Archive for Thursday, March 17, 2011

Also from March 17

Obituaries
Polls

Did you fill out an NCAA Tournament bracket this year?

Response Percent
Yes, I filled out one bracket
 
44%
No, I didn’t fill out a bracket this year
 
40%
Yes, I filled out three brackets
 
12%
Yes, I filled out two brackets
 
4%
Yes, I filled out more than three brackets
 
0%
Total 25

All stories

Local employers nominated for Freedom Award
March 17, 2011
McLouth USD 342, as well as Pizza Hut of Leavenworth and two entities at Fort Leavenworth are four of 56 employers nominated for the 2011 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
The North Face Endurance Challenge coming to Kansas City
March 17, 2011
Outdoors outfitter The North Face is bringing its popular The North Face Endurance Challenge racing series to Kansas City, Mo., Aug. 28-29.
NFL receiver to tryout for Sporting KC
March 17, 2011
Chad Ochocinco, a wide receiver for the National Football League’s Cincinnati Bengals, will be in Kansas City next week for a four-day tryout with Major League Soccer club Sporting KC.
Three from Sporting KC to play for national teams
March 17, 2011
Three Sporting Kansas City players have been invited to play for their respective national teams during FIFA international dates in late March.
2011 Kansas Sampler Festival seeking volunteers
March 17, 2011
Organizers of the Kansas Sampler Festival say they are determined to equal or surpass last year’s success at the festival’s second year in Leavenworth and can do so with volunteer help.
Summer project: Basehor-Linwood school board gives go-ahead for restroom work
March 17, 2011
Not long after finishing the last of the construction projects associated with its 2007 bond issue, the Basehor-Linwood school district is planning to forge ahead with another, smaller project this summer — one that district officials expect to spark few objections.