Ann Margret Montemayor Reporter, Basehor Sentinel

Recent stories

Linwood Library moves forward with new director
June 3, 2013
A lot has been changing at the Linwood Library in the past year, including a huge expansion of its digital material and two new directors.
Gardening and giving back
May 2, 2013
This summer, the Basehor Community Garden will provide an extra community service for residents in need thanks to Rustlers 4-H Club.
UPDATE: BLHS student dies after vehicle collision
01:27 p.m., April 23, 2013 Updated 07:16 p.m.
Basehor-Linwood School District has confirmed that student Shealyn Hayes, 15, of Basehor died Tuesday afternoon from injuries sustained in a car accident earlier that morning.
Mahjong madness
April 12, 2013
Mahjong is a lot like Rummy, but with 152 tiles and hundreds of patterns, it’s a little more complicated.
Improvements planned for highways, bus routes throughout county
February 27, 2013
Improving transportation for drivers and transit riders has been a priority for Wyandotte County over the last year. With a new bus route and work about to begin at Kansas Highway 7 and U.S. Interstate 70, transportation officials are hoping residents find it easier to get where they’re going.
Shopping opportunities now include Sam’s Club
February 27, 2013
The fate of the Legend Outlets shopping area is still unknown in 2013, but 2012 was still a year of new stores and restaurants for the popular destination.
Basehor man killed in Kansas City, Kan., shooting
January 10, 2013
A Basehor resident was killed in a double shooting Wednesday night in Kansas City, Kan.
The buzz on Beemolo
January 9, 2013
Mobile marketer Tom Fliger’s new app for smartphones is about building community and helping people navigate through several local communities, including Basehor and Tonganoxie.
Woman drives vehicle into Mirth Cafe Too
November 13, 2012
A car drove into a newly opened restaurant early Tuesday afternoon in Tonganoxie.
Firefighters go back to school to learn ins and outs of buses
October 31, 2012
Fire departments from across southern Leavenworth County had a rare opportunity Saturday to practice extrication on decommissioned school buses.

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Chris Bohling, left, took over as Linwood Library director this week. Former director Dave Hanson, right, has decided to retire.

Basehor Rustlers 4-H Club members brave chilly weather and rain last week to plant seedlings in their plot at the community garden.

Mahjongg is similar to the card game Rummy, but there are a couple hundred different patterns players can use to win. The patterns are laid out in a brochure, and are changed each year.

Basehor resident Tom Fliger created a new directory app for Basehor, Tonganoxie and Lawrence.

A woman drove her vehicle into Mirth Cafe Too on Tuesday afternoon.

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