Archive for Thursday, March 3, 2011

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West overpowers North girls in 6A substate
March 3, 2011
There may have been no tougher first-round draw in Class 6A substate girls basketball than the Shawnee Mission West, and that’s who eighth-seed Shawnee Mission North drew.
Buzzer-beater edges Northwest girls in OT
March 3, 2011
As losses go, they don’t come much crueler than this.
Shawnee Mission school district discusses “bleak” budget outlook
March 3, 2011
District officials conduct year’s second legislative information session
Defending champs edge Mill Valley boys
10:32 p.m., March 3, 2011 Updated 03:44 p.m.
The Mill Valley boys basketball team has been looking to reaffirm its identity as a tough basketball program all season.
Shawnee lands senior softball tournament
March 3, 2011
The Shawnee Convention & Visitors Bureau won the bid to host the Midwest Championship for Senior Softball USA, the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce announced this week.
Shawnee population up 30 percent since last census
City maintains spot as Kansas’ seventh most populous place
03:26 p.m., March 3, 2011 Updated 04:55 p.m.
Shawnee grew almost 30 percent in the past decade but remains in the same spot — seventh — on the list of Kansas’ largest cities, according to census data released today.
Home, Lawn and Leisure Expo will be March 11 and 12 in Leavenworth
March 3, 2011
The Home, Lawn and Leisure Expo will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, March 11 and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, March 12 at the Riverfront Community Center, Esplanade and Delaware streets in downtown Leavenworth.
Theatre in the Park auditions set for March 26-27
March 3, 2011
Those interested must complete online form before audition
BV West edges SMNW boys in substate
March 3, 2011
Shawnee Mission Northwest picked up steam late in the boys basketball season as the Cougars finally returned to full strength.
Southwest stuns Mill Valley girls in substate opener
March 3, 2011
The Mill Valley girls turned in the greatest regular season in program history during the 2010-2011 campaign by compiling a glistening 17-3 record along the way to earning the No. 2 seed in the Class 5A substate tournament.
BVNW beats North boys in substate opener
March 3, 2011
Shawnee Mission North had its hands full with its Class 6A substate basketball opener Wednesday at Blue Valley Northwest.
Knitters’ mission is to welcome newborns to life
March 3, 2011
On the last Saturday of the month, a group of women meet with the purpose of providing a little more warmth and happiness to people they don’t know and likely will never meet.
Kaw Valley Relay for Life expects to reach milestone in 2011
March 3, 2011
With 24 teams already signed up for this year’s Kaw Valley Relay For Life, the event is well on its way to meeting a big goal in its ninth year.