Archive for Thursday, December 1, 2005

Also from December 1

All stories

Off the Rim
December 1, 2005
Hamburgers, hot dogs, potato chips and a gym make for a fun male bonding experience. But throw in video games, and it becomes the ultimate guy party.
BHS wrestlers ready for first meet
December 1, 2005
After nearly three weeks of intense training, the Baldwin High School wrestling team eagerly awaits its first tournament of the season Saturday at Shawnee Mission East. The Bulldogs will compete against nine other teams Saturday, including Class 5A Kansas City Turner and Class 6A Wichita Heights. The meet will begin at 9 a.m.
Bulldogs hoping to overcome offensive woes in opener
December 1, 2005
Returning all but two players from last year’s team that went deep into sub-state, the Baldwin High School girls’ basketball team will use experience as it opens the season Friday. The Bulldogs will play their first game of the season at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Baldwin Junior High School gym against the Santa Fe Trail Chargers.
BHS boys focusing on defense for Friday’s opener
December 1, 2005
With offensive production not being a problem, the Baldwin High School boys’ basketball team hopes to improve its defense as it begins its season Friday night at home. The Bulldogs host Santa Fe Trail at 8 p.m. Friday in the Baldwin Junior High School gym.
Hurricane relief group finds someone to help
December 1, 2005
At long last, it appears Baldwin City’s efforts to aid victims of Hurricane Katrina will be up close and personal. A young mother of a 2-year-old girl who have stayed in various relief centers recently moved to the area.
Work continues at Black Jack park
December 1, 2005
Work continues at the Black Jack Battlefield and Nature Park east of Baldwin as volunteers scurry to meet the deadline of its dedication on June 2, 2006, the 150th anniversary of the battle which sparked the Civil War.
Protest petition forces alcohol onto ballot
December 1, 2005
It’s not going to be convenient for just about anyone to vote in the special election Dec. 22 regarding the sale of alcohol on Sundays in Baldwin City. It’s caused the need for special arrangements by many to cast their ballots.
Wife enters guilty plea in Willow Springs case
December 1, 2005
Shelley Ausherman, wife of former Willow Springs Township treasurer Bruce Ausherman, has pleaded guilty to one count of theft from a program receiving federal funds. The crime carries a maximum of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
Holiday activities will abound in Baldwin
December 1, 2005
If Friday’s annual shopping spree didn’t clue anybody in enough, this weekend’s activities in Baldwin City will make it official: Christmas time is here. The main attractions will be taking place in and around downtown Sunday afternoon and evening. Baker University will be hosting its 75th annual Christmas Candlelight Vespers at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the United Methodist Church, Eighth and Grove streets. Each program is scheduled to last just over one hour.
Letter to the Editor
December 1, 2005
Democracy is at work; it’s time for us to vote
December 1, 2005
Shelley Ausherman guilty in embezzlement
December 1, 2005
By Eric Weslander Theworldco.info The wife of the former Willow Springs Township treasurer has admitted embezzling more than $114,000 from the township’s coffers. Shelley Ausherman, wife of former treasurer Bruce Ausherman, falsified the township’s checks during a two-year period, according to a plea agreement reached last week in U.S. District Court.
Deaths
December 1, 2005
Baldwin Briefs
December 1, 2005
Oh, deer, here’s a timely tale
December 1, 2005