Archive for Thursday, September 22, 2011

Also from September 22

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Polls

What upcoming holiday are you most looking forward to?

Response Percent
Thanksgiving
 
29%
Other
 
26%
Christmas
 
24%
Halloween
 
12%
Veterans Day
 
7%
Total 41

All stories

GM plant opened to visitors as part of thank you gesture
September 22, 2011
Being at the General Motors Fairfax Assembly Plant Thursday brought back fond memories for Joe Wells of Liberty, Mo.
Bulldog turnovers lead to Wildcats’s victory
September 22, 2011
Two costly turnovers — one in each half — doomed the Baldwin High School football team Friday night at Liston Stadium. De Soto scored a pair of touchdowns off the BHS turnovers.
BHS girls tennis players enjoy home tournament
September 22, 2011
Baldwin High School’s girls’ tennis program hosted its annual home varsity tournament last week before having its weekend outing canceled.
Bulldogs change defense, fall to Cyclones in three games
September 22, 2011
OTTAWA — Despite its third Frontier League loss of the season here Tuesday, the Baldwin High School volleyball team is remaining optimistic for the rest of its 2011 season.
Three consecutive wins for BHS boys’ soccer squad
September 22, 2011
OTTAWA — Relentlessly attacking the opposing defense and goalkeeper paid its dividends in the second half here Tuesday as the Baldwin High School boys’ soccer team won its third-consecutive game.
Cool, wet weather leads to fast times for BHS runners
September 22, 2011
Cooler, damp weather led to some fast times Saturday for the Baldwin High School cross country teams. Many Bulldogs ran their fastest times of the season or ever at the Baldwin Invitational at the Baldwin City Municipal Golf Course Saturday morning.
Ken Martin — Hall of Fame (horse)shoe in
September 22, 2011
If not for a heart attack 26 years ago, Ken Martin might not have received a prestigious honor by the Kansas Horseshoe Pitchers Association.
BHS homecoming activities won’t include downtown parade
September 22, 2011
Baldwin High School will be celebrating its homecoming Friday, but it won’t be having its annual afternoon parade that started a few years ago.
Baldwin Diner waitress saves young choking victim
September 22, 2011
A Baldwin Diner waitress put her first-aid training into practice recently when she came to the rescue of a young girl choking on a piece of meat. “It is one of those experiences you don’t think is ever going to happen to you,” Baldwin City Diner waitress Lisa Schultz said.
USD 348 enrollment slightly up, FTE estimated decline
September 22, 2011
Even with the significant change in elementary schools a year ago, USD 348’s enrollment has remained basically the same early in the 2011-2012 school year.
Overbrook celebrates 125th anniversary at annual festival
September 22, 2011
During the fifth annual Santa Fe Trail Festival, people gathered inside the main tent to rejoice over a special birthday. The Searchlight and Betterment Committee baked hundreds of cupcakes, and townspeople sang “Happy Birthday” to show their pride in celebrating the 125th birthday of their town, Overbrook.