September 23, 2014

Museum to host military muster

The Gardner Historical Museum will host an afternoon of conversation and socializing for all those who served at the Olathe Naval Air Station, Sunflower Ordinance Works or Nike Missile Base. Veterans and civilians are encouraged to attend and bring photos …

Gardner officers earn award for valor

The Kansas City Metro Chiefs and Sheriffs Association awarded two Gardner police officers with its “Bronze Award of Valor.”
The award recognizes police officers for their professionalism and their commitment above the normal call of service.
Sergeant Steve Benz and …

3rd quarter surge lifts BV Southwest past Blazers

 Jadon Pearson-Bruce ran for two touchdowns and over 200 yards in a 48-25  loss at Blue Valley Southwest last Friday night.  Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Jadon Pearson-Bruce ran for two touchdowns and over 200 yards in a 48-25 loss at Blue Valley Southwest last Friday night. Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Scoring three, third quarter touchdowns, the Blue Valley Southwest High School Timberwolves posted a …

SHHS hits the links

Spring Hill High School’s Mackenzie Fabrivious placed second, leading the lady Broncos to a third place team finish at the Osage City golf invitational last week.
Besides Fabrivious, Erika Ingold placed 13th out of the 60-player invitational.
“The team continues …

Ottawa football beats PRMS 7th graders

Battling until the end, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh grade varsity football team lost a hard fought 20-6 decision to visiting Ottawa last week.
Early on, Pioneer took control. The Jags went up 6-0, thanks to a touchdown strike …

Blazer Cross Country teams win Turner Invitational

Drake Taysom’s first-place finish helped the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity cross country team at the Turner Invitational Championship last week.
The varsity and JV boys team took first. The varsity girls took third.
Besides Taysom, other medalists …

GEHS tennis squad posts wins

It was a busy week for Gardner Edgerton High School Tennis Coach Derrick Abromeit and his lady Blazer team.
At the Sept. 15 quadrangular with Blue Valley Southwest High School, Bishop Miege High School and St. James Academy, GEHS’ Emily …

1 point separates winner, loser in SHHS football game

The Spring Hill High School Broncos rallied for 22 points in the fourth-quarter, but it wasn’t enough as the Bronco squad dropped a 44-43 decision to Ottawa High School during last weekend’s homecoming game.
The game featured nearly 1,000 total …

GARAGE SALE

Parking lot sale at Integrity Communications 408 E. Main St., Gardner. Sale starts at 8 a.m. on Saturday, September 27. Electronics, computer and phone equipment and lots more!…

Ewe win

Photo courtesy of Legacy

Photo courtesy of Legacy

Grady Allen, 13 of Gardner, poses with livestock judge Brad Angus at the Kansas State Fair after winning Champion Commercial Ewe and Supreme Champion Commercial Ewe, beating out 188 other ewes. Allen won several awards for …