December 18, 2014

Teams from 4 states compete at GEHS

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Kyle Cunningham won the 152-pound weight division in the season opener against Lansing High School last week. The Blazers defeated Lansing 45-20 un the home dual.  Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Kyle Cunningham won the 152-pound weight division in the season opener against Lansing High School last week. The Blazers defeated Lansing 45-20 un the home dual. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Three Gardner Edgerton High …

Late goal sinks Bronco boys basketball squad

Austin Downing’s three-point shot at the buzzer spelled doom for the Spring Hill High School boys basketball team in a tough 48-45 season-opening loss at Eudora High School Friday night.
Eudora’s Downing, who scored a game-high 25 points, tied the …

Engagement

Eichelberger - Jensen

Eichelberger – Jensen

Roy and Linda Jensen of Gardner, Kan.,  would like to announce the engagement of their son, J. Andrew Jensen, to Brooke M. Eichelberger.
Ms. Eichelberger is the daughter of Alan and Roxie Eichelberger, of Salina, Kan.
The …

Kansas joins lawsuit against executive amnesty

Kansas will join Texas and 15 other states in a legal challenge to President Obama’s unilateral decision to stop enforcing parts of federal immigration law.
The Texas-led lawsuit, filed in federal district court in Brownsville, Texas, seeks a declaration that …

Police investigate scenes at 2 unattended deaths

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Gardner Police responded to two unattended deaths within three days last week. One is still under investigation.
Steve Benz, Gardner Police Department public information officer, said the two deaths were completely unrelated. Both deaths occured inside residences. …

Blazers beat Lansing in home wrestling dual

Gardner Edgerton High School junior Dustin Carstens placed fifth in the 170-pound weight class in the Blazer Invitational last weekend. Nationally-ranked wrestlers from four states competed. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School junior Dustin Carstens placed fifth in the 170-pound weight class in the Blazer Invitational last weekend. Nationally-ranked wrestlers from four states competed. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Using balanced scoring, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer …

Lady Mustangs defeat Spring Hill

Ashlyn Anderson scored eight points leading the Wheatridge Middle School lady Mustang eighth grade basketball team to a 31-17 win at Spring Hill Middle School last week.
In addition to Anderson’s points, Kaylee Cox and Mckinsey Aynes each added six …

2014 Holiday Homes Tour

Tour homes were lavishly decorated for the holidays. Tour homes include 249 W. Main St, 212 W. Park, 154 W. Warren, 415 S. Center, and 439 S. Center. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com

Tour homes were lavishly decorated for the holidays. Tour homes include 249 W. Main St, 212 W. Park, 154 W. Warren, 415 S. Center, and 439 S. Center. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com

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Special

Blazer basketball season begins against Mill Valley

After nearly three weeks of practice, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys basketball team will open the season at home against the Mill Valley High School Jags this week.
Six seniors return led by point guard Brett Wright. Wright …

Local towns rank among best to raise families

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Gardner and Spring Hill rank among the top places in Kansas for young families, according to a study by Nerd Wallet.com. The internet number crunchers considered public school excellence, home affordability and growth and prosperity in its …