December 17, 2014

SH students to receive MacBooks

Spring Hill Middle School and Spring Hill High School students will soon have access to MacBook Air computers.
USD 230 board members approved the purchase of computers for all students in grades 6-12 during a Dec. 8 board meeting. The …

Out and about in Gardner

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Jason Camis, president, Southwest Johnson County Chamber of Commerce, and Chris Morrow, Gardner mayor, attended the chamber’s ribbon cutting ceremony at R&K Downtown Café and Betty Lou’s Sweet Shop. R & K is located at 108 S Elm.…

LPKC developer expands

Northpoint Development, the master developer for the Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC), is expanding nationwide. In addition to finding tenants for properties in Edgerton, the company announced last week that it had purchased land near Fort Wayne, Ind.
The development …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …

PRMS Lady Jaguars fall short in late rally

Pioneer Ridge Middle School’s seventh grade varsity girls basketball team lost to Spring Hill Middle School last week, after a late rally fell short. At the final buzzer, the score read 25-18 in Spring Hill’s favor.
Early on, Pioneer took …

JV boys leap to early lead to defeat MVHS

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys JV team jumped to a 14-7 first quarter lead and coasted to a 56-41 win against Mill Valley High School in the GEHS season opener, Dec. 9.
“For the first game of the …

Sprint employees deliver holiday bikes

Pictured: Mike Hankins, Zach Taylor and Pat Hills Photo courtesy of Janeice Rawles

Pictured: Mike Hankins, Zach Taylor and Pat Hills Photo courtesy of Janeice Rawles

Every year Sprint holds a on line auction to raise funds to purchase bikes for The Red Bag Families Organization.
This year 92 bikes were bought and …

Sharemet to play volleyball at NCCC

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Spring Hill High School senior Elly Sharemet signed a national letter-of-intent to play volleyball at Neosho County Community College last week. Seated are Irene Shoemaker,Elly Sharemet, Robert Sharemet, and Spring Hill High School volleyball coach Alicia Von Stein. …

Reverend Howard Ray Curry

curry (2), age 93, La Cygne, Kansas passed away on Friday December 12, 2014. He was born at Mulberry, Kansas on March 29, 1921 the son of William and Pauline (Gary) Curry. He married Ruth Lee on October 7, 1942. He …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers past Mill Valley

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …