July 25, 2014

Everyone loves a parade

Staff photo by Danedri Thompson
Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

A Girl Scout tosses candy during the Frontier Days Parade in Edgerton on June 21. The parade drew several floats, walkers, dog and horse show-ers and even a handful of politicians.

Next Level baseball squad marks successful season, tournament play

FRONT ROW:  Nick Bozinos, Trey Bebee, Cameron Schultz, Zak Jonas, Tristan Davis, Hunter Cole.  MIDDLE ROW:  Dalton Mall, David Adamson, Nick Ingolia, Henry Savasten, Leon Gaeta, Dutch Kauffman, Reid Frase. BACK ROW:  Steve Adamson, coach; Lee Kauffman, coach and Jeff Frase, head coach. Submitted photo
FRONT ROW:  Nick Bozinos, Trey Bebee, Cameron Schultz, Zak Jonas, Tristan Davis, Hunter Cole.  MIDDLE ROW:  Dalton Mall, David Adamson, Nick Ingolia, Henry Savasten, Leon Gaeta, Dutch Kauffman, Reid Frase. BACK ROW:  Steve Adamson, coach; Lee Kauffman, coach and Jeff Frase, head coach. Submitted photo

FRONT ROW:  Nick Bozinos, Trey Bebee, Cameron Schultz, Zak Jonas, Tristan Davis, Hunter Cole. MIDDLE ROW:  Dalton Mall, David Adamson, Nick Ingolia, Henry Savasten, Leon Gaeta, Dutch Kauffman, Reid Frase. BACK ROW:  Steve Adamson, coach; Lee Kauffman, coach and Jeff

Frontier Days 2014

2014 Abdallah Miss Congeniality, Lilly Fleming rides in Edgerton's Frontier Days parade.

2014 Abdallah Miss Congeniality, Lilly Fleming rides in Edgerton’s Frontier Days parade. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com

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In June of every year, the community of Edgerton Kansas celebrates it’s …

Blazer vaulters excel

It continues to be a successful summer for coach Thane Nonamaker and his Blazer pole vaulters.
In the vault United Invitational at St. Theresa’s High School June 21, Tim Visos-Ely cleared 11-feet, 6-inches. and Connor McGuire topped 13-feet.
Kyle Stubler …

Graduates of Edgerton Rural High School reunite

Members of the 1934-1935 Edgerton Rural High School basketball team are pictured. The photo is one of many from ERHS that hangs at the Edgerton Community Museum. Alumni of the school, which consolidated with the Gardner School District in 1966, held a reunion last weekend. Submitted photo
Members of the 1934-1935 Edgerton Rural High School basketball team are pictured. The photo is one of many from ERHS that hangs at the Edgerton Community Museum. Alumni of the school, which consolidated with the Gardner School District in 1966, held a reunion last weekend. Submitted photo

Members of the 1934-1935 Edgerton Rural High School basketball team are pictured. The photo is one of many from ERHS that hangs at the Edgerton Community Museum. Alumni of the school, which consolidated with the Gardner School District in 1966,

University update

More than 4,000 students graduated from the University of Kansas on May 18.
Several area students received degrees during KU’s 142nd Commencement last weekend.  They include:
Nicole Bernard, of Gardner. Bernard received a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Studies.
Jamie …

August primary voters to choose party candidates in several races

Danedri Thompson
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Democrats, Republicans and unafilliated voters will have choices on the Aug. 5 primary ballot. The deadline for candidates to file for federal, state and county offices closed on June 2, and now it’s up to voters to …

Brief

Photo courtesy of Walter Hermreck
Photo courtesy of Walter Hermreck

Photo courtesy of Walter Hermreck

Brian Newby, Johnson County Election Commissioner, discussed election issues and answered questions June 19 as the guest of the Gardner Edgerton Republican group. About 35 were in attendance. Newby was first appointed commissioner by Kansas

Gardner Golf Course hosts annual junior clinic

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week.  Submitted photo
Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week.  Submitted photo

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week. Submitted photo

The 24th Annual Junior Golf Clinic …

Gubernatorial candidate to walk in Edgerton parade

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Gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis will be in the Frontier Days Parade in Edgerton on June 21.

The Democrat said he’s eager to speak with voters in southwest Johnson County.

“We will be in the line-up, and we’ll try to be …