October 24, 2014

Jags remain perfect

Scoring early and often, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School grade varsity football team posted a 44-0 home win against Wheatridge Middle School last week.
Pioneer, 6-0, went up 14-0 in the first quarter thanks to a 1-yard Andrew Adams touchdown …

National Walk to School Day

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Students, parents and staff at Grand Star Elementary School celebrated National Walk to School Day on Oct. 8. Participants walked to school or walked around the track before school started that Wednesday. The nationally-recognized day encourages physical fitness …

Gardner man charged following stabbing

Kyle Anthony Gutierres

Kyle Anthony Gutierres

A Gardner man is under arrest following a stabbing that occurred late in the afternoon on Oct. 8.
The victim …

GEHS lady Blazer golf team ends busy week

The Gardner Edgerton High School Lady Blazers conclude their golf season in regional competition this week.  Submitted photo

The Gardner Edgerton High School Lady Blazers conclude their golf season in regional competition this week. Submitted photo

It was a busy week for Coach Amy Van Rheen and the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazer golf team.
The lady …

Huskies undefeated

Compiling an impressive 271 yards of offense, the Trail Ridge Middle School Husky eighth grade varsity football team remained perfect at 6-0 with a 34-12 win versus Paola Middle School last week.
Leading the way was Jacob Hunsperger who carried …

Police arrest one in Gardner shooting

Gardner Police officers arrested a man for a shooting on Oct. 12. Police and Johnson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a domestic disturbance in Gardner early that morning.
At the scene, officers discovered one person had been shot and sustained …

Gardner man earns planning distinction

A Gardner man has earned 2014 New Horizon Honorable Mention for his master’s graduate report.
Mitchel Loring, a 2014 Kansas State University master’s graduate in regional planning from Gardner, looked at the application of social media-based methodology to Washington Square …

Blazer losing streak continues

Gardner Edgerton High School quarterback Colton Mullin hands off to Keegan Michael in action at Blue Valley North last week. The Blazers dropped a 31-15 decision.  Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Gardner Edgerton High School quarterback Colton Mullin hands off to Keegan Michael in action at Blue Valley North last week. The Blazers dropped a 31-15 decision. Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer football losing streak …

Blazer soccer squad blanks Heritage Christian

Dakota Steuber scored two goals leading the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer varsity soccer squad to a 3-0 win at Heritage Christian last week.
Steuber scored the two goals off assists by Jansen Ahrens and Sam Mayeske.
Carson Harding netted …

Big blimpin

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

The “Create a Great State” blimp was recently spotted at New Aircenter. The blimp, “Grow Missouri,” has been leased by a Missouri conservative group.…