April 27, 2015

Students Participate in H&R Block Budget Challenge

Fourteen GEHS students recently participated in the H&R Block Budget Challenge. This activity is a simulation that involves managing money as if the students were recent college graduates. A total of 115 students participated in the annual event. The GEHS …

Sigma Phi Epsilon at Baker University Hosts Event

 

Sigma Phi Epsilon at Baker University Hosts St. Baldrick’s Foundation Head-Shaving Event to Raise Funds for

Childhood Cancer Research

 
With a Goal to Raise $2,000, 10 Volunteers Are Expected to Brave the Shave

 

What:               Sigma Phi Epsilon at Baker …

SH man named to K-State leadership fellows

Andrew Ewing, industrial engineering, Spring Hill, has been named to the inaugural class of the Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows. The leadership development program is part of the Staley School of Leadership Studies at Kansas State University.
The Staley School, in …

Sheriff’s office to host sobriety checkpoint

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with local law enforcement agencies, will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Johnson County the weekend of April 24, 2015.

Drivers suspected of being impaired will be given a brief sobriety test.  If the …

Council adopts incentives policy

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
City council members adopted an economic development incentive policy during an April 20 meeting. The policy will serve as a tool kit of sorts, providing developers with a list of 13 potential incentives and city officials with …

Earth, Arbor Day volunteer opportunity set

The city of Gardner will host its annual community clean-up in honor of Earth Day and Arbor Day this weekend. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 25
Volunteers will meet at the Gardner Greenway …

GEHS’ DeathTrap opens tonight

The Gardner Edgerton High School Theatre Department will present “Deathtrap” beginning Wednesday, April 22.
Written by Ira Levin, the play holds the record for longest-running comedy-thriller on Broadway. The five character, one-set play also won a Tony Award.
The curtain …

Blood Drive

Gardner Edgerton High School National Honor Society will be hosting a community blood drive from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 22 in the auxiliary gym. To make an appointment online, visit www.esavealifenow.org or contact Suzie Stewart at stewarts@usd231.com.…

Earth, Arbor Day volunteer opportunity set

Volunteers help plant trees and clean-up city parks during last year’s Gardner clean-up event. The annual volunteer opportunity is scheduled in conjunction with Earth Day and Arbor Day. File photo

Volunteers help plant trees and clean-up city parks during last year’s Gardner clean-up event. The annual volunteer opportunity is scheduled in conjunction with Earth Day and Arbor Day. File photo

The city of Gardner will host its annual community clean-up …

Blazers lose to St. Thomas Aquinas High

Conner Boyt

Gardner Edgerton High School sophomore Conner Boyt stroked a single against St. Thomas Aquinas last week. The Blazers dropped a 4-0 decision to the Saints. Submitted photo

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer varsity baseball team …