October 21, 2014

4-H on display

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4-H members McKenna Holtgraver, Emily Gehlen, Kylie Rogers, and Claire Rogers showcase the 4-H with a display at Prairie Creek Elementary School.…

Around Town

QUESTION: Land just south of Gas City Convenience Store on Gardner Road recently sold at auction. Who purchased it?
ANSWER: Olathe Medical Center, Inc., purchased the 5.69 acre-plot. Stephanie Manning, a spokesperson for Olathe Health Systems, said officials have not …

Talking Tombstones

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On Oct. 7, Spring Hill Middle students presented Talking Tombstones for the Spring Hill Historical Society and the community.  The event which took place at historical downtown Main Street, had students portraying people of Spring Hill’s past.  Students …

Thieves take box trailer, supplies near intermodal

Law enforcement officers are seeking a box trailer that was stolen near the Interstate 35 interchange at Homestead Lane. The white trailer has Minnesota plates and a license plate number CAT9636. “PCI” was printed on its side.
According to detective …

Teacher struck during student fight at GEHS

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
A Gardner Edgerton High School student was transported to Johnson County Juvenile Assessment and following a fight at the school on Oct. 6.
According to Gardner Police Sgt. Jay Belcher, police responded to a physical altercation between …

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

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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 …

SHHS falls to Eudora

Despite taking an early 14-0 lead, the Spring Hill High School Bronco varsity football dropped a 32-14 Frontier League home decision to Eudora High School last Friday night.
Early on, Spring Hill took a 14-0 first quarter lead thanks to …