March 2, 2015

Gardner police seek suspect in attempted robbery

Gardner police are seeking a suspect in an attempted armed robbery outside the Liquor Barn, 512 E. Main Street.
Police responded to the incident at the store at approximately 1 p.m. on Feb. 19.
According to a press release, a …

New businesses open doors in Edgerton over last few years

In his state of the city address, Edgerton Mayor Don Roberts highlighted a number of new businesses that have opened their doors in the community in the last few years.
They include:
• ACA Catering/A Cup Above
312 E. Nelson…

4th-quarter Louisburg run sinks SHHS Broncos

The Louisburg High School lady Wildcats rallied for 18 fourth quarter points and handed the lady Broncos a disappointing 52-36 loss last week in Frontier League play.
Early on, the Spring Hill High School girls basketball team made a game …

Lady Blazers lose to STA on senior night

Falling behind early, the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazers dropped a 47-29 Eastern Kansas League decision to St. Thomas Aquinas High School on senior night, Feb. 20.
GEHS, now 8-11, trailed 10-5 after one quarter and 22-13 by halftime. …

City officials anticipate more building permits

Danedri Thompson
The number of building permits issued in the city of Gardner has steadily increased since 2011, and city planning technician Travis Hulse anticipates the growth to continue this year.
In 2004, Gardner issued 443 single family home …

Freshmen team drops game to Blue Valley

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazers freshman boys basketball team dropped a hard fought, 64-53 decision to Blue Valley High School last week.
The loss failed to overshadow a 12-point scoring effort by GEHS’ Jace Sprague. …

Winning streak continues for GEHS team

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity basketball team continued its winning streak with victories against Blue Valley High School and St. Thomas Aquinas High School last week.
Against Blue Valley, GEHS posted a 73-68 win behind the 19-point …

Juvenile arrested in search

Danedri Thompson
Gardner Police officers executed a search warrant that lead to the arrest of a juvenile on Saturday, Feb. 21.
Officers searched a home on Woodson Street seeking narcotics.
“It’s a case we’ve been working,” acting police chief …

State Qualifiers

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Eight Blazers qualified for the 6A state wrestling meet in Park City this weekend. They include, in the back row; Tyler Norton at 132 pounds, Dustin Carstens at 170-pounds, TJ Burger at 138 pounds, Dylan McDonald at 126 …

New head coach prepares to takeover Bronco team

Spring Hill High School has hired Jason Feeback , pictured here, as head football coach.  Submitted photo

Spring Hill High School has hired Jason Feeback , pictured here, as head football coach. Submitted photo

Jason Feeback will head the Spring Hill High School football team next year. As head coach, Feeback is tasked with continuing to grow …