March 2, 2015

USD 230 highlights recent success stories

A USD 230 elementary school student poses with her lunch tray. The Spring Hill District is one of five districts in Kansas to receive flawless marks for its nutrition program. Submitted photo

A USD 230 elementary school student poses with her lunch tray. The Spring Hill District is one of five districts in Kansas to receive flawless marks for its nutrition program. Submitted photo

• Kansas Horizon Award Winners
The Kansas State …

Tech changes SH district’s learning landscape

A Spring Hill School District student uses her district-supply MacBook. Every student in grades 6-12 has a laptop. Submitted photo

A Spring Hill School District student uses her district-supply MacBook. Every student in grades 6-12 has a laptop. Submitted photo

Working to exceed academic goals is engrained in the mindsets of students, staff members and administrators in the Spring Hill …

McKelvey leads Mustangs past SH

Teven McKelvey scored 21 points leading the Wheatridge Middle School Mustang seventh grade varsity boys basketball team to a 41-26 win over Spring Hill Middle School last week.
Behind McKelvey, WMS took control in the second half and avenged an …

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 …

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 …

World at Wheels

Staff photo by Brandon Humble

Staff photo by Brandon Humble

This 2012 Challenger RT belongs to John Dost, Spring Hill.…

SHHS celebrates winter homecoming

Pictured are Spring Hill High School 2015 Winter Homecoming candidates. In front: Brenna Ewing, Haley Potter, Shelby Baker and Riley Pettit. In back: Brandon Dofat, Danny Hodge, Ryker Johnson and Bradley Smith. King and Queen will be crowned during at a basketball game on Feb. 20. Photo courtesy of Christine Splichal

Pictured are Spring Hill High School 2015 Winter Homecoming candidates. In front: Brenna Ewing, Haley Potter, Shelby Baker and Riley Pettit. In back: Brandon Dofat, Danny Hodge, Ryker Johnson and Bradley Smith. King and Queen will be crowned during at

Lady Broncos turn back Eudora, 33-30

With a balanced scoring attack, the Spring Hill High School lady Broncos basketball team turned back Eudora High School last week. The Broncos edged out Eudora 33-30 in Frontier League action.
Spring Hill jumped to an early 9-2 first quarter …

Wally’s Valentines Day surprise

Trails West Barbershop Chorus of Olathe  pictured outside of Blazers Restaurant. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, Kcvideo.com

Trails West Barbershop Chorus of Olathe pictured outside Blazers Restaurant. Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, Kcvideo.com

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Trails West Barbershop Chorus of Olathe had barbershop quartets out delivering singing valentines to …

Full candidate slate for councils, school boards

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
There will be a full slate of candidates for school board and city councils in Gardner, Edgerton and Spring Hill. There will not be a local primary election, though.
Seven candidates filed for three seats on the …