November 1, 2014

Firefighters respond to smoke at SH glass plant

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Firefighters battled at two-alarm fire at AGC Glass Plant in Spring Hill on Sept. 22.
Johnson County Fire District No. 2 personnel spotted smoke from their nearby station at approximately 10:40 a.m. They reported the fire …

1 point separates winner, loser in SHHS football game

The Spring Hill High School Broncos rallied for 22 points in the fourth-quarter, but it wasn’t enough as the Bronco squad dropped a 44-43 decision to Ottawa High School during last weekend’s homecoming game.
The game featured nearly 1,000 total …

SH announces business of the year nominees

The Spring Hill Chamber of Commerce has announced its business appreciation award nominations for 2014.
Service Business of the Year nominees include Candlewood Suites, Golden Living Center of Spring Hill and Kim Thompson Insurance Agency.
Nominees for Retail Business of …

SHHS win poultry judging at state fair

Spring Hill High School students Connor Hecke and Ali Davids will be representing Kansas in the National Poultry Judging competition in Louisville, Kentucky in October. They are members of the Miami County Senior Team who won first place at the …

SHHS JV volleyball takes first place

FRONT ROW: Kati Hall, Mandie Felker SECOND ROW: Emily Dendy, Kayla Artz, Haylee Hitchens, Rachel Burger THIRD ROW: Jamie Hoffman, Kelsey Kroutch, Savanah Leaton, Sarah Brown and coach Chip Lloyd. Submitted photo

FRONT ROW: Kati Hall, Mandie Felker SECOND ROW: Emily Dendy, Kayla Artz, Haylee Hitchens, Rachel Burger THIRD ROW: Jamie Hoffman, Kelsey Kroutch, Savanah Leaton, Sarah Brown and coach Chip Lloyd. Submitted photo

Lady Broncos, while not being as tall or …

Spring Hill High School to celebrate Homecoming at week’s end

Spring Hill High School homecoming candidates pose for a photo. They include, from right to left: Caleb Volkman, Amber McClurg, Michael Londene, Katy Crooks, Ali Ghaisarnia, Abby Bell, Tyus Heinrich, Lilly Smith. Homecoming king and queen will be crowned during halftime of the SHHS football game against Ottawa High School on Sept. 19. Submitted photo

Spring Hill High School homecoming candidates pose for a photo. They include, from right to left: Caleb Volkman, Amber McClurg, Michael Londene, Katy Crooks, Ali Ghaisarnia, Abby Bell, Tyus Heinrich, Lilly Smith. Homecoming king and queen will be crowned during

SHHS student named National Merit semifinalist

Anna Mitchell

Anna Mitchell

Anna Mitchell, a Spring Hill High School (SHHS) senior, has been named a 2015 National Merit Semifinalist. Semifinalists are high school students with the highest scores on the Preliminary SAT test.
After high school, Mitchell’s plans are to …

Brenneman, Burke pace Bronco CC team

First place finishes by Dylan Brenneman and Macy Burke helped the Spring Hill High School cross country teams to second place finishes at the Ottawa Triangular last week.
“The teams competed very well on likely what is the hilliest course …

JV volleyball tourney pits Lady Broncos as champs

Posting an 8-4 record, the Spring Hill High School JV volleyball team won the Frontier League title last week.
“The level of tourney play was outstanding this year,” Coach Chip Lloyd said. “I’m really proud of our effort.”
In the …

SHHS volleyball team hits into new season

After nearly a month of practice, the Spring Hill High School Lady Broncos volleyball team began the season at a home meet last weekend.
In pool play, Spring Hill lost to Baldwin High School, 17-25 and 18-25; and to Paola …