April 16, 2014

Broncos resume basketball, wrestling competition

Following a short holiday break, the Spring Hill Broncos will begin a full slate of basketball and wrestling competition this week.
In boys basketball, coach Rick O’Neil’s team is 4-1 and will return to action against Blue Valley Southwest, January …

Broncos resume Basketball, wrestling competition

Following a short holiday break, the Spring Hill Broncos will begin a full slate of basketball and wrestling competition this week.
In boys basketball, coach Rick O’Neil’s team is 4-1 and will return to action against Blue Valley Southwest, Jan. …

Officials urge people to prepare for sub-zero temps

Kansas Division of Emergency Management officials are urging Kansans to prepare for snow and dangerous sub-zero temperatures and wind chills this weekend into early next week. The National Weather Service is forecasting two cold fronts with the first bringing colder …

Spring Hill Broncos outlast Paola, 60-56

Spring Hill High School  held off a furious fourth quarter rally and escaped with a hard fought 60-56 home win against rival Paola, Dec. 20.
Spring Hill led by 12 points entering the fourth quarter but saw Paola rally to …

KC Pumpkin Patch earns hard-fought permit

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Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
The KC Pumpkin Patch is moving, but the pumpkin cannon won’t be making the trip across town.
That’s the decision members of the board of county commissioners reached after hours of debate about whether to allow KC …

Gingerbread cookies teach math at SHES

There’s no day more fun than Gingerbread Cookie Day in kindergarten at Spring Hill Elementary School (SHES). Mixing math, science and problem-solving skills with baking, the students made cookies but were shocked when those tricky gingerbread cookies ran away and …

SH Lady Broncos lose

Falling behind 14-7 after  one quarter, the Spring Hill Lady Bronco basketball team lost a 67-46 decision to Paola, Dec. 20.
Paola held a 29-14 halftime lead and coasted to victory.
Despite the loss, Spring Hill got 21 points from …

Spring Hill expands residential stimulus

The city of Spring Hill has formally approved the continuation and expansion of its existing Residential Economic Development Stimulus Program, which has existed since 2011. The ability to save on building permits and defer payments for development fees has been …

Spring Hill school hosts tree of warmth

Student council members at Wolf Creek Elementary School organized a Tree of Warmth Drive Dec. 2 through Dec. 6. Students collected new hats, gloves, scarves, blankets and gently-used coats to donate to the Spring Hill Clothing Closet.
Wolf Creek Wranglers …

Hampton grabs gold at Eudora Invitational

Blake Hampton’s gold medal at 170-pounds highlighted an impressive effort by the Spring Hill Bronco Wrestling squad at the Eudora Invitational, Dec. 14.
Besides Hampton, Brandon Dofat finished third place at 132 pounds and fifth place awards went to Brad …