April 18, 2015

Spring Hill school meals earn high reviews

In the Spring Hill School District, families can help ensure students have a great start to their academic day with a nutritionally sound breakfast and healthy lunch.  Last year, the district’s Nutrition Department served 240,000 lunches and 55,000 breakfasts. The …

SH Broncos fall due by last-second basket

Blue Valley Southwest High School scored in the final seconds of the game to defeat the Spring Hill High School Bronco varsity boys 55-53 on Dec. 14.
Southwest’s final score with just 11 seconds remaining spelled doom for the Bronco …

Lady Broncos lose at Paola

Falling behind 24-8 after one quarter, the Spring Hill High School lady Bronco varsity basketball team dropped a 65-20 decision at Paola High School on Dec. 19.
Despite the loss, Spring Hill got six points from Tessa Davids and four …

Late rally falls short for Broncos

For the second time in a week, the Spring Hill High School Broncos lost a close two-point game.
After a narrow loss to Blue Valley Southwest High School on Dec. 14, the Broncos pushed Paola High School to the brink …

Baker scores 20 points in win

Shelby Baker scored 20 points leading the Spring Hill High School lady Bronco varsity basketball team to a 47-37 win against West Franklin High School. With the win, SHHS took third place in a tournament at Osawatomie High School last …

SH students to receive MacBooks

Spring Hill Middle School and Spring Hill High School students will soon have access to MacBook Air computers.
USD 230 board members approved the purchase of computers for all students in grades 6-12 during a Dec. 8 board meeting. The …

PRMS Lady Jaguars fall short in late rally

Pioneer Ridge Middle School’s seventh grade varsity girls basketball team lost to Spring Hill Middle School last week, after a late rally fell short. At the final buzzer, the score read 25-18 in Spring Hill’s favor.
Early on, Pioneer took …

Sharemet to play volleyball at NCCC

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Spring Hill High School senior Elly Sharemet signed a national letter-of-intent to play volleyball at Neosho County Community College last week. Seated are Irene Shoemaker,Elly Sharemet, Robert Sharemet, and Spring Hill High School volleyball coach Alicia Von Stein. …

University update

Several local students graduated from Pittsburg (Kan.) State University on Dec. 12. They include Thomas Dale Kilmurray, of Gardner, and Jeffery L. Brotherton, Carl Kearney, Kelsey Michelle Kohn, and Brianna G. Stevens, all of Spring Hill.…

Welcome Santa

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Santa meets with a child at Santa’s workshop in Cornerstone Park.
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting Gardner this weekend.
On Friday, Dec. 12, the city’s parks department will host a Candy Cane Hunt in Cornerstone Park. …