April 17, 2014

Release forms for senior portraits neeeded

We are in need of release form from the following photographers in order for us to print any senior portraits that they took.  If your photographer is not on this this then we have already received permission to print the

Bronco soccer squad blanks Basehor Linwood

Placing its offense in high gear, the Lady Broncos soccer squad blanked Basehor-Linwood High School 11-0 in soccer action last week.
Alix Brown led the way with three goals. Also scoring goals were Sydney Shoemaker, Mikayla Smith, and Taylor Hayden. …

GEHS Blazer baseball splits doubleheader

The Gardner Edgerton High School varsity baseball team split in doubleheader competition at Ottawa last weekend.  In game one, GEHS dropped a 9-8 decision to St. James.  Carter Hohn pitched in that game. Nolan an Beets had three hits while …

Honor Roll 3rd Quarter

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Gardner-Edgerton pole vaulters lead Blazer charge at track invitational

Kyle Stubler sprints down the pole vault runway en route to a state-leading pole vault of 14-foot, 6-inches.  Photo courtesy of Courtney Franz

Kyle Stubler’s first place finish in the pole vault highlighted an impressive performance by the GEHS boys track team at the Olathe Invitational, April 12.
GEHS hosted the Olathe Invitational due to construction at the Olathe District Activity Center.
Stubler …

Lady Broncos sweep De Soto

The Lady Broncos softball team improved to 5-1 with a sweep of De Soto last week.
In game one, Sarah Brown was the winning pitcher as Spring Hill outscored De Soto 9-3.
It was the same winning story in game …

Blazers net wins at Paola tennis Invitational

Playing their best tennis of the season, the GEHS boys team netted several wins at the Paola Round Robin last week.
In number one doubles, Micah Van Vleet and Dylan Meeks posted a perfect 4-0 record and took first place.…

State legislators approve school funding plan

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Kansas legislators approved a budget that increases base state aid per pupil and adds an additional $129 million to public schools to equalize disparities between wealthier and poorer school districts.
Finance officials at Gardner-Edgerton School District and …

Complaint against former GE attorney dismissed

The Kansas Disciplinary Administrator dismissed a complaint against former Gardner Edgerton School District attorney, Joseph Hatley.
Rep. Bill Sutton, R-Gardner, requested that the administrator, which reviews complaints of misconduct against lawyers, examine Hatley’s conduct during a USD 231 board of …

Tovkach leads Blazer golf charge

Freshman Trystan Tovkach shot an 87 to lead the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer golf effort at Brookridge Country Club in Overland Park, last week.
Tovkach finished just eight strokes off first place. He shot a 45 on the front …