July 26, 2014

Record setting year for Pioneer track team

It was a record setting year for Coach Ben Ryan and his Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade boys track team.
Several new records were set and the team finished first at the Frontier League meet.
Drake Taysom set a …

Daughters of Isabella award scholarships

Jan Dodds, right, presented scholarships from the Daughters of Isabella to Chelsea Spiller, left, and Luke Meyer, center.  Submitted photo
Jan Dodds, right, presented scholarships from the Daughters of Isabella to Chelsea Spiller, left, and Luke Meyer, center.  Submitted photo

Jan Dodds, right, presented scholarships from the Daughters of Isabella to Chelsea Spiller, left, and Luke Meyer, center. Submitted photo

Jan Dodds, scholarship chair of the Daughters of Isabella, St. Faustina Circle 1439 of Divine Mercy Perish, presented scholarships to …

Two Broncos sign letters of intent

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Spring Hill seniors Trevor and Sydney Cluck recently signed national letters of intent to compete in college this fall. Trevor will play football at Ft. Scott Community College and Sydney will play soccer at Missouri Western State University.…

Blazers lose Regional baseball opener

A 7-6 loss to Olathe South, May 21 brought the season to a close for Coach Corey Schrack and the Gardner Edgerton High School varsity baseball team.
The Blazers pushed south to the brink before bowing by one run in …

Lady Blazers qualify for state

The Lady Blazers track team finished second in the Blue Valley 6A Regional last week. The team will be well represented at the State meet in Wichita this weekend.  Submitted photo
The Lady Blazers track team finished second in the Blue Valley 6A Regional last week. The team will be well represented at the State meet in Wichita this weekend.  Submitted photo

The Lady Blazers track team finished second in the Blue Valley 6A Regional last week. The team will be well represented at the State meet in Wichita this weekend.  Submitted photo

Fourteen Lady Blazers will be making a trip to …

Blazer boys, girls track teams competes at Eastern Kansas League meet

Traezon Henderson and Jaylon Radel race to the finish line in the 100-meter dash during the Eastern Kansas League Championships last weekend. Radel finished in first. Henderson took fifth. Submitted photo
Traezon Henderson and Jaylon Radel race to the finish line in the 100-meter dash during the Eastern Kansas League Championships last weekend. Radel finished in first. Henderson took fifth. Submitted photo

Traezon Henderson and Jaylon Radel race to the finish line in the 100-meter dash during the Eastern Kansas League Championships last weekend. Radel finished in first. Henderson took fifth. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School is home to the fastest …

LEGAL NOTICE

Signed Capital Outlay Resolution

Oh, the places they’ll go

Staff photo by Danedri Thompson
Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

Staff photo by Danedri Thompson

As members of the Gardner Edgerton High School band watch, Savannah McDaniel walks across the stage to receive her diploma during GEHS’ graduation ceremony on May 17. GEHS sent 317 members of the class of …

Board approves tech purchases for schools

Gardner Edgerton USD 231 Board of Education members approved the purchase of new computers and other technology equipment for Trail Ridge Middle School. The middle school, located near Grand Star Elementary School, is set to open its doors to students …

Photography contest for Kansas students launched

Gov. Sam Brownback launched the “Happy Birthday, Kansas!” student photography contest during the History and Environmental Fair at the Kansas Historical Society in Topeka.
Brownback spoke to a group of fourth graders encouraging them to join with students across the …