March 2, 2015

GEHS football game postponed

Due to anticipated inclement weather, the Gardner Edgerton High School varsity football game scheduled for Friday, Oct. 4 has been rescheduled.

The Blazer squad will take on Blue Valley West at  2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Blue …

District hires interim temporary GEHS associate principal

Danedri Thompson

There’s a new associate principal at Gardner Edgerton High School. Walt Thompson, a retired administrator from Wyandotte High School, temporarily holds the title, according to Leann Northway, USD 231 communications director.

John Duncanson, a former physical education …

USD 231 may seek candidates for GEHS assistant principal

The school year is in full swing, but at least one staff position hangs in the balance at USD 231.
School board members approved John Duncanson to replace outgoing Gardner Edgerton High School Assistant Principal Mark Meyer last month. Duncanson’s …

3rd Annual Street Vault set for Aug 11

Some of the area’s best pole vaulters will assemble Aug. 11 in the north end of the Gardner Elementary parking lot for the 3rd Annual Street vault.
Event organizer Thane Nonamaker said nearly 60 vaulters aged fourth grade to 40 …

GEHS third quarter honor roll


Outstanding Scholars
Kaela Clabaugh; Rebecca Clark-Hargreaves; Kirstie Drew; Ashley Enright; Dustin Gillespie; Cheyanne Godwin; Greg Hopper; Chip Kueffer; Kristina Mitchell; Abby Rains; Kathryn Trivilino; Kaitlin Vaughan; Shannon Warren
High Honor Roll
Courtney Allen; Audra Barber; Emily Betthauser; Ashlee Bilhimer; …

GEHS students win state competition, head to nationals

Gardner Edgerton High School sent 12 students on two varsity teams to the inaugural National History Bowl State Competition in February.

The squads traveled to Chanute High School and walked away with the championship. The winning squad earned the final …

GEHS football team will play in football classic

Danedri Thompson

Fans can add one more game to the Gardner Edgerton High School football calendar

A Gardner Edgerton High School football player is ready to go during a game last fall. The Blazers will travel to East St.

GEHS, SHHS Graduations set for this weekend

GEHS Graduation
Date: Saturday, May 21
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Football field at the GEHS District Activities Complex

•In case of inclement weather, graduation ceremonies will be moved inside to the gymnasium.  Each graduate has been given six tickets to …

Diener to address graduating 2011 class

Mark Taylor

Marvin Diener, GEHS football coach, will address the Class of 2011 during this year’s graduation ceremony at 10 a.m. on May 21 at GEHS.

Diener, who was selected by students to speak at graduation, said he will …

EDITORIAL: After Prom, Project Grad parties protect students

Parents in Spring Hill for more than a dozen years have organized and provided an After Prom party for the community’s students attending prom. It has been successful, and has become an expected event. This year, parents in the Gardner …