May 28, 2015

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
dthompson@gardnernews.com

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
submissions@gardnernews.com

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 …

Organ recipient advocates the gift of life

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Gardner Edgerton High School student Evan Donahue needed a second chance at life the moment he was born.

Diagnosed with posterior  urethral valves right after birth, Donahue was going to need a new kidney at some point …

GE grads offer insight into life after high school

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnernews.com

Fourteen Gardner Edgerton High School alumni from the class of 2010 gathered to talk to the school’s current seniors about what they will face when they walk out the high school doors and onto college campuses and  …

GE falls to BV in state semi-final

BLAZERS FALL IN STATE SEMI-FINALS

Dave Switzer

Special to the Gardner News

Gardner Edgerton’s magical football season ended a game short of the ultimate prize – a state championship.

The ‘Blazers lost a heartbreaker to Blue Valley 45-43 in a …

‘Blazer football squad preps for BVHS rematch

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnernews.com

The undefeated Trailblazer football team will take its show on the road this Friday evening when team members travel to Blue Valley High School in a high-stakes rematch that will reward the winner with a birth to …

GEHS Veterans program highlights local service members

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnernews.com

When Carley Lintz awoke on the morning of Oct. 12, 2006 at 3 a.m. to the sound of her sobbing mother, she knew life had changed forever, her step-father, Rodney Price, was wounded in Mosul, Iraq while …