February 28, 2015

Largest squad in GEHS history expects challenging cross country season

Mica Marriott

The Gardner Edgerton High School Cross Country Team will compete with over 100 schools by the time state-championships come around this fall season. For the last thirty years, one of the most challenging opponents for GEHS Cross …

‘Blazers football poised for state championship run

Dave Switzer
Special to the Gardner News

Expectations are high for the 2010 Gardner Edgerton High School Football program.

The Gardner Edgerton Trailblazers pause during a game against De Soto last fall. The ‘Blazers schedule looks different this year as

GEHS class of 1990 to reunite

Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School class of 1990 is pictured in the GEHS gymnasium — currently the Wheatridge Middle School gymnasium — during the final week of high school in 1990. Submitted photo

The Gardner Edgerton High School …

GEHS ACT scores outpace state average

The Gardner Edgerton High School graduating class of 2010 has posted USD 231’s highest composite ACT score in history. The average composite ACT score for GEHS for 2010 is 22.8 according to figures released by the national office of the …

ESPN to broadcast GEHS football game

Corbin H. Crable

A small-town high school’s football team has garnered b

ABOVE: The Gardner Edgerton High School Trailblazers pause during their game against De Soto High School last fall. ESPN is set to capture ‘Blazer action on film

Frontier, Eastern KS Leagues share some common partners historically

Danedri Thompson

Although Gardner Edgerton High School leaves behind its common competitors of yesteryear in the Frontier League, the school’s new league home has a history with some of GE’s former Frontier rivals.

“Through the year’s (the EKL) has …

Bowen’s 16’0″ vault highlights showcase

Gardner-Edgerton High School senior-to-be Casey Bowen cleared 16’0″ to highlight an impressive performance by locals at the 1st Annual Gardner Summer Street Vault, Aug. 6.
Bowen was one of 19 area vaulters ranging in age from eight to 28 that …

GEHS to phase out horn logo

Danedri Thompson


Horn fever isn’t dying, but the logo associated with Gardner Edgerton  High School will be changing in the next three years.

The current horns logo will be phased out over the course of the next few years.

Opinion Column: High school students should value education

Veronica Mullin

Guest Columnist

Writing is a talent. Unfortunately, it’s a talent that is in danger of becoming lost to my generation. It’s probably not a surprising how many kids I know who roll their eyes at simple journaling assignments, …

Plank returns from Italian softball tour

Shelby Plank, a junior at Gardner Edgerton High School this fall, just returned from a 10-day visit to Italy. She made the tour as a member of an American 16-year-old girls fast pitch softball team. Submitted photo

Shelby Plank just …