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  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Pawnee (Neb.) 58, Frankfort 54

    At Pawnee City, the Wildcats led for three quarters against Pawnee City, but couldn’t come up with the victory, allowing their opponent to rally in the fourth score and win. Frankfort led by five points heading into the final quarter of play in a

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Wamego 53, Rossville 31

    At Rossville, the Red Raiders rebounded nicely from its Thursday loss to Rock Creek with a win over Rossville, taking a seven-point lead to halftime and outscoring the Bulldogs by 15 in the second half to pull away. Wamego (1-1) was led by Eli Miller’s 17

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Rock Creek 71, Clay Center 46

    At Clay Center, Rock Creek routed the Tigers, getting a game-high 27 points from Carson Becker in a game that was never close after the first quarter. Also in double figures for Rock Creek was Nate Berard with 12 and Caleb Rogge with 10. Clay Center was led

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Pawnee (Neb.) 38, Frankfort 22

    At Pawnee City, the Frankfort Wildcats dropped their season opener in lopsided fashion, despite playing close in the first two quarters. Frankfort (0-1) trailed by eight at halftime, but watched the deficit grow to double-digits by the end of the third quarter. The Wildcats were

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Wamego 54, Rock Creek 17

    At Flush, the Red Raiders started their season strong with a rivalry win over Rock Creek, taking control early and leading 34-10 at the end of the third quarter. The game ended with a running clock. Individual scoring was not available.

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Rock Creek 55, Wamego 52

    At Flush, Rock Creek came out on the winning end of a back-and-forth game against its Pottawatomie County rival, despite struggling to put the game away from the free-throw line in the final minute. Wamego led 52-51 on a Dillon Blain layup but Rock Creek

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Riley County 69, BV-Randolph 52

    At Randolph, Riley County jumped out to a 23-point halftime lead and never looked back against Blue Valley in the two teams’ season opener. Alex Sager led the Falcons with 12 points, while Brice Brummett, Nick Serrano and Zach Richard each had 10. The Rams were led

  • Area Schools | December 07, 2014

    Centralia 46, Valley Heights. 45, OT

    At Centralia, Valley Heights dropped its season opener in overtime to the Panthers, giving up a big second-half lead in the process. The Mustangs led 31-22 at halftime, but scored just 13 points combined in the second half to allow Centralia to force overtime. The Panthers

  • Gardening | December 07, 2014

    Cold tolerance of plants

    Greggeyestone1

    When it is cold outside, I have to put on extra layers of clothing or go inside to stay warm. Plants don’t have this option and must move water in and out of their cells to survive. A well hydrated plant is important for

  • Local |Kansas State University | December 07, 2014

    Program helps students become state-approved mediators

    As part of a new conflict resolution program, Kansas State University students are becoming eligible for state approval as mediators and are helping families and Kansas communities. The College of Human Ecology’s School of Family Studies and Human Services has started offering opportunities to


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