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  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Tescott routs Blue Valley, 48-8

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    RANDOLPH — Blue Valley coach Matt Schreiber said it feels like his young team is on a theme park ride. On Friday night, the Rams were looking for their first win of the season against another struggling team in Tescott, but it seemed like nothing would

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Silver Lake romps at Riley

    RILEY — Neither the stiff wind nor the Riley County defense could slow down quarterback Ryan Matzke and defending Class 3A state champ and current No. 1 Silver Lake Friday night, as the Eagles took home the 42-7 win. It was the second leg of a brutal

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Red Raiders whip Marysville

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders trailed 2-0 after one quarter, but turned it on for the next three periods in a 55-9 victory over Marysville on Friday night in their NCKL opener. Wamego (3-0) had a punt blocked through the back of the end zone

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Burlingame 40, Frankfort 28

    At Burlingame, despite a good start to the game, the Wildcats couldn’t sustain it in a 40-28 loss to Burlingame. Frankfort (1-2) led 16-0 in the first quarter before Burlingame cut the lead to 28-24 by halftime. But it was all Burlingame in the

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Rossville 45, Rock Creek 0

    At Flush, Rossville piled on 35 points in the first half and then cruised to an easy win in the second half, the beating Rock Creek Mustangs, 45-0. Rock Creek (0-3) was hurt by the big play in the game, allowing Rossville to score touchdowns of 29, 59

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Troy 42, Valley Heights 25

    At Troy, the Mustangs couldn’t get it going until the second half and didn’t have enough in the fourth quarter in a 42-25 loss to Troy. Troy led 20-0 at halftime, scoring all 20 points in the second quarter. But the Mustangs (1-2) made

  • Gardening | September 21, 2014

    Group recommends gardeners test soil periodically

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    The Kansas Healthy Yards and Communities recommendation is to have your soil tested every 3 to 5 years or prior to a new planting. This soil test would identify the soil pH and nutrient levels to determine if turf, shrubs, flowers, food crops and trees have what

  • September 21, 2014

    Kansas native writes tales of NBA

    The little boy dribbled the basketball on the gravel driveway and dreamed of playing in the NBA.  He imagined the announcer saying, “Paul Shirley shoots…it’s good!” Many small town Kansas kids have dreams of playing in the NBA, but today we’ll

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Pottawatomie County hires economic development director

    Jack Allston will be the new executive director of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation. Allston, who came from Rio Rancho, N.M., began the job on Sept. 1. He has spent almost 40 years in the field of economic development working throughout North America and Canada.

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Action Pact promotes Nicholas Whitney

    Action Pact promoted Nicholas Whitney to director of design and production for Action Pact India (API). Whitney will assume his post in Kolkata, India, on Oct. 1. He will oversee the integration and management of the API office and will be designing workflow and production processes


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