Charles Ellis “Chuck” Basham, 57, of Omaha, Neb., died Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at his residence. He was born July 29, 1957, in Atlanta, Ga. Complete obituary information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home..

  • Rock Creek boys rally, win tourney

    Playing in the championship game at the Burlington Invitational, Rock Creek trailed most of the night and had to rally to take home the tournament title with a 55-52 win Saturday night. The Mustangs trailed 30-20 at halftime and by 14 .

  • Wamego 55, Holton 54

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego saw yet another game come down to the wire in the third-place matchup at the Tonganoxie Invitational. The Red Raiders held a lead after each of the first three quarters in the back-and-forth game, but were outscored 14.

  • McCain audience gets a look at the real William Shatner Ben.nyberg

    A new chapter in the storied rivalry between the Wildcats and Jayhawks was written this past Thursday, when Lawrence hosted the President of the United States and Manhattan welcomed the Captain of the Starship Enterprise. Granted, the U.S. President .

  • Riley County 49, Republic County 39

    At Hillsboro, Riley County salvaged its weekend with a pair of wins on the back side of the bracket, going 2-1 on the weekend and taking fifth place at the Trojan Classic with a 10-point win over Republic County. The .

  • Valley Heights 76, Frankfort 49

    At Onaga, Valley Heights defeated Frankfort in lopsided fashion to take seventh place at the Twin-Valley League tournament. The Mustangs led by 10 after the first quarter and won each quarter except for the third in the dominant win. Valley Heights .

  • Linn 48, BV-Randolph 12

    At Onaga, Blue Valley lost its final consolation game of the week to Linn in a dominant effort by the Bulldogs. The Rams finished their week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a 1-2 record. Blue Valley didn’t score .

  • Wamego 48, Chanute 34

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego managed to stay undefeated on the season with a big win over Chanute in the championship of the Tonganoxie Invitational on Saturday night, Wamego led by two at 15-13 after two quarters of back-and-forth basketball, but the .

  • Riley County 55, Republic County

    At Hillsboro, Republic County won each of the first three quarters of the third-place game at the Trojan Classic, but Riley County stormed back in the fourth quarter, outscoring Republic County 21-9 in the final quarter to earn the comeback .

  • Wetmore 61, Valley Heights 55

    At Onaga, Valley Heights lost the fifth-place game at the Twin-Valley League tournament to Wetmore to end its week with a 1-2 record in its first games without leading scorer Brandi Jo Roepke, who tore an ACL before the tournament .

  • Frankfort 57, Clifton-Clyde 43

    At Onaga, Frankfort closed out its week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a consolation game win over Clifton-Clyde to move to 2-1 on the week. The Wildcats trailed by five at halftime, but took a five-point lead into the .

  • Cats learn to lean on Williams Williams3.phatch

    Back in November, Kansas State needed every bit of Nino Williams’ 14-point, 12-rebound performance to hang on and beat Bradley. It was the third game of a stretch of six straight that saw Williams score in double figures — the longest .


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