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  • Local |Business | February 16, 2014

    Sunflower hires wealth adviser

    Sunflower Bank has hired Michael Hammersmith as a wealth management adviser. He will be serving prospective and current clients in the Junction City, Lawrence, Manhattan, Topeka, and Leeton, Mo., areas. Hammersmith earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a dual major in marketing

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | February 16, 2014

    KSU Foundation adds staff

    The KSU Foundation recently hired Jenna Harmison as development officer for annual giving and the 1863 Circle. A native of White City, Harmison most recently worked with Jack Morton Worldwide, an experiential and brand marketing agency, servicing their client, General Motors. She also worked with Meeting

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Rock Creek 71, St. Marys 17

    At St. Marys, the Mustangs dominated St. Marys from start to finish, leading 47-5 at halftime in a game that was never close. Individual scoring was not available. Rock Creek (14-2, 8-0 Mid-East) travels to Chapman on Tuesday.

  • Local |Business | February 16, 2014

    Chiropractor joins Rockhill

    Rockhill Chiropractic and Acupuncture added Amy E. Penrod-Filby. Originally from Garden City,  Filby earned her bachelor’s degree in life sciences from Kansas State University in 2005 before heading to Kansas City to attend Cleveland Chiropractic College where she earned her doctorate in chiropractic, graduating

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Valley Heights 55, Wetmore 41

    At Wetmore, the Mustangs continued its strong season with a comfortable win on the road over Twin-Valley League foe Wetmore. Game information was not available. Charles Musil scored 13 points for Valley Heights, with Derek Trimble adding 12. Valley Heights (15-2, 10-1 Twin-Valley) is off Tuesday before

  • Local |Business | February 16, 2014

    Fence company moves to Council Grove

    Hold’em Fence Company plans to move from its current location north of Alta Vista to the Morris County Industrial Park in Council Grove in order to better manufacture and serve the company’s growing list of clients. The Hold’em Fence Company manufactures turnkey-constructed

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Wabaunsee 43, Riley Co. 34

    At Alma, the Falcons played Wabaunsee even the whole night except for a second quarter where the Chargers outscored Riley County 15-6. Brice Brummett led all scorers with 21 points, with Trace Nelson adding 11. Riley County (4-12, 1-7 Mid-East) hosts Council Grove on Tuedsay.

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Hanover 36, Frankfort 32

    At Hanover, the Wildcats played Hanover close all night, going into halftime tied and trailing by two in the third quarter before coming up short in the end. Abra Shirley and Arianna Martin led Frankfort with seven points each. Frankfort (4-12, 3-7 Twin-Valley) takes Tuesday

  • Area Schools | February 15, 2014

    Hanover 56, Frankfort 47

    At Hanover, the Wildcats used a strong second quarter to take an eight-point lead to halftime, but stumbled in the fourth quarter, getting outscored 30-9 in the final period to fall on the road. Lucas Adams led Frankfort with 16 points, with Brett Kenworthy chipping in 14

  • Area Schools | February 15, 2014

    Wamego 48, Abilene16

    At Abilene, the Red Raiders took a 20-point lead to halftime and kept pouring it on the second half, routing Abilene to stay unbeaten. Lanie Page led Wamego with 18 points, with Allison Seufert chipping in 13. Wamego (16-0, 6-0 NCKL) hosts Clay Center on Tuesday.

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