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  • Local |Business | February 16, 2014

    CivicPlus hires tech officer

    CivicPlus hired Andy Sharma as the new chief technical officer. He has a master’s degree in information systems and marketing. Sharma was previously employed by Dell as the IT senior manager. In his new position, Sharma will be responsible for leading the development team

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Abilene boys rout Wamego, 63-43

    At Abilene, the Red Raiders struggled all night against Abilene in a pivotal matchup between league favorites, losing on the road 63-43 in a game that was never close. The Cowboys led by eight after one and 17 at halftime in the rout. Eli Miller and

  • Area Schools | February 16, 2014

    Valley Heights 62, Wetmore 46

    At Wetmore, the Mustangs led by seven points at halftime before outscoring Wetmore by 10 in the third quarter to build a big lead heading into the final period. Sidney Blackburn led with 22 points, with Brandi Roepke chipping in 20. Valley Heights (16-1, 10-1 Twin-Valley) takes Tuesday

  • 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.

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