• Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Wamego 52, Concordia 38

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders started slow but got separation in the second half to beat Concordia. Wamego led 17-13 at halftime, but led by 14 after three quarters and maintained the lead through the end of the game.

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Silver Lake 52, Rock Creek 35,

    At Flush, the Mustangs took a three-point lead into the second quarter against Silver Lake and trailed by just one at halftime, but couldn’t keep it up in the second half. Silver Lake outscored Rock Creek 20-9 in the third quarter to blow the

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Riley Co. 57, Rossville 39

    At Riley, the Falcons took a 10-point lead to halftime and won each of the final two quarters to win big over the Bulldogs at home. Jordan Clouse led all scorers with 16 points, while Alyssa Kulp had 14 and Bethany Crubel had 13 for the Falcons.

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Centralia 70, BV-Randolph 26

    At Centralia, Blue Valley trailed 19-9 after one quarter against the Panthers, but the Rams were outscored 20-3 in the second quarter to blow the game open in a lopsided loss. Megan Plummer led the Rams with 10 points, while Tess Henry and Courtney Anderson each

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Valley Heights 46, Hanover 39

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 46, HANOVER 39 At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs were tested against Hanover, but managed to hold on for the win after taking just a two-point lead into the fourth quarter. Valley Heights used a strong second quarter to lead 24-17 at halftime, but gave much

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Axtell 61, Frankfort 34

    At Axtell, Frankfort hung tough for a quarter, but was outscored 18-3 in the second quarter en route to a lopsided loss against Axtell. Abra Shirley led the Wildcats with 14 points, while Maura Kennedy chipped in seven points.

  • Arts & Leisure | January 11, 2015

    Bridal show, couples who make art, MLK sermon

    SUNDAY Flint Hills Bridal Show, noon-5 p.m. Featuring more than 70 booths of wedding professionals to help assist with your special plans. This show has an interactive fashion show with four different bridal shops showcasing the latest wedding fashions. Garden Inn Conference Center.   Read with

  • Editorials | January 11, 2015

    Getting the recipe just right

    We don’t have the perfect solution to the problem of food trucks operating on public streets, but we are confident that individuals smart enough to own and operate businesses will be able to come up with some options. We rather like the idea of

  • Men's Basketball | January 11, 2015

    Hurt comes up big in Cats’ win

    NORMAN, Okla. — Last week, Kansas State coach Bruce Weber said Stephen Hurt asked for a meeting with him. The 6-foot-11 junior-college transfer wanted to know what it would take to get more minutes on the floor. Weber told him they probably weren’t giving him

  • January 11, 2015

    Couple starts trolley business along Miami County wine trail

    Let’s hit the trail. It’s not a biking trail or a hiking trail, this is a wine trail. Now it is possible to hit this wine trail by trolley. During the past two weeks, we learned about the growing wine business in Miami

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