Month: February 2010

HUMBOLDT — Visiting Fredonia High blasted its way to an early lead against host Humboldt High, leading 22-4 after one period and 44-6 at halftime of a 68-23 win. The loss wraps up the regular…

PLEASANTON — Southern Coffey County High’s girls could do little wrong over the first 21⁄2 quarters of their Class 1A regional semifinal Friday. They Lady Titans shot well from the field and held Marais Des…

  It took 66 rolled up trash bags to seal the seams where the wall did not meet the floor in the trailer.  Even so, “it was never warm,” said Rose Elliss, remembering her “other…

SALINA — It was a bittersweet day for Iola High wrestling Friday at Salina’s Bicentennial Center. Iola High’s Chris Lynn recorded the first win at a state wrestling tournament for the Mustang wrestling program. After…

YATES CENTER — Yates Center High’s girls were efficient early on offense and even better on defense Friday. Their opening spurt gave the Wildcats all the cushion they needed to defeat visiting Altoona-Midway High 40-28.…

  Patrick and Carla Wachter, Overland Park, announce the birth of a daughter, Hyland Sophia, born Feb. 25, 2010, in Overland Park. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 inches long. She joins…

Anne Kazmierczak’s article in Thursday’s Iola Register was quite well written and informative. Her unfamiliarity with some of the technical aspects of radio transmission, however, was a bit amusing.The term “frequency” when speaking about any…

Tommy Chris Jensen, 57, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.He was born Jan. 18, 1953, in Iola, the son of Lewis B. and Mary Jane (Stephens) Jensen. He grew up…

Iola High’s Mustangs had the better offensive output in Thursday night’s first quarter of play. Then not many shots fell after that.Pittsburg High’s Purple Dragons turned a 7-2 deficit around by the halftime. They led…

FORT SCOTT — Iola High’s freshmen had a tough go of it in the second round of Fort Scott High’s freshman basketball tournament Wednesday.The Fillies lost 43-28 to Jayhawk-Linn. Alexa Fawson led the Fillies with…