Month: April 2010

MORAN — Marmaton Valley High’s Wildcats were down 1-0 coming to bat in the third inning when the rain halted play last Thursday.St. Paul’s Indians re-turned to Moran Wednesday and the teams resumed play. The…

The contracts of a pair of Allen County Community College instructors will not be renewed for the 2010-11 academic year.College trustees, in an adjourned meeting Wednesday, announced they will not renew the contracts of music…

Iola Middle School students Bryce Misenhelter, Abigail Taylor, Clara Wicoff, Taylor Heslop and Zach St. Clair brought home a first place win from the April 21 Personal Finance Challenge at Wichita State University.To attend the…

BURLINGTON — Humboldt High’s track athletes competed at a Burlington High track meet Tuesday.Raquel Hill claimed silver medals in the 1600-meter run and the 3200-meter run. Her times were 6 minutes, 11 seconds for the…

Allen County Community College’s 2010 Red Devils finished the regular season with the most wins by an ACCC softball team. They went 38-20 this season.In 1989, Allen County went 37-7 in the regular season winning…

The Near East comes to Iola tonight through Saturday when Allen County Community College presents “Arabian Nights.” The production, directed by drama instructor Tony Piazza, is a 1992 adaptation of the 1,200 year-old tale of…

Iola, Uniontown, Humboldt, Yates Center will host events Kansas celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Kansas State Track and Field meet May 28-29 at the 2010 Kansas State High School All-Class Track and Field Championships…

Thank you, Mr. Lynn, for your article supporting a new transportation program. Every dollar spent on highway construction, and this includes local county bridges and city street paving, equals three dollars in economic development. Even…

Iola High School’s forensics team will offer a number of humorous performances at a pair of state competitions Friday and Saturday.The students will travel to Topeka Friday to compete in the State One-Act Championships, where…

Sen. John McCain led the way toward sensible immigration reform before angry politics turned him around 180 degrees. Last week Arizona Republicans passed a punitive immigration bill that requires police there to stop anyone they…