Month: February 2017

Local author Donna Hawk Regehr, Iola, depicts the ravishing tale of a young woman’s escape from an experimental world in the dystopian adventure, “Mercy, Me” published December 2016. “There is nothing more exciting than holding…

WELLSVILLE — Playing defense is a lot easier when you are accustomed to having a 6-7 big man with a massive wingspan watching your back.That fact was on display in the Mustangs’ 69-59 loss in…

WELLSVILLE — In stark contrast to last Thursday’s game — where the Fillies got off to a great start and were able to lead Wellsville for a majority of the game before the Eagles surged…

CHERRYVALE — Having been routed by the Cubs in a makeup game only a week and a half earlier, the Cherryvale Chargers bit into another knuckle sandwich Tuesday night. Led by the sisters McCall, Humboldt…

Tuesday’s 8-2 victory over Wentworth Military Academy pushes Allen Community College’s record 12-1 this season.The Red Devils have also started off with an impressive 7-0 home mark in the young campaign.Sophomore Chase Gooding got the…

Kendall Hubert Ashford, 92, Iola, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at Windsor Place in Iola.Kendall was born Aug. 9, 1924, in Iola to Henry Tully and Anna Estelle (Smith) Ashford. He graduated from Iola High…

The Allen Community College baseball team’s scorching-hot start to the season continued on Monday with a dominating performance in a home sweep of Ottawa University’s junior varsity.Game one saw the Red Devils cruise to a…

Some familiar names for local high school softball fans helped spark a 4-0 Allen Community College  game-one victory over Oklahoma Wesleyan’s junior varsity on Monday in Iola.It started in the pitcher’s circle where sophomore Raegan…

Last Saturday, Iola senior Colton Toney and Humboldt wrestlers Dagen Goodner, Noah Johnson and Gunner Elder all punched their tickets to the Kansas State Championships. Now they know who they will be facing on the…

The legal system in America is based on the simple ideas of fulfilling the promises made and obeying the rules. For centuries people were forced to submit to a king that they did not choose…