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HUMBOLDT — Both of Humboldt High’s boys and girls teams got off to quick starts in their respective midseason tournament games against St. Paul Thursday. While the Cubs were able to keep their torrid pace…

HUMBOLDT — In an unlikely matchup forced upon both teams by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Iola High did what it was supposed to do against an undersized, undermanned and winless Marmaton Valley High squad. The…

ATLANTA (AP) — Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth’s home run record and gracefully left his mark with 755 homers and a legacy as one of…

HUMBOLDT — Kady Hart wasn’t about to let the loss of her junior year of high school softball slow her upward trajectory. The Humboldt High senior, who still has yet to play at the high…

HUMBOLDT — Jada Dangerfield will keep her volleyball talents in Allen County in the fall. The Humboldt High senior signed a letter of intent Thursday to play volleyball for Whitney Shaw at Allen Community College.…

YATES CENTER — Both Yates Center High and Crest High’s squads continued tournament play Thursday. The Wildcat girls fell to Cherryvale, 51-40, but still drew praise from head coach Abbie Collins. “We may have lost,…

CANEY — The calendar still says mid-January, but Humboldt Middle School’s boys dished out a helping of March Madness Thursday. The Cubs erased a nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter, scoring in the waning seconds…

HUMBOLDT — It’s not ideal playing the same team twice in five days, Humboldt Middle School boys basketball coach Jeremy Weilert admitted. But his Cubs had little problem with it. Humboldt jumped in front of…

Crowds at high school sporting events will soon get a bit larger. The Kansas State High School Activities Association’s Board of Directors agreed Wednesday to allow greater numbers of spectators at winter sports activities, namely…

Allen Community College’s men packed a season’s worth of frustration and heartbreak into one night Wednesday. The Red Devils fought tooth-and-nail against Labette Community College, but were sunk by a 3-pointer from the Cardinals’ Ghage…