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Eskildsen announces 2019-20 recruiting class  McPherson Sentinel

First year head coach TJ Eskildsen, has announced his recruiting class for the upcoming 2019-20 season. Elskildsen takes over the Bulldog program after ...

Pickup strikes Olathe North High School  KCTV Kansas City

A vehicle struck an Olathe high school late Tuesday afternoon.

Olathe high schools to start 10 minutes earlier in fourth quarter  Kansas City Star

Earlier start for high-schoolers Because of the frequent snow days this winter, high school students in the Olathe School District will see a number of changes ...

As threats on schools mount, Olathe North targeted by someone hundreds of miles away  Kansas City Star

Olathe North High School received a threat from a person on the East Coast Friday, according to principal. Other schools also receiving threats.

Racially charged text message causes outrage at Olathe North High  Kansas City Star

Incidents of students using racially charged language — and particularly a screenshot of a text message that showed an Olathe North High School student ...

Olathe high school students now required to take mental health self-evaluation  KCTV Kansas City

As student suicides continue to rise, the Olathe School District is using a new tool to help students better understand the state of their mental health.

Olathe ACT average is third highest on record  Kansas City Star

Students in the Olathe School District registered an average composite score of 23.9 on the ACT college entrance exam, the third highest in the district's history.

Olathe family excited to see son in Clemson uniform vs. Alabama in national championship  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

OLATHE, Kan. -- It's getting to be an annual college football affair. On Monday night, top-ranked Alabama (14-0) will square off with number two Clemson (14-0) ...

Olathe North High School teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

An Olathe North High School is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Kansas students can take ACT exam for free  41 Action News Kansas City

The Kansas legislature allocated $2.8 million so students could take the ACT exams and assessments for free.

One Olathe East grad headed to Carnegie Hall program  Kansas City Star

Carnegie Hall has announced the names of the 22 young musicians from across the country, including a 2019 graduate of Olathe East High School who will ...

Olathe North boys give carnation to every girl in school  KWCH

Two Olathe North baseball players decided to do something special for the girls in their school on Valentine's Day - all 1100 of them.

Gardner Edgerton High School is offering firefighter career pathway to seniors  Kansas City Star

Starting this fall, Gardner Edgerton High School is offering an Emergency and Fire Management Services career pathway to seniors who want to become ...

First Team  Leavenworth Times

Each year, The Topeka Capital-Journal chooses the All-State Academic Team, a recognition of the best and brightest young minds the Sunflower State has to ...

Olathe moves graduation ceremonies indoors due to rain  KCTV Kansas City

On Sunday, due to all the rain, Olathe Public Schools made the decision to move their graduation ceremonies indoors.

Gardner wants input on downtown green space  Kansas City Star

The city of Gardner has posted a survey to obtain the community's views on two proposed civic greens or small parks in the downtown area.

Former Olathe North High School football star James Franklin dies  Kansas City Star

James Franklin, Olathe North High School's all-time leading rusher and a former Simone Award winner, has died, according to the Olathe Police Department.

Mother sues Olathe Schools after daughter hospitalized from fight  41 Action News Kansas City

A mother is suing the Olathe School District after her daughter was allegedly beaten and bitten outside of Olathe North High School.

Indoor gardens allow students to collaborate  The Kansas City Star

Indoor tower gardens, which use the same techniques that astronauts employ in space, are allowing students at two Olathe elementary schools to eat *fresh* on ...

Wrestling recap: Stories on six of the KC area’s Kansas high school state champions  Wichita Eagle

As the final buzzer rang, Cameron Bates stood up and enacted snapping a crab leg. The Kansas City Turner senior clinched an undefeated season with a 3-1 ...

Gardner Police promote FBI Child ID, a tool to help police locate missing kids  Kansas City Star

The Gardner Police Department is promoting an FBI-developed application called FBI Child ID, a secure tool that quickly assists the police in locating a missing ...

Olathe North football player Isaiah Simmons commits to Clemson  Kansas City Star

Olathe North wide receiver and defensive back Isaiah Simmons announced his decision to attend Clemson on Twitter Tuesday night.

Olathe elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

An Olathe elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Kansas City elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Kansas City elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Olathe North grad is Buddy in national tour of ‘Elf the Musical’  Kansas City Star

Olathe North High School graduate Erik Gratton will play the lead in the new production of “Elf The Musical” at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.

Manufacturing, distribution, call center for Excelligence comes to Gardner  Kansas City Star

Gardner officials will cut the ribbon May 20 on a 646400-square-foot manufacturing, distribution and call center facility for the Excelligence Learning Corporation.

Olathe North's Clark Overcomes Stroke, Eyes State Title  MileSplit

Just over five months after suffering a stroke that almost took his life, Olathe North\'s Brandon Clark is back on track to defend his Class 6A state title in the 800 ...

Shawnee Mission high school teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Shawnee Mission high school teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Kansas City, KS elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Kansas City, KS elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Olathe wants your thoughts on city’s future  The Kansas City Star

The city of Olathe has embarked on a strategic planning initiative that envisions what the community should be like in 2040 and helps prepare for changes that ...

Olathe Board Of Education Hires A New Superintendent  KCUR

It only took the Olathe Board of Education about 20 minutes to approve the hiring of a new superintendent for substantially more money than it paid the.

Overland Park elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

An Overland park elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Three Olathe high schools to have new principals next year  Kansas City Star

Changes in leadership are slated for three of the Olathe School District's four high schools when classes begin next year. Olathe South High School Principal ...

JCCC Board of Trustees candidates on the issues: What's your motivation for seeking a board seat?  Shawnee Mission Post

Last month, we asked our readers what issues they wanted to hear the candidates running for local office address ahead of the August primary. Based on the ...

Lenexa council unanimously approves Yocham as new city manager  Kansas City Star

Community Development Director Beccy Yocham will move up to succeed Eric Wade as Lenexa's city manager, starting May 1. Wade will serve in an advisory ...

Starside Elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Starside Elementary School teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

16 Greater KC area teachers receive Jedel Excellence in Mathematics Education Awards  KU Today

LAWRENCE – The Jedel Family Foundation has announced the recipients of this year's Jedel Excellence in Mathematics Education Awards. The winners ...

Shawnee elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Shawnee elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Turner School District elementary teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Turner School District elementary teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.

Gardner Edgerton School District names teacher of year candidates  Kansas City Star

The Gardner Edgerton School District has chosen 11 veteran educators — one from each school — to represent the district in the state-sponsored Kansas ...

Leawood preparing a second bike loop south of I-435  Kansas City Star

Leawood is creating a similar in size to the North Loop loop. It will go south to 133rd Street, and it should be ready this fall. Part of the route follows the ...

Kansas parents and students ban together to overcome racism  Seattle Times

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — At a table in the principal's office, Olathe North High School junior Irene Gatimi recalled an evening last month when she showed up ...

Seventh-graders at Frontier Trail Middle School set out to make difference  The Kansas City Star

After reading the novel “A Long Walk to Water” by Linda Sue Park, seventh-grade students at Frontier Trail Middle School set out to make a difference in the ...

New Olathe East principal has long-term perspective to lead school into the future  Kansas City Star

Kerry Lane is the new principal of Olathe East. She replaces Bill Weber, who has left the district. Lane's arrival at Olathe East means each of Olathe's four public ...

Olathe student works to modify hospital laser machine  Kansas City Star

During her Computer-Aided Design class at Olathe South High School, senior Lindsey Eddings is trying to enhance a type of laser machine used for heart attack ...

No more cans, paper accepted at Olathe recycling centers  The Kansas City Star

Beginning Oct. 1, cardboard and glass will be the only materials accepted at the drop-off recycling centers in Olathe. The city is making the change to reduce two ...

Randolph "Randy" Neil Russell

Sep 19, 2018 | Obituaries |. Randolph “Randy” Neil Russell, passed away On September 16, 2018 at the age of 57. Randy was born on June 30, 1961 to Roger ...

Junction City's Kody Westerhaus competes in state tournament  Manhattan Mercury

It began in Kody Westerhaus's sophomore year, when Junction City boys tennis head coach Matthew Micheel felt his team needed a lift. Westerhaus delivered ...

Father of KSU-great Darren Sproles reflects on son's career  KWCH

The Chiefs' home opener Sunday will be a homecoming for a handful of Eagles players and coaches, but none will be more special than the homecoming of ...

National Merit Scholars named  Kansas City Star

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation June 7 announced more than 3,200 winners of National Merit Scholarships. More than 40 Johnson County high ...

Cady Housh & Ciara Webb: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Cady Housh committed suicide in Olathe, Kansas, just three days after her friend and soccer team mate Ciara Webb took her own life.

Olathe East High School athletic director wins elite award  Kansas City Star

Amanda Faunce is recognized as Promising Kansas Athletic Director of the Year, awarded by the Kansas Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.

New map tells you what’s going up in Olathe; art show up at ed center  The Kansas City Star

The city of Olathe has created a new online map that can help people answer two questions that typically crop up as they drive around town: What the heck are ...

Olathe police look for person who killed 23-year-old woman inside Olathe home  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

OLATHE, Kan. -- Police are investigating after a woman was found dead Tuesday afternoon inside an Olathe home, officials say. Olathe Police Sgt. Logan ...

Part of Lake Olathe will close during park renovations  Kansas City Star

Once construction begins this spring at Lake Olathe, the east side of the park will be closed until the project is finished. During that time, the east shoreline of the ...

Voter registration deadline looms Oct. 17  Kansas City Star

The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 7 election is Oct. 17 in Johnson County. Plus, more items of community interest.

KU honors 305 seniors from Johnson county high schools  KU Today

LAWRENCE — Students from 10 Kansas high schools were honored Nov. 2 by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment. A total of 305 ...

KU to honor 299 seniors from Johnson county high schools  KU Today

LAWRENCE — Students from 10 Kansas high schools will be honored Wednesday, Oct. 21, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment ...

Brain power: Gifted Grandview elementary students win fourth Battle of the Brains  Kansas City Star

Sixteen elementary students from the Grandview School District's gifted program are the winners in the fourth Battle of the Brains competition. Their project ...

Main Event Entertainment Brings The Fun To Olathe  PR Newswire

OLATHE, Kan., Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas-based Main Event Entertainment, the nation's fastest-growing entertainment destination that combines ...

Financial skills bring windfall to student  Kansas City Star

Paying bills, keeping up on car insurance and understanding a 401(k) are things you expect adults to do. Cooper Hart has it all mastered — and he's only 14.

They're still here: The curious evolution of Westboro Baptist Church  Religion News Service

(RNS) — No single congregation in America has had the kind of recognition, or notoriety, that the Westboro Baptist Church achieved in the 1990s under its ...

High school sports results, scores, schedules  Kansas City Star

Daily scores and results from Kansas and Missouri high school sports, including football, volleyball, soccer and basketball, for the 2018-19 school year.

2017 Topeka Capital-Journal All-State Academic Team Honorable Mentions  Topeka Capital Journal

Anderson County High School: Katie Lybarger, daughter of David and Myra Lybarger, Kansas State UniversityAndover Central High School: Nicholas Detter, ...

As the prepper nation grows, one Olathe man takes stock  Kansas City Star

Mark Rinke is co-organizer of a network of Kansas City area preppers that has grown from 30 members three years ago to more than 500. He'll tell you what's ...

Ring of Honor Inductees: Darren Sproles  Kansas State Collegian

The K-State Ring of Honor honors an elite group of Wildcat players who have achieved success on and off the field, have a high quality of character, have ...

Stay safe when making internet exchanges  Kansas City Star

Shawnee and Leawood offer safe places to make internet exchanges.

ALL-USA Watch: Joey Wentz has been Dr. No for No. 14 Shawnee Mission East (Kan.) baseball  USA TODAY High School Sports

Shawnee Mission East (Prairie Village, Kan.) Joey Wentz wears No. 17, but so far this season, he's been a zero, as in zero hits and zero runs allowed through a ...

141 Students from Across the Country Named 2014 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 50th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 high school seniors for their ...

Kansas veteran’s vision to save big cats lives on in Louisburg  Wichita Eagle

LOUISBURG — The big cats probably no longer look for Billy Dean Pottorff. Three years have passed since they last saw him. Some used to recognize the ...

Six KU juniors nominated for Goldwater, Astronaut scholarships  KU Today

LAWRENCE — Six University of Kansas students who have been actively involved in undergraduate research during their university careers are competing for ...

New wayside horns will divert train noise from Merriam homes  Kansas City Star

Merriam residents living near three railroad crossings should notice a significant reduction in train noise after the BNSF Railway activates new horns that focus ...

Leavenworth High School hires alum as new Athletic Director  Leavenworth Times

Sitting in a trophy case at the north entrance of Leavenworth High School is a 4-feet tall, first-place trophy for the 1996 Harold Thomas Interstate Classic, ...

Day 3: From the Emerald Triangle to the Sunflower State  Lawrence Journal World

... • Ultimate Tan & Fusion: A tanning salon at 2449 Iowa St., pictured above, owned by Willming. According to court documents, Bauman funneled thousands in ...

awards scholarships for 2017-18 year - Fort Hays State University  FHSU News

Local students are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from Fort Hays State University.

Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Stage is set: Leavenworth and Lansing ready for first-ever gridiron tilt  Leavenworth Times

Lifelong Lansing resident Gene Young has been waiting for tonight's football game between Lansing and Leavenworth high schools for a long time.Eighty-six ...

35 indicted in drug charges; KCK locations used to store drugs  The Kansas City Kansan

U.S. Department of Justice Thirty-five defendants are charged in a federal indictment unsealed here today alleging they worked for a drug trafficking organization ...

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.

The Top 1,000 Returning Junior Boys In XC  MileSplit

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Local students awarded scholarships from Fort Hays State for 2016-17 year  hays Post

FHSU University Relations. Local students, listed by hometown, have been awarded scholarships from Fort Hays State University for the 2016 to 2017 academic ...

In landlocked Midwest, fish and seafood can still be fresh, sustainable and local  Kansas City Star

Fish and seafood arrive in landlocked Kansas City by ground or air transportation. Distributors, like Seattle Fish Co. in Riverside, use technology to help move ...

Who Won The Nation This Week? Hunter Woodhall Blazes US #4 400 Around Olympic Oval  MileSplit

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Kansas Board Of Education Delays Vote On Motion Opposing Federal Transgender Rules  KMUW

The Kansas Board of Education decided not to vote on Tuesday for a motion condemning new federal guidelines for transgender students. The federal rules say.

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