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Local attorney faces incumbent in school board race
Brusven, Truesdell in race for Position 1
March 20, 2015
Position 1 is among four contested seats in this spring’s Tonganoxie USD 464 election. Incumbent Diane Truesdell faces challenger Amelia Brusven in the race. Here’s a closer look at both candidates.
2015 McLouth High spring sports schedules
March 20, 2015
Here’s a look at spring sports schedules for McLouth High for 2015:
State basketball wraps up during weekend
Leavenworth girls win 5A title
March 20, 2015
State basketball finished up Saturday with 16 champions being crowned between boys and girls tournaments. Local teams had strong showings, as the Lawrence High boys played in the Class 6A state title game, while the Leavenworth girls captured another state title in 5A.
Spring season opens for local teams
THS to compete in golf tourney set for Saturday
March 20, 2015
The Tonganoxie High golf team is the first spring squad to get its season started. THS will compete in a golf tournament Saturday. The Chieftain girls soccer team opens the season Wednesday, March 25, with a 6 p.m. contest against Bishop Ward in Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie High girls, boys players make all-KVL teams
March 20, 2015
Tonganoxie High has landed four players total on all-Kaw Valley League basketball teams. On the boys side, Tonganoxie’s Jared Sommers and Brady Swedo made honorable mention, while Sarah Ahart and Tressa Walker were honorable mention selections on the girls team.
Pratt or bust
McLouth High softball team looks to reach state again
March 20, 2015
McLouth High softball has some sizable cleats to fill, but coach Ballard Patterson usually finds a way to reload. Gone this year is Konner Patterson first-team all-state selection all four years. The third base specialist now is playing at Highland Community College. Catcher Amber McCown now is playing at Southwestern College in Winfield. And the team’s third senior from last year, Kayla Steffey, who also competed in track for the Bulldogs, played right field.