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Tabor baseball claims KCAC tournament title with 12-7 win over Kansas Wesleyan

Tabor baseball claims KCAC tournament title with 12-7 win over Kansas Wesleyan

The Tabor College baseball team won the KCAC tournament championship for the second consecutive year with a 12-7 win over Kansas Wesleyan Saturday. The Tabor College baseball team survived an eighth-inning Coyote rally to win the KCAC tournament over Kansas Wesleyan, 12-7, Saturday. Tabor piled on the runs early, scoring in each of the first six innings to enjoy a […]

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Tabor softball’s tournament run ends with loss to Bethany

The Tabor College softball team’s KCAC tournament run ended with a 4-0 loss to Bethany Friday. It was the teams’ second meeting in three days—the Bluejays earned a 3-1 victory over the Swedes in the first round Wednesday. This time, however, it was not to be. After two scoreless innings, Bethany got on the board with two runs off two […]

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Tabor baseball advances to KCAC championship with win over Kansas Wesleyan

The Tabor College baseball team is one win away from a KCAC tournament championship title after defeating Kansas Wesleyan, 7-2, Friday in the semifinals. Dustin Hurlbutt went the distance on the mound, scattering six hits and two runs (both earned) over nine innings of work. He walked three batters and struck out 12. The Bluejays scored early and often, building […]

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DEATH: Raymond E. Abrahams, 89

Raymond E. Abrahams, 89, retired assistant postmaster in Hillsboro, died April 28 at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. The service is at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, at First Mennonite Church, 102 S. Ash St., Hillsboro, with pastor Susan Jantzen officiating. Visitation with family is from 5-7 p.m. Monday, May 4, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. He […]

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Tabor baseball advances with 4-2 win over Bethany

The top-seeded Tabor College baseball team won its first KCAC tournament game with a 4-2 victory over No. 5 Bethany Thursday. Russell Longworth threw a complete game to pick up the win, scattering four hits and one earned run over nine innings of work. He walked one batter and struck out four. To earn the win, Longworth battled last year’s […]

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Tabor softball defeats Southwestern, falls to Kansas Wesleyan

Having defeated Southwestern earlier in the day, the Tabor College softball team lost its third game to No. 6 Kansas Wesleyan, 7-0, Thursday. Tabor was plagued by a pair of untimely errors in the game, the first of which came in the third inning. After two scoreless innings, Kansas Wesleyan got on the board with three runs on two hits […]

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Vargas’ home run lifts Tabor over Bethany in first round of KCAC tournament

The No. 4 Tabor College softball team won its first game of the KCAC tournament over No. 5 Bethany in walk-off fashion Wednesday, 3-1. With the game tied at 1-1 after a sixth-inning two-out RBI double by Lauren Massey, the game came down to the final inning. With one out, Bethany’s Mariana Cerenio-Jordan reached base on a misplayed grounder, but […]

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DEATH: Lynn Penner, 85

Lynn Penner, 85, retired USD 410 transportation and maintenance supervisor, died April 28 at Bethesda Home, Goessel. The service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with pastors Brian Allan and Clint Seibel officiating. Burial will be at Haven of Rest Cemetery in rural Hillsboro. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at […]

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DEATH: Rudolph “Rudy” Schroeder

Rudolph “Rudy” Schroeder, 87, died April 26 at Bethesda Nursing Home at Goessel. The service will be at a later date. Burial was at Alexanderwohl Cemetery, Goessel. He was born Jan. 3, 1928, to John and Margoretha Unruh Schroeder at Goessel. On June 3, 1954, he was married to Eulalia Duerksen, who survives. Other survivors include Larry and wife Nancy […]

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USD 410 voters approve LOB request with mail-in ballot election

The unofficial results of the USD 410 local option budget election are: Yes: 612 in favor of keeping the LOB authority at 33 percent. No: 377 in opposition. The official canvass will be Thursday, April 30. At that time official numbers for voter turnout as well as the number of invalid or undeliverable ballots will be available.

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