Category: Breaking News

Hillsboro boys seeded first, girls eighth at Canton-Galva sub-state

The Hillsboro boys have received the No. 1 seed for the Class 2A sub-state tournament hosted by Canton-Galva next week. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Canton-Galva. The Trojan boys enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and will host No. 8 Herington (3-17) […]

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Marion girls seeded third, boys seventh in Mission Valley sub-state

Sub-state pairings for the Class 3A tournament hosted by Mission Valley were released Wednesday. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Mission Valley. The Marion girls enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and have received the No. 3 seed. The Warriors will host No. […]

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Sub-state seedings for Centre, Goessel, Peabody-Burns released

Sub-state basketball seedings for Centre, Goessel and Peabody-Burns were released Wednesday. Goessel will host a Class 1A, Division I sub-state, where the Centre boys have received the No. 1 seed and a first-round bye with a 14-5 record. The Cougars will await the winner of No. 4 Little River (11-9) and No. 5 Goessel (7-13), a game to be played […]

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Trojans swept at Smoky Valley to end regular season

Hillsboro ended the regular season on a sour note as both the girls’ and boys’ teams let opportunities for victories morph into losses at Smoky Valley on Tuesday. The Trojan girls led by two points early in the fourth quarter only to lose 55-48. The turnaround for the boys was much more dramatic. They led 46-30 heading into the fourth […]

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Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion concluded the regular season with a pair of league losses at Berean Academy Tuesday. Alli Molleker Girls—Marion struggled to score against Berean’s stifling defense in a 35-20 loss Tuesday. Marion struggled to get looks in the paint and made just two of 13 attempts from the field in the first half (15 percent). Marion turned the ball over 12 […]

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Five Marion wrestlers qualify for state

Five of Marion’s nine wrestlers participating in the Class 3-2-1A regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn have qualified for state with top-four finishes. Two Warriors won their respective weight classes: Charlie Nordquist (25-8) at 182 pounds and Tyler Palic (32-6) at 195 pounds. Nordquist went 4-0, winning his first two matches by fall over Douglass’ Kyiowa Greenfield and Chase County’s Justin […]

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Tabor concludes regular season with sweep of Oklahoma Wesleyan

Tabor concludes regular season with sweep of Oklahoma Wesleyan

The Tabor College basketball teams ended the regular season with a sweep of Oklahoma Wesleyan Saturday night. Kaleigh Troxell Women—Tabor rebounded from Thursday’s loss with a 68-41 win over the Eagles Saturday. The Bluejays limited Oklahoma Wesleyan to 14 points on 24 percent shooting (7-for-29) in the second half to cruise to a 27-point victory. Tabor established a lead from […]

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DEATH: Eulalia Flaming, 83

Eulalia Flaming, 83, a secretary at Jim’s Plumbing, died Feb. 16, at Salem Home, Hillsboro. The service is at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at First Menno­nite Church, 102 S. Ash, Hillsboro, with pastor Susan Jantzen officiating. Burial is at 10 a.m. Tues­day at Haven of Rest Ceme­tery, one mile east of Hills­boro. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Monday at […]

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DEATH: Mary Ann Wiebe, 80

Mary Ann Wiebe, 80, a farm wife and mother, died Feb. 16 at her home in White­water. The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at Grace Hill Mennonite Church, 10218 SE 12th St., Whitewater, with pastor Weldon Martens officiating. Visitation is from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, also at the church. Burial service is at 10 a.m. Monday at […]

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DEATH: Eileen Baerg, 65

Eileen Baerg, 65, former Hillsboro resident and tour business operator, died Tuesday, Feb. 14. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, with family greeting friends from 5-6 p.m. at Emmanuel Foursquare Church, 1325 E. Cloud, Salina. The celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Tues­day, Feb. 21, also at Emmanuel Foursquare Church. The family asks in lieu of […]

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