Category: Breaking News

HHS teams place 7th and 4th at Trojan Classic

The Hillsboro boys? and girls? teams put a wrap on their participation in the Trojan Classic on Saturday. In the 1:15 p.m. game for seventh place, the HHS boys emerged with a 67-62 hard-fought victory over Riley County in the middle school gymnasium. Hillsboro led by a point at halftime, 34-33, but stepped up its game a notch in the […]

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Tabor tames Bethel

Led by Orson Thomas, Tabor men stormed back to win 76-64 after trailing 37-26 late in the first half. Thomas got the rally going with 36 seconds remaining in the opening period, using a sharp jab-step and throwing in 10-foot jumper. Then, after Bethel burned most of the remaining clock hoping for one open shot, Thomas came from the weak […]

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HHS girls lose in semifinals to TMP

The Hillsboro girls struggled and eventually wilted under the defensive pressure of Thomas More Prep, losing their Trojan Classic semifinals matchup by a score of 45-23 on Thursday night. Hillsboro trailed 8-7 after one quarter, but eight turnovers in the second period helped TMP extend that lead to 20-13 by intermission. The Trojans were still within 10 points after three […]

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Hillsboro boys fall to Marion in consolation matchup

Struggling to find their focus and intensity, Hillsboro boys followed their overtime loss to state-ranked Thomas More Prep on Tuesday with a 59-49 loss tot he Marion Warriors in the consolation round of the Trojan Classic on Thursday afternoon. The two teams battled through three quarters pretty much at a standoff. The game was tied at 18 after one quarter […]

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USD 410 boosts support for PAT program

The Unified School District 410 Board of Education made decisions at its Monday, Jan. 14, meeting to help support the Parents As Teachers program of Marion County. The board agreed 6-0 to authorize the county PAT program to request additional funding from the Kansas Department of Education, and to provide matching funds if for the current school year if the KDE […]

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Hillsboro teams split Trojan Classic openers

The Hillsboro boys and girls split their debut games in the Trojan Classic on Tuesday night. The boys took the court first and played a strong game against a talented Thomas More Prep squad before falling in overtime, 78-75. The lead shifted back and forth throughout the game and the contest was tied at 66 at the end of regulation. […]

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Southwestern sweeps Tabor

A 27-point night by Jenna Wilson proved too much for the Tabor women to handle in Saturday's 72-66 road loss to the Moundbuilders. A well-rounded effort by the Southwestern men put Tabor on the low end of a 46-29 score following a very physical first half. Late in the first half, Andrew Schroeter came off the bench and provided a […]

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Marion boys edge Hoisington 61-58; girls win 54-52 in OT

The Marion High School girls basketball team outscored Hoisington
7-5 in the extra session of Friday's 54-52 overtime win. Not to be
outdone, the Warrior boys topped Hoisington 61-58.

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Hillsboro sweeps Ellinwood

The Hillsboro girls and boys made the long trip to Ellinwood worthwhile Friday night, taking a pair of league wins from the Eagles. The Trojan girls started the evening with a 44-25 victory. HHS led 8-6 after one quarter, then bumped the lead to 17-10 by halftime. But the third quarter proved to be pivotal as the Trojans outscored the […]

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La Cabana reopens with ‘no problems’

La Cabana reopened Wednesday, Jan. 10, after temporarily being closed due to paperwork errors. Owner Atanacio Nieto said the restaurant wasn?t forced to close on Monday and Tuesday, but chose to do so in order to get its paperwork in order. ?I didn?t have all my paperwork for 2008 and I thought you had 30 days to turn it into […]

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