Category: Schools

HHS musicians compete at state

Hillsboro High School musicians competed at the Class 3A state solos and ensembles contest Saturday, April 28.

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County kids smarter about tobacco, alcohol
County kids smarter about tobacco, alcohol

County kids smarter about tobacco, alcohol

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Children in Marion County are making healthier choices than their peers statewide when it comes to tobacco use and binge drinking, but they continue to suffer a higher rate of violent deaths.

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Buller senior flute recital is May 1

Angela Buller, a Tabor College senior from Ingalls, will present a flute recital at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, in the Tabor College Chapel-Auditorium, located in the H.W. Lohrenz Building. Buller, who is majoring in music with a minor in marketing, will perform works by Debussy, Mozart, Poulenc and Vivaldi. ?Angela's music spans a wide range of musical styles and […]

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HHS students experience prom night
HHS students experience prom night

HHS students experience prom night

HHSPromApril2007 830.jpg Phyllis Richert for the Free Press<p>Hillsboro High School seniors Megan Peachey and Travis Riesen pose for photos while making their entrance at the promenade prior to the annual prom on Saturday night. The theme for this year?s event was ?Midnight Madness.? This year the after-prom party was held in Wichita.

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Trent Voth accepted for semester of Oxford studies

Trent Voth, a Tabor College senior from Halstead, has been accepted into the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities? Scholar?s Semester in Oxford for fall 2007.

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Pop?s concert to bring 60+ program to conclusion

Richard Cantwell, professor of instrumental music and chair of the music department at Tabor College, along with his students, will present ?Our Own Pops Concert? at the 60+ Learning in Retirement Program, Monday, April 30.

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TC band concert set for Sunday

The Tabor College Concert Band and Jazz Band, under the direction of Richard Cantwell, professor of instrumental music and chair of the music department, will give their annual home concert on Sunday, April 29. The concert will begin at 7 p.m., and will be held in the Chapel-Auditorium, located in the H.W. Lohrenz Building on the Tabor campus. ?Tabor's band […]

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Piano students compete at festival
Piano students compete at festival

Piano students compete at festival

goesselpianofestival.jpg Courtesy photo<p><p>Three Goessel High School students competed at the regional piano festival held recently at McPherson College. Pictured are (from left to right) Kristen Hoffman, who received a ?I? rating; and Chrystiana Voth and Lindsey Wedel, who received ?II? ratings. Click photo to enlarge.

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First ?Taborstock? is all-day music event

In 1969, a legendary three-day music and art festival called Woodstock occurred in New York. Nearly four decades later, Kansas? own Taborstock is born.

Taborstock is a free, all-day music event planned for Satur?day, April 28. It will feature rock, rap and more, plus games, an inflatable obstacle course, giveaways and food, said Emily Jones, a Tabor College senior from McPherson and an organizer of the event.

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Piano students compete at festival

Twelve piano students of Beverly Richards were featured in a program of solos and duets at the spring recital April 15 at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church. Participating in the program were Hannah Funk, Claire, Elise and Benjamin Heyen, Jacob Humber, Micah Mashburn, Luke Moore, Tyson and Krista Reimer, Naomi and Ruthie Walker and Erin Wiebe. Assisting with the duets were […]

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