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Passing royalty
Passing royalty

Passing royalty

OSDKingQueenP9293528.jpg Click to buy photo Marion High School homecoming queen and king, Tacy Taylor and Austin Hager, pass through the Old Settlers Day parade Satur?day in Marion. They were crowned the previous night.  

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Prize-winning catches at CHS FFS event
Prize-winning catches at CHS FFS event

Prize-winning catches at CHS FFS event

CentreWinners.jpg Pictured above are the winners of a fishing derby hosted by the Centre Future Farmers of America Sept. 22, at Father Padilla Park in Herington: (from left) Dakota White, Jacob Kickhaefer, Jacob Howe and Gene Hanson. In the 6- to 9-year-old division, Jacob Howe placed first with most fish caught and the largest fish. Gene Hanson finished second. In […]

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Tabor enrollment pegged at 538 students

Tabor College has announced a fall semester enrollment of 538 students, with a significant increase in the number of full-time students attending classes at the Tabor College Wichita School of Adult and Graduate Studies. After 20 days of classes, Tabor College Wichita reports a full-time equivalent of 81 students, compared to 73 students at this time last year. Fall enrollment […]

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HHS FCCLA attends KC Fair

The Hillsboro High School FCCLA chapter attended the Kansas City Renaissance Festi?val Sept. 22. Students in attendance were Vik Bichet, Vanessa Ramero, Katrina Muzyka, Megan Chizek, Rhiannon Janzen, Evana Holtsclaw, Becky Steketee, Ashlyn Simmons and April Young. Also attending were FCCLA sponsor Monica Leihy, her daughter Mary, and Ben Steketee and Mary Steketee. ?We all enjoyed a day of exploring […]

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HES students gear up to resist bullying
HES students gear up to resist bullying

HES students gear up to resist bullying

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Tabor announces cast and crew for homecoming musical ‘Honk!’

Tabor College has announced the cast and crew for its homecoming production of ?Honk!?

Performances will take place Oct. 18 to 21 in the Tabor College Chapel-Auditorium. The Oct. 18 performance begins at 7 p.m. Performances on the 19th and 20th begin at 7:30 p.m. The Sunday, Oct. 21 performance begins at 2 p.m.

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Trojan Chess Guild competes in first USCF tournament
Trojan Chess Guild competes in first USCF tournament

Trojan Chess Guild competes in first USCF tournament

HHSChessTeam.jpg Six members of the Hillsboro High School Chess Guild display the medals they received by competing in their first U.S. Chess Federation sanctioned tournament Satur?day in Topeka. Forty-eight high school students across Kansas competed in the first tournament of the season. Each Guild member placed in the top 20 of his prospective division with Ben Bosworth medaling third in […]

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Centre FFA Greenhands place high in district event
Centre FFA Greenhands place high in district event

Centre FFA Greenhands place high in district event

Centre-FFA-top-ten.jpg The Centre High School FFA hosted the South Central District Greenhand Conference on Sept. 24. A total of 370 Greenhands?first-year members?from 26 schools participated in the informational event. Five Centre Greenhands placed in the top 10 spots in the Greenhand Infor?mation test. Pictured from left: Cole Svoboda finished in first place followed by Brian Burhoop, third, Rustyn Kerbs, fifth, […]

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Rudy Wiebe to appear at Tabor

The public is invited to spend an evening with award-winning Mennonite author Rudy Wiebe at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 31, at the Chapel-Auditorium on the campus of Tabor College. Admission is free. Wiebe, author of ?Peace Shall Destroy Many,? ?The Temptations of Big Bear, and ?A Discovery of Stranger,? will be the featured speaker at the 56th annual Menno Simons […]

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HHS students choose candidates for homecoming
HHS students choose candidates for homecoming

HHS students choose candidates for homecoming

HHSRoyaltyCandidatesP9173028.jpg Click to buy photo Don Ratzlaff Candidates for the Hillsboro High School homecoming were announced during an assembly last week. The girls chosen to be queen candidates are (from left) Suzy Lindsay, Meghan Jost, Audrey Weinbrenner, Amy Neufeld and Rachelle Goldsby. The boys picked as the potential king are (from left) Cody McMillen, Gavin Serene, Mathew Brown, Jacob Yoder […]

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