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Biking Across Kansas spans generations  Hays Daily News

Throughout its 45 years, Biking Across Kansas has become a tradition that for some now spans multiple generations.The Nordgren family is one of those.



Jean “Jeanie” Converse  Salina Post

Jean “Jeanie” Converse, age 83, of Lincoln, KS, left this earthly life on Friday, June 14, 2019 at the University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City, KS.



Hays High baseball opens Diamond Classic with two wins  Hays Daily News

Pitching and defense has been the strength of the Hays High baseball team all season long and Thursday was no different.The Indians opened the Western ...



Hays High announces new girls basketball coach  Hays Post

Hays High has announced the hiring of Kyle Porter as the next girls basketball coach. Porter has been the head coach of Royal Valley High School the past two ...



Royal Valley's Kyle Porter leaves to coach Hays High School girls hoops  WIBW

(WIBW) - After guiding Royal Valley girls basketball to its first state championship ever, Kyle Porter is heading out for a new job. Hays High School principal ...



Hays Highs Isbell earns major scholarship  Hays Daily News

When it comes to her college plans, Hays High senior Cori Isbell has been California dreaming from the start. To make the dream become a reality, Isbell ...



Hays High announces 2019 Prom royalty  Hays Post

Hays High School has announced the court for the 2019 Prom. The event is scheduled from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Fort Hays State University. Candidates ...



Time to enroll in HHS summer driver's ed  Hays Post

Submitted. Anyone interested in taking Driver Education this summer through Hays High School, contact Bruce Rupp at Hays Middle school. You may call the ...



Bullpups show physicality during scrimmage  McPherson Sentinel

The McPherson High School football team completed its four-day minicamp on Friday by hosting a scrimmage against Hays High School and Clay Center High ...



Hays High announces 2019 Indian Call candidates  Hays Post

Indian Call candidates for Hays High School have been selected. The king and queen will be announced between the girls and boys basketball games on Feb.



Hays High softball splits with Great Bend  Hays Daily News

After 15 days in between games, the Hays High softball team didn't have a problem knocking off the rust, posting a solid 8-3 win to open Friday's doubleheader ...



Hays High baseball wins by forfeit after Great Bend pitch-count violation  Hays Daily News

The Hays High baseball team won by forfeit against Great Bend after the Panthers were ruled to have used an illegal pitcher during Tuesday's game at Hays ...



Rick Keltner cherishes 34-year run at Hays High  Hays Daily News

Rick Keltner has been processing a wide range of emotions since resigning as Hays High School boys' basketball coach about two weeks ago. But more than ...



Hays High School newspaper earns All-American rating  Hays Post

The 2017-18 Hays High School Guidon newspaper earned All-American status after being awarded four marks of distinction by the National Scholastic Press ...



Indians win Diamond Classic as Hays High honors longtime coaches Leo, Harper  Hays Daily News

A banner season for the Hays High baseball team continued this weekend with the Indians crossing another goal off their list. Hays High won the Western Plains ...



Hays High's Straub to interview for Manhattan principal position  Hays Post

According to information released by the Manhattan school district, Hays High Principal Martin Straub will interview for the Manhattan High School principal ...



Hays High basketball coach Keltner resigns  Hays Post

Hays High School Athletic Director Lance Krannawitter confirmed Friday that varsity basketball coach Rick Keltner has resigned. Keltner informed his team on ...



Everybody can go to prom, thanks to stylish giveaway  Hays Daily News

Standing in a storage room filled with clothing racks of pretty prom dresses at Hays High School, 17-year-old senior Gabriella Arthur held up a red gown on a ...



Hays High School to perform Kansas premiere of musical  Salina Journal

HAYS — Hays High School will present the Kansas premiere of the Broadway musical "Bright Star," written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. Hays is the fourth ...



Hays USD 489 to install secure entrances at HHS, HMS  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. Hays USD 489 will receive bids Thursday on the installation of secured entrances to Hays High School and Hays Middle ...



Hays High drops heartbreaker to Dodge City on homecoming  Hays Daily News

Hays High School quarterback Palmer Hutchison looks to avoid a Dodge City defender Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 at Lewis Field Stadium.△. Hays High School ...



Teacher of the month: HHS DECA sponsor Prough: 'Chase the cheetah'  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. Shaina Prough, business teacher at Hays High School, is one of four generations of Hays teachers in her family.



Norris, Hays High win Bob Blazer  Hays Daily News

Firing a 321 Monday at Smoky Hill Country Club, the Hays High School boys' golf team took home the championship in its own Bob Blazer Invitational.



Western Plains Diamond Classic this week in Hays  Hays Post

The Western Plains Diamond Classic will be May 2 to 4. Games will be played at Hays High School, 2300 E. 13th. Daily admission prices are $7 for adults and ...



Hays High presents bluegrass musical 'Bright Star' by Martin, Brickell  Hays Post

From Nov. 8 to 11, Hays High School will present the Broadway musical “Bright Star,” written by Steve Martin (the comedian and banjo player) and Edie Brickell ...



Hays High boys take down Great Bend in opener  Hays Daily News

Rick Keltner is a critic of boring basketball. The longtime Hays High boys coach loves a fast-paced, high-flying, trigger-happy style of play. The Indians have the ...



UPDATE: HHS, HMS locked down Thursday afternoon; all-clear given  Hays Post

Hays Post. At about 1:15 p.m. Thursday USD 489 put Hays High School and Hays Middle School on exterior lockdown on the request of the Hays Police ...



Hays High music departments unveil 2019 Spring for Music Festival  Hays Post

Hays High School vocal and instrumental music departments will present the 2019 Spring for Music Festival. The four day event will be April 28, May 2, May 4 ...



Search leads to short lockdown at Hays schools  Hays Daily News

Police looking for suspects in an armed robbery in Gorham today were at Hays High School around 2 p.m. to talk to students who might have information.



Hays High to host Maroon and Gold Kickoff Classic  Hays Post

Hays High athletics will open the Maroon and Gold Kickoff Classic on Friday at Lewis Field Stadium to preview the 2018 fall sports. The evening is sponsored by ...



Special Olympics tournament comes to Hays this weekend  Hays Post

The 2019 State Basketball & Cheerleading Tournament for Special Olympics Kansas will be Friday and Saturday in Hays. Events are scheduled for Fort Hays ...



College and high school graduation all in one weekend for Hays teen  Hays Post

Graduating college before graduating high school is most unusual, but that is exactly what took place this past weekend for 17-year-old Dezerae Kinderknecht.



Former Hays High para bound over for trial for attempted unlawful sexual relations  Hays Post

By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post. A former para-education professional at Hays High School has been bound over for trial for attempted unlawful sexual ...



Hays High JAG-K students explore careers at NCK Tech  Hays Post

NCKTECH. NCK Tech Hays campus recently hosted thirty students from the Jobs for America's Graduates-Kansas (JAG-K) program at Hays High School.



Hays USD 489 school board hears proposal for a $29.4 million bond  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY. Hays Post. The Hays USD 489 school board Monday night heard a summary of projects from its architect and construction manager that ...



Indians drop dual to No. 4 Dodge  Hays Daily News

The Hays High School wrestling team dropped a home dual Tuesday, suffering a 39-21 defeat at the hands of Dodge City, the No. 4 ranked team in Class 6A.



Hays City Shootout Second Day  CatchItKansas

The second day of the 36th Annual Gerald Mitchell Hays City Shootout was not kind to Hays and Great Bend schools.



Juvenile suspects arrested in connection with Gorham robbery  Hays Post

Hays Post. The Russell County Sheriff's Office reported Friday it has juvenile suspects in an armed robbery in Gorham that occurred Thursday morning and ...



Updated 2018 Hays City Shootout brackets  Hays Post

The Gerald Mitchell Hays City Shootout will be Nov. 29 to Dec. 1 at Hays High School and Hays Middle School. Filed Under: Sports ...



Markleys blocked PAT lifts Hays High to 21-20 win over Liberal  Hays Daily News

The most pivotal play of Hays High's home opener was also the most painful to make for Keaton Markley. With Liberal threatening and Hays clinging to a ...



HHS to perform 'Bright Star' musical  Hays Post

Hays High School presents the Broadway musical, Bright Star. The new show written by comedian and bluegrass musician Steve Martin and singer Edie Brickell ...



Wetig: More communication needed to meet staff, student needs  Hays Daily News

Jamie Wetig has a plan for his first 100 days if he should be chosen as the new Hays USD 489 superintendent. Wetig, superintendent at Ashland USD 220, a 1A ...



USD 489 board president: Infrastructure plan is 'triage list'  Hays Post

It disappoints me that we have a room full of empty chairs for these items that are costing so much money. … It makes me very disappointed in this community.



Grow Hays announces winners from Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge  Hays Post

Grow Hays, in association with Network Kansas E-Community Partnership, hosted the first annual Ellis County Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge on ...



FHSU Honors College welcomes fifth class of new members  Hays Post

FHSU University Relations. The Honors College at Fort Hays State has selected 42 new students for the 2019-20 academic year. “The new, incoming 2019-20 ...



Extra security at Hays High School after report of threat  KWCH

Parents and students may see extra police at Hays High School today after a report of a threat. According to a letter sent to parents by Hays High School ...



I knew I needed that second chance  Hays Daily News

Of the more than 170 Hays High School seniors who will cross the stage Sunday afternoon, eight of them in particular overcame some incredible odds for the ...



Indian teams fall, Monarchs fourth in Shootout  Hays Daily News

Falling to 1-2 to start the season, the Hays High School girls' basketball team dropped the third-place game Saturday in the 36th annual Gerald Mitchell Hays ...



Herington superintendent last to interview for Hays USD 489 top job  Hays Post

USD 489. Ron Wilson. Ron Wilson will interview for the position of Superintendent with the USD 489 Board of Education Thursday night. Wilson is the fourth of ...



Hays superintendent candidate Wilson: Focus on what's best for students  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. Hays USD 489 Superintendent candidate Ron Wilson said he centers all his work on what is best for kids. Wilson is the fourth ...



Hays bid for state tournament falls short  Hays Post

Hays entered the post season as the #2 seed for the west half of 5A at 19-1. The record and seeding allowed for the Indians to host a regional tournament at ...



Kansas high school volleyball regional results, sub-state pairings  Hays Daily News

High school volleyball regional, sub-state pairings Regional results Tuesday CLASS 1A At Burlingame Quarterfinal — Burlingame def. Centre, 28-26, 25-14.



Hays High XC competes in Hesston  Hays Daily News

HESSTON — In a unique cross country race, the Hays High School cross country team got a pair of top five finishes from its freshman class Thursday at the ...



Phillipsburg, Logan superintendent to interview at Hays USD 489  Hays Post

USD 489. Mike Gower. Michael Gower will be interviewing for the position of superintendent with the USD 489 Board of Education on the evening of Wednesday ...



USD 489 projects enrollment drop of 102  Hays Daily News

Hays USD 489 will have about 100 fewer students in 2018-19 if enrollment projections hold true. Assistant Superintendent Shanna Dinkel will discuss the ...



USD 489 school board rejects clocks fix, new wiring at HHS  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. The Hays USD 489 school board rejected a $129,000 bid to replace a clock and intercom system at Hays High School.



Hays schools see spike in vaping; USD 489 board clarifies nicotine policy  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. As the school year nears a close, administrators at Hays High School and Hays Middle School both said they have seen a ...



Hays USD 489 board to review infrastructure needs  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. The Hays USD 489 school board will discuss infrastructure improvements at its meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Rockwell ...



Hays couple logs thousands of miles to watch granddaughter play Division I basketball  Hays Post

By RANDY GONZALES For Hays Post. Big things are happening for the family of a local former star basketball player – which shouldn't seem out of the ordinary, ...



Gitchel named most inspirational athlete at Special Olympics  Hays Daily News

Opening ceremonies for the Kansas Special Olympics state basketball and cheerleading tournament are always exciting, but for one team member from Hays, ...



Hays High students seek action on school safety  Hays Post

Kalyssa Boyle, Hays High School freshman, was one of about 75 to 100 students who protested school violence Wednesday morning at the school. #enough ...



Alumni Association announces nominees for 2019's Torch, Pilot & Lighthouse Awards  FHSU News

Nominees for three top awards have been announced by the Fort Hays State University Alumni Association.



🎥 School board determines characteristics wanted in new superintendent  Hays Post

By BECKY KISER Hays Post. Five groups of Hays school district staff and administration, along with community members, were quizzed Monday about ...



Teachers show strength at board meeting; HHS ACT scores remain high  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. About 60 teachers crammed into the board room Monday night for the Hays USD 489 school board meeting. Kim Schneweis ...



Interview: Lance Krannawitter, new Hays High assistant principal/AD  Hays Post

Hays High School will have a new assistant principal and athletic director as of July 1. Lance Krannawitter has accepted an offer to take that role. He currently is ...



Matlock leaves legacy of 30 years in music education for new adventure  Hays Post

Hays High music teacher Johnny Matlock conducts the HHS Chamber Singers at the United Nations during a recent trip to New York. Courtesy photo.



Home Sweet Home for Tiger women  FHSU News

It's a bit of de ja vu for Paige Lunsford this week. Lunsford, then a junior, was a starter on the Fort Hays State University women's basketball team in 2015 when ...



Albers seeks to get kids excited about school at new role at HMS  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. Tom Albers became a teacher because of the relationships he built in high school sitting around the local convenience store, ...



Robotics races a big draw for western Kansas students  Hays Daily News

Waiting for the red cup challenge to begin at the Annual Western Kansas LEGO Robotics Competition on Monday, 11-year-old Delia Dixon explained the lure of ...



Ellis County, area high school seniors to be honored by KU  Hays Post

KU. LAWRENCE— This fall, the Kansas Honor Scholar Program, a longstanding tradition of the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment, ...



First Hays USD 489 superintendent candidate to interview today  Hays Post

USD 489. Keith Hall will be interviewing for the position of superintendent with the USD 489 Board of Education tonight. Hall is the first of four candidates that the ...



USD 489 Hays central enrollment Wednesday, Thursday  Hays Post

USD 489 central enrollment will be from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Hays High School cafeteria. At central ...



Ashland superintendent to interview for Hays USD 489 top job  Hays Post

USD 489. Wetig. Jamie Wetig will be interviewing for the position of Superintendent with the USD 489 Board of Education on the evening of Thursday, Jan. 30.



Update: USD 489 partnering with the United Way on volunteer website  Hays Post

Update 3:22 p.m. Friday, May 17: The location of this event has been changed to the Hays High School multipurpose room. USD 489. USD 489 is partnering ...



USD 489 Hays enrollment open for 2018-19 school year  Hays Post

Online Enrollment for USD 489 has opened as of today. Below you'll find steps for completing enrollment forms and paying the enrollment fees. There's also ...



Crough set to be named Hays High football coach  Hays Post

UPDATE: The school board unanimously approved the personnel transactions as part of the consent agenda Monday. Crough is the next football coach at Hays ...



Jester nominees announced for area high school theater productions  Hays Post

“Bright Star” by Hays High performers. Photo courtesy Brenda Meder. 18th annual Jester Awards will be May 5. WICHITA – Music Theatre Wichita's Jester ...



Nortons Kats takes first overall in Hays High/Victoria Invite  Hays Daily News

VICTORIA — After finishing second among all runners at the Hays High/Victoria Invitational Invitational a year ago, there was only way for Norton's Lexi Kats to ...



Hays High announces 2018 Indian Call candidates  Hays Post

Hays High School seniors have selected the candidates for 2018 Indian Call. The dance is scheduled for Feb. 17, and the winners will be announces the ...



Hays school district names two new principals  Hays Post

Hays Post. The Hays school district has named two new principals who will take over schools in the fall. Tom Albers, assistant principal at Hays High School, will ...



NEW ECONOMY: Public education opens paths to trade careers  Hays Post

Larry Defoi, sophomore, and Devin Mayfield, freshman, work on a project in a beginning metals class at Hays High School. The Kansas Department of ...



Hutchison signs with KCK  Hays Daily News

In the midst of a standout senior season for the undefeated Hays High baseball team, Palmer Hutchison finalized his college plans on Monday, signing with ...



Basketball Postponements for January 11  CatchItKansas

Due to inclement weather: Basketball here vs. Garden City tonight 1-11-19 has been cancelled and rescheduled for Saturday, February 2nd starting at 3:00 at ...



Dorst named principal of Manhattan High School  Hays Post

JC Post. Michael Dorst. (Photo courtesy of USD 383 ). MANHATTAN — Michael Dorst has been named the new principal of Manhattan High School. He has ...



Hays High ousted from regional with 1-0 loss to Buhler  Hays Daily News

Hays High played championship-caliber baseball in two of the three facets of the game in Wednesday's Class 4A Division I regional semifinal against Buhler at ...



Ronald McDonald Houses give Hays High School employees place of refuge  Hays Post

By ISABELLE BRAUN HHS Guidon. Since 1974, the Ronald McDonald House Charities have opened houses in more than 64 countries. In the year of 2016, 5.5 ...



Hays High student commits suicide, district brings counselors into school  Hays Daily News

Students, staff and parents of Hays High School were notified Thursday morning that a student committed suicide Wednesday night. Superintendent John ...



Hays man honored for more than four decades of sports officiating  Hays Post

By BECKY KISER Hays Post. “I took an officiating class at Barton County JUCO in 1973 and the rest is history.” That's how Hays resident Rich Sieker began his ...



Robert J. Pfeifer  Hays Post

Robert J. Pfeifer, 91, Hays, died Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 at HaysMed. Robert (RJ) was born April 12, 1927 in Hays, Kansas the son of Pete and ...



Hays High aims big with Hunchback of Notre Dame  Hays Daily News

Hays High School's “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” will be a big show in more ways than one. For the first time, Hays High students will perform their annual ...



HHS senior receives $20,000 Foot Locker Athlete Scholarship  Hays Post

Submitted. High school senior Cordelia Isbell was awarded $20,000 by Foot Locker as part of the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program that annually ...



Hays school board approves JAG-K program to help at-risk students  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. The Hays USD 489 school board approved a program Monday that would help at-risk students graduate and reach ...



Hays High freshman to perform with Hays group at Carnegie Hall  Hays Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. The CROSSROADS/Total Praise group from Hays has been invited to perform at Carnegie Hall as part of Distinguished ...



Herington superintendent interviews for Hays job  Salina Post

By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post. Hays USD 489 superintendent candidate Ron Wilson said he centers all his work on what is best for kids. Wilson is the fourth ...



Main Street open in time for Hays homecoming parade season  Hays Daily News

Waterline repairs and street work will be wrapped up Friday and Main Street open, just in time for the Thomas More Prep-Marian homecoming parade, according ...



Hays woman dies in Geary Co. crash - News  Hays Daily News

A Hays woman died Tuesday afternoon in a crash due to icy roads near Junction City. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Ashlen Leigh Lemon, 19, was ...



Hays High Little Indians Cheer Camp taking applications  Hays Post

Hays High Little Indians Cheer Camp will be Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon at Hays High School – Gym A. Parents can begin bringing their kids at 8:30 ...



University police officer honored for saving girl from possible injury  FHSU News

The FrostFest Parade in downtown Hays is part of magical time in early December. Folks from near and far brave the cold to watch the lighted floats pass them ...



School board to consider parking lot, lock bids  Hays Daily News

The Hays USD 489 school board will consider approving bids for replacing a section of student parking at Hays High School and re-keying door locks at four ...



Mary Jane (Knoll) Davidson  Hays Post

Mary Jane (Knoll) Davidson – age 72, of Hays, Kansas died Friday, December 28, 2018, at her home in Hays, Kansas. She was born September 14, 1946, ...



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