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Board briefed on floor repair plan - News  Leavenworth Times

Fixing a floor settling problem at Leavenworth High School could cost $500000.



5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND - News  Leavenworth Times

1. HIDDEN ART: Check out the art created by inmates incarcerated in local correctional facilities. All art sold will benefit the River City Community Players.



Park Softball Signs 13 Future Pirates For 2019-20 Signing Class  Victory Sports Network

Park University head softball coach Lindsey Derry and her coaching staff are excited to announce 13 future Pirates for their 2019-20 signing class.



Leavenworth High School evacuated after bomb threat  KCTV Kansas City

Leavenworth High School was evacuated Wednesday morning following a bomb threat.



Leavenworth High School awarded $500K STEM grant - News - Fort Leavenworth  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

From a Unified School District 453 release Leavenworth High School has been awarded a $500000 grant by the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity.



Teacher retires after 50 years at Leavenworth High School  Leavenworth Times

When Bob Hart arrived at Leavenworth High School in 1967, he intended to stay only a couple of years.



School evacuated due to bomb threat  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth High School was evacuated Tuesday morning following a bomb threat.



Board approves band trip  Leavenworth Times

When they met Wednesday, members of the Leavenworth Board of Education approved a high school band trip.



Choirs raise money for trip  Leavenworth Times

A number of performers have been featured over the years in Branson, Missouri. And students from Leavenworth High School are hoping to be added to the list.



Theater students to perform ‘Newsies’  Leavenworth Times

The Leavenworth High School theater department will perform the musical “Newsies” beginning this weekend. Show times will be at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday ...



Boot camp slated for children  Leavenworth Times

Registration is underway for the 10th annual Mini Raider Boot Camp. The free camp will be held Nov. 17 at Leavenworth High School. The camp, for children in ...



Homecoming activities planned this week  Leavenworth Times

Two local high schools will be having homecoming football games Friday. And the University of Saint Mary will have a homecoming game Saturday.



International Festival slated at high school  Leavenworth Times

Approximately 30 international cultures will be on display at the fifth annual International Festival at Leavenworth High School. The event is slated from 11 a.m. ...



New coach to be named at Leavenworth  Leavenworth Times

The Leavenworth High School Pioneers boys' basketball program will have a new varsity head coach next season for the first time in 35 years. Prentes Potts will ...



A look back on 2018  Leavenworth Times

The resignation of a county commissioner following comments that made national news and the indictment of a former Leavenworth police officer are among the ...



Groundbreaking planned for new school  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth public school officials are planning a groundbreaking ceremony next week for a school building that will house classes for all of the district's fifth- ...



Leavenworth educator finalist for Kansas Teacher of the Year  Leavenworth Times

A Leavenworth High School social studies teacher has been named a finalist in the Kansas Teacher of the Year program.



Work on new school to begin in October  Leavenworth Times

Officials plan to break ground this fall for a new intermediate school, which will be located on the grounds of Richard W. Warren Middle School.



Pioneers coach ready for first season as boys’ soccer coach  Leavenworth Times

The Leavenworth Pioneers boys soccer team's first game is almost here as the 2018 season kicks off on Aug. 27. The team will also kick off the Brenden Olesen ...



Ground broken for new intermediate center  Leavenworth Times

While the real earthwork is not scheduled to begin until next week, Leavenworth public schools had an official groundbreaking Thursday for a new intermediate ...



New pub opens in downtown Leavenworth  Leavenworth Times

A new pub has opened in downtown Leavenworth, and the origin of its name is the brainchild of its owner. Steve Bequette opened Fluffy's Swedish Pub, 507 ...



Voters approve school bond  Leavenworth Times

Voters have approved a $36.7 million school bond that will result in numerous updates in the Leavenworth school district. Mail-in ballots were received until ...



Halloween activities slated for this weekend  Leavenworth Times

With Halloween just around the corner, scores of Halloween parties and activities are slated this weekend in the area. One of the season's most anticipated ...



TSA students place at state events  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth High School students recently competed in events at the Technology Student Association State Conference. And they returned with several ...



Leavenworth Raider named top female  Leavenworth Times

Konya Halle is a national champion. The Leavenworth High School junior took top honors in the Ultimate Raider Female event recently at the U.S. Army Cadet ...



New cadets join ranks of Junior ROTC - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Katie Peterson | Staff Writer. The new schoolyear is approaching and a *fresh* set of cadets is already learning about the Army Junior ROTC program with more ...



Drone usage on the rise  Leavenworth Times

Drones are being used in a variety of ways by a variety of agencies, organizations, schools and individuals – and it's happening right here in Leavenworth ...



KU celebrates new class location site in Leavenworth  Leavenworth Times

Three years ago, there were just six students enrolled in classes at the University of Kansas in Leavenworth. Currently, there are more than 60 students enrolled ...



Veterans Day parade set for Nov. 12 - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade Committee The nation's oldest regional Veterans Day observance will conduct its 99th annual parade at 10:30 a.m. ...



Pioneer Career Center offers something for everyone  Leavenworth Times

Students can explore 12 different career paths in a hands-on environment while earning college credit at the KCKCC Pioneer Career Center in Leavenworth.



Football coach preparing for All-Star game  Leavenworth Times

The upcoming football season may still be months away, but that won't stop football fans in Leavenworth from catching a game. On June 14 at Leavenworth High ...



Reactions: ‘Larry Hogan deserved better’  Leavenworth Times

Reaction has been strong to the recent announcement from Larry Hogan that he had been relieved of his basketball coach duties for the Leavenworth High ...



Board approves bond issue election  Leavenworth Times

A $36.76 million bond issue for the Leavenworth public schools will be put before the voters later this year.



Hogan terminated from coaching position  Leavenworth Times

When they met Wednesday, Leavenworth Board of Education members voted to terminate longtime high school basketball coach Larry Hogan from his coaching ...



Former Pioneer star says race relations are better  Leavenworth Times

One of the top athletes in Leavenworth High School history said race relations are much better for athletes today than during his time.



USD 207 welcomes new school board member - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

The newest Unified School District 207 Board of Education member gets sworn in.



Junior ROTC cadet trains Junior Guard - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Katie Peterson | Staff Writer Children in military families often have to adjust to moving to new schools every few years due to the demands of the profession.



Hometown hero strives to make drinking water safe  Leavenworth Times

Former Leavenworth High School State wrestling champion Rick Dickerson is making Leavenworth proud again as his committed research and planning for a ...



CASA raises $10,000 for programs, services  Leavenworth Times

More than 200 people dressed up as their favorite superhero and participated in a run to raise money for children involved in the court system. Approximately ...



Leavenworth High School teacher named Read to Achieve winner  KCTV Kansas City

A Leavenworth High School teacher is the recent winner of KCTV5's Read to Achieve program.



Hogan out as LVHS boys basketball coach  Leavenworth Times

Larry Hogan, longtime boys' basketball coach at Leavenworth High School, confirmed over the weekend that his coaching contract and his teaching post will not ...



Candidates for 41st give their views  Leavenworth Times

State Rep. Jeff Pittman will face former state Rep. Tony Barton in the race for the 41st District of the Kansas House of Representatives. The 41st District includes ...



Mother shares thoughts on armed guards at middle school in Leavenworth  KCTV Kansas City

One mother is weighing in now that security guards at a Leavenworth middle school will be carrying guns beginning next week.



New principals announced  Leavenworth Times

When they met Wednesday, members of the Leavenworth Board of Education approved the appointment of new high school and middle school principals.



2018: Prep Girls Swimming Preview  Leavenworth Times

It's the last splash before Lansing and Leavenworth high school girls' swimming moves from their current confines to the embryonic United Kansas Conference ...



Schlagle hoops coach Potts heading to Leavenworth – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

by Brian Turrel. Wyandotte Daily has learned that Schlagle boys basketball coach Prentes Potts has been hired as the new head coach at Leavenworth High ...



Two Central players show off their stuff in Kansas-Missouri all-star football game  The Kansas City Star

Dre'Shaun Sanders and Javion Shelby are first two players from Central to be picked for BeYounion.com Kansas vs. Missouri All-Star Game.



IN DEPTH: Leavenworth JROTC program boasts being "first in the nation"  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth High School boasts that it has the oldest Junior ROTC unit in the country. The program officially started in 1917. But prior to the establishment of the ...



Officer remains in hospital after wreck  Leavenworth Times

A Basehor police officer remains in the hospital recovering from serious injuries he suffered during an accident.



Sunflower See ya!  Leavenworth Times

After nearly 40 years, USD 453 school board unanimously votes to join a new league.



Ready, Resilient Teens program ramping up - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

CYS receives a $10000 Kickstarter grant for the Ready and Resilient Teens program.



Leavenworth High student is state president of DECA, leading effort for concert benefiting those with brain cancer  fox4kc.com

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- DECA is a popular student leadership organization in high schools in the Kansas City region. Members are focused on preparing for ...



2017 Leavenworth Times Cross Country Select  Leavenworth Times

It was a prep cross country season that was befitting of calling it one of mystery. In both the boys' and girls' ranks, there were so many subplots and challenges to ...



Coach pays respect to local tennis with new book  Leavenworth Times

Playing and coaching tennis for more than 60 years has given Jim Mathis a great appreciation and knowledge of the game.



Leavenworth looks to continue hoops tradition  Leavenworth Times

It's a new dawn for the Leavenworth High girls' basketball program. After being part of five state playoff teams, Jordan Mellott left the program in June to become ...



JROTC team competes in national event  Leavenworth Times

Five Leavenworth High School students are in Las Vegas this week to compete in a national air rifle championship.



Volleyball Sub-State Preview: Whos THAT Girl?  Leavenworth Times

The rise of Lansing's Vanderwerff, Capsules on all sub-state brackets.



Bobcat lifters strong in weekend meet  Leavenworth Times

Powerlifting continues to blow up in Kansas and the sport showed its might at Leavenworth High School on Saturday when the host Pioneers welcomed a ...



School Spirit: Whats It Mean to be a Pioneer?  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth is synonymous with a lot of things and the Pioneers are definitely a big constellation in the local universe. Home to a renowned military installation ...



Local women attending Air Force Academy  Leavenworth Times

Two local women recently were accepted into the Cadet Wing of the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Leah Wiegers of Lansing ...



Chamber hands out annual awards  Leavenworth Times

The Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce announced award winners Friday during its annual banquet at the Riverfront Community Center.



Leavenworth Junior ROTC hosts drill meet - News - Fort Leavenworth  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Offering news for the military post and surrounding community of Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas - Fort Leavenworth - Fort Leavenworth, KS.



Leavenworth announces teachers of the year  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth public school officials are hoping for a repeat.Leavenworth High School teacher Jeff Baxter was named the 2014 Kansas Teacher of the Year. Now ...



Post schools among best in state - News - Fort Leavenworth - Fort Leavenworth, KS  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

The Fort Leavenworth schools are considered to be among the best in the nation and occupy a position at the very top of the educational system of Kansas.



Junior ROTC teams win another drill meet - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Leavenworth High School Junior ROTC. The Leavenworth High School Junior ROTC Drill Teams now have three victories in a row March 4-5 by winning the ...



Superintendents contract extended  Leavenworth Times

When they met Wednesday, the Leavenworth Board of Education approved a two-year extension of the superintendent's contract.



Q5: Coach introduces program to help local athletes  Leavenworth Times

Johnny Barnett is the Leavenworth and Lansing Elite Athletes head sprint coach. He recently started this program for track and field athletes in the Lansing and ...



Summer camp tour 2017: Leavenworth volleyball  Leavenworth Times

It's about change at Leavenworth High School in regards to the volleyball program. Ashley Rogers is no longer in charge of the program and former assistant ...



Sub-state volleyball: Double Dynamite`  Leavenworth Times

One volleyball program has learned to make the state tournament its second home for years while the other had been made to feel like an orphan on those ...



IN-DEPTH: Immaculata to close forever Wednesday  Leavenworth Times

The school doors will close for the final time Wednesday at Immaculata Catholic High School, bringing an end to Catholic secondary education in Leavenworth ...



BOWLING PREVIEW: A sport to be respected  Leavenworth Times

It's a sport and there is no denying it. Bowling may be a high school athletic endeavor that sails below the radar, but it is definitely one that attracts plenty of kids ...



Wagga Wagga ambassadors visit Leavenworth  Leavenworth Times

Two ambassadors from one of Leavenworth's sister cities are visiting the area this week. Sarah Navin and Jes Smith arrived in Leavenworth on Tuesday.



Miege, Aquinas, BV North represented on Kansas all-star football roster  Kansas City Star

State champions Bishop Miege and Blue Valley North along with state runner-up St. Thomas Aquinas all have players on the Kansas roster for the annual ...



Haunted Depot slated for Saturday  Leavenworth Times

With Halloween just around the corner, the city of Leavenworth and a high school theater class are teaming up again for the Haunted Depot.



New MacArthur Elementary opens - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

The new MacArthur Elementary school is now open.



LHS Junior ROTC hosts cadet academy - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

The Leavenworth High School Junior ROTC Pioneer Battalion conducted its New Cadet Academy Aug. 3.



Leavenworth defendant now facing prison in Colorado  Leavenworth Times

A man who was convicted in 2009 of having unlawful sexual relations with a Leavenworth High School student has been sentenced to prison in Colorado for ...



Bank names new president, CEO  Leavenworth Times

A new president and chief executive officer has been named at a Leavenworth bank, replacing a longtime bank executive who has retired. Randy Baker has ...



Military historians host local educators - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Christopher Burnett | Staff Writer The Department of Military History of the Command and General Staff College hosted an open house Aug. 31 at Fort ...



Memorial Day events planned  Leavenworth Times

Area residents will have more than one opportunity Monday to honor those who gave their lives in military *service*.



Greenberg settling in as pro player  Leavenworth Times

Grant Greenberg may be gone from Leavenworth as far as playing in a local basketball uniform, but he is far from forgotten. The former Leavenworth High and ...



Mens basketball season closes in All Star fashion  Leavenworth Times

Leavenworth and basketball — two words that have become synonymous with the history of Leavenworth sports. From the undefeated State championship ...



Coaches sound off on Leavenworths status in Sunflower League  Leavenworth Times

The Sunflower League is arguably the best prep sports conference in the state of Kansas. Leavenworth High School's place in it has been called into question at ...



Leavenworth superintendent resigns  Leavenworth Times

The superintendent of Leavenworth public schools has resigned.



Leavenworth athlete, family fights for football eligibility after transfer  Leavenworth Times

Wendy Sachen has read the three pages that comprise Rule 18 of the Kansas State High School Activities Association's 2014-15 handbook.Rule 18, the transfer ...



Summer meal program expands to new location  Leavenworth Times

School is over for the summer, but local children still will be able to eat school lunches. The Leavenworth school district will be offering its summer meal program ...



Points in the pool  Leavenworth Times

The boys' swim teams from Lansing High School and Leavenworth High School will aim to parlay strong regular seasons into big runs at this weekend's Class ...



Fall sports underway at Patton Junior High - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

At Patton Junior High School, extracurricular activities provide opportunities for extension of special interests and abilities.



Leavenworth High School drill team seeks members - News - Fort Leavenworth  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

The Junior ROTC Pioneer Guard Drill Team from Leavenworth High School is the most disciplined and elite team in the Junior ROTC Battalion. The team is ...



KCKCC to consolidate Leavenworth classes at Pioneer Career Center  Leavenworth Times

Kansas City Kansas Community College will be moving its downtown Leavenworth campus to the new Pioneer Career Center.



Stage is set: Leavenworth and Lansing ready for first-ever gridiron tilt  Leavenworth Times

Lifelong Lansing resident Gene Young has been waiting for tonight's football game between Lansing and Leavenworth high schools for a long time.Eighty-six ...



Veterans Day Parade scheduled for Friday  Leavenworth Times

The 97th annual Leavenworth County Veterans Day parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday in downtown Leavenworth.



2018 All-State Academic Team Honorable Mentions  The Topeka Capital-Journal

Andover High: Cooper Degner, daughter of Tim and Julie Degner, University of Arizona or Oklahoma State University.Bennington Junior High/High School: ...



Championship coach steps down: Derek Zeck resigns from post leading Lady Pioneers  Leavenworth Times

Derek Zeck, Leavenworth High School's head girls basketball coach, resigned from his position Tuesday afternoon, citing the potential expansion of his ...



NBC Awards Grants to 50 High School Theatre Departments Ahead of Rise Premiere  Playbill.com

The network's R.I.S.E. (Recognizing and Inspiring Student Expression) America grant program provides funds for production expenses, master classes, and ...



Blochberger from long-time Leavenworth family - News - Fort Leavenworth  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Lt. Col. Irene C. Blochberger is the only military woman, and one of only three Leavenworth High School graduates, memorialized on Fort Leavenworth.



Junior ROTC cadet earns national award - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Christopher Burnett | Staff Writer Leavenworth High School senior Morgan Savage was presented the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Aug.



JROTC Raiders place 2nd at nationals - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Leavenworth High School Junior ROTC The Leavenworth High School Junior ROTC Raiders traveled to Molena, Ga., Nov. 4-5 to compete in the U.S. Army ...



Once A Jayhawk, Always A Jayhawk: Clinton Johnson  KUAthletics.com

Photo Gallery // Growing up with many siblings, former Kansas basketball player Clinton Johnson learned the importance of loving your family.



LHS JROTC competes at Lee's Summit - News  Fort Leavenworth Lamp

LHS JROTC take Feb. 25 championship in Lee's Summit, Mo.



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