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Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.

Twin Valley League Tournament Brackets Released

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FRANKFORT, KAN. – The 2013 Twin Valley League Boys & Girls Basketball Tournament brackets are now available for viewing and printing. The tournament will be held in Frankfort, and run Saturday, January 12th through Saturday, January 19th. Select games will be broadcast live on FM 95.5 KNDY and streamed on our website at http://www.kndyradio.com throughout the tournament. For the latest ... Read More »

High School Basketball Scores – Jan. 8

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North Central Kansas League Boys Abilene 68, TMP-Marian 43 Beloit 42, Chapman 34 Concordia 63, Marysville 26 Minneapolis 57, Clay Center 35 Twin Valley League Boys Axtell 67, St. Xavier 36 Baileyville B&B 39, Linn 34 Centralia 40, Valley Heights 39 Frankfort 52, Clifton-Clyde 32 Hanover 56, Washington County 55 Onaga 49, Wetmore 44 North Central Kansas League Girls Abilene ... Read More »

KBCA Basketball Rankings – Jan. 7th

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BOYS BASKETBALL RANKINGS – JANUARY 7TH 6A Boys 1. Blue Valley NW 2. Olathe South 3. Wichita North 4. Blue Valley North 5. SM East 6. Derby 7. Olathe East 8. Blue Valley West 9. Manhattan 10. Dodge City 5A Boys 1. Shawnee Mission South 2. Emporia 3. Lansing 4. Kapaun Mount Carmel 5. KC Washington 6. Blue Valley Southwest ... Read More »

Chiefs Name Andy Reid Head Coach

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt and the Kansas City Chiefs formally introduced Andy Reid as the 13th head coach in club history on Monday. “We are thrilled to welcome Andy to the Chiefs family,” Hunt said. “Throughout his career, Andy has established himself as one of the finest coaches in the National Football League. His integrity, ... Read More »

Kansas City Chiefs Terminate GM Scott Pioli

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Friday that the club and General Manager Scott Pioli have mutually agreed to part ways. “After several productive conversations, we made the difficult decision to part ways with Scott Pioli and allow him to pursue other opportunities,” Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt said. “Scott has been an invaluable member ... Read More »

K-State Falls to Oregon in Fiesta Bowl 35-17

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GLENDALE, Ariz. — De’Anthony Thomas returned the opening kickoff 94 yards for the first of his two touchdowns, Marcus Mariota accounted for three scores, and No. 5 Oregon raced past No. 7 Kansas State 35-17 at the Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night. Oregon (12-1) jumped out to a 15-0 lead behind Thomas’ opening return and 23-yard touchdown catch in the ... Read More »

SCC offering Aviation Ground School at Beatrice Campus

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Persons interested in obtaining their Visual Flight Rules pilots license can take a course on Southeast Community College’s Beatrice Campus beginning Jan. 15. “Aviation Ground School” is being offered in Room 334 inside the Kennedy Center on SCC’s Beatrice Campus, 4771 W. Scott Road. The course prepares students to take the FAA written exam, which is necessary to obtain a ... Read More »

Area High School Basketball Scores – Dec. 14

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North Central Kansas League Boys Chapman 43, Marysville 36 Concordia 62, Abilene 61 Wamego 54, Clay Center 34 Twin Valley League Boys Baileyville B&B 43, Axtell 33 Hanover 57, Frankfort 52 Linn 57, Clifton-Clyde 46 Onaga 48, Wabaunsee 44 Rock Creek 60, Centralia 53 Valley Heights 54, Blue Valley 42 Washington County 48, Wetmore 39 North Central Kansas League Girls ... Read More »