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Author Archives: Derek Nester

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.

Southeast Community College Choir Concert Sept. 18

Two choral groups at Southeast Community College will present a concert in the Truman Center Gymnasium on the Beatrice Campus. The choirs will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will feature performances by the SCC Multi-Campus Choir and the newly-formed select women’s ensemble “After the Storm.” Both groups ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Wrap – Sept. 8

TVL Volleyball Scores from Tuesday, September 7 Centralia def B & B 25-11, 24-26, 25-22. * B & B def Clifton-Clyde 25-16, 25-15. B & B def Wetmore 25-16, 25-20. Centralia def Clifton-Clyde 25-8, 25-13. Centralia def Wetmore 25-15, 25-18. Wetmore def Clifton Clyde 25-14, 25-15. Bern def Blue Valley 25-13, 25-13. Bern def Frankfort 25-21, 25-19. Frankfort def Blue ... Read More »

Week #1 – Prep Volleyball Rankings

September 7, 2010, Topeka, KS — The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2010 Week 1 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.com. The classifications will include 1A through 3A until KSHSAA releases its 2010 classifications, then we will include a 1A Division 1 and 1A Division 2 ranking. 3A 1. Wichita Collegiate (7-1) (1) 2. Phillipsburg (5-0) (2) 3. ... Read More »

Area Football Scores – Sept. 3

Twin Valley League 8-Man Football Axtell 50, Blue Valley 0 Baileyville B&B 78, Cair Paravel 16 Clifton-Clyde 45, Linn 0 Hanover 40, Pike Valley 2 Lewiston, NE 49, Bern 0 Southern Cloud 26, Frankfort 0 Twin Valley League 11-Man Football Centralia 14, Riley County 13 Valley  Heights 12, Onaga 8 Washington County 36, Republic County 6 North Central Kansas League ... Read More »

SCC Automotive Tech Program To Train Students On Hybrid Vehicle

When Ken Jefferson pops the hood on the 2009 Toyota Prius that recently was delivered, he sees an engine that looks a lot different from cars and trucks of yesteryear. Jefferson, chair of Southeast Community College’s Automotive Technology program on the Lincoln Campus, is now able to introduce students to hybrid technology, thanks to the purchase of the Prius. “Hybrid ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Scores – Tue. Aug. 31st

Twin Valley League Volleyball Scores from August 31, 2010 B & B def Blue Valley 25-16,  25-16. B & B def Clifton-Clyde 25-12, 25-16. Clifton-Clyde def Blue Valley 25-12, 25-15. Linn def Axtell 25-19, 25-?, 25-16. Bern def Linn 25-19, 25-23. Bern def Axtell 25-19, 25-8. Hanover def Wetmore 25-20, 14-25, 26-24. Washington County def Wetmore 25-19, 27-29, 25-12. Washington ... Read More »

SCC Welcomes Global UGRAD Fellows

Three new international students are on the Beatrice Campus of Southeast Community College, thanks to the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Eurasia and Central Asia. Enrolled for SCC’s Fall Quarter through Global UGRAD are Tamar Chubabria from Georgia, Parviz Jamalov from Tajikistan and Farid Tuayev from Azerbaijan. Dr. Tom Cardwell, dean of student services at SCC, ... Read More »

The Singing Cowboy Coming To The Kloppenberg Center

Richard Schmidt, known as the singing cowboy of Southeast Nebraska, frequently entertains residents of nursing homes and care centers, including Hanover Hospital. In September he will be appearing at the Hanover Kloppenberg Senior Center for songs and fun. Richard says he “twangs his guitar and tries his best to recreate the old cowboy singers of yester-year, sometimes succeeding.” The program ... Read More »

KNDY-FM Prep Schedule To Include 8 Broadcasts, 5 MHS Games

Marysville, Kan. – Dierking Communications, Inc. radio station 95.5 KNDY-FM in Marysville on Friday released their 2010 high school football broadcast schedule, which includes 5 Marysville High School Bulldog broadcasts, and 3 Twin Valley League contests. The action begins on Friday, September 3 when the Marysville Bulldogs travel to Perry to face the Perry-Lecompton Kaws. Pre-Game is scheduled for 6:45 ... Read More »

Valley Heights, Centralia Pre-Season Favorites In Volleyball Rankings

The Kansas Volleyball Association along with PrepVolleyball.com Wednesday released the 2010 Kansas High School Volleyball Pre-Season Rankings. Topping the list in class 2A is the Valley Heights Lady Mustangs, who finished the 2009 season at 35-11, which includes a 3rd place finish in the KSHSAA 2A State Championship Tournament. Speaking of the Centralia Lady Panthers, they top the 1A pre-season ... Read More »