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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.

Hanover Wildcats Win 1A State Basketball Championship

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The Hanover Wildcats defended their 2009 1A State Championship with a 58-49 win over South Gray Friday at Fort Hays State University. The Wildcats were led in scoring by 15 points by Conner Hynek, and 14 points by Taylor Nicholson. Official Basketball Box Score -- GAME TOTALS -- FINAL STATISTICS Hanover vs Montezuma-South Gray 03/12/10 7:30 pm at Hays,Kan (Gross Memorial ... Read More »

Valley Heights Girls Fall to Hill City 46-40. Box Score Included.

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Official Basketball Box Score Blue Rapids-Valley Hgts vs Hilly City Ringnecks 3-10-10 6:30 pm at Bramlage Coliseum -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- VISITORS: Blue Rapids-Valley Hgts 18-5 TOT-FG 3-PT REBOUNDS ## Player Name FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF TP A TO BLK S MIN 11 Gentry Botkin....... * 0-4 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 2 21 14 ... Read More »

Frankfort Girls Fall To St. John’s-Hudson 43-32. Box Score Included.

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Official Basketball Box Score -- GAME TOTALS -- FINAL STATISTICS Frankfort vs St. John's-Hudson 03/10/10 4:45 pm at Hays, Kan. (Gross Memorial Coliseum) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- VISITORS: Frankfort 23-3 TOT-FG 3-PT REBOUNDS ## Player Name FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF TP A TO BLK S MIN 13 Dwerlkotte,Erica.... * 1-3 1-1 4-6 1 0 1 5 7 2 5 0 ... Read More »

Bob Fisher of Centralia Sets A Second World Record

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Courtesy of Northeast Kansas Sports.com A new world record for the most free throws in two minutes was set Sunday, March 7, 2010 at Valley Heights High School. Bob Fisher of Centralia, Kansas made 88 in two minutes to break the previous record of 68 which was held by Rick Rosser of Alabama. This is the second world record for ... Read More »

Bill To Rename Blue Rapids River Bridge Sent To Governor Parkinson

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Topeka – Legislation that will honor a fallen U.S. Marine from Marshall County is on its way to the Governor. The Kansas Senate today approved House Bill 2436. The bill will name bridge No. 62 on U.S. Highway 77 that goes over the Big Blue River east of Blue Rapids in Marshall County as the 1st Lieutenant Michael Hugh Breeding ... Read More »

Marshall Co. To Host 50th Annual Quality Beef Day

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The 50th Annual Quality Beef Day will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2010 at Hedstrom Hall in Marysville, Kansas. Quality Beef Day will start by holding a livestock judging contest. The livestock judging contest will begin at 9:15 A.M. Registration for the livestock judging contest will begin at 8:30 A.M. Anyone can participate in the livestock judging contest. Following ... Read More »

Marysville Farmers Market Meeting Set

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The Marysville Farmers Market will have a planning meeting for area vendors at 10:30 a.m. this Saturday at the Marysville City Building. Anyone interested in selling at the market this summer and fall is welcome. The meeting will explain state regulations the market will follow and will feature a guest speaker from Washington County Farm Bureau who will talk about ... Read More »

1A Regional Basketball Championship Results – 2/27

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At Baileyville B: Hanover 50, Baileyville 44 G: Frankfort 71, Bern 46 At Clifton-Clyde B: Clifton 58, Linn 41 G: Blue Valley Randolph 40, Clifton-Clyde 35 At Elwood B: Centralia 73, Wetmore 37 G: Centralia 63, Wetmore 37 1A REGIONAL FINALS SATURDAY Boys and girls At Ashland B: Ashland 58, Minneola 43 G: Jetmore 50, Minneola 43 At Baileyville B: ... Read More »

State Wrestling Finals – 2/27

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CLASS 3-2-1A At Hays Team scores Norton 174.5, Smith Center 80.5, Oakley 68, Halstead 60.5, Hoxie 59.5, Eureka 58, Douglass 56, Rossville 54, Wellsville 53, Caney Valley 52, TMP-Marian 52, Phillipsburg 47.5, Marion 45.5, Marysville 45, Burden-Central 43, Osborne 43, Chaparral 39, Minneapolis 38, Rawlins County 38, Hoisington 37, Burlington 36, Plainville 33, Horton 31, Lakin 30.5, Garden Plain 30, ... Read More »

1A Regional Girls Results – 2/26

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At Baileyville Frankfort 45, Hanover 39 Bern 43, Baileyville B&B 42 At Clifton-Clyde Clifton-Clyde 43, Linn 31 BV-Randolph 49, Hope 42 At Elwood Centralia 69, Elwood 20 Wetmore 72, Kansas-Deaf 6 1A Girls Results for Friday, Feb. 26 At Ashland Minneola 47, Fowler 34 Jetmore 51, Greensburg 41 At Baileyville Frankfort 45, Hanover 39 Bern 43, Baileyville B&B 42 At ... Read More »