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HHS quarterback Delton has committed to Kansas State »

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By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Hays High Indian junior Alex Delton has verbally committed to play football at Kansas State University. The dual-threat quarterback made his announcement Tuesday on Twitter and is the first commitment of the 2015 class for the Wildcats. Delton is a two-year starter at quarterback for the Indians and has completed more than […]

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Tuesday night high school basketball scores »

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Girls Western Athletic Conference Garden City 57 Liberal 31 Dodge City 41 Hays 32 Mid-Central Activities Association *Colby 47 TMP 39 Ellsworth 58 Salina Sacred Heart 34 Mid-Continent League Oakley 54 Hill City 37 St. Johns-Tipton 34 Plainville 37 Beloit 61 Smith Center 48 Central Prairie League La Crosse 40 Kinsley 51 Otis-Bison 24 St. […]

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Indians up to No. 2 in the latest »

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By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The Hays High Indians are up one spot, to No. 2 in this week’s 5A Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings released Monday. The Indians are coming off a 68-42 win over Salina South on Saturday to move to 18-0 on the season. Last week the Indians clinched at least a […]

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First responder workshop will focus on incidents at grain facilities »

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K-State Research and Extension MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University, in partnership with Purdue University, will offer a workshop featuring an overview of basic first responder training for incidents at grain facilities on Feb. 26 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. in Omaha, Neb. following the 2014 GEAPS Exchange. The training is designed at the basic awareness level […]

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FHSU women’s basketball No. 10 in first set of NCAA Central Region Rankings »

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FHSU Sports Information Fort Hays State Women’s Basketball is slated 10th in the first release of the NCAA Central Region Rankings, announced Wednesday (Feb. 19).  Eight teams are selected to play in the Central Regional of the NCAA Tournament at the end of the season, but automatic bids are given to teams that win conference […]

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FHSU nen 6th in first set of NCAA Central Region Rankings »

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FHSU Sports Information Fort Hays State men’s basketball is ranked sixth in the first set of NCAA Central Region Rankings, released on Wednesday (Feb. 19). The Tigers join four other MIAA schools in the top eight of the list. Eight teams are selected to play in the Central Regional of the NCAA Tournament at the […]

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Lagree signs with Butler »

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TMP-Marian Senior Mason LaGree has signed to play football at Butler Community College. Lagree, whose father also played at Butler, said this afternoon at his signing ceremony at TMP-Marian high school he chose Butler because of the familiarity he has with the program. Lagree said, “I know the coaches down there really well, I’ve know […]

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Tiger Softball vaults to No. 14 in national poll »

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FHSU Sports Information Fort Hays State Softball jumped to 14th in the latest version of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Top 25 rankings, released Wednesday (Feb. 19).  The Tigers, unranked in the preseason poll, went 5-1 last weekend at the 8-State Classic in Bentonville, Ark. FHSU is joined in the poll by MIAA opponent Emporia […]

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HPD activity log Feb. 17 »

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The Hays Police Department conducted 14 traffic stops and received four animal calls on Monday, February 17th, according to the HPD activity log Suspicious Activity, 400 E 7th St, 2:04 a.m. Fire, 3500 block of Fairway Dr, 3:37 a.m. Motor Vehicle Accident, 2200 block of Centennial Blvd 8:22 a.m. Animal At Large, 1300 block of […]

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County looks for cost cutting measures »

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As the Ellis County Commission continues to look for places to cut building costs at the 718 Main Administrative Building and the EMS/Rural Fire Building the commission held a special meeting Monday afternoon to discuss cost cutting measures. At the special meeting the Ellis County Commissioners, the County Administrator and various department heads joined the […]

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Commissioners set to discuss building projects at special meeting »

Ellis County courthouse

By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The Ellis County Commission will hold two meetings Monday. The first is a special meeting to hold a conference call with the architect on the 718 Main administrative building and also discuss proposed changes to the EMS/Rural Fire Building. County Administrator Greg Sund, at the request of the commissioners, asked […]

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Water outage south of Hays will begin at 8 a.m. »

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ELLIS — Customers in the southern and eastern parts of the Ellis Rural Water District 1C will be without water for part of the day on Monday. Crews will be replacing equipment starting at 8 a.m., and the outage is expected to last until about 2 p.m.

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Friday night high school scoreboard »

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Girls Western Athletic Conference Garden City 50 Great Bend 69 Hays 49 Liberal 56 Mid-Central Activities Association Scott City 25 TMP 58 Ellinwood 48 Hoisington 41 Mid-Continent League Hill City 30 Smith Center 42 *Osborne 61 Norton 52   Central Prairie League Central Plains 59 La Crosse 32 Otis-Bison 54 Ness City 37 Victoria 37 […]

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