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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school girls golf capsules— 24 at Shawnee Heights Inv. (Lake Shawnee). September — 7 at Wamego Inv., 12
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
— 24 at Shawnee Heights Inv. (Lake Shawnee). September — 7 at Wamego Inv., 12 Hayden Inv. (Shawnee CC), 18 City tourmament/Topeka West Inv. (Shawnee CC), 21 at Washburn Rural Inv. (Wamego CC), 25 Centennial League at Emporia, 28 at Hutchinson... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Prep Kickoff 2017: Class 5A High School Football Schedulesat Andover O20 at Arkansas City S01 at Junction City S08 at Hayden S15 Tope
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
at Andover O20 at Arkansas City S01 at Junction City S08 at Hayden S15 Topeka High S22 Highland Park S29 at Topeka West O06 Seaman O13 Manhattan O20 at Shawnee Heights S01 at Olathe Northwest S08 Derby S14 at Andover S22... Read more
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Seaman band instructor Ryan Simpson happy to toot horn as tribute to father, former big-leaguer Steve Simpsonwas always going to be there. Soon after Steve passed, the family moved back t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
was always going to be there. Soon after Steve passed, the family moved back to Topeka. While attending high school at Topeka West, Ryan sensed he wanted to make music his career. He got into teaching. After spending eight years at Rossville... Read more
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Highland Park football coach Faron Kraft vows to stay positive amid Scots’ 25-game losing streaksr.; LB Angelo Plakio, sr.; CB Will White, sr. Schedule — Sept 1 at Washburn R
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
sr.; LB Angelo Plakio, sr.; CB Will White, sr. Schedule — Sept 1 at Washburn Rural, Sept. 8 Seaman, Sept. 15 at Manhattan, Sept. 22 at Emporia, Sept. 29 Junction City, Oct. 6 at Topeka West (Hummer), Oct. 13 Shawnee Heights, Oct. 20 To... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee County schools prepare for Monday’s solar eclipseon the school’s back patio to watch the eclipse that will cap off activities fr
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
on the school’s back patio to watch the eclipse that will cap off activities from the week before. Staff members from Topeka West High School’s science department will be sharing information with students as part of the school’s eclipse... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Attracting and retaining young workersyear to the high school entrepreneurs who have learned how to run coffee shops
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
year to the high school entrepreneurs who have learned how to run coffee shops and apparel stores at Washburn Rural and Topeka West, there’s plenty of young talent in our community. We just need to connect this talent with local employers who... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee County schools prepare for Monday’s solar eclipseon the school’s back patio to watch the eclipse that will cap off activities fr
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
on the school’s back patio to watch the eclipse that will cap off activities from the week before. Staff members from Topeka West High School’s science department will be sharing information with students as part of the school’s eclipse... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Prep kickoff 2017: Class 6A high school football schedulesat Eisenhower O06 Salina South O13 Campus O20 at Maize Randall Zimmerman S
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
at Eisenhower O06 Salina South O13 Campus O20 at Maize Randall Zimmerman S01 Emporia S08 at Topeka High S15 at Topeka West S22 Washburn Rural S29 at Highland Park O06 at Manhattan O20 Seaman S01 at Louisburg S08 KC Harmon S22 at... Read more
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Hayden’s Bill Arnold counting on 2016 turnaround to fuel Wildcats this fallLB Brandon VanBecelaere, sr. Schedule — Sept 1 at Topeka High (Hummer), Sept.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
LB Brandon VanBecelaere, sr. Schedule — Sept 1 at Topeka High (Hummer), Sept. 8 Emporia, Sept. 15 at Seaman, Sept. 22 Topeka West, Sept. 29 at Washburn Rural, Oct. 6 Shawnee Heights, Oct. 13 Santa Fe Trail, Oct. 20 Holton, Oct. 27 at Jefferson... Read more
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Topeka West’s Chris Ellis setting sights high for senior season and beyondTopeka West senior football standout Chris Ellis knows that the odds of any hig
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Topeka West senior football standout Chris Ellis knows that the odds of any high school football player making it to the Division I level are long. But Ellis isn’t afraid to dream and reinforces that dream every time he goes on social media. Ellis,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 2017in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area code
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Wednesday, second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 16-22, 2017in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area code
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Wednesday, second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick... Read more
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Topeka West graduate Jeannette Waldo named assistant volleyball coach at Missouri StatePosted August 14, 2017 11:46 am Topeka West graduate Jeannette Waldo has bee
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Posted August 14, 2017 11:46 am Topeka West graduate Jeannette Waldo has been named assistant volleyball coach at Missouri State. Waldo moves to Missouri State... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka barbershop quartet disbands after 54 years of performingprobably one of our signature songs,” Stroud said. Lyne, who lives in Californ
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
probably one of our signature songs,” Stroud said. Lyne, who lives in California, joined the group while a student at Topeka West High School and Washburn University. He left the quartet for graduate school, later becoming music director of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on this week in Topeka? Here’s our C-J Extra Calendar for Aug. 9-15, 2017in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area code
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan,... Read more
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Cradle-to-careers pipeline: Extract and refine Topeka talentmind that they can come back here.” Seventeen-year-old Zach Young, another TCA
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
mind that they can come back here.” Seventeen-year-old Zach Young, another TCALC student, has his own aspirations. The Topeka West senior intends to be either a general practitioner or cardiologist. Through TCALC, he became certified in CPR and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
USD 501 board members, administrators discuss changes for 2017-18 school yearon Saturday, “and distributing leadership throughout the district. We really wa
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
on Saturday, “and distributing leadership throughout the district. We really wanted to remove many of those layers.” With Topeka West High School’s principal Dustin Dick as the “head of principals,” Kelli Hoffman, principal at French Middle... Read more
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J Extra Calendar for Topeka and area events, Aug. 2-8, 2017Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Capitol Midweek Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas Capitol... Read more
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Joe Irwin’s sister speaks up about brother who died nude and unresponsive on the streetscome home and play basketball with his friends,” she said. Irwin, who began hi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
come home and play basketball with his friends,” she said. Irwin, who began high school at Topeka High, transferred to Topeka West his sophomore year and played football at both schools. He dropped out his junior year, when he moved to Texas to... Read more
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J Extra Calendar for Topeka and area events, July 26-Aug. 1, 2017Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Capitol Midweek Farmers Market, from 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas... Read more
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Rep. Jenkins proposal passes as part of larger Medicare billR-Topeka, who won’t be running for reelection in 2018, spoke to students in Con
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
R-Topeka, who won’t be running for reelection in 2018, spoke to students in Connie Jacobson’s U.S. government class at Topeka West High School on Wednesday, telling them there is a lot more bipartisanship and that “the atmosphere in Washington... Read more
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Navy Times
Man sentenced to 30 years in Fort Riley bomb plotThis 2010 yearbook photo provided by Topeka Public Schools from a Topeka West H
Navy Times / Posted 29 days ago
This 2010 yearbook photo provided by Topeka Public Schools from a Topeka West High School shows John Booker. Booker, accused of planning a suicide attack at Fort Riley, was arrested Friday, April 10, 2015, while trying to arm what he thought was a... Read more
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WATCH: Topeka woman fights pest with fire, torches more than bugGreen apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20th Terrace. The building that burned was
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Green apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20th Terrace. The building that burned was immediately south across a fence from Topeka West High School. Multiple fire companies responded to the two-alarm blaze, which officials said started in a... Read more
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Sparks from lighter used to kill bug start Topeka apartment fire; 2 taken to hospital, multiple pets rescuedthe northwest corner of the the Fairlawn Green Apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
the northwest corner of the the Fairlawn Green Apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20th Terrace. The building was just south of Topeka West High School. Multiple fire companies responded to the two-alarm blaze, which officials said started on in a... Read more
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Crews battle fire Monday morning at Fairlawn Green apartment complex in west Topekathe northwest corner of the the Fairlawn Green Apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
the northwest corner of the the Fairlawn Green Apartments complex, 5230 S.W. 20th Terrace. The building was just south of Topeka West High School. Multiple fire companies responded to the two-alarm blaze, which officials said started on in a... Read more
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Former T-Birds lead team to Sunflower State Games youth basketball gold medalBrown led Mayhem with 24 points, while Baker signee Michael Brooks added 23 in
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Brown led Mayhem with 24 points, while Baker signee Michael Brooks added 23 in a 60-56 win over the Topeka Rush, made up of Topeka West players, in the SSG tournament 1 final. “It was awesome,” Brown said. “This season was one I’m never going to... Read more

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