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Great Bend Tribune
Retired GBHS coach Schartz flips coin to open quarterfinalCINCINNATTI, Ohio— Call it a fitting cap to a long, successful career. This pas
Retired GBHS coach Schartz flips coin to open quarterfinal
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
CINCINNATTI, Ohio— Call it a fitting cap to a long, successful career. This past spring Shannon Schartz stepped down from an illustrious coaching run that spanned four decades. But after 3,000 wins at the helm of the GBHS tennis program, Schartz... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka West football coach John Tetuan pleased with direction program is headedTopeka West’s football numbers are up, and fourth-year Charger coach John Tetua
Topeka West football coach John Tetuan pleased with direction program is headed
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Topeka West’s football numbers are up, and fourth-year Charger coach John Tetuan has also seen an uptick in dedication to the program. Tetuan believes those two factors will eventually translate into more West victories, quite possibly as soon as... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Classes 'back to normal' after bomb threat at Topeka WestClasses at Topeka West High School returned to normal early Monday afternoon, a
Classes 'back to normal' after bomb threat at Topeka West
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
Classes at Topeka West High School returned to normal early Monday afternoon, about an hour after officials said a bomb threat was phoned in to the school. Topeka Unified School District 501 spokesman Ron Harbaugh said the school received the call... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka High football looking to take next stepTopeka High’s football team is on a roll, posting five winning seasons over the
Topeka High football looking to take next step
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Topeka High’s football team is on a roll, posting five winning seasons over the past six years with four Class 6A playoff berths. The Trojans have won at least seven games the past three seasons, going 24-7 overall. Now the goal for High coach Walt... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Hurricane Katrina 10 years later: New Orleans resident remembers fleeing to TopekaThe city smelled like death. Cars and trees lay on their sides. Buildings that
Hurricane Katrina 10 years later: New Orleans resident remembers fleeing to Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The city smelled like death. Cars and trees lay on their sides. Buildings that hadn’t been boarded up were broken into. A city that once had more than 450,000 residents now lacked clean water and electricity in many places. And there was that odor,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, Andrew Marek receive Eagle Scout awards togetherCousins Benjamin Coultis, 16, and Andrew Marek, 15, received their Eagle Scout
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, Andrew Marek receive Eagle Scout awards together
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, 16, and Andrew Marek, 15, received their Eagle Scout awards together Aug. 17 during a Court of Honor ceremony at First Christian Church. After earning the Cub Scouts' Arrow of Light award, Coultis joined Boy Scouts Troop 7... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee Heights football hoping last year's success pays dividends this fallShawnee Heights football coach Jason Swift knows you can’t graduate 22 seniors,
Shawnee Heights football hoping last year's success pays dividends this fall
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Shawnee Heights football coach Jason Swift knows you can’t graduate 22 seniors, most of whom played key roles, and not feel it. But Swift is hopeful that last year’s success — a 7-5 record and the first Class 5A state semifinal appearance in school... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school volleyball capsulesCoach — Jesica Farmer-Walter. Top returners — Amanda Desch, so.; Mariah Gruner
City high school volleyball capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Coach — Jesica Farmer-Walter. Top returners — Amanda Desch, so.; Mariah Grunert, sr.; Raven Lawlor, sr.; Mady Myers, jr.; Taylor Otting, sr. Top newcomers — Jensen May, sr.; Mollie McClanahan, sr.; Alayna Regier, sr.; Brianna Schmidtlein,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Seaman football looking for better start in '15A year ago Seaman’s football team struggled to a 1-4 start before rebounding to
Seaman football looking for better start in '15
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
A year ago Seaman’s football team struggled to a 1-4 start before rebounding to win three of its last four regular-season games and earn a Class 5A playoff berth. Even though the Vikings face a brutal early-season slate again in 2015, Seaman coach... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school girls tennis capsulesCoach -- Christy Sheetz. Top returners -- Caroline Gatschet, so.; Brenna Meier
City high school girls tennis capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Coach -- Christy Sheetz. Top returners -- Caroline Gatschet, so.; Brenna Meier, sr.. Top newcomer -- Brooklyn Hunter, fr. Outcome -- The Wildcats finished fourth in the Class 4A state tournament last fall and begin their first season under new... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kraft takes over Highland Park rebuilding projectFirst-year Highland Park football coach Faron Kraft knows he and his staff face
Kraft takes over Highland Park rebuilding project
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
First-year Highland Park football coach Faron Kraft knows he and his staff face a tough road ahead. After all, Kraft is taking over a program that has produced just one winning season (5-4 in 1995) over the last 20 years and has not posted more than... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Expectations still high for Hayden football despite heavy graduation lossesHayden graduated a senior class in May that left its mark at the school in mult
Expectations still high for Hayden football despite heavy graduation losses
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Hayden graduated a senior class in May that left its mark at the school in multiple sports. The Wildcats had seniors that played on a pair of state championship teams in baseball, a state champ in soccer, a state runner-up team in basketball and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school boys soccer capsulesCoach -- Klaus Kreutzer. Top returners -- Carson Dinkel, jr.; Neal Eller, sr.;
City high school boys soccer capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Coach -- Klaus Kreutzer. Top returners -- Carson Dinkel, jr.; Neal Eller, sr.; Nathan Gurera, sr.; Logan Karolevitz, sr.; Jonathan Keck, jr.; Keegan Kramer, jr.; Marcos Lopez, sr.; Nate Smith, jr.; Jacob Tritsch, jr. Top newcomers -- Conner Andrew,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Expectations still high for Hayden despite heavy graduation lossesHayden graduated a senior class in May that left its mark at the school in mult
Expectations still high for Hayden despite heavy graduation losses
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Hayden graduated a senior class in May that left its mark at the school in multiple sports. The Wildcats had seniors that played on a pair of state championship teams in baseball, a state champ in soccer, a state runnerup team in basketball and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and eventsNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school girls golf capsulesCoach: Dan Key. Top returners: Samantha Blenden, so.; Sydney Blenden, so.; All
City high school girls golf capsules
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Coach: Dan Key. Top returners: Samantha Blenden, so.; Sydney Blenden, so.; Ally Gales, jr.; Mariah Grunert, sr.; Maeve McInerney, so. Top newcomers: Sarah Carson, fr.; Tara Dickerson, fr.; Caroline Setter, fr.; Kayte Vausbinder, fr. Outlook: "We... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, Aug. 21-27Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, Aug. 21-27
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
North Topeka community members angered over demolished McKinley Park bathroomsCommunity members in the North Topeka West neighborhood were surprised and ange
North Topeka community members angered over demolished McKinley Park bathrooms
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Community members in the North Topeka West neighborhood were surprised and angered to find out that two bathrooms in McKinley Park, located at 917 N.W. Gordon, had been bulldozed on Wednesday. Teresa Miller, president of the North Topeka West... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, Aug. 14-20Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, Aug. 14-20
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, Aug. 7-13Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, Aug. 7-13
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aug. 5, 2015 update: Upcoming meetings and eventsNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
Aug. 5, 2015 update: Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Turpin, Bahr roll to Top Ten bowling titlesBy the time Matt Turpin was done bowling Saturday in the Topeka Top Ten tournam
Turpin, Bahr roll to Top Ten bowling titles
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By the time Matt Turpin was done bowling Saturday in the Topeka Top Ten tournament at Gage Center Bowl, he already was late for the start of the Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean concert at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. “When I was making plans... Read more

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