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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka High hoping to continue hot streak in Topeka InvitationalTopeka High, which enters the Topeka Invitational boys tournament on a three-ga
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Topeka High, which enters the Topeka Invitational boys tournament on a three-game winning streak, will get the opportunity to avenge an earlier loss in Thursday’s first round. The Trojans, 5-3 after wins at Hayden and Highland Park last week, will... Read more
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KSHSAA orders Topeka High to vacate football wins for using ineligible playerVeteran Topeka High football coach Walt Alexander immediately sprung to the def
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Veteran Topeka High football coach Walt Alexander immediately sprung to the defense of his program in the wake of Wednesday’s ruling by the Kansas State High School Activities Association executive board that the Trojans must vacate their eight wins... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City boys high school swimming honor roll, Jan. 16, 2018Zeke Metz, Janson Garman), 1:40.85; Washburn Rural (Kyler Lamb, Tarrin Fisher,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Zeke Metz, Janson Garman), 1:40.85; Washburn Rural (Kyler Lamb, Tarrin Fisher, Josh Mueller, Kris Fritsch), 1:45.36; Topeka High (Bradley Palmer, Eli Holloman, Ethan Payne, Fisher Carr), 1:56.36; Topeka West (Myles Genrich, Seth Phelps,... Read more
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City Athlete of the Week: Topeka High senior Larry WhiteCITY: LARRY WHITE, TOPEKA HIGH | BASKETBALL SENIOR HIS PERFORMANCE: White, a 6
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
CITY: LARRY WHITE, TOPEKA HIGH | BASKETBALL SENIOR HIS PERFORMANCE: White, a 6-foot-4 senior, scored 50 points and grabbed 17 rebounds on the week as Topeka High posted road wins at Hayden and Highland Park to improve to 5-3 on the season. White had... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City Athlete of the Week: Topeka High’s Larry WhiteCITY: LARRY WHITE, TOPEKA HIGH | BASKETBALL SENIOR HIS PERFORMANCE: White, a 6
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
CITY: LARRY WHITE, TOPEKA HIGH | BASKETBALL SENIOR HIS PERFORMANCE: White, a 6-foot-4 senior, scored 50 points and grabbed 17 rebounds on the week as Topeka High posted road wins at Hayden and Highland Park to improve to 5-3 on the season. White had... Read more
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Highland Park wrestler Kenny Hartzell aiming to follow in father’s footstepsfirst-team All-City pick last season, Hartzell is 18-2 this season after winnin
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
first-team All-City pick last season, Hartzell is 18-2 this season after winning the 152-pound title in last Saturday’s Topeka High Invitational. Hartzell’s father, the Class 5A 215-pound champ in 1996, was there as always to cheer his son on... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Boys state high school basketball rankings6-3 Others — Blue Valley North 5-3, Blue Valley Northwest 5-4, Manhattan 5-3,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
6-3 Others — Blue Valley North 5-3, Blue Valley Northwest 5-4, Manhattan 5-3, Olathe North 5-3, SM East 5-3, SM West 6-2, Topeka High 5-3. 5A BOYS 1. Wichita Heights (1) … 8-1 2. Eisenhower (2) … 8-0 3. Emporia (NR) … 7-2 4. KC-Schlagle (NR)... Read more
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Highland Park’s Angelo Plakio perseveres to win 145-pound title at Topeka High Invitationaland Highland Park senior wrestler Angelo Plakio had to deal with a big one in t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
and Highland Park senior wrestler Angelo Plakio had to deal with a big one in the 145-pound final of Saturday’s Topeka High Invitational. Plakio suffered a bloody nose that stopped action two different times in the match, but the Scot... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Students placing in MLK Art Competition to be honored Monday at Brown v. Board site(tie), Marineth Abegale Ordinal and Norma Arreola-Garcia, both of Highland Park
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
(tie), Marineth Abegale Ordinal and Norma Arreola-Garcia, both of Highland Park. — Grades 9-10: First, Leona O’Conner, Topeka High School; Second, Xzavriana Wade, Capital City High School; Third, Ali Reed, Seaman High School. — Grades 7-8:... Read more
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High boys take down rival Hi ParkDespite a three-game winning streak Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denne
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Despite a three-game winning streak Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney isn’t ready to do any celebrating, but he will admit that it was a good week for his Trojans. After edging Hayden by a point on a late Larry White hoop Tuesday night,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Seaman boys rally in OT, top Hayden 63-58led all scorers with 19 and Braun had 18 for Hayden, which played without Harve
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
led all scorers with 19 and Braun had 18 for Hayden, which played without Harvey who injured his ankle Tuesday against Topeka High. SEAMAN GIRLS 62, HAYDEN 47 — A little bit of confidence gained in Tuesday’s blowout win over Topeka West went a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka city bowlers off to hot start in 2018city teams. — Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
city teams. — Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday through Saturday, with Topeka High and Topeka West also competing in that event. Only seven teams will compete in this year’s tournament, with... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City bowlers off to hot start in 2018city teams. — Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
city teams. — Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday through Saturday, with Topeka High and Topeka West also competing in that event. Only seven teams will compete in this year’s tournament, with... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school basketball stat leaders, Jan. 11, 2018 updateBeloit-St. John’s … 8 … 105 … 13.1 Earhart, Riley County … 8 … 104 … 13.0 Aam
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Beloit-St. John’s … 8 … 105 … 13.1 Earhart, Riley County … 8 … 104 … 13.0 Aamold, Wellsville … 7 … 91 … 13.0 Benning, Topeka High … 6 … 78 … 13.0 K. Smith, Valley Heights … 6 … 78 … 13.0 T. Thomas, Royal Valley … 8 … 103 … 12.8 Peterson,... Read more
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Highland Park’s Jones hoping Scots can put emotion aside against TrojansThe longstanding Highland Park-Topeka High basketball rivalry always makes for
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
The longstanding Highland Park-Topeka High basketball rivalry always makes for emotional games. And with three former Scots playing for the Trojan boys, Highland Park coach Jason Jones knows that emotions will be even higher for Friday night’s 7:30... Read more
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High boys top Hayden with late bucketTopeka High senior Larry White capped a big night with his biggest play of the
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Topeka High senior Larry White capped a big night with his biggest play of the night, scoring off his own miss with three seconds left to give the Trojans a 64-63 comeback Centennial League win over Hayden Tuesday night at the Bueltel Activity... Read more
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Deep Seaman swim team dominates Topeka West Invitationaland hopefully doing well at state.” Seaman 598, Washburn Rural 364, Miege 351,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
and hopefully doing well at state.” Seaman 598, Washburn Rural 364, Miege 351, Blue Valley Southwest 314, Leavenworth 194, Topeka High 121, Emporia 96, KC-Turner 74, Hays 60, Topeka West 45, Hayden 37, Shawnee Heights 28, Junction City... Read more
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City Athlete of the Week: Washburn Rural’s Jacob GlendinningHighland Park won its fifth straight game, a 51-47 decision over defending Cent
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Highland Park won its fifth straight game, a 51-47 decision over defending Centennial League champ Manhattan. LARRY WHITE, TOPEKA HIGH BASKETBALL: White, a senior, scored 21 points as Topeka High beat Washburn Rural to even its record at 3-3 and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school basketball statisticsPts. Avg. HAYDEN (4-2) HIGHLAND PARK (5-2) SEAMAN (4-2) Kaden Henley … 5 …
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Pts. Avg. HAYDEN (4-2) HIGHLAND PARK (5-2) SEAMAN (4-2) Kaden Henley … 5 … 13 … 4-4 … 35 … 7.0 SHAWNEE HEIGHTS (2-4) TOPEKA HIGH (3-3) TOPEKA WEST (5-1) WASHBURN RURAL (3-3) CITY TOP 10 (MINIMUM DOUBLE-FIGURE AVG.) Name, school G FG FT... Read more
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Robber armed with steak knife holds up Topeka Chinese restaurantreported. They were joined by a pair of detectives about 11:45 a.m. Topeka Uni
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
reported. They were joined by a pair of detectives about 11:45 a.m. Topeka Unified School District 501 police stationed at Topeka High School — a block west of the restaurant — were notified of the incident. Contact Phil Anderson at (785) 295-1195... Read more
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Fresh off big victory, Topeka High boys set to battle HaydenOne of the biggest challenges for Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
One of the biggest challenges for Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney this season has been trying to build a consistent mesh between several talented newcomers and Trojan holdovers from last season. Denney feels like High, 3-3 overall and... Read more
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Fresh off big win, Topeka High boys set to battle HaydenOne of the biggest challenges for Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
One of the biggest challenges for Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney this season has been trying to build a consistent mesh between several talented newcomers and Trojan holdovers from last season. Denney feels like High, 3-3 overall and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee Heights, Washburn Rural wrestlers, Seaman swimmers claim tournament championshipsSmith (120), Cade Wathke (138), Zack Gonzales (182) and Tristan Killman (220).
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Smith (120), Cade Wathke (138), Zack Gonzales (182) and Tristan Killman (220). — Highland Park will host USD 501 rivals Topeka High and Topeka in a 5:30 p.m. triangular on Wednesday. — Topeka High will host a quadrangular on Friday (3:30 p.m.),... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Robber armed with steak knife holds up Chinese restaurant near downtown Topekato another officer who was inside the restaurant gathering information. Unifie
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
to another officer who was inside the restaurant gathering information. Unified School District 501 police stationed at Topeka High School — a block west of the restaurant — were notified of the incident. Check cjonline.com later for more... Read more
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Robber armed with steak knife holds up Chinese restaurant in Topekaand a black mask. Authorities said a delivery driver for the restaurant gave c
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
and a black mask. Authorities said a delivery driver for the restaurant gave chase but lost the robber about a block north near S.W. 9th and Tyler. Unified School District 501 police stationed at Topeka High School were notified of the in... Read more
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City high school bowling capsulesRinehart, who finished 14th in the 5A-1A state tournament last season. January
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Rinehart, who finished 14th in the 5A-1A state tournament last season. January — 11-12 at Free State tournament, 16 at Topeka High quadrangular (Gage Bowl), 22 at triangular (West Ridge), 25 at Emporia, 30 at Topeka West quadrangular (West... Read more
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Hayden boys withstand late Aquinas rally to post 66-61 winand Kenny Gavin added 10 points each for the Saints. Hayden will return to Cen
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
and Kenny Gavin added 10 points each for the Saints. Hayden will return to Centennial League action on Tuesday, hosting Topeka High in a girls-boys doubleheader. Hayden … 16 … 20 … 19 … 11 … — … 66 Aquinas … 8 … 14 … 13 … 26 … — … 61 Hayden... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Popular doughnut shop to open at S.E. 29th & CrocoWall said, between his two shops and the nine Kwik Shop convenience stores that
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Wall said, between his two shops and the nine Kwik Shop convenience stores that sell the sweet treats. A 1995 graduate of Topeka High School, Wall said he had to let go of 13 employees who had worked for him for several years, but all have found... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Busy day pays off for Topeka High’s Matthew Cutshall in Seaman DualsDuals wrestling tournament had open weights, with most competitors in the field
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Duals wrestling tournament had open weights, with most competitors in the field picking up one or more forfeit wins. Topeka High sophomore 152-pounder Matthew Cutshall had to go to work every single round, however, which is just the way he... Read more
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Topeka High boys take step forward with win vs. RuralTopeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney is still looking for that game whe
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Topeka High boys basketball coach Pat Denney is still looking for that game when everything clicks for his talented Trojans. But the Trojans took a step forward Friday night in a 56-45 home Centennial League win over Washburn Rural, with High... Read more
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Rural girls hoping to continue hot streak at Topeka HighBordewick knows his Junior Blues, 2-0 in the league race, can’t afford to take
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Bordewick knows his Junior Blues, 2-0 in the league race, can’t afford to take anything for granted when they travel to Topeka High (1-3, 1-0) for a 6 p.m. Friday league tilt. “It’s at their place and they’re just so athletic year-in and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sisters in Topeka USD 501 perform dance of hope during all-staff event at Topeka High Schoolkinds of issues. The Wednesday morning performance was in front of an audience
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
kinds of issues. The Wednesday morning performance was in front of an audience of USD 501 staff members who gathered in Topeka High School’s auditorium for a midyear convocation prior to the spring semester that begins Thursday. Jason Jones,... Read more
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USD 501 officials confirm in-house health clinic will be at Topeka High SchoolAn in-house health clinic is expected to open inside Topeka High School by the
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
An in-house health clinic is expected to open inside Topeka High School by the beginning of the 2018-19 school year, district officials said on Wednesday. “Expanding health care services is part of our district five-year strategic plan,”... Read more
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Topeka USD 501 sisters perform dance of hope during all-staff event at Topeka High Schoolkinds of issues. The Wednesday morning performance was in front of an audience
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
kinds of issues. The Wednesday morning performance was in front of an audience of USD 501 staff members who gathered in Topeka High School’s auditorium for a mid-year convocation prior to the spring semester that begins on Thursday. Jason... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Looking back: Former Topekan designs nostalgic T-shirtsTopeka. I really love being from here.” Olson, 46, hasn’t lived in Topeka — wh
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Topeka. I really love being from here.” Olson, 46, hasn’t lived in Topeka — where he grew up and graduated from Topeka High School — for almost 30 years. He left after high school to attend college in Boston, then lived across the... Read more
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Looking back: Former Topekan designs nostalgic T-shirtsTopeka. I really love being from here.” Olson, 46, hasn’t lived in Topeka — wh
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Topeka. I really love being from here.” Olson, 46, hasn’t lived in Topeka — where he grew up and graduated from Topeka High School — for almost 30 years. He left after high school to attend college in Boston, then lived across the... Read more
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Topeka West grad Jeannette Waldo tapped to become Tennessee Tech volleyball coachagainst Junction City while all seven city schools will play doubleheaders Frid
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
against Junction City while all seven city schools will play doubleheaders Friday. Seaman will host Junction City and Topeka High will host Washburn Rural on Friday while Hayden will be on the road at Emporia, Highland Park will play at... Read more
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Topeka church helped Cuban family rebuild life in ’60sdifficult for them to get a foothold,” McClenny said. As they rebuilt their li
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
difficult for them to get a foothold,” McClenny said. As they rebuilt their lives, the Corteses took English classes at Topeka High School. Orlando, 39, worked as a bag boy at a grocery store for three years before getting a job with Whelans... Read more
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Topeka church helped Cuban family rebuild life in 1960sdifficult for them to get a foothold,” McClenny said. As they rebuilt their li
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
difficult for them to get a foothold,” McClenny said. As they rebuilt their lives, the Corteses took English classes at Topeka High School. Orlando, 39, worked as a bag boy at a grocery store for three years before getting a job with Whelans... Read more
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Topeka family still seeks answers, justice 3 decades after Alice Gibson’s slayingwould be doing if she were alive. Gibson, 19, was found strangled to death Jan
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
would be doing if she were alive. Gibson, 19, was found strangled to death Jan. 1, 1988, at a Wichita nightclub. She was a Topeka High School graduate who played basketball for the Trojans, then attended Wichita State University. Leroy Seek, a... Read more
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2017 Distinguished Kansans: Famed teacher Pam McComas retires after 40 years in USD 501that she pushed them to achieve more. McComas taught pre-Advanced Placement En
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
that she pushed them to achieve more. McComas taught pre-Advanced Placement English, debate and forensics for 35 years at Topeka High School. She coached more than 200 high-school debaters to the national level, including five national... Read more
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Four city football standouts earn Shrine Bowl selectionsin the 45th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl with four city players and a city coach a
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
in the 45th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl with four city players and a city coach among the selections for the East Squad. Topeka High’s Walt Alexander will serve as an assistant coach for the East under head coach Warren Seitz of Nemaha Central... Read more
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‘The elves are here:’ Topeka teen with cancer delivers gifts to children facing serious chronic illnessesthought about Christmas, I didn’t really want anything, didn’t really need anyt
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
thought about Christmas, I didn’t really want anything, didn’t really need anything,” said Riley Pfannenstiel, a senior at Topeka High School. “But I know other people did.” Pfannenstiel and his family were connected to three Topeka families... Read more
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T-town stood for titles in 2017 high school campaigntitle. Four city athletes earned five gold medals in state track and field, wi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
title. Four city athletes earned five gold medals in state track and field, with all five titles coming in the field. Topeka High senior Richard Newman won the 6A high jump and long jump while Shawnee Heights junior Michael Hoffer won his... Read more
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T-town stood for titles in ‘17 high school campaignSUCCESS Four city athletes earned five gold medals in state track and field, w
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
SUCCESS Four city athletes earned five gold medals in state track and field, with all five titles coming in the field. Topeka High senior Richard Newman won the 6A high jump and long jump while Shawnee Heights junior Michael Hoffer won his... Read more
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Topeka Capitol-Journal All-Class Football TeamsBridwell, sr., Wichita Northwest; Xavier Cason, sr., Junction City; Refujio Cha
The Newton Kansan / Posted a month ago
Bridwell, sr., Wichita Northwest; Xavier Cason, sr., Junction City; Refujio Chavez, so., Garden City; Grant Cooney, jr., Topeka High; Evan Darville, jr., Dodge City; Jordan Denison, sr., Hutchinson; Seth Falley, jr., Campus; Marcos Fisher, sr.,... Read more
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Topeka forecast for days to come calls for highs in 30s, with not much precipitationThe next few days will bring Topeka high temperatures in the 30s, with not much
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
The next few days will bring Topeka high temperatures in the 30s, with not much precipitation, the National Weather Service predicts. Today’s forecast calls for a high near 36 degrees, with mostly cloudy skies and winds coming from the north at 5 to... Read more

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