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Eldon W W Brockelman SrDecember 11, 2016 by Loretta Brockelman Persinger (Register to contact)
This is my daughter face book account as I do not use a computer,I would like to have information regarding class reunions or information on those still living you can send the information to her thank you Eldon Brockelman Sr
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Emporia High School Principal Britton Hart announced his resignation effective June 30 at Wednesday night's USD 253 Board of Education meeting.
Donna Kay Cochran | Free Emporia Gazette
Donna Kay Cochran passed away on the night of Monday, April 15, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was 66.
2 people arrested after disagreement leads to locking down an Emporia business and schools KWCH
Emporia Police say two people from Oklahoma are jailed, in connection with a disagreement that led to locking down Emporia's Hobby Lobby Store and several ...
Closings and Cancellations | Free Emporia Gazette
Wednesday. Emporia State University will start two hours late. Campus opens at 10 a.m.. USD 251 - North Lyon County is closed Wednesday. USD 253 K-5 ...
EHS swimmers finish seventh in home invite | Free Emporia Gazette
Jamie Dawson was very pleased with how the Emporia High girls swim team performed in Thursday's season-opening meet at Emporia High School.
EHS to perform 'Wonderland High' | Free Emporia Gazette
The Emporia High School Auditorium was alive with music and fun in rehearsing “Wonderland High” Thursday evening during dress rehearsal.
Ratzlaff brings therapy services to Emporia High | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
Students at Emporia High School don't have to navigate the various stresses of school and home life alone thanks to a partnership with CrossWinds Counseling ...
EHS senior earns National Merit recognition | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
An Emporia High School senior who earned three top academic awards for exceptional academic promise was honored during a ceremony Tuesday morning at ...
Five inducted into EHS Hall of Fame | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
The Emporia High School Hall of Fame inducted five alumni into its ranks during a halftime ceremony at the EHS football game at Welch Stadium Friday ...
Spartan wrestlers take 3rd at Winter Classic | Sports Emporia Gazette
No matter who's in the 14-member lineup for the Emporia High wrestling team, Brook Medrano can expect them to battle and compete.
Billy Lee Linhart | Free Emporia Gazette
Billy Lee Linhart, 72, of Emporia, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 at his home after a year-long battle with brain cancer.
EHS students 'accomplish greatness' through Flex program | Education Emporia Gazette
Emporia High students had a chance to leave a big impression Thursday evening.
Emporia elementary schools receive grant funds | Free Emporia Gazette
Two Emporia elementary schools were approved for grants during the Emporia Public Schools Board of Education Meeting on Wednesday evening.
A chance to show off EHS highlights student, staff Emporia Gazette
Patrons of the Emporia community got a rare glimpse of what Emporia High School students experience every day during the EHS Site Council's third ...
Spartan girls fall to Highland Park | Free Emporia Gazette
Carolyn Dorsey summed up Tuesday's game between the Emporia High girls and Highland Park with two words:
Linhart impacted many lives over career | Free Emporia Gazette
Bill Linhart made an impact on many people at some point in their lives, whether if it was as a coach, teacher or an official.
EHS Theater to present Radium Girls | News Emporia Gazette
The Emporia High School Theater Department will present its fall production, “Radium Girls,” Nov. 16 - 17 at the EHS Auditorium.
Area bands perform at Emporia Marching Festival | Area News Emporia Gazette
Several high school bands marched their way to recognition Wednesday on the campus of Emporia State University for the 11th Annual Emporia Marching ...
Trailblazers: EHS girls wrestling team making waves | Gaz Emporia Gazette
Girls wrestling is a steadily growing sport across the country, and Emporia High School has been no exception. The EHS Girls Wrestling team placed fifth in the ...
83rd annual Seasonal Celebration set for next week Emporia Gazette
William Lindsay White Auditorium will once again be filled with the sounds of the holiday season during Emporia Public Schools' 83rd annual Seasonal ...
The race of his life | Gaz Emporia Gazette
Emporia High School freshman Austin Moore is fast.
EHS graduates | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
It was a day full of smiles and tears as Emporia High School's Class of 2018 participated in graduation activities.
Threat against Emporia High School deemed 'not credible' Emporia Gazette
An investigation into what was described as a "non-specific threat" by an Emporia High School student was found to be unsubstantiated, according to a ...
New assistant principal hired for Emporia High | Area News Emporia Gazette
Emporia Public Schools announced Wednesday that after completing the interview process, Brenda Dennis was selected as the new assistant principal at ...
Spartan girls soccer to have new look in season opener Emporia Gazette
Oscar Macias was excited to see that the Emporia High girls' soccer team was able to get more practice time before its first game.
USD 253 hears update on school redesign | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Public Schools Board of Education heard an update on school redesign projects at Logan Avenue and William Allen White elementary schools ...
USD 253 hears update on assessment surveys | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
Safety and security were the top concerns of parents and patrons of the Emporia Public School District, according to the results of a community meetings held at ...
New National Honor Society members inducted | Area News Emporia Gazette
Emporia High School's National Honor Society inducted new members Monday night.
No. 5 Emporia man killed in I-35 accident | Free Emporia Gazette
Twenty-one-year-old Angel Montes of Emporia died after he was hit by a semi tractor-trailer on Interstate 35 in the early-morning hours of July 1.
Spartan boys struggle against Washburn Rural | Free Emporia Gazette
Beau Welch was comfortable with where the Emporia High boys basketball team was trailing Washburn Rural, 41-37, at halftime Tuesday night.
Hopkins Project Awards announced Tuesday | Free Emporia Gazette
Educators from around Lyon County were recognized for their continued commitment to innovation in the classroom when Hopkins Foundation Vice President ...
USD 253 approves budget for publication | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Public Schools Board of Education approved the publication of a $75356551 budget for fiscal year 2019 during a meeting Wednesday evening at ...
Update: Emporia teens not seriously hurt following rollover crash KVOE
No one was seriously hurt following a rollover crash involving a pickup south of Emporia on J Street Monday. The accident involved a Ford F-150 pickup...
Barber pleads guilty to murder of Emporia native Emporia Gazette
A man charged with murdering girlfriend and Emporia native MacKenzie Payne plead guilty in Sedgwick County District Court Monday.
Winter Sports King and Queen | Free Emporia Gazette
Thomas Finley and Elizabeth Schwerdtfeger were named Emporia High School Winter Sports King and Queen Saturday during the Spartans' home basketball ...
EHS Class of '56 donates remaining funds Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Gazette. The Class of 1956 Reunion Committee has decided not to hold any further, formal reunions. The group had some cash left over, which it ...
Fairy gardens come to life at EHS | Education Emporia Gazette
Creative gardeners hoping to welcome spring and take home a touch of magic were able to do both during the Emporia High School FFA's Community Night at ...
Scholar-Athlete of the Week: Emporia High's Matthew East WIBW
(WIBW) - Emporia High School's Matthew East is WIBW's Scholar-Athlete of the Week. East is a track and field athlete for the Spartans, running in the 300-meter ...
A little extra emotional | Sports Emporia Gazette
Spartans fall in shootout to DeSoto in regional opener.
Emporia native victim of Wichita murder | Free Emporia Gazette
MacKenzie Payne, an Emporia native who was less than a month away from beginning medical school at the University of Kansas, was identified as the victim of ...
Can't be stopped | Free Emporia Gazette
Jorge Cazares said nobody ever believed in him. That is, until he found his calling at Flint Hills Technical College. A native of Emporia and 2013 graduate of ...
Weiss 1st, Vincent 5th in season-opening meet Emporia Gazette
Haylee Weiss couldn't be too hard on herself regarding her performance in Tuesday's season-opening meet at Emporia High School.
Emporia High School graduating seniors announced | News Emporia Gazette
Three-hundred twenty-two students will graduate Sunday from Emporia High School and Flint Hills Learning Center. Commencement for the Class of 2017 will ...
Couch receives short jail sentence, probation for role in kidnapping Emporia Gazette
An Emporia teenager charged in connection with a November kidnapping and beating of a 16-year-old male was sentenced to 24 months probation Wednesday ...
April Dawn Finlay | Free Emporia Gazette
April Dawn Finlay, 58, of Emporia, Kansas died Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka from small cell cancer.
James Hannon, D-Emporia - News The Hutchinson News
Age: 70. Highest degree earned: EDS, Curriculum & Supervision of Instruction. Current occupation: Educational Para for At-Risk Students, Emporia High School.
USD 253 receives update on needs-based assessment | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Public Schools Board of Education heard an update on an ongoing needs-based assessment Wednesday evening.
Zombies spotted in Emporia | Area News Emporia Gazette
Night of the Living Dead it wasn't, but the undead were out and about nonetheless Saturday.
Wes Bell hired as EHS head football coach Butler County Times Gazette
El Dorado High School announced the hiring of Wes Bell as the head football coach on Tuesday. Bell will bring plenty of coaching experience with him, ...
Weiss featured on Sallie Magazine cover | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
A crowd eager to see the latest issue of Sallie Magazine gathered at The Copper Top for the sixth edition's debut Thursday evening.
Remembering MacKenzie: Emporia woman honored by KU Med Emporia Gazette
A white coat emblazoned with the University of Kansas Medical School logo will decorate a wall in the home of Joie and Brian Payne, a reminder of their ...
Back to School Week: Emporia High School KSNT News
One club, the Circle of Friends Club, is only in it's second year, but students said it's already seen great success.
BOE approves Lolling as new EHS Principal Butler County Times Gazette
This week's El Dorado USD 490 Board of Education's meeting included the hiring of a new EHS Principal and Head Football Coach. Bruce Lolling will be the ...
For Her Family | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
Like many Emporia High School seniors, Maria de Lourdes Razo has been counting the days until graduation. What makes her different is what it took to get ...
Former Emporian prepares for directorial debut | Area News Emporia Gazette
A native Emporian is preparing for his directorial debut with the release of his first feature film next week.
Spartans blank Warriors, 2-0 | Sports Emporia Gazette
Victor Ibarra told the Emporia High boys' soccer team to be patient at halftime in a 0-0 game against Berean Academy Thursday night at Emporia High School.
Emporia native Marstall to end memorable Hornet career with bowl appearance WIBW
EMPORIA, Kan. (WIBW) - Most college football players can't say they've gotten to have their high school and collegiate success on the same field. Emporia State ...
School to bring back driver's ed | Area News Emporia Gazette
The USD 253 Board of Education met Wednesday night to discuss the possibility of reinstating a summer driver's education course at Emporia High School and ...
Young and Reisen sign with Emporia State for track Emporia Gazette
Two more Emporia High seniors will be joining the Emporia State track and field program next season.
Living wide open | News Emporia Gazette
Family and friends of 22-year-old Emporia native MacKenzie Payne are reeling as they try to understand how the young woman they loved so much is gone.
Emporia High School announces first semester honor roll Emporia Gazette
The honor roll for the first semester has been announced at Emporia High School. Students on the Principal's Honor Roll must have a grade point average of 4.0 ...
Emporia native killed in Wichita stabbing | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
Wichita Police have identified a woman who was killed by her boyfriend early Tuesday morning as an Emporia native.
Rec board hears about bike share program, inflatable pool toys Emporia Gazette
Daphne Mertens of Healthier Lyon County visited the Emporia Recreation Commission's monthly meeting Monday to talk about the possibility of a bike share ...
Baker signs to wrestle at Labette, Lupkes to play softball at DCCC Emporia Gazette
Left,Drew Baker signs a National Letter of Intent to wrestle at Labette Community College Wednesday afternoon at Emporia High School. Seated with Baker are ...
Christopher Michael Mejia | Obituaries Emporia Gazette
Christopher Michael Mejia, 43, of Emporia died on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 in Emporia.
Nunez receives probation, short jail sentence | Area News Emporia Gazette
The final suspect to be sentenced on charges related to a Nov. 2017 incident in which a 16-year-old male was kidnapped and beaten near Rocky Ford Bridge ...
Pats on the back | Gaz Emporia Gazette
Editor's Note: The Gazette salutes those who make Emporia and the surrounding area a better place to live and work. The following folks deserve a pat on the ...
Vandalism reported at Emporia High School | EHS Emporia Gazette
When students and staff arrived at Emporia High School on Monday morning they may have noticed that the front sign looked a bit different. It seems vandals ...
Larry Dean Ragsdale | Obituaries Emporia Gazette
Larry Dean Ragsdale, 72, Topeka, passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2018. He was born March 11, 1946, in Emporia, Kansas, the son of Ernest and Ola ...
FUMC welcomes co-pastors | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
First United Methodist Church has welcomed Pastors Karla Sheffy and Ron Harris to its congregation.
Motion to terminate superintendent's contract fails | Area News Emporia Gazette
A motion to terminate the contract of Emporia Public Schools Superintendent Kevin Case failed 3-4 during Wednesday night's Board of Education meeting in the ...
To the beat of his own drum | Area News Emporia Gazette
Emporians may have known him as LeRoy “Speed” Burnes, a red-haired young man with a winning smile who left his hometown to make his mark in music.
Students Awarded Prestigious Rudd Scholarships KSAL
Twenty Five Kansas high school seniors have been named as part of the newest class of Rudd Scholars, each receiving a 4-year scholarships. Fifteen will to ...
Welcome to the Club | Latest News And Features Emporia Gazette
A new club which promotes inclusion for all students has become the talk of Emporia High School.
Emporia High's Tanner Taylor, JeMarcus Morehead ink future in football Emporia Gazette
Close to a hundred were gathered in the Emporia High School library on Thursday afternoon to witness seniors Tanner Taylor and JeMarcus Morehead sign ...
Hopkins Award winners announced | Area News Emporia Gazette
Seven Emporia Public Schools teachers received the 2017-18 Hopkins Project Award Friday. The funding will benefit classroom projects submitted by the ...
On display | Area News Emporia Gazette
The Emporia High School Art Department opened a new exhibit containing hundreds of student-created art pieces with a public reception Thursday evening in ...
'Addams Family' macabre, funny | News Emporia Gazette
Emporia High School's thespians present “The Addams Family Musical” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday with a 2 p.m. matinee also on Saturday.
EHS selects new Spartan logo | News Emporia Gazette
At 9:30 Monday morning, Emporia High School's principal, Britton Hart, announced the new logo to the school. EHS has been working on developing a new ...
Solid Serves | Sports Emporia Gazette
Spartan tennis finishes third in season-opening meet.
EHS Senior graduation list | News Emporia Gazette
More than 300 Emporia High School students graduated Sunday during commencement in W.L. White Auditorium.
Hannon running for Kansas Board of Ed Salina Journal
James Hannon, 70, D-Emporia, taught students at Emporia High School for 39 years. Now, he's running to represent District 7 on the Kansas Board of Education ...
Food for Students meets big need | News Emporia Gazette
With the start of the 2017 - 2018 school year quickly approaching, Food for Students is preparing to provide bags of food to children in Emporia Public Schools.
District honors retiring employees at Staff Recognition Program Emporia Gazette
Twenty-seven retiring teachers, administrators and school support staff members were guests of honor at the annual Emporia Public Schools Staff Recognition ...
Jones Activity Complex officially open at EHS | Education Emporia Gazette
A dedication was held Monday for Emporia High School's newly completed Walter S. & Evan C. Jones Activity Complex.
Rudd Scholarships Awarded To 25 Kansas Students KMUW
The Rudd Foundation has awarded 25 college scholarships to Kansas high school seniors. Each winner will receive a four-year scholarship to attend either.
Milleson to be next Emporia High football coach Emporia Gazette
The Emporia High varsity football team has its new coach.
Farr, Wilson, Carter sign to play collegiate basketball Emporia Gazette
Three members of the Emporia High boys basketball team will continue to play after signing with their respective schools Wednesday.
Veterans Day Memorial Service | Area News Emporia Gazette
After the Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, a ceremony for all veterans was held at the All Veterans Memorial.
Three juveniles charged in November kidnapping appear for adult certification motions Emporia Gazette
Three Emporia juveniles charged in connection with a November kidnapping case appeared in front of Judge W. Lee Fowler Thursday in the Lyon County ...
E-High cheer to participate in inaugural State Championship Emporia Gazette
There's a first time for everything. The Emporia High cheerleading squad is one of 92 teams in Kansas to be selected for the inaugural 2017 KSHSAA Game Day ...
Kidnapper receives seven-year sentence | Area News Emporia Gazette
Samuel Garcia, 18, of Emporia was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison on charges relating to a November kidnapping and beating of a 16-year-old male.
Young E-High swimmers lack experience going into season Emporia Gazette
Despite losing only two seniors — Kostin Mercer and Wyatt Mattas — the Emporia High boys swim team lacks experience going into its first meet at EHS on ...
District honors retiring employees | News Emporia Gazette
Thirty retiring administrators, teachers and school support staff members were guests of honor at the annual Emporia Public Schools Staff Recognition May 20 at ...
Check your Week 7 high school football scoreboard from across the Wichita area Wichita Eagle
Salina Central travels to Maize. Maize South hosts Goddard. And the Andover schools meet in Week 7 of high school football across the Wichita area. Check ...
Anthony Markowitz named new EHS baseball coach | Sports Emporia Gazette
Emporia High School announced Thursday afternoon that its next head baseball coach would be home grown.
Emporia High School group safe in London after terror attack WIBW
Emporia High students and staffers are safe and sound after Wednesday's terror attack in London.
MHS' Braxmeyer picked as 2019 Master Teacher | Education Manhattan Mercury
Dedra Braxmeyer, a math teacher at Manhattan High School, is among seven instructors selected as Kansas Master Teachers for 2019.
Simons returns to EHS as new athletics director Emporia Gazette
The new face heading the athletics department at Emporia High School will be a familiar one to many people around the district and in the community.
Victor Ibarra Tabbed as Next EHS Boys' Soccer Coach Emporia Gazette
When the head coaching position for the Emporia High School boys' soccer team opened up, Victor Ibarra found himself at a crossroad.
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