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New teachers report for duty in Hiawatha | News  Hiawatha World

New teaching staff for Hiawatha USD 415 schools reported for duty this week and were at the board office on Wednesday for inservice and a district tour.

Hiawatha Red Hawks Girls Basketball  Hiawatha World

Coach: Brady Jasper. After losing basically his entire varsity roster heading into last season, Coach Brady Jasper knew his fourth season at Hiawatha would be ...

Hiawatha Homecoming - Zootopia | News  Hiawatha World

With Fall Homecoming right around the corner, the Hiawatha Red Hawks are gearing up for a week full of competition, camaraderie, and football beginning on ...

Enrollment and athlete meetings just around the corner for Hiawatha students  Hiawatha World

Summer break is almost over for Hiawatha-USD 415 students as enrollment and the start of athletic practices is just around the corner.

Hiawatha Class of 2018 celebrates commence, receives awards | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School's Class of 2018 celebrated its commencement on Sunday, May 20 in the school gymnasium.

Hiawatha Homecoming | Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School celebrated its fall Homecoming Friday night with a parade at 2 p.m. downtown, where classes displayed their floats and candidates ...

'Addams Family' production laced with laughs for theatergoers  Hiawatha World

The Addams Family,” a classic musical production that everyone should be aware of, was put on by the actors and actresses of Hiawatha High School on Friday, ...

Five days of ghoulish activities for 104th Hiawatha Halloween Frolic  Hiawatha World

The 104th Hiawatha Halloween Frolic is almost upon us. And you wouldn't be in Hiawatha if there wasn't five days of ghoulish activities to take part in.

HHS to host suicide survivor for presentation | News  Hiawatha World

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and Hiawatha High School will be participating in an upcoming event regarding suicide prevention ...

Leahy's impact and inspiration  Hiawatha World

Matthew Leahy, Hiawatha High School art teacher and one of the newest additions to the faculty, is making huge impacts not only on his students, but also in the ...

Jingle Bell Ride brings in horses, riders and toys  Hiawatha World

The 22nd Annual Jingle Bell Ride brought in around a dozen riders and lots of toys for Brown County children, despite the cold and snowy weather.

Lady Hawks hold up against tough competition | Sports  Hiawatha World

In what was a daunting way to start a season, the Hiawatha High School volleyball team hosted a pair of State-ranked opponents for a triangular on Thursday ...

Hiawatha Track | Special Sections  Hiawatha World

After another successful season on the track, the Hiawatha High School Red Hawks return a contingent of State competitors, including a State champion, as they ...

HHS planning Alumni Weekend activities | News  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School alumni are planning a weekend of activities to celebrate reunions over Memorial Weekend.

HP&R events set the stage for a spooky October  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Parks and Rec Department is setting the stage for a spooky Halloween in Hiawatha with a series of events planned for this month.

Santa's Attic set for Oct. 27 | News  Hiawatha World

While downtown Hiawatha businesses are busy celebrating Christmas in July, other organizations are getting planned for other festive events coming this fall.

Fordyce selected as new Hiawatha High principal | News  Hiawatha World

After a closed door session at a special school board meeting on Wednesday evening, Superintendent Lonnie Moser announced that the district would be hiring ...

Candidate Profile: Rich Lehmkuhl, Brown County Commission | News  Hiawatha World

Pastor Richard Lehmkuhl has lived in Hiawatha most of his life, along with his wife, Susan, and two children. A Hiawatha High School graduate, Lehmkuhl ...

Maple Leaf Festival set for Sept. 22 | News  Hiawatha World

This year's Maple Leaf Festival promises a full day of family fun that includes a sand volleyball tournament, inflatables, pony rides, bands, magicians, a children's ...

HHS presents 'The Addams Family' | Uploaded-photos  Hiawatha World

Hawkeye Staff. Kids kneeling: L-R Quinn Boye, Allera Roberts, Lily Puvogel, Emilynn Farnen, Malaya Donato, and Lukin Searcy The Hiawatha High School ...

Hiawatha students statebound in forensics | Schools  Hiawatha World

Several Hiawatha High School students are statebound in forensics this coming weekend at Wichita.

HHS recycling rescheduled due to possible snow  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Biology Club will NOT be recycling this coming Saturday as normally planned.

Hiawatha Senior Legion baseball is back in play  Hiawatha World

After a couple years away, Hiawatha's American Legion program is again fielding a varsity squad, led by Coach Chuck May and new General Manager Judd ...

Ex-teacher gets probation for sex with student  News-Press Now

A former Hiawatha High School biology teacher was sentenced Monday to 36 months of probation and must register as a sex offender for 25 years for having ...

Hiawatha students spend 'An Evening in Vegas' | Schools  Hiawatha World

While the date was April 14, and Hiawatha High School juniors and seniors were set to celebrate prom, the weather was a little more winter-like than the date ...

Lucille and B.H. Pennel named as Frolic Grand Marshals  Hiawatha World

Longtime Hiawatha educators Lucille and B.H. Pennel were selected as this year's Grand Marshals of the 104th Hiawatha Halloween Frolic.

104th Halloween Frolic | News  Hiawatha World

Images from the 2018 Hiawatha Halloween Frolic. We will add more this next week, so be sure to check back! Photos, unless otherwise noted, by Josephine ...

Former Hiawatha teacher charged with unlawful sexual relations  Hiawatha World

A former Hiawatha USD 415 teacher was arrested on Tuesday on charges of one count of unlawful sexual relations, a level 5 person felony.

Lonnie Moser to be new USD 415 superintendent | Schools  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha School Board has offered the position of superintendent to Lonnie Moser of Chetopa-St. Paul school district in SE Kansas.

Hiawatha Baseball | Special Sections  Hiawatha World

There is plenty of buzz around the start of the season for the Red Hawk baseball squad, as the inaugural season of Hiawatha High School baseball looks to start ...

Hiawatha Boys Basketball | Special Sections  Hiawatha World

Andrew Eckert is in his 6th season as Hiawatha's head boys basketball coach, and this season he will begin the transition to youth that started midway through ...

Former Hiawatha teacher enters plea to unlawful sexual relations  Hiawatha World

A former Hiawatha USD 415 teacher entered plea of no contest Monday in Brown County District Court to one count of unlawful sexual relations with a student.

Three candidates interviewed for Hiawatha superintendent | News  Hiawatha World

Three finalists for Hiawatha USD 415 superintendent were interviewed this week.

Special KS Supreme Court session at Hiawatha High School  KSNT

HIAWATHA (KSNT) -- Two cases will be heard by the Kansas Supreme Court Tuesday night in a Kansas high school. Hiawatha High School will host the court ...

'Sunset in the Country' for Hiawatha Prom 2017 | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School's prom “Sunset in the Country” was Saturday, and it was certainly one for the books.

Hiawatha Girls Basketball | Special Sections  Hiawatha World

The 2017-18 season will mark the second straight year that 4th year head coach Brady Jasper will have to replace the team's leading scorer and rebounder, but ...

USD 415 welcomes new faculty and staff to district  Hiawatha World

Linda Barnhill, 4th grade teacher. Linda Barnhill is a native of Hiawatha and a graduate of Hiawatha High School. She has earned degrees from Highland ...

Biology teacher, 25, pleads no contest to six-month sex romp with teen student  Fox News

A former Kansas teacher pleaded no contest to one count of unlawful sexual relations with a student during her arraignment Monday.

Mock DUI crash touches students | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School's student council organized a mock crash last Thursday. The crash, staged for presentation prior to HHS's junior and senior prom, was ...

Forensics students place at Sabetha | Schools  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Forensics Team had its first competition Saturday in Sabetha, placing sixth out of 11 teams.

Red Hawk Trap Club gearing up for spring competition  Hiawatha World

The Red Hawk Trap Club will be starting practices soon for their spring season.

Stacie's Dance celebrates 10 years | News  Hiawatha World

Stacie's Dance Academy just celebrated 10 years in Hiawatha with their spring recital last Saturday at Hiawatha High School.

Trap Club ends inaugural year on top | Schools  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Red Hawk Trap Club ended its season with an outstanding performance at the Kansas State Clay Target League State Tournament.

Hiawatha to celebrate Homecoming | Schools  Hiawatha World

Floats have been built, dresses and ties have been picked out, games have been played, and six candidates have been chosen, all in preparation and ...

1960s Civil Rights activist to visit Hiawatha for school and public events  Hiawatha World

It was a world of segregation, a world of violence and uprisings as the people in the Deep South's war on civil rights came under the scrutiny of the whole.

Kansas science teacher accused of 'sexual relations' with student headed to trial  Fox News

A science teacher in Kansas, is heading to trial after being accused of having sexual relations with a student earlier this year.

'Extraordinary Christmas' by Stacie's Dance Academy | News  Hiawatha World

Stacie's Dance Academy is gearing up for its 6th annual Christmas Show. This year's show is called “Extraordinary Christmas” and will be presented at 5 p.m. at ...

District welcomes new principal, teachers  The Sabetha Herald Inc.

New Teachers: New teachers to the Prairie Hills USD No. 113 district for the 2018-19 school year gather for a photo Tuesday morning, August 14. Pictured are ...

Hiawatha eighth graders honored at recognition | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha Middle School held it's recognition for eighth graders Monday night at the Hiawatha High School gymnasium.

Hiawatha High School celebrates prom | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School celebrated its junior and senior prom on Saturday at the Hiawatha Fisher Center.

HHS basketball takes on Panthers at home | Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School basketball teams took on the Royal Valley Panthers at home on Friday night.

Red Hawks host Winter Sports Banquet | Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School opened its doors last Thursday evening to welcome friends and family of its winter sports athletes, to celebrate the seasons the teams had ...

Hiawatha High School Winter Sports Banquet | High School Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School held its annual Winter Sports Banquet on Thursday March 12 at the high school auditorium. Vice Principal and Activities Director Kim ...

Local family starts nonprofit organization  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha USD 415 teachers Brent and Kim Krauter are in the process of starting a nonprofit organization to help families with children who have been ...

Hiawatha Youth Football | Sports  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Youth Football teams kicked off their fall season last weekend.

Hiawatha CC teams take first at Holton | Sports  Hiawatha World

It was another week, another milestone performance for the Hiawatha Red Hawk cross country squad that is quickly establishing itself as a dynasty within the ...

Prom-goers come out with glitz and glamour for 'Old Hollywood'  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Prom 2016 was Saturday, April 9 with a theme “Old Hollywood.”

Making their dreams come true | News  Hiawatha World

Walt Disney World — a place where dreams come true. The Hiawatha High School marching band experienced Walt Disney World firsthand last week when ...

Freedom Hospice opens its doors in Hiawatha | News  Hiawatha World

One of the most difficult facts of life for many to deal with is its inevitable end.

Hiawatha revealed as a city of Archie's | News  Hiawatha World

The tale of a former Hiawatha resident recently made clear the popularity of long-time TV quiz show “Jeopardy” when Alex Trebek read a question that ...

Hiawatha High crowns Prom King and Queen | News  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School crowned its 2015 Prom King Dylan Levret and Queen Lauren May at the banquet at the Fisher Community Center.

Former Hiawatha, Washburn student killed in Doniphan Co. crash  WIBW

DONIPHAN CO., Kan. (WIBW) A former student at Hiawatha High School and Washburn University is dead after a crash in Doniphan County Tuesday.

Hiawatha Eighth Grade Recognition Night | Schools  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Middle School eighth grade recognition was Monday night at the Hiawatha High School. Eighth graders included: (not in order) Brandon Adams, ...

Hiawatha Winter Homecoming Candidates | Schools  Hiawatha World

With Winter Homecoming around the corner, Hiawatha High School students elected six candidates, two of whom will be elected to serve as Queen and King of ...

James Patton reappointed chief judge of 22nd Judicial District  Hiawatha World

TOPEKA, Kan. — Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss announced today the Supreme Court has reappointed Judge James Patton to a two-year term as chief judge of ...

Hiawatha High to present 'Life With Mother Superior'  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School thespians will be presenting “Life With Mother Superior,” a light-hearted comedy, at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the school ...

Kevin Haskin: Tarkanian helped Hiawatha teen learn he could cope  Topeka Capital Journal

The phone call came at the beginning of the work day.Kathy Patton Strunk had just sat behind her desk at WIBW-AM's Kansas Ag Network, a position she held at ...

Youth Basketball League closes with Saturday tourney | Sports  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Youth Basketball League ended with a bang Saturday as teams battled their way to championships.

Wisdom CPAs opens in Hiawatha | News  Hiawatha World

It's only wise” is the new logo for Wisdom CPAs, LLC, and Jake Wisdom agrees his recent decision to purchase a well-known firm in Hiawatha fits right in with ...

4-H Club: Morrill Tip Top 11.26.18  The Sabetha Herald Inc.

Submitted by Carly Hartter, Reporter. Kiaya Beyer reads the Llama Llama Hoppity Hop to the club. Nate Menold demonstrates how to make dilled oyster ...

Area musician, artist to feature talents in upcoming concert  The Sabetha Herald Inc.

The public is invited to a Sunday concert “Synchronicity: A Journey of Music and Art” at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at the Hiawatha High School Auditorium.

Scholars Bowl teams take first and third at Horton  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School JV and varsity scholars bowl teams competed at Horton on Nov. 2.

New teachers ready for a promising school year  Hiawatha World

School for Hiawatha USD 415 students was back in session this week.

A Hiawatha Maple for Arbor Day | News  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Chamber of Commerce planted a tree last week in honor of Arbor Day.

Haws Ink aims to add to the burgeoning art scene in Hiawatha  Hiawatha World

The function of body art as a vehicle for communicating the values, dreams and fears of a culture and its component individuals has a rich history on this pale ...

Demel-Leander Engagement | Engagements  Hiawatha World

Rick and Kay Demel of Hiawatha are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Deidra Leigh Demel, to Brandon Lee Leander, son of Wally and ...

Sarah and Michael Bannister | Hometown  Hiawatha World

Sarah Ann Ronnebaum and Michael Joseph Bannister were united in marriage on July 1, 2017, at St. Michael's Catholic Church, in Axtell, Kansas. Father Barry ...

Hiawatha eighth graders honored at recognition night | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha eighth graders at Monday night's recognition ceremony: front (l-r): Liam Jones, Isabella Eppens, Erica Merz, Tonya Merz, Isaiah Koelliker, Hannah May ...

Six students nominated for Udall Scholarships  KU Today

LAWRENCE — Six students at the University of Kansas are nominees for Udall Undergraduate Scholarships, which recognize students who demonstrate ...

'Calamity Jane' a hit | Schools  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School's “Calamity Jane” was a hit with a variety of singing, dancing and comedy.

Bread Bowl Bakery opens its doors in Hiawatha  Hiawatha World

One of the more noticeable drawbacks of living in a small town is the general lack of options – particularly food options – available to consumers. Hiawatha ...

Community Happenings | Local News  Hiawatha World

Saturday, Feb. 16. The Hiawatha High School Biology Club will be recycling from 9-11 a.m. at the school parking lot, weather permitting. Monday, Feb. 18.

Weinberg wedding | Weddings  Hiawatha World

Doug and Cindy Weinberg are honored to announce the marriage of their son William Weinberg to Jamie Andrisen.

Remembering Todd Widman | News  Hiawatha World

Fifteen years ago tragedy struck in Hiawatha. On Sunday, March 1, 2015 it wasn't the tragedy that people came together to remember. It was the life of Brown ...

Hiawatha Prom | News  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School crowned its 2015 Prom King Dylan Levret and Queen Lauren May at the banquet at the Fisher Community Center.

Hiawatha Chamber and Visitors Bureau | Business Review  Hiawatha World

If you are cruising the square in Hiawatha and find yourself passing by the Brown County Historical Society's downtown museum, you might notice a seemingly ...

The family who plays together stays together | Lady A  Hiawatha World

The family that plays together, stays together. With five children, from just under the age of 3 to 16, Ben and Katie Kettler of Hiawatha have their hands full of ...

Homecoming Hawks roll over Tigers | Sports  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Red Hawks picked a fine time to play their most complete game of the football season, as Coach Ted Brown's team played a sound four quarters ...

Kansans Are Moderate As Hell And They're Not Going To Take It Anymore  Huffington Post

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas -- A boring thing happened in Kansas last week. In a nondescript conference room in a nondescript community ...

Hiawatha takes care of Riverside | Sports  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Red Hawks took care of the Riverside Cyclones on Friday night for Winter Homecoming.

Local students recognized for academic and other honors  Topeka Capital Journal

Stuart Sprague of Manhattan was recently selected as one of 10 Kansas State University graduate students to earn honors at Research and the State held in the ...

Red Hawks prepare to rough up the Raiders  Hiawatha World

Excitement is building at Hiawatha High School as students and staff members participate in homecoming activities in preparation to “Rough up the Raiders.”

Teams kick off season with Gatorade Scrimmage | Sports  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School winter sports teams kicked off the season Tuesday night with a Gatorade Scrimmage at the Roundhouse. Basketball and wrestling ...

Hiawatha's Gartner commits to play basketball at Missouri State  Hiawatha World

In a two-year span, Hiawatha High School has produced a pair of Division I athletes — and both picked out-of-state colleges.

2017 Topeka Capital-Journal All-State Academic Team Honorable Mentions  Topeka Capital Journal

Anderson County High School: Katie Lybarger, daughter of David and Myra Lybarger, Kansas State UniversityAndover Central High School: Nicholas Detter, ...

Trip to India is 'life-changing' for Hiawatha grad  Hiawatha World

The Journey began one year ago when our nursing class was presented with two trip options-one to Russia and one to India. In my mind, I immediately picked ...

Winter teams receive recognition | Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School recognized its teams and players at the Annual Winter Sports Banquet last week.

Area students win social media contest | News  Hiawatha World

The Brown County Prevention Alliance recently partnered with USD 430 and USD 415 school districts in a social media contest.

Kopp earns top place at Greenhand Leadership Conference  Hiawatha World

On Sept. 17 Hiawatha High School freshmen in KaCee Thompson's ag classes traveled to Silver Lake for the annual Greenhand Leadership Conference.

Noll-Akuretiya Engagement | Engagements  Hiawatha World

Mark and Joanne Noll of Hiawatha are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Anna Noll to Achala Akuretiya, son of ...

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