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Rainbow sponsors local students on Washington, DC tour  Hiawatha World

From June 1 to 5, Grete Olsen (Horton) and Codi Mueller (Hiawatha) toured Washington DC on the Foundation for Rural *Service* Youth Tour.

Hats off to Class of 2019 | Uploaded Media  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Class of 2019 tossed their caps to end commencement services on Sunday at the school's gymnasium. Services included ...

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 prom an 'Enchanted Evening'  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha junior and senior prom was Saturday, April 13. The theme of the year was “Enchanted Evening.”

Alumni shindig celebrates 100 years  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Alumni Association is planning a night of fun and entertainment to celebrate it's 100th year.

Hiawatha eighth graders celebrate recognition  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha Middle School eighth-graders celebrated recognition and promotion night on Monday at the Hiawatha High School gymnasium.

Hiawatha Homecoming - Zootopia  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 ...

New teachers report for duty in Hiawatha  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 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 ...

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.

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.

Liz Kettler signs to run at Creighton University  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School senior Elizabeth Kettler signed on to run cross country and track for Creighton University.

HHS planning Alumni Weekend activities  Hiawatha World

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

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.

Hiawatha Class of 2018 celebrates commence, receives awards  Hiawatha World

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

Fordyce selected as new Hiawatha High principal  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 ...

Shirt Shack moves to new shop around the square  Hiawatha World

The Shirt Shack and Apparel LLC recently relocated to a more convenient location around the square in downtown Hiawatha.

'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, ...

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.

From believer to achiever - the journey of Marc Mero  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High Schoolers were instructed on how to be “The Happiest Person on the Planet” on Jan. 9 when motivational speaker, professional wrestler and ...

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.

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 ...

Mark and Marcia Knduson | Engagements  Hiawatha World

Mark and Marcia Knudson, rural Hiawatha, are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Meredith Christine Knudson ...

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 ...

Lonnie Moser to be new USD 415 superintendent  Hiawatha World

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

Santa's Attic set for Oct. 27  Hiawatha World

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

104th Halloween Frolic  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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

Candidate Profile: Rich Lehmkuhl, Brown County Commission  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 ...

Mock DUI crash touches students  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 ...

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 ...

Hiawatha to celebrate Homecoming  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 ...

Hiawatha High School celebrates prom  Hiawatha World

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

Hiawatha students statebound in forensics  Hiawatha World

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

Business Outing golf event still going strong after 14 years  Hiawatha World

The Brown County Business Outing golf tournament is still going strong after 14 years.

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.

Mt. Zion Rustlers  Hiawatha World

The Mount Zion Rustlers Club met on Dec. 9 at The North Pines to begin Christmas Caroling. After singing for this group they continued on to Maple Grove, ...

Bowen, Goering, Nickoley going into Topeka/Shawnee County Sports Hall of Fame  WIBW

The 2019 class includes Rod Bowen, Pete Goering and Trisa Nickoley.

Stacie's Dance celebrates 10 years  Hiawatha World

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

All-State Academic Team: Honorable Mention Team - News  The Topeka Capital-Journal

Each year, The Topeka Capital-Journal chooses the All-State Academic Team, a recognition of the best and brightest young minds the Sunflower State has to ...

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 ...

Trap Club ends inaugural year on top  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.

New teachers ready for a promising school year  Hiawatha World

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

City honors longtime public servants; appoints new Fire Chief  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha City Commission recognized several longtime city employees and civil servants at Monday night's regular meeting.

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.

Husband and wife team up to offer two business opportunities to Hiawatha residents  Hiawatha World

Two new businesses have joined the Hiawatha community and celebrated a joint open house and ribbon cuttings with the Hiawatha Chamber and Visitors ...

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.

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 ...

Freedom Hospice opens its doors in Hiawatha  Hiawatha World

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

HHS seniors earn many awards, scholarships  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School said farewell and good luck to the Class of 2017 on Sunday during commencement exercises at the school.

Class of 2015 | Schools |  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School graduating Class of 2015 posed for a class photo Wednesday prior to graduation practice.

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 ...

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

Stacie's Dance Academy is gearing up for its 6th annual Christmas Show.

Special KS Supreme Court session at Hiawatha High School  KSNT

This marks the 155th year since the Kansas Supreme Court's last visit to Hiawatha.

Hiawatha students spend 'An Evening in Vegas'  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 ...

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 ...

Class of 2014 moves onward | Local  Hiawatha World

The Hiawatha High School Class of 2014 includes, front from left: Brianna Schmitz, Riann Waggoner, LaTesa Ruckstuhl, Paige Williams, Shania Brown, Caitlyn ...

Hiawatha revealed as a city of Archie's  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  Hiawatha World

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

Wisdom CPAs opens in Hiawatha  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 ...

Shirt Shack celebrates ribbon cutting, open house  Hiawatha World

The Shirt Shack & Apparel celebrated a ribbon cutting and open house on Nov. 16 at their location, 510 Oregon St., Hiawatha.

Sports briefs  The Marysville Advocate

Coach-pitch ball tournaments are June 29. Coach-pitch baseball and softball tournaments will be played June 29 at Marysville's Lakeview Sports Complex.

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 ...

Hiawatha teacher pleads no contest to 'sex romp with teen'  Daily Mail

A biology teacher, Gabrielle Bauman (pictured), 25, pleaded no contest on Monday to an alleged six-month sexual relationship with one of her teen students.

Dodgeball fun at Hiawatha High | Sports  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School students came together last Friday night for some dodgeball fun.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

New leader to be named at Atchison County schools  News-Press Now

An Atchison County, Kansas, school district is close to naming a new leader.

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.

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

A Missouri man is dead after a crash in Doniphan County Tuesday. The Kansas Highway Patrol says Denzel Chilcoat, 22, of St. Joseph, Mo. was heading west ...

Hiawatha National Bank | Business Review  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha National Bank is a family owned bank focused on serving the needs of our local community. As one of The Girard National Bank's locations found in ...

Hiawatha Eighth Grade Recognition Night  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, ...

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 ...

The family who plays together stays together  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 ...

Remembering Todd Widman  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 ...

Celebration of Life set for former Hiawatha man killed in accident  Hiawatha World

A Celebration of Life is planned for Friday, Dec. 29 in Hiawatha for a former local man who was killed last week in a three-vehicle accident at Elwood.

'Calamity Jane' a hit  Hiawatha World

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

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 ...

Civil Rights activist shares her story in Hiawatha  Hiawatha World

Imagine a world where you can't sit at a lunch counter with a friend because of the color of her skin.

Sarah and Michael Bannister  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 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 ...

Eight new staff members join Horton schools this fall  Hiawatha World

Eight new staff members joined the USD 430 Horton schools this fall.

Six students nominated for Udall Scholarships | The University of Kansas  KU Today

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

Area students win social media contest  Hiawatha World

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

Dance studios perform spring recitals  Hiawatha World

The past two weeks were a whirlwind of activity for close to 200 young dancers in Hiawatha.

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 ...

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 ...

HHS honors new NHS members  Hiawatha World

On March 5, parents and family members gathered at Hiawatha High School to see their students pledge in as new members of the National Honor Society, ...

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, ...

Puvogel signs letter of intent to become a Pitt State Gorilla  Hiawatha World

Hiawatha High School senior Jordan Puvogel, a contemporary legend in both track and cross country, signed a letter of intent with Pitt State University this ...

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.”

Fort Hays State's KAMS class of 2016 honored in completion ceremony  FHSU News

Twenty students were honored at Saturday's completion ceremony for Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science. But the ...

awards scholarships for 2017-18 year - Fort Hays State University  FHSU News

Local students are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year from Fort Hays State University.

Fort Hays State's KAMS program reaches out to students  Hays Daily News

HAYS- In addition to continually reaching out to high school students, the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University is also ...

Education journey continues for 2017 KAMS class  hays Post

By DIANE GASPER-O'BRIEN FHSU University Relations ad Marketing. Like most graduations, speakers at last weekend's completion ceremony for the 2017 ...

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