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Norton Basketball At Topside Tipoff in Goodland

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The Norton High School boys & girls basketball teams will participate in the 2013 Topside Tipoff tournament at Max Jones Fieldhouse in Goodland this week. Classic Hits KQNK AM 1530/FM 106.7 will have continuing coverage of the Blue Jays and Lady Jays as they participate this week. Live coverage will also be simulcast world-wide via KQNK.com. The complete Norton High ... Read More »

K-State to Play Michigan in Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – The K-State Nation is heading back to the Valley of the Sun for the second straight year as Kansas State Athletics Director John Currie announced today that the Wildcats have accepted an invitation to play Michigan in the 2013 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl on December 28. The game, which will be K-State’s third trip to the bowl following ... Read More »

KSHSAA Sets 2013-14 Postseason Assignments

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The 2013-14 postseason assignments are now available for basketball and wrestling. Class 1A sub-state seeding will be on Wednesday, February 26. Brackets will be posted after 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon. All games at the primary host site. Quarterfinal boys games will be on Monday and girls on Tuesday at the primary host site. Class 2A, 3A sub-state seeding will ... Read More »

NCHS Students of the Month for October Announced

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Congratulations to the NCHS Students of the Month for October 2013 Marisa Maddy and Austin Hager!! Read More »

The Wildcats Play Here: AM 1530/FM 106.7 KQNK

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It was 25 years ago this season that Bill Snyder took over the Kansas State Wildcat football program, one which had lost an astounding 27 consecutive games to be known as the worst team in college football. Little did we know that Snyder would become a legend, and make K-State one of the elite college football programs in the nation. ... Read More »

NCHS October Artists of the Month Announced

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The following are the results for the October 2013 NCHS Artist of the Month competition:Student Choice1. Jared Shelton2. James Berry3. Lindsay Addington4. Zac Esslinger5. Steve Cummings-tie6. Hannah Pollock-tie7. Hanna Brooks8. Brooke Sumner9. Shauna G... Read More »

Cross Country Girls 2nd, Boys 10th at State Meet

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On Saturday, November 2, the NCHS Cross Country team traveled to Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence to compete in the Class 3A State Championships. The Girls team finished an outstanding season with a 2nd Place finish, while the Boys team finished in 10th. Indi... Read More »

Governor’s Ringneck Classic to Take Place November 14-17, 2013

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October 21, 2013 – Norton, Kansas – The 3rd Annual Governor’s Ringneck Classic pheasant hunting event will take place November 14-17 in Norton and Graham Counties. The pheasant hunting event will include organized hunts, trap/clay shooting, the Governor’s reception featuring a performance by Morgan Frazier and awards dinner. Additionally, kids ages 12-16 are eligible to apply for the Classic. Two ... Read More »

Girls Win Regional Cross Country, Boys Qualify

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Saturday, October 26 was an outstanding day for NCHS Cross Country!  The team traveled to Ellsworth to compete in the Class 3A Regional Championships. The Girls Team were able to earn the Regional Championship and the Boys Team garnered 3rd Place.... Read More »

47th Annual Heller Halloween Festival to Take Place October 24, 2013

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October 14, 2013 – Norton, Kansas – The Halloween Parade and Wiener Roast will be held Thursday, October 24, 2013 in downtown Norton. The Norton Volunteer Fire Department and the Norton Area Chamber of Commerce will again co-sponsor the event. Participants in the parade are asked to assemble downtown at 5:45pm. Tara Vance, Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce, ... Read More »

Hildebrand, White Qualify for State Tennis

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Regional Tennis at WaKeeney Oct 11 & 12Norton Team finished 9thAshley Hildebrand and Jessica White placed 6th in Doubles and qualified for the State Tennis Meet in Pratt on October 18-19. Congratulations Ashley & Jessica!! Read More »

NCHS September 2013 Students of the Month Announced

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Congratulations to the September 2013 NCHS Students of the Month Josie Otter and Zach Esslinger! Read More »

Engelbert, Hager Crowned during Coronation

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At the Coronation ceremony preceding the NCHS Football game vs Ellis, the Homecoming Royalty was announced. Congratulations to Queen Katelyn Engelbert and King Austin Hager! Read More »

Spirit Week Awards Announced

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Dress-up DaysMONDAY Madness--Jena Risewick, Rachel KoerperichTacky TUESDAY--Neysa Carlson, Ryan ThrailkillWestern WEDNESDAY--Megan Arehart, Kyle BellThrowback THURSDAY--Morgan Oliff, Skylar JohnsonBlue & Yellow FRIDAY--Marisa MaddyABP Door Decorati... Read More »

Tennis Team Competes Phillipsburg

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Mixed Leagues Championship at Phillipsburg Oct 5TeamsTrego            1st          37Phillipsburg    2nd         23Osborne        3rd    ... Read More »