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Ava Jones retiring from basketball

By Brad HallierAva Jones, a former Nickerson High School basketball standout, has announced she is retiring from basketball.Jones, who received a basketball scholarship to the University of Iowa, made the announcement on Friday morning through the women's basketball program.Officially, according to the press release,... Read More.

49 Animals Seized From Nickerson Residence

By Lucky Kidd NICKERSON, Kan. — 41 cats, five dogs, two chinchillas and one rabbit have been seized by Reno County Sheriff's Deputies from a residence in Nickerson and are currently being housed in four area shelters.Reno County Sheriff's... Read More.

Buhler Makes Long Awaited Return to the Fieldhouse, Sweeps Nickerson

BUHLER, Kan. – For the first time in nearly two years, Buhler basketball took the floor Friday night at Jim Baker Fieldhouse. The Crusaders’ home venue was unoccupied all last season while undergoing extensive floor renovations.Following a slow start, the Buhler girls outscored Nickerson... Read More.

Nickerson Snaps Skid by Blanking Lyons

By Brad Hallier Nickerson started their season brightly Friday, pitching a shutout in a 6-0 win over Lyons.The win snapped Nickerson's eight-game losing streak, dating back to last year's opening win against Lyons.Nickerson had a good chance late in the first half to take the... Read More.

Nickerson Teens Invited to Sign Up Now for Youth Challenge

NICKERSON, Kan. – Nickerson teens will have the opportunity to pair their creativity with up to $7,500 in grant money to address a youth-related community challenge.The Nickerson Youth Challenge invites Nickerson area youth ages 12 to 17 to an interactive two-day workshop to create... Read More.