Trojans, Lady Trojans top seeds in LCL tourney

MELVERN—The Marais des Cygnes Valley Trojans wrapped up another perfect league run with a 67-44 win over Madison Tuesday, finishing first in the Lyon County League for the second straight year with a 7-0 record.

“It's an honor to win back-to-back regular season undefeated championships,” said MdCV Coach Tim Latham. “It wasn't easy, as this is a tough league.”

The Trojans made it look easy Tuesday, leading 22-5 after the first quarter and cruising to the 23-point win.

County reviews health department, IT options

LYNDON — In substitution of the holiday Monday, commissioners met Tuesday for the weekly meeting, picking right back up with business.

Susan McDonald, Osage County Health Department RN, started off the meeting asking for a purchase agreement to re-stock Depo-Provera as well as hepatitis B supplies at the health department. McDonald also asked for the funding of a $500 video on HIPPA compliance and training.

Bids let for lake dredging, dam completion

OSAGE CITY—The Osage City Council wrapped up preparation for the dredging of the city lake with the letting of bids for bonds at the Jan. 14 regular meeting. The funds also help cover the finalizations of the dam rehabilitation project, which was around 25 days from completion at the time.

“Does it look like we’re in line to finish up in the 20-25 days?” asked council member Bruce Schoepflin.

“The weather’s been all over the place,” said Mike Gilliland, Osage City utilities director. “I think we’re real close.”

Monday, Tuesday basketball scores

Boys Basketball

Waverly 6 18 15 22 — 59
Burlingame 10 25 17 25 — 77

Waverly — Tyson 6 9-11 21, Myers 5 5-9 15, Kistner 4 (3) 2-2 13, Kratzberg 1 1-2 3, Bailey 1 0-0 2, Andrews 1 0-2 2, Hirt 1 0-0 2, Winskey 0 1-2 1. Totals 19 (3) 18-28 59.
Burlingame — Lee 7 (2) 4-6 20, Sporing 6 (2) 3-6 17, Ricley 6 1-1 13, Hope 4 2-3 10, Carlson 3 (1) 1-2 8, Giffin 3 1-2 7, Buche 1 0-0 2. Totals 30 (5) 12-20 77.

Mission Valley 9 6 2 10 — 27
Lyndon 13 9 17 17 — 56

UPDATED: LCL Basketball Tournament Brackets

Burlingame and Marais des Cygnes Valley high school boys' and girls' basketball teams compete in Flint Hill League Tournament next week in Emporia.

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UPDATED: Burlington Invitational Tournament Brackets

Santa Fe Trail High School boys' and girls' basketball teams will compete in Burlington Invitational Tournament this week.

UPDATED: Flint Hills League Tournament Brackets

Lyndon and Osage City high school boys' and girls' basketball teams compete in Flint Hill League Tournament this week in Emporia.

Advisory cancelled for hybrid wolf

The Osage County Sheriff’s Office has cancelled a public advisory for a hybrid wolf, which was issued Dec. 20, 2013. The sheriff’s office was notified Jan. 16 that the animal had been located.

“A reminder Osage County has a resolution that forbids hybrid wolves and certain other animals,” said Osage County Sheriff Laurie Dunn. “If you have questions of what animal is legal or illegal, please the contact the Osage County Sheriff’s Office.”

District asked to take action on school bond issue

LYNDON — At the Jan. 8 school board meeting, board members, principals as well as the mayor looked back through eight previously designed building concepts and viewed the latest addition, concept nine.



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