Frontenac schools celebrate Veterans Day

FRONTENAC — Frontenac students gathered in their gym to honor veterans on Friday. On each of the veterans’ seats was a card, each handmade by the elementary students. Students at the front of the gym, led by the school’s music department, sang “Oh Say Can You See,” after the Pledge of Allegiance and the Veterans from Frontenac’s American Legion ran color guard. After a brief history lesson, presented by Superintendent… Continue Reading Frontenac schools celebrate Veterans Day

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Frontenac gains revenge against Holton

HOLTON, Kan. – Frontenac coach Mark Smith knows last year’s heartbreaking playoff loss to Holton was somewhere in the back of his players’ minds during the rematch with the Wildcats on Friday night in the Class 4A Division II quarterfinals. Perhaps that was a good thing for the Raiders, who never let off the throttle during a 55-21 dismantling of the Wildcats. After surrendering a 21-point, fourth-quarter lead in last… Continue Reading Frontenac gains revenge against Holton

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Frontenac High School 2017 One-Act Plays

Frontenac High School 2017 Fall One-Acts Teacher’s on the Verge Of a Nervous Breakdown By Bradley Hayward Fairy Tale Princess Game of Thrones By Jim Jeffries, Jane Jeffries & Claire Wilson Saturday, November 11, 7:00 p.m.  Sunday, November 12, 2:30 p.m.   Ticket Price- $5.00 General Admission Produced by special arrangement with Heuer Publishing LLC of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  

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Frontenac, Colgan compete at state volleyball tourney

SALINA, Kan.— Competing at the Kansas Class 4A Division II state volleyball tournament at Tony’s Pizza Events Center, seventh-seeded Frontenac went 0-3 in pool play on Friday and failed to advance to Saturday’s finals. No. 2 seed Nickerson defeated Frontenac 25-5, 25-9 before third-seeded Burlington knocked off the Raiders 25-10, 23-25, 25-11. Continue reading in the Joplin Globe

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Live Stream: Candidate Forum

As part of our service to the community, the City of Frontenac and USD 249 are hosting a candidate forum prior to the November elections. This year, the forum will be held at the Frontenac Town Hall on October, 24th. School Board Candidates will address the public at 7:00 pm and Mayoral Candidates at 7:30 pm. This forum is open to the public, moderated by Mr. Blake Benson of the… Continue Reading Live Stream: Candidate Forum

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Southeast Kansas runners advance to state cross country meet

Athletes from Southeast Kansas fared well at regional cross country meets on Saturday. As a result, the area will be well represented at the state’s cross country championships. At the regional meets, the top 10 individuals and top three teams in each race advanced. In Class 5A, Pittsburg senior McKenzie Wilks finished fifth at the Blue Valley Southwest regional, finishing the 5K in 19 minutes, nine seconds.   Continue reading… Continue Reading Southeast Kansas runners advance to state cross country meet

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