Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Jimmie Lillard Tribute

    Jimmie Lillard enlisted in the Army Feb. 17, 1941 and achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant in May 1943.   He was sent overseas to France in May of 1944.  He was wounded in August of 1944 and rejoined his company in October of that year.  He was awarded a Purple Heart for gallantry in action at that time.  He returned to action and was killed on November 14, 1944 and was awarded another Purple Heart. 

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

2017 All-State Honor Band

For the first time in 22 years, Rossville has band members in the All-State Honor Band - 
Ava Stipp (Clarinet) and Ella Terliesner (Clarinet), a foreign exchange student from Germany
1-4A Band Rehearsal Room

Getting Ready for the first All-State Band Rehearsal

Ella Terliesner, Mr. Jones, Ava Stipp

All State Band Rehearsal -1

All-state Band Rehearsal -2

1-4 A All-State Band in Century II Concert Hall -2

1-4A All State Band in Century II Concert Hall - 1

Ava Stipp, Mr. Jones, Ella Terliesner

You can read more about this honor at:

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Victor School Dist. 101 Celebrates 125 Years

Exterior of Victor School at Ward Meade Historic Site, Topeka

Interior of Victor School just as it was in the 1950s.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Photos At 2016 3A Championship Game

Pictures at the 2016 3A Championship football game in Hutchinson on Nov. 26, 2016

Photos by Shari Gentry

Screen Shots from computer screen after game.

Photos by Capital-Journal