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Dennie Hedges faces an issue that many other Kingman-area families are dealing with during the coronavirus pandemic - how do I feed my children while they aren’t in school?

By Beau Bearden March 26, 2020
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Morgan Stephens and the rest of the Kingman High School softball seniors never imagined a situation where they might not get to finish their final season.

By Beau Bearden March 21, 2020
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Every athlete enjoys hearing the words “Play Ball” before a game, but local Little League squads will have to wait to hear that phrase.

By Beau Bearden March 19, 2020
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The Arizona Interscholastic Association’s Executive Board has decided not to postpone or cancel the spring championship season due to COVID-19.

By Beau Bearden March 17, 2020
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I’ve been a sports fan for longer than I can remember and the affect that coronavirus is having on the teams I love is a difficult pill to swallow.

By Beau Bearden March 14, 2020
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Sometimes all is takes is a little momentum and a squad becomes unstoppable on its way to a championship.

By Beau Bearden March 14, 2020
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The City of Kingman Parks and Recreation Department isn’t trying to strike fear into the community, but that doesn’t mean it won’t take the necessary steps to avoid the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

By Beau Bearden March 13, 2020
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The coronavirus (COVID-19) has yet to directly affect Kingman-area schools, but they are on high alert to ensure it doesn’t become an issue.

By Beau Bearden March 12, 2020
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Kingman Academy High School’s Jake Scott didn’t hesitate to take advantage on his home course Tuesday as the senior shot a 1-over-par 37 to help lead the Tigers to a win against Williams at Cerbat Cliffs Golf Course.

By Beau Bearden March 11, 2020
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Mistakes are bound to happen, but the key is keeping them to a minimum.

By Beau Bearden March 11, 2020
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The 2020 season is just getting underway, but the Lee Williams High School boys track and field team is already ahead of schedule.

By Beau Bearden March 10, 2020
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It was business as usual for the Kingman High School softball team on Monday as it easily defeated Phoenix’s Washington High 22-2.

By Beau Bearden March 10, 2020
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Try as it might, sometimes a squad just can’t find success offensively.

By Beau Bearden March 7, 2020
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Stephanie Broadbent’s junior season had just come to a screeching halt, but she knew the loss could be a turning point.

By Beau Bearden March 7, 2020
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Many high school athletes spend a majority of their time at school, practice or games, but sometimes it’s beneficial to step outside that comfort zone to help make a difference in the community.

By Beau Bearden March 7, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School baseball team went a perfect 2-0 in pool play Thursday to earn the No. 1 seed in bracket play at the Kingman Invitional.

By Beau Bearden March 5, 2020
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It’s never fun to lose a game, but sometimes the experience can help out down the road.

By Beau Bearden March 5, 2020
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It took some time, but the Kingman Academy High School baseball team found its offense Wednesday in a doubleheader sweep of Northland Prep.

By Beau Bearden March 5, 2020
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It’s always nice to win your season opener, but it’s even better when you can do so in dominating fashion.

By Beau Bearden March 4, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School baseball team kept it rolling Tuesday as it notched its second win of the season in a 16-6 decision over Dysart.

By Beau Bearden March 4, 2020
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The bats came alive at the right time Monday as the Kingman High School softball team cruised to a 17-7 road win over Mohave Accelerated in five innings.

By Beau Bearden March 3, 2020
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Find out who was named to the 2020 All-City Basketball Teams.

By Beau Bearden February 29, 2020
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A varsity squad doesn’t usually have very many underclassmen on the roster.

By Beau Bearden February 29, 2020
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It was a play that wasn’t supposed to happen, but it paid off for the Kingman Academy High School baseball team.

By Beau Bearden February 29, 2020
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It’s never fun to lose, but sometimes there can be a silver lining.

By Beau Bearden February 28, 2020
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The Kingman High School softball team proved that a fast start doesn’t always pay off as it rallied from a two-run deficit Wednesday to defeat crosstown rival Lee Williams 4-3 at KHS.

By Beau Bearden February 27, 2020
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Sometimes all it takes is one swing of the bat to shift the momentum in your favor.

By Beau Bearden February 27, 2020
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It’s all about improvement from year to year and the Kingman High School boys soccer team did just that over the course of the past two seasons.

By Beau Bearden February 25, 2020
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It’s not very often a squad has the luxury of returning everyone from the previous season.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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It’s safe to say chemistry can go a long way in a squad finding success and continuing it deep into the season.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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One athlete doesn’t win or lose a game, but it’s a tough blow when a squad loses its ace pitcher.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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In any sport, the key to success is getting better as the season progresses.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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A squad faces a number of obstacles throughout a season, but it always helps when there are extra athletes waiting to step up and help out in a pinch.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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It’s no secret that the Kingman High School baseball team is in a state of rebuild.

By Beau Bearden February 22, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School boys basketball team’s season may have ended in the 4A Conference Play-In Tournament, but it can take some solace in the fact Kade Juelfs was recognized by the region in two of the four top categories.

By Beau Bearden February 20, 2020
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Not all athletes accomplish the goal of a state championship, but Jimmy Wayman can now say he belongs in the elite group after the Lee Williams High School senior took first place Saturday at the Division III State Championship in Prescott Valley.

By Beau Bearden February 18, 2020
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Jimmy Wayman gave Lee Williams High School its second state champion in four years as the senior won a title Saturday at 145 pounds.

By Beau Bearden February 15, 2020
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Not many squads find a way to dig out of a 17-point halftime deficit.

By Beau Bearden February 15, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School girls soccer team was in a good position Thursday as no one had scored entering the second half of its 4A Conference Play-In match.

By Beau Bearden February 14, 2020
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Coaches usually have a variety of topics to discuss following a season, but there are no guarantees that those talks will result in positive change.

By Beau Bearden February 13, 2020
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Prep Basketball: Brooks’ basket highlights Vols’ win over Mingus
Lee Williams travels to Desert Edge for play-in game Friday

It was a moment Jace Brooks will likely remember for the rest of his life.

By Beau Bearden February 12, 2020
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All the Kingman Academy High School girls basketball team needed to do Tuesday was knock off Chino Valley to give itself a chance to make the 3A Conference Play-In Tournament.

By Beau Bearden February 12, 2020
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Every senior class is special in its own way, but sometimes one group stands out more than others.

By Beau Bearden February 12, 2020
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If it wasn’t for a canceled match in Yuma, the Lee Williams High School girls soccer team would likely be hosting a 4A Conference Play-In match for the first time in program history.

By Beau Bearden February 11, 2020
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The Kingman Academy High School girls basketball team gave itself a shot to make the playoffs Monday with a 36-22 win over River Valley in a makeup game orginally scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 4.

By Beau Bearden February 11, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team continued its hot streak Friday with a 50-30 victory over Mohave to push its winning streak to three games.

By Beau Bearden February 8, 2020
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It’s not uncommon for the Kingman Academy High School boys basketball team to go with a starting lineup featuring Connor Alleman, Wyatt Hall, Ryan Hurley and Mike Mayo.

By Beau Bearden February 7, 2020
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Sometimes all it takes is a few made baskets and a squad has the confidence to carry it to victory.

By Beau Bearden February 7, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School wrestling team hit the mats Wednesday for a four-team dual meet, but that wasn’t nearly as important as what happened a few days earlier in River Valley.

By Beau Bearden February 6, 2020
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The Kingman Academy girls basketball team entered Tuesday in second place in the 3A West Region, but ended the night in fourth following a 51-30 loss to Wickenburg.

By Beau Bearden February 5, 2020

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