Comanche senior wrestler Konner Doucet has received another postseason honor, this time being named to the 2020 Wrestling USA Scholastic All-American Team. Only 26 wrestlers nationwide were selected for the honor. Doucet capped an undefeated senior season with his fourth straight state title in March. Todd Brooks/The Comanche Times
Healthcare workers have been pushed into the forefront and the spotlight for about the last two months during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sunday afternoon a few dozen baseball and softball players, parents, boosters and other volunteers descended on the new indoor baseball/softball facility to help roll out the turf for the new building being constructed behind the softball field. The project took nearly two hours to complete as five separate rolls were laid down and lined up.
It was an athletic career that did not end as Brooklin Bain had wanted or anticipated, but it was an ending that was totally out of her control.
Comanche Public Schools is ahead of the curve on distance learning with the continued emphasis on technology and individual devices for students. Teachers are using various digital learning platforms that have been utilized in the physical classroom to continue to reach students during this time. The district has buses parked at FAME Academy and the High School to provide WiFi access to students. Dempsey Therapy, LLC is a contracted related services provider for the district and has joined with teachers and staff of CPS to meet the challenge, head-on, to provide educational services to students in new and innovative ways. Bethany Dempsey, the owner of Dempsey Therapy, LLC, anxiously looks on as she makes her first teletherapy connection to provide occupational therapy services to Comanche students through the use of videoconferencing technology. Photo submitted