• Ron and Carol Whitehurst


    Ron and Carol Whitehurst Ron and Carol Whitehurst celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 17 at Samy's Spirits & Steakhouse in Garden C ...

  • Verlin and Delphine Stramel


    Verlin and Delphine Stramel Verlin and Delphine Stramel, Hays, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 25 with a card shower hosted by t ...

  • William 'Bill' and Helen (Loyd) Nelson


    William "Bill" and Helen (Loyd) Nelson, Norton, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Sept. 30 with a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. at Andbe Home ...

  • Betty Jo and Ernie Engel


    Betty Jo and Ernie Engel Betty Jo and Ernie Engel celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary in Branson, Mo. Betty Jo and Ernie Engel were married ...

  • Andy and Vicki Jo Gerhardt


    Andy and Vicki Jo Gerhardt, Plainville, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a card shower and a trip to Mayberry Days-Mount Airy, N.C. ...


  • Evans-Hoffman


    Evans-Hoffman Curtis and Angelika Evans, St. George, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sabina Evans, to Nathan Hof ...

  • Titus-Haselhorst


    Titus-Haselhorst Phillip and Jean Titus, Virgil, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Laura Mira Titus, to Trey Allen ...

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    Clifford and Jayne Clark, Belle Plaine, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Deanna Elizabeth Marie Clark, to Kyle Wayn ...

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    Darryl and Ariane Barber, Goodland, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Freda Marie, to Craig Thomas Staab, son of Tho ...

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    Harvey and Susan Jansonius, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jayne Jansonius, to Parker Loghry, son Chris and ...


  • Zimmerman-Mitchel


    Zimmerman-Mitchel Cindy Zimmerman and Lance Mitchel were married June 30, 2014, at Yosemite National Park, Calif., with Father Mitchel Zimmerman off ...

  • Richmeier-Oborny


    Richmeier-Oborny Kristy Richmeier and Luke Oborny were married Aug. 8, 2014, at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church, Hays, with Father John Schmeid ...

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    Krista Lund and Joseph Biggs were united in marriage on May 31, 2014, at an outdoor wedding ceremony at La Sada Hunting Lodge near Russell with the Re ...

  • Pennington-Olson


    Colleen Rose Pennington and Stean Elbert Olson were married March 29, 2014, at St. John's Lutheran Church, Russell, with Pastor Roger Dennis officiati ...

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    Dr. Chelsea Montgomery and Mr. Thomas Powell were married April 26, 2014, at Church of the Holy Cross, Overland Park, with Father Mike Stubbs and the ...

Halls of Ivy

  • Students earn honors at Benedictine


    ATCHINSON -- Benedictine College has announced the names of students whose academic excellence has won them a place on the dean's list for the spring ...

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    Air Force Airman 1st Class Jacob D. Swisher graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airma ...

  • Former Hays residents graduate


    Michelle Swayne-Goff received her registered nursing license in the summer of 2014. Swayne-Goff is employed at St. Catherine Hospital, Garden City. ...

  • Pywell accepted to Cleveland University


    OVERLAND PARK -- Local resident Shelbe Pywell recently was notified of acceptance to the College of Undergraduate Studies at Cleveland University-Kans ...

  • Hays girl attends space camp at Cosmosphere


    HUTCHINSON -- Chloe Fitzhugh of Hays, child of David and Nanette Fitzhugh, attended the Camp KAOS Space 101 program June 17 to 21 at the Cosmosphere. ...

Stork Club

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    Ethan James Marshall, son of Ryan and Rebakha Marshall, Hays, was born July 16, 2014. He was 8 pounds, 5.5 ounces. He was 20.5 inches long. Grand ...

  • Stork Club


    Graham Michael Scott, son of Cade and Tiffany Scott, La Crosse, was born Aug. 1, 2014. He was 8 pounds, 10 ounces. He was 21 inches long. Grandpar ...

  • Stork club


    Mason Quinten, son of Dustin and Robynn Hickert, Hays, was born June 27, 2014. He was 11 pounds, 6 ounces. He was 22.5 inches. He has a sister, Stel ...