Straub International opened their new Wichita store located at 3200 W. May St. on Aug. 5th. Although the store was expected to open Sept. 1, construction finished earlier than planned. "The store is stocked and ready to serve our customers", said Alan Dold, General Manager "We anticipate a great amount of growth with this facility and have added staff to equip ourselves for their needs".
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - John Danks shut down Kansas City's scuffling offense for eight innings, and the Chicago White Sox did just enough damage against Ervin Santana to squeak out a 2-0 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night.
Hiring of personnel is on the agenda for the next Barton Community College Board of Trustees meeting, set for 4 p.m. Thursday in room F-30 of the Fine Arts Building. Other items on the agenda include a monitoring report on the strategic plan, and a presentation of the college's new accreditation format.
The 40th Annual Adam's Apple Festival will take place this Saturday in Lucas. Events include a Color Me Happy 5K Run at 8:30 a.m. (registration begins at 7:30); craft booths on Main Street starting at 9 a.m.; parade at 10:30 a.m. and barbecue at noon at the City Park.
OMAHA, Neb. - Gloria Grace VanSkike, infant daughter of Joshua and Lisa (Jones) VanSkike of Minden, Neb., entered this life on Aug. 16, and went home to rest in the arms of Jesus on Aug. 17, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.