Ashley Schneider and Leland Tidball announce their engagement along with their parents. The bride-elect is the daughter of Collene Schneider of Susank and Larry Schneider of Olmitz. The prospective groom is the son of Charles Tidball of Hoisington
Christy Keeley and Mitchell Birt were united in marriage on May 11 in Omaha, Neb. in a double ring ceremony officiating by the Rev. Charlene Wozny. Parents of the couple are Mike and Jan Keeley and Randall and Christine Birt.
Dex Anton Conwell and Yesennia Judith Conwell, of Omaha, Neb., announce the birth of their son, Cruz Anton Conwell, on Aug. 1 at Lakeside Hospital in Omaha, Neb. He weighed 7 lbs. 2 oz. and was 21 in. long.
Sunflower Bank has promoted Mike Briney to President of the Hays region. In this capacity, Briney will be responsible for developing and nurturing commercial relationships in the markets of Hays, Victoria, Russell, Great Bend, Ellinwood and Osborne. Briney's previous position was commercial and agricultural lender.
USD 428 Board of Education will meet at 5 p.m. on Monday at the District Education Office, 201 S. Patton Road. Items on the agenda include: Administrators David Reiser and Kathy Hafner will provided a status report regarding the addition of 7th grade athletics and new sports at Great Bend Middle School; Riley School HVAC project; approval of Site Council Members; update on Mentor Program; Assessment Performance Index data report; project updates on gym construction and parking lot north of Great Bend High School; and approval of Grant Award and Memorial Contributions.
Syria has taken over the top of the agenda, but very soon Congress will necessarily return to high stakes fiscal negotiations, not just over the continuing resolution to fund the government, but also over the federal debt ceiling. Speaker John Boehner is committed to the principle that has so effectively constrained discretionary spending since the historic summer 2011 deal: debt ceiling increases must be matched dollar-for-dollar with new spending cuts. At the top of the spending cut priority list should be elimination of the most widely hated aspect of the new health care law: the individual mandate.
To paraphrase Benjamin Franklin, "If we do not all hang together, we will surely all hang separately." So how does that relate to agriculture? The answer lies in the 20th Annual Kids Ag Day held this past Wednesday at the Mauler farm just north of Great Bend.
September 08, 2013|
Dr. Victor L. Martin
The following meals will be served Sept. 9 through Sept. 13. The secondary schools also have available daily: Main dish second choices, chef's salad, combo lunches and choice of vegetables and dessert. The breakfast menu is offered only to students in USD 428. Menus are subject to change without notice. Milk served with all meals. All meals as offered meet USDA nutritional guidelines.