The following well-balanced and nutritious Friendship Meals will be served for lunch at the Great Bend Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave. Meals are served with milk; donations for coffee and tea are accepted.
Greg and Chris Hobbs of Hays, announce the engagement of their daughter, Summer Hobbs to Dylan Demel, son of Mark and Barbara Demel of Hoisington. Grandparents of the couple are Lawrence and Louise Younger, Esther Boxberger, the late Earl Hobbs, the late Shirley Hobbs, the late Frederick Boxberger, and the late Frank and Mary Demel.
Ruthetta R. Irvin, 91, La Crosse, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Rush County Memorial Hospital Long Term Care, La Crosse. Mrs. Irvin was born Jan. 28, 1924, in Otis, Kansas, the daughter of Benjamin and Susanna (Brack) Brack.
Larned High state debate qualifies are from left, Brooke Coulson, sophomore; Dalton McClendon, junior; Skylar Collins, junior; and Clare Lane, senior. The Larned students compete Friday and Saturday at Class 3A state at Independence. Larned debate coach Chris Scheideman has coached for five years.
Did you see the man, dressed in black, that led the West Virginia Mountaineers in dismantling the Kansas Jayhawks Tuesday evening in Morgantown, West Virginia? The slick-backed hair, the scowl on his face, that "mafia-man" look at courtside? To a lot of college basketball fans he's Darth Vader. To Mountaineer fans he's affectionately known simply as "Huggy Bear".