Ken Warner will celebrate his 90th birthday with an Open House from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sept. 20, at the First Presbyterian Church, 2400 Washington. Friends and family are invited to attend. No gifts are requested.
J.T. and Staci Massieon announce the birth of their son Edward Lee Massieon on Aug. 18. He weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz. and was 20 1/2 in. long. He has a big sister, Layla Massieon who is 4 1/2 years old and a big brother, John Massieon who is 2 1/2 years old.
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 approval of Site Council members; approval of contributions and grant; approval to release bid requests for district phone system; and update on security system at Riley Elementary School.
The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes approval of the 2016 budget, the capital improvement and equipment replacement plans and an agreement with Southwest Developmental Services to be the Community Developmental Disability Organization for the County.
The Great Bend Middle School eighth grade football team posted 265 yards en route to a 20-12 victory over Dodge City Commanche Middle School Thursday. Dalton Miller recorded two touchdown runs in that contest. The first was from 75 yards out. Gage Fritz then scored on a 25 yard run and added a two-point conversion scamper. Miller scored again on a 20 yard rush.