LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met at 9 a.m. Aug. 26 for a regular meeting at the Pawnee County Courthouse. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee Commission clerk Ruth Searight.
CLAFLIN - Story Hour Time at the Claflin Independent Township Library for all children ages 12 months to four years will be from 3-4 p.m. on Mondays beginning Sept. 23 and meeting every Monday thereafter.
Got to forgive presidential and congressional staffers for covering their ears and singing "la la la" at the top of their lungs, as everyone pretends not to be knee-deep in the icky, tricky, sticky Syria situation. You might say Washington is in a Semi-Syrious mode right now. And a Semi-Not-So-Syrious mode. Simultaneously.
The Barton County Association of Retired School Personnel will meet at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 13, at Montana Mike's, 906 McKinley in Great Bend. President Sally O'Connor will chair the meeting. Dues of $20 ($15 state, $5 local) for 2014 will be due and payable at this meeting.