KANSAS CITY- The Royals on Monday night acquired right-handed hitter Jonny Gomes and cash considerations from the Braves in exchange for Minor League shortstop Luis Valenzuela, a move that could bolster Kansas City's offensive effectiveness against left-handed pitching.
September 01, 2015|
The latest Joe Biden speculation basically falls into two categories: He's leaning toward a presidential bid (unless he isn't), and he's a potentially formidable candidate (unless he isn't). Truth is, nobody really knows. And that includes Joe, who at most has another month - until the run-up to the first Democratic debate on Oct. 13 - to make up his mind.
Are you interested in exploring why mention of the church and religion can stir up such negative feelings? Come examine this and other relevant questions when Pastor Julie Shields of the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 3400 21st Street, begins a new study based upon journalist Philip Yancey's book Vanishing Grace: What Ever Happened to the Good News, on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 6 p.m.
Mary Gunn, 97, died Aug. 29, 2015, at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood. Born Feb. 24, 1918, she was the daughter of Adrian and Elyse (Bendel) Goodman. She was a graduate of the University of Southern California. On Oct. 23, 1939, she married Richard J. Gunn in Los Angeles, Calif. He died on Sept. 29, 1999. She was the co-owner of Gunn Clothing and Bridal. She was an avid bridge player.
NESS CITY - Delma Grace Bondurant Stenzel, 94, passed away Aug. 30, 2015, at Cedar Village Long Term Care in Ness City. A life-long Ness County resident, she was born on April 10, 1921, in Highpoint Township in rural Ness County, where she lived with her parents Vernon Frances Bondurant and Vellah Irene Morphew Bondurant, until graduating from Bazine High School in 1938. Delma married her high school sweetheart, Vernon Lawrence Stenzel, on Aug. 7, 1941, in her family home. Her uncle, the Reverend Henry Bondurant officiated, with Ralph Stenzel as best man, and sister Vella Bondurant Hunt as matron of ...
STOCKTON - Alvy Prentice Bobbitt Sr. passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at Hays Medical Center at the age of 87. He was born on July 31, 1928, in Port Neches, Texas to the late Alfonzo Iza "Fonzie" and Mary Esper (Robbins) Bobbitt, and grew up in San Augustine County, Texas.