The 20th Annual Last Chance Golf Tournament was held at the Larned Country Club on Oct. 17. The team of Jim Haynes, Keith Haynes, Brian Haynes and Glenn Salm won the championship flight. Twenty teams of four players each took part in the tourney.
Larned's City Council will meet in a special session at 6:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall, 417 Broadway. "Old business" includes possible action on a recommendation by the planning commission about public land requirements for subdivisions.
The fall meeting of the Wet/Dry Routes Chapter of the Santa Fe Trail Association will be at 1:15 p.m. Sunday at Fort Larned National Historic Site. David Clapsaddle, chapter president, will present the program about the "Traveling Trunks." The trunk that accompanies and illustrates Clapsaddle's book for youngsters, "A Long Way to Santa Fe," has been presented in a program at elementary schools in St. John, La Crosse, Larned, Hoisington, Rozel, Jetmore and Pratt, with many more to come. A hamburger-and-trimmings meal will be served Sunday.
Dennis Wilson has been in the business of selling cars for about 40 years. While hosting last Thursday's Chamber Coffee Hour, he told the crowd he had "enjoyed most of it. ... I can get just about any kind of car you want. ... I go to sale at least once a week."
It's official! The construction of the Community Animal Shelter is to begin. The City of Larned is assisting with funds to break ground for the shelter. The total cost of the shelter is approximately $308,000. "We are under way in fulfilling a community need for an animal shelter. The shelter will be located on land donated by Al and Patty Campbell at the corner of 8th Street and Highway 264, just north of the Larned Correctional Mental Health Facility (LCMHF)," said Lois Eye, president of the Pawnee County Humane Society.
Birthday and Anniversary Dinner - Thursday - noon - For all who have birthdays and/or anniversaries in October.
The votes have been counted and the judges have made their decisions, we are now officially announcing the animals that will grace the pages of the Pawnee County Humane Society 2011 Calendar," said a spokesperson for the PCHS.
On Thursday Oct. 21, Ms. Cheryl Unruh,local Larned author, who wrote the book "Flyover People," will be available for a book signing at the Mystic Trove Book Boutique, at 422 Broadway, Larned. The book signing will start at 4 p.m. and end around 6:30 p.m. Ms. Unruh will conduct a reading at 5:30 p.m. or around that time. On
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met at 9 a.m. March 16 for a regular meeting at the Pawnee County Courthouse. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee County clerk Ruth Searight.
By JIM MISUNAS
LARNED - Ruth Searight, Pawnee County Clerk, informs the public of the filings for the City/School Elections.
By JIM MISUNAS
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