Printing issues delay Wednesday Tribune
The Great Bend Tribune could not be printed Tuesday night and therefore no papers were delivered Wednesday, Publisher Judy Duryee announced. Subscribers can access the full electronic version of Wednesday’s Tribune online at and the printed version will be delivered along with the Friday paper.
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Opal A. Weaver 99th
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Opal A. Weaver

Opal A. Weaver will celebrate her 99th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 21 at the Cedar Park Place gathering room. Friends and family are invited to share in the celebration. Hosts for the event will be her children, Max and JaNelda Manor of Wamego, Gene and Karen Weaver of Wichita, Donna Campbell of Larned, Keith and Oleta Beckwith of Great Bend, Terry and Carolyn Holland of Baton Rouge, La., and Gary and Vicki Pillard of Marysville.
Opal was born in Arkansas, but spent most of her life in central Kansas. She graduated from high school at Claflin and after her marriage to Lilburn P. Weaver in 1937, she and her family resided in Holyrood. In 2000, she moved to Cedar Park Place in Great Bend.
Cards may be sent to 3913 Cedar Park Place, Apt #8A, Great Bend, KS 67530. Opal requests no gifts.