Month: July 2010

The Rev. Roger and Mary Collins, Iola, and the Rev. Mark and Tricia Haynes, Ganado, Ariz., announce the engagement of their children, Apryl Collins, Iola, and Matthew Haynes, Oklahoma City, Okla.The bride-elect is a graduate…

City crews will begin chip-and-seal resurfacing on streets in the southwest part of Iola on Monday.Work will extend south of U.S. 54 and west of Cottonwood Street, including the Davis Addition.The project should be complete…

Iolan Raymond “Bud” Sifers raised more money than Bill Otto, Le Roy, in the initial financial reporting period in his campaign for the 9th District Kansas House Republican nomination. Reports are for fundraising and expenditures…

If you work in the field of education, with social service agencies, in the construction industry, Bill Otto voted for you, so please vote for Bill Otto. Joan Perez, Humboldt Kan.

As the Marmaton Valley school bus came to a stop at the Iola Municipal Pool Thursday afternoon, 42 youngsters and their two adult sponsors eagerly disembarked in anticipation of the cooling waters of the swimming…

I’ve always been of the opinion that in general, what’s good for Kansas businesses is good for Kan-sas residents. Until recent years the same could be said for the Kansas Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber…

It is time again to speak on behalf of our representative, Bill Otto.It is nice to have someone in Topeka who does exactly what he tells us he will do. Honesty is one of those…

Kansas Shrine Bowl to be televised by Cox PITTSBURG — Yates Center High’s Dylan Sicka, a 2010 graduate, finishes his high school running career Saturday in the third annual Kansas Shrine Bowl All-Star Cross Country…

Phil and Pat Weide will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at a cake and punch reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 8 at the North Community Building, 505 N. Buckeye St.The couple requests no…

GAS — A public hearing for Gas city’s 2011 budget, containing a slight levy increase, will be at 6:30 p.m., Aug. 10 in City Hall.The levy is 30.097 mills, .750 of a mill more than…