The Works family will be recognized today as the Family of the Year at Family Day at Kansas State University in Manhattan.
Six generations of the Works family have attended KSU, beginning in 1867 with Olive Pickett Dodge, the grandmother of the late Jane Dodge Works of Humboldt, according to the familys application for the honor.
The Chimes Junior Honorary selects the Family of the Year and sponsors the annual competition.
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