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Week of Thursday, Sept. 28, 2006

Marcus Haynes, Jr. Marcus Haynes, Jr. was born in Perry, Kansas, December 23, 1909. He passed away peacefully in his home on August 24, 2006, with his loving children at his side. Mark was preceded in death by his father, Marcus Haynes, Sr., mother, Mary (Shepheard); his first wife, Lois (Ackermann), and second wife, Ruth […]

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Week of Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006

Rachael Whaley Rachael T. Whaley, 27, Atchison, died Sept. 10, 2006, at her home. She was born the daughter of Terry E. Whaley and Lu-Ann Shane Pike Oct. 15, 1978, in Leavenworth. She was attending school at Atchison Vo-Tech and raising her two children at the time of the death. She is survived by her […]

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Week of Thursday, Sept. 14, 2006

Jim D. Roofe Jim D. Roofe, 56, Valley Falls, died Sept. 5, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. Mr. Roofe was a physics and chemistry teacher at Valley Falls High School for 33 years. He had also taught at Buffalo, Okla. He was a member of the National Educators Association and the Kansas National […]

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Week of Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006

Leona Alice Kooser Leona Alice Kooser, 90, Nortonville, died Aug. 29, 2006, at the Village Villa Skilled Care in Nortonville. She was born Feb. 24, 1916, in Bern, the daughter of Anton A. and Minnie Geweke Rasmussen. She attended Bern High School. Mrs. Kooser had worked as a certified nurses aide at the Village Villa […]

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Week of Thursday, August 31, 2006

Lois Ann Malm Lois Ann Malm, 66, Valley Falls, died Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. Lois was a librarian for Jefferson West High school for 25 years. She had also taught in public schools at Lansing and at Las Vegas, Nev. She was born on July 24, 1940, at Easton, […]

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Commission removes money planned for humane society

Last week members of the Jefferson County Humane Society said they would withdraw their request for funding. Their wish was granted. Commissioners voted 2-1 to remove the $4,000 earmarked for the Humane Society before approving the 2011 budget that will increase the property tax by slightly more than one mill. First District Commissioner Lynn Luck […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in County,County Commission,Government | Read More »

City will use abandoned pipe

The Valley Falls City Council ordered a 2-inch water meter be placed on an abandoned water line along 19th Street in preparation for watering two newly seeded soccer fields at the Aug. 18 meeting. The line, established nearly 50 years ago to serve a handful of customers residing outside the city limits, became useless recently […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in Municipalities,Valley Falls | Read More »

School in Valley Falls gets underway with parade, clown visit

School at Valley Falls began Friday morning with an assembly, a parade of students around the school, and an ice cream treat. Parents were invited to share the morning with their children and dismissal came at 11 a.m. The elementary children were greeted Monday morning by Skeeter the clown, who was promoting a circus coming […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

New Perry pastor came late to ministry

A lot of people around Perry can easily recognize Perry United Methodist pastor Jack Dutton. “They refer to me as the guy with the big dog,” Dutton said with a chuckle, noting that his Great Dane often accompanies him on his daily walks. Arriving in Perry at the beginning of July, Dutton came from Parsons […]

August 27th, 2010 | Posted in The Vindicator | Read More »

KTWU Plains People: Dr. Rebecca Allard

August 26th, 2010 | Posted in Media,Video | Read More »

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