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Cleanup day planned in Oskaloosa

In appreciation for the community’s continued support of the students, Oskaloosa High School has scheduled a community cleanup day for Wednesday, Sept. 22. If interested in having light yard work done, contact the high school office, 863-2281, to have your name placed on the list. Related PostsJudge opens way to restore Neuhaus’s license (Mar 31, […]

September 17th, 2010 | Posted in County News,The Independent | Read More »

HCC to host college planning conference

Every year, thousands of Kansas high school students face one of the most important decisions in their lives—where to continue their education. It’s a choice that will have a lasting effect on their lives—everything from how much they will earn to where they will live can be affected by the education they choose. With dozens […]

September 17th, 2010 | Posted in County News,Featured | Read More »

Grasshopper Falls Day will be a mixture of the old, the new, and the revived

by Clarke Davis Grasshopper Falls Day will be a mixture of the old, the new, and the revived. Saturday’s events in Valley Falls start early with the annual fishing derby and a 5K and 1-mile fun run. Smoke from the barbecue pits will add aroma to the downtown area as the second annual Backyard Barbecue […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Featured | Read More »

Jerry Mooradian

Jerry R. Mooradian, 66, Rutland, Mich., died Sept. 3, 2010, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Streator, Mich. He was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Clay Center, the son of Johnny R. Moora- dian and Colleen M. Geiger. He married Karen A. Stokowski May 28, 1983, in Dana, Mich. She died May 6, 2007. Among survivors are […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Gary Spreer

Gary Wayne Spreer, 60, rural Perry, died Sept. 11, 2010, at his home. He was born Dec. 20, 1949, at Belleville, the son of Alfred H.P. and Alice Marie Rahe Spreer. Living in Perry most of his life, he was a 1967 graduate of Perry Rural High School. He worked for Hamm’s Construction Co. in […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Laura Jane Foley

Laura Jane Foley, 74, Valley Falls, died Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at a Topeka hospital. She was born Feb. 20, 1936, at Topeka, the daughter of Clarence V. and Mildred A. Strawn Hefty. She graduated from Valley Falls High School in 1954. Laura worked for many years for the State of Kansas Appraisal Office and […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Mary Brown

Mary Margaret Brown, 84, of the Lakeside Village Community near Ozawkie, died Sept. 9, 2010, at her home. She was born Dec. 18, 1925, at Liebenthal, the daughter of Christian E. and Margaret Mary Dingus Legleiter. She had lived at Lakeside Village since 1980, moving from Kansas City. She was a member of St. Theresa […]

September 16th, 2010 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Baby discussing some very serious topics FUNNY

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September 13th, 2010 | Posted in Media,Video | Read More »

Ripley’s cites Salina man’s backward feet

A Salina, Kan.,  man’s ability to turn his feet backward has won him a mention in the “Ripley’s Believe It or Not Special 2011.” Related PostsKansas first lady announces Read Kansas Read library grant (Jun 27, 2012) Statewide campaign aims to stop aquatic hitchhikers (Jun 19, 2012) Opening day set for Flint Hills Discovery Center […]

September 13th, 2010 | Posted in Media,Video | Read More »

Despite delay, Dragons celebrate victory and homecoming

Dragon senior Alex Lederer made long yardage on this carry, which was called back on a penalty. He repeated on the next play for the final score putting Valley Falls up 36-20 over the McLouth Bulldogs. A thunderstorm rolled in to spoil homecoming at Valley Falls Friday night and shut the game down with 4 […]

September 12th, 2010 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

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