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Meeting will explore return of fireworks Lake Perry

A meeting to plan for a Perry Lake fireworks show next July 4th weekend is being held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at Dukes Bar & Grill at Lake Perry Yacht & Marina.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Enrollment drops despite high test scores at USD 338

It was the highest of the highs and lowest of the lows when the Valley Falls school board met Sept. 10.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Tractor parade through Jefferson County

Tractor parade through Jefferson County

Photo by Dennis Sharkey Above 30 antique tractors made the turn off of Wellman Road onto 118th Street last Friday. The group was heading from Oskaloosa to McLouth. They started in McLouth and headed to Winchester  before going back south to Oskaloosa. They were treated to a fried chicken and pulled pork lunch at Old […]

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Independent | Read More »

Waiting for a bite in fishing derby

Valley Falls Fishing Derby

Photo by Clarke Davis Audra Moore and her daughter, Addison, 5, were among the participants in the Helen Stewart Memorial Fishing Derby last weekend at ponds on the Bryan Tillery farm. Each child who attended was given a life vest made available through a grant from Kansas Safe Kids. The derby is sponsored by the […]

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Lawrence Froelich Jr.

Larry C. Froelich, 61, Tecumseh, died Sept. 18 at home.

September 20th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Doyce Bates

A memorial service for Doyce Gene Bates will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, during the Kansas State Grange Convention at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Lawrence.

September 20th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Leo Zule

Leo D. Zule, 80, Nortonville, died Sept. 16, 2012, at a Kansas City hospital.

September 19th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Dorotha Smerchek

Dorotha Lucile Smerchek

Dorotha Lucile Smerchek, 96, Valley Falls, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at Linnwood Park Assisted Living in Valley Falls, KS.

September 19th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Dennis Hagemann

Dennis A. Hagemann, 69, Topeka, died Sept. 14, 2012, at his home.

September 18th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Barbara Bartlett

Barbara Lou Bartlett, 63, Bonner Springs, died Aug. 27, 2012, at the Olathe Medical Center in Olathe.

September 6th, 2012 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

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