Nichole Potts, 31, Topeka, started her internship at the Valley Falls Medical Clinic last week. She has been a registered nurse for nine years and will be working closely with Dr. Rider through the end of July as she is pursuing a master’s degree in nursing curriculum through Washburn University.
Oskaloosa and Ozawkie American Legion Posts were joined by the Ozawkie Legion Riders to conduct services at seven cemeteries finishing at noon at Pleasant View in Oskaloosa.
Jefferson County competitors came home with two first-place awards from the state track meet at Wichita May 24 and 25.
The Valley Falls girls’ 4x100m relay team placed fifth in regionals last week and broke a 36-year-old school record. Coach Seth Cooper said the previous record was held by Littleton, Sieve, Wichman, and Bolz and was set in 1977 with a time of 53.7. Current holders are, from left, Tamara Drinkard, Megan Harrington, Emily Nottingham, and Amanda Sales with a time of 52.71.
Proud and humbled were words Dr. Jeannette Holland used to express her feelings after being named the 2013 Optometrist of the Year.
After Sunday night’s storms, Robert and Marsha Funk are counting their blessings while also grieving over the loss of the 100-year-old barn that used to stand in front of their McLouth home.
Lorene “Renie” Lucille Noll-Stephan, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse-Certified, a Family Nurse Practitioner at McLouth Medical Clinic, has completed the requirements for the Doctor of Nursing Practice at the University of Kansas Medical Center, School of Nursing in Kansas City. She will participate in the university hooding at the Lied Center in Lawrence May 18.
Although the field was small, the competition was fierce as six seniors vied for the title of Mr. Perry-Lecompton.
Holly Davis, who graduated from Valley Falls High School Sunday, will join the Davis Publications staff this summer. Among her duties will be writing news and feature stories for the Independent and Vindicator. She grew up as a member of the publishing family and is the daughter of Corey and Diana Davis, Valley Falls. She […]
The last of the large trees on Broadway were removed a couple of weeks ago by Barry Wells of B&B Tree Removal, Valley Falls, who contracted with the city to do the job.