Jack and Dixie Bontrager of Whiting will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Holton.
Jack Bontrager married Dixie Nickell on May 4, 1958, at the First Methodist Church in Holton.
Jack worked for...
Bud Stauffer of Mayetta will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at the Mayetta Fire Station, located at Second Street and Jones Street.
Cards may reach him at 17566 R Rd., Mayetta, KS 66509. No gifts, please.
Linda Massey of Holton and Mr. and Mrs. Otis Sanders of Overland Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Chris Alan Massey of De Soto to Allison Diane Sanders of Lenexa.
The future groom is also the son of the late Harry Massey.
The couple is planning a July 21, 2018 wedding...
Charles and Constance Schlaegel of Holton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 15.
Charles Schlaegel and Constance Elder were married on June 15, 1968, in Lillis.
Chuck and Connie have three daughters, Heather Bacon and her husband, Russ, of Holton; Angela DeVader and her...
Abilene Rose Bussen and Jacob Britton Davidson were united in marriage on June 2, 2018.
Parents of the bride are Marty Bussen and Tammy Bussen, and parents of the groom are Bob and Nancy Davidson.
Both the bride and groom graduated from Royal Valley High School. The bride works at Royal Valley...
Don and Connie (Hinkle) Jones of Manhattan were united in marriage 50 years ago on June 14, 1968, at the United Methodist Church in Wetmore.
They have three sons, David and his wife, Michelle, of Holton; Doug and his wife, Rachel, of Cottonwood Falls; and Jeff and his wife, Marie, of Wamego.
Don and Judith Swisher of Holton will celebrate 55 years of marriage on June 15, 2018. They were married in Denver, Colo.
The couple has two children, Danette Sampson of Castle Rock, Colo. and Dena Swisher of Holton.
Scott and Taren Kirk are happy to announce the birth of their son, Hayes Andrew Kirk.
Hayes arrived at 12:30 p.m. on Jan. 31, 2018, at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Mo. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long.
His siblings are Brayden, 2, and his twin brother, Braxton (the family’s...
Derek and Kallie Kirk are excited to announce the birth of their son, Declan Dean Kirk, at 12:29 p.m. on April 9, 2018. Declan weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Grandparents are Dennis and Gay Schumaker and Ron and Theresa Kirk.
Great-grandparents are Tharon Brey, Maxine...
Chris and Lorilee Thomas of Whiting are happy to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Corey Thomas, to Allison Wallisch, daughter of Cy and Colette Wallisch of Effingham.
The bride-elect recently graduated from Benedictine College. The prospective groom is teaching and...