Chargers start state track meet with medals

WICHITA—Osage County athletes began competition in the two-day Kansas City Track and Field Championships this morning at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. The meet features the top 16 athletes in each of the state’s six classes, all competing in the same venue – the largest high school meet in the country.

Santa Fe Trail sophomore Hannah Honeyman began the day by medaling in the first event of the meet, placing seventh in the Class 4A girls’ 3200 meter run in 11:52.32.

Burlingame Rodeo Days rides surge in attendance

BURLINGAME—Burlingame sprouted to life on the near perfect spring weekend that hosted the town’s annual Rodeo Days celebration on May 20 and 21. The amount of activities and community member attendance both increased greatly from recent years.

“There has been a tremendous improvement,” said David Prescott, a member of the Burlingame Saddle Club and President of the Burlingame Chamber of Commerce. Prescott assisted in who contributed planning events for the weekend. “The reason (for the improvement) is the working together of the strong group of people in Burlingame.”

Flash Flood Warning expanded, extended through 1:30 a.m.

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Tornado watch issued for Osage County until 10 p.m. May 26

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Shirley Marlene Bentley

May 23, 2016

Shirley Marlene Bentley, Osage City, died May 23, 2016, at Topeka. She was 85.

Graveside memorial services are 11 a.m. June 1, in the shelter at Waverly Cemetery, Waverly, under the direction of Jones Funeral Home, Burlington.

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Dallas Spivey

May 22, 2016

TOPEKA—Dallas Spivey, Waverly, died May 22, 2016, at Topeka. He was 73.

A celebration of his life will be held 7 p.m. May 27 at Feltner Funeral Chapel, 822 Topeka Ave., Lyndon.

EAT WELL TO BE WELL: Tips to manage carbs for diabetics

One of the biggest factors affecting blood glucose levels in a person with diabetes is the amount and type of carbohydrates they consume. There is all kinds of advice concerning carbohydrates making it very confusing to know and understand what’s right and what’s wrong.

Osage City graduates 37 seniors

OSAGE CITY—The 37 graduates of Osage City High School Class of 2016 were accepted and presented with diplomas Sunday afternoon.

Fanfare and Processional by Edward Elgar played by the high school band, directed by Tyler Kncaid played while graduated entered, followed by Among the Clouds by Brian Balmages.

Honor student Kailyn Robert spoke to those assembled and expressed her procrastination in writing her speech.

“I’ve spent the last four years of my life waiting until the last second, literally, to finish projects, papers and presentations,” she said.

Lyndon graduates class of 2016

LYNDON—Twenty-four high school seniors walked into the Lyndon High School gymnasium May 15 for graduation, the tune of “Pomp and Circumstance,” played by the Lyndon High School band.

Madeline Volkman, class president, welcomed all those in attendance. Volkman and Rylan Burns, junior class president, presented the class key. High school principal Brad Marcotte introduced the guest speaker, Toby Baker. Following Baker, Olivia Miller co-salutatorian, spoke.

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