Carbondale Fall Festival runs Friday, Saturday

Festivities at the Carbondale Fall Festival begin 5 p.m. Friday with food and craft vendors on Main Street. A lawnmower demolition derby will be at 7:30 p.m. at Carbondale City Park. Mowers will begin arriving at 6 p.m. Admission will be charged for spectators of all ages. The Lions Club will have concessions at the derby.

‘Cowboy Up Day’ set for Saturday in Melvern

Saddle up and come to Melvern for food and a fun Saturday. Sponsored by Melvern PRIDE, City of Melvern and local businesses, events are aimed at fun for the entire family.

Biscuits and gravy will be served at 7 a.m. at city hall. The Cowboy Olympics begin at 9:30 a.m. at the city park.

The classic car show and bike-decorating contest begins at 10 a.m. on the east side of Main Street. Smoked pulled pork sandwiches or hotdogs will be served at 11 a.m. and the silent auction begins at 11 a.m. at Melvern Community Center.

Relay For Life takes the fight overnight

Relay For Life of Osage County will host its 15th annual fundraising event for the American Cancer Society 5 p.m. Saturday at Lyndon High School Track. The county wide celebration of life event brings the community together in a unified effort to fight cancer and symbolizes the fight patients face after they are diagnosed with the disease. This year’s theme is “Give Cancer the Boot.” A silent auction will open the event.

Relay For Life is an overnight, team effort to raise funds for the American Cancer Society’s programs and services.

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KDOT to host discussion on K-31, U.S. 75 roundabout

Roundabout presented at the previous K-31 meeting Oct. 20, 2011

OSAGE CITY—The Kansas Department of Transportation is hosting a public open house for the K-31 Improvement Project and the U.S. 75 and K-31/K-268 Roundabout Project in Osage County on Thursday, Sept. 19. The public is invited to stop by the open house-style meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Osage City Elementary School cafeteria, 420 S. Fourth St., Osage City.



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