Melvern Sunflower Days

The annual Melvern Sunflower Days and 4-H Fair continues through Saturday, June 23, in downtown Melvern.

Smart strategies to beat stress-induced weight gain

Cheryl Mussatto | MS, RD, LD

Cheryl Mussatto | MS, RD, LD

Edward Earl Kramer

Oct. 14, 1925 – June 18. 2018

CARBONDALE — Edward Earl Kramer, Carbondale, died Monday, June 18, 2018, at his home. He was 92.

He was born Oct. 14, 1925, at Jefferson City, Mo., the son of Frank Kramer and Elna M. Hollister Kramer. He grew up in the Overbrook and Manhattan area and moved to Albuquerque, N.M. his senior year, where he graduated from High School.

He served our country during World War II in the U.S. Navy with the rank of Seaman 1st Class with the Submarine Division 61, USS Pintado. He was honorably discharged April 14, 1946.

Scranton to host “Saturday in the Park”

Scranton, this weekend

SCRANTON — Scranton will host “Saturday in the Park” beginning at 6:30 a.m. June 23.

The day’s events will kick off with a breakfast from 6:30 to 9 a.m. prepared by the Scranton Lions Club. The Lions will also sponsor the parade starting at 10 a.m. Vendors will be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Burlingame meal program has returned

Nutrition center opens

BURLINGAME — The hard work of a small group of people has been successful at getting the meal program for senior citizens returned to Burlingame. Kathy Poe, Raylene Quaney, Christine Shaffer and Donna Young have attended the meetings of the Osage County Commissioners and Board of Mid-America Nutrition Center, Ottawa, as well as countless hours on the phone to fight for the return of the meal program served at Townsite Apartments,

Vehicles of all kinds and ages roar into Lyndon

Tammy Schlingmann – Managing Editor

LYNDON — There was a record 145 vehicles registered for the seventh annual Get Rev’d Up motor show Saturday, June 16. The annual event is hosted by Lyndon United Methodist Church and was held in Lyndon City Park. Registered vehicles ranged from antiques to modern vehicles and customized vans to ratrods. Motorcycles were also on display in addition to the cars, trucks and vans.

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James R. Driver

Oct. 16, 1921 – June 16, 2018

POMONA — James R. Driver, Pomona, passed away at his home Saturday, June 16, 2018. He was 96.

He was born Oct. 16, 1921, at Quenemo, the son of Roy and Hannah Windett Driver. He was the oldest of nine children. He graduated from Pomona High School with the class of 1939.

Following high school, he went into farming with his father until he was drafted and after the service, went into partnership with his father and brother, Joe, on the family farm. He retired from farming in 2008.

Betty Jean Hanna

Oct. 28, 1941 – June 14, 2018

TOPEKA — Betty Jean Hanna, Lyndon, died Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Stormont-Vail Hospital, Topeka. She was 76.

She was born Oct. 28, 1941, at Clebit, Okla., the daughter of Curtis and Thelma Needham Hinton. She lived in Lyndon since 1960.

She worked as a keypunch operator, unemployment computer room supervisor, then as a computer programmer for the State of Kansas for 23 years. She was a Sunflower Stepper and was a member of the Lyndon Salt Creek Lighthouse Assembly of God Church.

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