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2014 Christmas Campaign

The Salvation Army
Margi and Keith Pence are the chairmen for The Salvation Army’s 2014 Christmas Campaign. Margi and Keith will oversee a goal of $11 million. The funds raised during the Campaign will support the programs of The Salvation Army, including food pantries, homeless shelters, emergency assistance, substance abuse programs, and more.

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The American Royal

I Love A Parade
The American Royal Parade was held on September 27th, which honored our American military. Annmarie Arensberg and Brittany Barnds were the co-chairmen.
Also featured in the November 1st issue of The Independent 

Bailey Lang, Justine Nolte and Ericka Schubert

Jack Evans, Preston Elder, Evan Lang, and Cole Jurden

 
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Rose & Violet Wagstaff

Tails of Our Town
“Sisters, sisters, there were never such devoted sisters.” Cute little Violet Wagstaff is getting up close and personal with older sister, Rose. We know they will spend many happy hours frolicking and walking around the neighborhood with their owners Starr and Tom Wagstaff.¬†

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Healthy U

Classy Cooking
The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s Healthy U program focuses on nutrition and undernourishment, healthy choices, eating on a budget, and fitness. In partnership with Harvesters, the League has adopted University Academy, providing classes and family dinners to participants at the school.

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Congratulations, Tiffany and Thomas!

Engagement 
Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Lyman of Manhattan, Kansas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Tiffany Bo Lyman, to Thomas Edward Ruzicka, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Ruzicka of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. Herman Kastner of Manhattan, Kansas, and the late Mrs. Kastner, and Mrs. Mike Lyman of Olathe and the late Mr. Lyman. Tiffany is a graduate of Manhattan High School.

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