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Congratulations, Elizabeth and John!

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Dowling McLiney of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Lux McLiney, to John Delbert “J.D.” Selby, the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Alan Selby of Akron, Ohio. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mary Ann Schwantes of Roseville, Minnesota, the late Mr. John Lux and Mr. and Mrs. George McLiney of Our Town. Libby is a graduate of St. Teresa’s Academy.

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Union Station Kansas City

100th Anniversary Celebration
Marlys and Michael Haverty will serve as the honorary chairmen of Union Station Kansas City’s Centennial Gala on October 30th. The Gala will kick off a weekend of special events, including the opening of a new history exhibit and a Centennial Open House on November 1st and 2nd.

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The Pembroke Hill School

It’s a Wrap 
The Pembroke Hill School recently celebrated May Day, and students enjoyed dancing and wrapping the May Pole.
Also featured in the June 28th issue of The Independent 

Arianna Lane, Samantha Jones, Tristan Threatt, and David Heddens

(Clockwise from back) Remley Grant, Ava Wolff, Audrey Alpert, Berlyn Bartelli, Ellen Feiock, and Kellyn Miller

Joshua Rubel, Garrison Hill and Quinn Benson held the May Pole steady.

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Betsy Sharp Lynch

Rising Star Reflections 
Betsy Sharp Lynch is a member of the Rising Stars, Class of 2014. Betsy enjoys volunteering at Amethyst Place, the Volunteer Attorney Project, The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri, Habitat for Humanity, Read Across America, Happy Bottoms, Harvesters, and the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City. Betsy enjoys going to football games, watching college basketball and taking her children to the zoo.

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In the Spotlight

Symphony Ball, “The Sun, the Moon and the Stars”
Sarah and Landon Rowland are the honorary chairmen, and Pamela Fleischer is serving as the chairman of The Symphony League’s Symphony Ball, “The Sun, the Moon and the Stars,” to be held on September 6th.

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