March 5, 2015
Highlights
    Week of March 5
Hope and hilarity Chuck Terrill
    Snowy sermons: too long, too deep
Valley Center Municipal Court
    February dispositions
Bel Aire
Catholic Care gets green light to expand David Dinell
    Look for Bel Aire's Catholic Care Center to continue to grow. Its planned expansion made it necessary for center officials to seek approval from the Bel Air City Council March 3 for engineering and paving of Bethany Drive and relocation of a city sewer line, which was granted. 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Celebrations
    March 6 through 12
Classifieds
CLASSIFIED ADS
    Week of March 5
Columns
From the library Janice Sharp, director
    Please return overdue materials
Randy's Ramblings Randy Fisher
    Lessons in life from racin' and rasslin'  
The View from Sunflower Gardens Marilyn Bentley
    The Year of the Sheep and Goats
Deaths
BENJAMIN GROSS
    Benjamin Alfred Gross, 86, of Sedgwick, died March 2, 2015.
BURNEY LEGAN
    Burney WilBlard Legan, 84, of Wichita, died Feb. 26, 2015.
COREY KILMAN
    Corey “Tuner" Kilman, 35, of Valley Center, died March 4, 2015. He was a production manager with National Plastics Color.
ELEANOR BURDAN
    Eleanor Louise (Rhoades) Burdan, 83, of Valley Center, died March 3, 2015.
HARRY WITT
    Harry Arthur Witt, 94, of Wichita, died March 1, 2015.
JAMES CRANE
    James “Jim" Robert Crane, 86, died March 1, 2015.
KENNETH SHERMAN
    Kenneth E. Sherman, 88, of Bel Aire, died Feb. 25, 2015, at his home in Bel Aire.
MARION SELLS
    Marion “Loubelle" (Howerton) Sells, 89, of Wichita, formerly of Park City, died March 1, 2015.
OREN HAAS
    Oren “Big O" Lloyd Haas, 81, formerly of Valley Center, died Feb. 24, 2015.
VICKIE JELINEK
    Vickie G. Jelinek, 76, of Valley Center, died Feb. 24, 2015.
WYLMA FITZJOHN
    Wylma Imogene (Johnson) Fitzjohn, 87, of Wichita, died March 1, 2015.
Editorials
City does well with removal of snow
    We appreciate the city's quick and thorough response during the past few snow events. The roads have been safe and relatively easy to navigate.
General
Highlights
    Week of March 5
Heard on Main Street
Heard on Main Street
    Week of March 5
Kechi
Kechi council gets overview of debt situation  David Dinell
    Reviewing general obligation debt may not appear to be much of an exciting activity, but in the world of small-town governance, it's a necessary function, much like fixing potholes and keeping street lights on. 
Looking Back
Looking Back
    Week of March 5
Park City
Detectives seek to ID possible suspect Chris Strunk
    Homicide probe lingers
Police & Fire
Blotter Buzz
    Week of March 5
Kechi police reports
    Feb. 23 through March 1
Park City police reports
    Feb. 23 through 28
Valley Center police reports and fire calls
    Feb. 23 through March 1
School
Boone second, Turkali sixth Randy Fisher and Chris Strunk
    Valley Center's state medalists underclassmen
School
Budding writers, artists and scientists
    Winners of the Wheatland Elementary Art, Literature and Science Fair
Highlights
    Week of March 5
School
Man arrested after fight Chris Strunk
    One man was arrested and another was cut after a fight in rural Valley Center Feb. 25.
Mavericks beat Valley for third time Randy Fisher
    Hornets enter  substate with 5-15 record and finish 4-8 in league
School
School menus
    March 9 through 13
Six Cub Scouts become Boy Scouts The News staff
    The pack held its annual Cub Scout Blue and Gold Banquet, when Webelo II Cub Scouts cross over to Boy Scouts.
School
VCMS wrestlers lose to Goddard, beat Haysville The News staff
    The Hornets fell to Goddard 44-39 in a triangular at home Feb. 24.
Valley Center High School senior signs with Friends soccer Chris Strunk
    Lawrence will join former Hornet standout Brent Hobson, who starts his first season as head coach of the women's soccer team at Friends.
Valley holds off Maize South at the line Randy Fisher
    Hornets 9-11 overall and 6-6 in the league
Sheriff
Sheriff's reports
    Feb. 22 through 28
Valley Center
Car smashes city property Chris Strunk
    A Wichita woman was arrested on a DUI charge early Feb. 27 and she was later linked to a hit-and-run wreck at the Valley Center Public Works building in the city's Industrial Park.
City issues five permits The News staff
    The City of Valley Center issued five building permits during February for a total valuation of $136,975.
City, district partner to bring drug-sniffing dog into schools Chris Strunk
    Danny is a drug-sniffing dog with a friendly personality. He's in Valley Center schools as the result of a partnership between the City of Valley Center and the Valley Center school district.
New owner takes over at Valley Center Chiropractic Chris Strunk
    Dr. Jonathan Foerschler purchased the business from Dr. Craig Baldwin and began seeing patients in February.
Show refuses to grow up The News staff
    Hornet Highlights celebrates 20th with ‘Back to the Future' theme




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