Several Council Grove Elementary School students were recently recognized for their Veterans Day essay contributions.
The East Central Kansas Model T Club (ECKTs) will meet at 11 a.m. on December 12 at the home of Mark and Mary Freimiller, 2033 Nebraska Rd. in Iola. Members are asked to bring a side dish to go along with the pulled pork entree. A short meeting will follow the meal time.
The Washburn University Institute of Technology has announced that Adree Honas of Council Grove is a candidate to receive certification in practical nursing upon completion of the fall 2020 semester.
The Council Grove Elementary School honor roll for the first quarter has been announced,
Happy couples planning to tie the knot in 2020 confronted a challenge they likely never saw coming. While many couples fear inclement weather on their wedding days, 2020’s prospective brides and grooms had to contend with something far more fearful than rain clouds. The outbreak of the novel coronavirus that began in the winter of 2019-20 and was ultimately declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization put many couples’wedding plans in peril. In an effort to stop the spread of the virus and protect those most vulnerable to it, governments across the globe placed restrictions on social gatherings, including weddings. Those restrictions prompted some couples to postpone their nuptials until 2021, while others tied the knot at considerably smaller ceremonies than they initially planned for.