Chronology of Area News - 2017

Dec. 1 – Bobby Nick Sellers, 89, Marlow, OK, dies Nov. 24…Feature story concerns runaway Army weather balloon that passed through Morris County in 1917…Wallace Ingmire to be speaker for men’s prayer breakfast…Card shower is planned for Esther Brabb on her 96th birthday on Dec. 7.

Dec. 4 – City Council approves spending $13,500 to fi x a leak at the water plant…Braves boys kick off basketball season with 64-33 victory over Central Heights; Sam Kirk is leading scorer with 15 points…Abbi Good scores 16 points and has 11 rebounds when Lady Braves defeat Central Heights…Tom Vanvalkenberg scores fi rst victory for a White City wrestler in Council Grove school history with a win in the 113 weight class; Colton Bacon scores a pin in the 120 pound weight class, and Andrew Irwin picks up two pins to lead effort for the junior varsity… John Muller, Cottonwood Falls, dies Dec. 2…Marian Schwarz Hesser, 81, Baldwin City, dies Nov. 28…Council Grove Elementary School Student of the Week is Macey Hensley.


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