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bulletin board dried milk and pastas. the pick-up dates are November 15- Driver’s license needs to be pre-
By Casey McCormick ting when he was wrong. One par- Aerobics The food is shipped to the Church 22. sented or entered on form at time of
email@example.com ticular instance was his opinion of Aerobics started up last Monday at of Christ. It is supplied four or more Get well cards renewal.
With Andy Rooney’s passing so the United States entering World the Cheylin grade school gym. To times per year. Rita Officer is in the hospital blue star banners
goes another chunk of America. War II. continue weekly from 5:10 – 5:50 To be eligible for commodities, and cards can be sent to Via Christi Do you have a son or daughter,
I hope you were a fan of his for he As a pacifist, Rooney thought p.m. until December. For more in- the household’s total monthly in- Hospital SICU, 929 N. St. Francis, grandson or granddaughter serving
was one of the last pieces of qual- we should stay out. But when he formation call Tina Sager at 734- come must be below: Wichita, KS 67214-3821 in active duty military service? The
ity on television these days. Rooney became a reporter/writer for Stars 2478 $1,180 – household of one; $1,594 Library books Goodland Elks Lodge 1528 would
always had something to say about and Stripes he saw the horrors of 90th birthday celebrated – household of two; $2,008 – house- While doing your fall cleaning, like to present you with a “blue star
many different things. When his last war first hand. Whether this hap- Eleanor Swihart will celebrate her hold of three; $2,422 - ˙household check under your bed for any over- banner” for your window to show
segment was broadcast a few weeks pened flying on the second bomb- 90th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. on of four; $2,836 -– household of five; due library books. The Bird City your pride! Please call the secretary
ago, it notched the 1,097th closing ing raid over Germany, landing in Saturday, Nov. 26, at the fellow- $3,663 – household of six; $3,663 Public Library is not charging any at (785) 890-6251 to visit with her
opinion for “60 Minutes.” Normandy a couple days after the ship building, McDonald Federated – household of seven; $4,077 – fines for 6 months in an attempt to about this.
Perhaps it was his Irish roots, first Americans set foot on French Church, McDonald. Everyone is household of eight. For each addi- recover items. So please help out Narcotics Anonymous
but he always reminded me of a soil or entering the concentration encouraged to come visit and en- tional family member, add $414. by returning items from months or Narcotics Anonymous meet-
grumpy uncle who showed up at camps after the Nazis were defeat- joy birthday cake. Those unable to bird city Historical Association years back. If we are not open please ings are held at 104 W Webster/
a family get-together. Something ed, his view of the war was that it come can send a card to her at P.O. The Bird City Historical Asso- leave items in the outside return. Methodist Education Building on
would be around that could bring was just. Box, 2, McDonald, KS 67745. ciation, Inc. will meet on Friday, Free popcorn Thursday nights at 7:30 p.m. Con-
a bit of humor from him. I hate seeing a man like Andy community thanksgiving Nov. 11 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bird City The Cheyenne Theater Commit- tact (785) 342-0028.
One of his qualities was admit- Rooney exit. He sure got it. service Senior Center. All visitors are wel- tee is asking, that the first weekend Northwest Kansas Family
The St. Francis Ministerial As- come. of the month, those attending the shelter
Area church receiving
sociation is sponsoring a special After a brief business meeting, movie bring a canned food donation Northwest Kansas Family Shel-
Community Thanksgiving Service the program will be the develop- for the Food Pantry and they will re- ter provides 24-hour-7 day-a-week
at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17. The ment of the December newsletter to ceive a free sack of popcorn. service to victims of domestic vio-
reports on film team
service is hosted by Peace Lutheran the school, “Mystery of the Past.” tag deadline lence and sexual assault. Weekly
Church. This will be the last issue on the Na- All residents with last names be- support groups are available for
Everyone is urged to attend and tive American Era. The January and ginning with S should purchase their women and children within the
The Weslyan Community and May, the two teams showed bring canned goods for the local February issues will be on the early car, pickup, motorcycle and motor- northwest Kansas area. For infor-
Church of Bird City has been re- the Jesus Film to 22,526 people food pantry. The offering collected cattlemen era. ized bike tags and pay their vehicle mation or in need of assistance,
ceiving reports of how the Jesus with 4,097 responding and pray- will be given to the food pantry as Dorthy has chosen for the Decem- personal property tax by the end of please call the toll-free number
Film team is doing in Zambia, ing the sinner’s prayer. With the well. ber issue, the Sand Creek Massacre the month to avoid a penalty. 1-800-794-4624.
death notice with the story of Chief Black Kettle
couple attends annual
Africa. A group of eight people follow-up ministry that happens
from Bird City and McDonald after the team goes into a vil- Former Bird City resident, Ardis and story by George Vent, the half-
traveled to Zambia in February lage, 45 cell groups (discipleship M. Boersma, 95, died in Colby on blood Cheyenne Indian. Remember
Nov. 5. Funeral services will be your own category with a written
conference in Oakley
to do some training for the Je- groups) were formed and 629
sus Film teams to take the Jesus people attend these groups. held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. article. Also keep in mind the heir-
Film throughout Zambia. The most recent report that 10, at Immanuel United Methodist loom keepsakes for our journal.
The Weslyan Church has the church received was for the Church, Bird City. Inurnment will Wanda Dowdy,115 E. 5th St., PO
sponsored two Jesus Film teams months of June to September. be in the Bird City Cemetery. Box 146, Bird City, KS 67731
Stan and Dee Dorsch attended of the Smokey. The German Mas-
in Africa; one in Zambia and During that time 59,925 people diabetes support group courthouse closed
the Smokey Hill Trail Associa- sacre included four of the German
one in Sierra Leone. That means have viewed the Jesus Film, Diabetes Support Group meeting The Cheyenne County Courthouse
tion annual conference in Oakley family’s that were murdered. Four
that the money given to support 21,934 people have responded will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednes- will be closed Friday in honor of
on Oct. 14 thru 16. Lecturers for other young girls were captured
the teams provides for training, and prayed for salvation in Jesus day in the Cheyenne County Clinic Veterans Day.
the conference were Dr. Mann, Dr. by the Indians. Two of them were
equipment and financing for the Christ. One-hundred and seven basement in St. Francis. The topic county commissioners
Wilhelm, and Dr. Olivia. too disturbing to the Indians as
teams to operate for the follow- cell groups were formed with will be about diabetes and nutri- The Cheyenne County Commis-
Mark Berry from McDonald they cried all the time, so they
ing year. 1,481 people joining the groups. tion for the holiday season. Brandie sioners will meet at 8 a.m. on Tues-
supplied a special treat on Satur- took them out and turned them
A report was received just a “It has been so wonderful to Ihrig, dietician for the Cheyenne day in the commissioners’ room in
day by portraying William Com- lose on the prairie where they
few weeks ago, describing the see what is going on there. To County Hospital, will be the guest the courthouse, St. Francis.
stock in full costume. Comstock were rescued. The other two were
amazing ministry that has taken think that we, here in Bird City speaker. senior birthdays
had been stationed at Fort Wal- later freed by soldiers from Fort
place through the work of the could have such an impact in For more information contact Mila Bird City Senior Center monthly
lace where he was involved in a Wallace.
two Jesus Films teams that are people’s lives around the world Bandel, RN, county health nurse birthday party will be held on Nov.
Buffalo hunting contest with Bill The Fick Museum and the But-
now working in Zambia. In April is incredible! 785-332-2381. 14 at 3 p.m.
Hickock, and won. terfield Trail Museum were also
community christmas chorus Thanksgiving benefit dinner
Tours were conducted on both enjoyable. Another great site was
The Community Christmas Chorus Save the date of Sunday, Nov. 20,
Saturday and Sunday. Saturday’s Sheridan which is located south
practice will be held each Sunday for the Thanksgiving benefit dinner
tour went from south of Gove of Brewster on the Smokey. At
from 1:30 to 3 p.m. until Sunday, for the Dave Sowers family. Look
along the Smokey River. Most one time Sheridan was one of the
Dec. 11. The chorus will perform at for more information and ads in the
of this trail site is now on private wickedest cities in America. Noth-
2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 18, at Peace future.
monday thursday land, so those on the tour were ing is left of this city now except
Lutheran Church, St Francis. HOme circle club
Breakfast: blueberry muffin, Breakfast: boiled egg, English able to see things they normally the burials in the hill to the north
commodities distribution HOME Circle Club will be meet-
yogurt. muffin. wouldn’t get to see. The group of the town site.
Cheyenne County commodity ing on Thursday, Nov. 17, at 2:00
Lunch: country-fried steak, Lunch: sausage pizza, vegeta- also attended the Caryl Station Bird City’s library is fortunate
distribution of government surplus p.m. It will be held at the Manor
mashed potatoes with gravy. ble, dessert. and Monument Station. to have the pictures of the Smokey
will be from 5 to 5:30 p.m., on with Club Treasurer Meta Danken-
tuesday Friday On Sunday the tour went South Butterfield Overland dispatch sites
Thursday at the Church of Christ in bring as hostess.
Breakfast: scrambled eggs, cin- Breakfast: breakfast quesadil- of Oakley and visited other sta- on display. On the tour they were
St. Francis. Operation christmas child shoe
namon rolls. las. tion sites. They were fortunate only able to see the Butterfield
The types of food vary and in- box
Lunch: hot or chili dogs, potato Lunch: barbeque pork rib sand- enough to receive permission to Overland Dispatch markers that
clude vegetables, fruits, juices, For those participating in the Op-
triangles. wich, curly fries. go to the North and South Fork were placed on the trail.
meat, cereals, peanut butter, nonfat eration Christmas Child Shoe Box
Wednesday Breakfast is served daily with
Breakfast: sausage cheese toast, cereal, juice and milk.
scones. Lunch is served daily with salad SHOWTIME: 7:30 p.m. 1 hr. 53 min.
Lunch: potato soup, peanut but-
ter and jelly sandwich, vegetable.
bar, fruit and milk
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