The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on June 5, 1998 · Page 2
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A2 FRIDAY, JUNE 5. 1998 EVENTS THE SALINA JOURNAL SjlA • • JHft • • T BATON TWIRLING CONTEST A LOOK AllBfltl Twirlers to show athleticism Extended calendar / Page D4 5 Friday ' ,• EVENT: Seniors Fishing Day, sponsored by the Salina Parks and Recreation Department. 7:30-11 a.m., Lakewood Lake. Free. 826-7434. , • EVENT: Super Senior Day. Noon luncheon, Senior Center, 245 N. Ninth. $2 lunch. 827-9818. • MUSIC: Music at the Daily Grind Coffeehouse: Noon, Idle Threats, folk and contemporary, 8-10:30 p.m., Backroads, country and classic rock. 104 S. Fifth. 4529212. • PROGRAM: "An Unquiet Night with Harley Elliott," lecture, readings and images by the artist. 7 p.m., Salina Art Center, 242 S. Santa Fe. $3. 827-1431. ', £• LEBANON: 'The Heart of Rock and Roll," music club program. 8 p.m., Com- fi^inity Hall. 389-1491. **'• MARION: 2nd Annual Chingawassa Days. 316-382-3425. •: • BIRDWALK: Birdwalking for Begin- iners. 7:45 a.m., Wildbird Crossing, 2306 'Planet. Free. 452-9453. • ANTIQUE AUTOS: Vintage cars participating in the cross-country History Channel Great Race, 9 a.m., Campbell Plaza in downtown Salina. • DANCE: Singles Dance, music by Bobby Ray and Jane. 8 p.m.-midnight, American Legion, 142 S. Seventh. • FUND-RAISER: 4-H Auxiliary Craft Show and Sale. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Ninth and Pacific. • FUND-RAISER: Plant Sale, sponsored by K-State Research and Extension Master Gardeners, fund-raiser for the Landscape Demonstration Center in Kenwood Park. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 109 N. Eastborough. 826-6645. • MUSIC: Music at the Daily Grind Coffeehouse: Noon, Idle Threats, folk and contemporary, 8-10:30 p.m., Backroads, country and classic rock. 104 S. Fifth. 4529212. • TOUR: 3rd Annual Downtown Salina Loft Tour. Meet 12:45 p.m., Smoky Hill Museum, 211 W. Iron. $12. 825-0535. • ABILENE: 4th Annual Great Plains Carousel Rendezvous, demonstrations, music and carousel rides. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Heritage Center, 412 S. Campbell. $1 adults, under 12 free. 263-2681. • CANTON: 10th Annual Prairie Days. 9-4 p.m., Maxwell Wildlife Refuge. 316628-4455. • CLAY CENTER: Clay County's Festival of Remembering. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Clay County Museum, 2121 Seventh. $2 by but- 'ft •» r the Salina Journal Published seven days a week, 365 days a year at 333 S. Fourth, P.O. Box 740, Salina, Kan. 67402, by Salina Journal Inc. (USPS 478-060) HARRIS RAYL, publisher, hmyl9saljournai.com DEPARTMENTS ADVERTISING: JEANNY SHARP, director, jsharp@saljoumat,com BUSINESS: DAVID MARTIN, manager, dmarttnSsaljoumal.com NEWS: SCOTT SEIRER, executive editor, 823-6363 Salina sselrer@saljoumal.com • CIRCULATION: BRYAN SANOMBER, manager, bsandmel@salloumal.com • PRODUCTION: DAVID ATKINSON, manager, datkinso &saljoumal.com 1-800-8Z7-6363 Kansas SUBSCRIPTIONS EXTENSION 350 . E-mail: sJclrcOsaljournal.com • NO PAPER?;:|f your,paper doesn't arrive by 6:30 anCweekdays'or 7a.m. weekends and holidays, call ybiir carrier or the number above. In Salinas if you call by 10 a.m., your paper wilt be delivered that day. Out-of-town subscribers will, receive missed papers the following day. • CIRCULATION DEPARTMENT HOURS: Open at 5:30 a.m. dally. Closes at 5:30 p.m. weekdays, noon on weekends, 10 a.m. on holidays. • CARRIER RATES: $15 for one month, $42 for three months. FAX NUMBERS ALL DEPARTMENTS 823-3807 NEWS DEPARTMENT 827-6363 ton. 632-3786. • ELLSWORTH: Living History Day, presented by the Ellsworth County Historical Society. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Hodgden House Museum Complex. • LEBANON: 125th anniversary of Old Lebanon. 10 a.m. flea market, rides and basketball, 4 p.m. Maverick band concert, 6 p.m. parade, downtown Lebanon. 389-1491. • MARION: 2nd Annual Chingawassa Days. 316-382-3425. • MARQUETTE: 5th Annual Marquette City Wide Garage Sales and Pancake and Sloppy Joe Feed, American Legion. 5462218. • MARQUETTE: Buffalo Tracks Nature Trail night hike. 6:45 p.m., office, Kanopolis State Park. 546-2565. Meeting Emergency planning panel to meet June 17 The Saline County Local Emergency Planning Committee will meet at 3 p.m. June 17 in the Saline County Sheriffs Office training room, 251 N. 10th. The meeting is open to the public. From Staff Reports CONSOLIDATE $10,000 -$110/mo $50,000 -°$550/mo NO EQUITY REQUIRED 1-800-819-7010 Or Visit Our Websltel www.nationwidelending.com (AD16) State competition will bring 200 twirlers to Salina this weekend By DAN ENGLAND The Salina Journal Shannon Meis doesn't call her girls "twirlers." She calls them athletes. It's all a part of her quest for baton twirling to be recognized for the physically demanding sport that it is. "It's not just learning how to do a trick," said Meis, who coaches Shannon's All Stars, a Salina twirling organization with about 45 students. "It's learning how to coordinate it all. These are girls who are well trained and in excellent shape to pull off the routines they do. It takes a great deal of dedication and lots of hard work and practice. These girls are athletes." More than 200 twirlers will be competing in Salina this weekend in the state contest for the National Baton Twirling Association. Meis is the organizer of the event, which rotates every three years from Kansas City, Kan., to Pittsburgh to Salina. Twirlers will be competing in age groups from 3 to 22 and in different levels of abilities and categories, Meis said. The competition starts at 9 a.m. Saturday and will continue at 9 a.m. Sunday until sometime in the afternoon, when undefeated, four-time state wrestling champion Bo Maynes will present the awards to the winners. The South High Marching Band will have concession stands to raise money for the band. The state title winners will move onto the national competi- tion at Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. Seven judges from all over the country, including Colorado, California and Nebraska, will be there. Most of the competitors are from Kansas, although a few are from out-of-state to compete in the "open" competition. "That is a good opportunity to compete in preparation for nationals or for competitions in their own state," Meis said. Twirlers are judged on choreography, variety, difficulty, presentation and showmanship, among other things, Meis said. . IMeet nan ; A new iddition to our trustworthy staff. Brian Boyer has joined Advantage Trust Company as assistant vice president. Brian believes in doing what is right for the customer. He's a hardworking friend with experience you can trust. dvanlage TRUST COMPANY Advantage Trust Company is a subsidiary of First Bank Kansas. 235 S. Santa Fe in Salina • Phone 452-3561 UNION BAY SHORTS This Summer's Hottest Looks At One Cool Price! 26 CARPENTER SHORTS Worker shorts with a 5" inseam, side loop and utility pocket in denim or twill. Sizes 3-13. Multi-stripe, cotton cami tank, $18. Sizes S-L. 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