The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on September 30, 1996 · Page 23
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THE SALINA JOURNAL MONDAY. SEPTEMBER 30, 1996 9 FAMILY SPOTLIGHT FROM PAGE 8 Greene family — Camilla Shorten and Bonny Bond, Freeport, 111.; Jerry and Carol Barnhart, Garden City; Robert Barnhart, Liberal; and George Barnhart, Coeur d'Alene, Ida. Henry Neuschafer family — Ben and Anna Neuschafer, Mark Neuschafer and Margaret Neuschafer, Enterprise; John and Dorothy Neuschafer, Holyrood; Janice Neuschafer, McPherson; Mary Avery and Ben, Abilene; Gary Neuschafer, Lindsborg; Daran and Kendra Neuschafer and Kaitlyn, Doug and Michelle Cook and Cody, Chris Rectenwald and Derrick Rectenwald, Cindy Jones and Amanda, Salina; Dale and Dorothy Grothusen, Ellsworth; Jim and Marsha Drebelbis, Dallas, Texas; Ruth Grothusen Obadal, Eugene, Ore.; and Bill Grothusen Brooks, Phoenix. George Neuschafer family — Florence Snowball and Perry Snowball, Salina. Ralph and Antonia Neuschafer Doubrava family — Rose Doubrava, Ralph III and Venicia Dourava, Brandon and Bradley, Ellsworth; and Viola Harts, Fort Scott. John Neuschafer family — John Neuschafer Jr., Lecompton; and Bill Neuschafer, Lawrence. Visitors were Justin Moses, Salina; and Ann Jones, Ellsworth. Letters were received from Louis Neuschafer, Yorba Linda, Calif.; Sharon Tejeda, Tulsa, Okla.; and Harold and Bert Homberg, Ellis. Phone calls came from Fern Wettstein, Liberal, Mo.; Marvin Neuschafer, Bartlesville, Okla.; and Kathy Ryan, Overland Park. It was decided to again include the Honomichl families in the next reunion the first Sunday in September 1998 at a location to be announced nearer the time of the event. Hosts will be Janice Neuschafer, and the families of Mary Avery and Gary Neuschafer. Paul Dirk (right) and Alex Vogal CUB SCOUTS: Paul Dirk, son of Pam Towery, and Alex Vogal, son of Lorraine and Richard Shillcutt, were recently chosen to be part of the color guard that welcomed Gov. Bill Graves to Whittier-Bartlett Elementary School. The boys are both Cub Scouts with Pack 2 Den 4 and are third-graders at the school. RELAY FOR LIFE: The Cloud County "Relay for Life" raised over $12,700 for the American Cancer Society on Sept. 7-8. "Relay For Life" was a 12-hour team event in which relay team members walked around Concordia's Harold Clark Stadium from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. to draw awareness to the fight against cancer. More than 190 walkers and runners comprised the 12 participating teams. Money was raised by team members selling luminaries in memory of those who have or had a fight with cancer. More than 900 luminar- Starting At for a limited time only tfa»£ Financing credit twins *>J fclaraway Comer of available. South & Clark, Salina S.ilc Sin GARY SWARTZENDRIJBER For State Representative District 69 Pol. Adv. Paid For By JOHl ffeiin, Chair - LOfetta BalZC, Ireas. ies lighted the track for a luminary ceremony. Other fund-raising activities included a fashion show by the Concordia Chamber of Commerce Retail Division and the UMB Bank bake sale. If anyone has suggestions or would like to volunteer for the September 1997 "Relay For Life," contact Joe Goedert at 2434000. NOVA AWARD: Elsa Boston of Salina is the August winner of the NOVA Award of outstanding volunteers, presented by the North Central Kansas Chapter of the American Red Cross. Her photograph Is on display with a plaque at the Bennington State Bank, 2140 S. Ohio. Boston, an active member in the Salina German-American Club, calls bingo at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post three times a month for the auxiliary and works at Emergency Aid-Food Bank twice a month. She volunteers in the kitchen for the Red Cross Blood Drives. She is a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and Lutheran Women Missionary League. Some of her other interests are baking homemade goodies, crochet, needlepoint, Bible study, polka and ballroom dancing. Both her husband and mother are in nursing homes. This occupies many hours for visits and CONTINUED TO PAGE 10 BOSTON SPOTLIGHT Wal-Mart store manager Todd McKee (right) poses with Barb Scheibler (left) and Lisa Armstrong. Wal-Mart donates to park Wal-Mart Store No. 558 in Salina has donated $2,850 to the City of Salina for community environmental efforts through the Wal-Mart Foundation. The grant is designated for a "Winter Festival" bird diorama to be located at Lakewood Discovery Center. The diorama will be a winter backyard bird-feeding scene and is geared to educate the public as to wintering bird identification, proper feeding technique and feeding-station design. "It is the goal of Wal-Mart to establish an environmental program in the communities where our stores are located. Our customers have told us how important the environment is to them and we are committed to do what we can to help provide this much needed service." said Todd McKee, store manager of the Salina Wal-Mart. In 1990, Wal-Mart began funding community environmental efforts in Wal-Mart communities. Last year, more than $1 million was given to community recycling and environmental programs. Wal-Mart's ongoing environmental efforts include: working with their vendor partners on improving the manufacturing of products and producing new, environmentally improved products; providing information to their associates and customers with updates, environmental facts and product improvements; to continue to support and promote participation in local community activities concerning the environment; and, to continue to look for ways to improve the "way of doing business" with respect to the environment. 825-9126 Kansas Care Offers Free Blood Pressure Clinics Each Month At The Following Locations: 1st Tuesday of the month Cental MalL 10 am- 2pm 1st Thursday of the month Dillons Super Store, Planet Ave., 4:30 pm -6:30 pm 2nd Thursday of the month Dillons Sunset Haza, 4$) pm - &30 pm 1st Saturday of the month "forget 2939 Market Place, 1230pm -2:30pm 2nd Saturday of the month Fast Bank Kansas, 107 & Center, Assaria, 8:30 am -10 am 3rd of each month Fust Bank Kansas, 235 S. 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