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SOCIAL CIRCLES

Congratulations, Kerry & Robert!

Mr. and Mrs. Robert George Planer, Jr., of Rumson, New Jersey, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kerry Christine Planer, to Robert Vanneman Spake, Jr., the son of Dr. and Mrs. Robert Vanneman Spake of Our Town. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William John Sliney and […]

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Congratulations, Jennifer & Kyle!

Mr. and Mrs. Rick J. Hoffman of Olathe are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Anne Hoffman, to Kyle Richard Hummer, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Hummer of Savannah, Missouri. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Charles A. Anderson of Mission and the late Mr. and […]

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Congratulations, Laura & Ryan!

Mr. and Mrs. Marc Alan Hollabaugh of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Anne Hollabaugh, to Ryan Wallace Bogert, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Randal Wallace Bogert of Cambridge, Maryland. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. George C. Breidenbach of Belleville, Illinois, and the late Mr. Breidenbach […]

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Crib Note – Brooke Elizabeth Edmonds

A pink bundle of joy named Brooke Elizabeth Edmonds arrived on December 29th. She weighed seven pounds and was 20 inches long. Brooke has blue eyes and light brown hair. Her proud parents are Ashley and John Edmonds of Fairway. Brooke’s grandparents are Sandra and Dr. Roger Jackson of Prairie Village and Carole and J. […]

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Congratulations, Sarah & Benton!

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Samuel Sosland of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Sosland, to Benton Ashley Smith, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Benton Smith of Sanford, North Carolina. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Morton Irvin Sosland of Our Town and the late […]

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Tails of Our Town – Gizmo Estes

Alana and Jim Estes adopted Gizmo, who goes by Giz, from an animal shelter. Giz loves to eat bacon and play with his rope toy. Giz is the delight of the entire family! Also featured in the March 9th issue of The Independent

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Vacation Vignette – Simmons

Casey Simmons and her daughter, Sawyer, enjoyed a special trip recently. The pair enjoyed hiking on the rocks in El Capitan, California, and they hiked the peak trail at Channel Islands National Park, Santa Cruz. The islands they explored are nature preserves and are only accessible by a boat trip.  Also featured in the March […]

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