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Congratulations, Katherine & Nick!

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Randall Sweeney of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Margaret Fitzgerald Sweeney, to Nicholas Alexander Gard, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Franklin Gard of Our Town. Katherine is also the daughter of the late Margaret Lynn Fitzgerald Sweeney. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Sweeney of Carrollton, Missouri, and the late Mr. and Mrs. John H. Fitzgerald. Katherine is a graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School. She earned a bachelor of science degree in horticulture landscape design from Kansas State University and a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education from Emporia State University. Katherine is a BOTAR, class of 2013, and is a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority.  

Her groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. James Russell Gard of Overland Park and the late Mr. Gard and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Joseph Loftus. Nick is a graduate of Rockhurst High School. He earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Missouri. Nick was a BOTAR escort in 2014 and is a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. He is employed with Commerce Bank. Theirs will be a July 16th wedding at Visitation Church. 


Also featured in the March 5, 2016 issue
Photo Credit: Keith Gard



Congratulations, Emily & Peter!

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Kent Hickerson of Overland Park, Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Anne Hickerson, to Peter Bryant Milledge, the son of Mr.…

Off To College – Class of 2023

Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2023. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country!      …

Crib Note – Henry Francis Sorenson

Henry Francis Sorenson was born on January 26th. He was 22 inches long at birth and has blue eyes and brown hair. His older brother, Wyatt Timothy, age two, is…

Crib Note – Cooper Frank McKee

Cooper Frank McKee was born on March 28th. He is the son of Lisa and Kelly McKee of Los Angeles, California. Cooper’s older brother is Peter McKee, who is two…