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Congratulations, Lauren & Peter!

Mary Beth Bavitz and Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Bruce Bavitz, all of Lincoln, Nebraska, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth Bavitz, to Peter James Fields, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Philip James Fields of Westwood, Kansas. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Lincoln East High School. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in law, politics, and society and rhetoric from Drake University and a juris doctor from The University of Kansas School of Law. Lauren is employed with Margie Wakefield Law in Lawrence, Kansas.

Her groom-elect is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School. Peter was a Jewel Ball escort in 2007. He earned a bachelor of science degree in business and finance from The University of Kansas. A member of Delta Upsilon fraternity, Peter was a BOTAR escort in 2015. He is employed with Great Range Capital in Mission Woods, Kansas. Theirs will be a July 27th wedding at The Abbott in Kansas City, Missouri.

Also featured in March 2, 2019 issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Catherine Rhodes


Congratulations, Sarah & Alec!

Sarah Marie Ingram and Alexander Robert Dunn were joined in matrimony on June 13th in Greenwood, Mississippi. The bride is the daughter of Laurie and Chip Ingram of Our Town.…

Off To College 2020

Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2020. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country this fall.…

Congratulations, Kelsey & Teddy!

Dr. and Mrs. John Leonard Joliff of Auburn, Kansas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Kelsey Elizabeth Joliff, to Theodore Martin Fields, son of Mr. and…

Happy Birthday, Graham!

Turning one year old during a pandemic and having two older sisters requires a certain … shall we say … savoir faire! Graham Parker Sansale has just what it takes…