Archive for Wednesday, June 26, 2002

Baldwin in brief

June 26, 2002

First UMC to host
salad luncheon

Baldwin First United Methodist Church will have a salad luncheon in fellowship hall Sunday from noon to 1:30 p.m. Donations accepted at the door.

Vinland UM Church
schedules cookout

The Vinland United Methodist Church will have a community-wide cookout Sunday beginning at 12:15 p.m. Bring hot dogs or hamburgers and buns, lawn chairs or blankets. All else will be provided.

Final tryouts will
be Sunday

Final tryouts for speaking roles in this fall's production of "The Ballad of Black Jack" will be 5 p.m. Sunday at 506 High. There are brief parts for men still open. More youth and adult singers are needed for the chorus, as well as children in the fourth grade and older. After the tryouts, the cast will sing through the chorus numbers. Dessert will follow. The Ballad will be performed in Rice Auditorium, Baker campus, during Maple Leaf week, Oct. 18-20.

PSU announces
honor roll students

Pittsburg State University has announced the spring semester honor rolls. To qualify for the All-A Honor Roll, a student must have been a full-time student and must have received an A in all courses. To qualify for the Dean's Honor Roll, a student must have been a full-time student, received no lower than a B and earned a grade point average of at least 3.6 on a 4.0 scale.

Students on the All-A Honor Roll from Baldwin City are Jenna Schulte, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schulte, and Megan Noonan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Noonan. On the Dean's Honor Roll from Baldwin City is Dustin Gilges, son of Mr. and Mrs. Elvin Gilges.

Class of '77 seeks
members for 25th

The BHS Class of 1977 will hold its 25th reunion during the Maple Leaf Festival, Oct. 18-20. An organizing committee is being formed and activities are being planned. Members of the class should send their email and mailing address to to get on the mailing list.

Lawrence City Band
to perform concert

The Lawrence City Band, under the direction of Robert E. Foster, conductor, will perform at 8 p.m. July 3 at South Park Gazebo. The title of the concert is "Our Own 4th of July Concert."

Youth theater to present
patriotic musical

The Baldwin City Theatre and CLEAR Foundation are pleased to present "My Country Tis of Thee," a lively, patriotic musical, featuring an all youth cast.

The July 4 performance, a matinee, will be "Baldwin City Family Day." This special matinee will be at 3 p.m., and for this performance, the tickets will be $10 for a family, or $3 per person. This performance is being presented in conjunction with the Citizens for Baldwin City, and the 4th of July activities that will begin at 5 p.m. following the show.

The remaining performances will be at 7:30 p.m. July 5 and 6. All performances will be at the Baldwin Junior High School Auditorium. Tickets may be purchased at the door.

BHS alumnae graduates
from military training

Air Force Airman Anna E. Miller has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and customs; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training and special training in human relations.

In addition, airmen who complete basic training earn credits toward an associate degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

She is the daughter of Robin and Richard Miller, Baldwin.

Miller is a 1998 graduate of Baldwin High School.

Now or Never to
feature choir

Now or Never Club will meet July 3 for a noon potluck at the Senior Center. Special guests will be the children's choir from Lighthouse Baptist Temple, Baldwin. A dinner can be reserved by calling the center at 594-2409 one day in advance or bring a covered dish.

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