Archive for Thursday, January 27, 2005

Baldwin Briefs

January 27, 2005

Palmyra Lodge to

host chili feed

Palmyra Lodge will have its Fifth Annual Chili Feed from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Masonic Temple, 807 High St. Suggested donations are $5 for adults and $2 for children under 12. Funds will be used to support various community service activities.

Pancake supper set

at Ives Chapel

Ives Chapel United Methodist Church will host its annual Ground Hog Day Pancake Supper beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday. Pancakes, eggs and sausage will be served. The supper is sponsored by the men of Ives Chapel.

PSU announces

fall honor roll

Pittsburg State University has released the list of students who earned All-A or Dean's Scholastic Honors for the fall semester 2004. To qualify for the Dean's list, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a GPA of 3.6 and have no grade lower than a B. To qualify for All-A honors, a student must complete at least 12 hours, and have no grade lower than an A.

Student from Baldwin City were Megan Nelson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Noonan, senior English major, All-A list; Jenna Schulte, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schulte, senior Spanish/Int. Studies major, All-A list; Curtis Thomas, son of Sharon Thomas, sophomore Music major, All-A list; and Cody Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Wilson, freshman Management major, Dean's list.

Lighthouse Temple

hosts dinner

Lighthouse Baptist Temple has a dinner the last Sunday of each month following Sunday worship services. Everyone is welcome.

Hestia Study Club

reports meeting

Hestia Study Club met at the home of Mary Swan with Wanda Cook and Char Hannon as co-hostesses. Laura Lauridsen was welcomed as a new member. The minutes and treasurer's report were read. Pam Colson, Anita Neuenswander and Shirley Wagner presented the program on "My favorite creative activity."

MidAmerica lists

fall honor roll

MidAmerica Nazarene University has announced the honor rolls for the fall 2004 semester. The following students qualified for inclusion on the Dean's List by earning a grade point average between 3.5 and 3.9 while taking 12 or more credit hours for the semester: Tabitha Jones, Baldwin City, Lauren Bohi, Wellsville, and Matthew Rogers, Wellsville.

Seniors can gather

for potluck and cards

Senior citizens can get together the first and third Thursdays of the month to have a potluck and play cards at the senior center. The potluck begins at 6 p.m. and the card playing follows at 7 p.m.

Silver haired group

to have elections

The Kansas Association of Area Agencies on Aging and the Kansas Department on Aging is announcing that elections for Kansas Silver Haired Legislature members will be March 16, 2005, at sites across Kansas. The deadline for filing as a candidate is Feb. 9, 2005. Experience is not necessary, only a desire to become involved and to contribute time and effort to develop legislation. Any Kansan aged 60 and over who is a registered voter may file. Candidate registration forms, petitions and filing instructions are available at Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging, 1720 SW Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS 66612 or call (785) 235-1367.

Quartet to sing at

Lighthouse Baptist

The Heartland Baptist College Quartet will be singing during and after the Sunday worship service at Lighthouse Baptist Temple Sunday. Worship begins at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend the service.

Ellen Schroer named

to scholars program

Ellen Schroer, a graduating senior at Baldwin High School, has been named one of more than 2,600 candidates in the 2005 Presidential Scholars Program. She is the daughter of Grace Schroer and Jim Schultze, Baldwin City.

The candidates were selected from nearly 2.8 million students expected to graduate from U.S. high schools in 2005. They were selected for their exceptional performance on either the College Board SAT or the ACT Assessment. A panel of educators will review these submissions and select 500 semifinalists in early April. Those chosen will be invited to Washington, D.C., in June to receive the Presidential Scholars medallion at a recognition ceremony.

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