The new year was barely a day old when Reata Jo Herbert made her arrival as the first baby of 2018 born at the Scott County Hospital.
The food waste coalition ReFED estimates American consumers throw away about 27 million tons of food each year.
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran is back in Kansas while Congress is on the holiday break.
On Wednesday, Moran visited the University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus.
Keith and Sandra Cramer will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23.
Keith Cramer and Sandra Froelich were married at the Solomon (Ks.) Presbyterian Church.
Larry and Bonnie Evans will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sat., Dec. 30, at the American Legion Hall, Grainfield.