SEDAN: Garage sale at 422 N. Chautauqua, Sat. May 31 from 8 a.m.-noon. Baby items, crib, name brand clothes for adults, babies, and children, Fisher Price toys, maternity clothes, household decor, toys, and miscellaneous. CQ22-1tp
OSWEGO: 121 Riverview Dr., Friday, May 30, Saturday, May 31, 7-? Dining room table with 6 chairs, pictures, stuffed animals, Christmas items, golf clubs, French doors. Lots more. LC22-1tp
GARAGE SALE IN OSWEGO: 411 Commercial, Oswego, miscellaneous items for everyone. Take what you want - pay what you want, on Saturday, May 31 at 7:30 a.m., to ? Dennis Castle. LC22-1tp
MISC. FOR SALE:
BEEF FOR SALE: IT’S GRILLING SEASON! Grain fed locker beef. Hillcrest Farms. 620-330-2109. CQ17-tfn
BARRELS: Trash barrels with lids, $5 each; white plastic barrels, $10 each. 1004 Mulberry, 620-236-7520. LC20-tf
PET MEDICINE: Happy Jack (R) Mange Medicine. promotes healing & hair growth in dogs & horses due to ‘hot spots’ fungus or mane dandruff. At farm, feed & hardware stores. www.happyjackinc.com. (KCAN)
Steel Buildings For Sale: 20×8x8; 40×8x8; 48×8.5×9.5 shipping containers. Camlock doors, hardwood floors support forklift. Delivery available. 1-785-655-9430 Solomon; 620-277-2367 Garden City.www.chuckhenry.com complete web listing, photos, specs, pricing. (KCAN)
PIANOS: Best variety of grand, vertical & digital pianos in the Midwest. Over 100 pianos in stock! New and used Kawai, Steinway, Yamaha, Baldwin & more. Mid-America Piano, 1-800-950-3774, www.piano4u.com. (KCAN)
LIMESTONE PRAIRIE HAY FOR SALE: Wire tied, small, square bales or 4’ x 5’ round, net wrapped bales. Plan to bale first week in July. Call 620-515-0556 or 620-249-3325. CQ22-5tb
ANTIQUE BUFFET FOR SALE: Nice antique buffet, excellent condition, $350 firm. Call 620-577-2231. CQ19-tfn-nc
MISC. ITEMS: Propane gas range, used little $150; used dryer $50; propane BBQ $50; charcoal BBQ $25; hot water heater, needs control $40; 8-ft. disk, perfect for small acreage, 3-pt. hookup $300. Daniel Rankin, (620) 795-2005. LC22-2t
VEHICLES FOR SALE:
1987 CHRYSLER LEBARON CONVERTIBLE: 4 Cylinder, turbo, fuel-injected, leather, new tires. 29,000 ACTUAL MILES, excellent condition, non-smoker. $10,000. 918-533-6000 or 620-597-2680. LC39-tf
1989 FORD RANGER PARTS: Rebuilt transmission, 3,000 miles on it; transfer case; both axles; 3 inch suspension lift. 918-533-0611. LC39-tf
1986 FORD THUNDERBIRD: V6, automatic, PS, PB, air, CD player, new tires, 98,000 miles, $2,000. 620-795-2617 or 620-778-3747. LC15-tf
1999 Dodge Pickup FOR SALE: contact Marty or Richard at Howard State Bank, 620-374-2127. CQ22-2tb
FOR SALE: 1981 Motor Home, Road Ready $2,000.620-374-2400 Howard, Kan.
CLUB ALACRAN: rural Parsons, at the corner of U.S. Highway 400 and Wallace Rd. Open Wednesday through Saturday. The kitchen is open from 3 to 10 p.m. The bar closes at midnight. On Wednesday and Thursday, canned and fountain drinks are $1 and tacos are 2 for $1. A full menu is also available. There is live entertainment on Saturday nights. Will do parties with reservations. For more information, call (620) 238-0552. LC21-4t
ENROLL NOW FOR SUMMER DANCE, hip hop, baton twirling and gymnastics. Call Amy (620) 870-8110. LC22-3t
REWARD OFFERED: ‘06 Honda CRF 70cc was stolen from our home recently. A reward is being offered for information leading to the return of the bike. Contact the Caney Police Dept., 620-879-2141. MC-S22-2tp
SEALED BIDS ON DUMP TRUCK: The City of Moline is taking sealed bids for a 1981 International dump truck, as is where is. Bids accepted until June 18th, 4 p.m. Can be seen at the water plant on south Main in Moline. Questions call the City Office at 620-647-3665. CQ22-2tb
VEHICLE BID: The following vehicle is being offered for bid by Chautauqua County Appraiser Office. Bids will be opened June 17, 2008 at 9 a.m. In order for your bid to be considered, please make sure it reaches our office by that time. Your may send your sealed bids to: Chautauqua County Appraiser Office, 215 N. Chautauqua Street, Sedan, KS 67361. Please mark the outside of the envelope “sealed bid.” 1994 Jeep Cherokee wagon, 4×4, 174k, 4-dr, I-6, AT, AC, new tires Nov. 2006, replaced windshield and glass in right hand front door and quarter panel Aug. 2007. For questions concerning this vehicle, you may call the Chautauqua County Appraiser Office at 620-725-5820. Chautauqua County reserves the right to refuse all bids. CQ22-2tb
PETS & ANIMALS:
FOR SALE: Min-Pin, Black & brown 1 year old. Loves to play and update on shots. $200 Call 795-2627. LC21-2t
Registered Angus Bulls FOR SALE: great EPD’s, all performance and ultrasound data, semen tested. Call Steve at Hillcrest Genetics. (C) 620-330-2109; (H) 620-673-9471. CQ08-tfn
Wanted: A copy of the “History of Chautauqua County,” published in 1987. Contact Jerry Hess, 5250 Manz Place, Apt. 214, Sarasota, FL 34232, (941) 371-2750 Ext. 364, email@example.com. CQ20-tfn
WANTED: Old, obsolete firearms. Gun parts bought and sold. Freedom Gun Shop, Chetopa. 620-236-7177. LC40-tf
RAILROAD POSITIONS: Immediate Railroad Positions Available! Watco Companies Inc. is looking for experienced and non-experienced workers in their track department. Career Opportunities include: Equipment Operation, Inspection, Repair, and Supervision. Both full-time and part-time positions available. Excellent Career Opportunities with the possibility of future advancement. To submit an online application visit our website at www.watcocompanies.com or call Chris Spear at (620) 235-7362. MG-W22-3tp
TRACKMEN: The South Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad is looking for Trackmen in Moline. Must be willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions. We offer competitive wages and benefit packages. To apply online visit our website at www.watcocompanies.com or call Chris Spear at (620) 235-7362. CQ21-2tb
Personal Care Attendants NEEDED: Personal Care Attendants for individuals w/ disabilities in the Howard, KS area. Interested persons must be at least 18 years of age and self-motivated to help with various disability needs. PT position. Duties may include housekeeping, meal preparation, personal care, laundry and errands. If interested please contact the Sedan office @ 1.620.725.3990 or 1-866-906-3990.
LPN: Licensed practical nurse, part-time, apply at Guest Homes Estates, 400 S. McGee, Caney, KS, 620-879-5199. MC-G21-2tb
DIRECTOR OF NURSING: Director of Nursing position, 58 bed nursing facility in a small community, with excellent census and dedicated staff. A facility where your leadership skills will be appreciated. Contact Edna or Robin at Caney Nursing Center, 615 S. High, Caney, KS. 620-879-2929.
SKILLED NURSING POSITIONS: Pleasant Valley Skilled Nursing is growing and wants to add to our team of professionals. We are looking for Certified Medication Aides, nurses, and dietary staff to add to our team. We are looking for individuals who are caring, patient, dependable, and like to have fun. If this sounds like you, call Shelly at 620-725-3153. CQ21-2tb
CERTIFIED NURSES AIDES: We are looking for competent, caring people to care for our elderly. We pay for experience and shift differential. If you are looking for a position with a Great Nursing Facility, Contact Chetopa Manor, 814 Walnut, Chetopa, KS EOE. LC42-tf
RN/LPN: Charge position available at Chetopa Manor, 814 Walnut, Chetopa, KS. We pay for years of experience, shift differential, good benefits available in a wonderful work atmosphere. If you are a caring nurse who loves the elderly, contact us. EOE. LC42-tf
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN: Labette County U.S.D. 506 is accepting applications for a full-time automotive technician. Two years experience working with diesel engines preferred. Duties include maintenance and repair of International brand school buses with diesel engines, GM vehicles, and other vehicles and maintenance equipment needed to keep the district running smoothly. Will be required to have, or get, a CDL Class A with Passenger and School Bus endorsements. Apply at the Board of Education office (784-5326) by Friday, June 6. EOE. LC21-3t
RECEPTIONIST/ DETENTION OFFICER: The Labette County Sheriff Dept. is accepting applications for a part-time receptionist/detention officer, up 32 hours per week. The position has a beginning salary at $10.43 per hour. Position has the benefits of sick and vacation time, and availability of health insurance. Applicants must pass a physical, drug screen and background check. Interested persons may obtain an application at the Sheriff’s Office in Oswego. Labette County Sheriff Dept. is an EOE. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. LC21-2t
Needed immediately: Paraeducator at Cherryvale High School. Caring individual with high school diploma required, associates degree preferred. Position open until filled. Part time in summer, full time starting in fall. Call Margo at 331-0101 or 331-4409 for more information or complete an application at Tri-County, 220 E. Chestnut, Independence. MC-T22-1tb
Attention: Now hiring, paraprofessionals and attendant care providers for the Fredonia School District. Competitive pay, fringe benefits, great work environment, and family-friendly work hours. High school diploma +/or GED required. Contact Aaron Chad at Lincoln Elementary (620) 378-4138. MC-T22-2tb
Attention: Now hiring, paraprofessionals and attendant care providers for the Parsons School District. Competitive pay, fringe benefits, great work environment, and family-friendly work hours. High school diploma +/or GED required. Contact Jeannie Mills for further information (620) 421-0458.
CABINET COMPANY: Growing cabinet mfg. is seeking an energetic individual. Finish experience preferred. Apply in person at Acorn Valley Custom Cabinetry, 108 W. Neosho, Thayer, KS MC-A22-1tb
MOBILE HOME INSPECTOR: Can you provide a mobile home inspection? Must have use of digital camera and Internet. Email name, phone #, city and state. FSICorp@Field Services.com. CQ21-2tp
SATELLITE CAMPUS ASSISTANT: Responsibilities - The Satellite Campus Assistant shall be responsible for providing general support to the Associate Dean of Career Technical Education and the Associate Dean of General Education at the Satellite Campus in Cherokee County located at the intersection of Highways 69 and 400, near Pittsburg. The position includes contact with businesses, students, instructors and the general public and will require ability to work alone with limited supervision. Qualifications - A minimum of three years experience performing duties of secretary/receptionist. Computer experience including Windows, Microsoft Office, e-mail, and Internet experience required. Associates Degree in General Business, Secretarial, Accounting or related field required. Experience working in an educational setting preferred. Salary - Starting salary depends on education and experience within the classification salary range. Position includes benefits such as KPERS retirement, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, free LCC tuition, and health/dental/vision and life insurance. Application Procedure – Position remains open until filled. Review of applications begins June 9, 2008. Send an application letter, current resume, unofficial college transcripts and three reference contact information to: Director of Human Resources, Labette Community College, 200 S. 14th, Parsons, KS 67357, Fax 620-421-0180, or Email firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE. LC22-1t
ADJUNCT INSTRUCTORS NEEDED: Labette Community College is seeking instructors to teach courses at the new Satellite Campus in Cherokee County located at the intersection of Highways 69 and 400, near Pittsburg, KS for the fall 2008 semester. (Numbers in parenthesis indicate multiple courses) Basic Reading I (4), Basic Reading II (5), Basic Writing I (2), Basic Writing II (3), English Comp I (3), English Comp II, General Literature (2), Beginning Algebra, College Algebra (2), Intermediate Algebra (2), Elementary Statistics, Trigonometry, Applied Math, Computer Concepts & Applications (2), Speech Fundamentals (2), Issues in Today’s Economy (2), Microeconomics, Macroeconomics. Also, looking for a general education course instructor to teach at Columbus High School, Columbus, KS 7:30 a.m. For more information contact Elizabeth Walker, Outreach Director (620) 820-1221 or e-mail Elizabethw@labette.edu. EOE.
RESPIRATORY CARE CLINICAL EDUCATION COORDINATOR: RESPONSIBILITIES: The Coordinator of Clinical Education is responsible for the coordination of all clinical education and clinical instruction, as well as for a teaching load of six hours per semester. Specific duties include: organizing, directing, supervising, and coordinating the clinical curriculum; serving as a faculty member; and working with the program director and medical director. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be a Registered Respiratory Therapist with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree preferred. Required experience includes four years experience in respiratory care with a minimum of two years experience teaching for an accredited respiratory care program. SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Position begins July 1. Deadline for applications is June 2. Send a letter of application, resume, transcripts, and names and addresses of three references to Director of Human Resources, Labette Community College, 200 South 14, Parsons, KS 67357 or Fax 620-421-0180 or email@example.com. Equal Opportunity Employer. LC20/22-1t
PART-TIME PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSISTANT: Will perform the duties necessary to assist the Public Relations Director in the daily operation of the office; coordinates and maintains records and files; provides reception duties and clerical support, maintains communication with areas of media, assists with Institutional wide marketing as well as other support functions. Must have two years experience in secretarial duties. Excellent oral and communication skills required. Knowledge of Adobe software experience preferred. Salary range begins at $8.65. This position includes full benefits such as KPERS retirement, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, free tuition, and health/dental/vision and life insurance. Send letter of application, resume, college transcripts, and contact information for three references to Human Resources Director, Labette Community College, 200 S. 14th, Parsons, KS 67357, Fax 620-421-0180 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Equal Opportunity Employer. LC20/22-1t
Heavy Equipment/Dozer Operator: The Labette County Highway Department is now accepting applications for a Heavy Equipment/Dozer Operator at the County Quarry. Starting pay is at Range 11, $10.05/Hour. Applications can be picked up at the Labette County Highway Department at 9th and Huston in Altamont, or the Clerk’s Office at the Courthouse in Oswego, or online at labettecounty.com. Labette County is a drug free workplace. All new hires are subject to a drug screening test and a physical. Labette County is an EOE. LC22-1t
PRESCHOOL TEACHER: The Southeast Kansas Education Service Center has an opening for a full-time Preschool Teacher for the 2008-09 school year in the USD 446 Independence Four Year Old Preschool. The successful candidate must have a valid Kansas Teaching Certificate in either Early Childhood or Elementary Education. Send cover letter, resume and copy of current Kansas teacher certificate/license to Cassandra Elsworth, Early Childhood Director, PO Box 189, Girard, KS 66743 or FAX (620)724-4671. Position open until filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer. LC22-2t
SATELLITE CAMPUS CUSTODIAN: The candidate will perform the duties necessary to promote and preserve the cleanliness of the satellite campus building and grounds in Cherokee County located at the intersection of Highways 69 and 400, near Pittsburg. The candidate should be experienced and have general knowledge of custodial duties; be willing to work various shifts; self motivated and work with minimum supervision. Starting salary depends on education and experience. This position includes full benefits such as KPERS retirement, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, free LCC tuition, and health/dental/vision and life insurance. Anticipated Starting Date is July 1, 2008. Employment application form is available in the Finance & Operations Office at Labette Community College, Parsons Campus or by mail, phone (620) 820-1234 or (620) 820-1282. Completed applications forms must be returned to Director of Human Resources, Labette Community College, 200 South 14, Parsons, KS 67357, e-mail email@example.com. EOE. LC22-1t
CUSTODIAN: Labette County USD 506 is seeking applicants for a full-time custodian for day time at Mound Valley. Apply at the Board of Education office, (620) 784-5326 by Monday, June 9. An Equal Opportunity Employer. LC22-1t
DISHWASHER positions available at Medicalodges Eureka. Full-time and part-time all shifts. 100% Employee Owned company. See Jennifer for details, 1020 N. School in Eureka. CQ21-2tb
CLERICAL ASST.: The Chautauqua County Clerk‚Äôs Office is accepting applications for a part-time Clerical Assistant. Proficiency in Microsoft Office computer applications and basic bookkeeping skills needed. This part-time position may expand to full-time employment in future. Please pick up applications at the County Clerk‚Äôs Office, second floor of the courthouse in Sedan, or call 725-5800 for a mailed application. Chautauqua County is an equal opportunity employer. CQ21-2tb
Kennel help wanted in Sedan. 3-5 hours a day. Weekends a must. $6 an hour to start. Call 620-725-3647. CQ13-tfn
Nat’l Organization Now Hiring. Avg. Pay $20/hour or $57/K/yr. including Federal Benefits and OT. Placed by adSource. 1-866-498-6846. (KCAN)
DRIVERS: Knight has the small company - family feel you want, the Financial Stability You Deserve! We Reward Experienced Drivers. Medical/Dental/401K. No Forced Dispatch! Daily Pay! Call Recruiting 888-562-7783. 4 month OTR/CDL-A Required. O/O 800-437-5907. www.knighttrans.com. (KCAN)
DRIVERS: Flatbed .44 /Mi Recent Avg all miles Paid. Immediate Openings! New Peterbilts Available, first come, first serve (if you qualify) 866-290-1568. (KCAN)
DRIVERS-STUDENTS. Drive a Big Rig! Sponsored Training/Tuition Reimbursement Available. Possible $40k 1st year! Exp’d Drivers Ask about $5000 Sign-on! www.ffeinc.com. 800-569-9232. (KCAN)
Drivers: Don’t Miss This! Sign-on Bonus. 35-42 cpm. Earn over $1000 weekly. Excellent Benefits. Need CDL-A and 3 mos recent OTR. 800-635-8669. (KCAN)
BORDER PATROL AGENTS: The United States Border Patrol is now hiring. Agent salary is approximately $70,000 per year within the first three years of employment. Border Patrol Agents enjoy excellent federal benefits that include medical and retirement plans. Call 1-888-376-6419 or visit www.borderpatrol.gov. (KCAN)
Employment Opportunity: Increase your Railroad hiring potential! Train at NARS, Overland Park, KS. Complete training 4-8 weeks. Average salary $63k. Lender info available. Conductor, Electrical/Mechanical, Freight Car, Signal, Welder. 800-228-3378. www.RailroadTraining.com. (KCAN)
WILLIAMS TREE SERVICE: Insured, free estimates, stump grinding, trees trimmed, brush and tree removal, chipper, bucket and grapple truck. Can’t reach or lift, call 620-374-2247. CQ1-tfn
THOMAS TREE SERVICE: Tree trimming, removal and stump grinding, have chipper, grapple and bucket truck. Insured. Call for free estimates, 620-725-5722 or 620-249-8773. CQ-tfn
GREENWOOD TREE SERVICE AND GENERAL EXCAVATION AND CONCRETE - Licensed, Bonded, Insured. Phone 620-778-9224. LC3-tf
CUSTOM HAY BALING: Also want to rent hay meadows and pastures. 620-597-2702. LC20-7tp
Lazy Bear Computers: in-home repair and upgrades. We come to you. 620-725-5465, 620-330-0330, www.lazybearcomputers.com.
Gragg Dozer Service, Inc.
Dozers, trackhoe, motor-grader
and dump trucks
Basements-Ponds-Lagoons-tree removal-trenches-septic tanks
Pond waters and general dirt work
Hauling dirt, rock, gravel
Dozer for hire: D8 and D6, trackhoe, dump trucks, new ponds, pond repairs, brush and hedge row clearing, road construction and rock hauling. Riggs Welding, (620) 736-2038. CQ1-tfn
CUSTOM FENCE BUILDING
New, rebuilt, fence removal, clearing
Corrals and pens
HAROLD RIGGS FENCING
620-736-2242 Cell 620-779-1813
MR. HANDYMAN NOW HAS ROTO SEWER CLEANING SERVICE. Call 620-725-3010 CQ1-tfn
SEPTIC TANKS: Sold and installed. Contact Roland Meisch at 620-374-2556. CQ1-tfn
WICKHAM TRUCKING for your rock, sand, and dirt needs. Call 620-725-3317 or 620-249-2867. CQ1-tfn
CARPET AND UPHOLSTERY CLEANING: 30 years experience, commercial or residential. Vernon Sandusky, 620-922-3322. LC23-tf
OSBORNE ROCK HAULING, LLC: Rock, Sand, Topsoil, Fill Dirt & Lime. 620-795-2749 or 620-423-2532. LC31-tf
PLUMB & SQUARE CONSTRUCTION now offering seamless gutters, many color options; specializing in roofing; new construction, renovations; decks; custom handrail; sheet rock; plumbing; electrical; soffitt; fascia; painting; doors and windows. (620) 762-3561. Eric Blundell, Owner/Operator. LC41-tf
Social Security disability claims; Saunders & Saunders Attorneys at Law. No recovery, No fee! 1-800-259-8548. (KCAN)
House for rent: For rent in Sedan, 2 bedroom house, $300 a month, plus deposit. 620-725-5286 after 1 p.m. CQ21-3tb
6/BR $671/Mo! Bank Foreclosure! 4/BR $199/Mo! 5% down 20 years @ 8% apr. for listings call 1-800-585-3560 Ext B738. (KCAN)
HUD Homes 5/BR $579/Mo! 3/Br $199/Mo! 5% down 20 years @ 8% apr. for listings call 1-800-585-3560 Ext. 8468. (KCAN)
For Lease: 240 acres of pasture land for three months lease, four miles west of Sedan. Call 580-765-0061. CQ19-4p.
FOR RENT IN OSWEGO: Apartments available at Westside Homes, Oswego. Apply at Frogley’s Gun Shop or call 620-795-2801. LC14-tf
FOR RENT IN OSWEGO: OFFICE/STORE SPACE, approximately 2,000 sq. ft. in downtown Oswego on Commercial St. Call 405-691-1282 or 405-205-4398. LC18-tf
FOR RENT IN COLUMBUS: Senior Rentals - 2 bedroom, all electric, all appliances, attached garage, ADA accessible. $435/mo., water, sewer, trash and all maintenance included. You pay electric. 620-674-3094. LC21-4t
FOR RENT WITH OPTION TO BUY IN OSWEGO: 2 bedroom, carport, nice yard, wash/dryer hookups. Evenings - 620-389-2528. LC21-4tp
FOR SALE IN FREDONIA: Office and warehouse facilities for sale. Radiant Electric Cooperative, Inc., is accepting sealed bids for its present headquarters and warehouse combined 9,789 sq, ft. building located at 100 N. 15th, Fredonia, KS. Estimated availability of the property is during November 2008. Bids must be submitted in writing by JUNE 13, 2008, at 4:30 p.m. at Radiant’s present headquarters. Radiant reserves the right to reject all bids. Written information on the property may be obtained by contacting Leah or Dennis at Radiant, 620-378-2161.
THE BUILDING AND TRADES HOUSE, built by Labette County High School students will be offered for auction on Saturday, June 7, 2008, at 10 a.m. The sale will be held at the corner of 7th and Karner St., in Altamont. The 3-bedroom, 2-bath house has a total of 1,440 sq. ft. For more information call the USD 506 board of education office at (620) 784-5326, or instructor Eddie Green at (620) 423-9737. LC22-1t
121 N. Chautauqua • Sedan, Kansas
Our listings are new to the market. Both have Eye Appeal and Purse Appeal. Let us show them to you. We think you will agree.
220 North Douglas - 3 bedroom, 1 bath, New Central heat and air, living and dining rooms have built-in cabinets, appliances in the kitchen and breakfast rooms stay, 1,419 square feet, enclosed porch, big garage, large lot, easy walk to town. $65,000.
601 North Hooper - An outstanding place to relax and enjoy you privacy. Approximately 1.5 acres. Double wide modular, 3 bedroom, 2 baths, 1.876 square feet, fireplace, central heat with new AC unit, 3 walk-in closets, covered porch with extended open air deck. 24’x30’ metal work-in garage. Useful 10’x24’ building. This place is peaceful. $90,000. CQ21-tfn
746 E. Jefferson, Howard - Two bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, large kitchen with eating bar, kitchen appliances stay, family room, sewing room, central heat/air, $36,000.
333 S. Oak, Howard - Two bedroom, one bath, new windows and doors, central heat/air, garage, $20,000.
17853 Barber Road, Fall River - Cabin with vaulted ceilings. Appliances stay, $37,000.
126 S. Cedar, Howard - Nice lots with utilities installed. $6,500.
Judy Nungesser, Realtor
JP Weigand & Sons, Inc.
620-374-2400 - Howard
Land for sale: 96 plus or minus acres, 50 acres tillable small pond with Plum Creek running through it, timber, lots of wildlife, excellent hunting, near hwy. 400 and 99 north, Severy, Kan., $100,000. Call 918-543-2488. CQ05-tfn
1100% Government Loan: Zero down if you own land or still owe money on your land. Brick skirting, porches, driveway, gutters and landscaping available. (Site Built Appearance). BAD CREDIT OK. Trades welcome, 918-832-9888. MC-L19-4tb
Never Rent Again! 4/BR $238/Mo! 3/BR $199/Mo! 5% Down 20 years at 8% apr. More Homes from $199/Mo! For listings call 1-800-585-3560 Ext B737. (KCAN)
OVERNMENT LOAN PROGRAM: Zero down and no closing costs for landowners. Use your land or family land. Bad credit and bankruptcy OK. Home removal and improvements available. Call 918-406-5097, Rick. MC-O15-tfb
DOUBLEWIDE: Abandoned doublewide, ready to move to your property. Call 1-888-779-LAND. MC-C18-5tb
Government Loan Program for landowners. Zero down and low payments. Bad credit and bankruptcy is okay. Will remove existing homes. Improvement packages available. Call Heath at 918-576-3696 for your approval. CQ22-tfn
Abandoned homes delivered to your land. Pick your payment. Call 888-779-land for details. CQ22-5tb
Owe money on your Home or Land? We can trade and roll into one payment. Call 1-888-779-LAND. CQ19-4tb
Special Government Program: Zero Down, NO MONEY OUT OF YOUR POCKET! If you Own Land or Family will give you land. Bad Credit OK. 918-832-9888. CQ19-4tb
ADOPTION: Loving financially secure married couple want to give your newborn our love and a happy and secure home. Call our attorney about Amy/Ira 800-492-2011. (KCAN)
Adoption: We promise your newborn a loving, secure and happy home. Full time mom, devoted dad. Expenses paid. Please call Theresa or John 1-800-484-6765 Pin #0369. (KCAN)
Adoption: Wishing to adopt baby to nuture and adore. Will provide warm, loving, stable home. Expenses paid. Legal and confidential. Please call Glenna toll-free 1-866-535-8080. (KCAN)
ALL CASH CANDY ROUTE. Do you earn $800 in a day? Your own local candy route. Includes 30 Machines and Candy. All for $9995. 1-888-753-3441. (KCAN)
Log Home Dealers Needed. Great earning potential 100K, Excellent Profits, Protected Territory, Lifetime Warranty, Free Training & Sales Leads. American Made - Honest Value. Call Daniel Boone Log Homes. Call 1-800-766-9474. (KCAN)
Airlines Mechanic: Rapid training for high paying Aviation Career. FAA predicts severe shortage. Financial aid if qualify. Job placement assistance. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance. (888) 349-5387. (KCAN)
Attend College Online from home. Medical, business, paralegal, computers, criminal justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial aid if qualified. Call 866-858-2121, www.CenturaOnline.com. (KCAN)
MISSOURI WELDING INSTITUTE, INC. Nevada, Missouri. Become a Certified Pipe and Structural Welder. Earn top pay in 18 weeks. Many companies seek our graduates. 1-800-667-5885. (KCAN)
Cornerstone Mennonite Church is hosting a fifty member a ppella choir Wednesday evening, June 4. The service will begin at 6:30 and will be held in Oswego at the First Baptist Church. The Weavertown Youth Chorus is from Lancaster, Pa. and will be singing sacred choral music. Everyone is welcome. Call 795-2175 or 795-2989 for more details.
Boss Tank and employees will be selling barbecued smoked ribs-to-go on Saturday, May 31, as a fundraiser for Tammy and Dustin Wilson at the Oswego Caboose park area. They will begin selling at 10 a.m. The cost will be $17 a slab. To order in advance, call 795-2143.
Elfredia Lamar Fisher
OSWEGO—Elfredia Lamar Fisher, 82, of Oswego, Kan., died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at her home. Her service will be held Saturday, May 24 at 2 p.m. at the Murdock Funeral Home, Oswego, with Pastor Paul Wiand officiating. Burial will be in the Oswego Cemetery. Friends may call from 1-8 p.m. at the Murdock Funeral Home. Family visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Darrel Charles Sherwood
PITTSBURG—Darrel Charles Sherwood, 57, of Pittsburg, Kan., died a 4 p.m., Saturday, May 17, 2008, at his home. He had been in failing health.
Cremation has taken place. Memorial services are pending.
Kenneth M. Hoy
OSWEGO—Kenneth M. Hoy, 89, of Oswego, Kan., died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Labette Health in Parsons, Kan.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 20, at the Murdock Funeral Home with Rev. John Stone officiating. Burial will be in the Oswego Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church.
Murdock Funeral Home of Oswego was in charge of arrangements.
COFFEYVILLE—MayBelle Buetow, 80, of rural Coffeyville, Kan., passed away Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Windsor Place in Coffeyville.
Graveside Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 21, in the Mound Valley Cemetery at Mound Valley, Kan., with Rev. Richard Peckman of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church officiating.
Friends may call on Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the David W. Barnes Funeral Home in Coffeyville. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
David W. Barnes Funeral Home in Coffeyville is in charge of arrangements. View this obit online at www.dwbfh.com.
For complete obituaries, see the May 21 edition of Labette Avenue.
The Fourth Annual Kids Free Fishing Derby for Ages 3-12 sponsored by Altamont Police Department and Altamont Masonic Lodge #69 (rain or shine) on Saturday, June 7 with registration at Altamont Lake 3 1/2 miles south of Conoco.. Severe weather cancels Fishing Derby and will be rescheduled.
Registration is from 9 a.m. to noon. All fish must be weighed in by 3:30 p.m.
The age groups are 3-5 years old, 6-8 years old and 9-12 years old. Medals will be given for largest in weight, and smallest in length in each age group. Only the largest and smallest of each of these categories will be weighed and measured: sunfish, bass, crappie and catfish.
The grand prize is a 2-man scamp given away after the derby–the scamp will be on display the day of the derby. The drawing for the scamp will be the last thing. Only registered anglers 3-12 years of age qualify for the drawing. All registered anglers will receive some sort of prize.
Hot dogs will be served from 2:30-4 p.m. The winner must be present to win.
Fish at the Altamont Lake or your favorite fishing hole. Kansas Fish and Game Free Fishing Weekend–No fishing license.
Charles L. “Charley” Kimrey
EDNA—Charles L. “Charley” Kimrey, 77, of Edna, Kan., died at 12:50 p.m., Friday, May 9, 2008, at the Oswego Medical Center in Oswego, Kan.
Funeral services were held at Tuesday, May 13, at the Bartlett Christian Church. Burial was in the Elm Grove Cemetery in Edna.
Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Altamont was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials are suggested to the Edna Recreation Association. These may be left at or mailed to Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 325, Altamont, KS 67330.
Marvin Dean Holmes
ALTAMONT—Marvin Dean Holmes, 85, of Altamont, Kan., died at 6:36 p.m., Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Labette Health.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 13, at the First Baptist Church in Altamont.Burial was in Mt.Pleasant Cemetery in Altamont.
Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church Renovation Fund. These may be left at or mailed to the Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. 325, Altamont, Kansas 67330.
EDNA—Edith “Sis” Vaughn, 94, of rural Edna, Kan., died at her home late Sunday evening. She had been in failing health.
A graveside committal service was held Tuesday morning at the Elm Grove Cemetery at Edna immediately following the funeral service of her son, Charles Kimrey, who died Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Edna Grade School. These may be left at or mailed to
Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 325, Altamont, KS 67330.
Donald Allen Blackledge
CHETOPA—Donald Allen Blackledge, 71, of Chetopa, Kan., died at 8:50 p.m. Monday, May 12, 2008, at Labette Health in Parsons, Kan.
Services were held Thursday, May 15, at the Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Chetopa and burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery in Chetopa.
Memorials are suggested to the Chetopa Fire Department or Labette Health Foundation and these may be left at the funeral home.
Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, Chetopa, was in charge of arrangements.
William H. “Bud” Rogers, Jr.
COFFEYVILLE—William H. “Bud” Rogers, Jr., 87, of rural Coffeyville, Kan., passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at his sister’s home in Tulsa, Okla.
Services were held Monday, May 12, in the First Baptist Church in Coffeyville with Dr. Wayne Norton and Rev. Bill Jones officiating. Burial was in Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association. Contributions may be left with the funeral home or mailed to David W. Barnes Funeral Home, 306 N. Kline Rd., Coffeyville, KS 67337.
David W. Barnes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
TULSA, Okla.—Virginia Arlene (Cunningham) Peterson, 74, of Tulsa, Okla., died Wednesday, May 8, 2008, in Tulsa, Okla.
Graveside service was held Monday, May 12, at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Altamont, Kan., under the direction of Moore’s Southlawn Chapel, Tulsa.
Mary P. Bressee
OSWEGO—Mary P. Bressee, 76, of Oswego, Kan., passed away Tuesday morning, May 13, 2008, at the Landmark Hospital in Joplin, Mo.
Services are pending and will be announced by the Simpson Funeral Home, Columbus.
Volunteers are needed this Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, at the Oswego Cemetery. The flags of 259 deceased veterans will be raised at 6:30 in the morning and lowered at 5 in the afternoon. With so many flags and poles to handle, the success of this patriotic display can continue only if there are enough volunteers. If you can’t help out in the morning, come out at five that afternoon; people are needed then because the flags need to be refolded for storage.
If inclement weather threatens, cancellation will be made at 6:30 Memorial Day morning at the cemetery by the officers of the Avenue of Flags.
The Labette County USD 506 Technology Showcase held Thursday, May 8 fro 1:45-3 p.m., at the Labette County High School cafeteria are on the website.
Selected students from each of the USD 506 buildings presented their technology integrated projects that they have created for a specific classroom assignment.
The complete story will be in next week’s Labette Avenue.
Celebrations centered on the Class of 2008 will begin this Sunday with the first area Baccalaureate service.
Labette County High School will hold Baccalaureate at 7 p.m., Sunday, May 11, in Harrison Auditorium. Oswego High School will have a 7 p.m. service on Wednesday, May 14, held at the Oswego Christian Church. Chetopa High School’s Baccalaureate will be at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 18.
Graduations are scheduled for the May 16-18 weekend with Labette Community College holding their commencement at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 16, in Parsons Municipal Auditorium. The next graduation will be Oswego High School at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 17. Labette County High School will graduate their seniors at 8 p.m., Saturday, at Harrison Auditorium.
On Sunday, May 18, Welch High School will hold commencement at 2 p.m. in Wild Cat Gym. Chetopa High School will hold commencement at 4 p.m. in the new gym followed by the junior high school graduation at 6 p.m.
See the Labette Avenue for more information on area commencement activities.
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