Angela Renee’ Bisceglia

April 26, 1964 – Nov. 6, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Angela Renee’ Bisceglia, Kingsville, Mo., Nov. 6, 2014, at a Kansas City, Mo. hospital. She was 50.

She was born April 26, 1964, at Bethany, Mo., the daughter of Edward and Sandra Jarrett Wells. She worked as a beautician.

She married Eddie Bisceglia Feb. 3, 1996, at Kansas City, Mo. He survives of the home.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Jim and Florence Wells and Gerald and Rosalie Jarrett.

Area events to honor veterans

County activities and events on and around the Veterans Day holiday, Nov. 11.

Corps to waive day use fees on Veterans Day

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

All League Volleyball selections

Flint Hills League

First Team

Alexa Dorcas Lyndon Sr.
Milo Butler Council Grove So.
Lakin Preisner Northern Heights Sr.
Megan Jirak Chase County Sr.
Bailey Whittington West Franklin Sr.
Leah Hiebert Council Grove Sr.

Second Team

Caroline Sprecker Lyndon Sr.
Mikala Potts Chase County Sr.
Sydney Walsh Lyndon Jr.
Chelsea Cowart Herington Jr.
Aubry Flory West Franklin Sr.
Kylie Coble Mission Valley Jr.

Resident questions company’s intentions

VASSAR—Rene Banister, Vassar, visited commissioners Nov. 4 to inform them of complaints she has with a company performing a seismology survey in the area.

“I went out of town on vacation, came home and found survey flags all over my property,” said Banister. “I started checking with neighbors to see if anyone knew anything but nobody did.”

Banister said she then called the sheriff’s office, and they informed her of an earlier complaint of the same nature.

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County votes with state in general

LYNDON—More than half of registered voters in Osage County cast their ballot Nov. 4.

Out of 10,381 registered voters, 5,925 made their way to the polls or participated in advance voting, for a voter turnout of 57 percent.

“We didn’t have any big county contested races,” said Rhonda Beets, county clerk.“I think the national offices are what interested people and got them out.”

Votes were counted before 10 p.m.

“I’m very thankful for the county election board officers, said Beets. “Without them we can’t have an election, I really appreciate what they do.”

Mary Joan Fry

Aug. 25, 1922 – Nov. 2, 2014

OSAGE CITY—Mary Joan Fry died Nov. 2, 2014, at Vintage Park, Osage City. She was 92.

She was born Aug. 25, 1922, at Yates Center, the daughter of Thomas A. and Anna E. Eisenbart Fry. She graduated from Yates Center High School in 1941 and attended the University of Oklahoma.

She moved to Bartlesville, Okla., to work for Phillips Petroleum Company. She worked for the company for 43 years in sales from June 18, 1942 to Aug. 1, 1985. She moved to Osage City in 2013, to be closer to her sister, Virginia.

Leon K. Falk

Jan. 7, 1940 – Nov. 1, 2014

TOPEKA—Leon K. Falk, Burlingame, died Nov. 1, 2014, at a Topeka hospital. He was 74.

He was born Jan. 7, 1940, at Concordia, the son of Lloyd and Ethel Anderson Falk. He graduated from Montrose High School and attended Fort Hays State University.

He started work in 1961 for the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and retired after 38 years of service. He loved fishing, hunting, camping, woodworking, horseshoes, and spending time with his grandchildren.

He married Judy Tucker June 25, 1961, at Ionia. She survives at the home.

Cross Country runners to compete at state

Osage County runners competed at three regionals Oct. 25, qualifying two individuals and one team for the state meets Saturday in Lawrence and Wamego. The Lady Indians will run in the Class 3A girls state meet at 1 p.m. Saturday at Rim Rock Farm, US 59/24 highway and County Line Road 1045, in Lawrence. Lyndon's Chris Dunn will run in the Class 2A boys’ state meet at noon and SFT's Hannah Honeyman will run in the Class 4A girls’ state meet at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Wamego Country Club.


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