The Rev. Nicole Schwartz admires the case built by Parsons Amateur Woodworker's Society members John Arabia, Raymond Newby and Don Combs to display a stained glass window saved from the original Faith United Methodist Church building that was completed in 1969, but burned after it was struck by lightning in 1981.
A LaForge and Budd Construction crew smoothes concrete poured earlier in the morning Friday for the footing of the west abutment of a new low-water dam for the city of Parsons water treatment plant. The dam is being built on Labette Creek near the plant directly downstream from the dam that was built more than 100 years ago.
Before starting classes at Guthridge School in two weeks, Levi Seely, 9, gets his hair cut by hair stylist Linda McClelland during Body Beautiful's offer for free back-to-school hair cuts Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.