Don and Janet Clark of Altamont announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Clark of Altamont, to Matthew Mitchell of Liberty, son of Dean and Sherry Mitchell of Liberty. The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Labette County High School in Altamont and a 2009 graduate of Kansas State University with a degree in music education. The bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of Field Kindley High School in Coffeyville and a 2009 graduate of K-State w...
Couple celebrate 50th
Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Walters celebrated their 50th anniversary on March 20 and had a reception May 9 at the Arvon Phillips Community Center. Lowell Wells and Cathy Lamb were married on March 20, 1959, at First Christian Church in Parsons. Mr. Walters printed newspapers, and Mrs. Walters began cutting hair. Mr. Walters graduated from Pittsburg State College, now Pittsburg State University. He then worked for Phillips Petroleum Co. in Bartlesv...
Middle school honor roll Parsons Middle School has announced the names of its students on the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2008-2009 school year. Those students listed on the all “A” honor roll were” Sixth grade — Davis Carroll, Chance Collins,Tyler Drisdell, Conner Falke, Jayce Finley, Nikita Ganhi, Elyjah Lyons, Anthony Morton and Maxwell Newland. Seventh grade — Nathan Alloway, Ross Benavides, Elizabeth Brewington, Brady D...
Service Valley honor rolls
OSWEGO — Service Valley Charter Academy has released the names of those students listed on the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2008-2009 school year.
Those students (listed by name and grade) receiving honorable mention, with a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49, were: Chad Bateman, 6; Destiney Battaglia, 8; Jason Beach, 7; Cienna Best, 3; Kenyon Best, 5; Cameron Blansett, 6; Emilee Blansett, 3; Erynn Blan...
Fultzes to celebrate 40th
Mr. and Mrs. Dale Fultz of rural Parsons will observe their 40th wedding anniversary this weekend. Dale Fultz and Joyce Stuart were married March 15, 1969, at First Baptist Church in Altamont by the Rev. Raymond Ditlevson. Mr. Fultz served two years in the Army, where he was stationed for a year at Fort Lee, Va., and another year at Heidelburg, Germany, before returning to rural Parsons. Mr. Fultz is a farmer. Mrs. Fultz worked as a hairdress...
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The Parsons Sun is, again, going to online subscriptions. We tried doing this a month ago, but found we had a few bugs to work out. Now that they’re fixed, everything should be ready.
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We’ve been working very hard at The Parsons Sun to bring you the best possible web site. We know it isn’t perfect yet, and we will be continuing to work to improve it.
But we’re now ready to operate on a subscription basis for our news, as we have done with our sister paper, The Chanute Tribune. From today on, those readers who choose to subscribe to our website will have total access to every page – including a pdf version of the newspaper w...