Arriving at the Schaner farm, one could tell that an avid gardener lived there. Betty Schaner is clearly a dedicated green thumb. Surrounding the farmyard, the foliage – organically arranged – bursts forth in all of its springtime glory.
While taking one of their largest steps of their young lives forward, Center-Stanton graduates took a moment to look back on the past during their ceremony on Sunday at the Center-Stanton High School gymnasium.
With parents and grandparents among the very early Oliver County settlers, Ervin and Orlene Henke have a well-earned place among the six people to be honored at the 2011 Old Settlers’ Days celebration to be held June 10-12.
The name Letzring has been a part of Oliver County since the days of homesteading. This year Old Settlers Days honors Vernon and Kathy Letzring for the rich legacy their family has contributed to this area.
At approximately 9:45 p.m. Sunday, May 1, President Barack Obama announced on live television that the United States had conducted an operation that killed Osama Bin Laden, the leader of al Quaeda and the terrorist who was responsible for the murder of thousands of innocent men, women and children.
Local business owners have expressed an interest in purchasing property from the city of Center, creating a good amount of discussion at the Center City Council meeting May 2.