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Café And Liquor Store Opens In Downtown Lane

By Katie McDougal A dream that began prior to February of 2011 has now become a reality. Along about that time Mary Kay Johns began thinking about the possibility of a café in Lane. In conversation with Garry Crouch, she found he had also thought along the same lines. They put their heads together and [...]

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Growing Up In An Historic House

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By Kevin Gray After her birth in 1952, Maxine Goodwin of Lane remembers a childhood growing up in what, even then, she knew was an historic house. Our family, Goodwin said, always knew the house was old and historic. “As a child I remember how my parents and family referred to it as being 100 [...]

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Showing Off Skating Skills


Photo by Chrissy Rayl Aaron Manes goes under the bar to win the student limbo competition during the skating assembly at Trojan Elementary.  

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Down Through The Years

By Shirley Erickson 100 Years Ago Henry J. Walthall came in from Trinidad, Colo., Sunday to move his family to that city, where he has a position as conductor with the Colorado Southern. There is quite a colony of former Osawatomie people there. We recall, G.E. Moore, Mrs. George Reese, formerly Miss Gussie Giller of [...]

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Obits Jan. 25

William F. Ford March 17, 1946 – Jan. 13, 2012 William F. Ford, 65, Osawatomie, died Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at his home. He was born March 17, 1946, in Louisburg, the sixth of the 11 children of Burley and Neomia Ford. Mr. Ford worked for Gary Hauer at Hauer Turf Farm before retiring in [...]

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