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THIS WEEK'S BRIEFS: Co-op Oil Meeting; Chamber serving supper at ball games; Sunday dinner at the Senior Center PDF Print E-mail
Written by Wauneta Breeze   
Friday, 23 September 2011 21:02

Co-op Oil annual meeting coming up

Wauneta Cooperative Oil Company with locations in Palisade and Wauneta will host their annual meeting this week. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, at the American Legion Hall in Wauneta. The pork chop supper will begin at 6:30 p.m. MT/7:30 p.m. CT with the co-op’s business meeting to follow. Running unopposed for another term on the board are Joe Barger and Ray Ridlen.

Musical entertainment will be provided by Sara Behrends, Liz Noler and Dawn Doetker.


Friday night ball game supper at the Ag Shop

Wauneta Chamber of Commerce members will serve a pulled pork meal at the Ag Shop during the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball and football games against Hayes Center Friday night from 5 to 8 p.m. MT. Money raised will help cover costs for Wauneta’s 2012 Harvest Festival.


Taped interview of veterans in the works

U.S. military veterans now living in Chase County are being invited to have a part in this year’s Veterans Day program at Chase County Schools. The program is being coordinated by the school’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter and will be presented Friday, Nov. 11.

FBLA sponsor Sandy O’Neil said they are planning to conduct taped interviews with all veterans interested in doing so. Those tapings will be included in a video that will be part of the Veterans Day program.

Contact FBLA sponsor O’Neil to make arrangements for the video-taping at 308-882-4304 or contact her by email at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Sunday dinner this week at the Senior Center

Roast beef and ham will be the featured entrees this Sunday, Sept. 25, at the Wauneta Senior Center. The fundraising dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. MT with cost of the meal $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 10.

Everyone is encouraged to attend, with money raised used to help defray operating costs at the Senior Center.


No school at WP this Monday and Tuesday

School kids at Wauneta-Palisade Schools will enjoy a four-day weekend at the end of September as teachers take part in training Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 26 and 27. Classes will resume as usual at WP on Wednesday, Sept. 28.


Still time to sign up for Oct. 1 Cancer Walk

While the early registration deadline has passed, you can still sign up to participate in the Chase County Community Hospital’s All Cancer Walk coming up Saturday, Oct. 1, in Wauneta. All participants will likely still get a T-shirt, however sizes can no longer be guaranteed now that the early registration deadline has passed.

Mindi Goings of Wauneta will be the featured speaker during the lunch held at the Wauneta-Palisade School.

You can register at Valley Bank and Trust in Wauneta or at the Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial.

For more information contact Francisca Morales at 308-882-7306.


‘Bras for a Cause’ to lift cancer awareness

Chase County Community Hospital is launching a new cancer awareness campaign dubbed “Bras for a Cause.”

They are asking area community members to help boost cancer awareness by “blinging out” a bra in a decorating contest. Entries of blinged out bras along with a free-will donation in lieu of an entry fee will be accepted through Monday, Sept. 26. They can be dropped off at the radiology department at Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial. Entry forms are available online at

For more information or to request an entry form and set of rules contact the Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial at 308-882-7306.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 September 2011 21:08