Current needs

Mt. Hope Sanctuary, 303 N. Walnut St., would greatly appreciate help in filling their needs. Call Julie Holloway for more specific information at 620-245-7157.

MHS discount season family passes

For the first time, the McPherson High School Activities Office will be offering discount season family passes for purchase. Passes are valid for adults and students (K-12) and available for each sport season at a 25 percent discount off of regular admission. Stop by the MHS Activities office at 801 E. 1st St. or contact Tennille McCormick or Shane Backhus at 241-9510. Family passes will only be available for purchase prior to the first game of the season.

Fun fact for the triathlon

United Way of McPherson County is excited to announce that Guinness World Record holder Aaron Yoder has agreed to make an appearance at the Triathlon Aug. 20. Yoder is the Head Cross Country and Track and Field coach in Lindsborg. The record he set is for the fastest mile running backward, with a time of 5 minutes and 54.25 seconds.

Cash raised for veterans

The American Legion, 401 N. Main St., July Family Night raised over $1,400 for Kansas Honor Flights. Thanks to all involved!