Isabella Gillaspie, daughter of Jeff and Jenna Gillaspie, celebrated her fourth birthday July 12. The evening before, she had a bowling party with friends and relatives. Her aunt Marie Gillaspie shares the same birthday.
Lauren Zule vacationed in Colorado the past week with her grandparents, Gary and Marie, and some aunts, uncles and cousins.
The July rains have been wonderful for the growing corn and soybeans and gardens.
Linda Haley visited July 13 with her neighbor Anabel Knapp.
Kirk and Austin Knapp stayed all night with Kirk’s parents, Wayne and Anabel Knapp, on July 15. Austin was attending Bible school at McLouth United Methodist Church.
David Powell of Springdale went out of town July 6 with a group from Tonganoxie that included teacher Pat Wakeman. They went rafting, fishing and visited Royal Gorge. They returned July 13 and had a very good trip.
Several people from the Springdale area attended the open house at the new Wal-Mart store. It has very large and wide aisles. They opened the store more on July 15 with very good attendance. They had more than 400 employees helping.