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Governor visits SAFE BASE kids

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SAFE BASE students lined up for Gov. Sam Brownback to sign the backs of their T-shirts at Jefferson Elementary School Wednesday night. Myriah Walls, left, and Beonka Lazzo-Barahona joined other kids in an upbeat dance, just before Angela Henry, above, SAFE BASE director since it began 13 years ago, ended the dinner meeting with a few comments.

The Kansas Lottery indirectly has paid off big for SAFE BASE, USD 257’s afterschool program. GTECH Corporation, a global gaming technology and service company, provides online technology for the lottery and also is an educational benefactor to 152 schools in 24 states. Angela Henry, SAFE BASE director since its inception 13 years ago, learned of GTECH, wrote a grant and the local program won $16,500 to purchase an iPad laboratory. Many of the 300 students in the program use the technology to improve their reading skills. The advantage wasn’t lost on Gov. Sam Brownback, who came to Iola Wednesday evening for a SAFE BASE “blue plate special” dinner at Jefferson Elementary. Also attending were executives from GTECH, including Chris Shaban, company vice president, as well as Dennis Taylor, executive director of the Kansas Lottery. Brownback, at the top of his game socially, spent much of the evening visiting with kids and parents and, for the first time an aide said she could remember, signing the backs of SAFE BASE children’s Tshirts. When he paused to speak, Brownback lauded GTECH’s contribution and encouraged the kids to read. “Reading is critical,” Brownback pronounced. “It’s

important” to their education and a part of learning that “you need to continue. Your future is bright — some day you may be inventing technology to help others — but you have to be able to read. “Too many kids in Kansas can’t read,” the governor lamented.

Your future is bright — some day you may be inventing technology to help others — but you have to be able to read. — Gov. Sam Brownback


In his introduction of Brownback, Tony Leavitt, school board president, said the board made decisions “on what’s good for kids, and the decision to start SAFE BASE 13 years ago was a very good one. It’s a good one today to continue the program.” He also commended Brad Crusinbery, Jefferson principal, and his staff for making the school available for SAFE BASE activities four days a week immediately after regular classes were dismissed. “I know some days it is a challenge,” he said. Brownback opened his remarks with remembrances of Emerson Lynn, Register associate editor who died early See GOVERNOR | Page A4

ACC play draws on drama, music By STEVEN SCHWARTZ

Allen Community College theater students will be performing a new play, coming May 2, that will appeal to the audience’s dramatic side as well as their musical. “33 Variations” is the newest play, handpicked by ACC theater director Tony Piazza. The production focuses one of Beethoven’s last works. “I was really captivated by the piece,” Piazza said. “It’s got to be interesting to me, or

I am not going to do it.” The play, written by Moisés Kaufman, focuses on a woman who is investigating why Beethoven spent such a large amount of time focusing on an underwhelming piece of music. During the play, the action switches back and forth between the perspective of the woman, and then back to Beethoven’s perspective. Piazza said the woman’s daughter is a large part of the story as well — their relation-

ship changes as the lead character deals with Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The entire play is set to music, which will be played on the piano live by Ted Clous. “I just love the way the music is such an integral part of it,” Piazza said. “It’s a bit of a concert in a play.” The play was written in 2009, and was featured on Broadway, starring Jane Fonda. Check The Register for a review of the play next week.

The cream of the crop

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Jim and Vickie Tholen

Tholens’ business turns 35 years old By STEVEN SCHWARTZ

Jim and Vickie Tholen can’t seem to be thankful enough for where their business has taken them after 35 years, even if it did start in their garage. This Saturday, they will be celebrating 35 years in operation for Tholen’s Heating and Cooling with an open-house celebration. The journey has been an interesting ride. The business, which started in March of 1978, was operated out of their garage — with minimal space and a high demand. “People would show up at the house anytime they wanted to,” Vickie said. “You would have to be nice.” She said people would simply drop off air conditioning units on their front yard for repairs. It seemed as if word of Jim’s expertise had already

spread through Iola. “You can’t put a price tag on experience,” Jim said. The U.S. Navy is where Jim gathered most of his working knowledge. He was enlisted for four years and spent three of them on an aircraft carrier, working on the maintenance of the ship’s units. After working different construction jobs, and on farms hauling hay, Jim decided to open his own business — but not without the help of a good friend. “I couldn’t have done it without Bill Maloney (then the owner of Humboldt Electric),” Jim said. “He gave me the intestinal fortitude to step out and start my own business.” The business began to grow and space became tighter. “My wife’s birthday is June 1, and I asked her what she wanted,” Jim said. “She said, ‘I want you out of my garage.’” And so he moved out, and in 1987 moved into the buildSee THOLEN’S | Page A4

Vol. 115, No.127

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Students newly inducted into the Iola Chapter of the National Honor Society, front row, from left, are Baylea Thompson, Jo Lohman, Justice Hutton, Shannon Vogel, Emma Piazza and Hannah Endicott. Second row, from left, are Colton Heffern, Travis Hermstein, Adam Peterson, Garrett Prall, Kaden Macha, Shane Walden and Jonathan Tidd.

Injury update on IMS history team closes local accident By BOB JOHNSON

Iolan Raymond Sutterby is “trudging along,” said his son, Dayton, of injuries he suffered in a traffic accident south of Girard Saturday afternoon. He is in Freeman Hospital, Joplin. Richard Sigg, 59, Carlyle, died in the crash, in which the vehicle he was driving collided with a pickup truck on K-7. David Redfern, 66, Iola, also a passenger in Sigg’s vehicle, was released from Freeman Hospital late

Wednesday night. “David is bruised from end to end,” Dayton Sutterby said. “They sent him home to heal.” The pickup truck’s driver, Shawn Adam Garbin, 39, Girard, was taken to Via Christi Hospital, Pittsburg. Raymond Sutterby, 62, had surgery this week to align and stabilize six cracked ribs on his left side. “They plated five of them so they would grow back toSee WRECK | Page A4

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Iola Middle School’s history team is closer to collecting enough money for a journey to Washington, D.C., to participate in national competition, for which it qualified a few weeks ago. “They’re getting close,” said Jack Stanley, IMS principal, with hopes a yard sale in front of the school in the 400 block of East Street will pay See HISTORY | Page A4

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Paola man dies in crash

Ag officials tout new law

David L. Yarnell, 79, Paola, died in a fourvehicle accident three miles north of Colony on U.S. 169 early Wednesday morning. The accident occurred when Yarnell, southbound on the highway, attempted to pass a highway transport, driven by Larry Manderscheid, Independence. Yarnell’s car struck the side of the transport’s trailer

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas agriculture officials say a new law taking effect in July will help a growing number of farmers markets across the state. The measure approved by legislators and signed by Gov. Sam Brownback earlier this month sets up a central registry for farmers markets in the state Department of Agriculture. Register-

and then collided with a northbound transport driven by Rajinder Singh, Arlington, Texas. A third transport, southbound and driven by Robert Bell, Ottawa, also hit Yarnell’s car. None of the truck drivers was injured. The highway was closed for several hours while Highway Patrol officers investigated the accident and the wreckage was moved.

ing with the state will limit the legal liability of farmers markets if accidents occur. Agriculture Secretary Dale Rodman said Wednesday that registering also will give farmers markets access to promotional help from the state. The department said that from 1987 to 2012, the number of markets in Kansas increase more than four times, from 26 to 118.

Presidents converge to salute their own By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) — All the living American presidents past and present are gathering in Dallas, a rare reunion to salute one of their own at the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center. Profound ideological differences and a bitter history of blaming each other for the nation’s woes will give way — if just for a day — to pomp and pleasantries today as the five members of the most exclusive club in the world appear publicly together for the first time in years. For Bush, 66, the ceremony also marks his unofficial return to the public eye four years after the end of his deeply polarizing presidency. On the sprawling, 23acre university campus north of downtown Dallas housing his presidential library, museum and policy institute,

Bush will be feted by his father, George H.W. Bush, and the two surviving Democratic former presidents, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter. President Barack Obama, fresh off a fundraiser for Democrats the night before, also will speak. In a reminder of his duties as the current Oval Office inhabitant, Obama will travel to Waco in the afternoon for a memorial for victims of last week’s deadly fertilizer plant explosion. Key moments and themes from Bush’s presidency — the harrowing, the controversial and the inspiring — won’t be far removed from the minds of the presidents and guests assembled to dedicate the center, where interactive exhibits invite scrutiny of Bush’s major choices as president, such as the financial bailout, the Iraq

Kansas briefs Wording leads to a retrial

PARSONS — Sometimes semantics matter. A mistrial was declared in Labette County District Court after a defendant was asked about the number of transactions in which he was involved, instead of a “transaction,� in the sell of cocaine. James E. “Big Cat� Clark, 31, was accused of selling cocaine to an informant nearly three years ago. The trial began April 17, the Parsons Sun reported, and the mistrial was declared the next day by Judge Jeffrey Jack. A new trial may be scheduled at a status conference for Clark’s case Monday.

Mustang Sally at Katy Days

PARSONS — Mustang Sally, Nashville band with a lead singer described as “about as calm as a twister in a trailer park� will headline musical entertainment for Katy Days. The band will appear at the Seaton Family Pavilion in Forest Park

Relay for Life changes location Due to weather the Allen County Relay for Life location has been changed. It will be Friday at 6 p.m. at the Riverside Park Community Building in the gymnasium.

tonight, the Parsons Sun reported. Katy Days, which recalls Parsons’ railroad heritage and Parsons history with the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad, will run through the weekend. The first Katy train rolled into Parsons in 1870.

Salina mayor supports gay marriage

SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Salina Mayor Barb Shirley has joined a national group of mayors who support gay marriage. Shirley’s announcement Wednesday that she had joined Mayors for Freedom to Marry came six months after Salina voters repealed protections from discrimination for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered. The mayor says she has no tolerance for any type of discrimination, and she wants all people to have the same civil rights.

War and the international focus on HIV and AIDS. On display is the bullhorn that Bush, near the start of his presidency, used to punctuate the chaos at ground zero three days after 9/11. Addressing a crowd of rescue workers amid the ruins of the World Trade Center, Bush said: “I can hear you. The rest of the world hears you. And the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon.� “Memories are fading rapidly, and the profound impact of that attack is becoming dim with time,� Bush told The Associated Press earlier this month. “We want to make sure people remember not only the lives lost and the courage shown, but the lesson that the human condition overseas matters to the national security of our country.�

More than 70 million pages of paper records. Two hundred million emails. Four million digital photos. About 43,000 artifacts. Bush’s library will feature the largest digital holdings of any of the 13 presidential libraries under the auspices of the National Archives and Records Administration, officials said. Situated in a 15-acre urban park at Southern Methodist University, the center includes 226,000 square feet of indoor space. A full-scale replica of the Oval Office as it looked during Bush’s tenure sits on the campus, as does a piece of steel from the World Trade Center. In the museum, visitors can gaze at a container of chads — the remnants of the famous Florida punch card ballots that played a pivotal role in the contested 2000 election that sent Bush to Washington.

Public notice IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ALLEN COUNTY, KANSAS PROBATE DIVISION In the Matter of the Estate of JEFFREY JACKSON, Deceased 13 PR 5 NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on the 8th day of February 2013, a Petition for Appointment of Administrator was filed in this Court by Lindsey Vanderford and Kurt Jackson, heirs. All creditors of the above-named Decedent are

notified to exhibit their demands against the Estate within four months from the date of first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. LINDSEY VANDERFORD, Petitioner KURT JACKSON, Petitioner ROBERT E. JOHNSON II JOHNSON LAW OFFICE, PA 118 W. Madison Avenue Iola, KS 66749 (620) 365-3778 Attorney for Petitioner (4) 18,25 (5) 2

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Chuck Kress

Robert J. Kress, Silver Springs, Md., Thomas C. Kress, Yates Center, Albert J. “John� Kress, Piqua, Rose Ann Breckenridge, Westminster, Colo., and Dorothea Jean Nichols, C a s p e r, Wyo.; 15 grandchildren and 17 greatgrandc h i l Chuck Kress dren. H e w a s preceded in death by his parents, wife, son Kirk “Pete� Kress, sister Mary Lou Taylor, step-grandson Robert Ashby and greatgrandson Nathaniel Patterson. Parish rosary will be at 6 p.m. Friday at WaughYokum & Friskel Chapel in Iola. Visitation will follow the rosary. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin’s Catholic Church, Piqua. Burial will be at St. Martin’s Cemetery, Piqua. Memorial choices are Allen County Animal Rescue Facility (ACARF) or American Cancer Society and may be left with Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel, Iola. Online condolences for the family may be left at

Albert Mace

at 2 p.m. Friday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, Garnett. Visitation is this evening from 6 to 8 o’clock at the funeral home. Burial will be Garnett Cemetery.

Charles E. “Chuck� Kress, 88, Piqua, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Coffey County Hospital, Burlington. Charles was born Oct. 4, 1924, at home west of Piqua, the son of Albert John and Clara Josephine (King) Kress, Sr. On Dec. 10, 1945, Chuck married Betty Anne Trowbridge at St. Martin’s Rectory, Piqua. They made their home in Iola a few years before returning to the farm at Piqua. Betty preceded him in death on Dec. 9, 2000. Besides farming, Chuck operated Kress Electric, working as an electrician, plumber and mechanic. He was a gardener who enjoyed sharing his produce and was also known as the local historian. He enjoyed caring for his dogs and cats and attending auctions. He was a member of St. Martin’s Catholic Church, Piqua, and more recently a member of St. John’s Catholic Church, Iola. Survivors are five children, Charyl Link, Kansas City, Diane Stines and husband Bob, Edgerton, Chuck Kress II and wife Jan, Iola, John “Punk� Kress and wife Alzina, Iola, and Lori Jay, Brazoria, Texas; one daughterin-law, Sharon Kress, Hutchinson; five siblings,

Albert J. Mace, 91, Garnett, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013. Among survivors are a son, Roger Mace and wife Debera, Welda. Funeral service will be

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Letter to the editor Dear Register readers,

I woke up really early this morning, a little after 5 a.m. Emerson Lynn was in my thoughts and I wanted to write him another note. I wanted to write about his contributions to Iola Industries. Around 6 o’clock, I got up and wrote this letter.

get the best for Iola and all of the surrounding area. I know we have thanked you before, but I want to say once again, “Thank you, Emerson” for all you have done. We hope you know how much we appreciate your leadership in this organization. Your friend, Mary Kay

Dear Emerson, How many hours, how many days, how many weeks, months and years have you spent, Emerson, thinking, planning and working for the people of Iola and Allen County? Nobody but you really knows that number, but everyone in Iola Industries appreciates that number ….. the time you spent doing your best to

In a couple of hours, I learned that Emerson had passed away at just about the time I was writing this note. Emerson was Chairman of the Board of Iola Industries from 1969 to 2003, 34 years. I know that I speak for the entire Iola Industries board when I say, we will miss him greatly. Mary Kay Heard, Chairman of the Board, Iola Industries

Hostages on the tarmac

Kansas: a state of takers Statewide, Kansas receives about $1.12 in federal spending for every tax dollar paid. Though many Kansans like to complain about federal spending, they may not realize, or won’t admit, how dependent our state is on that spending. If they are serious about wanting smaller government, they will have to share the pain of spending cuts. A Kansas City Star investigation published in the Sunday Eagle highlighted Sumner County, just south of Wichita. It noted how the direct federal benefits that the county’s 24,000 residents received in 2010 were 40 to 50 percent more, on average, than what they paid in federal taxes. The largest spending was on Social Security and Medicare, but federal funding also went for farm subsidies, Medicaid, food stamps, school lunches, economic development, aviation improvements and many other programs and projects that support the county’s citizens and economy. And this doesn’t include noncash federal benefits, such as tax breaks for health insurance or mortgage interest. Sumner County is not unique. In fact, the Star chose it because it was typical of most of rural America, and federal expenditures there fell within expected ranges. Sedgwick County actually topped the state in receiving

the most federal spending — $4.6 billion in 2010. Statewide, Kansas receives about $1.12 in federal spending for every tax dollar paid. Yet many Kansans don’t think of their state or themselves as “takers.” “People don’t connect the dots,” Shelley Hansel-Williams, executive director of the Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce, told the Star. This is particularly the case with Social Security. Many senior citizens resent the term “entitlement,” arguing that they are merely getting back what they paid in during a lifetime of working. But Social Security taxes don’t go into an account that is saved for when you retire. Rather, the taxes you pay now help pay for people who are already retired. And most senior citizens receive far more in benefits than they contributed in taxes. Even modest changes to Social Security, such as President Obama’s proposal to slow the inflation rate on benefits, are met with fierce opposition. The nation’s budget problem is serious and will require spending cuts, entitlement reforms and more tax revenue. A first step to meeting this challenge is recognizing how much we benefit from federal spending, and how we all need to be part of the solution. — The Wichita Eagle

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Hours before the federal spending sequester began on March 1, when President Barack Obama predicted that “People are going to be hurt,” he did not add, Trust me, I’ll make sure of it. But he might as well have, as this week’s furloughs of air traffic controllers make obvious. The furloughs reflect panic: Having exaggerated their early predictions that the sequester’s small reduction in spending growth would seriously affect Americans, many Democrats are hell-bent to pre-empt those Americans from drawing two logical conclusions: If one level of cuts is this painless, then maybe we should make ... more cuts to expenditures. And while we’re at it, maybe we should ignore the politicians who told us that if Washington lowered the spending growth curve ... the Earth will fly into the sun. Earlier this month, then, you could anticipate a White House effort to enrage the public when that same public preached blasphemy to McClatchy-Marist pollsters: The percentage of Americans who didn’t think the sequester cuts are affecting the economy rose by 13 points over the prior month (from 27 to 40 percent), while the percentage who did think the cuts harm the economy fell by 11 points (from 47 to 36 percent). The president and his allies in Congress hadn’t anticipated that. They’ve spent March and April listening for fury from citizens who are, um, ignoring the sequester. Some of those citizens instead are marveling that the stock market (as measured by the S&P 500 Index) has shot up 10.7 percent in not-exactly-sequesterravaged 2013. So, what could the administration do to make a reduction of barely 1 percent of actual federal outlays — less than $45 billion of this year’s roughly $3.8 trillion — turn citizens against Republicans

who oppose more tax increases? Easy, or so the president’s men and women figured: Cue the air controller furloughs! Let’s stall some flights on the tarmac! Sure enough, travel delays have followed. We’re less certain, though, that this hostage-taking will cut the way the White House expects: The

up wearing the jacket for this latest mess; they usually do. Although voters have such a poor opinion of them that it’s doubtful their approval rating can fall lower. The notion that, having agreed to tax hikes to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff, they’ll surrender to the White House — Yes, yes, more tax hikes, and please, let’s end the

Public outrage to the sequester hasn’t happened, much to the President’s disappointment. The percentage of Americans who didn’t think the sequester cuts are affecting the economy rose by 13 points over the prior month. scheme relies on citizens being — how to put this delicately? — stupid enough to think that the Federal Aviation Administration can’t find a more flier-friendly way to save $600 million. To believe that, though: • Americans would have to ignore the plan that U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., delivered in early March to Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, detailing how LaHood’s FAA could save twice that amount — $1.2 billion. • Americans would have to ignore House Republicans who note that LaHood’s supposedly destitute FAA is spending some $500 million on consultants — and $300 million on travel and supplies. • And Americans would have to ignore Democrats’ refusal to accept congressional Republicans’ offer to give the administration more flexibility in sequester cuts — an offer House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., reiterated during a meeting Monday with the Tribune editorial board. No, the White House doesn’t want flexibility. The White House wants what the president predicted March 1. Who knows, maybe congressional Republicans will wind

sequester’s real-life curbs on spending growth — at the moment looks fanciful. A different scenario: The longer this intentionally imposed air traffic slowdown drags on, the more incompetent LaHood and other administration officials look. They’ve had a year and a half to prepare for a sequester that the White House proposed, and that the president signed into law. Yet their idea of good management is to subject thousands of civilian air controllers to rolling furloughs? These officials’ plan for winning Americans’ hearts and minds is to toy not only with flight schedules, but also with a moribund economy that relies on the efficiency of U.S. air travel? We note that, except for some party leaders who have no choice but to back their president, not many Democrats are, pardon the phrase, flying to his side. Some of them may think this game of chicken is politically dangerous. Or they may be thinking about another kind of danger: the first air scare that occurs because an understaffed, overworked control tower makes a mistake. — The Chicago Tribune

Alookbackintime  60 Years Ago Week of April 21, 1953

A song “Highway 54,” written by Mrs. Alma Wise of Iola, was adopted as the official song of the National Highway 54 Association at the convention here Saturday morning. It was played by Mrs. Wise as an accordion solo and later sung by Milford Langley, advertising director of the association. ***** This morning the Iola City Commission was urged by a group of citizens to call a special election to vote on two

proposals. One proposal to issue $60,000 in bonds to meet the city’s share of construction of a new National Guard armory, and the other proposal to start a half mill levy to finance the promotion of new industries in Iola. 1963

The passing into history of Iola’s “number please” operator system Sunday brought about a change of employment for 29 Iola women. The dial system equipment eliminated the need for even one operator at the local telephone office. A front page photo-

graph illustrating this story is of the two remaining female employees at the local office: Thelma Roberts and Lucille Mahan. Roberts has been with the company 34 years and has a record of perfect attendance. Mrs. Mahan has been with Bell for 26 years. ***** John H. Wille, 73, president of Piqua State Bank, died yesterday at Allen County Hospital in Iola after an illness of several months. His father, George Wille, founded the bank, which John operated for the past 54 years.

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H Governor Continued from A1 Wednesday morning. “He was an icon of journalism in Kansas,” Brownback said, and told his young listeners their successes in reading would please Lynn, who spent his lifetime writing for others to read. Shaban said it was a “rare honor to have the governor here,” and that as his company’s representative he was

pleased GTECH was having a positive role in the education of Iola children. Taylor noted the Kansas Lottery started with a vote of Kansans more than 26 years ago and that it had two roles, to entertain and raise money for economic development. He added his compliments to GTECH, as a company that cared enough to help with

H History children’s education. SEVERAL students were recognized. Making gains in comprehension or level of books they read were: One to nine months gain: Jessica Tidd, Skyler Suchy and Drew Sirota. Ten months to a year: Haley Smith, Destiny Shrum, Makayla Perez, Alora Doolittle. One year to 16

months: Kyler Sigg, Tristen Radford, Dakota Kogan, Zachary Ganzer, Taelyn Maley, Heaven Wagner, Christopher Kogan. Achieving accelerated reader status: Tia Barton, Gideon Gawlas, Ben Goudy, Asha Kilby, Beonka Lazzo-Barahona, Andrew Peterson, Kloie Rogers, Caitlin Sallee, Raedyn Smithback, Abbie Towner and Myriah Walls.

H Tholen’s Continued from A1 ing on North Chestnut Street. As the business grew even more, Jim knew he couldn’t keep up with demand without hiring more help. “Some days I felt like I was coming apart like a two-dollar watch,” he said. Kendal Catt and Tim Graham, who have been with the company 17 and 19 years respectively, are some of Jim’s most trusted employees. Kendal has taken on a lot of the responsibility that Jim carried in the earlier days. Jim said he was involved in a motorcycle accident in 2011, and was incapacitated for four

months — his employees, along with Vickie, stepped up to the plate. “I learned the business can run without Jim Tholen,” he said. “The guys really stepped up to the plate,” Vickie chimed in. With the help of his trustworthy employees and loyal customer base (Vickie said they have between 2,500 and 3,000 customers), the business has grown to larger proportions than the Tholens would have ever expected. They work with six Super Walmarts, 50 Century Line telephone buildings and Gates Manufacturing — not to

mention all of their residential clients. Jim said he can’t fully accept any credit for his success. After becoming a devout Christian in 1979, he believes God has “had his hand” on his business. “He deserves the credit,” Jim said. There are still some echoes of the early days, working out of the garage. The Tholens still have a LAN line in their home for on-call emergencies, a testament to their dedication to the business. But, Jim said, he hopes to retire at some point, and leave most of the responsibilities to his

employees. “I like where I am,” Jim said. “I’m not working under the gun all of the time.” Vickie had a simple answer for where the business has taken her and her husband. “I can’t complain,” she said. THE OPEN HOUSE is Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in celebration of the many customers of the business. There will be food, gift bags for customers and special offers on warranties with new units. KIKS will be on the scene as well, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Continued from A1 off well Saturday. Team members have raised about $3,500 of $5,000 needed for the trip. The yard sale will start at 7:30 a.m. and will feature items rounded up by students and parents and donated by the general public. “We hope people will dig into their garages and basements bring things for us to sell,” Stanley said. Sale items may be dropped at the school anytime today, Friday or Saturday morning. “We’ll price what’s brought in and try to

sell it,” Stanley said. The students had a bake sale last weekend at Walmart, which raised better than $950, and a school-wide penny war before that, in which students donated pennies — about $400 worth — with the top classes engaging in a water balloon skirmish. A dance raised more than $600. “We’ve also had some nice donations and would welcome more,” Stanley said. Iola High’s history team also qualified for national competition and has raised enough money for its trip.

H Wreck Continued from A1 gether correctly,” said Dayton. “He’s in a little more pain (after surgery) but he’s breathing better.” Dayton said a ventilator had been inserted and “the way I understand it, he’s breathing about 50 percent on his own.” In addition to surgery for rib repair, a procedure was performed to “clean out debris and

bacteria from the upper lobe of his right lung, which had collapsed,” Dayton said. “He’s had several MRIs and they’re not going to deal much with (damage to) his neck vertebra until he’s stronger.” Sutterby is being treated in the hospital’s intensive care unit. “We sure appreciate everyone’s concern and their prayers,” Dayton added.

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Following the most recent spring snowstorm, whitetail deer dine on tree buds in the Wood Lake Nature Center on Tuesday in Richfield, Minn.

Register publisher lauded By JOHN HANNA Associated Press

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Emerson Lynn Jr., who became one of Kansas’ best-known editorial writers as the longtime publisher of The Iola Register, died Wednesday after a career in journalism spanning more than 60 years. He was 88. The Register said Lynn died at a Topeka hospice where he’d been receiving care after being diagnosed with cancer earlier this year. He was the newspaper’s publisher from 1965 until 2000, when he sold it to his daughter, Susan, who remains editor and publisher. Lynn retained the title of associate editor and continued to write editorials until earlier this year. He was inducted into the Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame in 2001. Doug Anstaett, executive director of the Kansas Press Association, said Lynn’s editorial voice “rang all across the state and region.” Anstaett compared Lynn to famed Emporia editor

William Allen White and said Lynn could write tough editorials without being boisterous or rude. “He could really write biting editorials with a calm voice,” Anstaett said. “He didn’t have to raise his voice.” Lynn served in the Air Force during World War II before working as editor and publisher at newspapers in Humbolt, Kan., and Bowie, Texas, in the 1950s and 1960s. The Iola newspaper was owned by his grandfather and uncle before Lynn purchased it from his uncle in 1965. In addition to being a member of the Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame, Lynn also received the KPA’s career mentoring award and its lifetime Master Editor award. Kansas State University’s rural development institute also honored him last year with its first lifetime achievement award for a commitment to community journalism. He also was a regular panelist on “Kansas Week,” a Wichita public television program exam-

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ining Kansas politics and government. He served on the board of the William Allen White Foundation at the University of Kansas and was a past KPA president. “Kansas just lost one of its finest journalists,” said Kia Breaux, The Associated Press Chief of Bureau for Kansas, Missouri and Iowa. “Emerson symbolized the qualities that Kansas journalism is known for — fairness, precision and, ultimately, the drive for accountability of our elected leaders. Our condolences go to Emerson’s family, and those who knew and worked for him.” Lynn also was active in community groups and served on the State Highway Commission, as well as state advisory panels on the judiciary and economic development. His wife of 59 years, Mickey, died in 2009. They had four children. The Register said his family plans a May 4 memorial service.


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Chiefs eye tackles as Draft Day arrives By DAVE SKRETTA The Associated Press

relay, a rarity nowadays. The quartet of Dakota Parker, Tegan Michael, Josh Whittaker and Kevin White broke the old school record by finishing in 18:00.61, qualifying for nationals to boot. “That probably explains why the record stood the test of time, because it’s such a rare event that isn’t run anymore,” DeGrado said.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — This year’s NFL draft is heavy on size and light on glamour. There’s no high-profile quarterback destined to go No. 1 and instantly become the face of a downtrodden franchise. There’s not even a running back or wide receiver worthy of the top overall pick, someone with the kind of swagger that wins over fans weary of losing. Nope, there’s just beef. And lots of it. There’s 6-foot-6, 306-pound Luke Joeckel, the offensive tackle from Texas A&M whom the Kansas City Chiefs are expected to select first overall. There’s also Eric Fisher of Central Michigan and Lane Johnson of Oklahoma, two more 300-pounders who could be snapped up in the first 10 picks. Even the defensive side of the ball is big on bigness: Florida’s Sharrif Floyd, Utah’s Star Lotulelei and Sylvester Williams of North Carolina are considered premium space eaters. Utilitarian? Sure. Flashy? Not so much. “There are a lot of good football players there,” Broncos President John Elway insisted. “It’s kind of a matter of what kind of flavor you like, but there are plenty of defensive linemen — not only defensive ends but defensive linemen — in this draft, and it’s deeper than most.” Only twice since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970 has an offensive tackle been chosen first overall, but the Chiefs figure to make it three shortly after 7 p.m. CDT at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Joeckel is considered the surest thing in a draft full of uncertainty. He protected the blind

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Photos by Vince DeGrado

Allen Community College’s Dakota Parker, above, runs in the 4x1-mile relay while Michael Burns, below at left, prepares to receive a handoff from Jordan Fountain in a 4x100-meter relay last weekend.

Red Devils qualify for nationals in several events Allen Community College’s track teams put up with nasty weather while contending with some of the most highly skilled athletes in the Midwest during four straight days of activity. The Red Devils traveled to Lawrence Thursday through Saturday for the KU Relays before converging upon Warrensburg Sunday for the Central Missouri Mule Relays. The competitions allowed Allen athletes to post several national qualifying marks, and a school record to boot. “Considering it was a high of 39 and a low of 29 throughout the night (Thursday), I felt our distance runners stepped up as best they could,” ACC coach Vince DeGrado said. “That might have been the coldest track meet I have ever attended.” The conditions were particularly brutal for Allen’s steeplechase runners. A steeplechase is a distance race in which runners must clear several large hurdles and jump through a small water pit. Jacob Spence overcame the cold to earn a national qualifying mark in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 9 minutes, 52.28 seconds, which

was only 3 seconds off the school record. “I can’t help but wonder if Jake had better weather to run, he would have run 10 to 12 seconds faster.” Brock Artis and Gabby Ruiz both qualified in the men’s and women’s 10,000-meter runs, respectively, in Thursday’s competition. Artis finished 27th with a time of 32:48.36, while Ruiz’s mark was 38:21.59. Both had to run through a

Humboldt track team competes at KU LAWRENCE — A select group of Humboldt High School track athletes competed Friday and Saturday in one of the most prestigious competitions in the Midwest. Humboldt’s Tanner McNutt gathered a sixth-place finish in the boys long jump with a distance of 21 feet, 8 inches; a ninth-place finish in the 400-meter dash at 50.56 seconds; and 11th in the 800-meter run at 1 minute, 59.18 seconds. Sam Aguirre, meanwhile, finished 28th in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 16.35 seconds and 31st in the 300-meter hurdles, finishing in 43.32 seconds. Humboldt’s 4x400-meter relay team of McNutt, Aguirre, Ethan Bartlett and Hayden Boring combined to finish 30th in the preliminaries with a time of 3:37.57. The 4x100-meter relay team of Bryce Isaac, Bartlett, Boring and Aguirre was disqualified because of an exchange violation. Boring, Isaac, Aguirre and Bartlett ran in the Sunflower Showdown 4x400, a competition among the top eight teams in the state that did not qualify for the finals of the regular relay race. Their time of 3:46.18 was good for eighth.

biting wind with flurries, DeGrado said. “Times were running 30 to 35 seconds slower than normal, but all that matters with weather like that was to qualify and compete,” DeGrado said. Conditions improved a tad Friday, although they still weren’t ideal, DeGrado said. Because of Kansas University’s track configuration, Allen was able to run a 4x1-mile

Royals let lead slip away in loss By BOB DUTTON

The Kansas City Star

DETROIT — It is here, in games like this against Detroit, the league’s reigning champion, where the Royals know they must prove themselves to be contenders rather than something far more familiar. This was only a first chapter Wednesday night — the first of 19, in fact — but it still amounted to a disappointing case of notquite. The Royals built a three-run lead before seeing it collapse in a 7-5 loss at Comerica Park. It was sloppy on both sides on a frigid night where temperatures dipped into the 30s in the early innings. Pitchers on both sides struggled to find the strike zone. Walks and deep counts proliferated. “That was some of the worst conditions I’ve ever played in,” right fielder Jeff Francoeur said. “I couldn’t feel my hands for the last three or four innings.” Still ... the Royals had a lead and couldn’t hold it. They erased an early 1-0 deficit by scoring four

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer works against the Kansas City Royals during third-inning action Wednesday. times in the third against Tigers starter Max Scherzer, but Wade Davis gave it all back and more before exiting with two outs and two on in fourth inning. “I was just behind everybody and didn’t make pitches,” Davis said. “Even when I did make pitches, they hit them. You get a team like that any opportunity to score some runs, they’re going to do it.”

Davis, 2-1, was so sharp in his last start, a 1-0 victory in Atlanta, but never found a groove in the raw Michigan conditions. He threw just 50 of 95 pitches for strikes while giving up seven runs and eight hits. Four runs were unearned. Those four all came in the fourth after a costly error by third baseman Mike Moustakas, whose offen-

sive woes also deepened. He went hitless in four atbats with two strikeouts and left four runners in scoring position. “I came up in a couple of situations with guys on base, and I just didn’t get the job done,” he said. “That’s why we play baseball. We get to go out there and get them again tomorrow. Every day is a new day.”

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PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., April 27, 2013 – 10 am 251 2200 Street Humboldt, KS 1.5 mi. South of Zillah School At 10 am will run two rings household and wood working tools

Seller: Donald Yocom Estate

FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD ITEMS: 2-recliner cloth; sofa; dishwasher Maytag; range gas Frigidaire; washing machine Maytag; dryer electric; microwave Sharp; refrigerator Whirlpool side by side; depfreeze Frigidaire; everyday glassware and pots & pans; basket collection; GPS like new; nice wood dining room table with 6 chairs; metal desk; computer like new; 2 flat screen TV’s; wood book selves; desk; fire proof filing cabinet; china hutch wood; curved glass China hutch; Kerosene lamps; lots of lamps; 2 straight back arm chairs; coffee table; grand father clock; nice wood flower stand; vases; crochet doilies; nice old quilts; 2 quilt racks; PN Hirsch sewing machine in cabinet; 1 full size bedroom suit with 7 drawer dresser with mirror and 5 drawer dresser; 1 full size bedroom suit with 9 drawer dresser with mirror and 5 drawer dresser and end table; 1 king size water bed; 2 digital cameras; Mantle clock, plus lots more items. ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES: old oval China hutch; lots of red glassware; crystal glasses; 12 piece set of China Noritake white with gold trim; green glassware; brass spittoon; old Lionel train set in box Super Chief; gold bracelet; diamond dinner ring plus more Items. WOOD WORKING TOOLS: electric engraver; 51 pc hobby knife set; Craftsman tools router stencil set; Craftsman cordless drills; metal desk; 2 electric sanders; scroll saw several; 2 tool boxes; router/bits (table mounted); drill bits; small rolling tool box; hammers; screwdrivers; pliers; wrenches; wooden work bench 20’ x 3’; DeWalt hammer drill; detail sander; DeWalt cordless circle saw, DeWalt trim cutter; Roto zip circle cutter; router; circle saw; Craftsman miter saw; wood clamps; Craftsman planer 12”; small iron wood heating stove; Shop Smith; 12” band saw; propane heater; hand saws; Craftsman sander; 2 Work Mate bench; router/ tools table mounted; computer controlled carving machine; 2 car jacks; drill press; Craftsman router table mounted; angle grinder; DeWalt radial arm saw; electric chain saw; nuts; knobs; bolts; screws; hinges; electric fan; paint brushes; c-clamps; wood vise; rubber mallets; grind stone; 16” x 32” pc of marble; stools; chairs; wooden tool box with tools; wood lumber Cedar 11’ x 8”, Oak 8’ X 8”, plus more lumber saw lumber; aluminum step ladders; gas weedeater and electric weedeaters; rakes; shovels; axes; scoop. VEHICLES: 2004 Chevy Silverado super cab 4x4 V8 (clean); 1999 cadillac Deville 4 door white (clean); 1972 Golden Eagle coach 40’ with 8v71 Detroit, had a very nice conversion done on it for traveling; Chevy model 60 grain truck. FARM EQUIPMENT: 1973 Case 1370-SN8710209-Koyker loader; Duals trans. - has problems; 1987 Case 3594-SN9949028-MFWD; 1984 Versatile SN059054 4WD 20.8x38 duals; 79 WW 16’ stock trailer very clean; Great Plans 30’ solid stand drill bifold; John Deere 15’ Batwing rotary mower; 425 John Deere riding lawn mower 60” gas; post hole digger 3 PT; 2 wheel alum tank; John Deere 1010 field cultivator, hay elevator PTO; Fruehauf tandem box trailer 45’; 1000 gal fuel tank trailer mounted; rotary mower deck scrap; old fertilizer spreader and lots more farm items. There are a lot more items that could not be listed. Your Patronage is Appreciated See for pictures

Will have lunch wagon and port-potty for your convenience. Terms: Cash or approved check. All items must be settled for and removed day of sale. Not responsible for accidents or theft. Announcements day of sale take precedence over printed material.

Auction to be held by:

Allen County Auction Service Allen County Realty, Inc. Auctioneers: Jack Franklin Ross Daniels Gerald Gary

Phone - (620) 365-3178

PUBLIC AUCTION Saturday Apr. 27 th 10 a.m. 1184 5th Place Gridley, KS From Gridley 6 miles E. on hwy 58 to Kafir Ln., ¾ mile N. to 5th. Place, ½ mile W. or from Burlington Ks. 5 miles S.on 75 hwy to 6th Road, 1 mile W. to Lynx Road, ¼ mile S. to 5th place, ¼ mile W. or from hwy 75 and 58, 1 mile W. to Lynx Road, ¾ mile N. to 5th Place, ¼ mile W.

Mike & Connie Lawrence

(2) 36’ x 12’ sheds on wood skids, to be moved; 1980 International dump truck, 10’ bed; 8’ x 20’ shop built flat bed trailer; shop tools and equipment; Lawn and Garden; Appliances and Furniture; Antiques and Collectibles; Misc. Note: There are a lot of boxes and totes that have not been gone through yet. For complete sale bill and pictures check the web sites: boone, or e-mail

Concessions and restroom day of sale

E. Boone Auctions Eric Boone Call 620-625-3246 or 620-496-6312 The Auction Company that sells your sale with dignity and integrity

Allen C o. Allen C o. R ealty & Au ction Inc. Service • For all your real estate & auction needs •

(620) 365-3178

John Brocker, broker Auctioneer: Jack Franklin




Sunday, April 28th, 2013 • 11 am New Strawn Community Building in New Strawn, KS 3 mi. North of Burlington on Hwy 75 (look for the signs) Auction starts promptly at 11. Vehicles sell at Noon followed by farm, industrial and mowing equipment. All announcements on day of auction take precedence over previous information.

2001 Ford F-250, 4WD, ext cab; 2001 Cadillac Deville sedan, 56K miles; 1997 Mazda Miata convertible; Bobcat CT225 compact tractor with loader, 27HP; Long model 60 tractor with Curtis 210 loader, 60HP; Kubota model B6100E compact tractor with loader; Bonanza 17’ BP stock trailer; Condor T-40 aerial lift, 4WD, 4 cyl. Diesel, 46’ working height; Swisher Z-Max zero-turn mower with 60” cut; Craftsman DLT 3000 mower with 42” cut; Bobcat brand rotary mower with 60” cut, 3 pt. mount; 2 bale spears, 3 pt. and bucket mount; 3 sets of aluminum ATV/Mower ramps; 5 metal stock tanks; 10 nice saddles including Hereford, J&L, NBHA, Buxton; 3 upright stainless steel tool boxes, ball bearing rollers, measure 62”x 27”x 18”, like new; Hundreds upon hundreds of various tools and attachments including Cut-off saw, drill presses, air compressors, electric nail and staple guns; angle grinders; socket sets and much more! This is a very small portion of items being sold and were still adding to it. A full salebill and pictures can be viewed at

Seller • Cecilia Jennings Trust Concessions available

Vaughn-Roth Auctions (785) 917-0867 No Reserves and No Buyer’s Premium. All merchandise will sell to the highest bidder regardless of price.

Services Offered IOLA MINI-STORAGE 323 N. Jefferson Call 620-365-3178 or 365-6163

MEET SINGLES RIGHT NOW! No paid operators, just real people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages and connect live. Try it free. Call now 877-391-1010.

Sealed Bids ANW Special Education Cooperative will be taking bids on the following vehicles: 2002 Ford Econoline Cargo Van with approximately 114,800 miles and a 2001 Ford Econoline E-150 Passenger Van with approximately 96,450 miles. Arrangements to inspect the vehicles can be made through ANW, 710 Bridge St., Humboldt or by calling 620-473-2257. Inspection times will be from 8:30a.m.- 3:30p.m. MondayFriday. Sealed bids must be submitted to ANW Cooperative, 710 Bridge St., Humboldt, KS 66748 by noon on May 3rd. Bids will be opened on May 8th at the monthly Board meeting. ANW Board of Education reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids on these vehicles.

Autos & Trucks 1994 DODGE CARAVAN, $1,100, runs good, no air, 316214-3324, 620-365-8614.

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Sales – Service – Installation Free Estimates Custom Sheet Metal Duct Cleaning – Seamless Guttering

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General Repair and Supply, Inc.

SPENCER’S CONSTRUCTION HOME REMODELING Also buying any scrap vehicles and junk iron 620-228-3511


Sparkles Cleaning & Painting Interior/Exterior painting and wallpaper stripping Brenda Clark 620-228-2048

(620) 365-5954 1008 N. Industrial Road H Iola

STORAGE & RV OF IOLA WEST HIGHWAY 54, 620-365-2200. Regular/ Boat/RV storage, LP gas, fenced, supervised, www. SUPERIOR BUILDERS. New Buildings, Remodeling, Concrete, Painting and All Your Carpenter Needs, including replacement windows and vinyl siding. 620-365-6684

S & S TREE SERVICE Licensed, Insured, Free Estimates 620-365-5903 CLEANING SERVICES, for homes, businesses, events and home buyers/sellers, excellent references, 620-228-8078.


EXCAVATING Taking Care Of All Your Dirt Work Needs For Sale: Top Soil - Fill Dirt Operators: RJ Helms 365-9569 Mark Wade 496-8754

Complete Stock of Steel, Bolts, Bearings & Related Items

PSI, Inc.

Personal Service Insurance Loren Korte

12 licensed insurance agents to better serve you HUMBOLDT MORAN IOLA 365-6908 473-3831 237-4631

Life • Health • Home • Auto • Crop Commercial • Farm

• Custom Cabinetry • Flooring • Granite Countertops Eddie Abbott


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3 Sales 3 Installation 3 Service On All Makes & Models Including Manufactured Homes 3 Sales & Service Of Commercial Refrigeration & Ice Machines See our ad on the back inside cover of


PRODUCTS, INC. 802 N. Industrial Rd., Iola

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2 & 3 Bedroom Apartment Homes 407 to $635 depending on availability! Appliances furnished: refrigerator, range, dishwasher, disposal. Washer/Dryer hookups!

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Office Hours: 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

Help Wanted FULL-TIME AFTERNOON/ EVENING CUSTODIAL & MAINTENANCE STAFF position open at Allen Community College. Daily cleaning and light maintenance duties. Must be available some weekends on a rotational basis. Experience preferred. Competitive salary and excellent benefit package. Submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three references to: Personnel Office, Allen Community College, 1801 N. Cottonwood, Iola, KS 66749. ACC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. DAY/NIGHT COOKS AND CAR HOPS, Sonic Drive In of Iola is looking for a few dependable people! Good wages for good workers! Must be able to pass drug & background screenings. Apply in person ONLY! No phone calls please. EOE

Lawn and Garden COMPOSTED COW MANURE $30 pickup load. Call Harry 620-365-9176 MANTIS TILLERS IN STOCK FOR SPRING Your Authorized Dealer J & W Equipment Iola 620-365-2341 LADYBUG GREENHOUSE 731 S. Kentucky, Iola Open 8a.m.-7p.m. Monday-Saturday Sunday Noon-7p.m. 620-365-3997

FFX, Inc., Fredonia, KS, is expanding our fleet in your area. If you are looking for: home every 2 weeks or more, locally/ family owned, top wages, excellent customer base. Requires 2 year experience, CDL Class A license. Call 866-681-2141 or 620-378-3304. FULL-TIME DELIVERY PERSON, must have Class A CDL license. Benefit package. Fill out application online at www. or send resume to Diebolt Lumber, 2661 Nebraska Rd., LaHarpe, KS 66751 1-888-444-4346. DRIVER/SERVICE person needed for manufacturer of concrete burial vaults. Make deliveries and set up services at cemeteries. Must have valid driver’s license with two or fewer points and ability to be insured by company. Along with a good MVR, must be able to obtain medical card. Ability to perform physical labor and comfortable dealing with clients. Full-time position. Job is based in Iola. Please apply in person at: D of K Vaults, 304 Portland, Iola, KS, Monday-Friday from 7a.m.-4p.m. NEED UMPIRE FOR SUMMER, girl’s & boy’s baseball & softball in Colony, 620-3631375.

All ads are 10 word minimum, must run consecutive days. DEADLINE: 2 p.m. day before publication; GARAGE SALE SPECIAL: Paper & Web only, no shopper: 3 Days $1 per word

Help Wanted Chanute Ashley Clinic has a FT position available for an MA, LPN or RN working with Dr. Jason Robinson’s urology staff. The successful applicants must enjoy helping patients, be detail-oriented, and have proficient nursing, communication and computer skills. Proof of current license required. Competitive benefits include health and life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and sick leave. Equal Opportunity Employer Please send resume and letter of interest to the attention of Liz Batten, Chief Nursing Officer PO Box 946, Chanute, KS 66720

FULL-TIME CLERK/PARTTIME DRIVER. Apply in person at Duane’s Flowers, 5 S. Jefferson. HEISLER HAY & GRAIN is accepting applications for CLASS A CDL DRIVERS. Come work for a local company with family values. Health insurance and vacation are available to full-time drivers. Must be self-motivated, clean, and drug free. Drivers with Pneumatic experience is a bonus but will consider all applicants. For application or interview details please call 620-473-3440. Drug test and driving test will be done before hiring. (5) positions are available, so please call, these positions will fill fast. USD #257 is accepting applications for a Technology Support Specialist. Experience or education is preferred. Questions and applications may be directed to Brett Linn at 620-365-4704 or 408 N. Cottonwood, Iola, KS 66749

Call for your personal in-home consultation.

CMAs. Tara Gardens and Arrowood Lane Residential Care Communities are currently seeking CMAs for the 2-10 shift. Please apply in person at Arrowood Lane, 615 E. Franklin, Humboldt.




Help Wanted

Coming Events FALL FOLIAGE NEW ENGLAND TOUR, includes Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, New York, Canada, and much more. October 5th thru October 18th 2013. For more information call 620-421-0276 or 620421-2358.

Services Offered

Apartments for Rent


Absolute Auction!

RADFORD TREE SERVICE Tree trimming & removal Licensed, Insured 620-365-6122


Apartments for Rent

Positions Available:

RN - Hospice: Full - time, requires current KS RN license, valid drivers license. One year experience required. Certified Nursing Assist. Hospice: PRN, current Home Health Aide Certificate, valid drivers license. Physician Group - Direc tor: Full - time, requires Bachelor’s Degree. Previous clinic management experience required. Nurse Practitioner - Con venient Care: Full - time, requires APRN license. Two years experience required. Occupational Therapist: Full - time, requires current KS OT license. Cook: Cooking experience preferred. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package.

Mercy Hospital


Medication Aides / CMA All Shifts Apply in person. Ask for Jodie or Meredith.

Fountain Villa 2620 N. Kentucky • Iola

Child Care LICENSED DAY CARE HAS OPENINGS, Jefferson District, Cindy Troxel, 620-365-2204.

Merchandise for Sale DISH Network: Starting at $19.99/month (for 12 months) & High Speed Internet starting at $14.95/month (where available). SAVE! Ask about SAME DAY installation! CALL now! 1-866-691-9724 MEDICAL ALERT FOR SENIORS, 24/7 monitoring. FREE Equipment. FREE Shipping. Nationwide Service. $29.95/Month CALL Medical Guardian Today 877-531-3048. PROFLOWERS - Thrill Mom! Enjoy 50 percent off the All the Frills Bouquet $19.99, plus take 20 percent off your order over $29! Go to www.Proflowers. com/heart or call 1-877-7634206. MIKE’S GUNS 620-363-0094 Thur.-Sat. 9-2

Pets and Supplies

Fort Scott, KS 66701 EOE

CREATIVE CLIPS BOARDING & GROOMING Clean, Affordable. Shots required. If you want the best, forget the rest! Call Jeanne 620-363-8272

Banking Center Manager

FOR SALE: YORKIE PUPPIES, 2 female, AKC, vet checked and vaccinations, $400, 620-228-7984, LeRoy.

Great Southern Bank is seeking a full-time Banking Center Manager I at our Iola location. The qualified individual is responsible for assisting with the daily operations of the banking center ensuring goals, customer service standards, and new business development. Must have a high degree of interpersonal skills and the ability to commmunicate effectively. Previous banking experience is preferred and a high school equivalency is required. Our comprehensive benefits package includes competitive wages, an opportunity to earn additional incentive pay, as well as group health insurance, 401(k), paid vacation, a cafeteria plan, and continuing education programs. Apply Online: Or Call 1-800-749-7113 ext. 4504 With Questions EOE/AA

Garage Sales 1114 MEADOWBROOK RD. W., Thursday, Friday 7-6, Saturday 7-2, 7-FAMILY. Bathroom vanity, love seat, miscellaneous. Rain or shine. 602 E CARPENTER, Saturday 7-?. 5 Family!! Baby clothes, nursery decor, breast pump, diaper genie, pregnancy pillow, toys, adult and kid’s clothing, scrubs, household items, bedroom decor, books. IOLA, 618 N. FOURTH, Saturday 8-?. Women’s scrubs, men & women’s name brand clothing, window air conditioner, household items.

Apartments for Rent STUDIO APARTMENT, furnished, utilities paid, single efficiency, inquire at Ulrich Furniture 620-365-2781.

Mobile Home for Sale 1997 SUNSHINE 16x80, 3 BEDROOM, 2 bath, $12,000, 620-228-4677.

Paper, Web and Shopper 6 Days • $1.85/WORD 12 Days • $2.35/WORD 18 Days • $3.25/WORD 26 Days • $4.00/WORD

ADDITIONS Blind Box • $5 Centering • $2 Photo • $5

Real Estate for Rent IOLA, 506 N. VERMONT, 3BEDROOM, very nice, CH/CA, appliances, fenced backyard, carport, $695 monthly, 620-4966161 or 620-496-2222. QUALITY AND AFFORDABLE HOMES available for rent now, SMALL 3-BEDROOM, 1-bath at 15 N. 2nd. Available May 1. Central H/A. Refrigerator, range and dishwasher provided. $550 rent, $350 security deposit. References requested. Call 620363-1217.

Real Estate for Sale Allen County Realty Inc. 620-365-3178 John Brocker. . . . 620-365-6892 Carolynn Krohn. . 620-365-9379 Jim Hinson. . . . . . 620-365-5609 Jack Franklin. . . . 620-365-5764 Brian Coltrane. . . 620-496-5424 Dewey Stotler . . . 620-363-2491

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Real Estate for Sale

3+ bedroom , 13⁄4 bath, new ly rem odeled, 1 car attached garage, central heat & air. 620-228-8029 FOR SALE BY OWNER: (2) bedroom home totally remodeled, Humboldt at 708 Mulberry St. (watch for the signs), $43,750. 620-473-3308

Price Reduced

Ready To Make A Move! T CONTRAC G N P E N D IIN

1421 Redbud Lane — $85,000. 2 BD, 1 BA, central H/A. 2 car detached garage - 1 acre lot. Quiet street, great neighborhood. 222 S. Colborn — Home priced at recent appraisal $82,000. 3 BD, 2 BA. Wonderful family home, lots of character, well taken care of beautiful home, central h/a, detached garage, additional 8’x16’ building, privacy fence, close to all schools. Owners eager to sell! 519 Neosho — Priced for quick sale - $89,000. 3 BD, 2 BA ranch. Only 5 years old.

302 N. Taylor, Gas — $59,500. 3 BD, 1 BA ranch, central H/A, located on corner consisting of 3 lots. Nice home for small family. 411 N. Cottonwood — $42,000. 2 BD, 1 BA central H/A, detached garage, fenced in backyard. All appliances go with sale. 420 E. Jackson — $69,500. Very attractive 3 BD home. Lots of character & space. Basement, 2 car detached garage. Central heat. Excellent home for retired couple or small family. 410 E. Madison — $36,000. 4 BD, 2 BA, central H/A, currently in renovation stage, ready to finish to your taste.

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Public notices (First published in The Iola Register, April 25, 2013) RESOLUTION NO. 201305 A RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING A MAXIMUM SPEED LIMIT OF 45 MPH ON A PORTION OF SOUTH STATE STREET, SOUTH OF THE CITY OF IOLA, KANSAS WHEREAS, Allen County has Home Rule and statutory authority to modify speed limits under K.S.A. 19-101a and K.S.A. 8-1560; and WHEREAS, the County Commissioners of Allen County, Kansas have considered increasing the maximum speed limit from 35 MPH to 45 MPH on a portion of South State Street as set out below; and WHEREAS, upon due consideration, the County Commissioners have determined that the increase in the maximum speed limits on the portion of road described below will enhance public safety. NOW THEREFORE, be it

resolved by the Board of County Commissioners of Allen County, Kansas that a maximum speed limit of 45 MPH shall be established for the portion of South State Street lying between the south city limit of the City of Iola, Kansas and a point which is 500 feet south/southeast of the center of the intersection of South State and 1400 Street. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that signs designating said speed limit shall be posted by Allen County Public Works at appropriate locations on the country road right of way. This resolution shall become effective upon publication in the official county newspaper and posting of said signs. RESOLVED this 23rd Day of April, 2013. Dick Works, Chairman Allen County Commission Sherrie L. Riebel Allen County Clerk (4) 25

(First published in The Iola Register, April 11, 2013) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ALLEN COUNTY, KANSAS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF DOROTHY M. LOOMIS, DECEASED CASE NO. 13PR18 NOTICE OF HEARING STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED, GREETINGS: Take Notice that a Petition has been filed in said Court by David W. Loomis praying for the determination of the death and heirship of Dorothy M. Loomis, deceased, and the decree of this Court assigning the real property described in the Petition and all other property, real and personal, of her estate to the persons entitled thereto as the heirs-at-law of said decedent, pursuant to the

law of intestate succession of the State of Kansas, in force at the death of said decedent. You are hereby required to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 7th day of May, 2013, at 8:30 o’clock a.m., of said day in said Court, in the City of Iola, Allen County, Kansas, at which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course open said Petition. David W. Loomis Petitioner LAW OFFICE OF CLYDE W. TOLAND, LLC 103 East Madison Avenue, Suite B P.O. Box 404 Iola, Kansas 66749 Phone: 620-365-8006 Attorneys for Petitioner (4) 11,18,25

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H Allen Continued from B1

On Saturday, Whittaker, Michael, Tucker Morgan and Evan Adams teamed in the 4x880-yard relay to finish fourth in 7:52.10, another national qualifying mark. The group missed its own school record by .08. Morgan, Adams, Garrett Colglazier and Rodrick Simmons teamed to set another school record in the distance medley relay Saturday, finishing seventh with a time of 10:40.07. Again, that race was run in yards rather than meters, DeGrado noted. “The 4x880 relay team wasn’t ranked very high but put a solid performance together,” DeGrado said. “Again the weather played a role,

but this happens. The 4x100-meter relay team didn’t fare as well due to botched handoffs. Sometimes that happens with that relay. Coach (Tony) Davis wasn’t happy one bit, because he knows this team is better than what they showed out there.” Even with the difficulties, “We held our own as usual with this caliber of meet,” DeGrado said. THE WEATHER improved markedly for Sunday’s trip to Missouri, and so did Allen’s times. The 4x100-meter relay team of Rodrick Simmons, Jethro St. Hubert, Jordan Fountain and Michael Burns won with a time of 41.35 seconds, qualifying for nationals

in the process. “We changed the legs up and it proved to be a positive result,” De Grado said. “They ran 41.35, even with two semi-botched handoffs. When they clean those up, they’ll run under 41 seconds easily.” Bruce Barclay also ran a personal best in the 110-meter hurdles, finishing in seventh in 14.32 seconds, which also was a national qualifying mark. “This was a very lowkey meet,” DeGrado said, featuring a number of NCAA Division II, NAIA and junior college athletes. “It served a great purpose for some of our athletes.” The Red Devils will travel to the Butler

County Relays Saturday before heading to Great Bend May 3 and 4 for the Region VI Championships. Allen’s results follow. KU Relays Thursday Men 3K steeplechase (unseeded) 3. Jacob Spence, 9:52.28, NQ 7. Ryan Pulsifer, 10:02.67 9. Garrett Colglazier, 10:12.45 10,000-meter run 27. Brock Artis, 32:48.36, NQ 1500-meter run 12. Dakota Parker, 4:08.35 21. Kevin White, 4:12.05 34. Tucker Morgan, 4:16.76 800-meter run 20. Evan Adams, 1:58.00 22. Tegan Michael, 1:58.20 41. Josh Whittaker, 2:00.86 Women 800-meter run 37. Debra Kime, 2:33.41 47. Mahalia Soap, 2:45.67 10,000-meter run 13. Gabby Ruiz, 38:21.59, NQ

Friday Men 100-meter dash 18. Jethro St. Hubert, 10.88 400-meter dash 27. Rickardo Bailey, 51.31 4x1-mile relay 4. Allen (Dakota Parker, Tegan Michael, Josh Whittaker, Kevin White), 18:00.61, NQ, SR 110-meter hurdles 12. Bruce Barclay, 14.78 400-meter hurdles 23. Chris Donald, 56.89 Women 400-meter dash 22. Terika Henry, 59.73 Saturday Men 4x100-meter relay 7. Allen (Rodrick Simmons, Jethro St. Hubert, Jordan Fountain, Michael Burns), 42.48 4x880-yard relay 4. Allen (Josh Whittaker, Tegan Michael, Tucker Morgan, Evan Adams), 7:52.10, NQ Distance medley relay 7. Allen (Tucker Morgan, Rodrick Simmons, Evan Adams, Garrett Colglazier), 10:40.07, SR Sunday

Men 400-meter dash 3. Kyle Smith, 50.44 7. Rondell Simmons, 51.73 100-meter dash 2. Rodrick Simmons, 10.68 7. Jethro St. Hubert, 10.95 110-meter hurdles 3. Bruce Barclay, 14.32, NQ 200-meter dash 3. Rodrick Simmons, 22.11 4. Kelvin Gant, 22.12 6. Jordan Fountain, 22.52 15. Jethro St. Hubert, 23.02 10,000-meter run 3. Ryan Pulsifer, 32:47.94, NQ 7. Kyle Schauvlige, 35:55.87 4x400-meter relay 3. Allen, 3:22.61 4x100-meter relay 1. Allen (Rodrick Simmons, Jethro St. Hubert, Jordan Fountain, Michael Burns), 41.35. NQ Women 1500-meter run 2. Danae McGee, 4:56.48, NQ 12. Mahalia Soap, 5:41.83 NQ-national qualifying mark SR-school record

H Draft

HMS track team competes

Continued from B1

NEODESHA — Humboldt Middle School’s track team competed Monday at the Neodesha Invitational. Results follow

side of Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel last season, won the Outland Trophy as college football’s top interior lineman, and wowed just about everyone at the NFL’s annual scouting combine with his speed, agility and, yes, his size. “I think this year, the offensive line position has some true prospects in it,” Chiefs general manager John Dorsey said. “Every draft has its own unique set of characteristics. Last year’s draft had its own unique set of characteristics. This year’s draft has its unique characteristics.” Last year’s draft made for must-see TV. One of the deepest quarterback crops in recent years stoked the passions of fan bases in several NFL cities, including Indianapolis, which took Andrew Luck with the first overall pick. It was the fourth straight year that a quarterback went No. 1. The run of signalcallers didn’t stop there, either. The Redskins traded up to select Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III at No. 2, and two more quarterbacks went in the first round. West Virginia’s Geno Smith is expected to go in the first round this year, perhaps as early as No. 2 to Jacksonville. But outside the strong-armed but erratic quarterback, the market at the NFL’s most critical position is weak. That means a handful of teams in need — Oakland, Buffalo, Cleveland, Philadelphia and Arizona among them — might wait until later in the draft to make their move. That’s all assuming that no trades are made on the opening night. Quarterbacks who could still be on the board when the draft resumes with the second round Friday night include USC’s Matt Barkley, Florida State’s E.J. Manuel and Ryan Nassib of Syracuse.

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Sports Calendar Iola High School Baseball/Softball Today, JV baseball vs. BURLINGTON, 4:30 p.m. Today, JV softball vs. ANDERSON CO., 4:30 p.m. Friday, at Neodesha, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, baseball CENTRAL HEIGHTS, 9 a.m. Monday, at Independence, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, JV at Chanute, 4:30 p.m. High School Track Today, at Osawatomie, 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Burlington, 3:30 p.m. High School Tennis Monday, JV at Coffeyvlle p.m. High School Golf Today, at Parsons, 1 p.m. Tuesday, at Coffeyville, 1 p.m. Middle School Golf Today, at Parsons, 1 p.m. Middle School Track Friday, at Burlington, 10 a.m. Monday, at Parsons, 3:30 p.m.

Allen Baseball Saturday, at Fort Scott, 1 p.m. Sunday, at Fort Scott, 1 p.m. Softball Saturday, Region VI, Division II playoffs at Highland, noon

Southern Coffey Co. High School Track Friday, at Madison Invitational, 3 p.m. Monday, at Burlingame

Crest High School Track Friday, at Madison Invitational, 3 p.m.

Eighth grade boys Team results. 1. Independence, 111 points, 6. Humboldt, 26. 4x200-meter relay: 6. Humboldt (John Hole, Jeremiah Scheiman, Seth Debler, Mathew Arana), 2:25. Medley relay: 4. Humboldt (Layton Gillespie, Race Hoepker, Joe Kline, Jason Mangold), 2:15 Scheiman, second, 3200-meter run, 14:38; sixth, 1600-meter run, 6:42. Hole, fourth, 3200, 15:53. Hoepker, fifth, 1600, 6:34 Mangold, fourth, 400-meter dash, 1:08 Gillespie, fifth, 800-meter run, 3:03 Seventh grade boys Team results: 1. Eureka, 84; 5. Humboldt, 53. 4x200-meter relay: 6. Humboldt (Heston Murrow, Colin

Gillespie, Cole Murrow, Zack Korte) 2:18 4x100-meter relay: 5. Humboldt (Brent Yost, Edward O’Neal-Wilkes, Korte, Murrow), 1:05 Medley relay: 2. Humboldt (Yost, O’Neal-Wilkes, Korte, Murrow), 2:11 Gillespie, sixth, 800, 3:08 Noah Johnson, second, discus, 82 1/2”; second, shot put, 34’4” Evan Gean, second, discus, 70’3” Jacob Barker, fourth, 100-meter dash, 13.5; second, 400, 1:07. Josh Vanatta, third, 1600, 6:01; second, 800, 2:50. Eighth grade girls Team results 1. Independence, 124; 5. Humboldt, 56. 4x100: 3. Humboldt (Kendra McNutt, Breckon Sutherland, Annalise Whitcomb, Cara Bartlett), 1:00 4x200: 3. Humboldt (Raven Gillespie, Tilar Wells, Whitcomb, Makaylah McCall), 2:12 Medley relay: 2. Humboldt (McNutt, Sutherland, McCall,

Gillespie), 2:19. McCall, third, high jump, 4’4”; fourth, long jump, 11’11 1/2” McNutt, third, 100, 14.4. Wells, fifth, 800, 3:02 Whitcomb, fifth, shot put, 25’2 1/4” Bartlett, fourth, 200, 32.5 Paige Durand, third, 200, 32.2 Kira McReynolds, third, discus, 57’3” Seventh grade girls Team results 1. Eureka, 94, 6. Humboldt, 31 4x200: 3. Humboldt (Brittnee Works, Lizzie Myers, Kaiti Carpenter, Kailey Wolken), 2:18 4x100: 5. Humboldt (Works, Sierra Brinkerhoff, Hannah Riebel, Rylan Wilhite), 1:03 Medley relay: 5. Humboldt (Sydney Houk, Myers, Wilhite, Wolken), 2:24 Works, second, high jump, 4’2” Houk, fourth, high jump, 3’10”; fourth, 400, 1:20 Carpenter, sixth, 800, 3:15 Brinkerhoff, fourth, 200, 32.3

Humboldt High School Baseball/Softball Today, JV softball at Erie, 4:30 p.m. Friday, at Oswego, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, JV softball vs. BURLINGTON, 4:30 p.m. High School Track Today, at Neodesha, 3:30 p.m. High School Golf Today, at MV Invitational at Cedarbrook GC in Iola, 1 p.m. Tuesday, at Neodesha

Marmaton Valley High School Track Tuesday, at Altoona, 3 p.m. High School Baseball/Softball Today, vs. CENTRAL HEIGHTS, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, vs. CHETOPA, 4:30 p.m. High School Golf Today, at MV Invitational at Cedarbrook GC in Iola, 1 p.m. Monday, at West Franklin, 1 p.m. Tuesday, JV at Uniontown, 3 p.m.

Yates Center High School Baseball/Softball Friday, vs. UNIONTOWN, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, at Cherryvale, 4:30 p.m. High School Golf Today, at MV Invitational at Cedarbrook GC in Iola, 1 p.m. Monday, JV at Burlington Tuesday, at Neodesha High School Track Today, at Neodesha, 3 p.m. Tuesday, at Altoona, 3 p.m.

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