Burlingame Bearcats are Rolling Up Their Sleeves for Burlingame Community Service Day

Do you have an odd job you need done? You do not have the manpower or ability to get the job done? Let BJSHS students help you out with getting the job checked off of your “to do list” and on to your “done list.” Best part is the labor is free.This fall BKSJS students will participate in an afternoon of community service projects. Applications are being accepted from local citizens for with projects they have around their homes.

Project requirements are you must supply all materials and supplies. The BJSHS will supply the labor. Projects must be able to be completed in an hour and a half. The location of the project must be within the immediate Burlingame area.

To submit your project for consideration, please email Chandra Dunbar at or Tammy Baird at Please include your name, phone number, project location, type of project, how many people you are requesting in order to complete the project and any special skills that might be needed, like carpentry, painting, in order to complete the project.
All applications are due by Aug. 10 to be considered. Projects will be accepted in the order they are received and as manpower and ability permits.

Kansas Wildlife, Park and Tourism Meeting

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s (KDWPT) regulatory body will meet 1:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at Gyp Hills Guest Ranch, 3393 S.W. Woodward Rd., Medicine Lodge.

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Water main break in Overbrook

Water line break

Overbrook has a water main break in the 100 block of Walnut. Locates are called. Work should begin by 9:15 a.m. Service will be impacted south of Market Street from Maple Street east to Ash Street. For more information, call Overbrook City Hall at (785) 665-7328.

Reminder - Recipes Needed

It happens every year to those who garden. You spend hours and hours preparing, planting, weeding and watering your garden and then it happens. All of a sudden you have more tomatoes, zucchini, squash, cucumbers or other produce than what you know what to do with them.
Have you come across a favorite recipe for preparing or canning an abundant produce? If so, submit your favorite to Tammy Schlingmann at by 5 p.m. Friday, July 20. Please include you name and city.



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