Earl Eugene Rowe

April 22, 1928 – April 5, 2019

TOPEKA — Earl Eugene Rowe, Topeka, formerly of Scranton, died Friday, April 5, 2019, at a Topeka hospital. He was 90.

He was born April 22, 1928, at Scranton, the son of Earl and Gracie McPhail Rowe. He graduated from Scranton High School in 1946.

He was a member of the U.S. Air Force. He was a farmer and stockman in the Scranton area for most of his life.

He married Lucille Ann Strickenfinger Oct. 4, 1953, at Scranton. She survives of the home.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Duane Rowe.

Wollenberg - Principal of the Year

Read about Marais des Cygnes Valley Elementary Principal Wollenberg receiving the Distinguished Principal of the Year award and other stories in the April 4, 2019 edition of The Osage County Herald-Chronicle.

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Darla Joy Terry

March 13, 1960 – March 3, 2019

TULSA, Okla. — Darla Joy Terry died Sunday, March 3, 2019, at her home in Tulsa, Okla. She was 58.

She was born March 13, 1960, at Emporia, the daughter of Leroy and Jeannine Smith. She graduated from Lyndon High School in 1978.

Evelyn F. Musick

Died – March 30, 2019

HARVEYVILLE — Evelyn F. Musick died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at her rural Harveyville home. She was 75.

Graveside inurnment will be 1 p.m. Friday, April 5 atHarveyville Cemetery with a visitation following the service at Harveyville United Methodist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Eskridge Friendly Farmers 4-H Club and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, KS 66536.

Carol Sue Sage

March 18, 1964 – March 27, 2019

TOPEKA — Carol Sue Sage, Topeka, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at a Topeka hospital. She was 55.

She was born March 18, 1964, at Topeka, the daughter of Harold and Darlene Chelf Sage. She lived her childhood in Burlingame and graduated from Osage City High School in 1983. She never married.

She was preceded in death by her father, Harold Sage, on Dec. 16, 2009.

John Pankratz

March 2, 1938 – March 25, 2019

OLATHE — John Pankratz, Overbrook, died Monday, March 25, 2019, at Olathe Medical Center, Olathe. He was 81.

He was born March 2, 1938, at Halstead, the youngest of six, to John and Lydia Wiebe Pankratz. He grew up in rural Hillsboro and lived in Wichita, Newton and Lyndon before moving south of Overbrook several years ago.

1951 Carbondale High State Basketball Champions

The year was 1951 when the Carbondale High School Vikings, the "Cinderella" team, jolted the basketball scene by winning the Class B state championship title. Read their story and other stories in the March 28, 2019 edition of The Osage County Herald-Chronicle.

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Burn permits suspended

No burning today March 27

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, March 27, 2019. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

The Fire Danger Index will be in the very high fire danger category. The means fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort.

Southerly winds will range from 20 to 25 mph.

Light weight lawn furniture or garbage cans could be blown around by the strong winds. Driving high profile vehicles will be difficult.

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