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march 23, 2010

With its history as a Civilian Conservation Corps project, Marion County Park and Lake has been nominated for inclusion in the Eight Wonders of Kansas History. Marion County Economic Development Director Teresa Hoffman nominated the lake for an online poll to be conducted by the Kansas Sampler Foundation.

Marion High School scholars bowl team of Sam Ehrlich, Patrick Hodson, E.J. Obermeyer, Monica Spachek, Derek Stuchlik, and Eric Vogel will participate April 15 on KPTS in a match against Washburn Rural High School. MHS earned its spot by placing in the top 16 teams Dec. 5 in Topeka.

The family of Milton and Donna Kaiser of Durham request a card shower for the couple in recognition of their 60th wedding anniversary April 9.

Marion Elementary School second grader Chloe Burkholder and third grader Joey Nickel won the Marion Kiwanis Club Exemplary Character award for February.

Sandy Mille of Marion, who has been Marion County dispatcher for nine years, tells staff writer Ben Kleine how a 911 dispatcher has a tough but rewarding job.

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