Hesston council to host meeting

HESSTON — The Hesston City Council will hold a special council meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Council Chamber/Municipal Court Building, 110 E. Smith in Hesston.

The council will consider engineering proposals for Golf Course Clubhouse Project.


North Newton council to meet

The North Newton City Council will host a meeting at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at North Newton City Hall, 2601 N. Main.

This is a rescheduled meeting.

Agenda items include mayoral appointments, inspection services for a walking path project, ammended meetingtimes for the Newton/North Newton Planning Commission, a budget work session, a hazard mitigation plan and a period for public comment.


KBV to host fireworks show

The community is invited to celebrate July 4 at Kidron Bethel Village’s 15th Annual Fireworks Extravaganza beginning at 7 p.m. The free event includes games, food, live music, a fireworks show and more.

New this year is a community raffle with prizes provided by local businesses. Prizes include free pizza for a year from Papa John’s, $100 cash and donations from Sonic Drive-In, Hibbett Sports and Sears Hometown Store. Raffle tickets can be bought that evening for $1 each. Sales will benefit the Health Care Benevolent Fund, which assists residents of Kidron Bethel Village who are unable to cover the full cost of their care.

The fireworks show begins at dusk. Hot dogs, Kidron Konies, beverages and snacks will be available. Lawn chairs are recommended. Flashlights may be helpful for navigating to and from parking areas.