News for 11/28/2018

Kensington Community Store has a special Christmas tree this holiday season! Please help us to stock the shelves by choosing an envelope from the tree and make a donation. In turn, you will receive a coupon for 20% off one item of your choice, excluding meat. While you’re in, see our holiday candies and roasted peanuts. If you have special requests for your holiday needs, we can order items in for you. Please shop local. TR Activities/Game Dates NOVEMBER Thur. 29- MS BB w/St. John’s Tipton @ Beloit 3:00 lv @ 12:50 DECEMBER Mon. 3- Dismiss @ 2:30 for Teacher In Service; No MS BB practice or TR Academy Thur. 6- MS BB @ Northern Valley (Almena) 3:30 lv @ 2:10 Mon. 10- MS BB here w/Stockton 3:00

News for 11/21/2018

Thanksgiving Dinner at the American Legion Join us at the American Legion in Kensington for our annual, community Thanksgiving Dinner this Thursday, November 22nd. Please bring a salad or dessert, also free will donations are appreciated. Turkey and ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, plus sides and tableware will be provided. Serving at noon at the Legion hall in Kensington. We would be glad to have you come. Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Thunder Ridge School News Blood Drive at TRHS The KAYS are hosting a Blood Drive on Monday, November 26th at the Thunder Ridge High School. This time of year is high need. Please call the HS office at 785-476-2217 to schedule an appointment! Stauffer Signs on a

News for 11/14/2018 Veteran's Day Parade

All Veteran's Day Photos by Charlene Smith 2018 Veterans Day Parade Winners Church Category: 1. First St. John Preschool, 2. St. John Lutheran, 3. United Church; Business Category: 1. Trinity Ag, 2. Kensington Community Store, 3. Wiens Harvesting; School Category: 1. Sophomore Class, 2. Smith Center High School Drumline & Flags, 3. Thunder Ridge High School Band; Organization Category: 1. Solomon Valley Players, 2. Cub Scouts Pak 166, 3. National Honor Society; Miscellaneous Category: 1. Gary Arment, 2. Irene & Ijean Hilbrink, 3. Darold & Joyce Grauerholz Thanksgiving Community Praise Service To be held Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 7:00 PM, join us at the 1st St. John Lutheran Church for a T

News for 11/7/2018

Veterans Day Celebration in Kensington It is the Soldier, not the minister, who has given us freedom of religion. It is the Soldier, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the press. It is the Soldier, not the poet, who has given us freedom of speech. It is the Soldier, not the campus organizer, who has given us freedom to protest. It is the Soldier, not the lawyer, who has given us the right to a fair trial. It is the Soldier, not the politician, who has given us the right to vote. It is the Soldier who salutes the flag,who serves beneath the flag, and whose coffin is draped by the flag, Who allows the protester to burn the flag.-Charles M. Province If you love your Freedom, Thank a

News for 10/31/18

Veterans Day Celebration in Kensington Make plans to attend the annual Veterans Day Celebration in Kensington on Saturday, November 11th. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the WWI armistice, or truce agreement to cease fighting. There will be anniversary pens for sale. Starting at 9:00am, visit the Pie Stand at the Vo-Ag building hosted by the ladies of the American Legion Auxiliary. The ladies will also have poppies and raffle tickets for sale. Visit the Kensington Library for the Scholastic Book Fair from 9:00am to 2:00pm and get great books for the kids. At 11:00am, this years’ guest speaker Major Jamie Schwandt will address the community, followed by the parade at 11:15am. Bring