News for 7/11/2018


Engagement Announcement!


Tony and Lori Ifland and Greg and Robin Billings are thrilled to announce the approaching marriage of their children, Katelyn Ifland and Nolan Billings, August 4, 2018. Grandparents of the bride are Kent and Sandra Ifland, Junction City and Ruth Ann Jellison, Protection, KS. Grandparents of the groom are Stan and Carolyn Billings, Kensington, and David and Kay Anderson, Amherst, NE

Katelyn is a 2016 graduate of Smith Center High School and attends Fort Hays State University, majoring in nursing. Nolan graduated from Thunder Ridge High School in 2015 and Hutchinson Community College in 2017 in Automotive Technology. He is employed by James Motor Company in Hays as a auto tech.

The couple will be married at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Smith Center, with a supper reception and dance following at the American Legion in Kensington.


Back row, standing (l-r): Brooke McDowell, Caden Mayer, Kaydence Dodds, Hannah Nelson, Gideon Nelson, Evan Slavik, Ruby Osthoff, Madison Brown, Declan Tweedy, Peyton Chestnut, Brillon McDowell, Anne Abbott.Middle row, sitting (l-r): Alex Keshmiry, Bryant Krueger, Braxtyn Dodds, Breckyn McDowell, Cameron Hardacre, KensLy Blank, Lexi Rust, Jakeb Brown, Katie Golden.Front row, laying left-Wysteria Corbett, right-Leah Bienhoff.Not pictured: Sam and Shae Baker, Alanna Schroeter

Kensington Swim Team