News for 2/5/2020

1st Qtr Fundraiser a Success!

The Kensington Community Store held a first quarter fundraiser meal on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Profits from this fundraiser surpassed $3,000. The community support is greatly appreciated. Store hours are Monday through Saturday from 9:00am to 7:00pm, and Sundays from 11:00am to 3:00pm for you to shop local at your convenience.  Also, a reminder that EBT and SNAP cards can now be used again at KCS. 


Valentine’s Supper

The Kensington American Legion is taking reservations for a special Valentine’s Supper on Saturday, February 15, from 6:00 to 7:30pm. Serving grilled steak, 3 shrimp, baked potato, salad, bread, dessert, and choice of wine, coffee, tea or water. Plates are $18 for a single or $35 per couple. *Reservations are needed. Please call: the Legion after 6pm at 785-476-3204, Kim 785-656-2276 (leave msg), or Julie 785-543-4108 (leave msg).


Making a Difference

The TRHS KAYS met to make Valentine door decorations for the residents of Sun Porch and Smith County Health and Rehab.


Kristal Rice and Mariana Escobar Orellana making decorations for the nursing home residents.



(l-r): Sydni Rust, Kylie Reimer, and Raini Hrabe cutting out hearts.


Attendance Awards

Thunder Ridge Elementary is trying to instill the value of hard work and good attendance. Awards are given to students who miss two or less days each nine weeks as well as for the semester.

These awards are for 2 days or less absence for second quarter.