Northwest of Durham correspondent
Mike and Mich Rhodes and their children Madison, Carson, and Lindsey left July 17 to spend three years doing mission work in Jamaica.
Wayne and Loralee Wiebe were hosts July 21 for visitors they met while doing mission work in Ghana several years ago.
Roy and Nadine Davis, Rick and LaVae Koehn and boys, and Tim Davis visited the Train Garden north of Salina. They saw a large collection of G scale toy trains.
Jana Wiebe, daughter of Merlin and Karletta, left for Rochester, Minn., for a six-month voluntary service term.
Linda Wedel celebrated her birthday July 19 by going to Moundridge Manor, where she ate dinner with her mother Naomi Mayeskea.
Wendell and Linda Wedel went to Hesston’s King Park on July 21 to join family members Greg and Charlene Wedel, Travis and Connie Becker, and their children for a birthday supper in Linda’s honor. They ordered pizza, and the children played in the water park.
Barb Unruh, Katelin and Sarah left July 20 for a Stutzman family reunion in LaJunta, Colo.
Joining Merlin and Karletta Wiebe for dinner July 22 were Gary and Crystal Davis, Richard and Charlotte Wiebe and Aryln, Harlan and Sheri Koehn and Mark, Chet and Melissa Boehs and Kaylyn, and Louise Ratzlaff and Rayletta.