Phases of moon in OS County, after total eclipse

Check out this week's The Osage County Herald-Chronicle to read about how Zach Duran, formerly of Osage City, overcame major setbacks and articles of things that have been happening in Osage County.

PDF Edition - January 24, 2019

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Fay Lucile Noah

March 13, 1928 – Jan. 15, 2019

SHAWNEE — Fay Lucile Noah, Osage City, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Shawnee. She was 90.

She was born March 13, 1928, at Cabool, Mo., the daughter of Paul Andrew and Rachel Esther Bray Altis.

She married Howard Warren Welch. They later divorced. She married James Noah, Feb. 27, 1982. He preceded her in death on July 12, 2012.

She lived in Osage City for 23 years. She owned and operated a restaurant.

Louis “Carl” Braden

May 13, 1951 – Jan. 17, 2019

CARBONDALE — Louis “Carl” Braden, Carbondale, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. He was 67.

He was born May 13, 1951, at Topeka, the son of Bert and Pauline Wendland Braden. He was a 1970 graduate of Highland Park High School.

He was employed by American Linen and retired from BRB Contractors. He was a member of Carbondale Lions Club and Carbondale Fire Department.

He enjoyed camping, fishing, having breakfast with friends, metal detecting and traveling all 50 states and Europe.

Kathleen "Kathy" Kessinger

Died – Jan. 13, 2019

LAWRENCE — Kathleen Kessinger, Lawrence, formerly of Burlingame, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at Lawrence. She was 71.

She, along with her husband, Kurt, were the owners of Osage County Chronicle newspaper for many years.

She was cremated. Service will be held at a later date. Information on services and a full obit will be published in The Osage County Herald-Chronicle, its website and Facebook page when information is provided.

Carey Funeral Home, Burlingame, is assisting the family.

Ronnie Dean Hase

April 9, 1943 – Jan. 12, 2019

TOPEKA — Ronnie Dean Hase died Jan. 12, 2019. He was 75.

A celebration of his life will be held at a later date at Delia Presbyterian Church. Inurnment and military honors will be held the same day at West Lawn Memorial Gardens, Topeka.

Community Calendar Jan. 17 - Feb. 1

Click on link above to see the Community Calendar for activities/events from Jan. 17 through Feb. 1.

Community calendar items may be submitted to, faxed to (785) 528-4811, called in to (785) 528-3511, mailed to P.O. Box 266, Osage City, KS 66523 or dropped off at 527 Market St., Osage City.

Osage County Winter Wonderland

See these and more pictures in the January 17, 2019 edition of The Osage County Herald-Chronicle. Be sure to read our feature article on Gannon Schimmel, a local high school senior who is making his mark in the music world and other articles in this week's paper.

January 17, 2019 - PDF Edition

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Jerry Dean Arb

Feb. 17, 1953 – Jan. 12, 2019

LINCOLN, Neb. — Jerry Dean Arb, Melvern, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Lincoln, Neb. He was 65.

He was born Feb. 17, 1953, at Emporia, the son of Orville and Lois Kramer Arb. He graduated from Melvern High School in 1971 and lived the majority of his life in the Melvern community.



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