History of Chase County, Kansas
Jun 9 1983 - Open house will be held at the Exchange National Bank after extensive remodeling.
Jun 16 - Marriages of Sandra K. Crichton and Wm. J. Luder and Dorothy Helen Fillingsness and Wm. J. Yeager. Also Roberta Heathman & John Allen.
Jun 23 - A warm and joyful welcome to Laura Irene Wells, parents H. Kip, Jr. and Sherry Wells of Elmdale.
Leona & Kipling Wells of Elmdale celebrate their 60 years together.
Cynthia Lou Schwilling & Ronald E. Kelsheimer are married.
The Peyton Creek watershed is ready to build.
Mr. & Mrs Jim Barrett, are proud to announce the birth of their second son, Jerod Alan.
Jul 7 - Orville “Doc” Parks of Cottonwood Falls passed away. He married Eva Heckendorn in 1930. Two sons survive, Dean & Gary and his wife.
Also passing away was, Floyd T. Eidman, Keith William (Hoot) Brown, and Wm. Ova Hensley.
Jul 14 - The 6th annual Cottonwood Falls Days to be held July 16th.
Jul 21 - Population in Chase County is 3,269 for the 1982 year census.
Albert Burton retires as the Cottonwood Falls rural mail carrier after 26 years of service.
Jul 28 - The Chase County Fishing Lake west of Cottonwood Falls will soon be improved.
Aug 18 - Janice Danford and Keith Glanville are united in marriage
Sep 8 - August is dry and hot.
Deaths: Harry F. Bender, M. V. (Bud) Welch, Sr., Gilbert L. Murdock & Mrs Harry Gamer.
Sep 22 - Another new business has sprang up in Strong City recently. The “Cuttin’ Up Hair Salon” Bev Pinkston & Gayle Ingalls are the operators.
Clarence McCandless of Cottonwood Falls & Ray Mason Riggs of Strong City have passed away.
The third annual Cooper Quarter Horse Production Sale will soon be held.
Sep 29 - A 42 original hand-embroidered block quilt is stitched by seven members of the Bazaar Ladies Aid. Mrs Ted (Louise) Scott drew the scenes for the quilt.
Oct 6 - Marijuana plants estimated at value of around $40,000 was burned in cultivated field near Cedar Point by the Sheriff.
Deaths: Robert L. (Bob) Carrier, Lelah Opal Miller, Perry G. Entz, and Eugene Warner Hayden.
Oct 13 - Carol Jean Rausch and James Douglas Cahoone are wed.
Oct 20 - The Elmdale Trading Post was opened this month after many weeks of reconstuction by Harold Kip & Barbara Wells and their son, Kip, and his wife, Sherry.
Nov 3 - Frank Barr placed first in the Saddle Bronc Riding Division at the finals of the Kansas State Rodeo.
Deaths: Wallace Rollins & Bertha May Evans.
Nov 10 - Girl Scouts are selling calendars.
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