Memorial Day services Monday
The American Legion Marion Tanner Post No. 29 will be conducting Memorial Day services in Burlington, Otto and Basin this Monday, Memorial Day.
Services will begin at 9 a.m. at the Burlington Cemetery and 10 a.m. in Otto. The Legion members will present the color guard and gun salute. A picnic in the park will follow the Otto services. There will also be games for all ages in the park.
Time capsule reveals 1983 culture, future predictions
The fifth of eight time capsules buried by Manderson-Hyattville High School juniors in John Tate’s American history class was discovered by Tate’s Riverside history class last Thursday
The capsule was buried 30 years ago on May 23, 1983. Members of the class were Gary Craft, Chris Vigil, Sharon Kraft, Michael Nelson, Aaron Hall, David Love, Buddy Ruffing, Sid Godfrey, Traci McKim, Debbie Green, Jason Wilson, Michael Vigil, Brenda Rea, Bridget Rea and Wendy Bjornestad.
Burlington Huskies claim third at state
Burlington senior Ben Mancuso had a field day at the State Track Meet in Casper last weekend, winning four events — long- and high jumps, 100- and 200-meter dashes while setting two new records as he led the Huskies to a third-place finish.
Also scoring points for the Huskies were the 3,200-meter relay team with a sixth-place finish, the 400-meter relay team that placed third and the 1,600-meter relay that placed sixth; both Trevor Wardell (third) and Tyrel Henderson (eighth) in the pole vault and Preston Wardell brought home a fourth in the discus and eighth in the shot put.