Former classmates Sylvia Kunnemann of Louisville, Colorado and David Sweeney of Los Angeles, California, embrace for a big hug as they returned Saturday for their 50th class reunion. (Johnson Publications photo)

Not too many can say they celebrated their 75th high school class reunion, but Roma Jean Burtis of Imperial and Keith Arterburn of McCook did so in Imperial Saturday night. (Johnson Publications photo)

Alumni banquet serves 225; classes get reacquainted

    It was a night of reminiscing and laughter as alumni of Chase County High School returned to their former school for the annual reunion.

The designers and builders of the roller coaster “The Island of the Lost Dreams” answer questions from their teacher, Jennifer Gonzalez, and two judges. The roller coaster track is made from a pool noodle cut in half. This was a common material used by most other teams, as well. Pictured, from left, are students Ximena Rodriguez, Itzel Chavez and Brittany Chavez, instructor Gonzalez, Shane Gerhartz and Chad Scheel. (Johnson Publications photo)

Eighth grade science students challenged in end-of-year project

    Eighth grade science classes at Chase County Schools were challenged in an unusual way for their end-of-year project and final exam, said Jennifer Gonzalez, middle school science teacher.


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