The Adrian Optimist Club paid for four members of the Adrian Fire Deparatment to take the CPR and Basic First Aid courses to become certified instructors. Optimist members recently took the basic first aid course.
The Adrian Fire Department will be working with the community to offer the basic first aid class. Anyone personally or any organization that is interested in taking the class may contact Adrian Fire Chief Gary Dizney.
Eleven 3rd and 4th grade football players represented Adrian in the Junior Division All-Star Game. All-Stars pictured are: Front row, left to right - Colton Nelson, Jence Griffith, Quade Tallman, Jace Reynolds. Back row, left to right - Kale Oerke, Conner Bridges, Chandler Jacquinot, Colton Bass, Christian Evans, Mason Reid, Clayton Bridges.
The Bates County Blazers participated in Special Olympics MO KC Metro Area Bowling Competition Sat., Oct. 26, at Lunar Bowl in Blue Springs, MO. The teams brought home gold, silver, and bronze medals.
Pictured right: Nancy Blake, Sue Baker, Janie Smith, Bonnie Barnett, Lavonne Davison, Dawn Wix, Jean Morris.
Middle: Diane Moore, George Crim and Travis Diehl.
Far right: Ashley Walden.
A total of 18,655 deer were taken during the 2013 Youth Deer Season. In Bates County there were 141 deer killed, 101 antlered, 13 button bucks and 27 doe. In Cass County there were 52 antlered, 11 button buck and 23 doe, for a total of 86.
Right: Hutton Pruitt was successful in taking his first deer, a 6 point buck, on the opening morning of youth season.
Far right: Caleb Douty killed his first deer, a 10 point buck.