Lieutenant Walter Burr

Cass County Sheriff Jeff Weber is pleased to announce that Sergeant Walter Burr to the rank of Lieutenant.

Burr joined the Cass County Sheriff’s Office on June 10, 2000. Burr recently served as a sergeant with the Criminal Apprehension Unit of the Special Operations Division.

Burr will now serve as the Special Operations Lieutenant.

Amsterdam Jubilee Princess Candidate Macie Black

The Amsterdam Jubilee has two Jubilee Princess Candidate this year.

This second Jubilee Princess candidate is Macie Black.

Macie is the daughter of Russell and Amy Black of Drexel and will be in the 3rd grade. She lists horses, dolphins and turtles as her favorites. She enjoys swimming and playing with her friends and in true Princess fashion Macie loves to shop.

Amsterdam Jubilee Princess Candidate Kinslee Weiss

The Amsterdam Jubilee has two Jubilee Princess Candidate this year.

The first is Kinslee Weiss is the 10-year-old daughter of Matt and Whitney Weiss. Her grandparents are Randy and Diane Weiss and Carl and Sherrie Simpson.

Kinslee is a great big sister and loves her brother, Caden. Kinslee is a member of the Gold Medal Gym Allstar Cheerleading team. Kinslee enjoys cheering, riding bicycles, drawing, and writing stories. When Kinslee grows up she wants to attend Oklahoma State University and become a nurse.

Lily’s House Need the Communities Help

Lily’s House of Adrian has been serving the community for over 4 years. Lily’s House is a long-term residential recovery shelter for women who are pregnant and/or have young children who need a safe place where they can remain together or begin the process of reunification during addiction recovery.

Recently Lily’s House expanded their recovery program to be able to help young mothers who already have appropriate living arrangements, yet still need recovery, parenting and life skills groups and classes.

Lily’s House has also been able to offer family therapy in certain situations. They are extremely pleased with how this is working out. Because of the generosity of this community, Lily’s House is able to offer this for free and because of the community, lives are being changed and families are being healed.

Lily’s House once again is needing help from the community.  After 4 years of having families at Lily’s House, Lily’s House needs some refreshing. If you are interested in helping with this by providing funds or Walmart gift cards, please contact Lily’s House at lilyshousebatesco@gmail.com.

If you would like to donate items here is a list of the needs right now.

New sturdy pots and pans, Silverware, Dishes (preferably plastic), Bath towels, Wash cloths, Kitchen towels, Bathmats, New pillows, Twin size sheet sets(cotton), and Throw rugs