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December 14, 2017 The LedgerDecember 14, 2017 The Ledger

Home Explodes From Propane Leak; Rural Moundridge Man Unsure What He Will Do Next

Posted 11/2/2017

By Randy Fogg

The Ledger StaffTHIS is one of two piles of building material that remains of Kim Krehbiel’s home at 1620 Buckskin Road in rural Moundridge. Krehbiel’s home exploded in a propane leak mid-morning Tuesday, Oct. 24. Crews from Moundridge, Inman and McPherson responded to the accident.THIS is one of two piles of building material that remains of Kim Krehbiel’s home at 1620 Buckskin Road in rural Moundridge. Krehbiel’s home exploded in a propane leak mid-morning Tuesday, Oct. 24. Crews from Moundridge, Inman and McPherson responded to the accident.

MOUNDRIDGE – Kim Krehbiel, of rural Moundridge, still seemed to be in a state of shock a few days after his home at 1620 Buckskin Road in rural Moundridge was destroyed in an explosion mid-morning Tuesday, Oct. 24.

“I’m not sure what I’m going to do,” Krehbiel said.

Krehbiel said he might purchase a house trailer to put on his property.

“I don’t want to leave this place,” Krehbiel said. “I don’t want to make any rushed decisions.”

Krehbiel had lived in the 1 1/2-story home for 23 years.

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Inman High School To Present Musical ‘Grease’

Posted 11/2/2017

By Randy Fogg

The Ledger StaffINMAN High School students, from left to right, Raegan Neufeld, Payton Truitt, Kirstan DeVore, Alexis Bradley, Beth Balzer and Patience Stevens rehearse a scene in the musical “Grease.” The show will be performed at 7 p.m., Thursday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 11 and at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12, at the IHS Auditorium.INMAN High School students, from left to right, Raegan Neufeld, Payton Truitt, Kirstan DeVore, Alexis Bradley, Beth Balzer and Patience Stevens rehearse a scene in the musical “Grease.” The show will be performed at 7 p.m., Thursday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 11 and at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12, at the IHS Auditorium.

INMAN – Payton Truitt said she is enjoying her first opportunity to appear in a starring role in a musical. Truitt is Sandy in the Inman High School production of “Grease.”

“I think it’s the best,” Truitt said. “I have to display this sweet, demur girl.

“That’s not me,” she continued. “I’m loud and crazy.

“I love playing Sandy,” Truitt added.

The show will be performed at 7 p.m., Thursday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 11 and at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12, at the IHS Auditorium.

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MHS To Present Fall Play ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

Posted 11/2/2017

By Randy Fogg

The Ledger StaffTREVOR Kohl (left), as Mr. Kirby, talks with Jerod Kaufman, as Grandpa Martin Vanderhof, during a scene in the Moundridge High School production of “You Can’t Take It With You.” The play will be presented at 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11, at the MHS Auditorium.TREVOR Kohl (left), as Mr. Kirby, talks with Jerod Kaufman, as Grandpa Martin Vanderhof, during a scene in the Moundridge High School production of “You Can’t Take It With You.” The play will be presented at 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11, at the MHS Auditorium.

MOUNDRIDGE – Cast members in the Moundridge High School production of “You Can’t Take It With You” are learning about the 1930s.

Senior Jessica Ullom-Minnich has the lead role of Alice Sycamore.

“The most challenging is she has a very different personality from myself,” Ullom-Minnich said. “She hates conflict. She does everything to avoid it. That’s not me, but  I don’t go looking for conflict.”

She noted the Alice role was written for how women were expected to behave in the 1930s.

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