In the area
The American Association of Retired Persons Chapter No. 1696 will meet at 11 a.m. Friday at the Lawrence Country
Club, 400 Country Club Terrace, Lawrence.
Lawrence Mayor Boog Highberger will give the program.
To make reservations, call 865-3787.
United Way announces 2006-2007 co-chairs
The United Way of Douglas County announced that Debbie and Richard Konzem of Lawrence will be the 2006-2007 Campaign co-chairs for this year's annual fund-raising campaign.
As campaign co-chairs, the Konzems will be involved with key strategic planning for the United Way of Douglas County campaign, selecting campaign cabinet members to assist with the duties of organizing the county-wide fall fund-raiser, and acting as United Way representatives at major campaign events.
For more information about the United Way, call Colleen Gregoire, United Way of Douglas County Campaign and Communications Manager or United Way of Douglas County director Jo Bryant at 843-6626.