ORONO — The Ellsworth boys’ indoor track team enjoyed a successful day Saturday at the University of Maine as it finished just one point shy of a first-place finish in the afternoon meet.Tulas Weaver earned two first-place finishes for Ellsworth with times of 6.91 seconds and 24.37 seconds in the 55- and 200-meter dashes, respectively. Beck Deeny also had a pair of individual event wins with first-place finishes in the long jump (19 feet, 11 1/4 inches) and triple jump (41 feet, 7 1/4 inches).In the 55-meter hurdles, Henry Scheff crossed the finish line in 8.40 seconds to beat teammate Jack Sandone by nine-tenths of a second. Deeny, Sandone, Weaver and Mike Kazmierczak took first for Ellsworth in the 4-by-200 relay with a time of 1:39.92. The Eagles finished with 124 points, one behind Hampden Academy’s 125.In the morning meet, Hancock County athletes swept the 800-meter run with Sumner’s Logan Carter (2:12.89) and George Stevens Academy’s Thea Crowley (2:42.99) earning event wins. Johanna Stiles (55- and 200-meter dashes), Addie Morrison (400-meter dash) and Victoria Watkins (high jump) earned runner-up finishes for the third-place Bucksport girls.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textLocal teams will be back at UMaine on Saturday, Feb. 1, for the seventh meet of the season. Ellsworth, Mount Desert Island, GSA and Sumner will compete in the morning meet at 9 a.m., and Bucksport will compete in the afternoon meet at 1:30 p.m.
Carolyn HeastyCarolyn L. Heasty, age 71, loving mother, grandma, sister and friend, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at the Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita, KS. She was elected Sumner County Treasurer in 1996 and retired in 2012.Carolyn L. (Barry) Heasty was born on July 20, 1944 in Wichita, KS to Orville Eugene Barry and Beatrice Orlean (Tennant) Barry. She was a graduate of Wellington High School with the Class of 1962 and a graduate of Wichita State University. She lived in the Wellington most of her life.Carolyn enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, watching Wichita State Shockers basketball, gardening, was an active member of Wellington Rotary Club and United Methodist Women.She is preceded in death by her parents.She is survived by her three daughters, Cassy and Danny Smith of Wellington, KS, Mary Mericle and Mike Mills of Moline, KS, and Gem and Steve Watts of Derby, KS; two sisters, Pat and Jimmie Frost and Shirley and Allen Weber all of Wellington, KS; seven granddaughters, Carley Smith and Taylor Smith, Jessi Mericle, Geena Mericle and her fiancÃ© Michael Armstrong, MaKinzie Watts and Maddie Watts, and Tania and Brett Mariman; three great granddaughters, Avery Beatrice Tillapaugh, Evelyn Eugene Hinton and Ella Mariman.Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church.Â Chaplain Dan Floyd will officiate.Â Interment will follow the service at Osborne Cemetery in Mayfield.Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday, June 17, 2016 from 1 to 8 p.m. The family will be present to greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m.Â =A memorial has been established with the Sumner Regional Medical Center Endowment Foundation in lieu of flowers.Â Contributions can be left at the funeral home.Frank Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.To leave condolences or sign our guestbook, please visit our website at www.frankfuneralhome.net