Hillsdale Ruritan Club members pose for a picture while celebrating their 50th anniversary Saturday, June 25. The club presented a scholarship to member Gus Wright, who graduated with the Paola High School class of 2022. Ruritan National President Glen Broadwater and his wife, Linda, from Nickelsville, Va., were in Hillsdale for the anniversary.

HILLSDALE — The Hilldale Ruritan Club celebrated 50 years recently with a barbecue dinner.

Louis Franke and Roy Debrick were recognized as original Hillsdale Ruritan members, serving the community for 50 years.

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