John Robert “JR” Fisk

John Robert (JR) Fisk, age 87, Wellington resident since 1951, passed away Wednesday evening, May 20, 2020 at his home in Wellington, Kansas.

In honoring JR’s wishes cremation has taken place.

Memorials have been established with the Wellington Senior Center and the Wellington Food Bank.

Frank Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. www.frankfuneralhome.net

Alda Boyd

Author: Alda Boyd

Alda is proud to say her life and profession are intertwined. Starting with the Wellington Daily News in the 60's, she has enjoyed many phases of the media world, from hot lead and ticker tape to computerized layouts. Leaving the print media in 2000, Alda walked through the doors of Sumner Cable TV and with Jud MItchell's blessings a visual mini-newspaper on Channel 5 soon emerged. Later, another cable operation, Channel 55 was started. Her first scripted production, "Coaches Corner" was filmed in the kitchen of Cable TV. The staff of six now enjoys a remodeled building with a roomy studio and a variety of shows. Alda said the "R" word isn't in her vocabulary. After all, this new website has emerged and there are more exciting plans ahead for "Bringing the World" to our viewers! Send an e-mail to channel5@sutv.com to get in touch with Alda.