Merriment — and rats — fill air at Wasenek Days

Cole Haahr, 4, aims his rat during the rat-a-pult competition
at Wasenek Days Friday in Kenesaw.

KENESAW — Like a lot of the people firing plastic rats at the target set up on the infield of the town ballfield, Cole Haahr got some help.

The Kenesaw 4-year-old's dad, Nathan Haahr, was there to give him a hand using one of the giant slingshot during the Wasenek Weekend's third annual Rat-a-Pult. However, Nathan is quick to say his son didn't really need any assistance.

"I didn't do too bad," Nathan said. "I was more impressed with the 4-year-old. He did better than I did. I helped him on the first two, and then I just let him go."

To read more, see Saturday's Hastings Tribune or the Tribune e-edition.>>

Copyright © 2015