Category: Daily Life

Daily Life, Feb. 25, 2015

Fundraiser slated for Jason Allison Florence and Aulne Methodist churches will have a soup supper fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 1, to benefit the Jason Allison family. The event will be at the Florence Methodist Church and is by freewill donation. Jason was diagnosed with ALS in October 2014. All proceeds from the fundraiser will go to […]

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Senior scribbles, Feb. 25, 2015

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER March menus are completed and available to anyone wanting to stop by and pick one up. We are having our breakfast fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at the center. The menu includes waffles and Hills­boro sausage for $6. It will be a great time to visit with friends and family while enjoying […]

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Deaths, Feb. 25, 2015

• EARL C. JANZEN, 85, of Peabody, employed at Bud’s Conoco, the Alfalfa Mill, Riddle Quarries and retired from Marion Elevator, died Feb. 21 at Presbyterian Manors in Newton. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25 at Peabody Christian Church. Burial will be at Marion Cemetery. He was born May 24, 1929, to Frank and Katherine (Martens) […]

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Public records, Feb. 25, 2015

DISTRICT COURT Criminal Hanna Bidwell, pre-trial conference, 10 a.m. March 11. Bradford A. Cody Jr., arraignment, 10 a.m. March 2. Gerry Donelson, pre-trial conference, 10 a.m. April 8; jury trial, 8:30 a.m. May 28. John A. Drow, arraignment, 10 a.m. March 2. Patrick Egan, status hearing, 1:15 p.m. April 15; jury trial, 8:30 a.m. June 11. Kimberly M. Harris, contempt […]

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Daily Life, Feb. 18, 2015

Tax help available through MCDA Barb Smith and Gayla Ratzlaff, certified Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) preparers, are offering free tax help to people who generally make $53,000 or less, persons with disabilities and the elderly to file federal and state returns. To make an appointment, call the Marion County Department on Aging at 620-382-3580 Palestine Christians first spring topic […]

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Senior scribbles, Feb. 18, 2015

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER We had a great turnout for our Valentine’s Day dinner Thursday, and a great jam session. We hope to have a great turnout again. After the noon meal on Monday, we will have games and fellowship. Bingo is Wednesday after lunch and on Friday, Feb. 20, is “Show and Tell.” Our birthday dinner is Monday, Feb. 23. […]

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Births, Feb. 18, 2015

Births, Feb. 18, 2015

Wray triplets Mary, Lily and Levi Wray arrive Dec. 8 Aaron and Lisa Friesen Wray of Wichita announce the birth of triplets, Mary Layne weighing 5 pounds, 15 ounces; Lily Ann weighing 5 pounds, 4 ounces; and Levi Glenn weighing 4 pounds, 10 ounces, all born Dec. 8. Grandparents are Larry and Judy Friesen of Wichita and JaLayne Wray and […]

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Public records, Feb. 18, 2015

DISTRICT COURT Criminal Braylon Marquis Allen-Stovall, first appearance, 9:45 a.m. Feb. 23. Joseph Bauer, arraignment, 1:15 p.m. March 10. Xavier Michael Calahan, first appearance, 9:45 a.m. Feb. 23. Melinda Dougherty, status hearing, 10 a.m. March 4. Douglas Bryant Eden, status hearing, 1:15 p.m. Feb. 18. Kyle Fistler, bond appearance, 9:45 a.m. March 2. Erminio M. Guerrero Jr., preliminary hearing, 10 […]

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Deaths, Feb. 18, 2015

Deaths, Feb. 18, 2015

•THELMA MAY BARTEL, 82, died Feb. 10 at Kidron Bethel in North Newton. The memorial services was Feb. 14 at the Bethel College Mennonite Church in North Newton. Burial was at the Bethel College Mennonite Church Columbarium. She was born May 2, 1932, to Albert C. and Rosina (Gaeddert) Bartel at Hillsboro. Survivors include brother Lewis Clark Bartel of Albuquerque, […]

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Daily Life, Feb. 11, 2015

FFA chapter to host Feb. 12 blood drive The Hillsboro High School FFA Chap­ter will host a Red Cross blood drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thurs­day, Feb. 12, in the middle school gym. If anyone from the community would like to donate, contact Sonya Roberts at 620-947-3991 to schedule an appointment or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Commodities arrive Feb. 11 […]

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