Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (February 3, 2016)

Harders to present Spain pilgrimage Keith and Judy Harder, retired pastor and Tabor College professor, respectively, will be the speakers at the first spring session of Lifelong Learning at 9:45 a.m., Friday, Feb. 5, in the Wohlgemuth Music Educa­tion Center on campus. Their session, titled “Pilgrims on the Journey,” will highlight a 300-plus mile walking trek on the Camino de […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 3, 2016)

hillsboro senior center It’s a new month, and if it looks like snow and schools are closed, the center is closed. For those interested in a chair massage Wednesday, Feb. 3, give us a call. Alisa Schmidt, medical doctor, Hillsboro Community Hospital, is speaking after lunch Friday, Feb. 4, and Gayla Ratzlaff, Marion County Department on Aging coordinator, will help […]

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Deaths (February 3, 2016)

Deaths (February 3, 2016)

• cynthia m. blount, 60, a homemaker and manager of Marion Historical Museum, died Jan. 30 at her home in Marion. The service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church, Marion. Burial will follow at the Marion Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. She was born […]

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Daily Life (January 27, 2016)

Library offers help with enrollment Hillsboro Public Library will host assistance for those needing to enroll in health insurance. Open enrollment closes Jan. 31. Assistance will be provided by Health Ministries Clinic of Newton from 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, in the library at 120 E. Grand Ave. Be sure to bring for every member of the household: an active […]

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Deaths (January 27, 2016)

• mary louise Begalado, 45, of Marion, died Jan. 23 at Wichita. The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Cindy’s Family Cafe, Marion. She was born Nov. 21, 1970, to Jack Phorne and Juilgette Tarantino at Chester, N.Y. Survivors include her parents and daughters Connie French and Rebeca Clay, both of Marion. Memorials may be made […]

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Fairen Rae Batman

Fairen Rae Batman

Fairen Rae Batman Randall and Sara Batman of Topeka announce the birth of their daughter, Fairen Rae Batman, born Jan. 18 at Women’s Birth Center, Topeka. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 201⁄2 inches long. Welcoming her home is Berkley Mae, 41⁄2. Maternal grandparents are Roy and Judy Houdy­shell of Antelope. Great-grandparents are Mike and LaVona Loveless of […]

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Lena Jo Trofim

Lena Jo Trofim

Lena Jo Trofim Alexei “Alex” Trofim and Jenna Tajchman of Accra, Ghana, announce the birth of their daughter, Lena Jo Trofim, born at 1:55 a.m. Dec. 24 at Wichita. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 203⁄4 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Joe and Barbara Tajchman of Marion. Paternal grandparents are Vladimir and Aliona Trofim of Chisinau, Moldova, and […]

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Senior Scribbles (January 27, 2016)

Hillsboro Senior Center We are at the end of January already, and now it’s time for February. We hope warmer wea­ther arrives soon. Bingo is after the noon meal Wednesday, and Kansas Day is Friday, Jan. 29. Bring something with Kansas on it to share. Chair massages are Wednesday, Feb. 3, and if in­ter­ested, call for information. Footcare is the […]

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Daily Life (January 20, 2016)

Open gym begins Jan. 17 in Marion The Marion Parks & Recreation Board offers the public an open-gym opportunity on Sundays, starting Jan. 17. The gym at Marion Ele­mentary School will open from 3-5 p.m. for elementary and middle school students, and from 5-7 p.m. for high school students and adults. PAT to offer ‘PJ Reading’ in January Marion County […]

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Senior Scribbles (January 20, 2016)

Hillsboro Senior Center Haris Zafar will conduct hearing aid checks at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20. We will also play bingo after the noon meal Wed­nes­day, Jan. 20. Show & Tell is Friday, Jan. 22. Bring your aprons to share Jan. 25. Gayla Ratzlaff is here Feb. 4 to help with Home­stead tax. Call the center to make an appointment. […]

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