Category: Daily Life

Daily Life, April 29, 2015

Hillsboro blood drive April 30 Trinity Mennonite Church, 211 S. Elm in Hillsboro, will host an American Red Cross community blood drive from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 30. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.   Lifelong learning final event May 1 Celebrating another semester of sessions will be the focus of the sixth and […]

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Births, April 29, 2015

Births, April 29, 2015

BIRTHRykerBurke Ryker Burke Jody and Stephanie Burke announce the birth of their son, Ryker Gage Burke, born March 5 at Newton. He weighed 8 pounds, 5.2 ounces, and was 203⁄4 inches long. Welcoming him home is brother Dalton, 9. Maternal grandparents are Pamela Abbott of Hillsboro and Donald Abbott of Salina. Paternal grandmother is Reba Burke of Grove, Okla.   […]

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Engagements, April 29, 2015

Engagements, April 29, 2015

Berglund, Wiebe plan June wedding Jay and Ardelle Berglund of Gettysburg, S.D., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Clarissa Berglund to Matthew Wiebe, son of Jon and Ellynne Wiebe of Hillsboro. The bride-to-be graduated from Tabor College in May 2012, and is currently teaching in Holton. Her grandparents include the late Kenneth and Patricia Berglund of Rapid […]

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Deaths, April 29, 2015

Deaths, April 29, 2015

• VIVIAN BLODGET HUGHES, 90, a real estate broker, died April 25 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. The service is at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 29, at Ebenfeld Mennonite Brethren Church, rural Hillsboro, with pastor Gaylord Goertzen officiating. Burial will be at Union Cemetery in Bakersfield, Calif. She was born June 28, 1924, to Percy and Zella (Allison) Archibald at […]

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Senior scribbles, April 25, 2015

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER Thanks to everyone who, thus far, donated toward the purchase of a new air conditioner and heating unit at the Hillsboro Senior Center. We have replaced one unit, but a second unit is needed, which is why we are asking for more donations. Our monthly expenses total about $2,000, which includes the cost of gas, cable and […]

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Public records, April 29, 2015

DISTRICT COURT Criminal Kimberly Shontel Frye, second appearance at 9:45 a.m. May 12. Erminio M. Guerrero Jr., sentencing at 10 a.m. May 20. Stephanie Jill Lewis, preliminary hearing at 10 a.m. May 13. Christopher J. McIntyre, plea hearing at 10 a.m. May 6. Jeff Allen Miller, motion hearing at 10 a.m. May 6. Ricky M. Rogers, arraignment at 1:30 p.m. […]

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Daily Life, April 22, 2015

Fall-prevention classes to begin Marion County Depart­ment on Aging will offer the fall-prevention class, “Matter of Balance,” in Hillsboro from 2-4 p.m. starting Thursday, April 23. Sessions will be in the community room at Grand Oaks Apartments, 506 W. Grand Ave. The class will address how to prevent falls, teach exercises that improve strength and balance and invite group discussion. […]

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Senior scribbles, April 22, 2015

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER Tickets are still available from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, for any ladies interested in attending a tea party and fashion show at the center. For those planning to attend, we encourage them to wear their tea party hats, too. Mark your calendars for this one because tickets are going fast. Activities this week include […]

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Card showers, April 22, 2015

Card shower for Reznicek’s 70th The family of Helen Olsen Reznicek invites friends and acquaintances to send cards in honor of her 70th birthday April 29. Reznicek was born to Earl and Tena Olsen and raised in Marion County. She was married to John F. Rez­nicek for nearly 40 years. He died in 2008. She taught business courses for more […]

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Engagements, April 22, 2015

Engagements, April 22, 2015

Snelling, Cope to wed June 13 Tristen Snelling and Adam Cope, together with their parents, Tammy and Danny Snelling of Marion and Sarah and Clint Cope of Florence, announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Marion High School and a 2014 graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in family studies and […]

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