Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (February 10, 2016)

Valentine benefit planned in Burdick The Burdick United Methodist Church will have its 12th annual Valentine Benefit starting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 13, which includes an auction and meal. Homemade soups, bread and dessert will be available by donation. The auction begins at 7 p.m. For more information, call Nancy Riggin at 785-983-4493. Older Kansans Day Feb. 16 in Topeka […]

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Avery Chaffee

Avery Chaffee Cody and Angie Chaffee of Clay Center announce the birth of their daughter, Avery Belle Chaffee, born Dec. 28. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Welcoming her home were siblings Aubrey, 9, and Kynlee, 3. Grandparents are Mike and Trudy Chaffee of Clay Center, and Brad and Becky Van­nocker and Robert and Mar­lene […]

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Deaths (February 10, 2016)

RICHARD KOWALSKI,68, a retired operating engineer of Wichita, died Jan. 29 at his home. No service was planned and cremation took place. He was born May 30, 1947, at Buffalo, N.Y., to Bruno and Lottchen (Kirkpatrick) Kowalski. Survivors include sister Roberta and husband Randy Hamilton; daughter Kim­berly and one granddaughter. No memorial was designated, and Olson’s Mortuary, 139 N. Main […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 10, 2016)

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER Two fun activities are scheduled this week to include bingo after the noon meal on Wednesday and our jam session Thursday. Haris Zafar of Wichita, specializing in audiology, is at the center the last Wednesday of each month. Footcare is the third Tuesday. If interested, call for appointments. We want to thank everyone for their donations to […]

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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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