Category: Daily Life

Daily Life

Hillsboro blood drive April 24 The next Hillsboro community blood drive is planned for 1-6 p.m. Monday, April 28, at First Mennonite Church, 102 S. Ash. To learn about donor eligibility or to schedule an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org. April 18 deadline for tai chi signup The Marion County Department on Aging will offer a six-week tai chi […]

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Deaths

Gary J. Alleven, 46, a journeyman electrician, of Marion, died April 7 from injuries sustained in an auto accident near Hillsboro. The service was April 11 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church in Pilsen. Burial was at Claney Cemetery. He was born Nov. 5, 1967, to Gerard and Rita (Dubbelde) Alleven at Sioux Falls, S.D. On March 1, 1997, he […]

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Senior Scribbles (April 16, 2014)

hillsboro senior center This week has several events and activities to consider. Starting at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 16, Haris Zafar will be here for hearing aid checks. Marion County Sheriff Robert Craft will provide the program April 17, and on Good Friday, April 18, we ask people wear their Easter hats as Sunday is Easter. More information about our […]

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Daily Life

Tabor to present ‘Glass Menagerie’ Tabor College Theater Department will present “The Glass Mena­gerie” by Tennessee Williams at 7 p.m. April 10, 11 and 12 and at 2 p.m. April 13 in the Lab Theater, located in the lower level of the H.W. Lohrenz Building at 400 S. Jefferson, Hillsboro. General admission will be $6, with a $4 student rate. […]

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Births (April 9th, 2014)

Births (April 9th, 2014)

Ryan Ryan Carlson Eric and Bethany Carlson announce the birth of their son, Ryan Leland Carlson, born March 4 at Newton Medical Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 203⁄4 inches long. He was welcomed home by siblings Olivia, 7, Micah, 5, and Aaron, 2. Grandparents are Ronnie and Susan Carlson of Lincolnville and Roy and Linda Baker […]

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Deaths (April 9th, 2014)

Gary J. Alleven, 46, died April 7 near Hillsboro. The service is pending at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion. n MARIAN LUCILLE CROFOOT, 86, retired co-owner of Western Associates, died April 5 at her home in Marion. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church, 105 Eastmoor Dr., Marion. Burial will […]

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Senior Scribbles (April 9th, 2014)

hillsboro senior center Topping the list of things to do Wednesday, April 9, will be Bingo. In addition, there will be a celebration of volunteers, with an appreciation event Thursday, April 10, followed by “Show ‘n Tell.” This appreciation event is one way of thanking all our volunteers, Meals on Wheels drivers and board members, who work hard to keep […]

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Five openings left for market meals Five openings remain for individuals and groups interested in providing meals for this year’s Hills­boro Farmers Market. The location of the market is changing this year from the Schaeffler House to the area of Memorial Park between the museum complex and the east shelter house. Anyone interested in providing a meal should contact Lena […]

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Engagements

Engagements

Lowen, Goering Loewen, Goering to wed June 21 Nathan and Rosette Loewen of Huron, S.D., and Preston and Deb Goering of Newton announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children Ryan Loewen of Huron and Rachel Goering of Newton. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Newton High School and 2013 graduate of Tabor College, Hillsboro. She is employed […]

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Senior Scribbles (April 2nd, 2014)

hillsboro senior center Chair massages will be available Wednesday, April 2. For those wanting be included, call for an appointment. Footcare, sponsored by Greenhaw Wellness, is April 8. Appointments are needed. For Bingo enthusiasts, we will be playing after lunch every Wednesday in April. National Volunteer Month is April 6 through April 12. It is a time to thank all […]

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