Articles By: Elizabeth Hingst

State budget and formula for school funding loom large

by Rep. Don Schroeder Ka•sas House of Represe•tatives As we begin this week of the legislative session, the reality is that most committee work will end on Friday. After that, the planner says “on floor all day” for next week. Then, the first week of April is reserved for conference committees to meet and vote on those reports with first […]

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For USD 410 A.D., success is a team game

For USD 410 A.D., success is a team game

Robert Rempel takes a short pause in his day as activities director for USD 410 middle and high school. The man working behind the scenes to coordinate athletics and school activities has been honored for his efforts, but credits the team that works with him. As activities director for USD 410, Robert Rempel has seen his share of big wins […]

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Senior Scribbles (March 15, 2017)

hillsboro senior center We hope you moved your clocks forward and are ready for more daylight time. We will have Dr. Zafar here March 15 at 11 a.m. for hearing aid checks. Then we will have footcare with Marion home health at 12:30 p.m. Call for an appointment. We will also play bingo after lunch that day. March 16 we […]

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Daily Life (March 8, 2017)

Free child screening March 14 in Marion Marion County Early Intervention Services will offer a free screening for children age birth through 5 years old Tuesday, March 14, Marion. Appointments will be available from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Development will be checked in the cognitive, motor, speech and language, and social and emotional areas. Vision and hearing also will […]

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Senior Scribbles (March 8, 2017)

hillsboro senior center Welcome to the month of March, but we need rain or snow and hopefully we will get that soon. We have games and fellowship every Monday and bingo on Wednesdays after lunch. Every Friday, Esther Funk plays piano music at lunch. Just a reminder that Daylight Saving Time is March 12, and we will spring forward. If […]

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Scorecard (March 8, 2017)

COLLEGE BASKETBALL KCAC BASKETBALL MEN KCAC Overall W L W L Tabor (24) 19 3 23 9 York 17 5 24 9 Southwestern 14 8 23 10 Saint Mary 14 8 22 10 Friends 11 11 15 16 Bethany 11 11 14 17 Ottawa 11 11 14 17 Okla. Wesleyan 10 12 13 17 Kan. Wesleyan 9 13 13 17 […]

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4-H NEWS

• The Live Wires-Empire Best 4-H Club met Feb. 12 at the McPherson 4-H Build­ing. The meeting was a joint meeting with Country Cousins after both clubs served walking tacos for Loaves and Fishes. The meeting was called to order by President Reed Wiens. The Flag Salute and 4-H Pledge were then recited. The officers report and the treasurer report […]

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