Articles By: Hillsboro Free Press

Daily Life (9-26-18)

Math tutor available in Marion Mr. Molleker will be available to tutor math students from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesdays and 6-7p.m. on Thursdays. The sessions will be held at the Marion City Library. Appointments must be made in advance by called in the Marion City Library at 620-382-2442. The library is located at 101 Library St in Marion. Hymn Sing […]

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Axton Bruce Hett

Axton Bruce Hett

Axton Bruce Hett Travis and Sheila Hett of Marion announce the birth of their son, Axton Bruce Hett, born Sept. 5 at Newton Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Paternal grandparents are Aaron and Lanell Hett of Marion. Maternal grandparents are Gail and Marissa Makovec of Ramona.

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Senior Scribbles (9-26-18)

HILLSBORO senior center We will be enjoying the fall weather and hope it stays that way. We are on our last week of September already. Then October starts. Then it will be time for holidays. It’s going too fast. Remember we have meal tickets you can purchase. It makes a great gift. On Thursday, Sept. 27, we will have Amy […]

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Anniversaries (9-26-18)

Anniversaries (9-26-18)

Hamms to celebrate 70th anniversary Gaylord and Valera Hamm will celebrate 70 years of marriage this week. The couple was married Oct 1, 1948. A card shower is being requested to help them celebrate. Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 21, Durham, KS 76438. They have three children, Bonnie and Larry Winer of Silver Lake. Barbara and Ron Williams of […]

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Deaths (9-26-18)

◼ EARLINE MEGATHAN, 83, Marion, died Saturday, Sept 22, 2018 at Wichita. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Valley United Methodist Church in Marion. Interment will be at the Hillcrest Cemetery in Florence. Friends may call Wednesday at the funeral home from 1-6 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s […]

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Students of Month (September, 2018)

Students of Month (September, 2018)

Name: Roxana Nieto Grade: Junior Your Parents’ Names: Pedro and Maria Nieto What extra curricular activities do you participate in? I am in the musical, video for basketball, GAP, and track. What hobbies or interests do you enjoy in your free time? Playing fortnite with my brother, helping friends with some homework, and just relaxing. What are some possible plans […]

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Tabor College to host first opera conference on campus

For the first time, the West Central Region of the National Opera Association will gather on the campus of Tabor College on Sept. 29. Conference sessions in the Shari Flaming Center for the Arts will address topics of interest for seasoned opera directors, singers and pianists as well as sessions that are considered “student friendly” by introducing students to new […]

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Hillsboro places second in tennis

Hillsboro places second in tennis

Cheyenne Bernhardt hits a volley in the tennis tournament last week hosted in Hillsboro. Phyllis Richert The Hillsboro Lady Trojans hosted the Trojan Invitational for tennis this past week. Six teams participate and HHS placed second overall. Doubles partners Cheyenne Bernhardt, senior, and Kyla Issac, sophomore placed second in doubles as did Callie Bernhardt, freshmen, and Callie Plenert, freshmen. Kayla […]

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Peabody gets win over Herington

Peabody-Burns ran all over Herington, getting the win, 60-28. Peabody-Burns racked up 434 yards of offense on 60-plays averaging 7.2 yards per play. Jess Philpott led the team with 241 yards rushing and five touchdowns on the day. Ro Weerts rushed 19 times for 100 yards and three touchdowns for the Warriors. The game was competitive in the first half […]

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Goessel fairs well at Olpe Tournament

Goessel’s overall volleyball record sits at 13-7 after a good showing at the Olpe Round Robin Tournament last week. In that tournament Goessel defeated Madison, 25-9 and 25-12. They then lost to Northern Heights 25-19 and 25-21 and Wabaunsee 25-18 and 25-13 before rebounding against Bishop Seabury Academy 28-26 and 27-25. They finished the tournament beating Olpe 25-18 and 25-17. […]

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