Articles By: Patty Decker

DEATH: Wesley Regier, 90

Wesley Regier, 90, retired farmer and stockman, died Jan. 3 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 7, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Ebenfeld Cemetery in rural Hillsboro. Visitation with family is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, at Jost […]

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Marion hoops teams come up short versus Remington

The Marion boys? and girls? basketball teams fell at the hands of the Remington Broncos Tuesday night in Marion. The Warrior girls faced a tough Bronco defense in a 44-31 loss. The offense struggled early, managing only six points in the first quarter. ?We didn?t always utilize the offense when we got down the court, but when we did, it […]

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DEATH: Douglas R. Druse, 53

Douglas R. Druse, 53, a director of radiology, Melbourne, Fla., died Dec. 17. Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 28 at Marion Cemetery. Visitation with family is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 27, at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion.

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TOWN MEETING: Citizens urged to ignore WBC protesters

Local law enforcement officials are urging Marion citizens to avoid counter protests, verbal exchanges or other types of opposition to the Westboro Baptist Church members who are expected in town Sunday protesting four churches and U.S. Army veteran Ryan Newell. ?Please go about your business as if it were a typical Sunday morning,? Marion County Sheriff Rob Craft told more […]

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