Category: Breaking News

Centre High Senior Project Exhibition

Twenty-two seniors from Centre High School will present their senior project exhibition from 5 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the high school. The 21 different project topics range from volleyball to foreign missions to tattooing. Following the presentation, students will present a variety show at 7 p.m. Students participating are Kylie Burhoop (volleyball DVD), Amy Hajek (fashion), […]

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DEATHS: Orville Schellenberg, 86

Orville Schellenberg, 86, retired farmer and piano technician, died April 22 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 25, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with Pastor Dave Plett officiating. A private burial service will precede the funeral. He was born April 28, 1921, to Abraham and Lena Thiessen Schellenberg at Jansen, Neb. On […]

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DEATHS: Orville B. Unruh, 86

Orville B. Unruh, 76, retired farmer, schoolbus driver and assembler, died Monday, April 21, at his home in Goessel. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 25, at Alexander?wohl Mennonite Church, rural Goessel, with pastors Linda Ewert and Lee Suderman officiating. Burial will follow at the Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Cemetery. He was born May 18, 1921, to Rudolph […]

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Marion blood drive April 28

Pilsen Knights of Columbus 3423 will sponsor a blood drive in Marion from 2:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Monday, April 28, at St. Mark?s Activity Center, 415 N. Cedar. For an appointment please call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE. Walk-in donors also welcome.

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DEATHS: Pete L. Koslowsky, 85

Pete L. Koslowsky, 85, former city employee, died April 22 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. The funeral will be at 11 a.m., Friday, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, Hillsboro, with pastors Steve Schroeder and Roy Keller officiating. Burial will preceed the service at 10:15 a.m. at the Gnadenau Cemetery in rural Hillsboro. He was born Nov. 8, 1922, to Martin […]

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DEATHS: Bobby Richmond, 76

Robert F. ?Bobby? Richmond, 76, retired farmer and dairyman, died April 21 at his residence in Marion. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Parish, St. Mark?s Catholic Church, Marion, with Father Paul Oborny officiating. The rosary will be at 9:30 a.m. Burial will be at Marion Cemetery. He was born May 18, 1931, to Joseph […]

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TC baseball swipes one from Bethany

The Tabor College baseball team handed Bethany its first loss of the conference season Tuesday in Hillsboro. The opener went to the Bluejays 3-2 on the strength of a complete game by Alfred Wilson. The second game went to Bethany 6-3. Bethany went up 1-0 in the first inning of the first game, and looked primed for more when Tabor […]

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TC baseball whacks Manhattan Christian

The Tabor College baseball team rallied from behind again Monday night in Hillsboro, using a 2-run homerun in the bottom of the seventh by Tyler Suderman to finish off another late rally. The Bluejays trailed 8-0 after the first inning, but came roaring back to win 15-14 on Suderman's walkoff homer. Tabor won the second game 15-1. The second game […]

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Tabor rallies late for second time this week

After slugging their way to a sweep of non-conference foe Waldorf, 18-17 Wednesday and 19-7 Thursday, the Bluejays rallied from behind to defeat the Friends in the first half of Friday's doubleheader, 12-10. The second game tilted to the visitors, who took advantage of a lower body injury sustained by Tabor shortstop Jordan Lago and a strong wind blowing out […]

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Richard Barkman, 72

Richard Barkman, 72, founder of Barkman Honey and Artesian Honey Producers, died March 12 at Hillsboro. The service will be at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Keith Nash officiating. Burial will preceed the service at 6 p.m. at Gnadenau Cemetery, two miles south of Hillsboro. Richard Barkman was born Sept. 17, 1935, to […]

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