Category: Breaking News

Update at 11:30 p.m. 12 of 31 Precincts have been reported at this time according to the Marion County website. Hillsboro resident Dana Maxfield has worked at all of the elections the last several years at the Hillsboro United Methodist Church polling site. She also noticed a higher turnout than previous elections. “Turnout was great! The first few hours were […]

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DEATH: Leola M. Unrau

Leola M. Unrau, 82, Lehigh, died Nov. 3, 2018, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lehigh Mennonite cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Friday at Jost Funeral […]

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DEATH: Helen Marie Vogel

Helen Marie Vogel, 82, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Zoar Mennonite Brethren Church in Inman. The family will receive guests from 5-7 p.m. on Monday at the Church. Memorials to Central Christian Schools of Hutchinson or Tabor College […]

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DEATH: Ron G. Kelsheimer

Ron G. Kelsheimer, 80, rural Cedar Point, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at St. Luke Hospital in Marion, Kansas. There will be a visitation held from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home in Cottonwood Falls. A celebration of life service will be 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Flint Hills Community Church in Cottonwood Falls with burial […]

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DEATH: Flora (Leola) Williams

Flora (Leola) Williams, 94, died on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. Committal Service 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Glasco Cemetery of Glasco, Kansas. Memorials to Parkside Home in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063. She was born Sept. 29, 1924, at Rural Bush City, Kansas to Amzi and […]

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DEATH: Ivan Morgan

Ivan Morgan, 92, Burns, died on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at Asbury Park nursing home in Newton, Kansas. A Visitation was at the Christian Church of Florence in Florence, Kansas on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, from 5– 8 p.m. Funeral Service was at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at the Christian Church of Florence. Memorials can be made out […]

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DEATH: Theresa Klenda

Theresa Klenda, 86, Pilsen, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at Salem Home in Hillsboro. A rosary service will be held at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church in Pilsen, Kansas. The funeral Mass will be held Monday, Oct. 29 at 10 am, also in Pilsen, followed by interment at Pilsen Cemetery. Memorials can be […]

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DEATH: Barbara C. Diaz

Barbara C. Diaz, 60, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, Wichita. The family received guests from 9-11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Committal Service was at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Lehigh Mennonite Cemetery. Memorials to Harry Hynes Hospice in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS […]

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DEATH: Cathy S. Morgan

Cathy s. Morgan, 71, Canton, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, Wichita. The Celebration of Life service will at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Dyck Arboretum in Hesston. Memorials have been established with the McPherson County Food Bank or Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, in care of Olson’s Mortuary in Canton. She was born […]

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DEATH: John Delbert Topham

John Delbert Topham, 92, died on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. He was a longtime Peabody resident. A service will be held at the Peabody Christian Church on Saturday, Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. followed by Veterans Graveside Military service at the cemetery. The final resting place will be at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Peabody. A memorial has been established with […]

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