Category: Daily Life

Daily Life News (Week of February 22, 2017)

Ash Wednesday service on March 1 An Ash Wednesday service will be at 7 p.m. March 1 at First Mennonite Church, located at 102 N. Ash St. in Hillsboro. Ash Wednesday takes place 46 days before Easter and marks the beginning of Lent, which is observed by many as a season of fasting, reflection and prayer. PAT Daddy Olympics set […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of February 22, 2017)

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER Lisa Dona­hue, a new child advocate with Heart-to-Heart Child Advocacy Cen­ter in McPherson County will be here Feb. 23 after lunch. The organization’s mission is working with children who report abuse. Teresa Huffman, executive director of Marion County Economic Develop­ment, will talk about the Flint Hills Barn Quilt tours on Tuesday, Feb. 28. We hope you can […]

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Deaths (Week of February 22, 2017)

• EILEEN BAERG, 65, former Hillsboro resident and tour business operator, died Tuesday, Feb. 14. The service was Feb. 21 at Emmanuel Foursquare Church in Salina. She was born Sept. 24, 1951, to Peter and Anne Sawatsky at Killarney, Manitoba, Canada. In 1971 she was married to Sam Baerg, who survives. She also is survived by son Lucas (Karol) Baerg […]

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Bartel, Loewen plan May 13 wedding

Bartel, Loewen plan May 13 wedding

ENGAGEBartelLoewen Ron and Brenda Bartel and Wendell and Shelley Loewen, all of Hillsboro, announce the engagement of their children, Andrea Bartel and Taylor Loewen. Graduates of Hills­boro High School, Andrea is employed at TeaElla Bou­tique in Olathe, and Taylor, a 2014 graduate of Tabor College, is employed by the Lenexa Baptist Church in Lenexa. The couple are planning a May […]

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Lakyn Burke

Jody and Stephanie Burke announce the birth of their daughter, Lakyn Lynnise, on Feb. 1 at Grove, Okla. She weighed 8 pounds 13 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Pam Abbott from Hills­boro and Donald and Dana Abbott of Salina. The paternal grandmother is Reba Burke of Grove. Lakyn has two siblings, Dalton Lee Burke, 10, and […]

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Daily Life News (Week of February 15, 2017)

HRC sponsoring trip to Hutch salt mines The Hillsboro Recreation Commission is sponsoring a field trip for youth in grades 1-6 to Strataca the Under­ground Salt Mines in Hutch­inson Feb. 24. Participants should meet at Hillsboro City Hall at 8 a.m. and be back around 4-4:30 p.m. The trip includes a guided tour of the underground museum, a 30-minute tram […]

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Deaths (Week of February 15, 2017)

• Daryl E Bartel, 64, of Hillsboro, died Feb. 11 in the emergency room at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita. The service is at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at Hills­boro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, Hillsboro, with pastor Brian Allen officiating. Burial is at 1 p.m. Thurs­day at the HMBC cemetery. Visitation with the family is from 5-7 p.m. […]

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Births (Week of February 8, 2017)

Births (Week of February 8, 2017)

Marin Bartel BIRTHSMarinBartel Casey and Mieka Bartel of rural Hillsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Marin Ann, Dec. 8., at Wes­ley Medical Center, Wichita. She weighed 5 pounds, 1 ounce and was 17 3⁄4 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Bruce and Diedre Serene of Hillsboro. Paternal grandparents are Marlin and Cheryl Bartel of Hillsboro. Maternal great-grandparents are Shirley Reusser […]

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Daily Life News (Week of February 8, 2017)

‘Key To My Heart’ bake sale Feb. 10 The Marion High School Key club is having a bake sale from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, in the MHS library. The bake sale will continue from 3:30 p.m. until the end of the homecoming basketball games at the Marion Sports and Aquatic Center. Committee chair calls for nominees […]

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Deaths (Week of February 8, 2017)

• larry joseph bina, 75, of Perry, Ill., died Jan. 30. The service was Feb. 3 at Chambersburg Christian Church in Chambersburg, Ill. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, Ill. Memorials may be made to the family and sent in care of Airsman-Hires Funeral Home, P.O. Box 513,m Pitts­field, IL 62363. Online condolences may be made to the family via […]

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