Category: Daily Life

Daily Life News (May 16, 2018)

TEEN group will meet May 21 The Technology Excel­lence in Education Network will gather for its regular monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 21, at the USD 408 district office at 101 N. Thorp St., Marion. For more information, call Lena Kleiner at 620-877-0237. MCDA offers class on chronic pain The Marion County Department on Aging is offering a […]

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Senior Scribbles (May 16, 2018)

HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER We need more volunteers. As school will be getting out, if anyone 14 years or older would like to help, let us know. You can call 620-947-2304 for more information. We hope everyone had a Happy Mother’s Day. We had our board business meeting Tuesday, May 15. Haris Zafar, audiologist, will be here at 11 a.m. Wednesday, […]

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Daily Life (May 2, 2018)

Free child screening in Hillsboro May 7 Marion County Early Intervention Services will be providing a free screening for children birth through age 5 on Monday, May 7, in Hillsboro. Appointments will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. At the screening, development will be checked in the areas of cognitive, motor, speech and language, and social and emotional. […]

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Anniversaries (May 2, 2018)

Anniversaries (May 2, 2018)

Lloyd and Linda Meiers Meiers celebrating 50 years of marriage The family of Lloyd and Linda (Carey) Meier of Marion is hosting an open house and card shower in honor of the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary. The reception is from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at the Zion Lutheran Fellowship Hall, 106 N. Lincoln, Hills­boro. They were married May 5, […]

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Senior Scribbles (May 2, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center Here it is May, and how quickly times goes by. We are needing volunteers to help at the center, and with summer vacation almost here for our school age youth, maybe some might want to help. The only requirement is that students be at least 14 or older. If interested, stop by and pick up an application […]

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Deaths (May 2, 2018)

◼ ELVERA FERN DIRKS, 79, formerly of Topeka, died April 27 in Newton. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 8, at Shalom Mennonite Church in Newton. Visitation will be at Shalom from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 7. She was born Aug. 2, 1938, to Alfred and Susie (Redger) Jantz in Hillsboro. On Aug. 30, 1958, she […]

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Daily Life (April 25, 2018)

Commodities arrive in county April 25 Government surplus commodities will arrive at senior centers in Marion County April 25. Each site will distribute them according to their own schedule and may not distribute on the same day. Check with your local site for its schedule. Lehigh residents should pick up commodities at Main Street Ministries in Hillsboro. If there are […]

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Senior Scribble (April 25, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We are working on getting the May menus out. Sorry for being a little later this month, but thank you for your understanding. This week we have bingo on Wednesday, April 25 with Bluestem Pace. We have Show & Tell Friday April 27. Our birthday dinner is at noon Monday April 30. We hope you can join […]

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Deaths (April 25, 2018)

◼ GARY “BUTCH” HAGEBERG, 82, formerly of Burdick, owner-manager of Burdick Meat Market, died April 21 at Legacy of Herington. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, at the Burdick United Methodist church with pastor Sue Talbot officiating. Interment will follow at the Burdick Methodist Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Zeiner Funeral […]

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Daily Life (April 18, 2018)

County Democrats to meet April 21 Marion County Demo­crats will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 21, in the basement conference room in the Marion Community Center. An elevator is available. All county Democrats are invited to help plan for the May 5 Democratic gubernatorial candidate forum. Commodities arrive in county April 25 Government surplus commodities will arrive at senior […]

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