Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (February 14, 2018)

Book discussion at Marion library “Just Mercy” will be discussed by participants in the One Book, One Community book read at 7 p.m. Feb. 15, in the Kansas Room inside the Marion City Library. The public is invited to attend, whether they read the book or not. The discussion will address feelings and thoughts about the book, the author and […]

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Deaths (February 14, 2018)

◼ ANN BARTEL, 91, died Feb. 10 at Hillsboro Community Hospital. Celebration of Life Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro. Interment is 10 a.m. prior to the service at Durham Park cemetery, rural Durham. Family will receive guests from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. She was born Jan. […]

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Card Showers (February 14, 2018)

Card Showers (February 14, 2018)

Lucille Kerbs Card request for Lucille Kerbs’ 85th Lucille Kerbs of Tampa will celebrate her 85th birthday on Feb. 15. Her family requests a card shower in her honor. Lucille was born Feb. 15. 1933, to Paul and Carrie Gooding in Durham. She was married to the late Reuben Kerbs for 56 years, and she has lived all her adult […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 14, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We are unable to take anymore reservations for the Valentine’s Day meal at noon Feb. 14. Even though we can’t accept any other dine-in reservations, people can still get a meal at 11 a.m. Our sing-a-long is Thurs­day, Feb. 15, after lunch. We are working on fundraising ideas. One thought was having a St. Patrick’s Day meal, […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 7, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We hope everyone is enjoying this new month, and we hope to have wonderful weather this month. We also have meal tickets you can purchase that make a great gift for your loved ones for Valentines Day. We only have a few more spots for our Valentines dinner at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 14, so call soon. […]

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Daily Life (February 7, 2018)

Relay For Life plans to meet Feb. 13 Relay for Life of Marion County is hosting a planning and information meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, in the basement at St. Luke Hospi­tal, 535 S. Freeborn. The discussion will in­clude event kickoff, canned food drive, business sponsorships, and team and participant recruiting. Anyone interested in learning more about Relay […]

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Births (February 7, 2018)

Births (February 7, 2018)

James Cannata James Cannata Alex and Tara Cannata of Wichita announce the birth of their son, James Maxwell Cannata, born Jan. 9 in Wichita. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Max and Krista Heinrichs of Hillsboro. Great-grandparents are JoAnn Heinrichs and Allen Pankratz, both of Hillsboro. Paternal grandparents are Greg and Sally […]

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Birthdays (February 7, 2018)

Birthdays (February 7, 2018)

Mildred Hamm Mildred Hamm celebrated 80 years Mildred Hamm of Tampa celebrated her 80th birthday on Feb. 5. Family members Gus, Randy, Sharon, Dave, Payden, Ross and Lane wanted to thank her for being such a blessing to the family. Kenny Ollenburger Kenny Ollenburger Kenny Ollenburger turns 60 this week Kenny Ollenburger of Hillsboro will celebrate his 60th birthday, which […]

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Daily Life (January 31, 2018)

Extension offering health program Marion County K-State Research and Extension will be offering an eight-week program called, Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, which emphasizes simple strength-building exercises that will improve balance, health and state of mind. Instruction will be led by Tristen Cope of the Marion County K-State Research and Extension office, and Anne Pitts of the Harvey County K-State Research […]

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Births (January 31, 2018)

Births (January 31, 2018)

Presley James Vogts Todd and Kendall Vogts of Moundridge announce the birth of their daughter, on Sept. 7, 2017, in Hutch­in­son. She weighed 8 pounds and 11⁄2 ounces and was 21 inches long at birth. Maternal grandparents are Mike and Cindy Perry of Minneapolis and paternal grandparents are Steven and Karen Vogts of Canton.

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