Category: Daily Life

Free Concert on July 17

Free Concert on July 16 in Hillsboro Two’s a Crowd, a jazz duo featuring Westen Gehring on tenor sax and Tom Harder on fretless bass, will be playing from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, July 17 at Kliewer Plaza at Tabor, 311 East B. Starbucks will be open. Bring your own lawn chairs. Bring a mask and be sure to social […]

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DEATH: Charles “Charlie” John Naerebout, Jr.

DEATH: Charles “Charlie” John Naerebout, Jr.

Charles “Charlie” John Naerebout, Jr., 64, died after fighting a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, July 5, 2020. A private family service will be held. His family will gather with friends from 2-4 p.m. on Friday, July 17 at Yazel-Megli Funeral Home. Masks will be required. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or American Cancer […]

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DEATH: Jill Schierling

Jill Schierling, 62, Hillsboro, died June 21, 2020, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Committal service at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 26, 2020, at Gnadenau cemetery rural Hillsboro officiated by Pastor Gaylord Goertzen. Memorials to Kansas Heart Association in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, Kansas 67063. Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com. She was born on February […]

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DEATH: Victor J. Macari

Victor J. Macari, 83, Canton, died June 19, 2020, at Pine Village, Moundridge. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the Canton United Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Canton Township Cemetery. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, June 22, 2020, at the church. A memorial has been established […]

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DEATH: Joseph Kenneth Catron

Joseph Kenneth Catron, 38, died June 3, 2020, at his residence rural Hillsboro. Visitation and viewing will be from noon to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials suggested to Wichita Humane Society in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063. He was born November 27, 1981, in Wichita […]

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DEATH: Rosanne Kay (Froese) Krehbiel

Rosanne Kay (Froese) Krehbiel, 75, died May 22, 2020. A gathering of remembrance and visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Peterson Funeral Home in Newton, KS. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established with the Hesston Resource Center or New Hope Shelter in Newton in care of the funeral home. She was born […]

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Daily life news June 3

Blood Drive in Goessel on June 8 Much has changed in the last months, but one thing that is not different is the need for blood. You are urged to sign up to donate at Goessel Church from 1-6 p.m. on June 8. Go to redcrossblood.org to reserve a donation time. If you know someone who has never donated before, […]

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Lohrenz to celebrate 100th Birthday

Lohrenz to celebrate 100th Birthday

Rufus Lohrenz will celebrate his 100th birthday on May 23. To help him celebrate, his family is asking that everyone drive by where he lives at Parkside House 4 (in Hillsboro) on Saturday, May 23 from 4-5p.m. Please circle around the facility and drive-by in front of house 4 with a sign and your name written in large letters so […]

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HILLSBORO SENIOR CENTER If you need meals, call on Friday for the next week’s meals. Our number is 620-947-2304. —Brenda Moss, director WEDNESDAY, MAY 20 Pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, potato salad, fruit, milk THURSDAY, MAY 21 Closed FRIDAY, MAY 22 Closed MONDAY, MAY 25 Closed for Memorial Day TUESDAY, MAY 26 Chicken Alfredo, roasted zucchini, marinated tomato salad, fruit, […]

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Unruh to celebrate 65th Anniversary

Unruh to celebrate 65th Anniversary

The children of Ron & Dora Unruh are requesting a card shower in honor of their 65th wedding anniversary. Ron and Dora (Duerksen) were married on June 1, 1955, at the Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church near Goessel, KS. They made their home northwest of Durham and have lived and farmed in that area all of their life. Dora was also a […]

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