Category: Daily Life

Daily Life News 12-18-19

The Hillsboro Convention and Visitor’s Bureau is hosting a Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt. Check out their ad in this week’s paper for the list. Or you can find it on their facebook. Complete your list and submit the completed entry to the city office dropbox by Jan. 1 2020. Two lucky entries will win $50 Chamber Bucks. Due to the […]

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Daily Life New Briefs 12-11

The Marion Co Dept on Aging has two opportunities for services to our county. We need volunteer drivers and volunteers to help us distribute commodities. Drivers use Dept on Aging van to transport individuals 60+ to appointments in county and out of the county. The commodity volunteers help us load cases of food, boxes of fruit and boxes of frozen […]

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Community News Briefs (10-30-19)

Young child screening on Nov 12 The public is invited to attend. A FREE screening for children birth through five years old will be held on Tuesday, November 12 in Marion. 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/language, and social/emotional. Vision and hearing […]

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Community News Briefs (10-23-19)

Hillsboro Fall Concert Oct 24 The Hillsboro Middle High School Vocal Department will be presenting their fall concert at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct 24 in the high school auditorium. The middle school choir, Concert Choir, and Spirit-N-Celebration will be performing. The public is invited to attend. Prescription drug enrollment The Marion Co Dept. on Aging is providing assistance to […]

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Community News Briefs

Government Commodities Government surplus commodities will arrive at senior centers in Marion County on Wednesday, Oct 16. Each site will distribute them according to their own schedule and may not distribute on the same day. Check with your local site for distribution schedule. Lehigh residents pick up commodities at Main St. Ministries in Hillsboro. Durham residents pick up commodities at […]

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Community News Briefs (10-9-19)

TEEN meeting held on Oct 16 The Technology Excellence in Education Network (TEEN) will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 16. The meeting will be held at the USD 410 District Office at 416 S. Date, Hillsboro, KS 67063. Government Commodities coming Government surplus commodities will arrive at senior centers in Marion County on Wednesday, Oct […]

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Deaths (10-9-19)

◼ Richard M. Vogts, 91, died October 3, 2019 at McPherson Hospital, McPherson. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Canton. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton. Memorials have been established with the […]

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Community News Briefs (10-2-19)

Local Author will share at workshop Immigrant in Peril–Transforming Family History and Genealogy to Narrative Storyline will be shared by author, Cheryl Clay at Creative Writers Fellowship at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, in the Hesston Public Library. This Historical Fiction is a life story of her family on land envisioned by Carl Tangeman. He immigrated from Prussia to […]

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Community News Briefs (9-24-19)

Mennonite Heritage Museum The stories of the “Seagoing Cowboys and Tractors to Poland” will be the topic of the Fall 2019 Heritage Lecture starting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Hear their stories of bringing cattle and tractors to a starving and war-torn Europe during the years of ’45-’47. The location is Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall. The […]

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Community News Briefs (9-18-19)

MCL to have Rare Books Program Rare Books Program will be held at the Marion City Library on Wednesday, Sept 18 at 7 p.m. in the Santa Fe Room. Lloyd Zimmer has more than 25 years of buying and selling rare and out of print books, maps, and collectibles. Mr. Zimmer will be available to offer general advice about what […]

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