Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of Nov. 28, 2007)

Barkman to speak at Kiwanis meeting   The Hillsboro Kiwanis Club will meet at noon Tuesday, Dec. 4 at the city building. Lunch will be served by Fat N Sassy BBQ. Guest speaker Brent Barkman, president of Golden Heritage Foods, will speak about the company?s involvement with ?Bee Movie? that is currently in theaters. He plans to share a ?behind […]

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Happenings (Week of Nov. 21, 2007)

Alexanderfeld to hold benefit supper   The Alexanderfeld youth group will hold a benefit supper from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 at the Hillsboro Senior Center. Singing will begin at 8 p.m. Donations for the supper of grilled chicken, gourmet potatoes, French bread, salads, and dessert will go to the Children?s Home in Wichita. For more information, […]

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Church renovates newly acquired facility on C Street
Church renovates newly acquired facility on C Street

Church renovates newly acquired facility on C Street

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Family volunteers from North Carolina were hard at work last week helping Plato Shepherd (foreground), pastor of the Cottonwood Valley Independent Baptist Church, renovate its new meetingplace. The young church recently acquired the building on the 100 block of C Street, which was originally built as a drive-in restaurant and most recently housed Bartel Insurance Agency. Shepherd said he expected more volunteers to arrive later in the week from North Carolina, where he originates. His assistants pictured here include his son and grandsons.

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Happenings (Week of Nov. 14, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Nov. 14, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Nov. 14, 2007)

Karl Reimer to mark 100th birthday   ReimerKarl100thBirthday.jpg Karl C. Reimer will celebrate his 100th birthday with an open house from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24 at Bethesda Home. He requests no gifts.   ?   Muriel Christiansen to celebrate 90th   ChristiansenMurial.jpg Muriel Christiansen of Durham will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from […]

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Happenings (Week of Nov. 7, 2007)

No Learning in Retirement, Nov. 12   Tabor College ?60+? Learning in Retirement program will not meet Monday, Nov. 12. The next program will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, with Kansas Speaker of the House Melvin Neufeld at the Wohlge?muth Music Education Center at the college.   Chamber to host talent show, Feb. 18   The Hillsboro Chamber […]

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Happenings (Week of Oct. 31, 2007)

Strong City arts & crafts fair, Nov. 24   Strong City will hold its annual arts and crafts fair in conjunction with the Chase County Christmas celebration. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 at St. Anthony?s Hall. Tables aren?t limited to arts and crafts. To reserve a $10 table, contact Deanna Wessel at 620-273-6459 or email, deannawessel@sbcglobal.net. […]

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Memorial Field receives new grass seeding for spring
Memorial Field receives new grass seeding for spring

Memorial Field receives new grass seeding for spring

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Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Oct. 24, 2007)

Mary Franz Celebrates 101 years FranzMarie.jpg Mary Franz celebrated her 101st birthday with family members and Park Village residents Oct. 9 at Park Village. She was born Oct. 10, 1906, to Susie and Klaas Wiens of Hen?derson, Neb. In 1928, she was married to George Franz who predeceased her in 1980 after 52 years of marriage. She has three sons, […]

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Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)
Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)

Happenings (Week of Oct. 16, 2007)

Clara Bredemeier to celebrate 100 years   BredemeierClara.jpg Clara Bredemeier of Marion will celebrate her centennial birthday with God and worshippers at Valley United Methodist Church in Marion. Following the service she will share events of her life over dinner and a social gathering of immediate family members. She was born Oct. 23, 1907, to Susan Jane and William Hammer […]

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Happenings (Week of Oct. 10, 2007)

CDDO to meet Monday, Oct. 15   The Harvey-Marion County Community Developmental Disability Organization (CDDO) will meet at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15 in the Commun?ity Room at the Harvey County Courthouse. The meeting is open to the public.   Hearts for Him to perform Oct. 10   Hearts for Him, a nine-man singing group, will perform at 6:45 p.m. […]

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