Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of March 26, 2008)

Open house for Lorene Jost?s 90th   An open house reception will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, March 28 at the Park Village Congregate in honor of Lorene Jost?s 90th birthday.   Kindergarten screening, USD 410   Hillsboro Unified School District 410 will hold kindergar?ten screening on April 3 and 4. Children must be 5 years […]

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Happenings (Week of March 19, 2008)

Dental seminar set for March 26 Brian Kynaston and Austin Babcock from Hillsboro Dental Care will present a seminar on dentures and implant stabilization at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, at Parkside Homes in the Con?gregate Building. The seminar is free and open to the public. Dad and daughter evening April 12 Heartland Pregnancy Care Center of Newton is presenting […]

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Marion boy made honorary member of Legion Post 22
Marion boy made honorary member of Legion Post 22

Marion boy made honorary member of Legion Post 22

DylanCarpenter.jpg Dylan Carpenter holds the certificate and patch he received March 4 from the James William Meisse Post 22 American Legion Riders making him an honorary member of Post 22 for the 2007-8 year. Pictured with him are (from left) his grandfather, Gerald Carpenter of Cedar Point, and his parents, Diane and Todd Carpenter of Marion. Dylan received the recognition […]

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Seven local Lions receive organizations highest honor
Seven local Lions receive organizations highest honor

Seven local Lions receive organizations highest honor

LionsClubAwardsP3106850.jpg Seven Lions Club members from Hillsboro received the Melvin Jones Fellow, the highest honor bestowed by the organization, on Monday, March 10, at the Hillsboro United Methodist Church. Pictured from left are Lloyd Funk, Jim Peters, Norma J. Cabeen, Bob Hein, John Unruh, Tonja Wienck and Kermit Ratzlaff. The award recognizes for the efforts of the members on behalf […]

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Happenings (Week of March 12, 2008)

Kindergarten round-up, USD 408 Marion-Florence Unified School District 408 will hold Kindergarten Round-Up March 24 at Marion Elementary School. Children must be 5 years old by Aug. 31 in order to enroll. Parents who wish to enroll kindergartners in the fall must call Deb Shipman at the elementary school, 382-3771 or 1-800-498-2014 to make an appointment. Kindergarten screening, USD 410 […]

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With the ?8 Wonders of Kansas? announced, the Kansas Sampler Foundation is ready to start the search

With the ?8 Wonders of Kansas? announced, the Kansas Sampler Foundation is ready to start the search for the 8 Wonders of Kansas Architecture. KSF, a non-profit organization with headquarters in Inman, bases much of its work to educate the public about Kansas on eight elements of rural culture: architecture, art, commerce, cuisine, customs, geography, history and people. The ?8 […]

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Happenings (Week of March 5, 2008)

Hillsboro Legion to celebrate birthday March is birthday month for the American Legion and Post#366 of Hillsboro will celebrate from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 9 at the Legion Post. Members are invited and snacks will be furnished by the Hillsboro Legion Auxiliary. Post office to hold appreciation day The Hillsboro Post Office will hold a Customer Appreciation […]

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Kiwanis funds Big Brothers, Big Sisters
Kiwanis funds Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Kiwanis funds Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Kiwanas-pic.jpg Hillsboro Kiwanis Club presented a $250 donation to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Marion County. Pictured are Jackie Rice, BBBSMC executive director, as she receives the check from Bryce Wichert, Kiwanis treasurer. BBBSMC serves many children in the area, but others still wait to be matched with a mentor. If interested in volunteering, contact Rice at 620-382-3800.

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Happenings (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)
Happenings (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)

Happenings (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)

Tampa community groups to meet Tampa Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Tampa Senior Center. A Tampa Community Association meeting will be held at 7 p.m. after the Lions Club meeting. Tampa Lion?s Club to hold pancake feed The Tampa Lion?s Club will hold its annual pancake and sausage feed from 4 p.m. to […]

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Happenings (Week of Feb. 20, 2008)

Soup dinner set for Kaiser family   A soup benefit dinner for the Stephen Kaiser family is planned from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Lincolnville Community Center. Stephen Kaiser, a sophomore at Centre High School, was in a car accident south of Burdick Jan. 9 and was air-lifted from the crash site to Wesley Medical […]

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