Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of June 20, 2007)
Happenings (Week of June 20, 2007)

Happenings (Week of June 20, 2007)

Lincolnville meeting June 21 about park A public meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Lincolnville City Hall to discuss improvements to the Lincolnville ball diamond and park. For more information, call Dawn Kaiser at 620-924-5574. Red Cross to hold blood drive June 22 An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 2 p.m. […]

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Farmers? market project leader stops in
Farmers? market project leader stops in

Farmers? market project leader stops in

Farmers Market.jpg Click image to enlarge. Jerry Jost (center), coordinator of the Kansas Rural Center?s ?Grow Your Own Farmers? Market Project,? visits the Hillsboro Farmers? Market Thursday. The project guides individuals in developing a business plan for a successful farmers? market, cultivating mentoring relationships to build stronger market leadership and holding annual conferences to provide information and training on better […]

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Happenings (Week of June 13, 2007)

Lions clubs to serve SightFirst II supper   The Hillsboro Leo Club, Evening Lions Club and Noon Lions Club will serve a fund-raiser meal from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at the Farmers? Market outside the Schaeffler House in Hillsboro. The meal will benefit the Lions Campaign SightFirst II, a program conducted by the Lions Clubs International […]

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Happenings (Week of June 6, 2007)

Free lunch for school-age kids on Wednesdays this summer!

Kids are invited to Main Street Ministries, 415 S. Main, Hillsboro, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. this Wednesday for free pizza, activities and a three-on-three basketball tournament.

Other weeks will also feature live music, games, contests, water balloons and more.

If you need a ride, call 947-3393.

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HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B
HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B

HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B

Classof57reunion006.jpg Click image to enlarge. The Hillsboro High School Class of ?57 enjoyed their 50-year reunion with a dinner Friday, May 25, at the new Milk & Honey Bed & Breakfast located 3? miles east of Hillsboro. Their festivities continued with golf on Saturday morning, a float in the Folk Festival Parade in the afternoon, the all-school reunion at the […]

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Happenings

Prairie Days event at Maxwell refuge   Maxwell Wildlife Refuge, located six miles north of Canton, will hold its 19th annual Prairie Days event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2, and Sunday, June 3. The event includes buffalo tours every hour, stagecoach rides, mountain men camps and traders, early-day Kansas demonstrations, baby calf viewings, wildflower and bird […]

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Happenings (Week of May 23, 2007)

Memorial Day at Memorial Park   Memorial Day services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 28, at Memorial Park in Hillsboro, hosted by the American Legion Hillsboro Post No. 366. Speaker will be Kansas Sen. Vicki Schmidt of the 20th District. A $10 steak dinner will follow at noon in the Legion ballroom.   Book signing at Marion […]

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McLinden seeks rodeo crown
McLinden seeks rodeo crown

McLinden seeks rodeo crown

McLindenLauren.jpg Click image to enlarge Lauren McLinden, 11-year-old daughter of Chuck and Lori McLinden of Marion, will compete in the Flint Hills Rodeo Princess contest at Strong City June 1-3. Contestants will be judged on public introduction, personal interview, horsemanship pattern, princess run and horsemanship interview. Winners will be announced during the Saturday night performance. Lauren is a member of […]

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Happenings (Week of May 16, 2007)

Water-safety day at Marion Reservoir   The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, Marion County Sheriff?s Department, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be hosting a day of water safety awareness and courtesy boat inspections at the following boat ramps at Marion Reservoir from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19: Marion Cove, Hillsboro Cove, Cottonwood Point and […]

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Junior Scouts learn dog tips from 4-Hers
Junior Scouts learn dog tips from 4-Hers

Junior Scouts learn dog tips from 4-Hers

Girlscouts.jpg Click image to enlarge ?Members of the Marion Junior Girl Scout Troop 58 pose with members of the Marion County 4-H Dog Project after the Scouts watched a demonstration by 4-Hers Lauren Geis, Lisa Geis and Lauren McLinden about dog care and training March 27 at the Marion County Fairgrounds in Hillsboro. The three girls talked about obedience, showmanship […]

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