Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of July 18, 2007)

Quilt drawing for Relay fund-raiser The American Cancer Society Relay for Life in Marion County will be held from 6 p.m. July 20 to 6 a.m. July 21 at Tabor College?s Reimer Field in Hillsboro. The Relay Committee fund-raiser is a quilt made by Kesslers Kreations that will be on display in public places throughout the county until the relay. […]

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Happenings (Week of July 11, 2007)

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Warkentin descendants celebrate senior generation
Warkentin descendants celebrate senior generation

Warkentin descendants celebrate senior generation

WarkentinReunionP6262282.JPG Click image to enlarge The four living children of G.M. and Helena Warkentin were honored at a reunion of descendants Tuesday evening, June 26, at Parkview Church in Hillsboro. The children are (from left) Ruth Wenger, 90, Mary Thiessen, 98, Lydia McDonald, 92, and Helen, who was observing her 93rd birthday. With them are Helen?s husband Ike Thiessen, 95, […]

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Happenings (Week of July 4, 2007)
Happenings (Week of July 4, 2007)

Happenings (Week of July 4, 2007)

Card shower request for Vinduska?s 101st Amelia Vinduska will celebrate her 101st birthday July 10. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 258, Marion KS 66861. Marion library plans July 13 party Marion City Library will be holding a party to celebrate the end of its summer reading program at 7 p.m. July 13 at the Marion City […]

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Happenings (Week of June 27, 2007)

Festivities July 3 at Schaeffler House   U.S. Congressman Jerry Moran will be the keynote speaker at this year?s Fourth of July festivities from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. July 3 at the Schaeffler House Museum in Hillsboro. The evening?s entertainment will also include patriotic music on the east porch of the Schaeffler House. Kansas Rep. Don Dahl will read […]

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Patriot Guard sends Zeiler for Iraq tour
Patriot Guard sends Zeiler for Iraq tour

Patriot Guard sends Zeiler for Iraq tour

DavidZeilerSendoffP6081719.JPG Photos by Kattie King / Free Press. Click images to enlarge. DavidZeilerSendoffP6081714.JPG David Zeiler (top photo, wearing light short-sleeved shirt) is surrounded by members of the Patriot Guard who organized a surprise sendoff for the Herington resident on Friday. Zeiler, a member of American Legion Post 366 in Hillsboro, will be leaving for his first tour of duty in […]

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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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