Category: Daily Life

Happenings (Week of August 29, 2007)
Happenings (Week of August 29, 2007)

Happenings (Week of August 29, 2007)

Intermediate-level aerobics offered   The Hillsboro Recreation Commission and Melanie Johnson will be offering an aerobic class for the intermediate-level participant who is looking for a fun and challenging workout. The format will vary from standard hi/low impact aerobics, step aerobics, kickboxing, strength training and circuit/interval style classes. The emphasis will be overall wellness, safety and enjoyment of exercise. Classes […]

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Happenings (Week of August 22, 2002)

LTCU to hold fundraiser Aug. 23   The Hillsboro Long Term Care Unit will hold a fundraiser meal from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Hillsboro Farmer?s Market. In addition to the meal, raffle tickets will be sold for a 50-year-old antique tablecloth as well as a crochet doily. Funds raised from the event will go […]

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Happenings (Week of August 15, 2007)

Blood drive scheduled for Aug. 17? A Red Cross blood drive is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17 at United Methodist Church, 905 E. D St., Hillsboro. Walk-in donors are welcome, but those with appointments will have first priority. To make an appointment, call 1-800-GIVE LIFE. Child development screening Aug. 21 A free screening for children […]

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Hillsboro Class of 1997
Hillsboro Class of 1997

Hillsboro Class of 1997

1997HHSClassReunion.jpg Click image to enlarge The Hillsboro High School Class of 1997 met July 14 at the Hillsboro Scout House for a 10-year class reunion. It was a casual event with a BBQ pork sandwich meal and time to get reacquainted. The event was organized by Jessi (Thurston) Weisbeck and Keli Chisholm. Back row: (l-r) Jessi (Thurston) Weisbeck, Marc Schroeder, Eric […]

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Happenings (Week of August 8, 2007)

Book group to meet Friday at library   Hillsboro Public Library?s book discussion group will meet at 9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10 at the public library. The discussion will cover ?The Kite Runner? by Khaled Hosseini. It is not necessary to have read the book to attend the meeting. For more information contact 947-3827. State fair to host BBQ lamb […]

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Welcome home for local Guardsmen
Welcome home for local Guardsmen

Welcome home for local Guardsmen

SimonMakovecP7252456.jpg Click image to enlarge Dale Makovec (left) helps hold the banner presented to his son Simon as part of a ?welcome home? for four local members of the Kansas National Guard Unit that recently returned from combat duty in Iraq. The presentations were made at a ceremony hosted by American Legion Post 366 in Hillsboro following the Marion County […]

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One big melon
One big melon

One big melon

DonaldEwertCantaloupeP1010012.jpg Donald Ewert holds a cantalope that weighed in at 14.3 pounds. Ewert harvested the large melon from his cantalope patch located northwest of Durham. He said he has been planting cantalopes for about 10 years, and this one is the biggest he?s ever grown?or seen, for that matter.

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Happenings (Week of August 1, 2007)

Card request for Bob Delk?s 85th   The family of E.R. ?Bob? Delk requests a card shower to celebrate his 85th birthday Aug. 7. Cards may be sent to 1302 Mustang Road, Marion, KS 66861.   Holy Transfiguration extends invitation   Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Christian Church invites all to join in celebrating Feast Day Aug. 5-6. The church is located […]

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Happenings (Week of July 25, 2007)

Local theater group to meet Aug. 9   The meeting of the Marion County Community Theatre Co. will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, in the Marion Municipal Building. Anyone from the county who wishes to join this group is welcome to come to the meeting. For more information, call Margo Yates at 620-382-3425, Jami Williams at 620-382-3703 […]

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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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