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Brax, Heibert Exchange vows
Brax, Heibert Exchange vows

Brax, Heibert Exchange vows

BraxHiebertWedding.jpg Lynette Brax of Washington and Nathan Hiebert of Hillsboro were married at 6 p.m. on June 30, at the University Christian Church in Manhattan with Wade Graber and Russ Sizemore officiating. The bride is the daughter of Don and Kathy Brax of Washington. She is the granddaughter of Lucille McGuire of Onaga and Alice Brax of Lindsborg. The groom […]

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Loewen, Kroeker wed Aug. 11
Loewen, Kroeker wed Aug. 11

Loewen, Kroeker wed Aug. 11

KroekerLoewenWedding.jpg Lisa Loewen and Jeff Kroeker were married Aug. 11, in Henderson, Neb. The bride is the daughter of Harold and Darla Loewen of Carpenter, S.D. The groom is the son of Don and Sandy Kroeker of Henderson. The bride is pursuing a master?s degree in vocal performance at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. The groom graduated from Central […]

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Happenings (Week of Sept. 19, 2007)

Alpha Omega to hold silent auction The Alpha Omega Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met Sept. 8 at the Wiebe Media Center at Hillsboro High School. The next meeting will be Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Wiebe Media Center, and will include the annual silent auction, which is used to fund scholarships for women in Marion County who […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of Sept. 19, 2007)

Greetings from the Hillsboro Senior Center.

After lunch on Thursday, Sept. 20, we will show ?The Titanic?s Last Hero.? On Monday, Sept. 24, join us for our Birthday Dinner. Carla Koslowsky will play piano after lunch. J. Robert Brookens will address Estate Planning, Part 2 on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Games, Gab & Goodies will be held for the women on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

A big thank you to our weekly volunteers: Irma Groening, Irma Koop, Frieda Birkle, Marcella Mohn, Eunice Matz, Carol Unruh, Mariann Unruh, Nellie Penner and Bud and Gladys Buller.

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Deaths (Week of Sept. 19, 2007)

Alice Harms, 79   Alice F. Harms, 79, homemaker, died Sept. 12 at her home in Parsons. The funeral was held Sept. 18 at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro. She was buried at Grace Hill Cemetery east of Newton. She was born Nov. 20, 1927, to Peter D. and Mary (Funk) Pankratz in Hillsboro. On Aug. 3, 1952, she was […]

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Birth- John Herron

Jim and Diane Herron of Topeka announce the birth of a son, John Gabriel, born Aug. 31 at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. He weighed 7 pound, 1 ounce and was 19 1⁄2 inches long. He has two brothers, Andrew, 6, and Peter, 4, and a sister, Maria, 1 1⁄2. Grandparents are Jerry and Jeanne Rziha of Tampa and Floyd […]

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Anniversaries (Week of Sept. 12, 2007)
Anniversaries (Week of Sept. 12, 2007)

Anniversaries (Week of Sept. 12, 2007)

Klassens to mark 50th anniversary   Klassen50thAnnivNow.jpg Klassen50thAnnivThen.jpg Paul and Joanne (Dvorak) Klassen of rural Lehigh will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14 at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro. The Klassens were married Oct. 25, 1957, in Denver, Colo. They have three children, Perry and Donna Klassen […]

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Engagement- Hein, Baum plan Sept. 22nd wedding
Engagement- Hein, Baum plan Sept. 22nd wedding

Engagement- Hein, Baum plan Sept. 22nd wedding

AHein-GBaumEng.jpg Andrea Hein and Greg Baum announce their engagement and approaching marriage. Their parents are Norma and Jim Hein of Valley Center and Carol and Ted Baum of Wichita. The bride-elect is a relocation coordinator at OK Transfer & Storage in Wichita. The groom-to-be is a warehouse manager at OK Transfer & Storage. The couple will be married Sept. 22 […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of September 12, 2007)

Greetings from the Hillsboro Senior Center. We hope you make it a point to join us for food, fun and fellowship this week!

Join
us Thursday, Sept. 13, as Nancy Pihl shares with us about Trans Fats
after lunch. Tuesday, Sept. 18 is the Senior Fair in Salina from 8 to 4
p.m. You may register by calling 1-800-432-2703. The cost is $14, or
$16 at the door, and includes lunch. Wednesday, Sept. 19 is our Carry
in Meal. Carol Abrahams of the Et Cetera Shop will share with us after
lunch and Dr. Zafal will check hearing at 11:15 a.m. on a first come,
first serve basis. Have a great week!

A big thank you to our
weekly volunteers: Lois Nuss, Carol Hicks, Irma Groening, Irma Koop,
JoAnne Faurot, Carol Ollenburger, Margaret Funk, Darlene Matz, Mariann
Unruh and Mildred Jantz.

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Happenings (Week of September 12, 2007)

Library accepting book donations   The Hillsboro Public Library is accepting book donations for its upcoming book sale at the end of September. Only books in good condition will be accepted. Popular items include children?s books, Westerns and cookbooks. Proceeds from the book sale will help purchase new materials for the library. For more information, contact the library at 620-947-3827. […]

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