Category: Daily Life

Births (Week of April 18, 2007)
Births (Week of April 18, 2007)

Births (Week of April 18, 2007)

Mathias Hurst   hurstmathias baby.jpg Mike and Karla Hurst of Hillsboro announce the birth of a son, Mathias John, born April 5 at home. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 20 inches long. He joins sisters Ruth, 9, and Anna, 5. Grandparents are Lyle and JoAnne Faurot and John and Cathryn Hurst, all of Hillsboro.   Hunter Diller […]

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Happenings (Week of April 11, 2007)
Happenings (Week of April 11, 2007)

Happenings (Week of April 11, 2007)

Hillsboro library book group to meet

Hillsboro Public
Library?s book discussion group will meet at 9 a.m. Friday, April 13,
in the Hillsboro City Building to discuss ?The Art of Mending? by
Elizabeth Berg.

Copies are available for checkout in large print, regular print and audiobook.

It is not necessary to have read the book to participate.

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Senior Scribbles (Week of April 11, 2007)

Rose Vinduska will share about Prairie View services for the elderly on
Thursday, April 12, at the Hillsboro Senior Center. The center will
also celebrate National Licorice Day with some fun facts and Twizzlers.

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Engagements (Week of  April 11, 2007)
Engagements (Week of April 11, 2007)

Engagements (Week of April 11, 2007)

rachelfooteengaged.jpg Foote, Baccus plan April 27 wedding Rachel Foote of Bethany, Okla., and Jacob Baccus of Clinton, Okla., together with their parents, announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Howard and Mary Foote of Bethany. She graduated in 2003 from Corn Bible Academy and in 2007 from Tabor College in Hillsboro. Her fiance is the […]

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Goessel FCCLA members attend state leadership showcase

The Goessel High School chapter of Family, Career, and Community Leaders of Amer?ica attended the FCCLA State Leader?ship Showcase in Wichita April 2-3. The conference offered members the opportunity to gain recognition, become inspired by motivational speakers, and network with other members across the state. Recognition opportunities included STAR Events (Students Taking Action with Recogni?tion), in which members plan, carry […]

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Luna awarded by administrators

Centre senior Alyssa Luna has received the Dale Dennis Excellence in Education award, sponsored by United School Administrators of Kansas. Recipients of this award are identified as individuals who have displayed the citizenship, community and school service, scholarship and common-sense characteristics that make them a quality individual.

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Deaths (Week of April 11, 2007)

Danny Ellis Danny L. Ellis, 43, truck driver, died April 8 in Florence. The service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, at Florence United Methodist Church with Beth Ann Black officiating. Burial is at Hillcrest Cemetery in Florence. He was born Sept. 21, 1963, to Leonard and Sharon (Welch) Ellis in Liberal. He is survived by his father, […]

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Births (Week of April 11, 2007)
Births (Week of April 11, 2007)

Births (Week of April 11, 2007)

Kaitlynn Bina kaitlynnbinabirth.jpg Jeff and Terri Bina of Marion announce the birth of a daughter, Kaitlynn Terese, born March 13. She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 inches long. She joins siblings Justin, 10, Brendon, 8, and Quinten, 3 1/2. Grandparents are Ladd and Luci Helmer and Dean and Pat Bina, all of Marion. Great-grandparents are Eldena Helmer […]

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Friesen, Funks reel in whoppin? catch
Friesen, Funks reel in whoppin? catch

Friesen, Funks reel in whoppin? catch

friesenhawaiiantrip.jpg Courtesy photo Andy Friesen, grandson Jordan Funk and son-in-law Wendell Funk show off the 9-foot, 126 1/2-pound blue marlin they caught on a recent fishing trip off the coast of Kona, Hawaii. It took 45 minutes to reel in the fish.

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

Happenings (Week of April 4, 2007)

Various events and news items in the Free Press readership area.

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