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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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Happenings (Week of May 9, 2007)

Hillsboro library book group to meet   The Hillsboro Public Library book discussion group will meet at 9 a.m. Friday, May 11, in the City Building meeting room. The book for this month is ?The Persian Pickle Club? by Sandra Dallas. It is not necessary to have read the book to come to the meeting. Museum friends plan lawn concert […]

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Weddings?Dowell, Trip wed March 10 in Canton
Weddings?Dowell, Trip wed March 10 in Canton

Weddings?Dowell, Trip wed March 10 in Canton

DowellTrippWedding.jpg Amber Lee Dowell and David Malcolm Tripp were united in marriage on March 10 at Canton United Methodist Church with Richard Brooks officiating the double ring ceremony. Weddings

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Senior Scribbles (Week of May 9, 2007)

A Mother?s Day meal will be held Friday, May 11, at the Hillsboro Senior Center. Bring your favorite memories and pictures of your mother to share.

National Receptionists? Day is Monday, May 14.

A show-and-tell will be held after lunch Tuesday, May 15.

Haris Zafar will check and clean hearing aids at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 16. Following the noon carry-in meal, Sheila Schmitt, associate professor of piano and piano pedagogy at Tabor College, will give a piano performance.

The center will hold a fund-raising garage sale and silent auction June 8 and 9. The center is looking for donated clothes, household items, small appliances and miscellaneous items, which may be dropped off at the front entryway. Profits will be used for ongoing expenses.

Those who would like to begin receiving the monthly newsletter can call 947-2304 or stop by the center.

A big thank-you to our weekly volunteers: Jeri Klose, Frieda Birkle, Irma Koop, Irma Groening, Shirley Weibert, Beryl Steiner, Margaret Funk, Carol Unruh, Mildred Jantz, Mariann Unruh.

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Anniversaries-Christensens near 50th Anniversary
Anniversaries-Christensens near 50th Anniversary

Anniversaries-Christensens near 50th Anniversary

ChristensenThen Anniv.jpg ChristensenNow Anniv.jpg Eugene and Marge Christ?ensen of Marion will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. Eugene and the former Marion Regier were married May 19, 1957, at the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Marion. Hosts will be their children, Tim and […]

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Deaths (Week of May 9, 2007)

Robert Alkire   Robert Alkire, 75, retired employee of City of Florence maintenance department, died May 4 at Newton Medical Center. The service was held May 8 at the Christian Church of Florence with Roger Scantlin officiating. He was born Sept. 14, 1931, to Ambrose and Eva Coffman Alkire in Stella, Neb. He is survived by two sons, William of […]

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Births (Week of May 9, 2007)
Births (Week of May 9, 2007)

Births (Week of May 9, 2007)

Evelyn Hanschu HanschuEvelynBirth-DSCF1047.JPG Jeff and Julie Hanschu of McPherson announce the birth of a daughter, Evelyn Marie, born May 4 at Salina Regional Medical Center. She weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. She joins brother Benjamin, 2 1/2. Grandparents are Lyle and Carol Hanschu of Lost Springs and Rich and Jan Hilgers of Ogallah. Great-grandparents are […]

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Legion honors long-time members
Legion honors long-time members

Legion honors long-time members

AmericanLegionMen.JPG (Pictured from left) Eldon Beneke, Wesley Fenske and Leland Chizek were recognized in a dinner meeting April 16 at Stone City Cafe in Marion with 60-year membership certificates and pins by the Gilbert-Poppe American Legion Post No. 347 of Lincolnville. Also receiving recognition but not present at the meeting were Lloyd Pagenkopf and Jim Ronsick. (Click image to enlarge)

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Happenings (Week of May 2, 2007)

Chat and Dine plans May 5 potluck Marion County Lake residents past and present will have their monthly Chat and Dine potluck meeting at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the South Lake Hall. Hillsboro bands, choirs plan concerts The Hillsboro middle and high school bands, directed by Gregg Walker, and choirs, directed by Lynn Just, will be presenting their […]

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Senior Scribbles (Week of May 2, 2007)

The Hillsboro Senior Center will observe the National Day of Prayer on
Thursday, May 3. Sharon Ressler will speak on ?Grieving the Loss of a
Spouse.?

A craft activity titled ?April Showers?May Flowers? will take place at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 7.

Mary
McFadden will give foot care by appointment from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8. Former teachers will be recognized for National
Teacher?s Day.

Those who would like to begin receiving the monthly newsletter can call 947-2304 or stop by the center.

A
big thank-you to our weekly volunteers: Louise Rahe, Mildred Jantz,
JoAnne Faurot, Irma Groening, Lois Nuss, Carol Ollenburger, Frances
Rempel, Bonnie Funk, Amanda McDonald, Mariann Unruh.

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