Category: Daily Life

Births (Week of May 30, 2007)

Alyera Koehn Jaran and Chelsea Koehn of Greensburg announce the birth of a daughter, Alyera Grace, born May 22 at Pratt Regional Medical Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Kevin and Tracy Leffler of Canton, the late Mark Cramer and Troy and Cherri Koehn of Inman. Great-grandparents are Jerry and Marjorie […]

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Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)
Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)

Anniversaries (Week of May 30, 2007)

35smith_royal_now.jpg 35smith_royal_then.jpg Smiths celebrating 50th anniversary Royal and Mary (Sangwin) Smith will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. They were married June 2, 1957, in White City. Hosts are their children, Craig of Ozawkie, Jandee Moore and Jaella Hett of Marion […]

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Engagement- Boese, Anderson to wed Aug. 18
Engagement- Boese, Anderson to wed Aug. 18

Engagement- Boese, Anderson to wed Aug. 18

BoeseAndersonEngage.jpg Click image to enlarge. Jacey Boese of Newton and Darren Anderson of Galva announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Alan and Sharon Boese of Lehigh. She graduated from Hillsboro High School and from Bethel College in December 2003. She is a student at Newman University. Her fiance is the son of Frank and […]

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HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B
HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B

HHS Class of ?57 celebrates 50th reunion at new B&B

Classof57reunion006.jpg Click image to enlarge. The Hillsboro High School Class of ?57 enjoyed their 50-year reunion with a dinner Friday, May 25, at the new Milk & Honey Bed & Breakfast located 3? miles east of Hillsboro. Their festivities continued with golf on Saturday morning, a float in the Folk Festival Parade in the afternoon, the all-school reunion at the […]

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Happenings

Prairie Days event at Maxwell refuge   Maxwell Wildlife Refuge, located six miles north of Canton, will hold its 19th annual Prairie Days event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2, and Sunday, June 3. The event includes buffalo tours every hour, stagecoach rides, mountain men camps and traders, early-day Kansas demonstrations, baby calf viewings, wildflower and bird […]

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Happenings (Week of May 23, 2007)

Memorial Day at Memorial Park   Memorial Day services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 28, at Memorial Park in Hillsboro, hosted by the American Legion Hillsboro Post No. 366. Speaker will be Kansas Sen. Vicki Schmidt of the 20th District. A $10 steak dinner will follow at noon in the Legion ballroom.   Book signing at Marion […]

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Births (Week of May 23, 2007)
Births (Week of May 23, 2007)

Births (Week of May 23, 2007)

Cassidy Bernhardt   BernhardtCassidy birth.JPG Click image to enlarge   Kelly and Brenda Bernhardt of Marion announce the birth of a daughter, Cassidy Michelle, born May 1 at Newton Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. She joins sisters Cheyenne, 5, and Callie, 3. Grandparents are LaVerne and Janice Stika of Herington and Jim […]

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Deaths (Week of May 23, 2007)

Ella Becker   Ella Becker, 93, former owner of Lighthouse Christian Book and Gift Store, died May 13 in Hillsboro. The service was held May 17 at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro with pastor Dave Plett officiating. Burial was at Schartner Cemetery in Marion, S.D. She was born May 14, 1913, to Abraham and Helena (Unruh) Unruh in Dolton, S.D. […]

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Weddings- Moffitt, Craft marry March 17
Weddings- Moffitt, Craft marry March 17

Weddings- Moffitt, Craft marry March 17

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Melissa Ann Moffitt and Shaun Robert Craft were married March 17 at Prince of Peace Parish in Olathe, with Father Frank Burger officiating.

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Anniversaries-Hieberts celebrating 50th anniversary

Donald E. and Jane Hiebert of rural Newton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, May 27, at the 1904 Preparatory School in Goessel. Donald E. Hiebert and Jane Klassen were married May 25, 1957, at the First Presbyterian Church in Halstead. He is a lifelong farmer and she is […]

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