Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (February 28, 2018)

Daddy Olympics Saturday, March 3 The Marion County Parents as Teachers and Marion County Head Start are hosting “Daddy Olympics” from 9:30-11:30 a.m. March 3 at the Marion Aquatic Center and Sports Complex, 104 N. Thorp. The event is open to all children ages birth to 5 years old, and games and swimming will be come-and-go. Children can bring their […]

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Engagement (February 28, 2018)

Engagement (February 28, 2018)

Thiessen, Lonberger plan June wedding Linden and Dorie Thies­­sen of rural Hillsboro and Charles and Lara Lon­berger of Minneapolis announce the engagement of their children, Kenton Lonberger and Taylor Thiessen, both of Lincoln. The bride-to-be attended Hillsboro High School and Crave Beauty Academy. She is a preschool teacher at Ellsworth Childcare and Learning Center. The future groom attended Minneapolis High […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 28, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We want to thank everyone for understanding we where closed two days last week during the icy wea­ther. Anytime USD 410 is closed because of winter weather, the senior center will be closed, too. We do put it on all three local television stations, but they run the schools first, and then the stations show the business. […]

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Deaths (February 28, 2018)

◼ CHARLOTTE DAWSON, 90, of Clements, died Feb. 20 at St. Luke Living Center at Marion. Private graveside services were Feb. 26 at Clements Cemetery. She was born Aug. 15, 1927, to Edward Breese Thurston and Osha (Jack) Thurston at Elmdale. On July 31, 1944, she was married to Carl Junior Dawson, who predeceased her. Survivors include sons Kenneth Carl […]

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Daily Life (February 21, 2018)

Daddy Olympics Saturday, March 3 The Marion County Parent as Teachers and Marion County Head Start are hosting a “Daddy Olympics,” from 9:30-11:30 a.m. March 3 at the Marion Aquatic Center and Sports Complex, 104 N. Thorp. The event is open to all children ages birth to 5 years old, and games and swimming will be come-and-go. Children can bring […]

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Senior Scribbles (February 21, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We want to thank everyone who came to our Val­entine dinner. We had a great turnout. Haris Zafar will be here at 11 a.m. Wednesday to do hearing aid checks. Show and Tell is Friday, Feb. 21, and if someone plans to participate, bring something to show. Our birthday dinner is at noon, Monday, Feb. 26, and […]

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Deaths (February 21, 2018)

◼ ARLINE M. BACHMAN, 88, died Feb. 17 at Schowalter Villa, Hesston. The service is at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 22, at Hesston Mennonite Church in Hess­ton. Burial will be at a later date in West Zion Cemetery, Moundridge. Visitation with family is from 6-7:30 p.m., Feb. 21, at the Schowalter Villa Chapel, Hesston. She was born Nov. 2, 1929, […]

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Daily Life (February 14, 2018)

Book discussion at Marion library “Just Mercy” will be discussed by participants in the One Book, One Community book read at 7 p.m. Feb. 15, in the Kansas Room inside the Marion City Library. The public is invited to attend, whether they read the book or not. The discussion will address feelings and thoughts about the book, the author and […]

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Deaths (February 14, 2018)

◼ ANN BARTEL, 91, died Feb. 10 at Hillsboro Community Hospital. Celebration of Life Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro. Interment is 10 a.m. prior to the service at Durham Park cemetery, rural Durham. Family will receive guests from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. She was born Jan. […]

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Card Showers (February 14, 2018)

Card Showers (February 14, 2018)

Lucille Kerbs Card request for Lucille Kerbs’ 85th Lucille Kerbs of Tampa will celebrate her 85th birthday on Feb. 15. Her family requests a card shower in her honor. Lucille was born Feb. 15. 1933, to Paul and Carrie Gooding in Durham. She was married to the late Reuben Kerbs for 56 years, and she has lived all her adult […]

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