Category: Daily Life

Senior Scribbles (December 6, 2017)

hillsboro senior center We hope you’re getting ready for the holidays. We have meal tickets you can purchase; they make a great gift for loved ones. Call 620-947-2304 for more information. We will have a make-up meal for being closed Friday Nov. 24. We will be serving breakfast burritos at 10 a.m. Dec. 9. You can use your meal tickets […]

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Deaths (December 6, 2017)

• larry g. bartel, 71, of Hillsboro and owner of Bartel Construction, died Dec. 1 at Salina Regional Medical Center in Salina. Celebration of life service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church and officiated by pastor Brian Allen. Burial will be in French Creek Cemetery rural Hillsboro. Family will receive guests from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday […]

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Daily Life (November 29, 2017)

Santa to visit kids Dec. 3 in Tampa Santa Claus is planning a visit to Tampa and will arrive at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at the Tampa Com­munity Building. The public is invited to visit with him. Holiday craft night offered Dec. 8 The Hillsboro Recreation Commission will host a Christmas Craft Night, led by Greta Wiebe and Dana […]

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Deaths (November 29, 2017)

• Dale bentley, 70, a farm operator, died Nov. 21 in Hillsboro. A private family service is planned. He was born April 1, 1947, to Roy and Besie Mae Hen­son Bentley at Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include sisters Betty Joe Swayze of Lincoln­ville and Aldean Varguss of California. No memorial was designated. Jost Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. […]

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Senior Scribbles (November 29, 2018)

hillsboro senior center We hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving as we get ready for December. If anyone needs a gift idea, we have meal tickets you can purchase for your loved ones. They make a great gift. We also have a raffle fundraiser for our senior center. You can purchase a raffle ticket for $10 and all proceeds go […]

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Daily Life (November 22, 2017)

Marion library to host Santa and wife Marion City Library will host a come-and-go with Santa and Mrs. Claus between 10-11:30 a.m. Satur­day, Dec. 2. The public can visit with Santa and have cookies, cocoa and Christmas stories, and complete a craft if they choose. Parents as Teachers will be helping the children with their activities. Bring your children’s letters […]

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Senior Scribbles (November 22, 2017)

hillsboro senior center We thank everyone who came to our Thanksgiving meal; we had a great turn­out. Want to let everyone know you can call in by 10 a.m. now for a meal. We decided to change it to give people more time to call. You can also leave a message on our answering machine. We also hope you will […]

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Deaths (November 22, 2017)

• JOHN EDWARD KNAAK SR., 79, former owner and manager of the Ben Franklin store in Hillsboro, died Saturday, Nov. 11. Cremation is planned. The family will have a celebration of life with a time and place to be announced at a later date. He was born to Anton N. and Irma Shahan Knaak on Oct. 13, 1938, in Winchester, […]

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Daily Life (November 15, 2017)

MCDA assisting with prescription plans Marion County Depart­ment on Aging will assist individuals during the open enrollment season for prescription drug plans. Gayla Ratzlaff, department coordinator, can assist in comparing plans as well as enrolling in a new plan. “It is important to do a comparison every year since plans change premiums, their formulary and deduct­ible,” she said. Ratzlaff will […]

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Deaths (November 15, 2017)

• ERMA JUNE YADON NELLANS, 91, of Peabody, died Nov. 12 at her home. A graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17 at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Peabody. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 at Baker Funeral Home Peabody. She was born on May 13, 1926, to Cleo and Arthur Yadon in Morris, Okla. On April […]

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