Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (November 1, 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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Card Showers (November 1, 2017)

Card Showers (November 1, 2017)

Florence Hett turns 90, requests cards Florence Riffel Hett of Hillsboro is celebrating her 90th birthday on Thursday, Nov. 9. She was married to Ira Riffel on May 6, 1945, and he died Feb. 11, 1990. She married Wilbur Hett Sept. 2, 1995, and he died on Feb. 11, 2014. Ira and Forence had two daughters and one son. Norma […]

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Senior Scribbles (November 1, 2017)

hillsboro senior center We are still needing a head cook. If interested, please stop by and pick up an application. More information is available at the senior center. In addition to needing a cook, we also have volunteer positions open from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Anyone who works will get their meal free the day they work. We are […]

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Deaths (November 1, 2017)

• PAULINE HARMS, 87, died Oct. 26 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Celebration of Life Ser­vice is at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3 at the Marion Christian Church and officiated by pastor Carl Helm. Visitation is from 1-7 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. She was born July 13, 1930, at Goessel to Harry and Hannah (Miller) Ollen­bur­ger. […]

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Daily Life (October 25, 2017)

HMS Book Fair open Oct. 30 to Nov. 3 The community is invited to participate in the Hills­boro Middle School Fall Scholastic Book Fair from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30 through Nov. 3 in the Wiebe Media Center. The fair offers reduced priced books and educational products from more than 100 publishers to students and the community. Daily […]

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Senior Scribbles (October 25, 2017)

hillsboro senior center The senior center needs a head cook as our cook will be retiring Oct. 31. You can pick up an application at 212 N. Main and to get more information. We will have show & tell Friday Oct. 27, so bring anything to share. We will have our birthday dinner and on Monday Oct. 30, plus Halloween […]

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Deaths (October 25, 2017)

• LEORA (LEE) MCFARLANE, former secretary, died Oct. 9 in Texas. A graveside service for Leora and husband K.C. McFarlane, who died in 2011, will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 at Haven of Rest Cemetery in Hillsboro. Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com. Jost Funeral Home of Hillsboro is in charge of arrangements. • DARLENE SCHMIDT, 82, of Hillsboro, died Oct. […]

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Daily Life (October 18, 2017)

HMS Book Fair open Oct. 30 to Nov. 3 The community is invited to participate in the Hills­boro Middle School Fall Scholastic Book Fair in the Wiebe Media Center from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30 through Nov. 3. The fair offers reduced-priced books and educational products from more than 100 publishers to students and the community. Daily prizes […]

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Deaths (October 18, 2017)

• DELORA KAUFMAN, 61, died Oct. 14 at Hospice House of Reno County. A celebration of life service is at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Brian Allen officiating. Family will receive guests from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the church. She was born Feb 6, 1956, to Aaron and Margie (Bartel) Reimer in Hillsboro. […]

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Senior Scribbles (October 18, 2017)

hillsboro senior center Haris Zafar, an audiology provider in Wichita, is here starting at 11 a.m. Wednes­day, Oct. 18. Then on Thursday, Oct. 19, we are having a sing-a-long after lunch. Wrapping up the week, Hillsboro Hometown Phar­macy is here from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, to give flu shots. For those who would like to help […]

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