Category: Daily Life

Births (January 10, 2018)

Births (January 10, 2018)

Landry Thiessen Landry Thiessen Phil and Melanie Thies­sen of Hillsboro an­nounce the birth of their daughter, Landry Dain Thiessen, born Oct. 3 at Newton Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long. Welcoming her home were siblings Braden, 7, Leighton, 5, and Emma, 2. Maternal grandparents are Roger and Helen Hagen of Hillsboro. Maternal great-grandparents […]

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Deaths (January 10, 2018)

Deaths (January 10, 2018)

• JEAN E. BALLEW, 86, of Peabody, died Jan. 1 at her residence. Private services were at Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Pea­body. Zeiner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Milton Goertzen • MILTON W. GOERTZEN, 90, of Goessel, died Dec. 30 at Bethesda Home in Goessel. A graveside service was Jan. 3 at Alexander­wohl Men­nonite Church Ceme­tery, followed by a […]

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Senior Scribbles (January 10, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center Our jam session is Thursday, Jan. 11. In addition, new board members will be announced soon. The center is closed Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. For those needing frozen meals for that day or an extra hot meal, orders will go out Friday, Jan. 12. If interested, let us know. Tickets […]

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Card Showers (January 10, 2018)

Card Showers (January 10, 2018)

Evelyn Hensley Requesting cards for 99th birthday Friends and family of Evelyn Hensley, a longtime Tampa resident who moved to Winfield in 2003 to be near her daughters, are encouraging a birthday card shower to mark her 99th birthday Jan. 22. Mail the cards to Evelyn Hensley, 716 N. Tweed, Apt. 314, Winfield, KS 67156. Jim Hett Hett turns 90, […]

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Daily Life (January 3, 2018)

Elvis at the Marion Senior Center Jan. 5 It’s time to put on a poodle skirt and saddle oxfords to greet Elvis at 7 p.m. Jan. 5 at the Marion Senior Center, 309 S. Third St. The event celebrates Elvis’ birthday, with Marc Baker of Wichita taking on the role of the “King of Rock and Roll.” The famous local […]

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Deaths (January 3, 2018)

Deaths (January 3, 2018)

• BETTY DIRKS, 86, died Dec. 29 at Parkside Homes in Hills­boro. The service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, at Park­view Mennonite Breth­ren Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro. Burial will be at Gnadenau Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. Visitation with family was 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. She was born […]

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Senior Scribbles (January 3, 2018)

HILLSBORO senior center We hope everyone has a happy new year. And, for those who haven’t been at the center for lunch, we hope those folks will consider joining us soon. We are also in need of volunteers, and as an incentive, lunch is free the day someone helps. Foot care is Tuesday, Jan. 2, and for those wanting this […]

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Daily Life (December 27, 2017)

Reception to honor Mayor Dalke Dec. 28 Mayor Delores Dalke is finishing 24 years as mayor of the city of Hillsboro. She will be honored for her long, dedicated service with a reception from 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 28, at Hillsboro City Hall, 118 E. Grand Ave. Stop by and offer your congratulations for her work with the city and […]

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Senior Scribbles (December 27, 2017)

HILLSBORO senior center We hope everyone had a merry Christmas. We will be having Show-and-Tell Friday, Dec. 29, so bring anything to share. We will be closed Monday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s holiday. We will be selling tickets through January for the motorcycle. All proceeds go to the senior center. It is for a great cause. We also […]

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Card Showers (December 20, 2017)

Card Showers (December 20, 2017)

Kelsey Anniversary Kelseys to celebrate 40th anniversary Forest and Bea Kelsey were married Jan. 3, 1978, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. Rev. Robert Priest married the couple. Their attendants were Don and Judy Winter and Keith and Joan Kelsey. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Earl Kelsey, Mr. and Mrs. Ferd Winter and Judy Priest. After a wedding trip […]

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