Category: Daily Life

Daily Life (Dec 7, 2016)

Marion County PAT plans Santa visit Everyone is invited to attend “Cookies with Santa” from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Florence Li­brary, 324 Main St. Santa is asking all reading and cookie lovers to join him in an old-fashioned story time at the library. The event is sponsored by Marion County Parents as Teachers. HCF seeking 2017 grant […]

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Deaths (Dec 7, 2016)

• twila m. bedford, 80, of Peabody and formerly of Le­high, a retired medication aide, died Nov. 29 at Harry Hynes Hospice, Wichita. The service was Dec. 4 at the First Baptist Church, McPherson. Burial was at Lehigh Township Cemetery. She was born May 5, 1936, to Louis and Marguerite (Unruh) Boese at Larned. On Nov. 16, 1958, she was […]

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Senior Scribbles (Dec 7, 2016)

hillsboro senior center We have games and fellowship every Monday after the noon meal and on every Wednesday we play bingo after the noon meal. The center will have chair massages available on Thursday, Dec. 15. Please call for more information. Our Christmas dinner is also Dec. 15. The program will be a sing-a-long to Christmas songs. We needed a […]

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Daily Life (Nov 30, 2016)

Concert to benefit HHS, city library “A Down-Home Christ­mas Concert” returns for its second year at 7 p.m. Thurs­day, Dec. 1, at Hillsboro Men­nonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. The benefit concert kicks off the Chamber of Com­merce’s annual Down-Home Christmas weekend, with events taking place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Proceeds from the concert will be […]

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Senior Scribbles (Nov 30, 2016)

hillsboro senior center We hope everyone had a blessed Thanksgiving. We will be ending November soon and welcoming Decem­ber; this year has gone fast. We have games and fellowship every Monday after the noon meal and on every Wednesday we play bingo after the noon meal. We will have Dr. Schmidt here Thursday, Dec. 1. We will be having chair […]

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Deaths (Nov 30, 2016)

• Lloyd dalke, 79, died Nov. 27 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. Services are pending with Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington, Hillsboro. • irvin reimer, 94, of Goessel and employed at Hesston Corp., serving as chairman of the Hesston union, died Nov. 24 at Be­thesda Home. A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Dec. 2 at Alexander­wohl Mennonite Church, […]

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Daily Life (Nov 23, 2016)

Durham Christmas planned for Dec. 3 The city of Durham will have its annual Christmas celebration from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Participants can enjoy rides around town. Refresh­ments, including hot dogs, will be available at the community center. Candy sacks will be available for children. Book-signing for Goessel author Ilona Abrahams of Goessel will participate in a book signing […]

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Senior Scribbles (Nov 23, 2016)

hillsboro senior center We had a great turn out for our Thanksgiving meal, serving 150 meals total with our in-house, Meals-on-Wheels and pickup. We thank everyone who came. We are closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. If you need ideas for a Christmas gift, consider purchasing meal tickets. Call for more information at 947-2304 On Monday Nov. 28, […]

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Engagements (Nov 23, 2016)

Engagements (Nov 23, 2016)

Couple makes plans to marry Danielle Acker and Matthew Kirkpatrick are engaged and plan to be married in spring. Parents of the bride-to-be are Theresa and Steve Whalen of Abilene and the late Daniel Acker of Chap­man. Duane and Lori Kir­patrick of Marion are parents of the groom-to-be. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Chapman High School and is employed […]

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Deaths (Nov 23, 2016)

• Allen G. HIEBERT, 75, a retired Tabor College professor from Hillsboro, died Nov. 14 at Comfort Care Homes in Newton. The service was Nov. 18 at Hillsboro Mennonite Breth­ren Church with pastor Russ Friesen officiating. He was born Oct. 17, 1941, to Albert H. and Helen (Ensz) Hiebert at Goessel. On May 25, 1963, he was married to Lois […]

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