Category: Daily Life

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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Daily Life News (Week of November 16, 2016)

Tabor, HAMA to host fall concert The Tabor College Music Department and Hillsboro Area Ministerial Associa­tion will host a fall concert, “With Praise & Thanks­giving” at 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20, at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. Tabor’s Concert Choir, select group Chamber Voices and women’s choir Concerto Bella Voce will perform. Familiar favorites will be combined […]

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Deaths (Week of November 16, 2016)

marta ann frye, 72, of Peabody, died Nov. 6 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. A memorial service celebrating her life was Nov. 12 at the United Methodist Church of Peabody. She was born on April 6, 1944, to Robert and Elizabeth (VanAusdall) Lorber at Fort Madison, Iowa. On Jan. 5, 1964, she was married to Stephen R. Frye, who survives. […]

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Ens, Mueller wedding July 9

Ens, Mueller wedding July 9

wedding-ens Samantha Ens of Hills­boro and Bret Mueller of Tampa were united in marriage at 7 p.m. in a double-ring ceremony on the Ens farm with Cord Werth of Parkview Menno­n­ite Church officiating. The bride’s parents are Stan and Peni Ens of Hillsboro. The groom’s parents are Ronald and Kaylene Mueller of Tampa. Home decorations in­cluded black and gray colors […]

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