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Tabor Band to blend with McPherson band for concert

The Tabor College Symphonic Band, conducted by Shawn M. Knopp, will blend its talent with the McPherson Community Brass Choir, conducted by Jerry Toews, for a Christmas Festival concert starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, in Richert Auditorium inside the Shari Flaming Center for the Performing Arts on the Tabor campus. The family-friendly concert will feature classic Christmas songs, […]

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Senior Scribbles (11-28-18)

HILLSBORO senior center We hope everyone had a happy Thanksgiving and got to spend time with your family and friends. As we get to the end of November, we start to think about holiday shopping and gifts. We have meal tickets you can purchase that make a great gift. We have a shop and stop store where you can purchase […]

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DEATH: Menno H. Neufeld

Menno H. Neufeld, 82, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at his home in Marion. There will be a visitation with family present from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Thursday at the Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. The committal service will be at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at the North Inman Cemetery. The memorial service will be 10 a.m. on Friday at […]

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Principal honored with award

Principal honored with award

Autumn Hardey and Evan Yoder stand on stage at the Emporia State University Fall Counseling Conference. Yoder received an award for outstanding principal from the Kansas School Counselor Association. Hardey nominated him. Evan Yoder, principal at Hillsboro Elementary School, was recently honored at the Emporia State University Fall Counseling Conference. The conference is held by the Kansas School Counselor Association. […]

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Senior Scribbles (10-31-18)

HILLSBORO senior center We are coming to the end of October soon. We will be handing out candy on Halloween night for trick or treat main street so come by and see us. Next week is the 1st of November. On Sunday, Nov 4 is Daylight Savings Time so remember to fall back on your clocks! On Tuesday, Nov. 6 […]

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DEATH: Flora (Leola) Williams

Flora (Leola) Williams, 94, died on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. Committal Service 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Glasco Cemetery of Glasco, Kansas. Memorials to Parkside Home in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063. She was born Sept. 29, 1924, at Rural Bush City, Kansas to Amzi and […]

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DEATH: Theresa Klenda

Theresa Klenda, 86, Pilsen, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at Salem Home in Hillsboro. A rosary service will be held at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church in Pilsen, Kansas. The funeral Mass will be held Monday, Oct. 29 at 10 am, also in Pilsen, followed by interment at Pilsen Cemetery. Memorials can be […]

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DEATH: Leland Bartel

Leland Bartel, 75, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, at West Chester Village in Lenexa. A Celebration of Life Service 11 a.m. on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at Community Covenant Church at 15700 W. 87th Pkwy Lenexa, KS. The family will receive guests from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the Church on Tuesday. Interment at 4 p.m. on Tuesday at […]

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DEATH: James L. Voran

James l. Voran, 63, died on Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at his Newton home. Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Donna Voteau presiding. Visitation will be 5- 9 pm. on Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m.- 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in […]

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DEATH: Leroy E. Bitikofer

Leroy E. Bitikofer, 92, Canton, died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 at home at Schowalter Villa, Hesston. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6 at Spring Valley Mennonite Church in Canton. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Friday evening at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton. Memorials have been established with the […]

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