Post Tagged with: "celebrate"

Dedicated for play

Dedicated for play

? Community and kids celebrate completion of a dream Swarming on and around their new playground equipment, students at Hillsboro Elementary School showed off their new ?My Community Cares? T-shirts during Friday?s dedication event. After the ceremony, a back-to-school carnival followed in the gymnasium with games, door prizes and food. The event raised about $3,300 before expenses; the money will […]

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Residents and guests celebrate being ?Redneck in Ramona?

Residents and guests celebrate being ?Redneck in Ramona?

Margaret Stroda (waving) rides through the Ramona Redneck Parade as this year?s grand marshal. Organizers agreed Stroda couldn?t have been a more deserving person to be chosen to serve as grand marshal. Patty Decker / Free Press Organizers of the annual Redneck in Ramona July 4 celebration may have seen a fewer parade entries this year, but many spectators said […]

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Anniversaries

Anniversaries

Lester and Donna Funk Funks celebrate 50th anniversary Lester and Donna Funk are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary from 2-4 p.m. June 6 at the Marion County Lake hall. They were married June 4, 1965, at the First Church of the Nazarene, Ninth and Main streets in Newton. The couple?s children are requesting photos of their parents. Anyone who might […]

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Card Showers, May 27, 2015

Durham couple to celebrate 60th The children of Ron and Dora (Duerksen) Unruh of Durham are requesting a card shower to celebrate their parents 60th wedding anniversary June 1. The couple?s four children and their families will celebrate the anniversary with various immediate family events. The children are Brenda (Jim) Enns of Hillsboro, Debra (Lon) Hiebert of Peabody, Mark (Barb) […]

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Card showers, May 6, 2015

Florence woman to celebrate 80th Betty Hanes of Florence is celebrating her 80th birthday May 29, and her family requests a card shower in honor of this milestone. After her marriage to Bob Hanes in 1951, she left Arkansas and moved to Florence. Her children include Deb Hanes-Nelson of Seneca, Neal Hanes of Florence and Phil Hanes of Eureka, Calif., […]

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Celebrate sunshine

? Let?s make sure our public officials conduct public business in a public arena. With the recent change to Daylight Saving Time, it couldn?t be a better time to celebrate National Sunshine Week, a time for the citizens of Kansas to recommit themselves to the ideals of open government. National Sunshine Week is March 15 through 21. Why should Kansans […]

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Capturing the moment

Capturing the moment

?Tabor College basketball teams celebrate twin KCAC titles Members of the Tabor College men?s basketball team celebrate their newly won Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference regular-season championship in social-media style by taking a team ?selfie? after an 87-73 win over Ottawa University Saturday night in Hillsboro. The Tabor women?s team secured their own KCAC championship earlier in the evening by beating […]

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Card showers, Jan. 21, 2015

Jirak to celebrate 80th birthday Marguerite Jirak of Salina, and formerly of Lincolnville, is celebrating her 80th birthday Feb. 2. In honor of this special event, her children, Cindy, Randy, Steve, Becky, Kelly, Hank, Kim and Shelley, and their families, are requesting a card shower for her. Cards may be sent to her at: 1229 E. Kirwin, Apt. D, Salina, […]

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