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Local boys pedaling for fitness, fun and family

Local boys pedaling for fitness, fun and family

The Goekler males wit their bikes and gear: (from left) Caden, Isaac, Ryan and Canyon. The boys seem to have found their competitive niche with cross-country mountain bike racing on trails in state parks around Kansas. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press Bonding by biking. That?s the strategy one Hillsboro family has chosen as way to combine ?together time? with physical […]

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Fun at the Marion County Fair

Fun at the Marion County Fair

Zack Lewman, Marion, competes in the saddle bronc competition at the Marion County Fair on Thursday. Phyllis Richert Photo Fair board member Kelli Olson, aka the ?Pah-Teat Queen,? advertises the celebrity goat-milking contest during the Marion County Fair parade Saturday morning. Janae Rempel / Free Press Blaine Malik (left) and Blaine Nickel (right) show off the 2nd place turtle at […]

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85th Marion County Fair plans family fun events for Saturday too

85th Marion County Fair plans family fun events for Saturday too

? Planners blend new events with tradition. An assistant to the judge takes the leash from Morgan Gaines of Peabody during the obedience portion of the 4-H Dog Show Saturday morning at the fairgrounds in Hillsboro. The show was the first 4-H event prior to the official start of the Marion County Fair today. A second 4-H event, the annual […]

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CHINGAWASSA MUSIC & FUN

CHINGAWASSA MUSIC & FUN

?Everyone had a great weekend’ Lead singer Casey Donahew and his band drew an estimated 2,000-plus people to their featured concert Saturday night in Central Park. Another popular draw was Hells Bells, an AC/DC tribute band that performed Friday night. Patty Decker / Free Press Organizers were pleased with the overall attendance and events at this year?s 19th annual Chingawassa […]

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Tabor plans athletic Spring Showcase

Tabor College will offer its athletic Spring Showcase featuring several sports teams, food and a fun from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday April 25, at various campus facilities. The event will showcase football as well as the men?s and women?s soccer teams, which have been having spring workouts. The baseball and softball teams will be playing their last regular-season […]

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Family night at the local library

Family night at the local library

Ryan Lee, of Hillsboro, assists daughters Miriam, 2, and Lexi, 3, with patching Humpty Dumpty at the annual Parents as Teachers PJ reading night Monday evening at Hillsboro Public Library. PAT sponsors various PJ reading nights at area libraries each winter. Photo by Brad Just Parents and kids have fun at Parents as Teachers ??PJ Reading Night? Ryan Lee, of […]

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