Braylen Nicole McKinney, infant daughter of Nathan McKinney and Lacy Sigg, Iola, was stillborn Thursday, March 28, 2013, at the Allen County Hospital.
Survivors include her parents, Nathan McKinney and Lacy Sigg, and her grandmothers, Mary McKinney, Kincaid, and Sharon Sigg, Iola.
Braylen was preceded in death by her grandfathers, LeRoy Dean McKinney and Donald E. Sigg.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Chapel, Iola.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at LaHarpe Cemetery in LaHarpe.
Memorials are suggested to the family and may be left with Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel, Iola. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.iolafuneral.com.
Velvia Viola Pearman, 89, McPherson, died at her home Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born in Allen County on Oct. 5, 1927, the fourth child of Raymond Uriah and Bertha Viola (Colgin) Jackson. She was raised around the Bourbon County area with her parents, brothers and sisters.... [More]
Funeral services for Patricio Madrid, 45, Kansas City, Kan., will be at noon Saturday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, Garnett. Burial will be at noon Monday, at Colony Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Patricio Madrid Memorial Fund. You may... [More]
A Celebration of Life service on the lives of Glenn and Joan Barnby will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 5 at the First Christian Church, 102 N. Grant Ave., Chanute, KS 66720. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 7 at the Chanute Cemetery, 1002 E. 14th St.
Charles Manley “Charlie” Peterson, 83, Iola, passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at Windsor Place in Iola. He was born Sept. 2, 1933, in Savonburg, to Hans and Faye Peterson. He grew up on the family farm in Savonburg. He married Paula Keele on July 25, 1965,... [More]
Hope DeLayne Burns, 71, Kincaid, died Saturday, July 15, 2017, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Allen County Hospice of Kansas. Condolences may be sent to www.feuerbornfuneral.com
Arnold L. Ayers, 52, Blue Mound, passed away at his home on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Arnold was born Nov. 6, 1964, in Garnett, the son of Jerilyn (Ginther) and Roger Ayers. He is survived by father Roger Ayers of Blue Mound, mother and stepfather, Jerilyn and Tom Cannon... [More]
A pair of Iolans — one of whom was originally charged with killing Iolan Shawn Cook — were arrested late Friday night for attempted murder and other charges, while another subject remains at large. The arrests stem from an attack that occurred at about 11:18 p.m.... [More]
Allen County commissioners opened the door Tuesday morning for construction of a new hotel at the east edge of Iola. Commissioners voted unanimously to underwrite 50 percent of the cost of land for the facility, with the provision the $167,500 be repaid through a 2 percent... [More]
Zoey Rinehart piled up the purple Tuesday evening. The Logan Pals 4-H member was named grand champion in clothing construction, constructed garment revue, fiber arts and girls buymanship at the annual 4-H Style Revue. On top of that, Rinehart, along with McKenna Powell, earned... [More]
Riverside Park took center stage for much of Monday’s Iola City Council meeting. Council members unanimously agreed to provide city support for the upcoming Rotary Day at the Park and Neil Westervelt Memorial Car Show as part of the Allen County Fair. The Iola Rotary... [More]
Stacey Fager is optimistic online enrollment will go more smoothly this time around. Enrollment for Iola schools began Monday and will run through Aug. 4. Fager, superintendent of USD 257 schools, noted the biggest differences from last year is use of Powerschool, a familiar... [More]
Iola’s Kansas Department for Children and Families service center, which administers welfare benefits to local residents in need, will close this fall. The 15 staffers received a letter earlier this month from Rob Estell, east regional director of DCF, confirming the... [More]
- Something’s cooking in 4-H
- Hotel seeks city, county help to buy land
- Pressing for success at the Allen Co. Fair
- Rotary Day BBQ cookoff takes shape
- An emotional reunion
- Woodworking wizardry skills shown: Hulls prepare Allen County Fair projects
- Drivers unscathed in Tank Farm Rd wreck
- Fair preps hit high gear
Disappointments tend to linger. Especially in the sports realm. In the spring, the Iola High School baseball team fell in the first round of the state tournament. Last summer, the Indians went to state with just half of their starting lineup and lost in the first round... [More]
SEK Championship (Saturday) Girls 9-10 25 butterfly - Hallie Sutherland 23.95, Caroline Toland 27.23. 25 backstroke - Bethany Miller 25.58, Toland 27.85, Sutherland 28.25. 25 breast - Sutherland 24.81, Toland 25.19. 25 free - Sutherland 21.80, Toland 22.65, Miller 29.37.... [More]
For the second year in a row, the Post 15 Iola Indians have punched its ticket to state. After suffering through a championship game where almost nothing went their way, Iola got back on track, cruising past the Post 45 Frontenac Raiders 10-4 Friday night. Iola played... [More]
The third time was not the charm for the Post 15 Iola Indians as they fell to Garnett 4-1 in the AA Zone championship game Thursday. The game marked Iola’s third match-up with the Muddogs this season. It was shaping up to be another defensive... [More]
- Defense stalls for Indians in championship game versus Garnett
- OUT ON TOP: Cooper leads Indians to championship game in final home start
- NOTHING TO IT: Indians breeze through first round of zone tournament
- Local youth compete in Sunflower State Games
- IN THEIR ZONE: Indians hope to turn regular season lessons into postseason wins
- Humboldt cheer team wins big at Emporia NCA camp last weekend
- END OF THE ROAD: Neosho County goes 1-2 in zone tournament; season ends
- The first of (hopefully) many