Share |

Bruce Tomlinson

Bruce Tomlinson, 71, passed away on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at the Minneola District Hospital, Minneola, after a brief illness.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, Meade. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. Friday at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade. Interment will follow in the Appleton Township Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Minneola District Hospital or St. John Lutheran Church in care of the funeral home.

OBITUARIES

Harry Huskey

thumb

A celebration of life for Harry E. Huskey, who died April 11, 2017, will begin at noon Sunday at Chubb Hall at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 202 S. Walnut St. Dinner with family and friends starts at noon; visitation runs from 1 to 3 p.m.

Tracy Gengler

thumb

Graveside services for Tracy Gengler, 43, Iola, were at 2 p.m. today at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. Gengler died Monday, May 22, 2017, at The University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City.Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the American Liver Foundation... [More]

Michelle Setter

thumb

Michelle Renee Setter, age 44, of rural Lane, formerly of Humboldt, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at Miami County Medical Center, Paola.A memorial visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Dengel & Son Mortuary, Osawatomie. A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday at... [More]

Cecil Brown

thumb

Cecil Eugene Brown, 90, of Higginsville, Mo., formerly of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017, at the Meyer Care Center in Higginsville.Cecil was born on July 10,1926, in Mildred, the son of Scott Robert Brown and Carrie May (Sloan) Brown. He attended schools in... [More]

Thelma Martin

thumb

Interment for Thelma Foster Martin, who died in January, will be at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Moran Cemetery.

Jack Steward

thumb

Jackie L. “Jack” Steward, 81, Iola, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017, at his home.Jack was born Jan. 4, 1936, in Iola to Charles and Suzan (Page) Steward. He graduated from Iola High School in 1954 and later enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving from 1958 to 1960.He... [More]

More Obituaries

NEWS

Remembering those who served

thumb

MORAN — Early Friday morning five volunteers met at the little cemetery outside Moran. When they left, 83 flags fluttered in the late-spring breeze, where before there were none. The project — to color the rural graveyard’s center aisle in red, white and blue... [More]

IHS grad to speak Monday

thumb

Shawn Minihan, a Johnson County attorney and Navy veteran, will speak at Memorial Day services Monday. Ceremonies will start at 11 a.m. at Highland Cemetery, north end of Jefferson Avenue. Minihan told the Register an emphasis of his presentation will be the death of a great... [More]

Navy vets recall their roles in race to space

thumb

Bill Goode and Al Richardson have more in common than they ever realized.Both served in the Navy during World War II, Goode in the Aleutian Islands in the South Pacific; Richardson stateside, as part of a rocketry testing program in Maryland.Both remain skilled musicians: Richardson... [More]

Gov. hopeful pays visit to Iola

thumb

Eighteen months out from the Nov. 6, 2018, general election, Carl Brewer was in Iola Tuesday to campaign for Kansas governor.A former two-term mayor of Wichita, Brewer is running for the Democratic nomination.Brewer asserts the wheels of the state’s proverbial “wagon”... [More]

Luxury labs figure into science equation

thumb

Allen Community College is taking its science labs and student center to new dimensions.  The college has hired Loyd Builders, Ottawa, to begin construction on a new physics lab this summer. The project involves conversion of the existing Campus Services-Mailroom to a physics... [More]

School board member won’t seek re-election

thumb

Tony Leavitt, president of the USD 257 Board of Education, told the Register he would not seek re-election this fall.Leavitt, a 1970 graduate of Iola High School, will complete his second four-year term in early January.The filing deadline for school and city elections, with... [More]

More News

AP Video

SPORTS

‘COLD TURKEY’: Mustangs eliminated in state quarterfinals

thumb

EMPORIA — The toughest part of any coach’s season is when it comes time to say goodbye to the senior class.That task becomes even more difficult when that group of seniors has  been special enough to lead your team to the state tournament. Iola baseball coach... [More]

The next generation

thumb

LeAnna Flory hits the ball during a practice for her A&W-sponsored girls T-ball team in Iola’s Youth Recreational League. Youth teams will start games next week. For a full listing of the offerings from Iola Recreation, check the Recreation Calendar on page B3

CHASING GOLD: Top storylines for each area school in Wichita

thumb

This weekend Allen County — and the rest of the state of Kansas — will turn its attention to Wichita and the Track and Field State Championships.All six area schools go into the meet with high expectations. Here are the top storylines and top contenders for championships... [More]

Local Schedule of Events at State Track Meet

thumb

All-Class State Track & Field Championships At Cessna Stadium, WichitaFriday-Saturday(P) - Preliminary raceIola (4A)Elysia Kunkler100 Hurdles (P) - Fri. 2:10 p.m.100 Meters (P) - Sat. 8:30 a.m.100 Hurdles - Sat. 9:30 a.m.100 Meters - Sat. 12:45 p.m.Long Jump - Sat. 3 p.m.Elka... [More]

More Sports

Subscribe or Renew
Chronicles of Allen County