Zelma Whiteley, 92, Le Roy, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012.
Graveside services will be at noon Wednesday at Jamestown Cemetery in Jamestown. Whiteley will lie in state at Van Arsdale Funeral Home in Le Roy from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may be sent to the United Methodist Christmas Fund in Owasso, Okla., and left with the funeral home at P.O. Box 8, Le Roy, KS 66857.
Nancy Ann Clements Lucia, 76, Humboldt, died Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Apple Valley, Calif. Local memorial services will be at 11 a.m. June 29 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Humboldt.
Franklin Lee “Frankie” Keithly, Jr., 55, Iola, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Windsor Place.Frankie was born June 16, 1958, in Ulysses, the son of Franklin Lee and Doris (Bell) Keithly, Sr. He grew up in Iola and graduated from Iola High School in 1976.On June... [More]
Joan Sallee, 82, Iola, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at Allen County Hospital.Joan was born Dec. 13, 1930, on a farm west of Humboldt, the daughter of Fred L. and Mary Inez (Wamsley) Dice Sr. She graduated from LaHarpe High School in 1948.On Nov. 24, 1949, Joan married... [More]
The skeleton of an airplane constructed in the loft of the old Iola Planing Mill, 404 North St., took flight — after a fashion — for the first time ever Tuesday evening.The plane was constructed in 1929 by Iolans Wayne Jeffers and Melvin Burns, complete with wings... [More]
What to do with the old county hospital, which will become vacant by mid-fall when Allen County Regional Hospital opens on North Kentucky Street, is more on the minds of commissioners.“We should be out of the hospital (First and Madison streets) by Nov. 1,” said County... [More]
Elyssa Jackson, museum curator and executive director of the Allen County Historical Society, asked Allen County commissioners to increase the society’s support in the 2014 budget from $24,500 to $26,500.“One of the most important things about an increase in funding... [More]
Iola’s American Legion squad was able to erase the bitter taste of its first — and so far, only — loss of the 2013 season with a doubleheader sweep Tuesday.The Post No. 15 AA Indians rolled behind the pitching of Nathan Whitcomb in the opener, 8-0, and took... [More]
Iola rec ball resultsTuesday’s resultsPixie LeagueCommunity Living Opportunities 8, J&W Equipment 0. Hits for C.L.O.: Kinsey Schinstock, s; Jadyn Kaufman, 2 s; Maci Miller, 2 s, HR; Addie Fudge, 2 s, d; Bailey Griffeth, 2 s; Kennedy Maier, s; Skyler Walden, s; Gabi... [More]