Month: December 2017

Gone are the days when attorneys were required to travel to the Allen County District Court Clerk’s Office in order to submit myriad filings on a daily basis.In fact, all of the 31st Judicial District…

On July 6, 1964, I walked into the Register office for the first time as a full-fledged employee. Sometime Tuesday I will walk out in that capacity.But, dear readers, I’m not riding off into the…

Wanda Frances Howarter Holmes, 95, Garnett, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at Parkview Heights, Garnett.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, Garnett, with burial to follow in…

This past week remodeling construction began on the new Humanity House office building at 110 East St. If we work at a breakneck pace we will be in the first phase of the office before…

If I could choose any day, any era, to be born, it would be now.Never before have the prospects been so good to live life with “liberty and justice for all.”As a country we continue…

For more than a century, a good many of Iola’s dead have entered into their eternal rest beneath the shade of a granite marker hand-crafted by an employee of Williams Monuments. Williams remains one of…

Graveside inurnment for Travis Duane Graham 51, Belle Chasse, La., will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 6 at Mount Hope Cemetery, Humboldt, where he will be laid to rest with his predeceased son.Graham died unexpectedly…

Todd James Lindberg, 45, of rural Erie, died Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017 at his home. His death was not expected. He was born April 18, 1972, at Chanute, the son of Larry and Joanne (Defenbaugh)…

Williams Monuments, a part of Iola’s business landscape for more than a century, is under new ownership.Feuerborn Family Funeral Service recently acquired the monument business following the death of former owner, Terry Ellis, in September.The…

Proud parents Austin and Moriah Gross of Onida, S.D., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Augustus Austin Gross. He was born on Dec. 16, 2017, at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre,…