Month: February 2018

A winter storm coated Allen County with a thick sheen of ice Tuesday, creating treacherous driving conditions, and an occasional power outage, but several spectacular streetscapes. Above, ice covers trees in the south part of…

Dear editor,A recent public notice first published in the Register on Jan. 25 lists 49 separate pieces of real estate in Allen County that will be sold at auction at the courthouse on March 7.…

Dennis E. “Denny” McBride, 80, Yates Center, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Windsor Place, Iola.He was born in Yates Center on June 13, 1937, to William “Hap” McBride and Lucille Moore McBride. He…

Due to the icy conditions  on Tuesday, all six area schools rescheduled their basketball games on Tuesday. – Iola vs Wellsville has been moved to today. The Mustangs and Fillies will turn right around and…

Charlotte Arvada (Lammon) Swift, 86, Colony, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Parkview Heights, Garnett.She was born in Hartman, Colo., on Jan. 29, 1932, to Jay Lammon and Ora Dill Lammon. She met the…

Directing a play requires a delicate balance between guiding an actor toward your vision and allowing them to develop their own characters. That’s how student directors at Allen Community College describe the challenges they’ve faced…

While the Red Devil baseball and softball teams have had to brave the elements here in the tail-end of winter, the Allen County track and field team is heating things up inside, making their way…

Iola BasketballDue to a misprint in the original schedule, the Register printed the wrong date for the Mustang and Fillies regular season finale versus Santa Fe Trail.Monday’s editon of the Register listed the date as…

The Iola Middle School boys basketball teams wrapped up their season on Monday at Wellsville with two wins for the eighth-grade and two losses for the seventh grade. The eighth-grade varsity won big, 48-21.The beatdown…

The Iola area Symphony Orchestra will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Bowlus Fine Arts Center. Admission is $5 for adults, free for students. Among the musicians at the group’s final rehearsal Monday were,…