Announcements

Mental health will be at the forefront of a festival this month in Humboldt. The Peace of Mind Festival 2020 is planned for 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at Humboldt High School. Students…

A pair of Iola restaurants are assisting the Allen County Animal Rescue Foundation. Pizza Hut will donate 20% of its profits the second Sunday of each month. Meanwhile, Sam and Louie’s has begun putting fliers…

MORAN — The Marmaton Lodge No. 245 will host a soup and chili feed from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Moran Community Building. Raffle tickets for a $185 meat bundle and $100 in…

The first breakfast celebrating the season of Lent is at 7 a.m. Wednesday at First Christian Church, 1608 Oregon Rd.  Complimenting the hearty meal will be a “lite” service, reminding worshippers of God’s grace.  Other…

Join the conversation tonight at the Mildred Store/Charlie Brown’s. Those interested in sharing ideas or dreams for the community should plan to attend. The event is hosted by Thrive Allen County and will begin at…

HUMBOLDT — The next meeting of the Sunflower Quilters Guild is Feb. 24 at Humboldt United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 806 N. Ninth. The board meeting is at 9:30 a.m.; the Guild meeting follows at…

Motorists traveling near Iola High School soon will notice a higher-than-normal law enforcement presence. Local officers will step up patrols around IHS as part of the Seat Belts Are For Everyone (SAFE) campaign. The youth…

A seniors Valentine dance is planned for 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Calvary United Methodist Church, 118 W. Jackson Ave. in Iola. Music will be provided by MadMax. Refreshments also will be served.

The Community Blood Center will host its next blood drive in Iola from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the John Silas Bass North Community Center, 505 N. Buckeye St. For more information, visit savealifenow.org…

Don and Delma (Smith) Goff will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends. The couple was married Sept. 5, 1959, in Carlyle. They have three children, Donna and David Yarnell, Erie, Darla Simmons,…