Announcements

The children of Iolans Mark and Virginia Peters are hosting a luncheon in honor of the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary. Mark J. Peters and Virginia L. McDaniel were married Aug. 22, 1970, at St. John’s…

OTTAWA — Klaira Hayes, Grace Snethen and Alivia Sharp were recognized at the Aug. 2 annual recital at Spotlight Dance Academy. Former Iolan, Mallory Melvin Watkins, owns the Academy. Hayes is the daughter of Jared…

Iola’s Sonic Equipment Company will be the exclusive distributor of a line of sanitization products for the cinema industry during a time of increased expectations because of the coronavirus pandemic. Officials with Sonic announced a…

Want to get healthy? Terri Kretzmeier, local nutrition expert, will lead a series of classes on nutrition and exercise over the next four Thursdays. The classes are geared for adults with children at home and…

Area Wichita State University students Britta Chapman and Jessa Thompson, Iola, Ashley Reno, Humboldt, and Jimme Keller and Holly Shinn, Uniontown, were named to the dean’s honor roll for spring 2000. The students were enrolled…

Iola City Council members will hold a public hearing to discuss the city’s 2021 budget Monday. The hearing is necessary to formalize the city’s proposed spending plan, which would leave property tax levies largely unchanged.…

Mitchell and Christina Shaw of Pleasanton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Monique Tiana, to Johnathon David Gray, son of Raquel and James Beltz of Pleasanton and Eric and Joy Gray of…

Ray and Wanda Shannon celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on July 23 with a card shower due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Cards congratulating the couple can be mailed to 619 East St., Iola, KS 66749.…

HUMBOLDT — The next Sunflower Quilters Guild meeting is July 27 at the Humboldt United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 806 N. Ninth St. The board meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the guild meeting…

GAS — Moran’s Lloyd Houk will perform a free gospel concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the Gas Fundamentalist Bible Church. The concert is the second such event at the church in recent weeks, and…