Announcements

The next meeting of the Sunflower Quilter’s Guild will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, June 27, at the Humboldt United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 806 North Ninth St., Humboldt.   The board meeting will be…

The annual Hooked on Fishing, Not On Drugs (HOFNOD) fishing derby is set for Saturday at Craig and Georgia Abbott’s pond along north Cottonwood Street in Iola. The derby, originally scheduled for June 4, was…

Tuesday’s Farmers Market is from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in Iola on South State Street.  Fresh potatoes, onions, cabbage, zucchini, and green beans from Parker’s Greenhouse, as well as jam, jelly, soap, seasonings, jerky, necklaces,…

The children and grandchildren of Chris and Carol Bauer proudly announce the 50th wedding anniversary of their parents. Chris Bauer and Carol Cress were married June 10, 1972, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Humboldt.…

COLONY — The 115th Colony-Crest Alumni Banquet is Saturday, May 28 at the Crest High School in Colony. Registration begins at 5 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $20. Tickets at…

An open house is planned for Tuesday at the Southeast Kansas Recovery House, 16 N. Buckeye St. The event begins at 8 a.m. with a coffee hour and ribbon cutting ceremony at 9, followed by…

Wallace and Delores Strickler are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary with a card shower hosted by their children. Wallace, the son of Ora and Virgie Strickler, married Delores Smith, the daughter of Lloyd and Goldie…

Ann and Brad Lea of Iola are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea McKenzie Blanche Lea, to Joshua Lee Hawley, son of Kathy and Jason Hawley.  Chelsea received a bachelor’s degree in…

The Elsmore Alumni Banquet will be at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 28, at the Elsmore City Hall.  Prior to the banquet a hospitality room will be available from 3:30 to 6:15 p.m. at the…

In an effort to help the Iola elementary school and families in every way we can, Iola PTO is sponsoring a shoe drive for gym shoes. At the new elementary school, students will be required…