Announcements

Feeding hummingbirds is an enjoyable summer backyard activity.  Watching them hover to feed and spar with other hummingbirds for feeder space is fascinating and fun.  You can enhance the attractiveness of your yard to hummingbirds,…

The Allen Community College Music Department presents a concert tonight at 7 o’clock in the Creitz Recital Hall of the Bowlus Fine Arts Center. The ACC jazz band, concert choir and concert band will perform.…

Steve Parsons and Dee Ann Donald were married on Feb. 19, 1972, at Moran Presbyterian Church in Moran.  Today, they will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows at First United Methodist Church…

Marmaton Valley High School will crown its 2022 Winter Homecoming King and Queen Friday evening, when MV hosts Yates Center. The crowning ceremony will be prior to the girls varsity basketball game, approximately at 5:30.…

Crest High School will celebrate its homecoming on Friday at a basketball game against SE-Cherokee. Candidates are, front row from left, Lindsey Godderz, Vivian Noah, Lonna Yoder; back row, Keaton Davis, Ethan Prasko and Tucker…

The annual dinner for The Iola Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism is Thursday, Feb. 24. This is a night where we celebrate the year’s achievements, look ahead to next year, and recognize those businesses…

Those who are interested in helping tornado victims can send donations to the American Red Cross at 707 N. Main St., Wichita KS 67203, attention Jeny Mash. You can specify donations are for “tornado disaster…

LAHARPE — LaHarpe’s City Hall received a new heating and air-conditioning system through a USDA grant dedicated to infrastructure projects. The grant, awarded in April, brought in $46,400, according to a Friday USDA press release.…

Elowyn Lyric Bevard was born Oct. 15, 2021, to Rick and Amy Bevard of Raytown, Mo. She was born at Truman Lakewood Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. She weighed 9 lbs. 2 ounces and…

HUMBOLDT — Sunflower Quilters Guild members will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Humboldt United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 806 N. Ninth St.  The board meeting leads the activities at 9:30, followed by the…