Around Town

Sharon Grisier will teach how to make a cell phone carrier at the Oct. 26 meeting of the Sunflower Quilters Guild. The members meet 10 a.m. at the Humboldt United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 806…

The Square-B 4-H Club started their Oct. 12 meeting with competitive volleyball and dodgeball games, along with food around the bonfire. A business meeting followed where 11 members answered rollcall with their extracurricular activities. Elizabeth…

Members Linda Johnson, Judy Arbeiter, Deborah Jackson and Cynthia Geisler met in Humboldt on Oct. 11 for the Cofachique Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Day Of Service no-sew lap blanket project. A total…

Construction of a new parsonage on the lots at the corner of Madison and Cottonwood streets has been approved by the congregation of First Methodist Church, the Rev. E.E. Tillotson said. It will be constructed…

The monthly meeting of the City Slickers 4-H Club was called to order by President Carly Dreher on Oct. 11 at Jeff & Carla Nemecek’s house. Roll call was answered with Halloween plans from 15…

The prophet Haggai understood the spiritual principle of putting the things of God first.  As believers of today, we must also acknowledge that God blesses us when we put Him first. Pastor Steve Traw’s message…

Allen County had fewer farms in 1959 than in 1954 but they were larger in size and represented a substantially larger investment. This is revealed in the preliminary report of the 1959 agricultural census which…

The members of Boy Scout troops number 53, 55 and 56 are circulating Crusade for Freedom petitions throughout Iola today and will continue to do so throughout the week. Crusade for Freedom is a nationwide…

Sandi Onstwedder, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary national president, paid a visit to LaHarpe VFW Auxiliary members Thursday, marking the first time the Auxiliary’s national president had paid a visit to LaHarpe. Onstewedder is from…

Jean Barber was nominated to fill a vacancy on the Allen County Commission created by the resignation of Bob Huskey. ***** Workers from SeKan Asphalt of Gas have begun construction on what will be a…