Around Town

The Iola United Methodist Women met Nov. 12, 2020, at the Calvary United Methodist Church, where Mary Joseph and Regina Woodworth served a Thanksgiving meal. Donna Grigsby gave the response moment from an article on…

Wings of Warriors will begin its 2021 sponsorship drive this month to raise funds for the organization. Members discussed a gala of some sort, but agreed such an event would be untenable during the ongoing…

Brant McGhee gave the Communion Meditation about the dangers of worrying. Sin makes us worry about the future, regret the past and complicates the present. None of us know if we have a future after…

Square B 4-H Club met Nov. 9 out in the country with 11 members answering roll call with their favorite candy. Jennifer Terrell, 4-H extension agent, and MaKayla Stroud, 4-H program assistant, were guests from…

The Southwind Extension District Iola Office is currently in the process of relocating from the Allen County Courthouse to 1006 N. State St. in Iola. While the move was unexpected, the new building is more…

Children of Terry and Beth Gillham, Moran, are hosting an open house celebration from 3 to 5 p.m. Dec. 12 at Humboldt’s First Baptist Church, 118 N. Seventh St., in honor of the couple’s 50th…

Darren McGhee gave the Communion Meditation discussing the meaning of Thanksgiving. In Luke 22, at the Last Supper, Jesus gave thanks. Verse 19 says “Do this in remembrance of me”. Recalling who God is and…

Effective November 12, 2020, the Carlyle Church will not hold Sunday Services until further notice due to Covid-19.  The church fellowship dinner scheduled for November 15 and the Tuesday afternoon Bible Study have been put…

The City Slickers monthly 4-H meeting was called to order by Carly Dreher on November 8 at the Riverside Park shelter house. Roll call was answered with your “Favorite Thanksgiving Food” by 14 members, two…

Three local businesses teamed up to donate $500 to the Allen County Veterans Committee. Audacious Boutique and The Feedlot donated a portion of their sales from Veterans Day Wednesday, and Iola Insurance Associates later made…