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Local artisan and palm-leaf weaver, Billy Ray Hayes, spoke in front of an audience at the Iola Public Library on Tuesday. Following the talk, the Register reported that Hayes, as a young man, had served…

A card shower is planned to celebrate the 90th birthday of Iolan Dr. Morris O’Dell. O’Dell, who worked for several years as a chiropractor in Iola, will celebrate his birthday June 20. Correspondence may be…

MORAN — The annual meeting of the Moran/Marmaton Valley High School Alumni Association was May 26 at the high school commons area. Scholarships of $250 each were awarded to 2018 Marmaton Vally graduates Isabelle Bigelow…

Iolan Steve Strickler and his crew from Strickler Dairy hosted a group of 10 guests — most of whom came from the Dairy Farmers of America — through a tour of his facilities Thursday. The…

Humboldt Camp No. 9 of the Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War was well represented at Fort Scott’s Good Old Days Parade June 2. Seated from left are Barrett Young, Bridger Keys,…

Myrna Wildschuetz played “Can’t You Just Feel His Presence” for her prelude Sunday. The Rev. Tom Bevard, founder and director of Freedom Ministries, was guest song leader. He sang “Precious Lord, Take My Hand.” Pastor…

DISTRICT COURT Judge Daniel Creitz Civil cases filed: Trinity Hilderbrand vs. Killian M. Church, protection from abuse Shawna Shaw vs. James William Shaw Jr., divorce Kerri S. Goldner vs. Joshua M. Malloy, protection from abuse…

LAHARPE — The LaHarpe High School Alumni Scholarships were awarded to three Allen County high school students. Kiefer Lee Endicott, Iola High School, Emily Jean Smart, Marmaton Valley High School, and Sydney LeAnn Houk, Humboldt…

Arrests reported Joshua Cheney, 37, Iola, was arrested Thursday evening for suspicion of disorderly conduct in the 600 block of North Washington Avenue, Iola police officers said. On June 2, Allen County sheriff’s deputies arrested…

Barbara Anderson, left, presents Lara Megan Weber with a 2018 Business Appreciation Month Award of Merit Friday. Weber, owner of The Studio in Yates Center, was honored for the studio’s many contributions to the community.…