Iolans Rex and Loretta Ellis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 24 at the John Silas Bass North Community Building.
Please come celebrate Chub and Helen Bolling’s surprise 60th anniversary celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 25 at the Bronson Community Center.
News from the Carlyle area
I received a letter from an old ... I mean “former”... colleague that bears sharing:
Our extended family — siblings and kids — have always gathered at Thanksgiving and Christmas.
It’s only November and we’ve already had snow. (Some of us have even taken out the Christmas decorations!) This Monday, Allen County was blanketed with it!
Jumping in leaves, playing football, eating pie and watching the leaves turn were among the answers to roll call of “What is your favorite fall activity?”
The Sunday meeting of the Iola City Slickers 4-H Club was called to order by Vice President Isaac Hopkins.
Kenneth and Marsha Storrer hosted dinner guests Saturday evening.
It is my understanding that there is no early-screening test for pancreatic cancer, and it is typically not diagnosed until it is very advanced, hence the high mortality rate.