Melanie R. Waddell, 53, Blue Mound, a former employee of Moran Manor, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 at Golden Heights, Garnett.
She was born Oct. 11, 1959, in Bradford, Pa., the daughter of George and Sandra (Heffner) Hawkes.
Memorial services will be later. Online condolences may be left at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.
Emil “Butch” Ludolph, 70, of Westphalia, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at his home.Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Westphalia. Burial will follow in the St. Teresa Cemetery in Westphalia. A rosary will... [More]
Roger Dean Weast, 58, died peacefully while surrounded by his family, Thursday, April 23, 2015, after a battle with leukemia. Visitation with the family will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday at Rolling Hills Country Club. Roger graduated from Allen County Community College... [More]
Joseph Z. Hicks, Jr., 56, McLouth, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015.Joseph was born Sept. 5, 1958, in Iola. He was the son of Joseph and Shirley (Martin) Hicks. He served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps. He recently retired as manager from McGraw Fertilizer Co., Tonganoxie.... [More]
Five Allen County high school seniors will receive the prestigious William Preston and Belvah McFadden Scholarship to attend college in the fall.From Iola are Lexie Long, daughter of Patrick and Cyndi Long, and Jonathan Tidd, son of David Tidd and the late Julie Tidd; from Marmaton... [More]
One of Jessica McGinnis’s jobs at Thrive Allen County is to encourage local residents to be healthier. The position is funded by a Kansas Department of Health and Environment initiative to prevent obesity, diabetes, heart disease and stroke.Among her responsibilities is... [More]
MORAN — Good things come in small packages.With one of the smallest high schools in the state, Marmaton Valley’s halls are filled to the brim with artistic talent. MVHS students have earned league, state and even national honors for its entries in speech and... [More]
HILLSBORO — Jerrik Sigg’s latest stop in his baseball journey has netted him a conference championship.Sigg, a 2012 Iola High graduate, has taken the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference by storm for Tabor College.The redshirt sophomore center fielder is batting... [More]
PARSONS — Iola High’s golf team did what it does best — win. The Mustangs won their fifth tournament of the season on Thursday at Parsons with a score of 321. The closest team, Labette, shot a 339.Iola is now five-for-five, winning each tournament they’ve... [More]