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Small-town life suits Suzie

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in the January Our Hometown Magazine. It is reprinted here for the enjoyment of our readers. STANHOPE — When Suzie Moore accepted a job in Stanhope in 2000, she planned to stay two or three years. Seventeen years later, Suzie is still ...

Business donates to MOW

North Central Turf & Landscaping has donated $5,000 to the local Meals on Wheels program, and owners Kurt and Jean Miller have matched the company’s donation with an additional donation of $5,000. North Central Turf has donated to the program for the last five years, but after ...

WCCT Readers Theatre to peruse ‘Last Gas’

Webster City Community Theatre ushers in a new year of Readers Theatre on Sunday at 3 p.m. Mark Andrew will be leading the group in the reading of "Last Gas" by John Cariani. Patrons will recall that Cariani is the playwright who wrote "Almost, Maine" which several community theatres have ...

Students visit Kiwanis

Five Webster City Middle School 5th graders were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis Jan. 8. They introduced themselves and told about their families and pets and their favorite part of school. They saw John Gregory's new book and were able to talk to him about football and setting goals. Pictured ...

Weddings and Engagements | VIEW ALL

Tolle, Molina exchange vows

Eric Tolle and Melissa Molina, of Pleasant Hill, Iowa, were united in marriage on Sept. 22, 2018 in an outdoor ceremony followed by reception and dance at The Clover Barn in Bondurant, Iowa. The Honorable Robert Pratt officiated the ceremony. The bride’s parents are Edith and Hugo Molina ...

Duncan, Carlson wed

Cally Duncan and Nicholas Carlson, both of Ankeny, were married July 28 at Altoona United Methodist Church in Altoona. Parents of the couple are Jim and Wendy Duncan and Marty Christi Carlson, all of Gowrie. Pastor John Gaulke officiated the ceremony. Chelsea Anderson, friend of the ...

Mosher, Daniel married in Texas

PLANO, Texas — Christina Mosher and Edward Daniel were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 at Christ United Methodist Church in Plano, Texas. The bride is the daughter of Kathryn and Dan Mosher of Plano. She is the granddaughter of the late Opal and Gaylord Jones of Woolstock ...

Allen, Clabaugh to marry

Robbie Allen and Kelly Clabaugh, both of Ayrshire, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Rob and Joleen Allen of Churdan, Nancy Clabaugh and Kevin Niles of Webser City, and Chuck Clabaugh of Stanhope. The groom is a 2004 graduate of Prairie Valley High School and graduated from Iowa State ...

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Miller to celebrate 90th

Kenneth W. Miller is turning 90. There will be a birthday celebration for him on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 from 1 to 4 p.m. His children and grandchildren will be the hosts. The celebration will be at St. Paul's Lutheran Church at 1005 Beach St., Webster City, Iowa. Friends and family are ...

Culbertson to celebrate 90th birthday

Sue Culbertson will celebrate her 90th Birthday Dec. 21. Cards and well wishes may be sent to her home, 802 Webster Street Webster Street, Webster City 50595.

Montgomery to celebrate 90th birthday

Lois Montgomery of Webster City is celebrating her 90th birthday. Cards and well wishes may be sent to her at 809 Wood St., Webster City, IA 50595.

Cues celebrate 75th

Glenn and Marie Cue, of Webster City, will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Dec. 4. Cards may be sent to them at 835 Cedar St., Webster City, IA 50595. Their family includes Julie Bock, of Fort Dodge. They have three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two ...

Births | VIEW ALL

Pelz

Amanda Fawcett and Michael Pelz, of Stratford, are the parents of a baby boy, Adison Jack Pelz, born on February 18, 2018 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Adison has five siblings, Peyton, 12, Connor, 10, Xander, 8, Daxton, 6, and Lily, 4. Grandparents are Dana and Craig Graham, Webster City, ...

McGuire

Zackery and Emily McGuire, Webster City, are the parents of a baby boy, Zackery Zane, born on February 7, 2018 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparents are David and Sheila McGuire of Webster City, Ruth and Dean Metz of Clinton, and Michael and Jackie Adair of Clinton. Great grandparents ...

Pruismann

Alex and Kacey Pruismann, Blairsburg, are the parents of a baby boy, Hal Perry, born on February 2, 2018 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Hal weighed 9 lbs. and 5 oz. He joins siblings Lovie, age 9, Elsie, age 6, Paeslie, age 4, and Sunnie, age 2. Grandparents are Marlin and Kathy Pruismann, ...

Worthen

Christina Worthen, Webster City, and James Labarr, Fort Dodge, are the parents of a baby girl, Fayelynn Marie Worthen, born on January 18, 2018 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. She weighed 6 lbs and 12.4 oz. She joins a sister, Madilynn Jean Worthen, age 1. Grandparents are Robin Worthen, ...