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ISUAA Club scholarship deadline approaches

The Iowa State University Alumni Association (ISUAA) Club of Hamilton County annually offers scholarship awards in varying amounts to incoming Iowa State University freshmen who reside or attend school in Hamilton County. In addition, current cyclones (or those transferring into Iowa State) ...

Trivia Night to benefit Rocketry Club

The WC Rocketry club at Webster City High School will be hosting a trivia night fundraiser on March 29. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and trivia will start at 7 p.m. Light concessions will be available throughout the event. The entry fee for trivia night is $100 per team. Teams have a maximum ...

Scoutmaster receives Silver Beaver award

Webster City’s own Dave Bergeson humbly received national recognition Tuesday evening from the Boy Scouts of America during a round table meeting in Ames. Scoutmaster Bergeson was presented with the distinguished Silver Beaver award from the Mid Iowa Council for his outstanding contributions ...

Mobile food pantry set for Jewell

JEWELL — The Food Banke of Iowa Mobile Food Pantry is coming to Jewell. Those in need of extra food for themselves and their family are invited to stop in. The pantry will be open Thursday, March 28 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Bethesa Luthera Church, 439 Main St., Jewell. Bring your own ...

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Hunter, Hinrichs exchange vows

Matthew Hunter and Melanie Hinrichs of Peoria, Arizona were united in marriage on Oct. 20, 2018 in an outdoor ceremony in Scottsdale, Arizona, with a reception at the Andaz Resort and Spa. Kerryn Oliver, aunt of the bride, officiated the ceremony. The bride’s parents are are Kenyon ...

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 ...

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Hill to celebrate 95th

Thelma Hill will celebrate her 95th birthday on Sunday, March 24. Cards and well-wishes may be sent to her at Crestview Apartments, 2501 Des Moines St., Apartment 210, Webster City, IA 50595.

Arends to celebrate 90th

Clinton Arends of rural Stanhope will celebrate his 90th birthday on March 23, 2019. Cards may be sent to 2970 Briggs Woods Road, Stanhope, Iowa 50246. His family includes Randy (Peggy) Arends of Webster City, Kathy Drevs, Ames, Iowa, Steve (Bobbie) Arends of Stanhope.

Witt — 50 years

Douglas and Susan Witt, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. March 16 at Olde Boston’s, 809 Central Ave. Cards may be sent to them at 2017 Second Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Laurie and Mark Sharpe, of ...

Coghlan— 85th birthday

Marlin Coghlan of Webster City will celebrate his 85th birthday on March 1. Cards may be sent to him at: PO Box 175, Webster City, IA 50595. His wife is Clarice Goehring Coghlan. He is a retired lieutenant with the Webster City Fire Department.

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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, ...