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Closing time

WILLIAMS — Customarily, business hours are until 11 p.m., but since the last possible meal had been served, the owners decided to close early. So at about 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, Bob and Miriam Welch closed the door on an era and turned the key in the lock for the last time at ...

Local organization goes ‘nuts’ for annual fundraiser

Webster City is about to get a little nutty when the T.T.T. begin their annual fundraiser. The money raised during their fundraiser will help sponsor a camping trip in order for local 4th grade girls to embark on a journey of self discovery this summer at the Girl Scout Camp in Clear ...

Lions to serve up pancakes

The Webster City Lions Club will host its annual “All You Can Eat” pancake day on Sunday, Oct. 21 from 8 a.m. to noon. The event will be held at the Wester City Middle School. The menu includes pancakes, eggs, sausage and drinks. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for children 5 to 10 ...

A very snow CROP walk

Seventeen hardy walkers took part in the 2018 Webster City CROP Walk Sunday, Oct. 14. Despite the snow the walk took place as planned beginning at the Brewer Creek Park Shelter. The participants represented several area churches. Donations of peanut butter, soup and cash were also received ...

Weddings and Engagements | VIEW ALL

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 ...

Tolle, Molina to marry

Melissa Molina and Eric Tolle of Pleasant Hill announce their upcoming marriage on Sept. 22, 2018 in Bondurant. The bride is a 2013 graduate of Perry High School. She is a dental assistant for Country Club Dental in Des Moines. The groom is a 2011 graduate of Webster City High School and ...

Heiden, Neisen to wed

Holly Heiden and Jeremy Neisen have announced their engagement. The couple plan to marry on August 18, 2018, at Sac & Fox Overlook by Steamboat Rock. The bride’s parents are John and Karen Heiden of Dows. The groom’s parents are Jerry Neisen of Kaukauna, WI and Sandy Matz of ...

Trausch, Krambeer to wed

Robert and Jill Trausch of Webster City announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their son, Brandon Trausch, to Carly Krambeer, daughter of Beverly and the late Bradford Krambeer of Waukon, IA. The couple plans to exchange vows August 4th in Waukon. The groom is a 2011 graduate of ...

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Nass to celebrate 90th birthday

An open house is planned in honor of the 90th birthday of Marj Nass. An open house will be held on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Mornin' Glory Coffee Shop, 719 Des Moines St., Webster City. Please, no gifts. Hosting the party will be Marj's children, grandchildren, and ...

Walters to celebrate 90th

The children of Rosemary Walters will host an open house in celebration of her 90th birthday on Saturday, Oct, 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Webster City Links, 405 Des Moines St., Webster City. They request no gifts. Hosts for the celebration are her two sons, Jeff Walters of Cedar Falls, and ...

Evans celebrate 65th

Bill and Barbara Evans are celebrating 65 years of marriage this year. They were married at Immanuel Lutheran Chruch in rural Sac County on Sept. 23, 1953. The Evans have been Webster City resdients since 1969. They will be celebrating with their three children, Laura, Bart and Jon, and ...

Schutt celebrate 90th

Jarlath (Wiedenman) Schutt formerly of Eagle Grove, Blairsburg and Webster City, will celebrate her 90th birthday Oct. 2, 2018. She taught for 36 years in Wright and Hamilton county rural schools, Williams Independent and Northeast Hamilton. She is now residing at Heritage Crossings ...

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, ...