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Kiwnanis’ Citizens of Year

The Main Street, USA Morning Kiwanis Club of Webster City recognized Theo and Teri Boman, owners of Boman Funeral Home, as the club’s Citizens of the Year for 2018. Shown in the photo, Kiwanis Citizenship Chairperson Ray Reasland presents the Citizen of the Year plaque to Teri and Theo ...

WCCT to present ‘Mary Poppins Jr’

Webster City Community Theatre is offering an opportunity for area youth to have a “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” experience on their stage this fall. According to director Loween Getter, the one-act musical offers area youth the opportunity to be part of the magic of Mary ...

Prizes donated

Marilyn Middleton, marketing coordinator for Southfield Wellness Community, accepts donations Thursday from Sharon Kruse of Congregate Meals. The meal site participants collected and donated a wide variety of items — scarvesm candy, crossword books, stuffed animals and more —that ...

Black Hills donates to WCFD

Michael Wright, left, of Black Hills Energy, presented a check for $500 to Capt. Andy Sowle of the Webster City Fire Department. The money will be used for the fire fighters association golf tournament fundraiser. Sowle said the event is the only fundraiser the association does. Funds raised in ...

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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 ...

Carlson, Duncan to wed

ANKENY — Cally Duncan and Nick Carlson, both of Ankeny, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Jim and Wendy Duncan, of Gowrie, and Marty and Christi Carlson, of Gowrie. A July 28 wedding is planned. Duncan is a 2013 graduate of Prairie Valley High School. She earned her bachelor of ...

Carpenter, Throntveit marry

EAGLE GROVE — Ashley Nicole Carpenter and Thomas Michael Throntveit, of Eagle Grove, were married on Feb, 17, 2018, at Rustix in Humboldt. Parents of the couple are Robert and Diana Carpenter, of Webster City; and Michael and Christina Throntveit, of Eagle Grove. Maid of honor was ...

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Ferrells celebrate 50th

Jack and Joyce Ferrell of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 17. Jack Ferrell and Joyce Klaver were married at the First Presbyterian Church, Kamrar, on Aug. 17, 1968. The Ferrells are the parents of John (Molly) Ferrell of Webster City, and Julie (Chad) ...

Odland celebrates 80th birthday

Arnold Odland, Webster City will celebrate his 80ths birthday on Friday, Aug. 17. A card shower is planned in his honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to: Arnold Odland C/O Windsor Manor 1401 Wall St., Room 507 Webster City, IA 50595

Walkers celebrate 50th

Bob and Marilyn Walker of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3. They were married on August 3, 1968 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Webster City. Bob and Marilyn will mark the occasion with their family on Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota in September.

Bergs celebrate 50th

The family of DeWayne and Cathy Berg are hosting an open house in celebration of the Berg’s 50th wedding anniversary. An open house will be held on Sunday, Aug. 5, from 1 to 3 at the Jewell Golf and Country Club. DeWayne and Cathy (Hegland) Berg were married on August 24, 1968. They are ...

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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, ...