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Coat collection underway

Seamonds Insurance is holding a ‘Take a coat, leave a coat’ event through Dec. 15. Individuals in need of warm winter jackets, coveralls and coats can visit the office and grab a jacket free of charge. Residents are also encouraged to donate new or gently used coats to the drive. Pictured ...

Grief support group to meet Thursday

Van Diest Medical Center will be holding its monthly grief support group meeting Thursday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Meditation Room at the hospital. Meetings are free and open to individuals of all ages. Grief support group meetings will continue to be held the ...

Club helps Supper with Santa

Once again this year, The Grid Iron Grill and Sports Lounge is hosting Dinner With Santa. The last chance to participate will be this Monday, Dec. 18. Main Street Morning Kiwanis Club helped promote the activity by donating $100. Shown in the photo are Grid Iron's LeAnn Louk accepting the ...

FD Choral Society to present ‘Christmas Past’ on Dec. 17

FORT DODGE —The Fort Dodge Choral Society’s next concert will feature some of the songs performed at its very first Christmas concert during the show titled, ”Christmas Past.” “For the Christmas concert, we will continue with celebrating the 50th anniversary by going back to ...

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Theobald, Delano to wed

Kathy and Ken Theobald of Webster City would like to announce the marriage of Jayde Theobald and Daniel Delano, both of Portland, Oregon. The bride is a financial anaylst and the groom works in cyber security for local government in Portland, Oregon.

Carpenter, Throntveit to marry

Ashley Nicole Carpenter of Webster City and Thomas Michael Throntveit, Eagle Grove have announced their engagement and plans for a February wedding. Parents of the couple are Robert and Diana Carpenter, Webster City, and Michael and Christina Throntveit of Eagle Grove. Ashley is a graduate ...

Cisco, Fisher married in Colorado

Laura Cisco, Webster City High School Class of 2000 graduate, wed Brendan Fisher of Denver, Colorado in a ceremony held at Riverbend in Lyons, Colorado. The ceremony was held on Friday, Aug. 18 and Father Michael Messina officiated. Laura is the daughter of Jim and Melinda Cisco of Webster ...

Mullen, Hoelscher wed

Curtis Hoelscher and Corie Mullen of Arlington, Virginia, were united in marriage on July 25, 2017 at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, New York. The outdoor ceremony was held along the shore of Lake George. The bride’s parents are James and Patricia Mullen of Watertown, ...

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Ackermans celebrate 65th

Darrell and Geraldine Ackerman of Fort Dodge and former residents of Blairsburg, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 5. Cards and greetings may be sent to them at 108 Regency West Ct., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Dwight and Becky of Clear Lake, Jeff and ...

Norman — 80th birthday

Marlene Norman will be celebrating her 80th birthday on Saturday, Nov. 25. Her family celebrated with her on Thanksgiving day. A card shower is planned in here honor. Cards may be sent to: Marlene Norman 1720 Lynx Ave, Apt# 304, Webster City, IA 50595

Youngs celebrate 50 years

The family of David and Barbara Young, of rural Stanhope invite family and friends to help celebrate Dave and Barb's 50th wedding anniversary with a card shower. A note or card with a special memory would be cherished. David and Barbara (Clayton) Young were married on Nov. 25th, 1967. They ...

Nickles celebrate 50th

A card shower is planned in celebration of the 50th wedding anniversary of George and Margie Nickles, Woolstock, on Nov. 11, 2017. Cards and personal messages may be sent to the couple at 1625 330th St., PO Box 116, Woolstock, IA 50599.

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Hesley

Ryan and Emily Hesley, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Oaklynn Marie, born on November 28, 2017 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. She weighed 6 lbs. and 14.8 oz. and was 18 inches long. Oaklynn joins siblings Madelynn, age 6, and Nash, age 1. Grandparents are John and ...

DePrann

Miguel Andrade and Christina DePrann, Fonda, are the parents of a baby boy, Erzo Roman DePrann, born on November 13, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparent is Cindy Wagner, Webster City.

Carter

Shae Carter of Webster City is the mother of a baby girl, Paisley RaeLynn Carter, born Nov. 3, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center in Webster City. Grandparents are Karla Venegas, Webster City and Rod Carter, Whittemore. Donna Wildt of Stanhope and Millie Carter of Fort Dodge are great-grandparents.

Weieneth

AJ and Rachael Weieneth, of Waukee, welcomed a baby girl, Hannah Clare Weieneth into the world on October 31, 2017. She weighed 8 lbs and 3oz and was 20 inches long. She has two brothers Charlie, 5 1/2, and Ben, 4. Grandparents are Bob and Sandi Weieneth, Webster City, and Sue and the ...