Lifestyle Briefs

WCHS spring concert set for Monday

Webster City High School proudly presents its Spring Choir Concert Monday, April 29, at 7:00 pm at Prem Sahai Auditorium. Lynx Singers will open the concert with “Lord, I Call to You” by Mozart and an arrangement of folk songs entitled, “With a Banjo on My Knee.” Purple & ...

Scouts food, pop can drive set for Saturday

Webster City’s Boy Scout Troop 17 and Cub Scout Pack 583 want to remind the public of their annual food and pop can drive coming up on Saturday, April 27. Residents are asked to set items on their front step by 9 a.m., including any new, unopened, non perishable food and/or hygiene items, ...

Rotary donates to Rocketry Club

Members of the Webster City Rocketry Team were the guest speakers Monday at Rotary Club. The high school students placed high enough in the Team America Rocketry Challenge to be invited to Nationals in Washington D.C. in May. The Rotary Club presented the students with a $100 donation to help ...

Applications for Stearns Trust now being accepted

Under her Last Will and Testament, Teresa Treat Stearns established a trust the income of which is to be used for the good of the community of Webster City, and vicinity for the purpose of benefiting such needy persons, families, organizations, associations or groups as the Trustee determines ...

More than 2,000 eggs to find at Williams Park

One-year-old Beckett Ratzke proved to be an excellent hunter for Easter eggs at the Williams Development event on Saturday in the Williams City Park. Over 2,000 eggs were scattered throughout the park for the 50 children participating.

Kids turn out in Stanhope for egg hunt

The Stanhope town park was buzzing with activity Saturday morning as scores of youngsters gathered for the annual Easter egg hunt. The yearly event is sponsored by the Stanhope Development Group, Inc. assisted by the Clear Lake Sailors 4-H Club. The lovely weather attracted parents and ...

HUGS to meet

Humans Understanding Grief or HUGS will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Second St. Emporium. For more information, call Paula at 570-5266.

Garden Club to meet downtown

The Town and Country Garden Club will meet Wednesday, April 24 at 1 p.m. at the Main Street Garden. Bring garden tools to clean up garden. Hostesses are D. Swanson, L. Paine, J. Klucking, C. Entriken.

Auditions set for WCCT

Auditions for Webster City Community Theatre's summer production, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, will be held Monday, April 22, and Tuesday, April 23, from 6-7:30 pm at the theatre, 1001 Willson Avenue. There are roles for adults and students middle school through college. Director ...

Talent Search set for Hamilton County Fair

A Bill Riley Talent Search contest is scheduled for Saturday, July 27 during the 2019 Hamilton County Fair in Webster City. The event will be held on the Ed Prince Stage beginning at 4 pm. Bill Riley, Jr. of Des Moines will emcee the event. Competition includes a Senior division for ages ...

Fifth graders visit club meeting

These Webster City Middle School 5th graders were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis April 16th, 2019. They introduced themselves and told about their families and pets and their favorite subject to study in school. They heard a program by protecting your financial information and how to freeze ...

Egg hunts to be held Saturday

Two Easter Eggs Hunts in Northeast Hamilton County are scheduled for Saturday, April 20. The Blairsburg Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the Blairsburg City Park. The Williams Development Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 10 a.m. in the the Williams City Park.

Mitchell performs in DMACC concert

Soprano McKenna Mitchell of Webster City performs the solo “If I Loved You” from “Carousel” at the Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Campus Spring Concert.

On the hunt for Easter eggs

The Webster City Easter Egg Hunt, hosted by Southfield Wellness Community and the City of Webster City was held Saturday morning at Fuller Hall.

Auditions set for summer play

Auditions for Webster City Community Theatre's summer production, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, will be held Monday, April 22, and Tuesday, April 23, from 6:00-7:30 pm at the theatre, 1001 Willson Avenue. There are roles for adults and students middle school through college. Director ...

Passing the gavel

Williams Post 633 Commander Wayne Wahlert, passed the gavel to Derrick Greenfield at their annual meeting. Wahlert, a Vietnam vet, had been Commander since 2012. Greenfield, an Afghanistan veteran, is the new commander of post 633.

Boosting After Prom

Michelle Casady and Amy Lampman presented the program on Webster City High School after prom at the Main Street USA Morning Kiwanis Club Tuesday.Following the program, the club presented the women with $300 for after prom. Above, John Boughton presents the check to Casady and Lampman.

Tree City USA Award

DES MOINES - The City of Webster City was recently honored with the 2018 Tree City USA Award at the 29th Annual Community Forestry Awards Luncheon in Des Moines. The award was presented by the Arbor Day Foundation and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources April 3rd at the Sheraton in West ...

Crossover ceremony held

Webster City Boy Scout Troop 17, Cub Scout Pack 583, as well as family and friends, held their annual Blue and Gold Crossover Ceremonies recently, honoring four young men that achieved their Arrow of Light, earning the privilege of crossing over from the Cub Scouting program into Scouting BSA ...

Auditions planned for WCCT summer production

Auditions for Webster City Community Theatre's summer production, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, will be held Monday, April 22, and Tuesday, April 23, from 6:00-7:30 pm at the theatre, 1001 Willson Avenue. There are roles for adults and students middle school through college. Director ...