Lifestyle Briefs

Kiwanis Club hosts kids

These Webster City Middle School fifth graders. Becca Kenville, Jeffrey Krieger, Wesley Krusemark, Bonnie Nohrenberg, Eduardo Perez and Parker Hassett-Chambers, were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis March 21, 2017. They introduced themselves and told about their favorite subject in school and ...

Spring supper to be served in Lehigh

LEHIGH — The Lehigh United Methodist Church will hold its Annual Spring Supper on Saturday, April 1 from 5 to 7 p.m. The menu includes Swiss steak or ham loaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans or corn, salad, roll, pie and a drink. The cost is $10 for adults; $5 for children ...

Tickets still available

The 29th Annual Pheasants Forever Banquet will be held on Monday, March 27 at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The meal, a prime rib dinner, will begin at 7 p.m. There will be a door prize of $100, 15 guns in raffles and drawings, and over 50 live and silent auction ...

Kiwanis make donation

At the Tuesday morning meeting of the Main Street USA Morning Kiwanis Club, the club donated a laminating machine to the Pleasant View Elementary School. Shown in the photo from the left, club Treasurer Tom McLaughlin, club member Ramona Zahn, first grade teacher Chris Moline, ...

WC Lions Club accepting scholarship applications

The Webster City Lions Club is now accepting applications for their annual $500 scholarship. The scholarship is open to students from Webster City who will be Juniors or Seniors in post-secondary education for the 2017 - 2018 academic year. Applications may be picked up at First American ...

Rock, fossil ID day set at Briggs Woods Park

Paleontologist and geologist Joshua Laird will be on hand to help identify your rocks and fossils on Saturday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Conservation office at Briggs Woods Park. Those attending can learn about how different types of rocks and fossils are formed, how to identify rocks and ...

Looking over a four-leaf clover

One hundred and two year old Southfield resident, Gladyce Carlson is decked out in green as she sings” I’m Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover” at the Southfield Wellness Community St. Patrick’s Day party. Residents and guests tapped their toes to a vocal entertainer who sang Irish songs ...

Scout nominated for award

On March 1st, 2017 Webster City High School Senior Brian Borkowski who is a member of Boy Scout Troop 17 was selected and nominated by his sponsoring post, The American Legion Post 191 for The American Legion 'Eagle Scout of the Year' award. On March 15, 2017, Brian Borkowski was informed by ...

Pheasants Forever Banquet March 27

The 29th Annual Pheasants Forever Banquet will be held on Monday, March 27 at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The meal, a prime rib dinner, will begin at 7 p.m. There will be a door prize of $100, 15 guns in raffles and drawings, and over 50 live and silent auction ...

Easter Egg Hunt coming up April 8

Bring the kids out to West Twin Park on April 8 for egg hunts and a meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny. Take photos with the Easter Bunny across the street at the Webster City Fire Station from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The first egg hunt for children ages 1-4 will begin at 10 a.m. The ...

HUGS to meet Wednesday

HUGS will meet on Wednesday, March 22 at 9 a.m. at Second St. Emporium. For more information, call 515-570-5266.

WCCT to hold musical auditions

Auditions for Webster City Community Theatre's summer production of “Church Basement Ladies” are scheduled Sunday, March 26 at 4pm and Monday, March 27 at 7pm. Auditions will be held in the First Congregational Church UCC, 1000 Willson Avenue. Perusal scripts and music are available for ...

Lenten Lunches continue

Trinity Lutheran Church will host the annual women’s Lenten luncheons continuing Tuesdays through April 4. The luncheons will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the cost is $6. To attend, call your church secretary or the Trinity office, 832-2220, the Monday prior to the Tuesday ...

Stensland honored

Hamilton County’s Sheriff’s Office has announced that 911 dispatcher Caleb Stensland was recently honored by The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) at their conference in Des Moines this week. Stensland was awarded the 2017 Telecommunicator of the year. This award ...

New plant varieties is topic for Garden Club meeting

The Town and Country Garden Club will meet Wednesday, March 22 at 1 p.m. The meeting will be held at the First Congregational Church in Webster City. The program will be New Plant Varieties by Jeff Becker. There will be opportunity to learn about new plants for 2017 with the possibility of ...

Noon Book Club to meet

The Kendall Young Library Noon Book Club will meet Tuesday, March 28 from noon to 1 p.m. to discuss “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown. The story revolves around nine Americans and their quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Copies of the book are available at the ...

County GOP elects officers

The Hamilton County Republicans met recently and held their election of officers and re-elected Chair Becky Kepler, Co-chair Rick Young, Treasurer Connie Evans and Secretary Donna Evans. The officers will serve for two years. The group meets every 2nd Thursday of the month at the Second ...

Designs sought for Watermelon Day shirt

STANHOPE — Designs are being sought for the 2017 Stanhope Watermelon Day T-shirt. Entries may be dropped off at the Stanhope City Hall or a PDF file can be emailed to cityofstanhope@netins.net. Entries will be accepted through March 27. All designs must have “Stanhope, ...