Lifestyle Briefs

Yoga classes offered

The Webster City Recreation and Public Grounds Department is offering Yoga classes in the Sampson Room of Fuller Hall.There will be two Wednesday afternoon classes, 4 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. The classes are designed for people of all ages. The eight-week session will begin Sept. 9 and continue until ...

Keeping ties to the community

"It's about making sure they always get to see the people that are important in their life," said Marilyn Middleton, Marketing Coordinator at Southfield Community Wellness. "The shuttle helps keep ties to the community," Middleton added.Thanks to employees at Southfield Community Wellness, ...

Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club picnic is Sept. 13

Alumni and friends of Iowa State University are invited to attend the Hamilton County ISU Alumni Club's annual picnic on Sunday, Sept. 13 at the Stanhope Community Center, at 5 p.m.Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. followed by presentation of this year's Key Service Award and remarks by ISU ...

New Materials at Kendall Young Library

Adult Fiction:"Circling the Sun"?by Paula McLain"Alert"?by James Patterson"Plantation Shudders:?A?Cajun Country Mystery" by Ellen Byron"Dragonbane"?by Sherrilyn Kenyon"Who Do You Love"?by Jennifer Weiner"Saint Mazie"?by Jami Attenberg"Thrill Me"?by Susan Mallery"Charleston"?by Margaret Bradham ...

Ice cream social is Friday night

STRATFORD?- The McGuire Bend UB?Church will hold its annual ice cream social Friday at the Stratford CityPark.Serving is from 5 to 7 p.m. The menu includes ice cream, beef burgers, chips, pie, bars and a drink. Free will offering will be taken,

College News

UNI?Dean's ListCEDAR FALLS - The following students have been named to the Spring 2015 semester Dean's List at the University of Northern Iowa:Kayla Richardson and Miranda Wood, both of Duncombe;Mackenzie Bloem, Brittany Butler and Mollie Ullestad, all of Jewell;Bradon Bergman and Brandon ...

WCHS Class of 1975

The Webster City High School Class of 1975 will be celebrating their 40th year since graduation during the WCHS Homecoming weekend, September 18 and 19,2015.Plans are still being finalized, but plans include a parade float for Homecoming, which will be created the week of September 13, tours in ...

Group to paint Lynx paw prints

A?WC2DC?fundraiser will bring painted Lynx paw prints to neighborhoods all around Webster City.For large paw prints - approximately 35-inches tall and 40-inches wide, the cost is $20 for one or $30 for two. Smaller paw prints - 17 inches by 20 inches -?are also available for $10 each.The ...

Spanish class offered at All Cultures Equal

A Spanish language class will be offered at All Cultures Equal on Mondays from 4:30 to 6 p.m. with a practice session on Thursdays from 5 to 6 p.m. beginning Sept. 14.The cost fro the class is $90 for three months.Jamie Jentink, language program director, will conduct the class.For more ...

Registration begins at for fall activities

The Webster City Recreation and Public Grounds Department is holding registration for several fall sports activities at Fuller Hall. NFL?Youth Flag Football:?Registration is open Monday through Sept. 4. This program is offered for youth that are in the third and fourth grades. The two practices ...

College News

UI?GraduatesIOWA?CITY?- About 5,100 students received degrees from the University of Iowa at the close of the spring 2015 semester.Students from your area receiving degrees included:Molly Cook of Jewell, received a BA-Speech and Hearing Science with Highest Distinction degreeChelsie Jacobson of ...

Auditions planned for children’s choirs

AMES?- Placement Auditions for the 2015-16 season of the Ames Children's Choirs will be conducted from Aug. 11 to 30. The program includes three choirs, Preparatory Choir, Chorale, and Concert Choir for boys and girls ages 8 to 18 with unchanged voices. The choirs perform an annual Holiday ...

Auditions set for WCCT play

Auditions are scheduled at 7 p.m. on Sunday and Monday for Webster City Community Theater's fall production of Drinking Habits, by Tom Smith. Eight roles are available, according to Director Sally Evans.Drinking Habits is a traditional, laugh-out-loud farce. The play runs wild with ...

WCCT to peruse ‘Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells’

Webster City Community Theatre's Readers Theatre will be reading "Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells" from the best-seller by Barbara Park, Sunday, at 4 p.m., at the Webster City Community Theatre's lower level, 1001 Willson Ave.Junie B. Jones, first-grader, is super-excited about the ...