Lifestyle Briefs

WC Women’s Connection to meet Dec. 19

The Webster City Women's Connection will meet Tuesday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Jane Young House, 629 Elm Street. Cost for the event is $6. Rita Weber of Sioux Falls, South Dakota is the special feature. Her talk, "DOA - Destined on Arrival" explains how she discovered God's perfect plan ...

Students visit Kiwanis Club

These Webster City Middle School 5th graders were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis on Tuesday Dec. 5. They introduced themselves and told about their families, favorite subject in school and favorite Pillar of Character. The program for the day was Kelly Haman describing the new building to be ...

McLaughlin honored by YSS

Tom McLaughlin, right, a member of the YSS ot Hamilton County community advisory board, was presented the Volunteer Service Award Tuesday night at the YSS Holiday Open House. Also pictured are Chad Vogel, director of philanthropy for YSS, and Jane Adams, director of YSS of Hamilton County.

Sherve-Ose to hold author talk

WILLIAMS — Anne Sherve-Ose will present an author’s talk on Friday night at 6:30 p.m. at the Williams Public Library. She will talk about her book “Mississippi Misadventures: Thirteen Trips Down the Mississippi.” The public is invited to attend.

WCCT readers theater to peruse play ‘Leading Ladies’

Webster City Community Theatre will be holding a Reader's Theatre on December 10th at 3:30 p.m. They will be reading "Leading Ladies" by Ken Ludwig. In this hilarious comedy by the author of "Lend Me A Tenor" and "Moon Over Buffalo," two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, find ...

Women’s Club to play Bingo

The Webster City Women’s Club will meet Monday, Dec. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Jane Young House. Bingo will be played and members are asked to bring two wrapped white elephant gifts to share. Hospitality, the Pledge of Allegiance and the club collect will be presented by Sue ...

Ready for the season

Many homeowners in Webster City are gearing up for the Christmas holiday with spectacular displays of lights, figurines and inflatables. Pictured above is a home on Dubuque Street decked out with lights, garland and a series of inflatables. If you know of a spectacular display, send email a tip ...

Bell concert planned

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Webster City will host a Christmas Concert presented by the North Central Iowa Handbell Ensemble under the direction of Patrick Gagnon. The event is set for Sunday, Dec. 10 at 3 p.m. The ringers hail from Eagle Grove, Fort Dodge, Hubbard and Webster City. A wide ...

Students attend camp

The Noon Kiwanis Club of Webster City sponsored these high school students to attend the Kiwanis Key Leader at Camp Calvin Crest in Fremont, Nebraska in early November. They reported on their trip Tuesday, Nov. 28. Students said they enjoyed the experience and recommended it to the 5th grade ...

Christmas at The Bridge

On Saturday, Dec. 16 from 9 a.m. until noon, Christmas at The Bridge will once again be available to members of the community with an aim at building community comradery, togetherness, and love. This is a free family event where kids and adults may come and pick out a gift for someone on their ...

Seasonal sounds at S.A.L.T.

The Hamilton County S.A.L.T Meeting on Thursday, Dec. 7 will provide the opportunity to hear professional musicians perform a host of Christmas selections. The meeting will be at the Jewell Fire Station. Coffee and treats will be served 9:00-9:30 a.m. with free blood pressure checks at ...

Terrific kids

These Webster City Middle School 5th graders were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis on Tuesday Nov. 28, 2017. They introduced themselves and told about their families, favorite subject in school and favorite Pillar of Character. Students heard a report from high school sophomores that attended ...

Annual pageant set for Stratford church

The area’s Swedish American community will be celebrating the upcoming St. Lucia Day with the annual Lucia Festivity of Light pageant on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Stratford Lutheran Church, 812 Teneyck Ave, Stratford. St. Lucia Day, Dec. 13, is celebrated all over Scandinavia ...

Jam planned at Dows Friday

DOWS — There will be a Texas Style Jam on Friday, Dec. 8 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Dows Convention Center. Bring a snack to share. In case of inclement weather, they will cancel at noon. Call (515) 689-3986 about the weather.

Handbell concert planned Dec. 10

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Webster City will host a Christmas Concert presented by the North Central Iowa Handbell Ensemble under the direction of Patrick Gagnon. The event is set for Dec. 10 at 3 p.m. The ringers hail from Eagle Grove, Fort Dodge, Hubbard and Webster City. A wide ...

Bell concert is Dec. 10

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Webster City will host a Christmas Concert presented by the North Central Iowa Handbell Ensemble under the direction of Patrick Gagnon. The ringers hail from Eagle Grove, Fort Dodge, Hubbard and Webster City. A wide collection of Christmas music is planned. ...

Tighe to visit KYL Thursday

Kendall Young Library will be hosting a book signing event with Coach Dick Tighe on Thursday, Nov. 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tighe will be signing his book Coach Tighe: 63 Years of Coaching High School Football in the library meeting room.

HCPOA present awards

Hamilton County Sheriffs Deputy Gary Johnson was recently presented with the 2017 Peace Officer of the Year Award by the Hamilton County Peace Officers Association. Johnson has been with the Sheriffs Office for nearly 10 years. Officials said he is a highly respected member of the ...

HCPOA present awards

Webster City resident Brian Miller was presented the 2017 Citizenship Award by the Hamilton County Peace Officers Association. Miller serves on the City Council for Webster City and several local boards and committees, including ACE, HERO, Webster City Day Care Boards and is the director of ...

4-H Club reports

WWH 4-H Club The WHH 4-H Club met on Oct. 22. Members and guests met at the home of Stacey and Glenda Meyer for a hayride, a light supper, and roasting s'mores over the bonfire. A short meeting was held to elect officers. New officers are as follows: Kaylee Oskvig, president; Adalie ...