Lifestyle Briefs

SH High School choir to perform at SALT meeting Thursday

The Hamilton County S.A.L.T (Seniors and Lawman Together) Meeting, Thursday, Dec. 6 will provide the opportunity to hear high school performs sing a host of Christmas selections. The meeting will be at the Jewell Fire Station. Coffee and treats will be served 9 to 9:30 a.m. with free blood ...

Fifth graders visit club

These Webster City Middle School 5th graders — Angel Ramirez-Trujillo, Jameson Stansfield, Marialyz Riviera Oliveras and Rinoa Raygor — were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis Nov. 27, 2018. They introduced themselves and told about their families and pets and their favorite part of school. ...

Iowa pork producer to give away pork loins

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA—Iowa Select Farms and the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation announced the expansion of Operation Christmas Meal, a free pork loin giveaway for families who aren’t planning a Christmas meal due to insufficient funds.  This year, Operation Christmas Meal will donate ...

Pop tabs donated

The Main Street, USA Morning Kiwanis Club recently donated a bucketful of pop-top tabs for recycling, as a fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House. Making the donation for the club is Kiwanian John Zahn and accepting for McDonald's are employees Alicia Watts and Rhonda Madayag-Reveira.

A generous donation

Max McGilligan, 11, a sixth grader from Webster City used his allowance money and his parents matched it to donate to the First State Bank/Town & Country Insurance Thanksgiving Food Drive. Donations will be accepted through the end of the month at all First State Bank and Town & Country ...

A Thanksgiving feast

Southfield Wellness Community was honored to have many friends and families join residents and tenants for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings on Thanksgiving Day. Stella Beermann and her daughter, Elaine Beermann, are shown enjoying the feast. Webster City Meals on Wheels ...

Annual senior citizen potluck planned for Wednesday

The Webster City Recreation Department will host its annual Senior Potluck Dinner on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at noon in the Fuller Hall Gym. Turkey, table service and drinks will be provided. All guests are asked to bring a covered dish to share. There is no fee to attend but guests are asked to ...

Turkey Trot set for Thursday

The Webster City Recreation Department will once again host the annual Webster City Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot. The event will be held Thursday, Nov. 22 at 9 a.m. at Fuller Hall. It is a 5K run or walk with individual and team competition. Participants may sign up just before the ...

Students visit Kiwanis Club

These Webster City Middle School 5th graders were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis Nov. 13. Nathan Loughry, Juan Hernandez, Gavin Malloy, Salena Inthisane and Lillian Irving introduced themselves and told about their families and pets and their favorite part of school. The program was County ...

Workshop series to address finances of caregiving

“Holidays are a valuable opportunity for family conversations, and some of those conversations can be intentionally geared toward planning for future needs of aging family members.” This suggestion comes from Barb Wollan, a Human Sciences Specialist in family finance from Iowa State ...

New NHS members inducted

The Stephen Gray Chapter of the National Honor Society induction was held Sunday, Nov. 11 at 4 p.m. in the Atrium at South Hamilton High School. The students were selected based on the criteria for the National Honor Society- Character, Service, Leadership, and Scholarship. New members shared ...

Five generations

Five generations of a Webster City family gathered recently. Pictured are Kenneth Youngdale, Randy Youngdale, Regan (Youngdale) Dawson, Kayla (Dawson) Glenn and baby Cyrus Glenn

Koestners celebrate 40th

In celebration of Dennis and Mary Koestner’s 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 9, their daughters Jackie and Denise Koestner would like to honor them with a card shower. Dennis’ birthday is also Nov. 10. Please send cards and greetings to: Dennis and Mary Koestner 644 Cedar St Webster ...

Rotary honors student leaders

The Webster City Rotary Club held its annual Leadership Banquet Monday at Trinity Lutheran church. Student leaders from Webster City and South Hamilton were honored. Webster City students honored include: front row, from the left: Isaac Bernard, Zoey Woodall, Cheyenne Johnson, Atlanta ...

Women’s Club to hear historical program

The Webster City Women’s Club will have its November meeting Monday, Nov. 12 at 1:30 p.m. at the Jane Young House. The program will be “My Favorite Fashion.” Members are asked to bring or wear a favorite suit, dress or costume of their own to talk about. Darlene Dingman will present ...

Donation for blankets

The program for the Noon Kiwanis club was on Weighted Blankets for special needs children/adults presented by Jennifer Buttolph. The club gave $250.00 to purchase materials for making blankets. Left to right is Glen Tjaden, Kiwanis President, John Buttolph, Jennifer Bottolph and Luverne Bierle.

Mosaic volunteers visit Crestview

Day Service Volunteers from Mosaic in Clarion, Iowa came to visit with Crestview residents Thursday morning. The two groups will be spending time together socializing, playing games, having coffee and participating in other fun activities over the next few months.

Stanhope hosts Halloween party

Stanhope-area youngsters enjoyed the annual Halloween party sponsored by the Stanhope Development Group, Inc. Featured were games, treats, and candy for parents and children alike. One family that participated was the Renze family, of Stanhope. The “mouse” seated in the oversize trap is ...

Halloween scenes

The staff of Southfield Wellness Community greeted the Halloween visitors dressed as The Addams Family. Pictured are, from the left, Stacy Gannon –Morticia; Don Stangeland—Gomez; John Boughton — Lurch; Chanler Baird—Pugsley; Colleen Martin — Wednesday; Jerry Newman---Uncle Fester ...

Kids visit Kiwanis Club

These Webster City Middle School fifth graders — Emmanuel Rodriguez, Braeden Schnell, Avery Wingerson, Ben Youngdale and Jaysen Vankam — were the guests of the Noon Kiwanis October 30th, 2018. They introduced themselves and told about their families and favorite subject in school. They ...