Lifestyle Briefs

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 ...

County 4-H Scholarship presented

The Hamilton County 4-H Foundation Board selected 13 senior 4-H members to receive scholarships from the Hamilton County 4-H Foundation Scholarship special fund drive. Recipients included: Jenna Short of Webster City, Lena Gripp of Webster City, Hannah Fritz of Webster City, Leah Myer of ...

Motorcycle education offered at ICCC

FORT?DODGE?- Two final sessions of the Motorcycle Rider Education class are being offered at Iowa Central Community College Transportation Technology Center, 1106 South 32nd St., Fort DodgeThe classes will consist of 5 hours of classroom and 10 hours of range time.Session one will be held the ...

Lehigh church to host pancake supper Sunday

LEHIGH?- The Lehigh United Methodist Church will hold its Second Sunday Supper on Aug. 9 and continue to do so each second Sunday of the Month, from 5 to 7 p.m.Church members will be serving pancakes, sausage links and scrambled eggs for a free will donation.The public is invited to attend supper.

Teen Lounge returns Aug. 24

Teens in sixth grade through 12th grade are invited to participate in Teen Lounge, the Kendall Young Library's regular after-school program for teens beginning Aug. 25.Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays this fall from 3:30-5:30 p.m., Teen Librarian Lindsay Anderson will be in the library's ...

Pinning ceremony

Pinning ceremonyFORT?DODGE?- Iowa Central's annual Radiologic Technology Pinning Ceremony, which honors our students completing the Radiologic Technology program, was held Wednesday, July 15th in the Bioscience and Health Sciences Building on the Fort Dodge Campus.Dave Grosland, Iowa Central ...

Benefit for WC man set

A?benefit is planned to help offset the medical and travel expenses for a Webster City man currently undergoing dialysis for kidney failure.The event for Wong Thongsouk, Webster City, will be held Aug. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at All Cultures Equal, 1440?E. Second St. Luncheon will be served ...

Lehigh church to host pancake supper Sunday

LEHIGH?- The Lehigh United Methodist Church will hold its Second Sunday Supper on Aug. 9 and continue to do so each second Sunday of the Month, from 5 to 7 p.m.Church members will be serving pancakes, sausage links and scrambled eggs for a free will donation.The public is invited to attend supper.

Benefit set for Saturday at All Cultures Equal

A?benefit is planned to help offset the medical and travel expenses for a Webster City man currently undergoing dialysis for kidney failure.The event for Wong Thongsouk, Webster City, will be held Aug. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at All Cultures Equal, 1440?E. Second St. Luncheon will be served ...

An appreciation for art and nature

A combination of an appreciation for art and nature brought non-profit Legacy Learning Boone River Valley together. Through grants, donations, and volunteers this organization brings accredited artists from all over to teach, inspire and educate.A non-profit since 2014, Legacy Learning has ...

KYL to screen ‘Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’

The Kendall Young Library will show the movie, "Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," (Rated PG). This sequel to "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," gives viewers the chance to catch up with the favorite characters.Sonny (Dev Patel) prepares for marriage to Sunaina, and sets his eye on opening a ...

Sculpture event returns

Looking for something to do this weekend? Grab your brushes and get creative at West Twin Park.Local individuals, clubs and businesses will have a chance to create art this Friday and Saturday. Grab some paints and head on down to Seneca Street by West Twin Park to paint a logo, brand or a ...

Student actors take to the stage

The Webster City Community Theatre has been packed this week with students, volunteers and acting instructors as they get ready to present "The Unknowns Freak Out Roswell" this weekend.Written by Jackie McCall, Director of Education at The Old Creamery Theatre, this production is based on the ...

Grassley seeks DOJ review of sale

WASHINGTON - Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, sent a letter Tuesday to the Department of Justice pressing the Antitrust Division to review JBS USA's proposed acquisition of Cargill Inc.'s pork unit.Grassley expressed concern that the merger will increase the industry's concentration and decrease ...