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St. Thomas Knights to host fish fry

The Knights of Columbus of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church will host a series of drive thru fish fry dinners during Lent. The events are scheduled for Friday, Feb. 19, March 5 and March 19 from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. at the St. Thomas Aquinas Parish Center, 1000 Des Moines St. The menu will ...

Rotary donation benefits MOW

Kathy Josten accepted a $500 donation on behalf of the Webster City Meals on Wheels program, from Kyle Heffernan, president of the Webster City Rotary Club.

Students in the Arts announces winter term students

Kindergarten through 12th-grade students in Webster City Community School District have been recognized for excellence by their instructors for winter term in the performing and visual arts programs at their five school buildings. Elementary Art and Music Northeast Hamilton Elementary Art ...

Virtual video game music program set

A virtual video game music program will be presented Saturday, Feb. 13 at 1 p.m. The Des Moines Gamer Symphony Orchestra will present the program via Zoom. To obtain the Zoom link, email waynej@kylib.org. The event is sponsored by Ericson Public Library, Dewitt Community Library and Kendall ...

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Tharp, Mensing wed in Minnesota

Brianne Mensing and Matthew Tharp, both of Richfield, Minnesota, were married July 25, 2020 at Wood Lake Lutheran Church in Richfield, Minnesota. Parents of the couple are David and Debra Mensing, Bloomington, Minnesota, and Brad and Julie Tharp of Webster City. Kelsi Winter, sister of the ...

Klaver, Till to marry

Trevor Klaver of Irving Texas and Mallory Till of Bettendorf are engaged and plan to marry on August 8, 2020 in Davenport. Parents of the couple are Barry and Kristen Klaver of Kamrar and Terry and Mandy Till of Bettendorf. Trevor is a graduate of Northeast Hamilton and Iowa State ...

Klaver, Till to marry

Trevor Klaver of Irving Texas and Mallory Till of Bettendorf are engaged and plan to marry on August 8, 2020 in Davenport. Parents of the couple are Barry and Kristen Klaver of Kamrar and Terry and Mandy Till of Bettendorf. Trevor is a graduate of Northeast Hamilton and Iowa State ...

Heinrichs, Miller to marry

Nicole Heinrichs and Jackson Miller, both of Altoona, are engaged and plan to marry July 18 in Altoona. Parents of the couple are Mike and Alice Heinrichs of Webster City, and Dan and Denise Miller of Red Oak. Nicole is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa and is a science teacher ...

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Stearns celebrates 90th birthday

Eloise Stearns will celebrate her 90th birthday on Feb. 2. Eloise Hemken Stearns was born in Blairsburg, to Frank and Gladys Hemken on Feb. 2, 1921. She was a schoolteacher for a brief time before marrying William (“Bill”) E. Stearns on June 12, 1930. Eloise had a passion for beauty ...

Baileys celebrate 50th

Doug and Nancy Ambrose Bailey will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 30. They were married at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Webster City on Jan. 30, 1971. A celebration will be held at sometime in the future. Well wishers are encouraged to send greetings to the happy couple ...

Williams to celebrate 80th

Richard Williams from Blairsburg, Iowa will celebrate his 80th birthday on Jan. 28. His family sends him birthday greetings.

Frisks celebrate 50th

Steven and DeAnn Frisk will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Jan. 23, 2020. Cards can be sent to them at 300 Long St. Randall, IA 50231-0134. Their family includes children: Melissa (Scott) Stolt, Mike (Melanie) Frisk; grandchildren: Curt (Amber) Stolt; Hailey (Josh) Davis; Emily ...

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Mosbach

Tyler and Megan Mosbach, Webster City are the parents of a son, Bowen Lee Mosbach, born Dec. 16, 2020, at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. He weighed 8 lbs., 11 oz. and has two siblings, Grayson, 10, and Cru, 7. Grandparents are Pam and Mike Ryder, Mike and Kathy Johnson, Darla Mosbach, ...

Anderson

Jesse and Mikaela Anderson of Webster City are the parents of a son, Henry Allen Anderson, born Dec. 2, 2020 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. He weighed 7 lbs., 12 oz., and has a sister, Ava, 3. Grandparents are Mike and Mindee Pruismann, Webster City, Jeff and Chris Anderson, Webster ...

Everson

Ben and Karissa Everson, Webster City, are the parents of a son, Franklin Estes Everson, born Dec. 9, 2020 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. He weighed 8 lbs., 8 oz. and has a sister Vivian Maye, 2. Grandparents are Dick and Rosine Kennedy of Webster City, Keith and Mona Everson, Webster ...

Anderson

Shawn and Tori Anderson of Webster City are the parents of a daughter, Emmersyn Faith Kaye Anderson, bornMarch 5, 2020 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. She weighed 6 lbs., 7.9 oz. and has three siblings — Nathan, 7, Kinsley, 4, and Phoenix, 1. Grandparents are Deb Wyllie, Webster ...