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Happy singing

In celebration of returning to live performances, Fort Dodge Choral will present “I Sing Because I’m Happy” at 3 pm on Sunday, Oct. 24, at Grace Lutheran Church, Fort Dodge. Webster City residents Mark Andrew, Travis Balt, Stephanie Hill, Al Yungclas and Karin Yungclas are members of the ...

Barner selected for Opus Honor Choir

Jack Barner was recently selected for participation in the 35th annual Opus Honor Choir Festival. He will be singing in the 7th/8th Grade Bass Clef Honor Choir. Over 2,100 students were nominated by their directors for 720 positions in the four Opus Honor Choirs from throughout the state. ...

Suffrage movement is program

The Webster City Women’s Club will meet Monday, Oct. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Jane Young House. Loween Getter will have the program. The topic is “The Suffrage Movement” and the 101st Anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment. Members and their guests will be invited to view the ...

WCCT celebrates the past season

Members of the Webster City Community Theatre gathered for their Annual Meeting on October 3. Election of officers was held with the following serving in 2021-2022: Wil Groves, president; Angela Rottering, vice president; Kylee Hayek, secretary; Dale Arends, treasurer; board members Molly ...

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Dawson, Van Diest to marry

Kali Dawson and James Van Diest of Webster City have announced their engagement. Kali is the daughter of Eric and Regan Dawson of Webster City. She is graduating from Iowa State University on May 8 with a double major in management information systems and supply chain management and an ...

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 ...

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Lewis — 85th birthday

Mary Lewis of Fort Dodge will celebrate her 85th birthday on Friday, Sept. 24. A card shower is planned in her honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to her at 219 4th Ave. No., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. She has three children, Larry and Colleen Lewis of Henderson, NV., Bill and Cindy Lewis of ...

Sylvester — 90th birthday

Max Sylvester of Webster City will celebrate his 90th birthday on Oct. 1. His family is hosting a card shower in his honor. Please help him celebrate by sending cards or greetings to: 1502 Locust St, Webster City, IA 50595.

Ploeger — 50th anniversary

Lester and Leanna (Heitland) Ploeger of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 18. A card show will be held in their honor. Cards may be sent to the couple at 1509 Collins St., Webster City, IA 50595. Both were raised in Ackley and were married in the ...

Blue — 50th anniversary

Wayne and Barb Blue recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married at the Church of Christ in Hampton on Aug. 28, 1971. The couple have two children and six grandchildren. They reside in rural Kamrar and are still active in the family farming operation.

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West

Devin and Shilea West of Webster City are the parents of a daughter, Aylah Ann West, born Sept. 22, 2021 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. She weighed 9.01 lbs., at birth and has two siblings, Kyler, 6, and Kellen, 3. Grandparents are Craig and Pat Angstrom of Stratford and Deb (Jeff) ...

Births: McGuire

Emily and Zachery McGuire of Webster City are the parents of a daughter, Clementine Marie McGuire, born April 1, 2021 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion. She weighed 8 lbs., 10 oz. and has a brother Zachery Zane McGuire Junior, 3. Grandparents are David McGuire and Sheila McGuire, Webster ...

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 ...