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Lifestyle Briefs

WCWC plan first meeting of new year

The first meeting of the new year for the Webster City Women's Club will be Jan. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Jane Young House.Nancy Kayser, a local historian, will present a program entitled, "?Send Me A Postcard,"?exploring the postcard generation from 1900 to 1920. Everyone attending is encouraged ...

Results from Fun Week Hot Shot contest

The winners of the Spot Shot Basketball Contest held Tuesday at Fuller Hall are as follows:Elementary division -Nick Neuroth, first, 54 points; Trevyn Lyons, second, 35 points; Peyton Neuroth, third, 33 points; Riley LaSourd, fourth, 32 points; Ezra Craig and Noah Gunderson, tie, fifth, 30 ...

Fun week events begin today

Holiday Fun Week gets under way at Fuller Hall today, with registration beginning at 1 p.m. and competition to begin at 1:30.Monday was scheduled as the first day of activities, but due to the severe weather, the Free Throw?Contest was rescheduled to Thursday afternoon.The Spot Shot Basketball ...

Ryan awarded Iowa County Engineers Association Scholarship

AMES?- Colin Ryan, an Iowa State University student, was one of 500 persons attending the 2015 Iowa County Engineers Association Annual Meeting, held at Iowa State University on December 8-10. This conference provides the county engineers and their staff members with continuing education in ...

Christmas Eve service brings Ubben generations together

Four generations of the Ubben family performed and viewed the Crestview nativity scene at the Christmas Eve service. Brandon Ubben as Joseph, Katelyn Ubben as Mary, baby Charlie Ubben as Jesus, and Khaiana Chitavong, an angel, all helped remind Crestview and friends of the true meaning of Christmas.

Holiday Fun Week activities return

The Webster City Recreation Department will host the annual Holiday Fun Week activities at Fuller Hall Dec. 28 through 31.The activities are free for all school age youths. There will be age categories for each contest held, according to organizers. ?Registration will begin at 1 p.m. each day ...

Hamilton County poets to be published

Two Hamilton County poets will be featured in the upcoming Lyrical Iowa 2015, a publication of the Iowa Poetry Association.Poets Margot Conard of Stratford and Emily Lovelace, a sixth-grade student from Webster City, will have works among the 362 to be published in the book. More than 1,600 ...

New Materials at Kendall Young Library

Adult Fiction:"Time of Departure" by Douglas Schofield"Born of Betrayal" by Sherrilyn Kenyon"Front Runner" by Felix Francis"Still Midnight: A Novel" by Denise Mina"A Passage to Shambhala" by Jonathan Baird"Once More into the Breech" by Peter Brandvold"The Bourbon Kings" by J. R. Ward"Bream ...

HC Prosper Team offers program

Pre-teens and their parents had a celebration after completing the Strengthening Families for Parents and Youth 10-14 program session.The program is designed for all families and provides an opportunity for them to strengthen relationships by opening up the lines of communication. The sessions ...

Holiday events set this week at NEH

Northeast Hamilton Elementary School is planning several holiday events this week.NEH teachers will be honored at a holiday coffee on Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria.On Wednesday afternoon at 12:45 p.m., the voices of elementary school children will fill the old elementary school ...

Adults invited to color

WILLIAMS?- The Williams Public Library invites you to come to your happy place through the "Color Me Calm" program held the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m."Color Me Calm" is one of the trendiest library programs that lets adults rekindle the spirit of their inner child and enjoy the ...