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Lifestyle Briefs

All there is to Go and Do

Opera House Jam session is Friday nightBLAIRSBURG?- The Blairsburg Opera House will hold its Jam Session on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Not the change of date.The coffee pot is always on and those attending are asked to bring a snack to share.Kamrar Lions Christmas Party set for SaturdayKAMRAR?- ...

4-H Club

WHH?4-H ClubThe W H H 4-H club met Dec. 13, at Chamness Technology. The meeting was called to order by President Stacey Meyer.The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Aspen Wibholm. Roll call was answered by telling the club what your favorite Christmas song is or what your plans are for the ...

Bailey helps with musical

CEDAR RAPIDS - Allison Bailey of Webster City was the stage manager and worked on set construction in the recent Coe College theatre production of "Merrily We Roll Along."Bailey, a 2013 graduate of Webster City Community School, is the daughter of Kent and Milissa Bailey."Merrily We Roll Along" ...

SH High School holds NHS induction

South Hamilton High School inducted new members into the Stephen Gray chapter of the National Honor Society on Sunday, Nov. 22 in the media center at the high school.The guest speaker was Miss Teen Iowa USA Hannah Bockhaus; she spoke about scholarship, leadership, service, and character (the ...

Adult coloring at Kendall Young Library

The library's monthly Coloring for Adults program will be meeting on the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 29 from 6:30-8 p.m.Coloring for adults is a great way to fight stress and relax.The program meets the last Tuesday evening of each month.The library will provide all necessary coloring supplies, so ...

Lucy Standish Newcastle Daughters of the American Revolution

Dave Moklebust acted as host for the Chapter.A delicious brunch was served with a large variety of Christmas goodies, plus hot cider, coffee or tea.Dave and Cathy Moklebust, performed for us with a Holiday Hand Bell Concert. Starting with an "Austrian Carol", followed by a French Carol, ...

Lighting up the holiday night

Local homes went all out for the holiday season. Even though there is no snow on the ground, houses and yards in Webster City are filled with bright lights and an assortment of figurines including angels, the Peanuts characters and even a blow-up train.The lighted drive out at Briggs Woods ...

All there is to Go and Do

Opera House Jam session is Friday nightBLAIRSBURG?- The Blairsburg Opera House will hold its Jam Session on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Not the change of date.The coffee pot is always on and those attending are asked to bring a snack to share.Kamrar Lions Christmas Party set for SaturdayKAMRAR?- ...

Preschoolers collect items for food pantry

- Submitted photoAsbury Preschool's three and four-year-old students got into the spirit of giving over Thanksgiving by collecting food items which were donated to the local food pantry.

Short Takes

Kamrar LionsChristmas partyset for Dec. 19KAMRAR?- The Kamrar Lions will hold its 47th annual Christmas Party on Dec. 19 at the Lions Club Building.Coffee and doughnuts will be served at 2 p.m. and Santa will arrive at 3 p.m. Cash drawings will be held and each child will receive a ...

WCHS, WCMS to present holiday concerts Monday

The Webster City Schools are presenting two holiday concerts on Monday.The 5th-8th grade bands' concert is Monday at 6 p.m. in the WCMS Multi-Purpose Room.The 5th grade band is playing: "Power Rock," "First Christmas March," and "iJingle," in which audience members can download a smart phone ...

In My Opinion

We asked St. Thomas students..."What do you want for Christmas?"

All there is to Go and Do

Santa's Workshop set for Kendall Young Library SaturdayChildren and families are invited to Santa's Workshop at Kendall Young Library on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.Children will have an opportunity to visit with Santa and share their Christmas wish lists as well as make some holiday ...

Festivity of Light pageant Saturday

STRATFORD - On Saturday, the Swedish Foundation of Iowa's Swede Bend Settlement Inc. will be hosting its annual Lucia Festivity of Light pageant at the Stratford Lutheran Church.This year, The Swedish Foundation is seeking women 60 and older to represent Lucia, and children 3 through 15 years ...

Christmas party set for Monday for WCWC

Webster City Women's Club will hold its Christmas party on Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the Jane Young House.Donna Foster will lead an old-time sing-along to open the meeting, followed by "Christmas Treasures"?and Norma Jean Bell showing some of her nativity collections.Refreshments will be served by ...