Lifestyle Briefs

National Honor Society seeks shoe donations

The Webster City High School National Honor Society is conducting a shoe drive, using the proceeds to donate to organizations in need throughout the community.The shoe drive kicked off May17 and will run through the fall. Anyone with gently worn, sed or new shoes may donate them at boxes posted ...

Poppy Day is Friday

Poppy Day in Webster City will be Friday, May 28. Members of the American Legion Auxiliary will be distributing poppies Friday morning at Fareway, HyVee and Quik Star. Please wear a poppy to honor our veterans this Memorial Day weekend.

Seniors take a walk around schools

— Submitted photo Webster City High School seniors did a walk to all of the elementary schools in the community, including St. Thomas Aquinas School, on Friday. Staff members and students gathered and applauded as the seniors took their stroll around the school.

Main Street Kiwanis Club honored

When the local FFA chapter set a goal of packaging 120,000 meals for people in need, the Main Street, USA Morning Kiwanis Club volunteered to help raise the $16,000.00 required to purchase the food. Thanks to the generous community response to the plea sent out by the club, the Kiwanis share ...

NEW Cooperative donates to 4-H clubs

The NEW Cooperative Foundation is committing to supporting local 4-H youth. Recently, the foundation donated $35,700 to 121 area 4-H clubs totaling to be 2,380 individual 4-H club members. The money is donated for half of each 4-H youth’s dues in NEW Cooperative’s trade territory, which ...

Beautifying downtown

Jann Anderson and Joan Nessa fill planters Wednesday afternoon in downtown Webster City. The Town and Country Garden Club was out in force to spruce up the downtown.