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McCarville — Hill

John and Linn McCarville, of Marshalltown, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter Micaela Linn McCarville to Tanner Michael Hill, son of Amy Hill, of Melbourne, and Mark and Jami Hill, of Rhodes. Micaela is a 2011 graduate of Marshalltown High School and a May 2016 ...


Kulbeda — Rhodes

Greg and Ellen Kulbeda, of Bartlett, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Briana, to Clint Rhodes, of Le Grand. Clint is the son of Craig Rhodes, of Marshalltown, and Diane Rhodes, of Le Grand. Briana graduated from Illinois State University in 2015 with a double major in ...


Gan — Kozak

Andrew Kozak, of Marshalltown, and Yuri Gan were engaged on Aug. 28 in China. They met in her hometown in Guangdong Province in Southern China where they both work as English teachers. The groom-to-be is a 2008 graduate of East Marshall and the son of Rex and Bonnie Kozak, of Marshalltown. ...


DuBois — Zitzow

Tina DuBois, daughter of Mick and Janine DuBois, and Clint Zitzow, son of Dot Sawyer and David Zitzow, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Tina is a 2006 graduate of Marshalltown High School. Clint is a 2002 MHS graduate and a 2006 graduate of the University of Northern ...

Birthdays and Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

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John and Carol Luthe

John and Carol Luthe, of Marshalltown, were married 30 years ago on Oct. 16, 1987, at the First United Methodist Church. To make it a doubly special day, Carol will be turning 80 on their anniversary.


Whaley — 50th

Brenda (Nuese) Whaley and Jim Whaley will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 14. Their children and grandchildren will be honoring them with an open house at their home, 1740 Oaks Ave., Marshalltown, that day from 4-7 p.m. All family and friends are welcome. Brenda and Jim ...

Robert Allen

Allen — 90th

Robert M. Allen, of Marshalltown, will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Oct. 13. To commemorate this special occasion, cards can be sent to Robert at 206 Taft St., Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158-5466.

Anniversaries & Birthdays

Anniversaries: Oct. 10 Andy Heintz and Sara Jordan-Heintz 2 years Marshalltown Birthdays: Oct. 13 Robert M. Allen 90 years Marshalltown

Club News | VIEW ALL

Matins Program Host Kevin Hitchins introduced Jacey Stewart from ARC as the guest speaker at this
week’s meeting.

Program on ARC presented by Stewart

Matins Kiwanis met Thursday morning at the Salvation Army building at 6:30 a.m. and were greeted by Steve Bolar. Token Fines were paid by Don Feld, Martha Schwandt, Frank Moran, Chris Reid and Kevin Hitchins with Happy Dollars coming from Moran and Feld. Beth Stillwell solicited ...

Slinker QuiltofValor

Slinker presented with Quilt of Valor

Laurie Wanken of the Conrad American Legion Auxiliary Unit 681, presents a Quilts of Valor to veteran Bob Slinker which she made. Slinker was inducted into the Navy in 1944 and took basic training in Idaho. He was a navigator giving signals with flags to boats after training in ...

Fire Department Chaplain David Shearer, left, is welcomed to Kiwanis “Noon” by member Harold Cline as he presented a program on the history of the department.

­Fire Chaplain delivers program on department history

The Kiwanis Club of Marshalltown “Noon” held its regular meeting Tuesday at the American Legion Hall, 1301 S. Sixth St. President Linda Dodd Smith called the meeting to order. After the pledge to the flag, Harold Cline led a prayer. Happy Dollars were donated by Ken Smith, Jim Bacino and ...

Morning Optimist Club member Doug Noid, right, welcomes guest speaker Rita Smith, who explained the process of the annual “Stuff the Bus” school supply give-away at a recent club meeting. Smith is one of the 54 volunteers who assist with receiving, sorting, distributing and shopping for the hundreds of backpacks full of supplies that are given to qualifying families prior to the beginning of the school year.

Stuff the Bus’ at Morning Optimist

The Marshalltown Morning Optimist Club held its weekly meeting Tuesday at The Brew House. Co-President Linda Moore opened the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and a moment of reflection. Dorothy McHone reported that the storage shed for flags will be open at 6:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. for the ...

Weddings | VIEW ALL


Roseland — Steward

Samantha Roseland and Walker Steward will be united in marriage on Dec. 30 at the Evangelical Free Church in Marshalltown. The bride is the daughter of Russ and Kelley Roseland, of Marshalltown. She is a 2014 graduate of East Marshall High School. Samantha will receive her Bachelor of Arts in ...