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Larson — McKibben

Rodney and Megan Larson, of Marshalltown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Larson to Connor McKibben, son of Kent and Tara McKibben, of Iowa Falls. They are both currently enrolled at the University of Northern Iowa. Lauren is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Elementary ...

Bjelland — Wilkinson

Katie Elaine Bjelland and Caleb John Wilkinson announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Katie is the daughter of Brent and Phyllis Bjelland, of Marshalltown, and Caleb is the son of Walter and Jan Wilkinson, also of Marshalltown. Katie is a 2012 graduate of Marshalltown High School and ...

Harris — Bour

Kate Harris and Ryan Bour announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Kate is the daughter of Jeff and Nancy Harris, of Marshalltown, and Ryan is the son of Nancy and Larry Seifert, of Tiffin, Ohio.Kate is a 2007 graduate of Marshalltown High School and a 2011 graduate of Simpson College in ...

Krafka — Stalzer

Emily Krafka and Ross Stalzer, both of Haverhill, are announcing their engagement and approaching wedding.Parents of the couple are Dave Krafka, of Dysart, Pat and Sue McLean, of Traer, and Dick and Sheryl Stalzer, of Haverhill.The bride-to-be is employed by Swift Greenhouses Inc., and the ...

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Mason — 92

Bonnie Mason turns 92 on Jan 17. Help her celebrate by sending her a card. She loves to hear from her friends and former co workers. Mason worked at Marshalltown High School cafeteria for nearly 25 years. She was born and raised in Marshalltown and lived there all of her life before moving ...

Boldt — 50th

Clara (Weaver) Boldt and Fred Boldt will be celebrating their 50th Anniversary with an Open House from 1-5 p.m. on Jan. 14, 2017, at the Reinig Center, 1007 Prospect Drive, Toledo. Clara and Fred were married Jan. 14, 1967, at St. Patrick’s Church in Tama. Fred is retired from Fisher ...

Buck — 70th

Merle M. Buck and E. Jean Buck are proud to announce their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 22, 2016. They were married on Dec. 22, 1946, after spending their entire childhood and early education together, including high school in State Center and Coe College in Cedar Rapids. Their life has ...

Johnson — 90th

Charles (Chuck) Johnson, lifelong LaMoille resident and retired farmer, will turn 90-years-old on Christmas Day. Johnson lives at home with his wife Jean, he loves to attend the LaMoille Congregational Church and it’s functions, and visit friends and family after. As he shares his birthday ...

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Valentine Dinner planned at Binford House

Feb. 11, at the 1874 Victorian Binford House, will be the second Valentine Dinner sponsored by the Binford House Board. Bring your special friend for the catered meal by Leona McDonough of Heavenly Breads that will begin with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. followed by the dinner at 6:15 p.m. Guests ...

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Student Rotarians visiting in the month of January are Lay Htoo, Alex Gallentine, TJ Snyder and Carrie Heddens.

Reynolds talks education at Rotary; student Rotarians visit

A full house of Rotarians and guests were on hand for the weekly luncheon meeting at Elmwood Country Club on Jan. 17. Past-president Carol Hibbs filled in for a stranded Bill Fitzgerald to ring the bell. Carrie Barr opened with a Martin Luther King inspired prayer and Pledge of Allegiance. ...

Elder speaks to Kiwanis P.M. about emergency management

The regular meeting of the Kiwanis P.M. was held at Wednesday at O’Hungry’s. President Kenny Lamb call the meeting to order at 7 p.m. with the Pledge of Allegiance and a moment of silence. Rose Wagner introduced guests Dennis Edgeton and the speaker for the evening Kim Elder. Elder is the ...

VFW Auxiliary discusses upcoming events

The Post and Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 839 met at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday after a chili meal served by the Post. Linda Tasler, president, conducted the meeting according to the ritual. There were nine members present. General Orders were read. The Pledge of Allegiance was ...