Life

Vinton theater a community treasure

VINTON — As manager of the Palace Theatre in Vinton, Marcy Horst wants to make each movie outing a special experience.

The Palace shows mostly family-friendly movies (G, PG and PG-13) nightly at 7 and also Mondays at 2 p.m.

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Bloomsbury Farm in Atkins readies Al Roker-themed corn maze

ATKINS — Every year, thousands of visitors from Iowa and surrounding states tour the Bloomsbury Farm corn maze near Atkins.

The design changes every year, with this year’s maze celebrating the 60th birthday of Today Show weathe [...]

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Keystone student fights world hunger

Anthony Wenndt is on a mission.

From a lab at U.S. Department of Agriculture ARS Crops Pathology and Genetics Research in Davis, Calif., the Grinnell College senior is completing the latest step in his passion project.

“It [...]

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Papa's Girls

Papa's Girls Dee's 3 favorite girls — Jordan Roth, LaDonna Roth, and Payton Roth

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Mid is still a kid!

Mid is still a kid! You are invited to honor Mildred (Mid) Jordan with a card shower for her 90th birthday. The date is August 22nd and her address is 3149 Midway Road, Marion, IA 52302.

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Happy Birthday Faye Gerner

Happy Birthday Faye Gerner Who is this beautiful and happy lady? It is Faye Irene Gerner, who is 67 years old on 8/21/14. She is also happy as she retired from United Fire and Casualty Company after 48 years of employment. Faye, [...]

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DeMoss 25th Anniversary

DeMoss 25th Anniversary Dave (Mouse) and Sandra (Harris) DeMoss were united in marriage on December 16, 1989 in Manchester, IA. An open house will be held on Saturday, August 30th from 6 to 10 p.m. at Hartridge Golf Course, located at [...]

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Thank You

Thank You We thank the Lord for July 25, 2014 being the perfect day to celebrate our 70th Anniversary with our family and friends. Thanks to everyone who helped plan and put on our Anniversary Dinner. We appreciate everyone coming and [...]

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Ruthanne's having a birthday Thursday!

Ruthanne's having a birthday Thursday! It's been a rough year. Let's shower her with cards. Harstad 4141 Boyd St. Des Moines, IA 50317-5555

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Thank You

Thank You Thank you to all our friends and family for the "golden" memories, thoughtful gifts and beautiful cards given to us for our 50th wedding anniversary. God has richly blessed us. — Tim and Sherri Dohrmann

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Hessenius - Tharp

Hessenius - Tharp Ron and Julie Hessenius of Vinton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Chelsea Hessenius to Justin Tharp, son of Linda and Ed Felts of Dysart and Bill and Susan Tharp of Vinton. Chelsea is a 2009 [...]

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The Happiest Days of Our Lives

The Happiest Days of Our Lives Happy 80th Birthday to Jean Fahey (Mrs. Greg) Schulte and Joan Fahey (Mrs. Don) Heffern They have celebrated all the milestones of life together, such as their First Communion and their d [...]

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Mom/Grandma/Rita - Happy 85th Birthday!!!

Mom/Grandma/Rita - Happy 85th Birthday!!! — Love, Your family & friends

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Graves - Meyerhoff

Graves - Meyerhoff Jim and Justine Meyerhoff of Cedar Rapids are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Kelsey Meyerhoff to Cody Graves, son of Ric and Lynette Graves of Viola. The wedding will be held on Saturday, Sept [...]

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Hinz 60th Anniversary

Hinz 60th Anniversary The family of Gordon and Marie Hinz are happy to announce the celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary. Cards may be sent to 2119 Leonard Circle, Iowa City, IA 52246. Gordon and Marie (Hawley) were marri [...]

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