Community News

  • Card Shower

     Oliver and MaryJo Herzerb will celebrate their 60th anniversary Dec. 25, 2016.

    Their family would like to honor them with a card shower. 

    Cards can be sent to 106 N. 5th Ave., Villisca, IA 50864.

  • Card Shower

    Raymond Moree will celebrate his 94th birthday Dec. 21, 2016. 

    In honor of the occasion, his family is requesting a card shower.

    Please send cards to him at Good Samaritan Center, 202 Central Ave. #301, Villisca, IA 50864.


     Alec Medeiros and Christina Schwab were united in marriage on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, at 5 p.m. at the beautiful Raccoon River Nature Lodge in West Des Moines, followed by a reception. The wedding officiant was Susan Kuehl. 

    The bride is the daughter of Carl and Margaret Schwab of Johnston. The groom is the son of Curt and Lisa Rice of Red Oak. 

  • Engagement Announcement

    Mark and Amy Liddell of Elliott and Mike and Marsha Thomas of Red Oak would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Thomas, formerly of Red Oak, to Chad Stensrud of Freeborn, Minn.
    Hannah is a 2008 graduate of Red Oak High School. She graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with a degree in animal science, and then completed her Master’s Degree from Bellevue University. Hannah is now a District Sales Manager for Westway Feed Products.  

  • Open House

    To celebrate the 90th birthday of Elden Heuer, his children cordially invite you to attend an open house on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Red Coach Inn.
    If you are unable to attend, cards would be welcomed at 1209 Highland Ave., Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    Donna Yeager will celebrate her 50th birthday on Black Friday, Nov. 25, 2016.
    Wish her a happy birthday by sending a card to 400 E. Nuckols St. Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    Darwin Anderson will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Tuesday, Nov. 29.
    In honor of the occasion, his family is hosting a card shower. Send cards to him at 1106 Circle Dr., Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    Dorothy Johnson celebrates her 95th birthday Nov. 25.
    Her family would like to honor her with a card shower. Cards and birthday wishes may be sent to Dorothy at 706 Howland St., Box 278, Emerson IA 51533.

  • Card Shower

    Dean and Roberta Mitchell are celebrating their 65th anniversary Nov.
    A card shower has been requested in honor of the occasion.
    Please send cards to Dean and Roberta Mitchell, 1600 Summit St., Room 302, Red Oak IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    Please help wish Gail “Bud” Parker a wonderful 95th birthday on Nov. 15.
    If you would like to pass along your best wishes, mail a card to him at:
    1100 Brookridge Circle, Apt. 4D, Atlantic, IA 50022
    He would appreciate hearing from you.