Community News

  • Card Shower

    Pat and Deana Lewis are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 6, 1968, in Anita, and have resided in Elliott since.

    The family would like to recognize them with a card shower. Please send any cards or warm wishes to P.O. Box 175, Elliott, IA 51532.   

  • Open House

    To celebrate the 90th birthday of Dottie Jacobs of Villisca, her family invites you to an open house on Sunday June 10, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Villisca Community Building.

    If you are unable to attend, cards may be sent to Dottie at 121 W. Third St. Unit 1, Villisca, IA 50864.   

  • Card Shower

    The family of Helen (Cabeen) Lindeman would like to honor her with a card shower in celebration of her 80th birthday on June 5.

    Cards may be sent to 68899 Lyman Street, Griswold, IA 51535. 

  • Card Shower

    Don and Ruby Godfrey are celebrating the 72nd anniversary of their marriage on June 2, 1946, the first wedding in the newly-rebuilt Henderson Christian Church.

    Cards may be sent to their home at Box 212, Emerson, IA 51533.  

  • Card Shower

    Neva Slump will celebrate her 85th birthday May 22.

    In honor of the occasion, her family is hosting a card shower.

    Send birthday wishes to Neva at 52563 415th St., Henderson, IA 51541.

  • Open House

     The children on Richard and Marlene Kennon invite friends to share in their parents’ 60th wedding anniversary celebration Wednesday, April 11, at the Stanton Senior Center for supper between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

  • Card Shower

    Dwayne and Joy Shearer will celebrate their 68th anniversary April 15.

     In honor of the occasion, their family is hosting a card shower.

    Please send cards to them at 300 E. Walnut St., Red Oak, IA 51566. 

  • Card Shower

    Kenneth E. Meyer will become 90 years old April 1, 2018.

    A card shower is being given for him by his family.

    Please send cards to 605 E. Elm St., Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    In celebration of the retirement of Mary Anne Gibson, Waubonsie Mental Health Center would like to honor her with a card shower.

    Cards of congratulations may be sent to Waubonsie Mental Health Center, Attn: Mary Anne Gibson, at 216 West Division St., Clarinda, IA 51632. 

  • Card Showers


    Darlene Williams will celebrate her 95th birthday Feb. 27.

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

    Cards can be sent to her at: Darlene Williams, c/o Red Oak Healthcare, 1600 E. Summit St., Red Oak, IA 51566.


    Francine Williams will celebrate her 90th birthday March 1.

    In honor of the occasion, a card shower is requested.

    Please send cards to Francine at 200 Park Ave., Red Oak, IA 51566.