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Lady Rams continue their busy stretch
The Lady Rams went 1-2 as they competed at the Newell-Fonda tournament on June 5. MVAOCOU opened the day with 13-10 win over Sioux … Read More
MVAOCOU boys play three conference games
MVAOCOU 5Lawton-Bronson 12June 7The Rams scored three runs in the first inning when they face Lawton-Bronson on June 7. The Eagles … Read More
Lady Rams have a busy week on the diamond
MVAOCOU 0Woodbury Central 12May 28Woodbury Central scored five runs in the second inning and six runs in the third as they beat … Read More
MVAOCOU gets the 2021 season underway on the diamond
MVAOCOU 15 OABCIG 5Softball - May 24 The MVAOCOU softball team opened the season with a 15-5 victory over OABCIG on May 24. The Rams … Read More
Jumping to new heights
MVAOCOU Junior Will Forbes has hit a number of milestones while competing in the high jump this track season. He’s been high jumping … Read More
Forbes qualifies for State
MVAOCOU had one athlete qualify for the Class 2A State Track meet as junior Will Forbes jumped 6-2 to qualify for State.“He overcame … Read More
Obituaries
Obituary...Juanita Ruth Bachmann, 98
Juanita Ruth Hahn Bachmann passed away on June 6, at Reed House in Denison. She was born in Mapleton, on February 12, 1923, to … Read More
Obituary...Edith Kruger, 92
Edith Marie (Gibbs) Kruger, 92, of Gainesville, FL, passed away peacefully on November 8, 2020.A Graveside Service will be held at … Read More
Obituary...Diane Louise Riessen, 65
Diane Louise Riessen was born May 18, 1955 to the late Marvin and Erma (Jensen) Neumann in Denison. She was baptized on June 12, 1955 … Read More
Obituary...Doris M. Morris, 81
Doris Marie (Barber) Morris, 81, of Auburn, Washington (formerly of Mapleton) passed away on Tuesday, April 20, at the St. Francis … Read More
Obituary...Vera M. Pierick, 85
Vera M. Pierick, 85, of Anthon, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, surrounded by family at her residence in Anthon.A Memorial Service … Read More
Obituary...Kathryn M. “Casey” Krueger, 65
Kathryn M. “Casey” Krueger, 65, of Danbury, passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at her residence in Danbury.“Casey,” the … Read More
Celebrations
Birthdays

Eugene Melby-80th Birthday

Eugene Melby will be celebrating his 80th Birthday on June 16. A card shower is being held for him. Cards can be sent to Eugene Melby, 15793 Oak Ave, Castana, IA 51010

Anniversaries

Anniversary…Glenn and Jerrie Wigg

Glenn and Jerrie Wigg will celebrate 50 years of marriage on April 24. They were married at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Schleswig by Rev. Fred Wiese. A Card Shower is being requested by their …

Engagements

Engagement: Shauna DeVries and Tony Berry

Shauna DeVries and Tony Berry of Sioux City are excited to announce their engagement to be married. An October 2020 wedding is being planned. Shauna is a registered nurse and is currently working at …

Births

Five Generations

With the birth of Paisley Schroeder, five generations of the family gathered together on Easter, April 4. Pictured in the front is Great-Great-Grandma Dorothy Ortner holding Paisley Schroeder. In the …

Weddings

Kolbe-Weed wed on June 6

Lisa Kolbe and Tanner Weed, both of Harlan, exchanged marriage vows on June 6, 2020, at The Stables at Copper Ridge on Denison. Rev. AL Hazelton performed the 6 p.m. double ring ceremony. Parents …

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