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Stories from Monday, October 23, 2006

Cherokee woman to compete in grueling Hawaii event (10/23/06)
Cherokee cross country coach Deb Hankens will be competing in the Ironman Triathlon in Hawaii on Saturday, but she won't be the only Iowan competing. They will all test their physical and psychological limits, as they swim 2.4-miles, bike 112 miles and run a 26.2 mile marathon in the scorching Hawaii temperatures...
Charley Thomas Fraser (10/23/06)
Charley Thomas Fraser, 84, died from acute myelogenous leukemia on Saturday, October 14, 2006 at his home surrounded by his loving wife and children in Holstein. Services are at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Holstein United Methodist Church with the Reverend Todd Schlitter officiating. Luncheon follows directly in the fellowship hall with internment and military honors at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City at 2:30 p.m...
Miller & Whitehouse/Daughter (10/23/06)
Greg Miller and Natasha Whitehouse of Cleghorn, announce the birth of their daughter Brooklyn Nicole Miller, born on October 10, 2006 at 7:14 a.m. She weighed 7lbs. and 3oz. and Measured 21 inches long. She is welcomed home by one brother, Biley. Grandparents are Kelly and Skip Leonard of Cherokee and Miriam Carlson and Dan and Michelle Miller all from Marcus...
Hill/daughter (10/23/06)
Patrick and Tasha Hill of Sutherland are the proud parents of their first child born Friday September 22, 2006 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center at 6:44 a.m. Tirzah Jane weighed eight lbs. and two oz. and measured 19 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Gerald and Donna Hahn of Cherokee, Jack and Betty Hill of Sutherland, and JoAnn and David Culpepper of Lisman, Ala. Great-grandparents are Margaret Wherland of Richfield, Minn. and Lloyd Patrick of Butler, Ala...
Denny/daughter (10/23/06)
Jared and Maribel Denny of Storm Lake announce the birth of their daughter Allison Meloni Denny, born on October 10, 2006 at 5:01 p.m. She weighed 7lbs. and 12oz. and measured 20 inches long. Grandparents are Tim and Jane Denny of Sigourney Iowa, and Apolonia Gracia from Mexico...
Gray Matter: Local NASA connections remarkable (10/23/06)
A reader recently encouraged me to write more about people from the past, claiming it was fun to be reminded of days of long ago.  As you have probably guessed, it doesn't take much to get me going on that sort of tale.  However, rather than going way back, I am talking today of a gentleman who is still with us, at least during the warmer parts of the year. He is my neighbor, Walter Miller, who will soon be leaving these cold climes for his winter place in sunny Florida. ...