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Stories from Wednesday, November 1, 2006

Captain Allen retires (11/01/06)
David Allen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Allen of Aurelia, recently retired from a 29-year career in the United States Navy. At his retirement ceremony in Champaign, Illinois on August 26, guest speaker Rear Admiral Patrick W. Dunne, USN (Ret.) , the Assistant Secretary for Policy and Planning for the Department of Veterans' Affairs, said:...
Aurelia students named to All-State band, chorus (11/01/06)
All-State Music try-outs were held last Saturday, and four Aurelia High School students tried out for the elite groups. Junior Megan Janssen and Senior Steven Rupp tried out for the All-State Chorus, while Junior Renae Hinkeldey and Senior Brian Janssen tried out for All-State Band...
Benefit Dinner & Auction scheduled (11/01/06)
Annual fund-raiser for Cherokee Educational Foundation The Cherokee Educational Foundation will host its second annual Benefit Dinner & Auction on Friday, Nov. 10, at the Cherokee Country Club. A social hour will begin at 6 p.m., with an opportunity for people to view both silent and live auction items to be bid on during the event. ...
Violet Marion Coombs (11/01/06)
Violet Marion Coombs, 89, died on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006, at Careage Hills in Cherokee. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2006, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Alta, with Pastor Kathy Wicks officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery, Alta. ...
Curry /Cargin (11/01/06)
Greg Cargin, son of Tim and Diane Cargin of Cherokee, and Renae Curry, daughter of Mike and Judy Curry of Dakota City, Neb. were united in marriage on Sept. 9, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nev. Best man was Tom Berglund, friend of the couple, and serving as matron of honor was Jessica Branson, sister of the bride. A reception honoring the couple was held on Sept. 16 at Two Rivers Golf Club in North Sioux City, S.D...
Still/Pritts (11/01/06)
Stephanie Jean Still and Mark David Pritts were married June 3, 2006 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alton, with Father John Vakulskas Jr. officiating. Parents of the couple are Steve and Julie Still of Sheldon, and Randy Imhoff of Ashton and Jean Sill and the late Ron Still of Sheldon. Grandparents of the groom are Walter and Marjorie Pritts of Cherokee, Marcella and Merrill Harvieux of Las Vegas, and Dutch Nielson of Spencer...
Knoben / Kannegieter (11/01/06)
Kristi Knoben and Kelly Kannegieter exchanged wedding vows on July 22, 2006 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee. Pastor Carolyn Hollar officiated. Parents of the couple are Chuck and Sally Knoben of Cherokee and Rob and Diane Kannegieter of Aurelia...
Ross Rambles: A cutting edge kind of guy (11/01/06)
I recently spent a few days in Iowa City where my father had major surgery. Siblings, nephews, nieces and assorted relatives came together from various parts of the country. By the way, the surgery went well and my father is recovering. I stayed at a motel, which gave me an opportunity to stock up on little bars of soap and tiny bottles of shampoo. ...