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Stories from Friday, December 5, 2008

Open House events benefit Marcus man (12/05/08)
MARCUS - If you are looking for a chance to truly show your "Christmas Spirit" this year, please consider the following. Dan Schwarz is a 52 year-old Marcus resident, one of nine children of Alvira and the late Marvin Schwarz of Marcus. Dan, an employee at Tyson Foods in Cherokee, suffered a stroke on September 8, 2008 and was airlifted to Sioux City's Mercy Medical Center. ...
Headlines holds 'Grand Opening' (12/05/08)
Headlines Hair and Nail Salon held an all-day Grand Opening celebration on Friday Dec. 5th. The salon was owned by Barb Schuck and Cherie Winterboer for 21 years, until March 31, 2008, when the business and the building, located at 115 East Main Street, were purchased by their fellow stylist Ivy Sivinski...
Christmas Bake Sale at Depot Saturday (12/05/08)
The renovated Historic Cherokee Railroad Depot, located at 119 South 4th Street, will be the site of a Christmas Bake Sale on Saturday Dec. 6 from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., with proceeds going to help on-going projects at the Depot. All kinds of delicious goodies will be on sale, including hot dogs and chips...
Groher home on Sunday's Tour of Homes (12/05/08)
The home of Mark and Mary Groher at 5279 Country Road is the fifth and last of the homes profiled in our series featuring the homes which will be part of Sunday's T.T.T. Holiday Tour of Homes. The tours will be from 1-4 p.m. Sunday December 7. The Grohers' home is unique in that it was constructed in Alton, Iowa, and moved to its lot in Cherokee in 2004. Mary said that many of their neighbors enjoyed the sight of their house being "bounced across the pasture west of Country Road."...
Dorothy A. Rainboth (12/05/08)
Dorothy A. Rainboth, 88, of Marcus, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008 at the Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services were held on Dec. 3, 2008 at the Grace United Methodist Church in Marcus, with Rev. Gary McDonough officiating. Burial followed at the Marcus Amherst Cemetery.The Earnest -- Johnson Funeral Home of Marcus was in chage of funeral arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com...
Richard R. Tolzin (12/05/08)
Richard R. Tolzin, 88, of Cherokee, died Saturday Nov. 29, 2008 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee, following a brief illness. Funeral services were held on December 3, 2008 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Reverend Richard Arndt officiating, and burial was in the Cherokee Memory Gardens Cemetery in Cherokee, with Military Graveside Honors provided by the Cherokee V.F.W., L.A. Wescott Post #2253. Funeral arrangements were made by Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee...
Vicky Kinne (12/05/08)
Funeral services for Vicky Kinne, 59, were held on December 4 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Jefferson, Iowa, with burial following in the Dawson Cemetery, west of Paton. Brown Funeral Home of Jefferson was in charge of funeral arrangements. Vicky was the daughter of Cedric and Marjorie (Wright) Ega, and was born July 24, 1949 in Cherokee. ...