Delores Blanshan of Waterloo recently spent a few days last week with her mom, Virgene Morse. The girls spent time chatting, puttering around the house, shopping and had lunch out at the Peony in Jefferson. Easter Day guests in the Morse home were Kelsey Blanshan of Ankeny and Diane and Terry Ostendorf, Ben, Michaela and Madelyn of Madrid along Read more…..
Dale and Nancy Hanaman journeyed to Wisconsin over the Easter weekend to visit with Matthew Hanaman and Adyara in Rice Lake, WI. While there they celebrated birthdays for Matthew, Adyara, and Dale. They all traveled to Superior, WI for an early Easter dinner with Sarah and Benji Pearson, Steven, Elizabeth and Andrea. Adrianna Hanaman, a student in Duluth, MN, Read more…..
Thanks to all who provided baked goods for Team Velda’s project at the Relay for Life Event in Jefferson on April 22. “Roaring Rippey Rolls and Other Tasty Treats” were sold to raise funds in Velda DeMoss’ memory. Team members include: Shawn and Lori DeMoss, Marc and Shannon DeMoss, Beth DeMoss, Karli DeMoss and daughter Zelda, Jean Borgeson, Mary Read more…..
Thursday, April 20, the Rippey Lions Club members enjoyed a meal prepared and served by Bev Derry and Marilyn Millard assisted by LaVere Derry and George Millard. During the business meeting the group continued discussion regarding summer plans including, “Music on Main Street” and a community picnic which may include dedication of a memorial for Keith Devilbiss and recognition Read more…..
Rippey Ladies Aid Guest Day will be Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 9:30 at the Rippey Methodist Church. The theme for the day will be, “Prayer.” Please RSVP to Tony Roberts at 436-7671 by May 1.
Sunday, April 23, 2017, Jacob Brubaker was presented his personal Bible from Pastor Paul Burrow. A gift of a Bible is given to all third graders from the church. Adam and Lacy Brubaker are Jacob’s parents and mom was in attendance for this occasion. Good reports and prayers continue for Adam, as he recovers. Jo Bardole is Jacob’s Sunday School Read more…..
I am very pleased to announce that the Library has received a check from the Greene County Rotary Club Grant Program, in the amount of 1,385.00 for updating items in the Library. I, as well as board member, Jean Borgeson, attended the grant awards luncheon held on Monday, April 10 in Jefferson, where the Library was awarded the Read more…..
We had an awesome turnout Thursday afternoon for the Greene County Reads Book Discussion! We were able to Skype in the Author, Jennifer Chiaverini. Those who attended numbered about 22! It was very exciting to listen to Jennifer Chiaverini as she spoke about her book, “Of Fates and Traitors.” It was great that those who attended were able to Read more…..
Gary and Mary Weaver hosted Easter dinner for David, Emily and Ada Weaver; Dean and Ellen Weaver; and Kathy Weaver. Ada was helpful in securing Easter eggs for all that had been hidden around the house