The Friends of Rippey received $1908.00 from the Greene County Community Foundation last March. The requested funds were made available to refurbish the bathrooms at the Walt Anderson Field at the Rippey Base Ball diamond. The required 25 per cent match, of $637.00 for this his project was provided by the Friends of Rippey. The Walt Anderson field is currently Read more…..
How “kit homes” and buildings helped early residents settle here
The ladies have been busy making beautiful quilts ! They are for sale! If you are interested please contact Phyllis Bardole! Posted by Rippey United Methodist Church on Tuesday, August 29, 2017
The Rippey Lions Club will resume their meetings on Thursday Sept. 7 at the Rippey United Methodist Church. Members are asked to bring meat to grill and a dish to share with the meal beginning at 7 p.m. Following a short business meeting, the program will be presented by Roger Aegeter, “Traveling West on the Historic Lincoln Highway.” The program Read more…..
A birthday dinner was held for Seth Borgeson on Sunday, August 27, 2017 in the home of his parents, Michael and Jill Borgeson and brother, Jace Johnson. Those who helped him celebrate were his Grandma Sharon Patton, Grandpa Mark Rose and Aunt Kim Darr and son Zack, all of Perry, Grandma Jean Borgeson, Uncle Alan and Aunt Sarah Borgeson and Read more…..
Jean Borgeson enjoyed lunch in Woodward last Thursday with her cousin, Bill Siglin. As we were visiting, an old friend, Jerry Thornburgh, walked in. Jerry married my childhood friend, Karen and we lived across the river from each other early in our marriages. They left the area when he started to work for my Uncle Bill Siglin at the elevator Read more…..
Maxine Johnson will celebrate her 94th birthday on September 9, 2017. Cards can be sent in care of: Greene County Medical Center Room 214.1 1000 W. Lincolnway Jefferson, IA 50129
Sunday, September 10, 2017, the Rippey Methodist Church is having their fall ice cream social. It will be from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. You will enjoy homemade ice cream, pie, cake and loose meat sandwiches! As an added bonus, you can come at 3:00 pm and enjoy a concert by Greene County Singers and the Jefferson Methodist church bell Read more…..
It was such a great night for Adam. People attending were just wonderful. There were so many nice items for the silent auction and generous bids! Special thanks to the Rippey Methodist Church for the awesome bake sale. Also, great help from the Lions Club and American Legion. Best wishes, Adam….hope this helps you and your family. Oh, if you Read more…..
On August 12th, in the adult livestock competition, Muir Farms of Rippey placed 2nd in the Foundation Simmental purebred breeding heifer class, 3rd in the registered Maine-Anjou market steer class, and 3rd in the registered Simmental market steer class. On August 17th, in the FFA breeding beef show, C.J. Muir of Rippey showed the champion shorthorn heifer.