Recent Lions Club Meeting

          The Rippey Lions Club met on November 16, 2017 and enjoyed a delicious meal prepared and served by Bev Derry and Marilyn Millard and helpers. During the business the meeting, President Nancy Hanaman thanked all for their help with the recent spaghetti supper.             The group began plans for the BRR Ride and decided to be sponsors for another year. They Read more…..

Washington Winners 4-H

The Washington Winners 4-H club held there November meeting on November 12, 2017 in the Rippey United Methodist Church at 6 p.m.. At this meeting we had our family potluck and had our installation of new members and new officers, with 16 members present. Our two new members are Addison Gannon and Jack Hansen.    Our officers are, President,  Kara Betts, Read more…..

Jean’s Progress!

I was able to get out a little this week, with the help of my friends.  DeeAnn Thompson took me grocery shopping.  That was enough for one day!  Getting groceries tired me out before my surgery, and this was a big test.  It helped to have a driver and someone to bring the groceries in the house and put them away! Neighbor, Virgene Morse, Read more…..

Music Recital

Students of Janice Johnston will be entertaining family and friends at their annual music recital of December 3, 2017 at 5:30 p. m. The event will be held in the Rippey Community Center and all are welcome to attend. Violin students performing will be Ethan Hooper of Grand Junction and Summer South of Coon Rapids. Piano students performing are Daniel Read more…..

Rick Fazel Performed At Lions Club Meeting

            The Rippey Lions Club shared a delicious potluck meal with all present for their regular meeting. Final plans were set for the spaghetti supper on Nov. 11 and discussion for a possible community breakfast in January.          Rick Fazel presented the program and shared about  folk songs of the 50’s through the 80’s, as he played his guitar and sang songs the Read more…..

Recovery Update

                I have had a steady stream of visitors this week.  A couple of special little boys, dressed in their Halloween costumes visited with their parents, Kyle and Emily DeMoss.  Gabe and David quickly discovered the toys that hadn’t been put back in the toy closet after my grandchildren left.  Kyle immediately recognized a lot of the toys, as he and his brother Bryce Read more…..

Rinker-Finger Family Reunion

               Visitors in the home of Myron and Maralynn (Finger) Rinker over the weekend of October 20-23, 2017 were their daughter and son-in-law, Marilee and Steve White and their 13 year old daughter, J. C. of Centennial, CO.  The occasion was a belated birthday visit to celebrate Myron’s 80th birthday, which was October 6.                 The time was spent visiting in the Rinker home, Read more…..

Good Timing

                Delores Blanshan was a recent guest in the home of Virgene Morse.  They went to Ames for an eye appointment and then met Kelsey Blanshan for lunch at Hickory Park.  On the way back home they were able to watch the crew harvest corn on Virgene’s farm.  Good timing for Delores to be home!