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Dorothy M. Nedved

Dorothy M. Nedved, 88, of Garner died Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Concord Care Center in Garner. Memorial services will be held 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, January 28th at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Garner with Fr. Dennis Miller officiating.  Inurnment will be in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Duncan. Visitation will be held from 5

Paul A. Zrostlik

Paul A. Zrostlik, 87, of Garner died Friday, January 23, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Monday, January 26th at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Duncan with Fr. Dennis Miller officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Duncan with military rites conducted by

Conrad C. Mandal

     Conrad C. Mandal, age 94, of Dows, passed away Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Rehabilitation Center of Hampton. Services for Conrad C. Mandal are pending at the Dugger Funeral Home, 100 Lee St. in Dows.

Nadine Jackson

Nadine Jackson, age 85, of Dows, passed away Friday January 23, 2015 at the Franklin Country View. Services for Nadine Jackson are pending at the Dugger Funeral Home, 100 Lee St. in Dows.

Young Professionals Social: Dinner for Dummies

Friday, Jan. 30 “Dinner for Dummies” 6:30 pm Cost:  $12 per person.  Payment must be made prior to the event through: @ Waldorf College Salveson Hall Ballroom Don’t get caught not knowing which fork to use when having dinner with the Boss, or on a date.  You will eat, learn and laugh during this

Queen of the Court Returning to West Hancock

West Hancock After Prom Committee will be holding the 4th Annual Queen of Court contest on Jan. 27th at West Hancock High School during the Forest City/West Hancock Basketball games.  We want to invite everyone to come join in the fun as the guys compete for Miss Queen of Court in evening gown attire.  Vote

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Sell Your Prom Dress in Lake Mills

Register to sell your gently used prom, bridesmaid or formal dress as well a handbags, shoes or jewelry. Make a small donation of $10 per dress and/or $5.00 per handbag, shoes or jewelry item. Seller sets the price and keeps the proceeds from the sale (or can choose to donate the proceeds to Parents For

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Pancake Feed at West Hancock Friday

Be sure to cheer on your teams at the basketball games on Jan. 23rd in Britt.  Come hungry and enjoy the annual pancake supper the Music Boosters will be serving between games.  For $5 you will get pancakes, sausage and a drink. Serving from 5 to 7 p.m. Funds raised will be used towards the West Hancock Music Department Thank