May 28th-June 3rd
Welcome to the graduation edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news it has been a very nice week so far driving around the countryside I see most crops are up and looking good
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: The summer worship schedule starts on May 29th with services at Kongsvinger 9 a.m. and on June 1st at 7p.m. at St. John’s. This schedule will continue every sun a.m. and wed eve through July 17th when times will switch with St. John’s worshiping on Sun a.m. and Kongsvinger on wed eve. Regular schedule will resume in Sept.
Community vbs will be held on June 13th-17th from 3:30-7:30 p.m. ea. day open to all kids in the community
Good Shepherd Lutheran church news summer book study will start on June 5th the book will be "where God meets man" by Gerhard Forde. The study will be during adult Ed about 10:30 a.m.
Vbs will be held in conjunction with Zion Lutheran again this yr. at Zion –Morris on June 20-23rd led by staff from Lutheran island bible camp from 1-4 p.m. ea. day
Other church news: I have been informed that the mn all-state Lutheran choir will be at Lwlc in Alex on June 18th time TBA (it has been 7:30 pm in past years)
Swmn elca synod in June 10-11th is at Gustavus Adolphus College in st peter mn.
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on Main Street in Donnelly on June 6th from 3:45-4 p.m.
"Grow Kids and Kinship Garden Gala" sponsored by Rusc on June 9th at the hort gardens at the wcroc 5:30-8:30 p.m. more info call 585-RUSC (7872)
The city council and rendsville 4-h will meet on June 6th at 7 p.m. at the Donnelly hall and St. John’s Lutheran church
Donnelly fire dept. will meet at 7 p.m. and community club will meet about 9 p.m. on June 13th at the fire hall and community hall.
There will be a Graduation Open house for becca Holland at old # 1 Southside on May 30th from 2-5 p.m.
There are no little league games in Donnelly this year, but do know there are horseshoe games, on Tuesday evenings, unsure about lady sb games.
Death Notice none
Celebrations: the tiger girls’ sb team won the wcc title and no 1 seed in the section 3 AA playoffs. Members include Brooke Gillisepe and Becca Holland
Tiger girls track team placed 2nd in west central conference meet held recently, Savanah Aanerud finished first in the 3200m run, was a member of the 4x800 relay team that finished 3rd ,Islande Sperr was a member of the 4x100 m relay team that finished 4th ,boys finished 6th ,100 m Levin strand (14th )Dalton lupke( 16th )Levin was a member of the 4x100 m relay team that finished 34th and 4x200 that finished 4th
VFW auxiliary officers Joan kopacek pres., jerry kopacek color bearer, Liz Aschman trustee and parotic instructor, rose Uhden trustee
Timothy Duane Meyer was born on May 19, at Stevens Community Medical Center to Mike and BethAnn Meyer of Cyrus. Grandparents are Duane and Wendy Jergenson from Glenwood and Michael and Nita Meyer from Blaine. Great-grandparents are David and Julette Jergenson from Cyrus formerly of Donnelly
Here are the grads I have so far along with parents and grandparents if I have missed anybody let me know all grads are from Morris area schools unless otherwise noted *denotes honor student
Katlin Van Horn North Dakota state university Mark and Karen (Kenneth and Irene) (Marge Kleinhans)
Adam Uphoff (Alan and Mary); Pat uphoff North Dakota state university; Tim uphoff ridgeway Willmar (sue and late Jon) Gary and Karen uphoff
Lindsay Flogstad (matt and Sue)
Brady Jergenson* (rob and Peggy); Robert and barb; Audrey and Nancy heinrichs
Britany cardwell (Doug and Muriel)
Micaela Mae Brevig u of mn (Jim and Victoria Jasper) Andy Brevig
Kendra Sperr Alex tech (Duane and Lori) Paul and Betty
Rebecca Holland* (Joe and Linda)
Jonna Moser (Jon and Lori) harry and Corrine; Nancy and glen Knopp
Emily varnum mn state Moorhead (David and melody) Marylyn; les and Lyla Cin
Mac Beyer (Joel and Jamie) (carol Wilcox) mn state Moorhead
The sr. awards day was held on May 25th I see several Donnelly area kids were among the receipts I will have more info in a later column about that
Note I have temporarily misplaced my cell so do not call me on that until I find it back or get another one
Past wk. nelson estate auction Donnelly birthday party for Helen Peterson at buddies in Hancock, gslc ss picnic Green River Park, bbb at old # 1 Southside