Next edition: Nov 21st-27
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news: a beautiful weekend has given way to a wet & cold week
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: Rev. Mike Nelson’s first Sunday in the parish will be Nov. 22nd.
Joint services on Nov 29th at 11 am at St John’s
Joint thanksgiving services at Kong. Nov. 25th at 7 pm followed by coffee fellowship afterwards; offering going to the Stevens county food shelf
The Kongsvinger fall festival will be held on Nov. 22nd starting at 11 a.m. on the menu pork chops baked potatoes, salads etc. also a bake sale consisting of lefse an d other Scandinavian goodies
St. John’s “where’s the beef dinner” raffle is currently going on with the drawing to be held on December 13, at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s. Tickets available from the church office
S.S. news: on Nov 22nd S.S. will be at St John’s at 9:45 a.m.; no ss on Nov. 29th
Good shepherd news: the annual meeting will be held on Nov 22nd following services followed by brunch served by the youth
Thanksgiving services on Nov 25th at 7 p.m. offering going to the st co food shelf
Other church news: Rev Dave Christianson will be installed as pastor at First Lutheran on Nov 22nd during both services
New wine info meeting on Nov. 22nd at first Lutheran- Morris at 5 pm
Community news: The Bookmobile will be in town on main St. on Dec. 7th from 3:45-4 p.m.
City council and rendsville 4-h will meet in Donnelly on Dec. 7th at 7 pm
St co gen soc. mtg Dec 3rd 1:30 pm Morris public library
A time to remember at Pedersen funeral home Morris Dec. 6th 2 pm
Morris sr. citizens’ bazar starting at 9 a.m. on Dec 5th at the sr. center
Schs annual open house Dec 5th 9 am- 1 pm
On Nov. 28 at the Morris Senior Center there will be an open house bridal shower for Marilyn Speer, bride-to-be of Josh Searle, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. They are registered at Target and Menards, and from 2 to 5 p.m. there will be an open house 90th birthday party for Josh’s grandmother Agnes Searle. Your presence is your gift.
Open house 60th wedding aniv for Sid & Carol Wilcock Dec. 6th from 2-4 pm at Faith Lutheran church-Morris
Jackson Loge 1st Maes geography bee
Death notice Jon Kloos of starbuck passed away on Nov. 13th survivors include his mother Helen (Kopel) Kloos of Starbuck He was preceded in death by his grandparents Lawrence & Agnes Kopel
Celebrations: Tiger VB team won the Dist. 3 AA championship and finished 6th in the state tournament .Brooke Gillisepe is a member of that team, her mother Judy is one of the coaches
College cc NCAA div II central region tournament Msu-Moorhead women finished 11th; MaKenzie Smith is a member of that team, she finished 17th she was also named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II All-Central Region team ,following the regional meet in Joplin.
Wade and Amber Boener were married on Nov 14th his parents are former Donnelly/Herman area residents Jerry & Colleen Burner
The threshing bee royalty were part of the parade of lights in Morris on Nov. 12th
Past week meatball supper at Faith, parade of lights in Morris; Chris Richards ordination at First, mission fest trinity Cyrus, open house for Brenna Paulson at Essentia clinic Chokio, community meal-faith Morris trinity Cyrus, st co fair board annual meeting.