Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news
Weather news: a hot muggy weekend produced some nasty weather Mon eve with thunder and lightning and some have rains in the early morning hrs. on Tue. a.m., my neighbors rain gage was overflowing at 4 “
St John’s/Kongsvinger news: ST. John’s WELCA will meet on Tuesday, July 12, at 1:30 p.m. at St. John’s. Please note the change of date!
July 17th services time will switch with services at St. John’s Sundays at 9 am and WOW at Kongsvinger at 7 pm
There will be 140th anniversary celebration for Kongsvinger in Sept.
There will be a youth club meeting on July 20th at 4 pm at ST. John’s
Good Shepherd news: as part of their fundraiser for the stork bus Alexandra’s Miracle Mission has a collection box at GS (and other churches in the area) for Willie’s paper bags
Death notice: Elsie Lesmeister of Morris passed away on July 1st survivors include her step daughter Judy Neuman of the Herman/Donnelly area
Community news: The community club will meet on July 11 at 7 pm at the city hall as we continue to make plans for the bee and other events
Starting on July 1st and running through the 15th applications will be taken for little Miss Donnelly (8-10) and Threshing Bee queen (14-18) applications can be dropped off at boxes in HD & Co ,Donnelly Co-op or post office or email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Celebrations Eugene Stoneburg was crowned king of the Minnewaska home in Starbuck recently
The Morris Eagles recently won the Green Isle Hamburg amateur bb tournament. Team members include Bryce Jergenson, Tyler Henrichs & Mac Beyer. Bryce was named MVP of the tournament
John Ruff and his daughter Deb Goracke from TX spent some time this week visiting his sister Lou Eystad and family & friends in the area. He informs me he has great granddaughter due later this yr.
Past wk. Kiwanis talent show at eastside park work camp closing program at Herman h.s. ,heritage day’s festivities in starbuck, Evansville parade, 4th of July festivities at Kongsvinger and Hancock