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Stories from Monday, November 9, 2009

Gehlen, LCS students selected for Opus Honor Choir Festival (11/09/09)
Students from Le Mars Community Schools and Gehlen Catholic School have been chosen to participate in the 23rd annual Opus Honor Choir Festival. Gehlen Catholic eighth grade student Sara Roder will make her fourth appearance in an Opus Honor Choir. She also received the high honor of being chosen as a solo finalist for the song, "Benedictus" in the 7th & 8th Grade Girls Honor Choir...
Community Thanksgiving service is Sunday (11/09/09)
A community Thanksgiving celebration service will be held Sunday, Nov. 15, for all area residents. The 4 p.m. service will be held a United Methodist Church of Le Mars, 901 Third Ave. S.E. A prelude of violin music will begin at 3:40 p.m. Two choirs will add their voices to the traditional service and will rehearse earlier in the afternoon...
Iowa cat catches H1N1 from owners (11/09/09)
A 13-year-old house cat in Iowa that contracted the H1N1 flu from its owners is recovering. Ann Garvey, state public health veterinarian with the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), said there's no indication the cat can spread the flu virus to other humans or animals...
Gehlen Catholic hosts Veteran's Day Prayer Service (11/09/09)
Gehlen Catholic School will host a Veteran's Day Prayer Service at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday in the Gehlen Catholic gym. Members of the community, past and present servicemen and women and their families are invited to attend the service. Guest speaker will be Gary Tillman, nurse anesthetist at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Gary and his wife, Elaine, are the parents of Michelle ('98), Jake ('01) Scott ('03) and David, a senior at Gehlen Catholic...
Family Medicine Clinic to offer additional urgent care hours (11/09/09)
Hours of operation for the Family Medicine Clinic - Le Mars Urgent Care have been expanded to include Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 5-8 p.m. Patients may be seen on a walk-in basis for acute health conditions. "We are excited to be providing urgent care services to our communities. ...
Rally falls short for sixth-ranked Jays (11/09/09)
Trailing by five with four minutes to play, the Jays took over on their own 24-yard line. With an exuberant crowd on its feet, sixth-ranked Gehlen used a 22-yard run by Jordan Sitzmann and a series of passes from quarterback Taylor Wurth to drive to the Mustang 10 in an attempt to upset No. 3 Southern Cal in the state quarterfinal Friday in Le Mars...
Jon Learing (11/09/09)
Jonathon Learing, 27, of Le Mars, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, as a result of injuries suffered in a car accident. Jon's final gift was being an organ donor. Jon was born July 8, 1982, at Viborg, S.D., the son of Floyd and Ro Shiel (Johns) Learing. ...
Tommy O. Rice (11/09/09)
Tommy O. Rice, 63, of Sioux City, and formerly of rural Akron, died unexpectedly Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, near Denison. Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Union Creek Lutheran Church, rural Akron. The Rev. Carla Nelson will officiate. Military rites will be conducted by the Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron...
Delores M. Vanderham (11/09/09)
Delores M. Vanderham, 78, of Merrill, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, in the Spencer Community Hospital at Spencer. Funeral arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com...
Donald M. Galles (11/09/09)
Donald M. Galles, 62, of Remsen, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Don was born Dec. 7, 1946, at Le Mars, the son of Milton and Arlene (Konz) Galles. He was raised and educated in Remsen. He attended St. Mary Catholic School at Remsen, graduating from St. Mary High School in 1965...
Daniel Bennette (11/09/09)
Daniel Bennette, 51, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral service will be 7 p.m. Thursday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars, with the Rev. Dan Krause of the Le Mars Assembly of God officiating. Abiding by his wishes, Daniel will be cremated with inurnment and military Honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post in Resthaven Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitations will be Thursday afternoon from 4 p.m. until service time...
High-fructose corn syrup myths (11/09/09)
Whether your children pack or buy school lunch, do not overlook the beverage portion of their meals. Chocolate and other flavored milks are an increasingly popular option for kids, but some parents, school administrators and teachers may object to this choice because of the added sugars. They seem to be particularly concerned about the varieties that contain high-fructose corn syrup...
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