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Stories from Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Local grocery stores feed the hungry (11/17/09)
Local grocery stores are working to bring food to the tables of those who can't afford to buy it. At the Le Mars Wal-Mart, twice a week, a truck from the Food Bank of Siouxland pulls up to the back of the store. When it drives away, it's loaded with about 15 boxes of food to distribute to regional agencies helping people in need...
Parents create group to unite community for children (11/17/09)
Two Le Mars parents are starting an action group aiming to bring the community together for the benefit of children and families. Misty De Man and Barb Messelhiser are creating The Changing Lives Foundation, combining mentoring, safety and support for Le Mars families...
Holiday Dollar sale is Saturday (11/17/09)
Le Mars Chamber of Commerce Holiday Dollars will be on sale starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, offering area shoppers the opportunity to purchase $100 worth of dollars for only $85. A total of $15,000 in Holiday Dollars will be available for purchase at the Le Mars Chamber of Commerce office at 50 Central Ave. S.E...
Williams & Co. marks 80 years of business (11/17/09)
The staff of the Le Mars office of Williams & Co., P.C., joins with other offices of the firm in celebrating 80 years of service to the area. Jeff Peters is the shareholder in charge of the Le Mars office, which opened in 1972. Williams & Co. was started in 1929 in Sioux City by Charles A. Williams. His son, Robert "Bob" Williams later joined the firm, retiring in the mid-1980s...
Gehlen Catholic Jays (10-2, 6-0) (11/17/09)
Offense Team totals Rushing 435 carries / 2,935 yards / 34 TD Passing 99-for-166 / 1,269 yards / 15 TD Total offense 601 plays / 4,204 yards Individual Statistics Passing Rushing Receiving Special Teams Extra Points Field Goals Punts (total/average yards)...
Bulldog seniors Clay, Van Wyhe run at All-Star Meet (11/17/09)
It might have seemed a little bit anticlimactic, but that didn't stop Le Mars senior cross country runners Chris Clay and Rene Van Wyhe from running at the 2009 IATC Senior All-Star meet on November 7 in Ames. The event, held a week after the 'Dogs earned a 10th-place finish in their first state meet appearance since 1990, was held on Iowa State University cross country course...
Bulldog Booster Club to sponsor Youth Basketball Tourney (11/17/09)
The Le Mars Bulldog Athletic Booster Club will sponsor the 8th Annual Youth Basketball Tournament for boys in fifth through eighth grade on January 2, 2010. Three games are guaranteed for the cost of $85. All games will be played at the Le Mars Community High School and Middle School gyms as well as the Le Mars YMCA. There will be eight teams in each division. Trophies will be awarded to first place teams. Second and thrid place teams will receive medals...
Hinton Blackhawks (10-2, 4-2) (11/17/09)
Offense Team totals Rushing 433 carries / 1,979 yards / 27 TD Passing 98-for-183 / 1,548 yards / 15 TD Total Offense 616 plays / 3,527 yards Individual Statistics Passing Rushing Receiving Special Teams Extra Points Field Goals Punts (total/average yards)...
Rev. Richard R. C. Fruehling (11/17/09)
The Rev. Richard R. C. Fruehling of Beatrice, Neb., died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at the Beatrice Community Hospital at the age of 97. He was born on Aug. 18, 1912, at Johnson, Neb., the son of the Rev. William and Rosa (Deubler) Fruehling, and was a 1930 graduate of Johnson High School. He graduated from Peru State Teachers College in 1936, taught rural school near Johnson, Neb., and was a principal at the elementary school in Auburn, Neb...
Maynard Johnson (11/17/09)
Maynard Johnson, 76, of Le Mars, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at his home in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. John's Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A., Le Mars, with the Rev. Gary Landsness officiating. Interment with military honors provided by the Wasmer American Legion Post #241 of Le Mars will be at Resthaven Memory Gardens Cemetery, rural Le Mars. ...
That pesky fine print (11/17/09)
It seems that every important document in our lives seemingly involves a contract: auto and home loans, life and auto insurance and health insurance. The contracts are written by a team of lawyers who more than likely argue over the meaning of each and every word. Usually, there is something in subparagraph 25(c) that we didn't see coming...
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