10 YEARS AGO
MARCH 7, 2002
Sara Acton, Angela Ohrt, Jenni Sweet, Brittany Young and Dan Putman will compete in the State Speech Contest on March 16.
Citizen 4 Reinbeck's annual omelet breakfast held on Feb. 3 was a success.
Grundy Co. Heritage Museum celebrates 23 years with an open house on March 17.
Ryan Ihrke & Jessica Tomlinson, both of Forest City, will be married on Aug. 10 in Garner.
Mr. & Mrs. Marty Mumm of Clinton, WI. are parents of a daughter born Feb. 25.
Reva Billerbeck, 74, Reinbeck, died March 3 at Parkview Manor.
Irene Svobada, Clutier, died March 1 at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home in Waterloo.
Wm. "Bill" Curl, North Platte, NE. formerly of Montour, died Feb. 26.
Brenda Noteboom seeks re-election for County Treasurer.
Loretta Adams, 70, Des Moines, died Feb. 19 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Donald Crouse, 90, Grundy Center, died March 3 at the Grundy County Hospital.
20 YEARS AGO
MARCH 12, 1992
Services for Raymond Lorenz, 84, Gladbrook, were held March 6 at Salem Church in Lincoln.
Mr. & Mrs. LeRoy Dew, Reinbeck, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on March 15.
Jill Knapp, Dysart, and Eric Roberts, were married on Feb. 13.
Pam Butterfield and Mike Currier, both of Reinbeck, are planning a wedding for July 18 at the United Methodist Church in Reinbeck.
Tempest Hulme and Rob Nelson announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on June 20 at the UCC Church.
Welly Poland of Reinbeck, celebrated his 80th birthday on March 14.
30 YEARS AGO
MARCH 18, 1982
Funeral services for Alma Manlick, 84, Reinbeck, were held on March 12 at John's Lutheran Ch.
Mr. & Mrs. Dick Stephenson, Waterloo, are parents of a son born March 16.
Melissa Hummel, Reinbeck, and Dale Sweerin, Waterloo, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on April 17 at St. John's Luth. Ch. in Reinbeck.
Melvin & Nancy Conradi plan closing out sale to be held on March 25.
40 YEARS AGO
MARCH 16, 1972
Wm. F. Garvey, 29, was killed instantly in a one car accident in New London on March 7.
Mr. & Mrs. William Sager, Jr. are parents of a son born Feb. 29.
Mr. & Mrs. Erv Petersen are parents of a son born March 10.
Blanche Stoddard, 82, died March 10 at Parkview Manor Nursing Home.
Mary Witt, 88, Reinbeck, died at Parkview Manor.
Hans Delfs, 86. retired Grundy Co. farmer, died March 10 at Oakview Nursing Home in Conrad.
50 YEARS AGO
Florence Brees,85, formerly of Reinbeck, died March 9 in Evansdale.
Clara Runft, 76, died March 11.
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Harrison of Inglewood, CA. are parents of a son born March 7.
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Billerbeck are parents of a daughter born March 11.
Mr. & Mrs. Louis Bakker of Dike are parents of a son born March 9.
60 YEARS AGO
Mrs. Leonard Billerbeck, 36, Lincoln, died March 11 of severe burns which occurred when she was cleaning some garments.
Frances & Francine Billerebeck were placed on the 1952 All State Girls Basketball Team.
The Reinbeck Canning Co. is seeking 600 acres of sweet corn with a price of $21 per ton for Golden Corn delivered to the plant.
Mr. & Mrs. Jack R. Adams are parents of a daughter born March 8.
Mr. & Mrs. Frances Hopkins are parents of a daughter born March 12.
70 YEARS AGO
Helen Petersen & Allen T. Brandt were married March 8 in Waynesville, MO.
Roger DeWolf & Roy Snyder won as Directors and LeRoy A Moser as Treasurer in the Reinbeck School Election.
Sylvan Ames takes possession of the Adam Miller farm south of Morrison.
Mr. & Mrs. Gaylen Stewart are parents of a son born March 7.
Mr. & Mrs. Harold Michaelson, Waterloo, are parents of a son born March 7.
A new deep well of 335 feet has been drilled by Hoeg & Ames on the Rudolph Hoepner farm occupied by Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Shoup.
Clement Murphy, 56, Waterloo, a jeweler, formerly of Reinbeck, died March 9.