10 YEAS AGO
FEBRUARY 12, 2004
Dr. Kenneth Storjohann, Reinbeck, was in Des Moines on Feb. 4 when chiropractors from across the State came to lobby legislators.
Mr. & Mrs. David Volkens of Brecksville, Ohio are parents of a son born Feb. 3 at the University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.
Nellie Venters, 78, Reinbeck, died Feb. 7 at Allen Hospital.
Alta L. Sindt, 94, died Feb. 2 in Atlantic, Iowa.
Leroy A. Moser, Jr. 82, died Feb. 10 of a heart attack at Parkview Manor.
20 YEARS AGO
FEB. 17, 1994
Mr. & Mrs. Wm. Ragsdale will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Feb. 27.
Melissa Rohach and Todd Heck are planning a June wedding.
New missionaries, Scott & Julie Mueller of Reinbeck, will be going on a mission trip to Costa Rica.
More than 300 attended the Royal Rangers soup supper on Feb. 12 at the Memorial Bldg.
30 YEARS AGO
FEBRUARY 23, 1984
Mr. & Mrs. Daryl Eiffler, Cedar Falls, are parents of a son born Feb. 18.
Geneva Moore, 69, Reinbeck, died Feb. 18 at Parkview Manor.
Hazel Gibson, 88, Grundy Center, died Feb. 14 at Grundy Long-term Care Center.
John Meester, 70, Holland, died Feb. 19 at Grundy Co. Hospital.
Reinbeck Theatre Guild will present "Deadwood Dick" on Feb. 24-25.
40 YEARS AGO
FEBRUARY 18, 1974
Grundy Co. Board of Supervisors appointed Dr. W. H. Verduyn as the County's Chief Medical Examiner.
Mr. & Mrs. Jerry Billerbeck, Tuscon, Ariz. are parents of a son.
Reinbeck Theatre Guild will present the comedy "Unhealthy to be Unpleasant" on March 1,2 & 3.
50 YEARS AGO
Carsen Plaehn, 92, died Feb. 23 in Jackson, Minn.
Marion Miller won first place rating in the humorous division in the District Speech Contest on Feb. 22.
Rev. Milton Dovden, Ames, to be the new Baptist minister.
Melinda Merk of Annandale, Va. and James Smoldt were married Feb. 15.
Betty Bieber, Reinbeck and Bruce P. Larson were married Feb. 22.
Mr. & Mrs. Joe Fackel are parents of a daughter born Jan. 24.
60 YEARS AGO
Peter DauSchmidt, 72, was hit by a car in Chico, Calif. on Feb. 17 and suffered a broken hip.
Mrs. James Slessor, 75, died Feb. 25.
Mr. & Mrs. J.H. Creswell celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary on Feb. 23.
Mr. & Mrs. E.F. Smoldt celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary on Feb. 16.
Mr. & Mrs. Russell Lauterbach of Waterloo are parents of a son born Feb. 23.
Hans L. Anderson, 74, Dike, died at his home on Feb. 21.
Wilbur L. Smith, 63, died in a night club in Havanna.
Art Dufel suffered severe cuts around his left eye when he fell down this basement stairs on Feb. 15.