10 YEA.RS AGO
MARCH, 04, 2004
Josh Armstrong, a 2001 graduate of Reinbeck High School, was given the Blue Card in a Turning Blue Ceremony, which is a high honor for Infantry Soldiers.
Tyler Schick has been selected by the Action Post #242 American Legion to attend Boys State in Des Moines.
Grundy Co. Auditor Mary Schmidt, has announced she will seek re-election for Grundy Co. auditor.
Fire Dept. gets new hose tester which is necessary for preventative maintenance and safety.
Kristine Siems and Johnathan Richards were married Dec. 30 at the Church of the Nazarene.
Mr. & Mrs. Bill Koch will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on March 13.
Marie Willer, 86, Reinbeck, died at Westbrook Acres in Gladbrook.
Virginia Sinclair, died Feb. 22 in Ames.
Jeremiah Moye earns 2nd place in State FFA Proficiency Award.
20 YEARS AGO
MARCH 10, 1994
Reinbeck Town Council has purchased a new patrol car, a 1994 Ford Crown Victoria.
Dennis Evans now has the position of Vice-President and Trust Officer at Lincoln Savings Bank.
Harold Wedmore, 74, Gladbrook, died March 1 at Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center of a heart attack.
Mr. & Mrs. Gary Thede attend Land O Lakes annual meeting held Feb. 22-25 in Minneapolis, Minn.
Lane Goors, West Des Moines, and Tonya Steensma, Johnston, were married Sept. 25 in Hollandale, Minn.
30 YEARS AGO
MARCH 15, 1984
Janeen Chamberlain was selected as 1984 National Pork Queen.
Joyce Miller and & Max Morrow were married March 1.
Celeste Hamer received honorable mention in the State of Iowa Music Teachers' Association piano contest.
Mr. & Mrs. Brent Scheumann, Reinbeck, are parents of a son born March 11.
Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Boege are parents of a daughter born Feb. 21.
40 YEARS AGO
MARCH 21, 1974
Mike Stephan & Jeff Paige, both of Reinbeck, will receive the Eagle Scout award.
Robert Bern & Kathleen Jones announce their engagement.
Virgina Smith, Morrison & Dana Grimm, Dysart were married March 2.
John Hanzalik & Curt Scneider received one year internships at Wartburg Seminary in Dubuque.
Mr. & Mrs. Claire Dixon are parents of a daughter born March 13.
Mr. & Mrs. Keith Davis, Wellsburg, are parents of a son born March 15.
Mr. & Mrs. Roland Fink, Lincoln, are parents of a daughter born March 17.
Charles Petersen, Grundy Center, celebrated his 100th birthday.
50 YEARS AGO
Sam Mooty, 94, died March 16 in a Cedar Rapids Hospital.
Ben Graves, Reinbeck, to seek supervisor position for Grant Blackhawk District in Grundy County.
Rev. Milton Dowden, new Baptist minister, has arrived in Reinbeck.
Paul Franzenburg, Conrad, announced he will run for State Treasurer.
60 YEARS AGO
LeAnne Roberts, Reinbeck, was selected on the All-State basketball team. She was chosen for the 4th team.
Dorothy Malcomson and Ronald Mastain will be married April 11.
Mr. & Mrs. Luther Hooper of Hudson, are parents of a son born March 13.
Mr. & Mrs. Roy Petersen are parents of a son born March 12.
Louis Dengler, 70, Hudson, died March 7.
70 YEARS AGO
Mrs. Robert Gardiner, 75, died March 13.
Mr. & Mrs. Bruce Gibbs, Marshalltown, are parents of a daughter born March 13.