10 YEARS AGO
MAY 13, 2004
Emily Cornmaney named "Best of the Class" for 2004 graduating class.
Mr. & Mrs. Bryce Lemke, Nev. are parents of a daughter born April 22.
Agnes Hinders, 87, Holland, died May 9 at the Grundy Co. Memorial Hospital.
Erna I. Boege, 85, Reinbeck, died May 6 at the Grundy Co. Hospital.
Margaret M. Voigt. 75, died May 9 at Parkview Manor.
Rosa M. Heikens, 79, died May 8 at Grundy Co. Hospital.
Emily Cheeseman was awarded Thrivent Financial Scholarship of $1,000.
20 YEARS AGO
MAY 26, 1994
Mr. & Mrs. Chuck Barnes will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary.
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Cheeseman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 29.
Melissa Truitt, Nevada, and Brent Cook, Reinbeck, will be married on July 9 at the United Methodist Church in Nevada.
Mary Haren, 73, Grundy Center, died May 22 at home.
Carol Fleming, 88, Reinbeck, died May 24 at Parkview.
Graduation will be Sunday, May 29 with 52 seniors graduating.
Mr. & Mrs. Mike Harris of Papillon, Neb. are parents of a daughter born May 19.
30 YEARS AGO
MAY 31, 1984
Harold Wieben gets hole-in-one at Oakleaf Country Club on hole #9.
Lester Posekany, 65, Dike, died May 22.
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Cheesemen celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on May 29.
Caleb Shinn, son of Mr. & Mr. Jerry Shinn, Morrison, had the top portion of his index severed while on a Boy Scout camp out at Stone City.
Gwen Ubben & Jeff Bown were married on May 18 at the United Methodist Church in Hudson.
Mr. & Mrs. Jerry Jones are parents of a daughter born May 20.
Mr. & Mrs. Lon Larsen are parents of a daughter born May 24.
40 YEARS AGO
JUNE 6, 1974
Charles Grassley is easy winner of re-election of H.R. Gross seat in primary election.
Jana Dake & Joe Robertson were married on June 1.
Emil Jipp, 79, long-time general store manager in Lincoln, died June 1.
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Hoeppner observed their 25th wedding anniversary on June 15.
Martha Francis & James Larsen were married on June 2.
50 YEARS AGO
John Stein scored his 2nd hole-in-one at Oakleaf Country Club on hole #9.
Reinbeck's Main St. will receive a widening project in the near future.
Arthur Raney, 68, died May 29.
Mrs. Charles Posekany, 66, died May 28.
Anna Rickert, 82, Reinbeck, died June 3.
Former Reinbecker, M. Roy Pruit, 48, was killed in a car accident in Calif. on May 24.
Roy Holck, 78, formerly of Reinbeck, died in Moline, Ill. on May 28.
60 YEARS AGO
The new DX service station at the west end is progressing.
Bonnie Bratton, Reinbeck, and Harlan Myers, Emmettsburg were married May 29.
Mr. & Mrs. Allan Paulsen are parents of a son born May 29.
Mr. & Mr. Leroy Moser, Jr., are parents of a daughter born June 1.
Marilyn Claussen & Harry Thoms were married on June 4.
70 YEARS AGO
Jens Jensen, 68, died May 25.
Betty Jane Mack, Waterloo & Alfred Cheesemen, Reinbeck, were married May 29.
Donna Boren, Waterloo & Lt. Russell Lauterbach, Waterloo, were married May 26.
Mr. & Mrs. John Dougan are parents of a son born May 26.
Gaylord Billerbeck suffered a painful injury to his foot when a car ran over it. No bones were broken.