10 YEARS AGO
APRIL 24, 2003
Mr. & Mrs. J.C. Frampton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 11. They were married April 11, 1948. Lavonne will also be honored on her 80th birthday on April 30 with a card shower.
Mr. & Mrs. Matt Paige, Bondurant, have announced the arrival of their son born March 19.
Chelsea Reinhard has been named a US National award winner in science.
Lawrence A. Paige, Reinbeck, passed away April 17 at the Windsor Nursing & Rehab Center in Cedar Falls.
Sheridan "Bill" Wrage, Reinbeck, died on April 21 while working on a private farm residence.
Neva P. Botsford, 78, died March 24 at the Hinsdale Hospital in Hinsdale, Ill.
Annual Easter egg hunt will be held on April 26.
Deanna McCahen, Grundy Center, won $1,000 on Powerball Instant Millionaire.
Daniel Putnam has been named a U.S. national Award winner in science.
20 YEARS AGO
Lisa Thiel and Robert Shaw announce their engagement.
Melissa Sealman was awarded the Gold Award from Girl Scouts.
Maurine Steward. 73, Grundy Center, died April 17.
Jacob Kiewiet, 78, Grundy Center, died April 14.
Ethel Neilsen, 87, Cedar Falls, died April 15.
30 YEARS AGO
MAY 3, 1983
Tim Billerbeck and Alan Karkosh, both seniors at Iowa State University and 1979 graduates of RHS, were inducted into the Honor Soc. of Agriculture, Gamma Sigma Delta on April 20.
Jeffrey Schultz has been named a recipient of a Cornell College Scholarship.
Mr. & Mrs. Joel Larsen are parents of a daughter born April 25.
Mr. & Mrs. Scott Wical, Grundy Center, are parents of a son born April 26.
Sherilyn Volker and Scott Kisner announce they will be married on April 30.
Mr. & Mrs. Dean Larsen and Mr. & Mrs. Dick Fleming will celebrate their wedding anniversary together.
Josephine Mitchell, 68, Reinbeck, died April 24.
Selma Homeister, 69, formerly of Reinbeck, died April 23 following heart surgery.
Daisy McIntye, 87, Morrison, died April 20.
40 YEARS AGO
Rosa Wyatt fell in her home and broke her hip.
Jeff Billerbeck and Jeff Paige were selected to attend Hawkeye Boys State in Des Moines.
James Juhl, 83, Reinbeck, died April 22 at his home following a heart attack.
Mrs. Reuben (Luella) Ballard died at home on April 29.
50 YEARS AGO
Mr. & Mrs. John Brubaker are parents of a daughter born April 29.
Janice Stanley & Keith Creswell will be married June 23.
Mr. & Mrs. Aubrey Blackford celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary recently.
Clara VanderVeer,90, Reinbeck, died April 26 in Calif.
60 YEARS AGO
Albert Weiss, 80, died April 29 at his home.
Mrs. Henry Frei, 77, died April 23.
Fire at the Dwight Mooty farm destroyed a brooder house with 350 baby chicks.
The fire dept. put out a grass fire at the Charles Wildman home in the Plaehn addition.
70 YEARS AGO
Reinbeck Schools to graduate 40 students on May 14.
Sailor Kenneth D. Engel, 19, drowns in Florida on April 22.
The War Dept. reports that Carl Schneider is a German prisoner.
Emil Runft has added a pair of peacocks to his collection of birds at a cost of $75.
Aviation Cadet Robert Habben was a member of Doolittle's Raiding party that raided Toyko.
Daphne Robinson and Lloyd Smith were married on April 24.
Ellen White and Corporal E.R. Anderson were married April 24.
Maxine Boege became the bride of William Halupnick on April 21.
Corporal Paul P. Robinson advanced to rank of Sergeant in the Air Force.