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Sevcik celebrates 90th

Helen Sevcik will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 1. She is a retired school teacher, having taught in rural schools and Clutier Elementary for many years. Helen and her husband, Mike, farmed in northern Tama County and raised three daughters. She would love to hear from her friends and ...

Vogeler turns 92 this month

Marvin Vogeler will celebrate his 92nd birthday on February 16, 2013. He has four children: Barbara Alston of Minden, Ill., Diane Yuska of Oelwein, David Vogeler of Dysart, and Randy Vogeler of La Porte City. He has eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. His wife, Frances, and a ...

This Week at the Movies… The Guilt Trip

Showing this weekend at the Traer Theatre is the new comedy "The Guilt Trip." As inventor Andy Brewster is about to embark of the road trip of a lifetime, a quick stop at his mom's house turns into an unexpected cross-country voyage with her along for the ride. This feature is rated PG-13 and ...

Rizzi, Lapp wed in September ceremony

Elizabeth Anne Rizzi and Dr. R Towner Lapp were married in Omaha, NE on Sept. 22. Elizabeth is the daughter of Nicholas and Marlys Rizzi of Ridgefield, CT . She is a graduate of Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and a registered nurse at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Towner, son of ...

Sevcik turning 90

Helen Sevcik will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 1. She is a retired school teacher, having taught in rural schools and Clutier Elementary for many years. Helen and her husband, Mike, farmed in northern Tama County and raised three daughters.She would love to hear from her friends and ...

Vogeler turns 92 this month

Marvin Vogeler will celebrate his 92nd birthday on February 16, 2013. He has four children: Barbara Alston of Minden, Ill., Diane Yuska of Oelwein, David Vogeler of Dysart, and Randy Vogeler of La Porte City. He has eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. His wife, Frances, and a ...

News & notes from the Traer Library

LEARNING EXPRESS:Through the State Library we have been able to add a new Data base to our web page, you can access it by visiting our webpage www.traer.lib.ia.us and clicking on Learning Express on the left side of the screen - you will be asked to set up your own account - this allows you to ...

This Week at the Movies… Les Miserables

Showing this weekend at the Traer Theatre is the new drama movie "Les Miserables." Prisoner 24601, known as Jean Valjean, is released from prison and breaks parole to create a new life for himself while evading the grip of the persistent Inspector Javert. Set in post-revolutionary France, the ...

Adolphs family welcomes baby boy

Brandon and Abby Adolphs of Dysart are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Kendrick Lane. He was born on December 11, 2012 at 12:13 a.m. weighing 7 pounds 5.3 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Kendrick was welcomed by his proud grandparents Ken and Carolyn Adolphs and Mark and ...

Hushak turns 90 on Feb. 4

Victor Hushak of Dysart will celebrate his 90th birthday on February 4, with a family gathering and card shower. He was born February 6, 1923, to Fred J. and Emma Hushak. He married Beatrice Halupnick on September 24, 1946. Victor was a farmer and was employed by Farmers Mutual Insurance. His ...