Charles and Dolores Reistroffer of Maquoketa will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, with an open house from 1 – 4 p.m. at the Oakland Mill, Hwy. 64 east of Maquoketa. It has been requested no gifts, please.
Sacred Heart Catholic School, Maquoketa, will host a community blood drive from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, at 806 Eddy Street, inside School Gym.
The Iowa Farm Safety and Health Week will be held Sept. 15-21 in conjunction with the National Farm Safety and Health Week. This year’s national theme is “Shift Farm Safety Into High Gear.”
Lyle and Joy Knutsen of rural Spragueville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, with a blessing at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Preston followed by a small celebration with their wedding party in Clinton.
Steve Siemens, “the people builder,” visited with us, the faculty and staff of Sacred Heart School, prior to the start of the new school year. He delighted us with numerous jokes and anecdotes about life and then reminded us of a common phrase that many people live by, Murphy’s Law: “Nothing…