Belinda Harpster accompanied Stacey and Haley Bergmann to Belleville, where the Lady Saints Volleyball team competed in the Holly Reeb Tournament.
The girls finished in sixth place. They are now coached by Kristi Kraemer and Cassy Chapman. After coaching for 28 years, Larry Urban retired in June.
Zachary Guerrettaz and Sara White were married on Saturday at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in St. Peter. The couple resides in Park City, Ky.
Students at Vandalia Junior High School and Vandalia Community High School will be holding "See You at the Pole" prayer observances next Wednesday at 8 a.m.
At the junior high, the event will be held on the playground. At the high school, it will be on the front steps of the school building. The VCHS event is sponsored by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
By Joyce Mueller
Some here at Evergreen Outreach call this their favorite time of the year. One lady remarked, “After the rains came, I saw a hint of colors on trees and bushes.”
As the guests arrived, they noticed a beautiful floral arrangement, which was a special tribute to a special lady, Mrs. Helen Ray. Her 107th birthday will occur on Wednesday.
Also celebrating birthdays were Erma Cameron, Sarah Laurie, Donald Macarthur and Brenda Reese.
Our human story begins in biblical metaphor with people (the man and the woman) together with God and the animals in tranquil and happy bliss. Our relationship to God knit us together in a fabric of love (Genesis 1, 2).
On Aug. 25, the ExxonMobil Annuitants met for their monthly meeting and luncheon at the Ponderosa Steakhouse in Vandalia, with 28 members and four guests present.
Following the pledge to the flag, Brock Fisher gave the meal prayer.
President Dean Black opened the meeting with a welcome to all present.
The secretary/treasurer reports were read and approved. Birthdays and anniversaries for August were read.
Humorous readings were given by LaVerne Laux and Madelon Fisher.