Posted January 23, 2013in Boone, Community Featured

Library Changes

Happy New Year from the Ericson Public Library. We are starting 2013 with fun programs, exciting changes and Sunday hours. Serving teenagers is an important part of the library’s mission to meet the informational, educational, cultural and recreational needs of the community. New fiction, nonfiction, manga and comic books for

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Posted January 23, 2013in Advice Column, Boone

Q: Should a chiropractor be part of my health care team?

A: Most people have a team of practitioners they see on a regular basis, whether it’s for checkups or active care. You have a family medical doctor for sickness, a dentist for tooth care and optometrist for your vision. Who checks your spine? Is it a good idea to add

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Posted January 23, 2013in Boone, Community Featured

Meet Donna Monson

A child of the space age, Donna Monson isn’t a person who likes to be told she can’t do something. It was a “Can Do” society back then, when teachers would oftentimes roll heavy carts holding black and white TV sets into their classrooms to allow students to watch the

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Posted January 23, 2013in Boone, Community Featured

Lent

Easter is always an important holiday in the church, and Boone First United Methodist Church will be celebrating with a five-week Lent Studies Class. The church will be offering three different class times to choose from: Sunday at 6:30 p.m. and Tuesday at 10 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. The class

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Posted January 22, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Mary Ann Guadagnoli

September 19, 1937 – January 19, 2013 Mary Ann Guadagnoli, age 75, of 715 West Fourth Street, died at the Boone County Hospital on January 19, 2013. Following her wishes, her body has been cremated. A Memorial Service will be Wednesday, January 23, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. at the Cornerstone

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Posted January 18, 2013in Boone, Grimes, Obituaries

Robert Gibbons

December 1, 1931 – January 17, 2013 Robert Keith “Bob” Gibbons, 81, passed from this life on Thursday, January 17, 2013, at the Madrid Home in Madrid. Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service celebrating Bob’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22, at the

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Posted January 15, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Shirley Ann Runyan

November 15, 1934 – January 13, 2013 Shirley Ann Runyan, age 78, of Boone passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Westhaven Community in Boone. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Walter ~ Schroeder Funeral Home at Fifth & Story

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Posted January 15, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Clayton Moffitt

November 14, 1931 – January 13, 2013 Clayton Herbert Moffitt, age 81, of Boone, died January 13, 2013, at the Boone County Hospital. His body has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Phil

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Posted January 15, 2013in Boone, Obituaries

Mervyn “Merv” Eastberg

February 17, 1939 – January 9, 2013 Mervyn Edwin “Merv” Eastberg, age 73, of Boone, passed away on January 9, 2013, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Following his wishes, his body has been cremated and there will be no visitation. A private service will be held at

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Posted January 11, 2013in Appanoose County, Boone, Obituaries

Gaylord Main

April 19, 1920 – January 10, 2013 Gaylord R. Main, age 92, of Moravia, Iowa, died Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Westhaven Community in Boone, Iowa. He was born the son of Glen and Birdie (Brown) Main on April 19, 1920 near Main Station in Appanoose County. He graduated from

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