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Faith in Action for April 20

Living Word Lutheran Church recipient of three Eagle Scout projects Have you ever helped with an Eagle Scout project? Well if you haven’t it is definitely something you should do sometime. The Boy Scouts of America have been around since 1910. Living Word Lutheran Church has been blessed ...

Here’s A Thought for April 20

Christians continue to their Eastertide observance by celebrating Christ the Good Shepherd Sunday. As we consider the Lord Jesus Christ as our Shepherd, many comforting images come to mind. We can all think of the picture of Jesus holding a sheep close to his chest, smiling and taking care of ...

Faith Briefs for April 20

AGAPE to perform Wednesday at First Lutheran The public is invited to a concert at First Lutheran (100 Church St., Marshall) at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. AGAPE is a hip hop artist who combines dancing, rap and storytelling. He has been touring full time for over 10 years performing for hundreds of ...

Here’s A Thought for April 13

“Jesus said to them, ‘This is what I told you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms’ Then Jesus opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. He told them, ‘This is what is ...

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SMSU Briefs for April 18

Culture Shock Event today at SMSU The ninth annual SMSU Culture Shock will be from 6-7:45 p.m. today in the Student Center, upper level. A number of entertaining events highlighting various cultures will be included in the program, which is free and open to the public. The schedule: ...

Campus Notes for April 18

Area students earn degree St. Cloud State University graduated more than 1,000 students during fall semester 2017. Commencement ceremonies took place Dec. 15, 2017. Garvin, Alex Barker, bachelor of science, mathematics teaching, summa cum laude Marshall, John Marshall, bachelor of ...

MHS Knowledge Bowl has another successful season

Submitted photo The Marshall High School Knowledge Bowl team has been growing in recent years — a total of 40 students participated in grade 7-12. Both middle school and senior high teams had positive seasons. The middle school team (7th-9th grade) had 23 members, and four teams qualified ...

Education Briefs for April 11

TLCS releases honor roll True Light Christian School announces its third quarter honor roll: 8th grade: Kaia Christensen, Kaylee Prins, Natasha Ross. 7th grade: Kaden Clark, Shauna Fricke, Jackson Lendt, Justin Sternke, Jettison Wing. 6th grade: Emma Bottelberghe, Coby Brownlee, ...

Engagements, Weddings, Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Gardner, Bofferding

MARSHALL — Sidne Gardner and Samuel Bofferding were married Aug. 12, 2017, in Absarokee, Montana. Parents of the bride are Scott and Pam Gardner of Springfield and Tom and Karen Bofferding of Marshall. The maid of honor was Carli Arnoldi, a friend of the bride. The best man was Beau ...

Johnson, Minett

RUTHTON — Morgan Johnson and Jason Minett announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Andy and Jayne Johnson, Worthington and Joel and Karen Minett, Ruthton. Johnson is a 2013 graduate of Worthington High School and a 2017 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State University with a ...

Karjala, Patterson

COTTONWOOD — Sarah Karjala and Scott Patterson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Merle and Linda Karjala of Cottonwood and Don and Patti Patterson of Arnold, Md. Karjala is a 2001 graduate of Marshall High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Madison, ...

Wirtz, Ludemann

MARSHALL — Ashley Wirtz and Joseph Ludemann were married Sept. 16, 2017, at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Marshall. Parents of the couple are Robert Wirtz of Walnut Grove and Denise Wirtz of Windom, and Robert and Bonnie Ludemann of Battle Creek, Neb. Maid of honor was the bride’s sister, ...