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Local/National Faith Briefs

GriefShare support group meets Mondays GriefShare support group meets at 6 p.m. every Monday in the gathering area at Holy Redeemer Church. The program allows people to begin any week. For questions, call Dorothy 401-0601, Gerri 530-1418 or Jason 829-9487. Court says Jackson County ...

Here’s A Thought for Feb. 11

Celebrating of healing ministry of Jesus According to the Gospel accounts of Sacred Scripture, the people of Jesus’ time first became aware of him as a teacher/rabbi and a healer through the many miraculous and visible evidences of his ministry and mission to the poor and the sick. As they ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Catholic United Financial Bingo is Sunday Bingo will be at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in Holy Redeemer’s Carlin Hall. Lunch will be served beginning at noon, and warm-ups will begin at 12:30 p.m. Payout is 50 percent. All ages are welcome, including children. It is sponsored by our local Catholic ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Pancake breakfast Sunday will help Boy Scouts Boy Scout Troop 238 will have a pancake breakfast from 8-11:30 a.m. Sunday in Carlin Hall at Holy Redeemer Church. They are serving eggs, sausage and pancakes with all the toppings (chocolate chips, sprinkles and whipped topping). The profits will ...

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Campus Notes for Feb. 22

Area residents graduate from RCTC Rochester Community and Technical College announces its fall semester 2016 graduates: Clarkfield, Christina Lemke, AAS, health information technology, high honors; Cottonwood, Joshua Myrvik, CERT, welding technology The College’s commencement ceremony ...

SMSU Briefs for Feb. 22

Loft, Fokken to give WWII presentations Dr. Jan Loft, SMSU dean of Arts, Letters, and Sciences, and Mark Fokken, SMSU professor of communication studies, will present “Soldiers, Sweethearts & Sacrifices: A Fantasy Analysis of the Songs from WWI” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the ...

MHS speech team does well at Harvard Tournament

MARSHALL — Ten members of the Marshall High School speech team recently had the opportunity to learn, explore and compete in and around the Boston, Massachusetts, area. In addition to enjoying the atmosphere, the students were fierce competitors at the 43rd annual Harvard National ...

Education Briefs for Feb. 15

HRS speech students do well at Minneota Junior High Speech Tournament Holy Redeemer took a second-place team trophy in the Bus division at the Minnesota Junior High speech tournament. Bus division is reserved for schools with the most entries. They have enough entries to fit on a ...

Engagements, Weddings, Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Hinz, Baker

COTTONWOOD — Andria Hinz and Brady Baker were married Dec. 17, 2016, at the First Reformed Church in Orange City, Iowa. Parents of the couple are Tom and Pat Hinz of Cottonwood, and Glenn and Cindy Baker of Orange City. Maid of honor was Sara Hibma, friend of the bride, and Nick Baker, ...

Thooft, McDermott

HENDRICKS — Derrick Eugene Thooft and Jamie Elizabeth McDermott announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mark and Lori Thooft of Hendricks and Alan and Janine Isenberg of Marshall. Thooft is employed at Schunemans in Marshall. The couple plans a June 17, 2017, wedding at St. ...

Shepherd, Paradis

BALATON — Jackie Kay Shepherd and Curtis John Paradis announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Jeff and Brenda Shepherd of Castlewood, S.D., and Wally and Barb Paradis of Balaton. Shepherd is employed as the Little Panther preschool teacher in Balaton. Paradis ...

Wilfred and Marlene Hoffmann

MARSHALL - Wilfred and Marlene Hoffmann are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.Cards of congratulations can be sent to 621 Camden Drive, Marshall, MN 56258.