Volunteers will be distributing commodities for those who meet the TEFAP income guidelines at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 11 in the church basement. Please bring proof of income. Call Pastor Michele McHenry for questions, 523-4410. Christmas food boxes, sponsored by the Ottawa County Ministerial Association, will be distributed for those with needs in the church’s […]
Dean and Paula Hamilton had Thanksgiving dinner at the Minneapolis Scout Hall, where Elaine Wohler hosted the Rice family gathering. Thanksgiving guests of Glen and Mary Lott were Shaun, Ashley and Micheal Dickerman, Alan and Betty Dickerman, Kim Shoemaker, Jaci, Jace, and Kylan Turnipseed of Ellsworth, Shea Shoemaker and her friend, Ollie Wright of Baldwin, […]
By Ruth Rinderer I will continue to write the Bennington News until the end of this year due to other commitments in the New Year. It has been a rewarding time for me and I have enjoyed writing the column. Anyone wanting to write this column please call the Messenger at 392-2129. Families gathering at […]
Food commodities will be distributed in Minneapolis from 4-5 p.m. on Dec. 11 at The VFW Hall. Foods include carrots, orange juice, peaches, potato flakes, apricots, pinto beans, diced tomatoes and tomato soup. Qualification income guidelines are: one person $1211; two persons $1640; three persons $2069; four persons $2498; five person $2927; six persons $3356. […]
By Donna Adee and Polly Pearce Stephen and Polly Pearce were Thanksgiving Day guests of Kevin and Jayne Gunn of Riley. Additional guests included Daniel and LaDona Racette of Mineral, VA; David and Carolyn Racette of Canyon City, CO; George and Daniel Stolzenburg of Clyde; Rick and Lori Peterson, Meredith and Lexie of Lenexa; Brian […]
Domino winners in November are 1st Betty White, 2nd John Fleming and Betty Watson, and 3rd Amaryllis Hickman. Menu: 12/5 liver and onions or hamburger patty; 12/6 sloppy joes; 12/9 chicken noodle soup; 12/10 pork roast; 12/11 bierock casserole. Birthday and Christmas dinner is Friday, Dec. 20.
By Karen Brumbaugh The Ottawa County Noxious Weed Department is located at 894 East 10th Street in Minneapolis. In 1980, a facility was built with an office, chemical storage area, and shop area. A new office building has just been completed east of the Chemical building. The new office building was constructed to help eliminate […]
Tom and Carol Weatherd attended Lois Muchow’s funeral on Oct. 17. On Oct. 19, they ate lunch in Lincoln with Neal and Keeta Long and their son, Bryan. That afternoon, they visited Dee and Red Fyffe, Salina, before attending a concert in McPherson. Sunday, they attended a birthday party for Bryan Long in Bennington. That […]