Birthdays & Bridal Showers


July 14: Happy 10th birthday to Ty Bodholdt of Storm Lake.

July 16: Happy sixth birthday to Madelynn Horan. Love always, Mom, Dad, Melany and Mara.


The approaching marriage of Delayne Delbridge and Jeffrey Samek will be celebrated at a come and go wedding shower for men and women at Summit Evangelical Free Church in Alta on Saturday, July 18 from 9:30-1:30 a.m. with devotions at 10 a.m. Delayne is the daughter of David and Debra Delbridge of Alta.  Jeffrey’s parents are Tom and Shari Samek of Omaha, Neb. A September wedding is planned in Nebraska. The couple is registered locally at Sugar Bowl and WalMart.

A bridal shower for Ashley Anderson, bride-elect of Adam Parcel, will be held on Saturday, July 25 from 9-11 a.m. at Summit Church in Alta. Parents are Randy and Deborah Anderson, rural Cherokee and Rob and Marsha Parcel of Alta. The couple is registered at Target, Kohl’s and Sugar Bowl.