‘Super Deuce’ making appearance

TRUMAN — The Jaguar girls volleyball team travels to Nicollet this evening. Game time is 7:30 p.m.


The Jaguar football team will host Buffalo Lake/Hector/Stewart at 7 p.m. Friday in Truman.

There will be a tailgate party starting at 6:30 p.m. just inside the football field gate. Come and enjoy Nancy Jo’s barbecues on a fresh homemade bun, chips, cookies and a beverage for $5.

This event is being sponsored by Profinium. All proceeds will benefit the sports boosters.


Former Truman residents Larry and Cindy Krenz are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2-5 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Truman. Your presence will be their gift.


Be sure to listen to KNUJ AM radio from New Ulm at 3:15 p.m. Monday to catch up with the latest news about Truman, presented by Mayor Lynn Brownlee.


For this month only, the Top of the Hill Club movie is one week later on Sept. 28. The movie you will enjoy is “Glass Castle,” which will be shown 9:30 a.m. that day at the Sherburn Theater in Sherburn.


Prairie Star Quilt Guild is sponsoring a bus trip to the Sioux Falls Quilt Show entitled “Dakota Pieces XIV” on Oct. 14, at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.

You do not need to be a member to go along on the trip. So invite a friend and enjoy a day of quilting fun.

A coach bus will load in Fairmont at 7:30 a.m. The cost will be approximately $25 for the bus ride and $6 for the ticket to the quilt show. The final cost will be determined by how many people ride the bus.

The featured quilt is called “Prairie Star,” which is a Judy Niemeyer design.

A stop on the way home will be at The Dutch Rose Quilt Shop in Sioux Falls. It specializes in flannel fabrics as well as many unique fabrics, kits and ideas.

The tour also will include an evening meal in Worthington on the way home. Arrival time back in Fairmont should be about 7 p.m. or earlier.

Call Barb Mager at (507) 776-7601 to register by Oct. 1.


Come and meet local author Lora Moore and her miniature horse “Super Deuce” from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Monday in the Truman Elementary activities room.

Super Deuce will perform tricks and even play the piano. He is the main character in many of Lora’s children’s books.

There will be time for questions, pictures with Deuce, signing or purchasing books and even time to pet Super Deuce. There is no admission fee, but children must be accompanied by an adult.


Minnesota Children’s Theater presents “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr. Suess on Nov. 26. The performance begins at 2 p.m. The deluxe motor coach will depart at 11 a.m. from the Truman High School parking lot and return following the performance.

The cost is $65 per child and $75 per adult. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This fee includes your ticket and transportation. Registration and payment are due on Sept. 25 in order to reserve the tickets. Tickets are non-refundable.

Twenty people are needed to make this trip happen so register at (507) 327-6917 or studerc@truman.k12.mn.us

Payment can be dropped off at the Truman High School office.


Truman High School Honor Society and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Truman Elementary activities room. Please use the east door of the elementary school. To schedule an appointment, call (507) 776-2111. Walk-in donations are also welcome and appreciated.


Homework help is available to all students in grades K-12 from 3-4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday in the THS Learning Center. This help is free and you do not have to register ahead of time to attend.


Trinity Lutheran Church’s annual polka service will begin 4 p.m. Sept. 30. Once again, Chuck Thiel and the Jolly Ramblers from Lester Prairie will provide the music featuring familiar sing-along hymns set to polka music tunes.

There will be a potluck meal following the service. Please bring a dish to pass. Beverages, plates and utensils will be provided. A free-will donation will be taken.

Area community members are invited to come for this afternoon of fun, food and fellowship.


Save the date for the Truman Historical Museum’s fall turkey meal with all the trimmings catered by Nancy Jo’s Catering on Oct. 8 at the Truman Community Building.