People & Events

Class of 1962 to meet

Fairmont High School class of 1962 will meet 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. All classmates are encouraged to come and fellowship.

St. John Vianney plans Sunday meal

A free hot meal hosted by St. John Vianney Catholic Church will be held 6 p.m. Sunday in the hospitality area at the church, 901 S. Prairie Ave., Fairmont. The church serves a free meal the fourth Sunday of every month. Everyone is welcome.

College News

Karina Ascencio of St. James was named to the High Academic Achievement List at Rochester Community and Technical College.

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the 2019 spring semester at Iowa State University in Ames: Armstrong — Emily Hagebock; Blue Earth — Benjamin Backstrom, Adam Buseman; Bricelyn — Adam Legred; Elmore — Samantha Naumann, Alexander Stewart; Fairmont — Larissa Becker, Benjamin Huinker, Cole Huinker, Lucas Jedlicka, Nathan Kallenbach, Carter Klanderud, Joshua Lundquist, Parker Monsen, Collin Steuber, Ellie Tonder; Lakota — Hunter Gelhaus, Krista Schutter; Sherburn — Jonah Mayo, Whitney Smith; St. James — Quinlan Eatwell; Truman — Brytni Drevlow.

Kayley Shoen of Truman was awarded a bachelor’s degree in biology during a commencement ceremony held May 26 at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa.


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