10 YEARS AGO
AUGUST 28, 2003
A dead blue jay found within the town of Dike has been confirmed as carrying the West Nile Virus.
Marcy Messerly and Scott Swalley were married on June 7 in West Des Moines.
Mr. & Mrs. Brandon Kucera are parents of a daughter born August 13.
Ward S. French, 88, Reinbeck, died August 25 at Parkview Manor.
Grace Boldt, 88, Traer, died August 22 at Sunrise Hill Care & Rehab Center.
Sue Spear Eidell, 66, Grundy Center, died August 20 at Cedar Valley Hospice Home in Waterloo.
20 YEARS AGO
Steve German became Reinbeck's new Chief of Police.
Randy Ohrt presented Art Koht with a special gift for his 30 years of service as Secretary of the Reinbeck School Board.
Wendy Oelschlager and Jason Meester were married on July 17 at Pleasant Valley Reformed Church in Holland.
Mr. & Mrs. Dean Eslinger celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Sept. 5.
Thelma Petersen, Reinbeck, recently passed away.
30 YEARS AGO
AUGUST 26, 1983
Paul Neil, 58, formerly from Gladbrook, Reinbeck and Dinsdale area, died August 18.
Minnie Stout, 82, died August 18.
Chris DeBerg, 81, Cedar Falls, died August 20.
Knute Troen, 72, Newton, died August 17.
Paula Greiner & Gary Lorenz will be married October 22 at St. Edward's Church in Waterloo.
LeRee Besch and Wade VanHauen will be married October 1 in the First Baptist Church in Charles City.
40 YEARS AGO
AUGUST 30, 1973
Mr. & Mrs. Herb Eiffler purchased the estate house at 304 Clark for $2,000.
Bertha Engle estate house at 307 Clark has been sold to Delvin Harms for $3,800.
Mr. & Mrs. Arlen Johnson of Cedar Rapids have purchased the Tom Farris home at 501 West St. for $22,500.
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