One Year Ago
St. John’s held its annual benefit auction Saturday with nearly 300 in attendance. The evening’s theme was “Cinco de Mayo.” The benefit helps keep student tuition as low as possible. Winners in the big ticket drawing were Rick and Deb Reindel, Bob and Grace Schulte, Arnie and Helen Fischer, Matt Conley, Ted and Clara Hanf, Joe and Doris Bockey and Scott and Chrissy Elwer.
25 Years Ago – 1988
Mayor Harold Wieging has designated May 20-21 as Poppy Days for American Legion Auxiliary and May 27-28 as Buddy Poppy Days for Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary. Presenting Wieging with the first poppies were Mary King, poppy chairman for the American Legion Auxiliary; and Mary Hageman, poppy chairman for VFW Auxiliary.