Adopt A Family debuts with record need
(Local News ~ 11/29/13)
"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give." That's how Winston Churchill once described giving. And it echoes in the philosophy of the annual Adopt-A-Family for Christmas program that begins today. The Pilot-Tribune and Upper Des Moines Opportunity co-sponsor the program each year, matching generous individuals, families, businesses, clubs, classrooms and church groups with needy local families to provide the Christmas experience they might otherwise not have...
Richard L. "Dick" Frederick
(Obituary ~ 11/29/13)
Richard L. "Dick" Frederick, age 78, of Boone, and formerly of Rembrandt, died Tuesday, November 26, at the Mary Greely Hospital in Ames. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 30, at 1:30 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids. Burial will follow in the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service. The Sliefert Funeral Home of Sioux Rapids is in charge of arrangements...
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