James M. Prichard of Storm Lake and Mary Ann Diehl of Albert City and Storm Lake will be honored at the annual Christmas party of the Buena Vista County Bar Association on Thursday, Dec. 14. Each attorney has been in the practice of law for 50 years.
Diehl and her late husband Robert opened a law office in Albert City in June, 1950. She continues to practice in both Albert City and Storm Lake with her partners. Prichard, a Storm Lake native, studied law after serving in the Navy. In 1957, Prichard joined the law firm of Z.Z. White and Don C. White in Storm Lake. Prichard continues to practice law in Storm Lake.