AL District to gather in Savannah

The American Legion Fourth District meeting will be on Sunday, March 12 at Dick Munkres Post 287 in Savannah. The Four Chaplains Memorial Service and a meal will be at 1:30 pm with the meeting afterward.

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Fish fry is in Elmo

The Elmo Fish Fry is from 5 to 7 pm, Saturday, March 11 at the Elmo Community Building. The menu includes fish, fried chicken, jacket fries, lettuce salad, cole slaw and baked beans. Cost is $9. Proceeds go toward the Elmo 4th of July celebration and is sponsored by Elmo Community Betterment.

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Wilcox UMC fries chicken, fish

The annual fish and chicken fry will be held from 4:30 to 7 pm, Saturday, March 11 at the Wilcox United Methodist Church. The meal includes all-you-can-eat fish and chicken strips, French fries, salads and drink. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children and free for preschool children.

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DAR announces meeting

The Nodaway Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will meet from 10 am to noon, Saturday, March 11 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The program is about honoring ancestral patriots.

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BJ AL holds ham, bean supper

The Burlington Jct. American Legion Post will hold a ham and beans supper from 5 to 7 pm, Friday, March 10 at the American Legion Building in Burlington Jct. The supper will feature vegetable soup, ham and beans, cornbread, drink and dessert. Cost is $7 for adults; children 10 and under are free.

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Salad luncheon benefits Lettuce Dream

Taste O’ Green salad luncheon will be from 11 am to 2:30 pm, Friday, March 10 at the First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The menu includes beverages, hot rolls, desserts and salads. The luncheon will raise funds for Lettuce Dream operations to provide opportunities for people with disabilities. Event hosts will

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Kaylee Henry

Ryan Lee and Shelbey Kay Henry, Clearmont, announce the birth of a daughter, Kaylee Alyson, born on Monday, February 27, 2017, at Community Hospital-Fairfax. She weighed eight pounds and 14.5 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Gary and Danelle Fox, Burlington Jct. Paternal grandparents are Steve and Ronda Henry, Elmo. Maternal great-grandparents are Patricia Fox, Burlington Jct.,

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Helen Messner

Helen Belle Messner, 94, Maryville, formerly of Parnell, died March 6, 2017, at Parkdale Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services will be 7-9 pm, Friday, March 10, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Visitation will be at 1:30 pm, Saturday, March 11, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville with burial to follow at Nodaway Memorial Gardens. Memorials can

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Ralph Crawford

Ralph Forest Crawford, 96, Clarinda, IA, died Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Clarinda Regional Hospital, Clarinda. Funeral services will be 10 am, Thursday, March 9 at the First Christian Church, Clarinda. Graveside military services were provided by Sergy American Legion Post #98, Clarinda. Visitation will be 5-7 pm, Wednesday, March 8, at the Ritchie Funeral

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Byron Miller

Byron N. Miller, Jr., 84, Ravenwood, died Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph. Funeral services will be 2 pm, Thursday, March 9 at the Ravenwood Methodist Church, Ravenwood. The burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery, also of Ravenwood. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm, Wednesday, March 8, at the

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