BRIDAL SHOWER for Anita Fossum, bride to be of Jamie Tooley will be held on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Lisbon in the Fireside room. They are registered at Target, Hodenattes and Lisbon True Value.


50TH WEDDING Anniversary Open House for Morrie & JoAnn (Reiten) Saxerud, Lisbon, will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Stake Out in Lisbon. They were married Dec. 10, 1961 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Cooperstown. They have three children: Greg (Shari) Saxerud, Lisbon; Michael (Gail) Saxerud, Colorado Springs, CO; and Paul (Lanelle) Saxerud, Lisbon; and seven grandchildren. No gifts please.


EVERYONE WELCOME to the annual WELCA Christmas Dinner at Bethany Lutheran Church in McLeod on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Roast beef and all the trimmings, Christmas sweets. Free will offering. Welcome to join us for 10:30 a.m. church services. (Don’t have to be Lutheran to eat roast beef)


MEMORIAL FUND has been set up for Patty Carlblom, long-time Ransom County employee. Our hope is to do a landscape project next spring in front of the Courthouse in Patty’s memory. Donations can be dropped off with Susan Froemke in the Recorder’s Office, or mailed to Susan at PO Box 643, Lisbon, ND 58054. Please make your check payable to Rachel Eppler, and in the memo line put “Patty Carlblom Memorial”. If you have any questions, please contact Carletta Qual or Susan Froemke.