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Maxwells Celebrate 49th Anniversary

Georgia and Roger Maxwell will celebrate their 49th wedding anniversary on June 3. Cards may be sent to 18284 300th Street, Jamesport, Mo. 64648. The family is requesting a card shower for the couple to celebrate forty-nine years of love and marriage, with love from their children.

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Pattonsburg Alumni Banquet Held

Pattonsburg Alumni Banquet was well attended Saturday night (May 23). Those attending from 50 year Class 1965 were Roger McColloch, Karla Daniel, Gene Walker, Tommie Lowrey, Jeffrey Carter, Denzil Feurt, Beverly Shipers, Margaret Hulett, Ronnie Davenport, Mabel Hancock and Jack Huff.

Those attending from the Class of 1990 were in charge of the program: Rob Cornett, Randy Booth, Machelle Epperson, Brian Thompson, Kassie Allison, Brian Holcomb, Carol Wilkerson, Angie Pittsenbarger,

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All Alumni Reunion Set for May 22-25

The Gallatin All Alumni Reunion will be held this weekend, May 22-25. Schedule includes an icebreaker at South Side Tavern on Friday; Class of ’65 gathering at the library from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturday; All alumni banquet at the high school gym with doors open at 4 and dinner at 5:30 on Saturday; All alumni pot luck wiener roast at Dockery Park at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday; and Veterans

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Wrights Celebrate 65th Anniversary

Maurice and Cleta Wright, Cameron, are celebrating their 65th Wedding Anniversary. Maurice and Cleta (Wilson) Wright were married on May 20, 1950, at the Cameron United Methodist Church, with Olin and Nina Wright attending the couple. Maurice and Cleta are retired farmers, farming for 53 years on the family farm north of Altamont. The couple retired and moved to Cameron in 2003. Maurice and Cleta are the proud parents

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Dents Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Judd L. and Joyce Lammert Dent will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 22. Judd and Joyce met while attending college at the University of Missouri-Columbia. They spent their first 10 years in Gallatin before moving to Humeston, Iowa. They are the proud parents of four children and eleven grandchildren. Please honor the couple by sharing memories of how you know them via a card shower addressed to: Judd

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Porters Celebrate 66th Wedding Anniversary

On May 15, Ross and Dorothy Porter of Liberty, will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary. The Porters formerly resided in the Kidder area in the sixties until the mid eighties, farming in the area. They returned to Liberty in the mid eighties, where they currently reside. Marvin Porter and his children, Tech Sergeant Aaron Porter of Louisiana, Shellie Porter of Pennsylvania, Larissa Porter of Kansas City, and Brandon Porter of

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Barker Girls Celebrate Birthdays

The family of the Barker girls will be hosting a barbecue at Dockery Park on Saturday, May 16. (Barbecue for family only.) Friends and neighbors are invited to stop by at 2 o’clock to wish the twins Susie Walton and Francie Toney a happy 75th birthday and Judy a happy 70th birthday. No gifts please.

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Blasts from the Past

May 4, 2005

The Missouri House of Representatives honored Johnathan and Phillip Arnold last week as “Outstanding Missourians.” They are the sons of Linda and Mike Arnold, Gallatin. Third District Rep. Jim Whorton nominated the brothers for the award upon the recommendation of the Daviess County Commission for the successful establishment of a restored Civil War canon and Veteran’s Walk of Honor on the county’s courthouse lawn.

Eugene McNeely recently

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Alma Runnels Turns 90

Alma Runnels will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 3. She was born in Inman, South Carolina, on that date in 1925.

Alma married Vincent Runnels on April 28, 1945, and moved to Gallatin. Vincent and Alma farmed until retirement in 2005. They moved to Savannah in August 2005 to be near family.

Her children are Suzette (Harry) Johnson of Parkville, Cindy (Terry) Holt of Savannah, and Julie (Tim)

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