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39th Annual UMM Jazz Festival
This week marks the start of my ninth year of writing the Donnelly News. There will be joint services at 11 a.m. April 9 at Kongsvinger with Sunday school kids singing. Services will also be broadcast on the radio at 11 am in memory of Ervin and Leana Smith by Gary and Pat Smith and family. At 6 p.m. April 13 there will be a supper and service at Kongsvinger. A pancake supper is scheduled for 6 p.m. April 14 with service at at 7 p.m. The Sunday, April 16 service is at 8:30 a.m. at St. John's and 11 a.m. at Kongsvinger. No Sunday school.
Can you hear the crack of the bat? Major league baseball has started and our Hancock High School baseball team also has its first game today and although the Hancock Orphans have not started their season yet I have pulled out the book "Town Ball-The Glory Days of Minnesota Amateur Baseball" in anticipation and it gets you in that baseball mood.
To the Editor: What a wonderful photo spread and article about visiting artist Jim Mondloch working with Morris Area Elementary third-graders (3-25-17 Sun Tribune). Indeed, Mr. Mondloch has a wonderful way with students and played a valuable role in teaching them artistic concepts, techniques and the importance of artistic expression.
St. Mary's Catholic School students will present a live version of the Stations of the Cross at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 7. The school recommends that those who attend arrive by 2:20 p.m.
Gil Yael Martinez Arias was born on April 3, 2017 at Stevens Community Medical Center to Ruth Arias Cruz and Alfredo Martinez Sanchez of Hancock. Gil weighed 10 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long. Grandparents are Gil Martinez Rosas, Margarita Sanchez Trapala, Vicente Arias Munguia, and Ma.de Jesus Cruz Benicio all from Mexico.
Tickets are available now for the 39th annual University of Minnesota, Morris Jazz Festival. This year the festival will pay tribute to the legendary Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. Performances will take place Friday, April 7, and Saturday April 8, at 7 p.m. in Edson Auditorium.
Gene and Lori Pangrac of Benson and Chuck and Lisa Nelson of Hancock would like to announce the engagement of their children, Kailyne Jean and Joshua Charles. Kailyne is a 2013 graduate of Benson High School and a 2015 graduate of Alexandria Technical College with a degree as a medical lab technician. She is currently employed with the Benson hospital.
Wyatt Verle Busse was born on March 29, 2017 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris, to Maggie Wiener and Tyler Busse of Appleton.
There will be an open house baby shower honoring Jennifer and Andrew Rustad from 2 to 4 p.m. April 8 at St. Malachy Hall in Clontarf. The couple is expecting a boy this June and is registered at Target and Babies R Us.