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Carlie and Nancy (Otting) Dolphin were married Sept. 27, 1969 at St. Mary Catholic Church, Cascade. The Rev. Loras Otting, uncle of the bride, officiated.

Megan Kelchen, of Cascade, and Andrew Smith, of Monticello, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Robert and Dorothy (Koch) Pitz of Epworth celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a Mass Aug. 11, 2019 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Epworth with their family.

Matt and Amanda Hoeger, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Cecilia Catherine, born July 28, 2019 at 7:52 a.m. at Finley Hospital, Dubuque. She weighed 8 pounds 11 ounces and was 21 inches long.

• Mark and Val O’Brien of Dubuque, are announcing the birth of their daughter Scarlett Rose O’Brien. She was born at Mercy One in Dubuque May 18 at 1:57 a.m. She weighed 8 pounds 2 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Judy and Ron Grob, of Cascade, announce the birth of their grandson, Lucas Edward Volk. Lucas was born June 26 at 12:24 p.m. at St. Luke’s Cedar Rapids, weighing 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Mitch and Brenda Klepper, of Cascade, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Madalyn Ann, born April 22 at Unity Point- Finley Hospital in Dubuque.

John and Sharon Donovan will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary June 28, 2019.

Chuck and Donna Casey, of Cascade, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary May 25 with family and friends.

Katie Bockenstedt and Justin Weber, both of Cascade, were married Nov. 17, 2018 at Holy Trinity Church, Luxemburg with the Rev. Noah Diehm presiding. Vocalists were Bev Ploessl and Tom Krall and organist was Terri Ellerbach.

Dan and Lacy Lynch, of Cascade, are announcing the birth of their son, Brooks, born March 20, 2019 at 9:06 p.m. at MercyOne Dubuque. Brooks weighed 7 pounds 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Josie McQuillen and Jared Manternach, both of Cascade, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Danielle Kennedy, of Dyersville and Craig Manternach, of Cascade were married Dec. 1, 2018 at 2 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Basilica with the Rev. Dennis Quint presiding.

Ronald and Patricia Willis Kurt will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Ron and Pat were married at St. Ludmila Parish, Cedar Rapids, Feb. 8, 1969.

Rebecca Brehm, of Kieler, Wis. and Ryan Lehmann, of Peosta were marred on Oct. 6, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Holy Family Church, Peosta. The Rev. Rod Allers officiated. Music was provided by Evan Heil and Jacob Nuti.

Ross and Shelli Pierce, of Sherrill, are announcing the birth of their son Bobby Rhett, born Jan. 4 at Mercy.

Kathy and Joe Bargo, of Iowa City, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Megan Ann, born Dec. 1, 2018 at 6:33 p.m. at Mercy Hospital, Iowa City. Megan weighted 6 pounds 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Jeremiah and Amy (Radloff) Babcock, of Fridley, Minn. are announcing the birth of their son Max Joseph, born Dec. 1. He weighed 10 pounds and was 22 ½ inches long.

Connor and Megan Golden, of Peosta, are announcing the birth of their daughter Brayden Marie, born Nov. 1 at 6:36 p.m.

Rick and Amy Bergfeld, of Peosta, announce the engagement of their daughter Alyssa Jo to Matthew Charles Kramer, son of Wayne and Teresa Kramer, of Farley.

Cody and Laura Zumbach, of Hopkinton, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Eli Lloyd, born Sept. 18 at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Danielle Kennedy, of Dyersville, and Craig Manternach, of Cascade, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Cal and Michelle Trumm, of Cascade, are announcing the birth of their twins Sadie and Evan born Oct. 15. Sadie weighed 6 pounds 10 ounces and was 20 inches long. Evan weighed 5 pounds 5 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Ryan and Laura Kramer, of Cascade, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Kacey, born Sept. 23 at 3:20 a.m. at Mercy Dubuque. She was 8 pounds 6 ounces and 21 inches long.

Katie Bockenstedt and Justin Weber, both of Cascade, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Jason and Hannah Fagan, of Cascade, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Carsyn Jean, born Sept. 16 at 2:30 p.m. at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

Tom and Rita Kurt, of Bernard, are celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary.

Rebecca Brehm, of Hazel Green, Wis. and Ryan Lehmann, of Peosta, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Katherine Simpson and Scott Wiemers were married June 30, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Farley. Officiants were the Msgr. Kevin McCoy, the Rev. Al Vorwald, the Rev. John Ptacek and assisting was Deacon James Kean. Music was provided by Jason Swedlund, organist/pianist; Greg Ahlers, gui…

Dick and Linda Koppes, of Cascade, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Amanda Kluesner and Garrett McDermott, were married May 19 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Farley with the Rev. Michael Schueller officiating.

Edward (Smiley) and Patti Menster of Cascade, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1405 Columbus ST SE, in Cascade, Friday Sept. 14 from 5-10 p.m.

Chris and Megan McAllister, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their son, Colton, born July 27 at 5:24 p.m. at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque. He weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Joe and Sara Trumm, of Cascade, would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carolyn, to David Turnis. He is the son of Mike and Joan Turnis, of Bernard.

Ron and Joyce Lansing, of Luxemburg, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 1 at Holy Trinity Church in Luxemburg with Rosary at 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. mass of Thanksgiving and blessing by Rev Noah Diehm. An open house will follow at Promise Land Winery (Great River Road…

Sara Stevenson and Ian McDowell, both of San Francisco, Calif., were united in marriage June 2 at 4 p.m. at Midnight Farm in Maquoketa. JD Robertson officiated the ceremony. Nathaneal Hardy was the violinist.

Tom and Erma (Hirtz) Swisher, of Anamosa, are celebrating 50 years of marriage with an open house Aug. 3 from 4-8 p.m. at Wapsipinicon State Park Rotary Lodge, Anamosa.

Marty and Jean Mausser, of Cascade, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary.

Bill and Nancy Macomber, Cascade, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception for family and friends Sunday, July 1 from 2-5 p.m. in Fellowship Hall of the Cascade Community Presbyterian Church, 216 Polk St. SE.

Shane and Lisa Bell, of Farley, are announcing the birth of their son, Dawson William, born March 27 at 5:57 p.m. at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. Dawson weighed 9 pounds 4 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.

April Ross and Robert Kruse are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Joe and Linda Schockemoehl, of Cascade, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

John and Elaine Tracey, from Epworth, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.

Katherine Simpson, of Algona and Scott Wiemers, of Ft. Dodge, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Brad and Julie Miller, of Cascade, are announcing the birth of their son, Noah Joseph, born April 12 at Veterans Memorial Hospital, Waukon. Noah weighed 7 pounds 2 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Gilbert and Sue Ann Beringer, of Dyersville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 4 with a family celebration.

Thomas and Stacie Schemmel are announcing the birth of their daughter Cheyann Lea, born April 26 at 2:39 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.