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The ladies golf leagues of the Perry Golf and Country Club (PGCC) raised a 100 Year Flag Wednesday morning to commemorate last year's 100th anniversary of the PGCC. The custom-made flag was purchased last year, and the late Lois Worrell...
Members of three local chapters of Beta Sigma Phi -- the Xi Pi, Alpha Rho and Torchbearers Chapters -- joined hostesses Gamma Delta Chapter Saturday to celebrate Founder’s Day. The day marked 76 years of the organization in Perry and...
At their Sept. 5 meeting, the Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma conducted a Remembrance Ceremony honoring Wilma McManus, who died died July 22, 2016, at the age of 102. She was the last surviving charter member...
An annual tradition among former Perry School System personnel, the We Don’t Have To Go Back To School Brunch, was held Wednesday on the first day of school. Thirty nine people gathered at the Hotel Pattee to eat and renew...
The Perry Golf and Country Club started its week of centennial celebrations Thursday with a poignant and often humorous slideshow presentation by longtime member Larry Meacham. The members all agreed the delicious luncheon that followed the presentation, prepared by Linda and...
The Beta Sigma Phi Chapters of Xi Pi, Alpha Rho, Gamma Delta and Torchbearers met April 25 for their annual Founder's Day banquet. The four Perry chapters gathered to celebrate not only the 85th anniversary of the international organization but...
The Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, an organization of women educators in Dallas County, has adopted the Alton Schoolhouse at Forest Park Museum. They hope to enhance and highlight the crucial place of the one-room school...
Some 60 years ago, 15 educators from Dallas County met in Des Moines to establish the Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma. On April 2 current members and guests celebrated that founding. A short program was followed by...
Dallas County's Nu Alpha Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma held their annual silent auction in December, with proceeds supporting two $500 scholarships in memory of Opal Strassburg, longtime Perry educator and Nu Alpha Gamma member. "This is a wonderful...
Kay Vanags, family caregiver specialist at Aging Resources of Central Iowa, was the featured speaker at the November meeting of Nu Alpha Gamma, a chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International, a society of women educators around the world. Vanags was...