Northwest of Durham

Durham correspondent

Those who went to the park at Moundridge for Sunday dinner were Wendell and Linda Wedel, Maria Jantz and Gavin, Roy and Nadine Davis, Rhonda and Eileen, Greg and Charlene Wedel and family, and Rick and LaVae Koehn. Amanda Wedel of Moundridge Manor also was able to join them. Travis and Connie Becker and Garret came to the café Sunday evening and fixed a Chinese dinner for the Greg Wedel family, Maria and Gavin Jantz, and Wendell and Linda.

The Cottonwood Grove School pupils and their parents got together Sunday evening at the Branton Place for a picnic supper and teacher appreciation evening. The school will have their last-day program Thursday evening at the school. There will be a basket dinner and play day Saturday. Eighth grade graduates are Janessa Wiebe, daughter of Merlin and Karletta, and Kayldna Koehn, daughter of Jarold and Rhonda.

Ron and Dora Unruh attended the 60th wedding anniversary celebration Sunday afternoon for Lauren and Louetta Enns at the Trinity church at Hillsboro.

Ransom and Lillian Wiebe hosted a family dinner April 28 to honor birthdays. Having recent birthdays were Kris Wiebe, Kayla Wiebe, and Rebecca Thomas. Guests were the Merlin Wiebe family, Mark Wiebe family, Jason Wiebe family, Brian Thomas family, Anthony and Beth Wiebe, and Kendall and Susie Wiebe.

Richard and Charlotte Wiebe entertained a group of friends Sunday evening.

Katelin Unruh graduated Sunday morning from Hesston College with a degree in animal science. Attending from here were Ron and Dora Unruh, Mark and Barb Unruh and Sarah, Warren and Anita Unruh, Nathan, Kyle, and Jenna. That afternoon, the Ron Unruhs and Warren Unruh family went to the Koerner Heights Church where Kyle was in the piano recital hosted by her teacher, JoAnne Nickel.