News from Reynolds

Beulah Venable/Correspondent

Reynolds area students are returning to pursue their scholastsic studies or have already started.

Listed are some of them: Ashley Widdop-Senior Monmouth College- Tuesday, Aug. 26; Tucker Blaser- third year law student-John Marshall Law School- Chicago, Wednesday, Aug. 20; Holly Begyn-senior, Western Illinois University, Monday, Aug. 25; Tyson Blaser-junior, University of Iowa, Monday, Aug. 25; Amanda Van Daele- senior, University of Northern Illinois- Monday, Aug. 25; Sarah Dean-sophomore, Trinity School of Nursing. Monday, Aug. 25; Patrick Brooks, senior-Bradley University- Wednesday, Aug. 27; Sarah Brooks- grad school Southern University- Edwardsville, Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Thelma Allen, following her auction on Sunday, Aug. 24 has moved to her new home in East Moline.

Starting on Thursday, Aug. 14, 10 people on motorcycles vacationed through Michigan into Canada to Niagara Falls. They returned through the United States. Sherry and Steve Oak, Tammy and Dave Erickson, Steve and Ann Jahn, Nick and Bradley Erickson, Stephani and Travis Norris enjoyed the trip. They arrived home Saturday, Aug. 23.

Floyd Anderson, formerly of Reynolds, died Aug. 10, 2008 in Mesa, Ariz. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 11 in the Reynolds Methodist Church. Military honors will be conducted by Reynolds American Legion Post 1166 in Reynolds Cemetery. Rev. Beth Tickner will officiate.

The Texas group that winters in Texas met at the Edgington restaurant for breakfast Wednesday, Aug. 27. There were 21 present to get together for a summer reunion.