LOCAL

News from Little York

Florence Carver/Correspondent

(July 26, 2010) Gladys and Cheryl Free attended a Bridal Shower at the Methodist Church in Lanark on Saturday for Gladys’ granddaughter, Whitney Free, daughter of Tom and Missy Free.

Kathleen and Lyle Worthington had weekend guests when Kathleen’s sister and husband, Will and Bill Jefferson and their two granddaughters, Abbey and Danielle from Denver, Colorado, visited. The Worthington’s son, Victor, and his family from Rochelle spent Saturday and Sunday with them also.

Courtney Mills and his family of Pekin were guests on Saturday of his grandmother, Marjorie Mills. They helped Kendall Mills, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tori Mills, celebrate her second birthday.

Greg and Sue Campbell had a cookout at their home Sunday. Present were Cody, Jane, Brielle Van Fleet of Pocatella, Idaho, Shane and daughter, Paige, of Dallas City, Heather and daughter Rainie of Burlington, Dan, Jen and Maddy Gracey of Monmouth, Christine and Hannah of Florida, Margaret Rankin of Lomax, Helen and Clyde Campbell, Krystal, Scott and Lisa Jungmann of Little York and Barb Conn of Monmouth.

The Little York Playground Committee had a basketball court put in with a hoop to be added soon. Also benches and trash cans are coming.

Bible School will be the week of Aug 16 at the Little Cedar Church. A few more helpers are needed.

The annual summer swim and picnic will be Aug. 22 at the Aledo Pool.

Friends are made by many acts - and can be lost by just one.