Upcoming mass for St. Thomas are with Father Burns are March 17th at 9:00 am and The Easter Vigil on April 20 at 7:00 pm.

Masses at St. Anne’s in Le Sueur are Saturdays at 5:15 p. m., Sundays 8 and 10:30 a. m

Our sympathies to Gordy Eischens on the passing of his brother, Myron. Gordy married into one of oldest families in St. Thomas by hooking up with Margie Halloran, and a great addition he is.

For the second year in a row, Pete Burns has been named the Le Sueur Fire Department’s Fire Fighter of the year. Pete’s a busy Daddy of twins, Everett and Weston.

Parties galore this weekend. Davie Connelly was among the many who enjoyed Bob Graham’s 30th Birthday Party in Henderson Saturday evening.

Brittney Boelter Abrahamson of rural Henderson hosted a lovely Baby Shower in their new home in honor of Kellie Boelter on Saturday . Grandparents of Baby Boelter are Tim and Mary Jo Boelter, and Kenny and Gwen Schultz. When asked “Got any favorite names picked out yet, Jack?” Jack quipped “Yeah, ours!” Jack Boelter...Kellie Boelter, familiar rings to them. Jack and Kellie are first time parents and baby is due May 2019.

Another Baby Shower, this shower is in honor of Dorothy Koller hosted by Grandma Colleen and Aunties Stephanie and Brittany Koller. Guests enjoyed Baby Bingo. Soon to be Daddy Michael parked our cars in the snow and rain and helped any way he could. Michael and Dorothy are first time parents and baby is due May 2019.

Happy belated wedding anniversary to Dale “Maynard” and Colleen Rohloff. March 11th and it’s 13 years, folks. Colleen’s sure he has reservations at some romantic spot with candles plus wine. Dale and Colleen received an ultrasound printout in a valentine from son, Chad and Brittany Koller of Cottage Grove. They got it right this time.

Bella Jo Nielsen, Justin and Kellie’s, was baptized at St. Anne’s on Sunday, March 10th. Sponsors are
Jennifer Von Lehe and Mitch Koller. Guests enjoyed a great lunch at Justin and Kelly’s following the Baptism.

Partying continues this weekend in Belle Plaine and Le Center, celebrating St. Patrick s Day. Le Center’s Candidate Talent Show happened last Saturday at the American Legion Post 108 with seven talented candidates participating. Our own Anna Holden, Aric and Jill’s, entertained with her smile, sing song voice, and a little help from two former grand marshals in the game of Irish Jeopardy. It doesnt matter where you celebrate, just have fun and stay safe.