Highland News Leader

Alhambra news for the week of June 22

Community Club to hear about former Gehrig’s Store

The Alhambra Community Club will meet at Maedge’s Restaurant on Monday, June 27 at 5:30 p.m. The guest speaker for the evening will be Ken Gehrig, who will talk about the grocery store previously owned by his family for many generations. Visitors are welcome to join us for the evening.

Hitz Home News

Mazzio’s night

Come eat at Mazzio’s in Highland from 5 to 9 p.m. on Monday, July 18 on to help the auxiliary support Hitz Memorial Home in Alhambra. A portion of your bill will be donated to the Hitz Auxiliary.

Gospel group to perform

Hitz residents will enjoy the country gospel group New Jerusalem Singers on Tuesday, July 26 at 3 p.m.

Salem Confirmation Homecoming

Salem Untied Church of Christ in Alhambra will hold its fourth annual Confirmation Homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 7. This special event is held every year to commemorate key years for confirmands. This year’s will classes will honor those from years: 1946, 1956, 1966 (50th anniversary), 1976, 1986, 1996, 2006, and 2016. A special worship service will be at 9 a.m. with a brunch and fellowship following the service.

Special Occasions


Happy anniversary to the following couples: June 28, Ron and Mindy Mindrup and Michael and Carolyn Hackenthal; June 29, Kenny and Ginger Gehrig; July, 1 Chuck and Janet Hooks and Steve and Patti Reckman; July 2, Ronald and Cindy Price and Matthew and Michelle Fitterer; July 3, Dean and Amanda Chally; July 4, Larry and Sharon Kaufman; July 7, Jerry and Susan Milan and Nathan and Marissa Robinson.


Happy birthday to everyone: July 28, Dennis Conrad and Cadence Watson; July 29, Ryan Goodwin, Ali Kelso and Wil Levin; July 30, Brandon Lackey, Scott McKinley and Josh Capstick; July 1, Sara Hampson, Jonathon Gray and Nathanial Collmann; July 2, Britney Weik, Linda Abert, Lisa Schuetz, Kayla Washburn, Taylor Jarvis and Brian Becker; July 3, Marlene Payne, Alyssa Watson, Julia Hobbs, Michael Ulrich and Drew Galbiati and Mike Ahlmeyer; July 4, Kevin Donohoo and Dalton Giger; July 5, Jensen Smith; July 6, Don Riepshoff, Bob Frank, Kenny Randle and Melinda Diesslehorst; July 7, James Abert and Jeff Nihiser.

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