Bell ringer honored for 50 years of volunteer service, 1972

DIANE BOIT 25 Years Ago – 1997 Mandan City commissioners have set aside $28,500 to purchase the old Doc’s Bait and Tackle building at 500 East Main. Doc’s opened in 1982 by John and Ramona Dockter who operated the business until 1992. Until that time, it was a popular hangout for thousands of anglers from … Read more

Brooke Eden & Hilary Hoover Tie The Knot In Stunning Beach Wedding Ceremony

Brooke Eden and Hilary Hoover are married! The couple tied the knot in a stunning beach wedding at a Mexico resort over the weekend, finally saying “I do” after several years. Eden and Hoover shared photos from their wedding day as they gushed in a heartfelt Instagram caption: “It’s officially official!! We waited almost 7 … Read more

Georgia Groom Wrecks Car On The Way To His Own Wedding

A Georgia groom had an untimely accident on the way to his wedding on Friday that could have caused him to miss the whole ceremony. According to 11alive, Jon Dial was driving to The Towers at Snows Mill in Monroe when he wrecked his car just a few miles from the venue. Deputy Chris Bramlett … Read more

Kiwi comedian Chris Parker marries Micheal McCabe at Avondale’s Hollywood Cinema

Comedian Chris Parker, right, and his new husband, Micheal McCabe. Photo / Instagram Beloved Kiwi funnyman Chris Parker has tied the knot with his partner, designer Micheal McCabe, in a sweet ceremony at The Hollywood Avondale cinema in Auckland at the weekend. Christchurch-born Parker, who has found fame as a stand up comic and in … Read more

Thousands attend four-day State Fair, 1897

25 Years Ago – 1997 The Ratz Bar, on the corner of Main Street and Collins Avenue, is one of the few smoke-free bars in the entire state. Ivan Gange of Mandan set up the bar for his sons, Jason, age 21, and 19-year-old Jesse, to own and operate. However, Jesse, a sophomore at Jamestown … Read more

Best Barn Wedding Venues in the Philadelphia Region

Philadelphia, PA – When planning your wedding, consider an outdoor ceremony and cocktail hour at one of the best barn wedding venues in the Philadelphia area. Barn on Bridge features original wood beams from 1773 and a tented Upper Garden. The historic property was once a dairy farm and can accommodate up to 200 guests. … Read more

A weekend for art, storytelling & homecoming

The information presented here is subject to change. To have an event appear in this column, email us at [email protected] 13 things to do 1. Whitewater Storytelling Festival — Friday-Sunday, Sept. 23-25, various Whitewater area locations. Visit the Whitewater Storytelling Festival Facebook page or whitewaterchamber.com. The second year of the festival will collect local and … Read more

What’s happening around Lake Geneva Sept. 14-24: 12 things to do | Resorter

The information presented here is subject to change. To have an event appear in this column, email us at [email protected] 12 things to do 1. Honky Tonk Festival – Friday-Sunday, Sept. 16-18, Downtown Lake Geneva. Visit the Streets of Lake Geneva Facebook page for event updates. Tickets: $55. Live music, entertainment, line dancing, beer tasting, … Read more