The Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity girls basketball team has been named grand marshals for this year's Prairie Days festival and will ride in the parade Saturday, July 9. Also that weekend are Waverly Daze and Mayer's Rising Community Festival; see details and event schedules for all the festivals in today's Herald Journal.
After one year and eight months as associate pastor at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, Fr. Cornelius Ezeiloaku has received a new call to serve as parochial vicar in the Holy Cross Area Faith Community for Lafayette, New Ulm, and Searles.
Maureen Ogle won the Waverly Daze 2015 Commodore Award, and is pictured with her niece Shelby Ogle, who was a 2014-2015 Waverly ambassador.