The Chamber of Commerce Business About Town (BAT) meeting was held on Friday, June 15 at Wimfield’s on Main. Local business owners heard from Mark Lovelace, Vision 2007.
Lovelace opened the meeting by explaining how the Vision 2007 project began. He said that Adrian was one of eight towns initially selected to receive grant money to make improvements. Out of the eight towns, Adrian is the only one still working on their improvement project.
“We’re really serious about keeping Adrian businesses alive,” Lovelace said.
The children of Clifford and Thelma Leister are pleased to annouce the 70th wedding anniversary of their parents. All friends are invited to a reception at the Amsterdam Community Building on June 23 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. to help celebrate this very special day. This celebration will also mark the young couple’s 90th birthdays! (Cliff - May 8th and Thelma - Aug. 29th).
Announcement is made of the engagement and upcoming marriage of Elizabeth Ann Dill, daughter of Homer & Julia Dill, Marshfield, to Mr. Gregory Michael Hill, son of Gary & Patti Hill, Archie, Mo.
The bride-to-be is a student at Ozarks Technical Community College and is employed by Cox Health Physicians Billing in Springfield. The future groom is a senior at Missouri State University and is owner/operator of Hill Painting.
Dana and Laura Brown of Kirksville and Randy and Patty Yocum of Adrian announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Amy Nicole Brown and Andrew Stephen Yocum. Amy and Andrew will be married on August 11, 2007 at Hamilton Street Baptist Church in Kirksville. Both will be seniors at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri, where Amy is majoring in English and Andrew is a history major.
Frances M. Halsey, 83 of Independence, MO passed away May 14, 2007. Provided courtesy of Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel Butler, MO.