• Stratford motorist escapes injury in one car crash Sunday.
A one car accident one mile northwest of Stratford on Bellville Road was investigated Sunday by the Hamilton Conty Sheriff's Department. Reportedly a 1996 Lincoln Town car driven by Larry Davis of Stratford lost control of the car due to the snow and ice covered roadway. The car spun around, entering the east ditch, striking an embankment where it came to rest. Davis escaped injury in the Sunday accident. Investigating deputy Scott McConnell estimated the damage to the Davis car at $2500.
• Holiday Lighted Drive begins this Wednesday,December 11.
This December, Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding its first Holiday Lighted Drive, which will take place at Briggs Woods Campgrounds. Groups, businesses, and committees in Webster City and surrounding cities are invited to set up a lighting display in one of the camping stalls at the park. Each spot is a “blank slate,” and groups are encouraged to use their own supplies and creativity to light up the night. It's not too late! You have until Wednesday to sign up and install your display.
The lights will be on display on the evenings of Wednesday, December 11th through Wednesday, December 25th. Set up will be held on Tuesday, December 10 and Wednesday, December 11th and tear down will take place the week after Christmas. There will be a $25 fee for each group, which will help with marketing the event. At the time of sign-up, you will have the opportunity to choose your spot. If you have no preference, a stall will be randomly chosen for you. Each site is approximately 52’ x 14’. To sign up for a spot, please call or stop by the Chamber office before December 11th. Or register online at: http://visitwebstercityiowa.com/events-calendar.htm
• Guys Night Out set for this Friday,December 13.
The Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting Guys Night Out on Friday, December 13th from 6 to 8 pm. The fun actually begins Tuesday, December 10 through Friday, December 13th. The guys can visit local stores and pick up a poker card and try to create the best five card poker hand for prizes to be given out Friday night. Those stores are: Gerber Auto, NAPA, True Value, Lamperts, Bomgaars, Marlie’s Garage, Critter Nation, Dinsdale Motors, and Webster City RV.
Bring your best hand to Hy-Vee on Friday between 6 and 7:30 pm and prizes will be given to the winners. Six packs of craft beer, Chamber Bucks and more will be some of the prizes. Hy-Vee will be hosting a craft beer tasting from 6 to 8 pm and providing snacks as well. There is no cost to participate and the Chamber asks that beer tasters drink responsibly and enjoy the evening. After the beer tasting the guys are invited to Seneca Street Saloon for pizza specials and beer specials.
For more information please call the Webster City Chamber at 515-832-2564.
• Dennis and LuAnn Jackson to receive free fuel from Tanks of Thanks!
• Boil Advisory for residents of Jewell