A girl, Vera Pearl, weighing 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and 20 1/2 inches long, was born Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, at Sanford Luverne to David and Amelia Brake, Wilmont. She joins siblings Hazel, Emerson and Everly. Grandparents are Kurt and Jody Mulder of Rushmore and Doug and Marie Brake of Worthington. Great-grandparents are Sharon Mulvihill of Luverne, Larry Mulvihill of Luverne, and Don and Doris Brake of Wilmont.
Jim Vink will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, at the American Reformed Church in Luverne. Greetings may also be sent to him at 509 E. Barck Street, Luverne, MN 56156.
Arnie Stoel will celebrate his 85th birthday on Thursday, Nov. 15. Greetings may be sent to him at 119 E. Fairway Drive, Luverne, MN 56156.
Pauline Ailts will celebrate her 80th birthday on Thursday, Nov. 15. Greetings may be sent to her at 1012 Jackson Street, Luverne, MN 56156.