The 2017 New Year’s baby proudly hails from Devlin.
Weston Bradley Veldhuisen entered the world on Jan. 1 at 10:47 a.m., weighing in at six pounds.
Proud first-time parents are Dan and Kayle Veldhuisen, with the proud grandparents being Gerald and Diane Veldhuisen and Doug Koval and the late Noreen Koval.
The new parents were presented with several gifts from several local businesses.
Your community congratulates and wishes you all the best.
Happy 65th birthday to Ian Booth, who celebrated his milestone birthday on Jan. 9.
May you enjoy many more to come.
The Emo and District Lions Club once again will hold a Robbie Burns supper on Saturday, Jan. 28 at the Emo Legion.
More information to follow.
Be sure to purchase an Emo Legion 50/50 ticket, which will be drawn at the end of the month.
A reminder the annual Betty Kellar Memorial card party takes place this Saturday (Jan. 14) at the Emo Legion starting at 12:30 p.m.
Both 500 and cribbage will be played.
Call the Legion at 482-2250 for more information.
The next “Country Jam” at the Emo Legion is set for Friday, Jan. 27.
I would like to wish you all a belated happy New Year. May we all have a blessed and prosperous year.
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