Category Archives: Births

Avery Allan

Avery Allan was born Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, to Matthew and Trisha Vanderpol of Clive. He weighed 8 pounds and has a big sister, Peyton, age 4-1/2. Grandparents are Glenn Vanderpol of Sully, Kevin Maston of Florida, and Carlene and Brad Hinds of Norwalk. Great-grandparents are Chuck and Carol Hinds and Jan Neppel....
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Cally Ann

Clayton and LeAnn Hjelmeland of Harmony, MN, welcomed a daughter, Cally Ann Hjelmeland, into this world at 8:42 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021. She weighed 7 pounds 9 ounces and was 19.75 inches long. Cally joins big brothers Nolan, 4, and Trey, 2. Grandparents are Mark and Karen Johnson of Cleghorn and Jack and Patti...
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Gloria Rae

Gloria Rae was born on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, to Andy and Jamie Dunsbergen of New Sharon. She weighed six pounds 7 ounces. She has two brothers, Christian, age 6, and Ellington, age 4, and a sister, Siara, age 1-1/2. Grandparents are Dennis and Lisa Dunsbergen of Sully and Melinda Wright of Newton. Great-grandparents are Lois Zimmerman...
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Henry Gerrit

Henry Gerrit was born Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, to Mitch and Angela Correll of Sully. He weighed 8 pounds 6 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long. He has an older sister, Dorothy, age 20 months. Grandparents are Susan Beyer and the late Loren Beyer of Sully; and Randy and Rene Correll of Callender. Great-grandmother is Artie Shirbroun...
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Carson Lee

Carson Lee was born Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, to Jeremy and Trisha Vander Molen of Sully. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. He has two older sisters, Kylie, age 4, and Bailey, age 2. Grandparents are Jeff and Shelley Vander Molen of Sully and Brian and Glenda Van Kooten of Pella. Great-grandparents are Marty and Betty Vander Molen...
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Amlynn Mikelle

Amlynn Mikelle was born to David and Amber O’Dell of Newton on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces. She has three big brothers: Gunner and Kaden, age 13; and Joel, age 4. Grandparents are Bob and Lesa O’Dell of Reasnor and Dennis and Peggy Kooyman of Huxley. Great-grandparent is Annie Horstmann of Grinnell....
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Elizabeth Jade

Elizabeth Jade was born to Craig and Lindsey O’Dell of Monroe on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces. She has an older sister, Eliana, age 2, and three big brothers: Gavin, age 10; Logan, age 8; and Gabriel, age 4. Grandparents are Bob and Lesa O’Dell of Reasnor, Cresty and the late...
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