Iowa offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs made his mark on Mount Vernon. Many in town made their mark on him, too. Wirfs and his mother, Sarah, took The Gazette on a tour of his hometown, revisiting scenes around what essentially is the one square mile where he grew up. This story is a little about what can hold you back. This is mostly about what moves you forward.

Anniversaries

Congratulations on 20 Years Ron and Marcie Brewer

Congratulations on 20 Years
Ron and Marcie Brewer


The bride and groom of 20 years would like to thank their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

The bride is a Linn-Mar School District employee and the groom is a Retired Army Veteran.

They have two boys from marriage, 18 and 15, in their blessed life.