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.

Days to Remember

Happy 90th Birthday Doris

Happy 90th Birthday Doris
Doris (Rammelsberg) Williams was born
March 25, 1929.
Please join her family and celebrate this special occasion at an Open House on Sunday, May 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at
St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, Atkins, IA.
Casual attire and no gifts, please.