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.

66th Anniversary

66th Anniversary
66th Anniversary

F. Duane and Jeanette Whiting are celebrating 66 years of marriage on July 25, 2019. They were married at the Little Brown Church in
Nashua, IA. They are blessed with three
children, Darrel, Deborah and Dennis. They have seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.