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The Caucuses: Iowa spoke

February 7, 2016 After a grueling six months or so, the Iowa Caucuses are over. The entire nation had its’ eyes on us. The cable networks of CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and others were all in Des Moines and other places. more »»

What's happening at the Wieting?

February 4, 2016 Another encounter with Ella happened to a projectionist. He was in the projection booth putting the film together. When he had finished he left the booth, locked the door and started down the steps. more »»

The Iowa Caucuses

January 31, 2016 For the past several months, our great state of Iowa has been all over the new. more »»

What's happening at the Wieting?

January 28, 2016 Every once in awhile I write a column about my memories of different things that happened at the Wieting, This is a short story about my first encounter with Ella Wieting, The old guild members were... more »»

Those Good Old Days, (Again)

January 24, 2016 Do you remember watching TV way back when. Later 50’s and early 60’s, for example. Now compare the shows back then to what we are forced to watch today. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting?

January 21, 2016 The guild doesn’t have the date when the Camp Creamery will be at the Wieting for a week of training and then the performance of the groups. We do know it will be in Jul. more »»

Last thoughts for 2016

January 17, 2016 First it was my New Year’s Resolutions, then my New Year’s Predictions. Forgive me, but before we move on with the rest of 2016, here are some final thoughts about the upcoming new year. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting?

January 14, 2016 This last weeks movie is a good example for you to be on your toes - I’m talking about a movie being changed at the last moment. more »»

Resolutions or Predictions?

January 10, 2016 Last week faithful readers of The Tama News got to read my New Year’s Resolutions. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting

January 7, 2016 As of today the upcoming events at the Wieting are: Fine Arts Series: FEZ on Sat. March 5 at 7 p.m. Opera Iowa - Cinderella on Thurs., Feb 18 Fine Arts Series: Dancers and Company on Sun. more »»

Disability Rights Iowa lists election goals

January 7, 2016 Disability Rights Iowa- the federally-funded attorneys organization in Des Moines- announced in a press release on Monday, Jan. more »»

2016- The Best Is Yet To Come

January 3, 2016 Closing out 2015! Seems like Y2K was just a few years ago. more »»

What's Happeing at the Wieting?

December 31, 2015 As I was leaving the News-Herald in Tama last weekI picked up a copy of the Traer Star-Clipper. I looked in the second section and I saw an article about the Wieting Theatre. more »»

Out With The Old; In With The New

December 27, 2015 Every year has its ups and downs and 2015 was no different. Probably for each one of you, there were times of celebration and times of sadness and disappointment. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting

December 24, 2015 Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all. As we are heading into a new year we at the Wieting are looking ahead to phase II in our renovation project. more »»

How “Silent Night” came to be

December 20, 2015 We all know by heart the beautiful lyrics to Silent Night. In fact, most of us probably know all the verses. Or at least pretty close. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting

December 17, 2015 It was a wonderful year for the Wieting. We have had some very good live entertainment also extra movies provided for the youth of the community. more »»

Touring the Evening Skies

December 16, 2015 Ah, December. Winter officially arrives on December 21 at 10:48 P.M. Central Standard Time although it already feels an awful lot like winter to me already. more »»

Growin’ up in Chelsea, I learned....

December 13, 2015 •That life can be a lot simpler if you plow around the stump. •A bumble bee is faster than a tractor. •Words that really soak into your ears are whispered—-not screame. more »»

What's Happening at the Wieting

December 10, 2015 Don’t forget the contata at the Wieting on Sunday, December 13 at 2 and 4 p.m. Admission is free. Ora Mae Bro is director. The program is “Breath of Heave. more »»

 
 

 

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