• Anniversary - Ron and Betty Bales (50)

    Mr. and Mrs. Ron Bales of Glenwood will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 28.

    The couple was married in Braddyville on Feb. 28, 1959.

    The couple’s children, Roni McCreary and Tony Bales, along with their families, will host an open house for family and friends in the Glenwood Public Library Annex on Sunday, March 1, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Anniversary - Dyle and Nancy Downing (50)

    Dyle and Nancy Downing will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, Feb. 15, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Grace United Methodist Church in Glenwood.

    The Downings were married Feb. 15, 1959, at the home of the bride’s parents in Henderson.

    Serving as hosts for the event will be their son, Dennis and wife Shirley of Olathe, Kan., and son Darrin from Joplin, Mo. The Downings have five grandchildren