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Olive Grace and Ella Rose Gregson

Aaron and Megan Gregson of Waterloo announce the birth of twin girls born Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at Missouri Baptist Hospital. Olivia Grace Gregson weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long. Ella Rose Gregson weighed 4 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long. Maternal grandparents are Roger and Julie Schilling……

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Everett Miller

Keagan (nee Kristoff) and Sean Miller of Columbia announce the birth of a son. Everett Miller was born Jan. 5, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. He weighed 3 pounds, 7.4 ounces and was 16 1/3 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Becky and Bill Knobloch of Columbia. Maternal great-grandparents are Carlos and Bonnie……

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Vance Gabriel Darr

Lauren and Eric Darr of Columbia announce the birth of a son. Vance Gabriel Darr was born Jan. 6, 2020 at 11:27 p.m., at Mercy Hospital West. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 19 ½ inches long. Vance was welcomed home by siblings Everett, 5, and Brooks, 2. Maternal grandparents are Dennis and……

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First Monroe County Baby Of The ‘20s

It’s a big Happy New Year for Kristen and Jake Vogt of Waterloo. Their son Tyler Jacob Vogt is believed to be the first of many Monroe County babies born in 2020. Tyler Vogt came into this world on Jan. 2, 2020, at 2:19 a.m., at Mercy Hospital South (St. Anthony’s). He weighed in at……

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Inspiring Joy Is Worth The Work

The days between Christmas and New Year’s Day are always a little befuddling. The kids are on break, work schedules are off kilter, and the house, well, it looks like a Lego truck crashed into a store stocked with Ritz crackers and wrapping paper. And let’s be honest – we don’t even care. Ambition level……

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Siegel – Riebeling Are Engaged – Plans Underway For May Wedding

Allen and Nancy Siegel of Columbia announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Siegel. She will marry Justin Riebeling, the son of Kent and Lisa Riebeling of Waterloo. The couple became engaged on Christmas Day of 2018 at the groom’s parents’ home. A May 2020 ceremony will take place at the Jewel Box in St……

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Naumanns Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary

George and Irma Naumann of Columbia celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Aug. 17, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.  The former Irma Long married George on Aug. 20, 1949 in the original Immaculate Conception Church in downtown Columbia. The anniversary celebration began with 5 p.m. Mass celebrated by Fr. Gary Hogan. A catered party followed with……

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Greer Emelia Mattingly

Ashley Kyle Mattingly of Columbia announce the birth of a daughter.  Greer Emelia Mattingly was born Oct. 22, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long.  Greer was welcomed to the family by a sister, Sawyer.  Maternal grandparents are Steve Stroh and Jennifer Wagner.  Maternal great-grandparents are……

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Lesko – Gyore Are United In Marriage

Alan and Julie Lesko of Columbia announce the wedding of their daughter, Jennifer Lesko, to Jacob Gyore, son of Kevin and Lois Gyore of Waterloo.  Wedding vows were exchanged Sept. 14, 2019 at the SIUC Newman Center in Carbondale. Father Carl Scherrer officiated the double ring ceremony. Family and friends celebrated the occasion at the Great……

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William Michael and Elijah Lee Turner

Clayton and Danielle Turner of Waterloo announce the birth of twin sons. William Michael Turner and Elijah Lee Turner were born Oct. 17, 2019 at Mercy South Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. William weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long. Elijah weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. Paternal grandparents……

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