Wilson-Anderson Engagement


Share
Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2013, 9:30 am
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Announcement is made of the engagement of Stephanie Wilson and Blake Anderson, both of Bettendorf. She is the daughter of the late Harold Wilson and Rebecca Wilson, Peoria, Ill. He is the son of Darryl and Karen Anderson, Andalusia.
The couple will be married at 1 p.m. June 29, 2013, at Saint John's United Methodist Church, Davenport. The reception is 4 p.m. at the Davenport Radisson Hotel.
Stephanie graduated from Dunlap High School, Dunlap, Ill., in 1996; Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, in 2000 with a B.S. in psychology and St. Ambrose University, Davenport, in 2006 with an MBA. She is employed as a contracting officer at the Rock Island Arsenal.
Blake graduated from Rockridge High School, Taylor Ridge, in 2000 and St. Ambrose University in 2007 with a B.A. in public relations and marketing and in 2011 with an MBA. He is employed as a technology specialist at Lexus of the Quad Cities, Davenport.












 



Local events heading








  Today is Saturday, Aug. 2, the 214th day of 2014. There are 151 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Because of the National Fast, no paper will be issued from this office tomorrow.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Attracting considerable attention is a sunflower stalk 15 feet high and still growing in the yard of Dr. C. Speidel on 23rd Street in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The municipal bathing beach proposition came up again at the city commission's meeting and a proposition passed, provided that a locker room be constructed at the foot of 7th Street for the accommodation of the bathers.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for erecting a $14,000 warehouse to replace the frame structure at the rear of the Augustana Book Concern were announced.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Hours for tours of the new Deere & Co. Administrative Center on John Deere Road will be changed, effective Monday.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Tuesday night at the Great Mississippi Valley Fair in Davenport the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band gave its fans more than they possibly could have expected. The band took the stage at 9:07 p.m. and didn't leave until 10:40.









(More History)