The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Christopher Wardell of Hastings was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines
Jeff L. Carlson of Hastings and Lesie Tayler of Kasson were joined in marriage on Nov. 2, 2012 on the Lock and Dam overlook with the bridge in the background.
Grace Woodlynn Fuller was born on April 27, 2013, to Kelly Jo Ruona and Woodrow Fuller of Hastings. At birth Grace weighed 8 pounds, 1.4 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Brooklynn Irene McBride was born on April 24, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Katie and Kevin McBride of Hastings. At birth Brooklynn weighed 6 pounds, 7.5 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Wallace Daniel Nosker Tanner was born on April 24, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Kathrine and LeRoy Nosker Tanner of Cottage Grove. Wallace has one sibling, Wynnifred.
Peyton Steven Carlton was born on April 30, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Amber Mourning and Steven Carlton of Hastings.
Waylon Powell Barnes was born on April 28, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Amber and Matthew Barnes of Cottage Grove. At birth Waylon weighed 6 pounds, 6.7 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Several students from Hastings received their degrees from Metropolitan State University during its 91st commencement ceremony on Dec. 18, 2012, in the Roy Wilkins Auditorium.
Finnley Kenneth Streich was born on April 22, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Colleen and Alan Streich of Rosemount.
Payton Lynn Endres was born on March 10, 2013, at Northfield Hospital to Greg and Jennifer Endres of Randolph. At birth Payton weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.
Thalia Pollard of Hastings has been awarded the Stan Hooper Award for Educational Excellence by the Minnesota Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Board of Directors. Pollard is a senior elementary education major at Bethany Lutheran College.
Saint Mary’s University biology major Aaron Henry, son of John and Kathleen Henry of Hastings, was nominated for the university’s Outstanding Senior Male Award.
Brayden Sean Ohmann was born on April 9, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Olivia Ohmann and Maxwell Miller of Hastings. At birth Brayden weiged 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Elin Nancy Bauer was born on April 10, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Emelie and Kane Bauer of Hastings. At birth Elin weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long. Elin has one sibling, Emrick Bauer.
Jayden Clark Furlong was born on April 16, 2013, at Regina Medical Center to Tiffany Bryant and Clark Furlong of St. Paul Park.