Celebrating Birthdays today in K-Hawk Country:  

 

Mackenzie  Yoder  central city  13 

 

Mya  Powers  Prairieburg  13 

 

Alexis  Tye  central city  13 

 

Ashley  Shanahan  Cedar Rapids  23 

 

Cody  Finical  Traer 

 

Valerie  Hutchinson  Alburnett  22 

 

Celebrity Birthdays:

Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford is 92. Movie reviewer Gene Shalit is 88. Former astronaut James Lovell is 86. Feminist activist and author Gloria Steinem is 80. Singer Anita Bryant is 74. Singer Aretha Franklin is 72. Actor Paul Michael Glaser is 71. Singer Elton John is 67. Actress Bonnie Bedelia is 66. Actress-comedian Mary Gross is 61. Actor James McDaniel is 56. Former Sen. John Ensign, R-Nev., is 56. Rock musician Steve Norman (Spandau Ballet) is 54. Actress Brenda Strong is 54. Actor Fred Goss is 53. Actor-writer-director John Stockwell is 53. Actress Marcia Cross is 52. Author Kate DiCamillo is 50. Actress Lisa Gay Hamilton is 50. Actress Sarah Jessica Parker is 49. Former MLB All-Star pitcher Tom Glavine is 48. Olympic bronze medal figure skater Debi Thomas, M.D., is 47. Singer Melanie Blatt (All Saints) is 39. Actor Lee Pace is 35. Actor Sean Faris is 32. Auto racer Danica Patrick is 32. Actress-singer Katharine McPhee is 30. Singer Jason Castro ("American Idol") is 27. Rap DJ/producer Ryan Lewis is 26. Actress-singer Aly (AKA Alyson) Michalka (mish-AL'-kah) is 25. Actor Kiowa Gordon is 24. Actress Seychelle Gabriel is 23.

 

The winner of the cake from Kathy's Pies and the flowers from Peck's is Ashley Shanahan of Cedar Rapids!  Happy Birthday!