CELEBRATES 50 YEARS WED’Manuel and Ester Gutierrez recently celebrated their 50th anniversary Oct. 7 with a Mass in the Melvin Catholic Church. Married Oct. 7, 1950, they have one son, Larry Gutirrez of Houston; and three daughters, Yolanda Navarro of San Antonio, Hilda Tyree of Rowlet and Imelda Rosser of San Angelo. The couple retired after a lengthy employment with the San Angelo State School. Ester is a senior companion and delivers “meals on wheels” to Melvin residents. Manuel is the Thunderbird van driver in Brady. He also served with the United States army in the Korean war and later served time in the US Navy.