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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:11pm
GREENE – In spite of three open weights, some tricky maneuvering has North Butler’s wrestlers even in six dual matches in the first week of the season. Bearcat coach Gordy Smith nearly pulled off a nifty dual win in the finale on...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:07pm
ELDORA – Clarksville started the 2016-17 wrestling season with one dual win and a pair of losses on Tuesday, Nov. 29. The Indians lost to Butler County rival North Butler 45-30 to open, fell to the host school South Hardin-BCLUW 47-24 before...
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 7:28pm
Twila Mae Kerr, 76, of Dumont, Iowa, passed away Friday, December 2, 2016, at Franklin General Hospital in Hampton. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday December 5, 2016, at Bristow Church of Christ in Bristow. Visitation was held from 2...
Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 1:23pm
Dana Dee Arnold, age 60, of Clarksville, Iowa, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at Clarksville Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Clarksville of natural causes. A Memorial Services was held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, December 3, 2016, at...
Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 1:20pm
Harold Henry Harms, 93, of Bristow, passed away Monday November 28, 2016, at the Parker Place Retirement Community in Parkersburg, Iowa. Funeral services will take place on Friday (Dec 2) at 11:00 a.m., at the New Hope Parish of the United Methodist...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:19am
In 2016, the Allison Park Board generated $13,000 in profit, Dr. George North told Allison City Council on Monday, Nov. 14, in delivering the board’s annual report. “As far as the Park Board is concerned — it’s been an...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:18am
Jeff Kolb, who directs the Butler County Economic Development Corporation, spoke to the Allison Lions on Nov. 16. Among those listening were Lions Greg Graser and Dale Thoreson, who started the first Butler County Economic Development Corp. when he...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:15am
Wynette Mills is a local author who has published three children’s books. She was born and raised in the Plainfield area and now resides in Waverly. Her books are based on her grandchildren and the time they have spent together. Wynette will...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:15am
Front and center at the Thanksgiving Eve community worship of all the Clarksville churches, held this year at St. John Lutheran, were the Psalms, especially verses about giving thanks. The word “thanks” appears 89 times in the King James...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:13am
Carson Ode has reported and written, wife Connie has edited, and Carson has designed three coffee-table style travel books about Iowa. They spoke Thursday, Nov. 17 to nearly 20 attendees at the Clarksville Public Library. Ode logged 15,000 miles for...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 12:09pm
LATIMER – Forcing turnovers into points was the big key for Clarksville in its 62-19 season-opening road win over CAL on Tuesday, Nov. 22. The Indians came up with 27 steals, more than half converted into baskets or points from the free throw...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 3:57pm
Water use, infiltration and average flow, number of lagoons, nitrogen and E. coli, grants, debt service fee. These concepts all flow into the equation of the Allison wastewater treatment plant. The current Allison wastewater treatment plant was...
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