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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:32pm
Allison City Council approved a resolution authorizing carrying out a forgivable loan agreement between the city of Allison and Integrity Site Maintenance, LLC on Monday, Sept. 19. It also heard the need to enforce its nuisance ordinance and speed...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:31pm
Clarksville industrial tech teacher Ralph Longus is hoping to compete at the 69th annual Speed Week at the Bonneville Salt Flats in August 2017, where he will attempt to set a new record for a certain class of bike. Longus attended the 68th annual...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:29pm
Tom Mitchell was honored on Saturday, August 20 during the Shorthorn Cattle Show at the Iowa State Fair. Tom was honored for his many years of service on the Iowa Shorthorn Association Board. He not only served as a board member, but also as the...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:28pm
Over 140 were served at the Allison Lions Fish Fry on Saturday, Sept. 17.  See this week's papers for more photos.
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 4:26pm
Ethel Ann Cruse, of Clarksville, formerly of Plainfield, died on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at the Clarksville Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center in Clarksville. Memorial services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 17, at the...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:51am
CLARKSVILLE – A makeshift official crew may have proved costly for the Clarksville football team in a 25-20 loss to Janesville at home on Friday, Sept. 19. Due to a communication miscue among the officiating crew that was supposed to be at...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:10am
Owing to recent heavy rains that left lots of water on the trails, the 44th Annual Juvenile Diabetes Trail Ride has been rescheduled to Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9 in rural Clarksville. When Butch Freeseman’s son Rodney was 1...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:08am
One goal of the open house which Stan Mehmen emphasized was to fill in a gap in education for vendors and consumers, as the MBS Family Farms he founded in rural Plainfield hosted an open house for its 40th anniversary on Wednesday, Sept. 7. Sharing...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:06am
A business traveler crossing the state on Highway 20 used his smartphone to find coffee. “Coffee shop near me,” he might have said into his phone. It routed him to a coffee shop in downtown Grundy Center. That business received his...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:06am
Some 750 people viewed educational displays on modern farming and listened to family farmers tell their stories as MBS Family Farms of rural Plainfield hosted an open house on Wednesday, Sept. 7 for its 40th anniversary. The Butler County Dairy...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:03am
Some 160 people listened to the more pleasant sounds of the Civil War (music, not gunfire) as they attended the Liberty Band of Iowa concert for the 15th Anniversary Remembrance of 9/11 at the Reading Park Bandstand in Clarksville on Sunday, Sept....
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 9:57am
Barbara J. Hamilton, 72, of Clarksville, and formerly from Waverly died on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at the Clarksville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Clarksville, Iowa. Bobbie Jo has been cremated and a memorial service was held at...
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