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Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:18pm
Ticked Off – America’s Outdoor Experience and Climate Change report was produced by the National Wildlife Federation, which includes 49 state affiliates and more than four million members committed to protecting wildlife and connecting...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:16pm
During a large breakfast staff meeting last week, new North Butler School District Superintendent Joel Foster [pictured standing] addressed teachers in the auditorium. (Photos Courtesy Greene Recorder/Ross Hawker) See more in the Aug. 21 Tribune...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:12pm
North Butler Community School District is incorporating a school improvement coordinator this year to help with technology integration, professional development and curriculum.  After serving as the high school Spanish teacher for two years,...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:09pm
Transfer student Colton Pierce listens to TAG and eighth-grade language arts teacher Sharon Ragsdale during open house, along with Pierce’s sisters – Savannah [not facing], Zoe and Lanny. Students began school Monday. (Pat Racette...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:07pm
Eighty-two counties and two state level Iowa 4-H volunteers were inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during the 2014 ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair Aug. 17. Doug Schueler was inducted to the hall of fame for...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:04pm
The Clarksville Visioning Committee is putting a replica 1927/1936 bandstand in the new Reading Park across from the library. The goal is to bring back the summer concert series, along with utilizing the structure for library summer reading...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:50pm
Rick Stewart, 62, is an independent candidate and thinker running for Iowa’s U.S. Senate seat with a different approach. Instead of Democrat or Republican, black or white, potato or potatoe, Stewart has been riding his mountain bike to...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:49pm
Joel Foster, 46, began duties as the new North Butler School District superintendent July 1. Foster was the superintendent/prekindergarten-third grade principal at West Harrison Community School District in Mondamin before getting hired for the...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:47pm
Clarksville’s Jeff Chesnut claimed $21,000 in the lottery’s Deluxe 7-11-21 scratch game. He purchased his ticket at the Express Mart in town July 28. “I pick and choose, but if it feels right, I just buy a certain ticket,...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:46pm
Jennifer Heeren received fifth place, a $150 cash award and the Howard Dill Award Friday, showing her first pumpkin at the Iowa State Fair. She entered a 414-pounder in the Big Pumpkin contest, named Rosetta, after a fair mascot. Heeren’...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:41pm
Clarksville veterans Bob Wamsley, Bob Litterer and Art Lovrien each went through trials and tribulations before taking an Honor Flight June 17. Due to the storms and tornadoes on June 16, Wamsley couldn’t sleep with the electricity turning...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 12:40pm
Jeff Tiedt drove around patrolling the streets in town for the final time Friday. The 26-year-old recently resigned his Clarksville Police Department post as patrolman for a new job at Northern Iowa Public Safety. Tiedt joined the CPD in...
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