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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:23pm
DES MOINES – Despite throwing two straight personal bests in the discus final, North Butler’s Haley Landers couldn’t hide her disappointment at finishing third in the Class 1A event on Friday, May 22. Last year’s state runner...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:19pm
GREENE – Surviving the gale-force winds of the Class 1A regional girls golf meet at Round Grove Golf & Country Club in Greene, Clarksville’s Madison Bloker made the cut to advance to the regional final this week. Bloker, who played...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:15pm
WATERLOO – North Butler couldn’t repeat the magic it created on its home course in the Class 1A district at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course in Waterloo on Friday, May 22. The Bearcats, coached by Todd Thompson, were 10th in the 11 team field...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:11pm
DES MOINES – There are advantages to running a clean race. Clarksville's benefited from doing so in the 4x100 as the quartet of Hannah Faust, Jadyn Maiers, Rachael Sundet and Morgan Thompson finished 18th in the event after coming in with...
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 12:00pm
Clarksville service – Lynwood Cemetery Clarksville’s Lynwood Cemetery service on Monday, May 25, begins at 11 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Monument ... Allison services – Middle School, cemeteries of Allison, Butler Center,...
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 2:00am
CLARKSVILLE — Follow your passion and don't let obstacles determine your attitude.   That was the message 2015 Clarksville High School Valedictorian Madison Bloker delivered to her classmates at commencement on Sunday.   She...
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 2:00am
GREENE — In her commencement speech about change, 2015 North Butler High School Valedictorian Madyson Bixby shared quotes from Leo Tolstoy, John F. Kennedy, Reinhold Niebuhr and a philosopher often quoted by her peers, Spongebob Squarepants....
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 6:36pm
DES MOINES  – Scammers have been reported in Boone County and Henry County claiming to be with the County Sheriff’s Office asking for money. The scam is initiated by phone, text, or email and may claim to be from the county’s...
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:58am
CLARKSVILLE — National Honor Society dues shot up from $85 to $385 for a year.   "Personally, I thought that was an astronomical increase for one year," Clarksville High School Principal Bob Saathoff told the School Board...
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:54am
CLARKSVILLE — The district will have a specific price quote on 100 computing devices at its next meeting, technology coordinator Eric Eckerman said.   Eckerman recommended purchasing 75 Chromebooks, 20 staff devices to replace old...
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:48am
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville School Board approved the 2015-2016 district calendar on Monday with just one change, though several modifications were discussed.   The Clarksville Elementary start date was moved back one day as incoming...
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:18am
ALLISON — The Butler County Board of Supervisors and boards over other counties are being solicited to assist in the defense of three counties upriver from Des Moines, to the tune of $15,000.   A resolution to lend three years of support...
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