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Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 12:29pm
ALLISON – Beyond some first inning miscues, Clarksville showed that it was not the same team it was a year ago when it lost by the 10 runs to its Butler County rival. According to first-year coach Zach Bergman, however, there is still work to...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 12:25pm
WINTHROP – Playing in an extremely tough Class 1A regional final, the Clarksville girls’ golf team finished in a tie for fourth at Buffalo Creek Golf Course at Winthrop on Monday, May 23. Only the top two teams and five individuals,...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:25am
The 2016 Miss Allison will be crowned at 6 p.m. Friday, June 3 festivities at Wilder Park, during Wilder Days: Small Town Story.  A profile on each contestant is available in the May 26 edition of the T-J.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:23am
The 22-member Clarksville Class of 2016 took part in Commencement on Sunday, May 22. Valedictorian James Schellhorn and Salutatorian Trace Kromminga addressed each senior, sharing individual plans and personality features, sometimes drawing a giggle...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:22am
Bristow’s new splash pad arrived May 17. The splash pad, from Outdoor Recreation Products of Ames, is to go in Memorial Park, east of the shelter house and south of the playground equipment. Bristow Betterment Group was tentatively awarded its...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:20am
Commencement exercises for the North Butler Class of 2016 occurred Sunday, May 22 at the junior-senior high school in Greene. Class of 2016 Valedictorian Reed Christensen and Salutatorian Isabel Derdzinski were honored with medallions, presented by...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:20am
At left, Miss Dumont 2016 and Miss Congeniality is Payton Miller, daughter of Stacy and Diane Miller. She will compete in June at the Butler County Fair in Allison. Judging occurred Saturday, May 21 at the Dumont Wellness Center. From second-left,...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:18am
The Popcorn Stand will be opening this Friday for another season in downtown Clarksville. The stand will be open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Hours are 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. nightly. The...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:17am
Marion Grace McNeilus, 98, of Waverly, died on Monday, May 16, 2016, at Shell Rock Health Care Center in Shell Rock. Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, at the Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly. Funeral service was held at 11...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 3:32pm
Robert “Rob” Norton, age 60, of Clarksville, died Sunday, May 8, 2016, at his home in Clarksville, from natural causes. Graveside Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Lynwood Cemetery, Clarksville. Memorials may be...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:55am
DES MOINES – Running a season-best time in the distance medley relay at the Class 1A state track & field meet, the North Butler girls finished 14th in the event using a strong anchor by Isabel Derdzinski. The Bearcats ran four seconds...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:52am
DES MOINES – Seniors James Schellhorn and Zach Sommerfelt represented Clarksville well at the Class 1A state track & field meet in Des Moines last week. Neither came away with a state medal, but ran strong as Sommerfelt placed 12th in the...
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