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Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:52am
St. Peter Quilters finish over 400 quilts for charitable causes     St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Greene was founded in 1872. Today the church boasts an enthusiastic pastor, a busy quilting group, and approximately 140 parishioners...
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:26am
Waverly couple started small, now own an international classic car dealership in Greene       “The thing that I enjoy most is knowing that my husband and I live the American dream,” Lisa Austin, co-owner of...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 12:46pm
CEDAR FALLS – A pair of girls’ top-20 finishes and despite only one counting long jump, Dylan Jacobs’ finish were among the Clarksville highlights of the Dickinson Indoor Relays held at the UNI-Dome on Monday and Tuesday, March 6-7...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:15pm
Donald “Don” Ralph Frerichs, age 89, of Clarksville, died on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at Clarksville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Clarksville of natural causes. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday,...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:13pm
Clarksville native Mandy Kampman reflects on first month as proprietor Matt and Mandy Kampman bought Clarksville Hometown Grocery on February 1. What is their mission for the grocery store? “I just want to keep it great,” Mandy Kampman...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:11pm
City Clerk Larry Betts attends his last council meeting The Clarksville City Council unanimously approved the 2017-2018 budget for the city Monday. The council believes FEMA public assistance funds will cover all expenses that occurred with the 2016...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:08pm
McWhirter says she enjoyed her job but looks forward to spending time with grandchildren Butler County Assessor Deb McWhirter plans to retire July 1. She has served as assessor since 1990, but has worked in the assessor’s office since 1978....
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:07pm
Nearly 180 were served at the Allison Lions Fish Fry on Saturday, March 4 at The AMVETS building, which is a new location for the fish fries. 42 were “carry outs.” Many thanks to all who support the Lions in their efforts to provide eye...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 10:12am
Troy and Darri Rinnels are the new owners of Orly’s Meat Market and Locker as of December 5. They recently completed their first three months in business and are looking forward to Orly’s meat sale in April. Troy Rinnels said his vision...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:53am
GREENE – North Butler junior guard Dylan Clipperton was the lone North Butler player named to the Top of Iowa East Conference first team, announced last week. Clipperton led the Bearcats in scoring at 15 points per game, 314 total which ranked...
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
PARKERSBURG – The historic C.C. Wolf Mansion that stands proudly at the corner of Fifth and Bethel streets has been a landmark in the city of Parkersburg for over 100 years. Over that stretch of time, the old house has seen many changes. Once...
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 11:59am
LeRoy and Bonnie Dralle retire; Schrage and Opperman step in After ten years of managing the Allison Food Pantry, LeRoy and Bonnie Dralle are stepping down. Bonnie Dralle said LeRoy, who worked at Butler County REC, started volunteering over 20...
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