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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 1:02pm
HAMPTON – Six games in a 12-day span for North Butler girls’ basketball team has the Bearcats battle-tested. First-year coach Megan Neuendorf’s team passed the last and most physical of the six tests on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Hampton...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
GREENE – Simply having numbers was more than enough for North Butler-Clarksville’s wrestlers to go 3-0 at the Bearcats’ home quadrangular on Thursday, Nov. 7. Opening the night with a 12-minute dual in a 72-12 win over West Fork,...
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 1:41pm
Just last month, Rusty Eddy and Kate Haberman, co-founders of Monarch Therapy Services in Parkersburg, were featured on The Steele Report to discuss what they see as a statewide mental health care crisis. That is a battle Eddy fights every day....
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 11:24am
The annual Pearl Harbor Day service was held Sunday afternoon at the AMVET hall in Clarksville to commemorate the 76th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor.      AMVETS Commander Robert Wamsley led the service and...
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 11:17am
The Clarksville and North Butler school boards unanimously agreed to a football sharing agreement from 2018 to 2020 at a joint meeting Wednesday evening, December 6.      Junior high games will be in Clarksville and alternate...
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 12:12pm
Marvin Boelman, 74, resides at Maple Manor Village in Aplington.      A retired teacher and principal, the focuses of Boelman’s life have always been teaching and music, but he has many fond memories of the farming in rural...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
The speakers blared with well-known songs and within seconds the entire crowd was clapping their hands.Then, a Cha Cha Slide dance-off ensued.      That’s just the type of environment Joe Beckman wanted to create for his...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:24pm
Pastor Charles Underwood of Clarksville’s St. John’s Lutheran Church served in the Air Force from 1974 to 1994.      He took basic training at the age of 21 at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas.    ...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:17pm
The Rehabilitation Center of Allison received the 2017 Iowa Governor’s Award for Quality Care on Thursday. The award was presented by Director Rod Roberts of the Department of Inspections and Appeals at a ceremony in Allison attended by staff...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:10pm
A hoop shed full of hay was destroyed by fire on Tuesday afternoon, December 5.      Fire departments from Bristow, Allison, Dumont, Aplington and Greene, as well as the Dumont and Allison EMS crews, the Butler County Sheriff and...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 1:21pm
GREENE – For the first time in 10 years, North Butler’s boys’ basketball team has started the season 3-0. It took surviving a scrappy North Iowa team on Saturday, Dec. 2 to do so, getting a late basket by Dylan Clipperton and a...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 1:18pm
GREENE – So far, so good under first-year North Butler girls’ coach Megan Neuendorf. The Bearcats bounced back from their first loss of the season with a convincing 52-24 tally against North Iowa on Saturday, Dec. 2. What has impressed...
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