Bethany Carson

06/13/2018 - 2:21pm
The annual Pioneer Days spelling bee was held at the Clarksville library and attended by 34 participants and a room full of supporters.      Dottie Winkey won the adult spelling bee, while Claire Lodge finished first in fifth and sixth grade, Elliott Schneiderman in third and fourth grade and Harlan Barnett in first and second grade.      Lola Clark...
06/13/2018 - 2:06pm
A highlight of the year in Clarksville is Pioneer Days.  And a highlight of Pioneer Days is always the grand parade.      This year’s parade had a rock ‘n’ roll theme, and onlookers saw at least two people dressed as Elvis Presley (perhaps one was an imposter). Electric guitars, vinyl records and poodle...
06/13/2018 - 1:42pm
A total of 300 feet of HESCO barriers were filled on C33 near Lynwood Cemetery in Clarksville Sunday both as a training exercise and as a precautionary measure as Shell Rock River levels were expected to reach a foot below the 1999 level, but not expected to get into town.      City workers, council members, firemen, police,...
06/13/2018 - 1:37pm
The Glenn Miller Orchestra always seems to draw a crowd, and their performance Sunday evening at Wilder Park in Allison was no exception. According to Duane Feltz of the Park Board, about 500 were in attendance.      “I greatly enjoyed it. As always, they bring the World War II era to life as only authentic music from a...
06/11/2018 - 11:57am
Heartland Machine and Tool in New Hartford has been serving the surrounding area since 2000, working on everything from design to fabrication, machining, inspection and delivery. While readers may hear regularly about unemployment throughout the country, the biggest challenge Heartland Machine faces is finding qualified employees who are willing...
06/11/2018 - 11:38am
A chilling wind and threatening clouds couldn’t stop a crowd of over 60 people from gathering at Reading Park Sunday evening to conclude Pioneer Days festivities with worship.      There are many forces at work to make Clarksville a better place, and one that cannot be discounted is faith. A group of local men who have...
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