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07/21/2016 - 10:05am
Ryan Lindeman, grandson of Eileen and the late Dennis Lindeman, has purchased Allison Propane Gas and has partnered with Diamond Oil Company. Dennis Lindeman passed away last November. “Eileen and the crew have worked diligently to serve customers since that time,” states a company letter to customers. “Eileen has decided it’s time for the next generation to step in and...
07/21/2016 - 10:04am
No one is not affected by mental illness in some way, Joan Becker told a room of about 40 attendees at Clarksville Public Library on Thursday, July 14. Everyone either knows a family member or community members with it. Each of us has storms in life to deal with, literally and figuratively. “On June 24, 2009, our family experienced a storm...
07/21/2016 - 9:06am
In spite of threating weather and a couple of showers about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon July 13, nearly 100 people turned out for the Plezant Company Quartet and the Sugar Daddys Jazz Band performances at Wilder Park in Allison. Several people testified they had prayed all day for the “perfect” weather for the concerts that started...
07/18/2016 - 4:49pm
A new Commission of Veterans Affairs director has taken the controls for Butler County. Tom Heckman, an aircraft mechanic and aircraft coordinator with the 133rd Air National Guard in Minnesota with 33 years of service, completed accreditation training on May 25 to become Butler County’s director of the Commission of Veterans Affairs....
07/12/2016 - 12:12pm
NEW ALBIN - For the second straight season, the North Butler softball team ended its campaign a game away from the state softball tournament. No less heartbreaking than the year before, the Bearcats lost a 1-0 decision against No. 2-ranked Kee of Lansing at the softball complex in New Albin. What made it all the more gut-wrenching was the top...
07/06/2016 - 12:34pm
American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Butler County, is this week, Friday, July 8, from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m. It will be held in Allison at the fairgrounds. The activities will get underway at 5 p.m. with registration for survivors and the silent auction tents open. Great food, music and fun will highlight the evening’s events....
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