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01/12/2017 - 2:00pm
Butler County Farm Bureau Ag In The Classroom Coordinator Ruth Seehusen visited the North Butler kindergarten classes in December to talk to them about Christmas tree farming. She read the book “Christmas Tree Farms” that explains how a family works all year long, planting, pruning, measuring, and tagging trees before the Christmas tree sales start after Thanksgiving. The book shows...
01/12/2017 - 1:05pm
Larry Voigts, right, representing Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (as a past board member), presents a check to the Clarksville Good Samaritan Fund, represented by the Rev. Charlie Underwood, pastor, for $500. The fund, which involves all the Clarksville churches, is to assist the community with flood recovery efforts. (Clarksville Star photo)...
01/10/2017 - 1:56pm
SHEFFIELD – Both Clarksville and West Fork were not full strength in the first official wrestling quadrangular at Sheffield with teams that also included Osage and Nashua-Plainfield. The result was a 1-3 night for the Indians, their lone win coming against the home team in the finale, 42-30, as the Warhawks finished 0-3 with 10 wrestlers...
01/05/2017 - 12:20pm
ALLISON (BCVOW) — Butler County Visions of Well-Being in its 2016 Christmas Cheer Project gave baskets to 184 households on Dec. 10. Eligible households were provided with baskets of food, soaps, paper products and Butler County Bucks, as well as additional items, described later. The recipients were very thankful. Donations were requested...
01/05/2017 - 12:18pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Board of Supervisors Monday approved wage increases for both elected and non-elected, non-deputy employees. Supervisors approved the County Compensation Board’s recommendations of increases of 4.821 percent ($3,500) for the sheriff, 2.696 percent ($1,500) for the county treasurer, auditor and recorder, 2.695...
01/05/2017 - 12:14pm
North Butler Middle School Student Council helped prepare the 2016 Christmas Cheer Baskets. From left to right, they are, front row, Aubrie Obermier, Katelin Barth, Brooke Trees, Haily Backer, Myah Shier; back row, Haley Freesemann, Meg Thompson, Sydney Eiklenborg, Logan Ott, Dawson Clark, John Cutshall and David Crow. (Contributed photo)  ...
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