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11/30/2016 - 10:15am
Wynette Mills is a local author who has published three children’s books. She was born and raised in the Plainfield area and now resides in Waverly. Her books are based on her grandchildren and the time they have spent together. Wynette will be at The Plainfield Library on Dec. 4 from 5-7:30 p.m. with books available for signing. Wynette has always enjoyed writing poetry and short stories....
11/17/2016 - 3:25pm
The North Butler High School Drama Department presented “The Rest of the West,” a comedy, on Saturday, Nov. 12 and Sunday, Nov. 13 at the auditorium at North Butler Elementary in Allison, to an estimated combined crowd of 400 people. Cast and crew are, from left to right, row one, Kayla Zolman, Jalissa Bennett, Shayna Engelhardt,...
11/17/2016 - 3:23pm
North Butler Elementary hosted a breakfast and ceremony to honor veterans on Thursday, Nov. 10. The small room was packed with folks willing to chat. Here is a glimpse of the service of some attendees. Dale Stock, 90, of Dumont, a veteran of World War II, visited with Claudia Squires of Greene over breakfast. Stock joined the Navy in January 1944...
11/17/2016 - 3:22pm
Butler County Veterans Affairs Director Tom Heckman has been to all seven continents and was glad to return to Iowa. “Right now, you guys are the only school in Butler County that is not consolidated with any other school,” Heckman said. “You should be proud of that.” “You have something a lot of city kids don’t...
11/15/2016 - 1:17pm
DUMONT – Don’t call North Butler High School senior Kolton Heuer a rodeo clown. Heuer, 17, has spent the past few years working at what he calls cowboy protection bull fighting. “A lot of people get the misconception that I’m a rodeo clown,” Heuer said. “People in rodeo, if you say you are a rodeo clown, will...
11/11/2016 - 12:22am
The North Butler High School Drama Department will present “The Rest of the West” on Saturday, November 12 at 7 p.m., and on Sunday, November 13 at 2 p.m. in the North Butler Elementary auditorium in Allison. Admission will be $5 for adults and $3 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Cyanide Gulch, the fourteenth-wildest...
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