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04/28/2016 - 12:03pm
The Clarksville Head Start program is accepting applications for fall programming. Children need to be age 3 by Sept. 15, 2016. Clarksville Head Start accepts applications for the entire Butler County area including Allison, Bristow, Greene, Shell Rock, Dumont, Aplington, Parkersburg, New Hartford and Aredale. Families must meet federal income guidelines.* Head Start does not discriminate on the...
04/21/2016 - 9:51am
  Clarksville Dance and Drill Team held its Spring Dance Spectacular on Saturday, April 2.   This consisted of a dance clinic for the younger students. Families and friends came to watch the final presentations by age group.   Proceeds of the show last year bought all this year's pompons, 10 new uniforms, and paid the team's...
04/21/2016 - 9:46am
04/15/2016 - 12:24pm
  A new splash pad, ambulance addition and Lions programs were beneficiaries of a breakfast Saturday, April 9.   “It appeared to me we had a good turnout and lots of very generous Clarksville people, of course, money for the splash pad, for the ambulance building and Lions projects,” Lions...
04/08/2016 - 1:43pm
After nearly 40 years of service to Butler County, Civil Deputy Sheriff Denise Junker retired on March 31. She began as a Butler County dispatcher on Oct. 31, 1977. The story starts when her mother, Alma Kampman saw an ad for a dispatcher in the newspaper. Denise, age 18, wasn’t sure she was qualified, so Alma held her hand and said, “...
04/08/2016 - 1:42pm
Clarksville Elementary fifth and sixth grade students spent a month researching presentations on various Google web applications for Technology Day on April 2. Tech Day was made possible by a grant the fifth and sixth grades received, known as HyperStream, through Iowa STEM Advisory Council (science, technology , engineering and math). “...
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