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08/16/2017 - 2:00pm
Just under a year ago, a tragic car accident claimed the lives of Andrew Baker, 28, of Waverly and Jeff DeWitt, 41, of Shell Rock. Sunday, over a hundred friends and family members gathered for the dedication of the Baker-DeWitt Memorial Shelter, built in their honor at the Shell Rock Area Sportsman Club Disc Golf Course.      “Be humble, work hard, expect nothing in...
08/09/2017 - 1:58pm
Greene appears to growing. A new emergency services building is under construction. A Dollar General is also in the process of being built, with a plan for a Casey’s convenience store in the works.   EMS Building      Work on the new EMS building, situated near city hall, began in May. The building has an anticipated...
08/09/2017 - 1:11pm
Only a few weeks ago the Clarksville council would never have dreamed they’d be facing the challenges they face today in the aftermath of the arson at city hall. But they’re prepared for the task.      The big question they must decide is the fate of city hall. Can it be saved?      “Prior...
08/09/2017 - 1:00pm
This winter, Stephen and Nellie Kaus had a dream of opening a CSA vegetable farm. Hard work and perseverance have made that dream a reality.      The couple opened the Whistling Thistle Farmstand in July at 905 S. Cherry St., Shell Rock.      There’s a striking array of fresh produce on display:...
08/09/2017 - 12:49pm
“There are so many things I want to do. Life is too short, and it gets away from people,” Todd Souhrada said.      Souhrada, a Lieutenant commander in the Navy and retired state trooper, just released his first album this July. Each song in the album tells a little about his life.      “I...
08/07/2017 - 12:27pm
The Clarksville Church of Christ Vacation Bible School was in full swing from July 31 to August 4, with children learning the camp’s theme: how to “Live Love.”      Deb White, who worked to organize the event, said VBS averaged 50 children each day. They studied what love does and memorized music and Bible...
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