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08/26/2016 - 2:42pm
It turned out that Danielle Eisentrager had the recipe for a photo that stole the hearts of judges at the Iowa State Fair. Eisentrager of Dumont was awarded for Grand Champion Photo Overall during the 2016 Iowa State Fair Photography Contest. She also won Best of Show – Photography at the FFA show. This was the second year bringing photos to the State Fair for Eisentrager, a 2014 Aplington-...
08/12/2016 - 12:17pm
ALLISON – Over the past few years unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, have become an emerging technology in everyday life. Late last month Butler County Emergency Management took a step in that direction, acquiring the area’s first drone for use in both search-andrescue and aerial assessment operations. Emergency Management Director...
08/12/2016 - 12:00pm
If lost in a cave, for what would you search? That was the theme about which some 70 enrolled children learned during Cave Quest Vacation Bible School last week, July 31-Aug. 4. About 30 helpers from junior high to adult helped with activities and kitchen work. Pastors from four Clarksville area churches led discussion and lesson groups each day:...
08/04/2016 - 11:40am
The Butler County American Cancer Society Relay for Life top teams were named at the Relay Wrap-up last week. Representing the teams are the captains or other representatives of each: Jade Teams – Kickin’ Cancer and Barnett Bunch; Bronze Teams –Nora’s Warriors, Vicki’s Warriors, Team Knockout; Rising Stars Teams are:...
08/04/2016 - 11:38am
See page 14 of the Tribune this week for lots more photos of the event.
08/04/2016 - 11:37am
Seventy-five children and adults watched as “Rick Eugene” Brammer made things disappear, reappear, transform and tie in with reading at his magic show on a rainy Friday, July 29. The Clarksville Public Library has invited Brammer twice over as many years, Library Director Kristen Clark said. Other visits have been to bend balloon...
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