News

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-...
08/26/2016 - 2:41pm
Butler County Public Health would like to congratulate Allison Little Lambs Child Care for adopting a tobacco- and nicotine-free facility policy. This new policy went into effect on July 26, and the ban includes all tobacco products, as well as electronic smoking devices. This policy provides a 100 percent tobacco-free environment for staff,...
08/26/2016 - 2:39pm
Car and Bike Night is held the third Wednesday of the month from 5-8 p.m. at Baking Memories (it will say so on the front sign), with the last one this year being Wednesday, Sept. 21. Burgers, fries, ice cream treats, baked goods and beverages are available. Baking Memories is at 1203 S. Main, Clarksville, phone 319-278-4159. Richard and Deb...
08/26/2016 - 2:03pm
The Cedar Valley Engine Club’s 51st annual Threshers Reunion will be Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3, 4 and 5. The farm is located at 2097 210th St., Rockford, just off Highway 14. A promotional poster states there will always be something happening. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., there will be steam engines, tractors and gas engines, prepped and...
08/26/2016 - 2:01pm
As football season approaches, drainage has been an issue at area schools’ football fields and tracks. Clarksville School Board discussed drainage around its track on Wednesday, Aug. 17. Superintendent Randy Strabala, board members Justin Clark and Phil Barnett, and maintenance superintendent Bob Bartlett, went out to the track in the rain...
08/26/2016 - 2:00pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved purchase of a new pickup truck. The truck, a GMC Sierra with a topper, will be used by the Environmental Health Department. It is new to the county fleet, with the department having previously used personal vehicles for their work at a milage cost of between $600 and $700 per...
Syndicate content