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05/23/2018 - 2:53pm
“You got to pull together, or you will pull apart. Don’t give up,” Anita Hardy said.      Tom and Anita Hardy of Shell Rock believe teamwork is what keeps a marriage together. May 28 marks 50 years that strategy has worked.       The couple first met in November 1967 when Anita was a student at Wartburg College.    ...
05/15/2018 - 11:08am
It’s been two years since Ryan Lindeman purchased the business that once was run by his grandparents Dennis and Eileen Lindeman in partnership with Jason Chance of Diamond Oil.      Allison Propane Gas provides propane sales, tank sales, tank rentals and a wide variety of services including regulator replacement, tank...
05/14/2018 - 1:32pm
Clarksville native Maddie Poppe continues on American Idol, moving to the top three after her performance Sunday night.      Butler County will welcome her home Tuesday with a parade in Clarksville at 5 p.m. followed by a free concert at the Butler County Fairgrounds in Allison at 6:30 p.m.      The parade...
05/14/2018 - 1:21pm
If you’re looking for natural wool and yarn produced in your own neighborhood, look no farther than Barnett Sheep and Wool in rural Plainfield.      Barb Barnett has raised sheep for nearly 20 years, and she has worked weaving for the past 30 years.      In addition to yarn, she offers a full array of...
05/14/2018 - 10:15am
Cindy Tiemessen has taught Business, Marketing and Computers at Clarksville Schools for four years.      She also is responsible for Student Council activities. Homecoming is her favorite time of year. It’s fun to see the school spirit, and Tiemessen always loves dressing up to participate in skits. The dance marathon is...
05/11/2018 - 12:49pm
The schedule for Wilder Days June 1 and 2 has been announced. Celebrations will kick off Friday, June 1 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  with a Commercial Club freewill donation meal, the Balloon Man, face painting, kids craft, snow cones, walking tacos and brats, an ice cream truck, and Jumping Jims Bouncy Houses at Wilder Park. There will be a...
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