Thursday November 26, 2015
11/12/2015 - 6:35pm
If Clarksville residents eligible to vote (electors) would like to petition for a special election at cost to the city to fill the vacancy created when Katie Cummings resigned her post effective Nov. 3, they may do so.
A petition may be filed up to 14 days after the date of legal publication, which is to be Thursday, Nov. 19....
11/12/2015 - 6:29pm
When Matt Waller was younger, growing up in the Cedar Valley, a car accident left his older brother, Brad, using a wheelchair.
It became evident to him how few opportunities there were for people with disabilities to participate in events around them, particularly sporting events.
"I know parents who will drive 150 miles...
11/12/2015 - 6:17pm
Milt and Marilyn Ulfers of Allison received a wonderful surprise gift from the progeny of Jacob Yost, an 1857 settler in Ripley Township of Butler County. The surprise was the 129-year-old bell that was originally on their farm.
This original farm bell that was installed by Jacob Yost’s son, C.K. Yost, and his wife, Aurila...
11/12/2015 - 6:11pm
The Allison Lions and Firemen grossed $3,256 at the free-will donation Fish Fry on Saturday, Nov. 7.
Nearly 200 people attended the event at the Allison Fire Station. Generous donations were received and information was disseminated about the All Veterans Memorial Project.
Organizers of the event deemed it to be very...
11/12/2015 - 5:58pm
A Dumont man was sentenced to up to five years of prison on a finding that he possessed stolen property.
Cody Michael Bertram, 24, of Dumont pleaded guilty on Aug. 26 to second-degree theft ($1,000 to $10,000), which carries a class D felony, and was sentenced on Nov. 4 in Butler County District Court to up to five years in prison....