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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5:10pm
Loren Patrick McEnany, 81, of Waverly, Iowa, passed away on April 27, 2016, at the Waverly Health Center in Waverly, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am, on Monday, May 2, 2016, at St. John Lutheran Church in Waverly, with Pastor Matthew...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:42pm
Henry “Hank” W. Gray, 56, of Clarksville, Iowa and formerly from Waverly, Iowa died suddenly in a construction accident, Monday, May 2, 2016 in Denver. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016 at 10:30 am at the Kaiser-Corson...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 1:44pm
  A man, who died at the scene of an excavation accident on Monday, May 2 in Denver, was identified by Denver Police on Tuesday, following notification of family, as Henry William Gray, 56, of Clarksville.   Snelling Construction was...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:48am
DES MOINES – After competing in a pair of state meets in the discus, North Butler’s Haley Landers got her first experience at the Drake Relays in the event. The Bearcat senior threw third in the first flight of the event on Friday, April...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:45am
CLARKSVILLE – Bridget Ross not only medaled, she set a new school mark for nine holes in the Clarksville girls’ golf team’s triangular win over Denver and Tripoli at C.A.R.D. in Clarksville. Ross shot 41, breaking the previous mark...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:11am
Ag test plot to be planted at North Butler football field in Allison. The North Butler Community Schools Agriculture Education program will be planting a test plot this spring, the administration announced. Through the generous donations of seed...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 12:07pm
Vernon Henry Harms Sr. (1921- 2003) of Allison entered the Army, Air Corps in October 1943 at the age of 22. A simple coin toss would keep him with his crew as a gunner, but would also lead to his capture and shipment to an enemy POW camp. Harms...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 12:05pm
Dr. Elaine Eshbaugh helped 45 Clarksville community members put on their “dementia goggles” to better understand dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Eshbaugh, Ph.D., is associate professor of gerontology (aging) at University of...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 12:03pm
The Clarksville Head Start program is accepting applications for fall programming. Children need to be age 3 by Sept. 15, 2016. Clarksville Head Start accepts applications for the entire Butler County area including Allison, Bristow, Greene, Shell...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 11:58am
    The owner of a former bar in Aredale says rumors about a strip club opening there are completely false.     Dave Henderson, who owns the former Duck’s Bar and Grill on Main Street, said he’s had no contact...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 11:56am
The Clarksville School Board approved a property tax rate of $13.86991 per $1,000 assessed valuation for the 2016-2017 school year following a public hearing on April 14. For the 2015-2016 school year, the school district had proposed to levy about...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 11:54am
The Allison farm-to-market road project is inching along with a suggestion to push the bid letting to early 2017. Department of Transportation has given clearances needed for the contract engineer, Ryken Engineering, to proceed with final plans,...
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