Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 10:04am
DES MOINES – The Iowa Newspaper Association recognized North Butler senior front line player Channing Wunsch by voting her to the Class 2A third team all-state last weekend.
Wunsch led the Bearcats in scoring at 11.4 points per...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:25pm
Clarksville junior high and high school students were rewarded last Friday with dodge ball for their efforts in Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports, a program that helps improve student behavior.
Sixth- through 12th-graders formed teams...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:18pm
My uncle Dave is a man of many hats.
But most importantly, he's my friend.
However, Dave doesn't like to be called Davey, and, he doesn’t like to be touched. Originally raising his three boys in Colorado, Dave also doesn...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:17pm
Joe Nichols, 37, is penned in to play Thursday at Butler County Fair 2014.
Coming off a No. 1 hit with Sunny and 75, Nichols will drop into Allison June 26 in between shows in Oshkosh, Wis., and Manhattan, Kan.
He released his latest album,...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:11pm
Clarksville Star will be posting old photos that were never picked up in the newspaper, and left in boxes years ago. This portrait of two girls was taken in the Lavell Studio of Waverly, Iowa.
See more in the March 6 Star.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:09pm
Eight households in Clarksville were without water as of Monday.
Due to extreme cold weather, the residents’ water service lines were frozen. Citizens with frozen pipes were either running a hose from a neighbor’s house for water, or...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:06pm
Jacob gets a boost from his mom during the pillow case race event. (Pat Racette Photo)
See more coverage in the March 6 Star.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:03pm
I wish to nominate John Francis Allan to the Butler County Hall of Fame.
The following briefly describes his 58 years in Butler.
John Francis Hiney Allan was born July 6, 1902, in Jefferson Township, Butler, the fourth child of John O. and...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 4:01pm
Butler County Assessor Deb McWhirter [right] met with Iowa House District 54 Rep. Linda Upmeyer Friday at Allison Public Library.
See more in the March 6 Tribune-Journal and Clarksville Star.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 3:59pm
Clarksville Ambulance Service volunteer crew has a bond.
They’ve all been through enough tough calls to appreciate what the other does for the love of their community.
2014 marks a milestone of 125 combined years of service for the...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 3:57pm
Dale Thoreson, president of Allison Lions Club, presented a box of used eyeglasses and hearing aids to Gary Schriver, district governor of Lions.
The items were collectedin Allison and will be prepared for distribution in...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 3:20pm
It’s become a tradition for the Community and Shell Rock United Methodist Churches to share in joint Worship Service on Daylight Savings Time Sunday. The joint Worship Service this year will be held at 10:30 a.m. at...