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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 1:23pm
Dana Dee Arnold, age 60, of Clarksville, Iowa, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at Clarksville Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Clarksville of natural causes. A Memorial Services was held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, December 3, 2016, at...
Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 1:20pm
Harold Henry Harms, 93, of Bristow, passed away Monday November 28, 2016, at the Parker Place Retirement Community in Parkersburg, Iowa. Funeral services will take place on Friday (Dec 2) at 11:00 a.m., at the New Hope Parish of the United Methodist...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:19am
In 2016, the Allison Park Board generated $13,000 in profit, Dr. George North told Allison City Council on Monday, Nov. 14, in delivering the board’s annual report. “As far as the Park Board is concerned — it’s been an...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:18am
Jeff Kolb, who directs the Butler County Economic Development Corporation, spoke to the Allison Lions on Nov. 16. Among those listening were Lions Greg Graser and Dale Thoreson, who started the first Butler County Economic Development Corp. when he...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:15am
Wynette Mills is a local author who has published three children’s books. She was born and raised in the Plainfield area and now resides in Waverly. Her books are based on her grandchildren and the time they have spent together. Wynette will...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:15am
Front and center at the Thanksgiving Eve community worship of all the Clarksville churches, held this year at St. John Lutheran, were the Psalms, especially verses about giving thanks. The word “thanks” appears 89 times in the King James...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 10:13am
Carson Ode has reported and written, wife Connie has edited, and Carson has designed three coffee-table style travel books about Iowa. They spoke Thursday, Nov. 17 to nearly 20 attendees at the Clarksville Public Library. Ode logged 15,000 miles for...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 12:09pm
LATIMER – Forcing turnovers into points was the big key for Clarksville in its 62-19 season-opening road win over CAL on Tuesday, Nov. 22. The Indians came up with 27 steals, more than half converted into baskets or points from the free throw...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 3:57pm
Water use, infiltration and average flow, number of lagoons, nitrogen and E. coli, grants, debt service fee. These concepts all flow into the equation of the Allison wastewater treatment plant. The current Allison wastewater treatment plant was...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 3:54pm
City clerks from around Butler County and a few other officials discussed flood recovery at Clarksville City Hall on Friday, Nov. 18. Clarksville City Council heard the news on Monday, Nov. 21. OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS: Clarksville Clerk Larry...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 3:52pm
The state’s top teachers, among them North Butler kindergarten teacher Laura Tracy, were honored by Gov. Terry Branstad and Iowa Department of Education leaders for their service during an annual luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 10, in Des Moines....
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 3:51pm
The Clarksville Splash Pad was selected to receive $10,000 from the private nonprofit Wellmark Foundation as a Community Kickstarter grant for initiatives intended to make Iowa communities healthier, the foundation announced last week. “The...
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