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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 1:56pm
George Clifford Smith, 58, of Mackinaw, IL, formerly of Bristow, Iowa, died Sunday, September 28, 2014 at his home. George was born July 6, 1956 in Heidelberg, Germany to Earl Louis Smith and Betty Mae Vorhees... Services will be 2:00 p.m....
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 1:12pm
Marva Jean Schellhorn, age 78, of Clarksville, was born the daughter of Werner and Hulda (Nolte) Westendorf on November 7, 1935, in Sumner, Iowa... Marva died Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at the Clarksville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:34pm
Known as the Vilmar church, St. John's Lutheran Church is actually located in rural Greene. The second reverend of the church, Conrad Weltner (1883-1928), named the town Vilmar after one of his professors in Germany, but it no longer exists...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:32pm
North Butler sixth-grade students had the chance to see flying machines up close and personal last Thursday for an annual Aviation Day at Allison Airport. Tom Smidt of Smidt Crop Management demonstrated flying with his UAV/drone, searching for...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:30pm
Three generations of Bohlens teamed up to hay bale their fields around town last Thursday. Pictured, Mel Bohlen drives the baler over the cut grass, just east of the Butler County Service Center, with son, Danny, stacking, and grandson, Dalton [...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:28pm
A fire seized a farmhouse Saturday morning in northeast Clarksville. A property at 16882 Willow Ave. on the boundary line between Plainfield and Clarksville was up in flames through the roof by the time both towns’ fire departments arrived...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:27pm
Engineering hydraulic cylinders for Terex Cranes and other big implement enterprises for pay, Duane Klipping is far removed from the manufacturing world in his spare time. Finding natural scenery in his home county of Butler, the Bristow...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:25pm
Clarksville Ambulance Paramedic Paul Miller spearheaded a project seven months ago to get local organizations and businesses to invest in automatic external defibrillators, which are used to treat sudden cardiac arrest. A total of seven groups...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 8:53am
Herbert Neal Wedeking, age 86, of Clarksville, Iowa, was born the son of Herbert Henry and Mary Lavenia (Neal) Wedeking on February 19, 1928, in Clarksville, Iowa... Neal passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014, at Waverly Health Care Center,...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 8:50am
Grace Robinson, 106, of Shell Rock, Iowa, passed away at the Shell Rock Healthcare Center, in Shell Rock, Iowa on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. A family conducted graveside service was held on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in Lowell...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 8:49am
Merlyn Heinselman, former student at Clarksville passed away on August 13 after a 17 year battle with Parkinson's Disease. His memorial service was held Saturday, August 23, 2014, in Lincoln, NE.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 11:01am
CLARKSVILLE – It started early and Clarksville never found a way to adjust. The Indians’ volleyball team struggled through being called for double hits nine times in an Iowa Star Conference sweep by Dunkerton in a 19-25, 20-25, 10-25...
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