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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:30pm
November’s Student of the Month is the warm, loyal and genuine Elizabeth Good. The student known as “Liz” here at OHS is a very busy student. Though her schedule is full, she always has the time to help others with a kind and...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:26pm
Be sure to sign up for the December Food Pantry by Friday, Nov. 21. Call Sandy at 275-2385 or Karen at 275-2990. December Food Pantry pick-up will be Saturday, Dec. 6 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 337 SW 2nd...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:24pm
This summer I received an email from Lisa Fleming letting me know that I was selected to participate in the 2014 World Food Prize Global Youth Institute. John Fuller, my science teacher, and I traveled to Des Moines Thursday, Oct. 16. The Global...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:22pm
The holidays are fast approaching and preparations are underway for our community festivities Sunday, Dec. 7. Here is just a preliminary list of activities scheduled for that day. Watch next week for more details. SOUP LUNCHEON: Christmas on...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:19pm
How exciting when you can turn on television and see a local celebrity performing on one of the biggest rodeo stages in the world, the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, NV. Saddle bronc rider Wade Sundell is to rodeo what Tom Brady is...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:16pm
People’s Trust & Savings Bank is celebrating its one year anniversary.  They opened for business in Ogden on Nov. 18, 2013, making  it the ninth Peoples Trust & Savings Bank location. At first it was a loan only operation...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:15pm
Just what happened to all those trees in the City Park? Blame it on a troublesome bug.  The fast growing ash is an excellent ornamental tree and at one time was the tree of choice in parks and along streets. The 17 ash trees planted at...
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 11:33am
We may luck out this go around, but the snow will come eventually. Per City Code, it is the responsibility of the abutting property owners to remove snow, ice and accumulations promptly from sidewalks. If the property owner does not remove the...
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 11:23am
by Phil Roeder Director of Communications and Public Affairs  Des Moines Public Schools Sarah Majoros is already highly honored for her work as a school counselor, from earning grants from the Iowa School Counselor Association to awards...
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 10:57am
Results from last Tuesday’s general election indicate 59.32% of the 17,797 registered Boone County voters cast their ballots. Republican Joni Ernst was the big winner in the state of Iowa, defeating Democrat Bruce Braley for the U.S. Senate...
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