Kathy Pierce

05/23/2017 - 9:38am
“A parent once said to me at conferences, ‘your love for your career must spill over at home since two of your kids have chosen careers in education. I guess maybe that’s true,” said Ogden Middle School science teacher Mona Satre, “as they saw the fun we (the teachers) have at our jobs and outside our jobs in school-related activities.” Satre’s passion...
05/23/2017 - 9:24am
Communication in emergency situations can often mean the difference between life and death. Boone County is not unlike many counties who experience “no coverage” issues with their emergency equipment. Boone County Board of Supervisors, E911 Service Board and the Boone County Sheriff’s Office have been developing a plan that will...
05/16/2017 - 11:39am
Boone County Transportation recently announced transportation services in Boone County will transition to the state-designated regional public transit system, Heart of Iowa Regional Transit Agency (HIRTA), who will begin providing direct transportation services on July 1, 2017. BCT was the contracted provider for HIRTA in Boone County for many...
05/09/2017 - 10:17am
“It is so cool,” said OHS junior Jacob Hildreth about virtual reality, a rapidly advancing technology that produces computer-generated simulations of three dimensional images and environments. “You don’t know where it’s going to go. It’s branching out everywhere.” As a member of Ogden High School’s...
05/02/2017 - 9:49am
Students checking out the UH60 Black Hawk helicopter were cautious and heeded the warning “do not touch any of the switches!” Not that there wouldn’t be temptation while seated in the cockpit surrounded by all those gauges, dials and switches. You could here it coming well before the Army National Guard chopper came into view. A...
04/25/2017 - 10:42am
The possibility of Ogden closing one of its school buildings struck hard throughout the community. After all, many living here spent their elementary years in that building, later sending their children through the fourth grade there and now even grandchildren. Howe School was built in 1955 and additions were put on in 1999 and 2004. “The...
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