Birthday open house Nov. 30 Cecil “Perk” Shannon of Oelwein will celebrate his 80th birthday on Dec. 7. To mark the occasion, his family will host an open house from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Oelwein. All friends and family are... + continue reading
20 TigerHawks on All-District Academic Team FIRST TEAM (3.5-4.0 GPA) Trevor Hurd Daniel Streeter Dalton Lape Austin DeMuth Josh Mackey DJ Imoehl Andrew Roys Kedrick Bemiss Dakota Moore Ethan Lape Lincoln Johansen Derik Lau JD Prentice Darin Ney SECOND TEAM (3.25-3... + continue reading
The woods are calling to Lyons Becky Walz firstname.lastname@example.org Every sportsman has that story of the one that got away. Nineteen-year-old Michael Lyons already has several. “Hunting creates lack of sleep,” his mother, Lynette, laughed, referring to some of... + continue reading
DeSales students express gratitude Becky Walz, News Editor email@example.com Students at DeSales Elementary/Middle School gave thanks last week as they gathered together as a DeSales family for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Students from all grades were... + continue reading
Joe’s original 1912 sailor suit in Arkansas Dorothy Langerman tells her orphan train story By Rich Holm Contributing Writer (Final part of a two-part story) Nobody is alive today who remembers the orphan train arriving in Fayette 101 years ago. Nine children found... + continue reading
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To the editor: Imagine haunting sights and sounds of horror continuing after Halloween has past. For many over-the-counter and prescription drug abusers, hallucinations are just one of the many... + continue reading
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