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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 8:25pm
North Mahaska's football game with Danville scheduled for Sept. 30 has been cancelled. The Bears have cancelled their season due to low numbers of players. See complete story in the Sept. 29 edition of The Sun. No other team will be scheduled...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:22pm
EDDYVILLE – The Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District Board of Directors met in a pair of meetings recently. They met in regular session on Aug. 15 and in a special meeting Sept. 1. The September meeting dealt mainly with...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:22pm
EDDYVILLE – In a previous issue of The Sun, there featured an introduction of principal Steve Noble, new to Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont High School. As previously mentioned, this leader also has a big passion for the outdoors, which needed...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:20pm
OSKALOOSA – Senior Peyton Walker placed 15th to lead Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont to a sixth place finish at the Oskaloosa Cross-Country Invitational Tuesday. Clear Creek Amana won the boys meet with 46 points with Oskaloosa in second with 52...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:18pm
NEW SHARON – North Mahaska met the challenge Thursday and closed out a match. The Warhawks hosted HLV in their first home dual of the season and topped the Warriors, 26-24, 17-25, 25-14, 27-25. The victory came off a loss in South Iowa Cedar...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:17pm
Members of the 2016 NM homecoming court include, back row (l to r):  Griffen Molenburg, Brandt Fleener, Andrew Goemaat, Caleb Gipple and Jack Munson.  Front row:  Gabby Ferguson, Katie  Koehler, Caleigh Arvidson, Hailey Castaneda...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:15pm
NEW SHARON – North Mahaska seventh and eighth grade volleyballers defeated Lynnville-Sully in New Sharon this past Tuesday. The seventh graders won 25-22, 27-25, and 25-8. The eighth graders beat the Hawks 21-25, 25-22, and 25-7. Morgan Hudson...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 2:14pm
PEKIN — Friday’s contest between two first-year head coaches, one seeking his first home win, the other his first road victory. Brent “Bud” Blakely, a former Pekin Panther, was able to secure the win with the swat of a hand...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:40am
NEW SHARON – Lots of discussion headlined the first council meeting in September at New Sharon. The council faced limited action items, but citizens brought forth issues for the council to consider. Steve Davis asked mayor Dustin Hite and the...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:40am
EDDYVILLE – there was not a person in the council chambers at Eddyville City Hall that wishes the problem with 203 Walnut Street would disappear. Like the Wicked Witch from the Wizard of Oz said, “This must be done delicately.”...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:37am
Ed Glenn calls numbers during Bingo at the Fremont School Carnival. Several hundred children, parents, teachers, staff and administrators turned out for the event hosted by LIKE. The fundraiser helps provide educational opportunities for the Fremont...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:35am
ALTOONA – Eddyville-Blakesburg- Fremont volleyball team found the going a bit tough this past weekend at the Southeast Polk tournament. The team won just one match, but played upper class competition and teams with high rankings. The Rockets...
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