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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:57am
Members of the North Mahaska Board of Education approved several personnel changes Monday night. The board met prior to the meeting in closed session to evaluate superintendent Angela Livezey, who is in her first year as head of the district. The...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:56am
LOUISVILLE, Kent. – Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont’s Alex Brittain led a host of members from Rocket Archery and the EBF and Fremont Junior High to the National Archery Contest. Brittain placed 31st in the bullseye portion of the meet....
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:55am
DES MOINES – Track athletes from North Mahaska and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont ended the season in style scoring medals. The two schools combined for seven events at the state meet contested on the Jim Duncan Track at Drake Stadium this past...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:54am
OSKALOOSA – Ten schools travelled to Oskaloosa to compete in the Class1A boys’ golf championships and a ticket to the state meet. North Mahaska and Sigourney team struggled on the cloudy, overcast and drizzly morning. Sigourney’s...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:54am
North Mahaska seniors celebrated Sunday afternoon following commencement exercises. All 34 graduates met with family and friends in the school courtyard. Later they held a campout on the school’s football field. See next week's paper for...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:50am
Wes White was sworn in May 18 to the council seat vacated by Dustin Briggs. White previously served on the council in the 1990s. White ran unopposed in the recent countywide election. Travis Carrico and high school junior Reece Strasser spoke to the...
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 9:49am
When a school district spends large sums of money on building projects there are always questions about how the money should be spent. North Mahaska is about to embark on a $3.5 million dollar renovation of its facilities and school superintendent...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:43pm
After a few years hiatus the beloved New Sharon Spring Festival returns. The event has a new look, but many similar events. The Spring Festival takes center stage on Saturday, June 11. The 2016 version begins with the eighth annual Jace Race, an...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:24pm
North Mahaska won two events and ran second in another, but garnered six third place finishes to finish third at the South Iowa Cedar League junior high track championships. Cheyenne Shaw easily outdistanced the field in the 1,500 meters winning in...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:23pm
North Mahaska and Eddyville- Blakesburg-Fremont will be represented at the state track meet at Drake Stadium in Des Moines this week. Events begin Thursday and conclude Saturday afternoon. North Mahaska’s boys will have three events, two...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:23pm
MORAVIA — Jacob Sampson carded an 18-hole round of 86 to earn medalist honors and advanced to district completion in Oskaloosa May 20. Sampson helped North Mahaska to the team title as the Warhawks had a four-player score of 389. For the...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:20pm
Rick Howard, 61 of New Sharon passed away Saturday afternoon, May 14, 2016 at the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Serenity House in Oskaloosa. Funeral services will begin at 11:00 am Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at the New Sharon First Christian...
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