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Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 5:17pm
Former North Mahaska teacher, and long time New Sharon resident, Vance Alexander recently won the prestigious, ‘Past Perfect’ Award at the 2014 good Guys Annual Car Show   Car Show was held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 5:10pm
The New Sharon branch US Bank, once again teamed up with the Salvation Army to coordinate back-toschool supplies for local youth in the North Mahaska School district.  For several years, the local US Bank along with the community of New...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 5:13pm
At the Oskaloosa Old Shoe Game, Maroon defeated White 16-12. Admission to the game was a sports drink.
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 9:40am
Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Mahaska County Board of Supervisors called a special meeting for Monday to discuss what options were available for facilitating repairs to the Mahaska County Courthouse.   Read the full article in the Aug. 21...
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 9:37am
Madelin W. Shell, 96, of Grinnell died August 20, 2014, at St. Francis Manor in Grinnell. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 24, at the Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell with Pastor David Brandt, Immanuel Lutheran Church in...
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 9:37am
Raymond Dewitt, 87, of New Sharon, died on August 22, 2014, surrounded by his family in New Sharon. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 25, at the Lacey United Methodist Church. Burial was in the Forest Cemetery in...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 9:41am
The Rocket Softball Team had a ride on the Eddyville Volunteer Fire Department fire truck. They rode from the practice field to downtown and back to the high school where a large number of people had gathered for a send off for the team who was...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 9:37am
The North Mahaska School District will welcome five new teachers this 2014-2015 school year. N.M. will officially start classes on Wednesday, August 21 at 8:15a.m.   See the full article in the Aug. 20 edition of the Sun.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 3:54pm
See this week's paper for a full list of awards.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 3:52pm
Oskaloosa, Iowa – The rumble of racing motors filled Oskaloosa Monday night as the Sprint Cars invaded the Southern Iowa Speedway. It was time for the 19th running of the Musco Lighting/Casey’s General Stores Front Row Challenge,...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 3:51pm
Oskaloosa, Iowa – The Mahaska County Board of Supervisors met Monday morning to discuss a fairly short agenda. The discussion about repairs to the Mahaska County Courthouse roof continued from previous meetings. The roof was damaged by the...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 3:49pm
Hannah (Pinkerton) McLaughlin pictured her with her family on the grounds of the Iowa State Fair after she sang the National Anthem on the rooftop of the ISF Administration building on Sunday, August 10. McLaughlin placed fourth in the...
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