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05/16/2019 - 10:46am
The Sheffield City Council discussed park improvements and noise complaints during their regular meeting on Monday, May 13. At the meeting the council met with Holly Coffee of the newly formed Amenities Group to discuss ideas to spruce up the city park. "It's in dire need of some updates," said Coffee, whose group has toured the park looking for ways it can be improved. They found...
05/09/2019 - 11:37am
The MercyOne North Iowa Ambassadors are encouraging people to share their favorite books to help the auxiliary’s causes. The Ambassadors on Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14, will be collected donated books for its book sale later this month. Candy Moore, Director of Volunteer Services with Mercy- One, said that the auxiliary will take...
05/09/2019 - 11:19am
Area third graders proved that it’s possible to have fun and learn at the same time. Franklin County Farm Bureau last Tuesday sponsored its annual Ag Fair at the Franklin County Fairgrounds. The event allows Tall Corn FFA and West Fork FFA members the opportunity to show their projects and livestock to third graders from AGWSR, CAL, Hampton-...
05/09/2019 - 11:17am
The Sheffield EMS crew got the grill out this weekend, serving up hotdogs, sausages, and pulled pork for their annual fundraiser dinner on Sunday, May 5. The damp weather didn't keep people away as a steady crowd shuffled into the West Fork multipurpose room for a community meal to support their area EMS unit. Along with hundreds of hotdogs...
05/02/2019 - 10:51am
In pursuing his dreams as a player in the NBA, former Iowa State Cyclone star Royce White found a second calling. White, who stopped in Iowa Falls last Wednesday and spoke to a crowd at Bethany Lutheran Church, is using his platform to try to erase the stigma around mental health issues. Living with anxiety himself, White said his struggles and...
05/02/2019 - 10:50am
County park visitors capture the sites of Iowa with their cameras but a statewide campaign encourages park goers to put themselves in the shot. The State of Iowa’s tourism office last week launched the “99 Counties, 99 Parks” initiative to showcase the local gems found in each county and to celebrate the efforts of county...
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