Matthew Goracke of Red Oak and Bryton Thoren of Stanton, both high school seniors, were recognized by Gov. Terry Branstad on May 10, 2011, for their academic excellence.
Megan Jo Hylok of Red Oak received her degree at the commencement ceremonies of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on May 6 and 7, 2011.
Jewelry artist, Darcy Horn, will be giving a free demonstration at the Red Oak Public Library on May 18, from 6:30-8 p.m.
ATLANTIC — The Red Oak boys’ golf team finished up the regular season on Friday with an eighth place finish at Sectionals.
SHENANDOAH — Pete Walker was the lone individual qualifier for the State Tournament as Red Oak won the first seed in their District during the Iowa High School Athletic Association District Meet i
Since its inception in 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have given more than 620,000 packages to American troops stationed overseas.
DES MOINES — The Villsica Blue Jays girls’ track team has qualified for the state meet in six events.
Marie Mathes, 95, of Red Oak passed away Monday, May 9, 2011, at the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital.
Richard “Rich” Adam Stogdill, 26, of Red Oak, passed away April 23, 2011, at the Methodist Hospital in Omaha.
DES MOINES — The Griswold track teams will send athletes to state to compete in 11 events.
The boys’ will compete in four events and the girls’ in seven.