Is education really a priority with the state?
“It’s like déjà vu all over again,” said Yogi Berra. Once again Iowa school finance is caught on the political football field of the Iowa legislature. And education’s cause is not helped by our
Catching some waves on the beach
The other day the mail brought a card from a friend and loyal reader, Ruby Harper. I should acknowledge here that Ruby is a relative. I’m not sure of the connection, but know there is one as we
The importance of the History Center
To the Community of Montgomery County,
I have been compelled to write this letter to address a recurring question. I suppose it is as Shakespeare put it, all in a name.
An open letter to Red Oak’s city council, mayor
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following letter was submitted to Red Oak’s City Council and Mayor before last week’s meeting, which included discussion of a possible hotel/motel tax.
Family and friends celebrated the 89th birthday of C.D. “Donnie” Magneson on Feb. 23, and are requesting a card shower in his honor.
There will be an open house party for Esther McHenry to celebrate her 90th birthday Sunday, March 4, from 2-4 p.m., in the upstairs sanctuary at the First Baptist Church, 504 E.
Ron and Evon Carlson
The family of Ron and Evon Carlson, of Red Oak, is requesting a card shower in honor of their 50th anniversary.
Dale Alexander will celebrate his 85th birthday March 9.
Experts to speak at Crop Fair
Hear from top experts about some of the newest developments in Iowa agriculture at the Villisca Crop Fair on March 1.