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HCHS wins pair of tennis duals - HARLAN -- The Harlan Community boys tennis team improved its dual record to 2-1 earlier this week, winning 5-4 at St. Albert Monday before sweeping Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson 9-0 in Tuesday’s home opener. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Public meetings - MONDAY Fairfield Community School District Board of Directors — Fairfield Community School District ~ Center; 6:30 p.m.: budget hearing. Fairfield Community School District Board of Directors — Fairfield Community School District ~ Center; approximately 7 p.m. following budget hearing: approve agenda; approve consent agenda (approve minutes, approve bills, open enrollments, support staff ... - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

The Raskins Reveal Dates With Scott Weiland and Saving Abel - The Raskins have revealed that they plan to spend the spring and summer on the road in North America including a headline run and dates with Scott Weiland and Saving Abel - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Wort & Johnson Ink 2014 Contracts - SIOUX CITY, IA - Today the X's announced the addition of two more pitchers as RHP Rob Wort and RHP Patrick Johnson have inked 2014 contracts. Wort, 25, has pitched the last 5 seasons in the Washington National organization. - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

An Intimate Evening of Rock with 3 Doors Down Acoustic - Songs from the BasementDPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center ... - 3 Doors Down has announced summer plans that feature additional "3 Doors Down Acoustic - Songs From The Basement" dates fueled by public demand alongside select plugged in electric dates at festivals in select markets. Fans will experience an up-close acoustic evening with the band at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, on August 17, 2014. (PRWeb April 14, 2014) Read the full story at http ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

USD AWOL students spend Spring Break in service - Fifteen University of South Dakota students spent spring break in three different locations learning about social issues and serving in communities. The trips were planned and coordinated by student site leaders in the Alternative Week of Off-campus Learning (AWOL) student organization. AWOL encourages active citizenship through immersing students in educational … Read Article → The post USD ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Man charged with murder in fatal Iowa stabbing - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA - CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - A man has been charged in federal court with murder in connection to a fatal stabbing on the Meskwaki Settlement in central Iowa. - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Retired Council Bluffs mechanic shifts gears to create wind chimes - A lot of wind chimes make a pleasant sound as the wind passes through them, but most don't have the originality of those made by Larry Jones of Council Bluffs. - Sun, 23 Mar 2014

Obit: Kathy Kay (Keitzman) Bjornstad - Kathy Bjornstad, 61, of Lake Wales, Fla., passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 in the presence of her loving husband, Landis Bjornstad of 42 years at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale, Fla. - Tue, 18 Mar 2014

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Central Park's best-kept secret opens to the public - - Visitors on Tuesday will be able to see flowers such as the Jeffersonia diphylla or Uvilaria grandiflora that have just sprouted up thanks to the recent warm weather. They may also catch a wave of birds fly in. By next month, the ferns and grasses will ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

50% off Innovia Carpeting in Carroll IA at Prenger's Flooring America - - The store is convenient to Carroll IA and the surrounding communities of Denison, Jefferson, Harlan, Lake View, Sac City, Lake City, Wall Lake, Atlantic and Ida Grove, Iowa. Media Contact Company Name: Prenger's Flooring America Contact Person: Matt ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Eagles Auxiliary Meeting, Fairfield Eagles Club, 7 pm - Fairfield Ledger - Children's Vaccination Clinic, Jefferson County Public Health office, 1-4 p.m. Call 472-5929. H.E.L.P.S., Fairfield Foursquare Church, weigh-in, 6 p.m. Call 233-5086. Golden Speakers Toastmasters Club, Fairfield Hy-Vee Food and Drug Store Club Room, ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

McKenzie: Keeping the Hatton Ferry afloat - The Daily Progress - ... but we've been told that the source cannot do that this year, so we need to replace it,” Mr. Meeks said. There are many places in Jeffersonia where you can take a trip through history, but the ferry is the only one in which the history is in the ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Mary Ann McReynolds - Fairfield Ledger - Mary Ann was born August 19th, 1934, in Washington, IA to Sanford Earl and Pansy May Derby Gillis. She graduated from Richland High ... She was a retiree of Jefferson County Hospital where she served as a CNA for 33 years. After retirement she provided ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Expect to see more places to stop along busy bike trail - KCCI Des Moines - There's so much potential to launch this into a whole different stratosphere," said Michael Gould, manager of business development at Iowa Economic Development Authority. The loop between Waukee and Jefferson is already popular, but could be even ... - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Fairfield greenhouse captures industrial heat in unique effort to grow food ... - The Republic - FAIRFIELD, Iowa — Minutes after train cars loaded with coal roll by, Jan Swinton admits this rough industrial park on Fairfield's north side is hardly where you'd expect to find the beginnings of a lush vegetable garden that will help feed the area's ... - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

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