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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:40pm
A Britt native has been recognized at the national level for her excellence in music education and willingness to advocate for arts and talented and gifted education in the State of Iowa.          ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:35pm
            In an effort to help raise awareness and help children who are facing cancer, students at West Hancock High School will have the opportunity to wear hats to school on Friday.     ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:25pm
  VENTURA – A former mayor of Ventura was honored for his leadership in turning two undeveloped lots into Ventura’s first city park. Bob Wolfram sought grants and donations the eventually helped make West Lake Park a reality....
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:17pm
GARNER – Mission statement, grade configuration of the elementary buildings and merging teacher contracts are some of the decisions the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Board of Education will be making in coming weeks for the GHV school district. The merger...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:15pm
  GARNER – The Garner City Council tabled action on two professional service agreements pertaining to the proposed remodeling and expansion of the Garner Public Library. The council tabled a service agreement with OPN Architects of...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 1:27pm
With post-season play out of the picture, GHV football coach Scott Van Dusseldorp is looking to see his Cardinal squad finish the season with strong performances. The Cards were underdogs heading into Friday’s Class 2A district contest at...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 1:22pm
            GHV added six victories to their season volleyball record last week, including a win in the championship match of their own tournament on Saturday. The Cards opened the week with a three-game sweep over...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 1:13pm
            Regardless of the sport coaches always want to see their teams peak at the end of the regular season. With that in mind, GHV cross-country coach Erik Jolivette can’t wait for this week’s state...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 12:55pm
                  West Hancock concluded their 2014 regular season play this past weekend and opened up their post season Tuesday.            ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 12:53pm
                  West Hancock found the end zone five times last Friday night to beat North Butler 36-0 in Class A, District 3 play. The Eagles move to 4-4 overall and 3-2 in district action as they...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:07am
William “Bill” Schroeder, 88, of Kanawha, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at his home in Kanawha. Funeral services for Bill Schroeder were held on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Kanawha Lutheran Church,...
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:30pm
    Joyce K. Olson, formerly of Kanawha, passed away in Mesa, Ariz. on Tuesday, October 6, 2014.  Memorial services for Joyce K. Olson, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday Oct. 25, at the St....
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 5:04pm
  GARNER – Lois M. Bauer, 84, of Garner died Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Hancock County Memorial Hospital in Britt. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 21 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garner with the Rev....
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 3:46pm
Bravo! On a golden October afternoon, the Hancock County Roots & Wing Concert, featuring internationally renowned opera singer Simon Estes, soared. The concert, which included the combined high school choruses from Garner-Hayfield-Ventura,...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 3:35pm
            There was no emergency, but members of the department were on hand to educate the 25 students on fire safety and the experience of being a volunteer firefighter.       ...
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