06/20/2024 - 1:07pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Fair Queen Committee is proud to present the 2024 Butler County Fair Queen Candidates.  Crowning of the new Queen will take place tonight (Tuesday, June 18) at 7 p.m. in the grandstands. Please join us as we say thank you...


06/20/2024 - 12:59pm
Last weekend was the first of what will be either three or four fairs that I will either cover or help cover this summer. It’s a rite of summer for small-town reporters that some of us enjoy, some of us hate and some of us simply realize that it’s...


A-P sophomore Sully Janssen slides safely to third to record a triple and set up a run on the next play in a 5-3 nightcap win over Dike-New Hartford on Monday last week.

DNH junior Colin Meester came up with three hits and drove in a run as the Wolverines claimed the first of two games at A-P last week, securing the regular season series over the Falcons.
06/20/2024 - 2:01pm
PARKERSBURG - Brett Kleespies found himself talking to the umpires, both from Ames, before Monday’s doubleheaders about how many times Aplington-Parkersburg and Dike-New Hartford had faced each other over recent seasons.  “We typically see [DNH...


06/14/2024 - 6:41pm
Wayne Carroll Dudley, age 93, of Parkersburg, Iowa, was born the son of Barrett “Jack” Overman and Florine Ada (Chance) Dudley on August 23, 1930, in McCallsburg, Iowa.  Wayne attended country school and graduated from Zearing High School in Zearing...

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