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  • Loebsack encourages students to apply for fall internships

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, announced his office is now accepting applications from Iowa college students to participate in a Congressional int ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Reisinger awarded $1,500 America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders scholarship

    Clarke Community High School student Hannah Reisinger has been awarded a $1,500 scholarship from America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, a new program spon ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Fry chosen for NAEDA scholarship award

    FENTON, Mo. – Dalton Fry of Osceola has been selected as a recipient of the NAEDA Equipment Dealers Foundation (EDF) Scholarship for the 2015-16 acade ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • New Philips Affiniti 70 Ultrasound technology available for patients at Clarke County Hospital

    Clarke County Hospital announces the arrival of the new Philips Affiniti 70 Ultrasound equipment.The ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:46 am
  • Planning for the future, Osceola wastewater plant, city move on renovations

    A city’s growth and continued development relies on up-to-date, effective wastewater treatment and regulation. This is always a priority for city admi ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • HCI Hospice Care Services selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model

    WEST DES MOINES – HCI Hospice Care Services has been selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model, announced by Health and Human Service ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Mike Van Ahn Memorial Fishing Derby planned

    The Mike Van Ahn Memorial Fishing Derby is planned Friday July 31.Registration is 5 to 5:30 p.m. The ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Loebsack announces more than $7.35 million to support Iowa colleges

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, announced that 27 community colleges, colleges and universities across Iowa have received a total of $7,351,702 fro ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • Grassley regional director to hold area office hours

    Sen. Chuck Grassley’s regional director based in Des Moines, Aaron McKay, will be holding open office hours in Decatur, Clarke and Warren counties on ...
    July 29, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • ClarkeCountyLife.com website goes live

    It’s your “life,” use it!This spring, Clarke County Development Corporation (CCDC), in collaboration ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • Pillars grant application due date changed

    For the remainder of 2015, Clarke County Development Corporation (CCDC) will be accepting grant applications on a quarterly basis rather than a monthl ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • Information for free and reduced lunch

    The Iowa Department of Education, Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services, announced its policy for free and reduced price meals for children unable t ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Kozak earns spot on National Youth Leadership Council

    Blake Kozak, the 2015 Clarke Electric Cooperative (CEC) Youth Tour winner, was chosen to represent the state of Iowa on the National Youth Leadership ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • Author Lori White book signing event planned

    A book signing for author Lori White is planned 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, July 31, at Gina’s Cakes, 130 S. Fillmore St., in Osceola.
    July 21, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Deadline extended: Grassley fall internship applications due Aug. 1

    Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said the deadline for fall internships for college-age Iowans has been extended. Applications will now be accepted through ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • CCRC moves forward, even with new law setbacks

    Clarke County Reservoir Commission (CCRC), faced with a change in Iowa law, which potential significant effects on the planned water supply reservoir ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Democratic chairwoman shares thoughts on historic legislation, Iowa caucuses

    It was a historic week in legislation when Iowa Democratic Party Chairwoman Dr. Andy McGuire stopped by the Osceola Sentinel-Tribune.
    July 21, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Bahls named Clarke’s new curriculum director

    Clarke Community School District has a new curriculum director for the 2015-16 school year.During a ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Hampton receives Lifetime Presidential Volunteer Service award

    For his more than 10,000 hours of service to his community, Jerry Hampton received the Lifetime Presidential Volunteer Service award at a surprise rec ...
    July 15, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • For Clarke, Branstad’s veto ‘just doesn’t cut it’

    After a long-fought school funding battle at the Iowa State House and Senate, Gov. Branstad vetoed a bill that would have given Iowa schools additiona ...
    July 15, 2015 - 8:47 am
  • First Baptist Church to host Thursday Night in the Park

    First Baptist Church is hosting Thursday Night in the Park 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 30.There will be ...
    July 15, 2015 - 8:46 am
  • Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation donates 22 tons of pork to replenish rural food pantries

    IOWA FALLS — Empty freezers in Iowa food pantries will soon be full as the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation and Iowa Select Farms announce the donation ...
    July 15, 2015 - 8:42 am
  • LifePoint to host ‘crusade for kids’

    LifePoint Assembly of God, 801 N. Fillmore, is hosting an exciting family crusade for kids of all ages.
    July 15, 2015 - 8:41 am
  • Clarke-Decatur County FSA reminds of approaching acreage reporting deadline

    Clarke-Decatur County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Jayne Ruble reminds producers of the July 15, 2015, acreage reporting deadline ...
    July 15, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • Sensational slumber

    There’s nothing quite like a good night’s sleep, and one way to ensure that is to have a comfortable mattress to rest on.
    July 15, 2015 - 9:05 am
  • City council makes annual donation to senior center

    Representatives from Osceola Senior Center were appreciative of the support they get from the city of Osceola.
    July 15, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • Completion!

    It was a party that was years in the making.On Thursday, July 9, Osceola Chamber Main Street (OCMS) ...
    July 15, 2015 - 9:05 am
  • Courtyard planting project put on hold

    Surprises can be great when they are well-timed, such as a great gift at a birthday party.However, o ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Reisinger is named scholarship winner

    Hannah Reisinger, daughter of Wil and Carol Reisinger of Osceola, was one of the two recipients of the Clarke County Farm Bureau $250 scholarships off ...
    July 13, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Prescott is named scholarship winner

    Samantha Prescott, daughter of Gerald and Patricia Snyder, was one of the two recipients of the Clarke County Farm Bureau $250 scholarships offered to ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Field trip to the farm in New Virginia

    NEW VIRGINIA — On Wednesday, May 13, more than 60 members of a homeschool group from the Des Moines area participated in a field trip that took them t ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Talent show results announced

    Results for the talent show during Osceola’s Fourth of July festivities.Junior division (ages 2-12)1 ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • We The People Tea Party of Southern Iowa to host Trevor Loudon at Lamoni

    LAMONI — Trevor Loudon, a conservative New Zealand author, speaker and political activist, will be speaking at the Lamoni Community Center 7 p.m. July ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Fry releases new law information

    Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, released information on notable bills passed during the last legislative session that went into effect July 1.
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • FFA receives donation from Farm Bureaus

    Recently, Clarke County Farm Bureau joined nine other counties with a donation in financial support to the South Central District FFA officer team who ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Conservation Station coming to Clarke County Fair

    Water Rocks! presents the Conservation Station — a mobile learning center that educates audiences of all ages about the importance of healthy soil and ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Meet the county fair princess candidates

    These are the candidates for Clarke County Fair princess. They are listed in alphabetical order.Clar ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Loebsack representative to hold office hours

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, will have a member of his staff in southern Iowa for open office hours.
    July 8, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Clarke County Farm Bureau annual meeting report

    The 97th Clarke County Farm Bureau annual meeting was held Thursday, June 4.Over the years, a lot of ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • County fair prince candidates announced

    These are the candidates for Clarke County Fair prince. They are listed in alphabetical order.Clarke ...
    July 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Clarke County Fair Queen candidates announced

    These are the candidates for Clarke County Fair queen. They are listed in alphabetical order.Clarke ...
    July 15, 2015 - 9:05 am
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