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  • Hoven's license reinstated, placed on permanent probation

    An Osceola chiropractor who had his license suspended for inappropriate sexual comments and touching of patients has had his license reinstated and pu ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 4:09 pm
  • open house planned

    An open house for Southern Iowa Resources for Families (SIRF) is scheduled 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8., at its new Osceola location next to Crossro ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Stroke, osteoporosis screenings coming soon

    Residents living in and around the Osceola community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Hagie Manufacturing honors 88 Iowa Farm Environmental Leader Award recipients

    More than 88 Iowa farm families named Iowa Farm Environmental Leader award recipients were honored at a special recognition luncheon hosted by Hagie M ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Soccer challenge results

    These are the results of the Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge Penalty Kick competition held during the Osceola Latino Festival.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Boyers recognized with Governor Award

    Jason and Amy Boyer of Weldon were honored at a special ceremony at the Iowa State Fair where they received the Iowa Farm Environmental Leader Award f ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Osceola author releases new book nationwide

    Author L. Martin announces the nationwide release of his new book, “Follow’n a Dream,” where he shares an exciting story about love, dreams and advent ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Fry releases information on Legislative Page program

    Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, released information on the Iowa Legislative Page program.  Each year, the Iowa House of Representatives, the Iowa Senate an ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Local barns feaured in All State Barn Tour

    The 2014 All State Barn Tour will be held Sept. 27 and 28.Historic restored barns throughout Iowa wi ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Free rifle shooting experience

    Russell Sportsmen’s Club and Southern Prairie Pheasants Forever will sponsor a free .22-rimfire rifle shooting experience for youths 2 p.m. Sunday, Se ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Juvenile homicide resistance training seminar planned

    Creston and Leon Community Partnerships for Protecting Children presents “Why Teens Kill,” a juvenile homicide resistance training with America’s lead ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Do you have what it takes?

    When applying for a job, most places don’t make you run a timed mile and a-half run. But, a physical fitness test is a requirement if you want to be a ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • This week is Constitution Week

    Constitution Week is the commemoration of America’s most important document. It is celebrated annually during the week of Sept. 17-23.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Proactive process

    If Clarke Elementary Vice Principal Randy Bolton sees two students have a tense interaction in the school hallway, he knows there’s a quick way to fix ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • First sale

    It was a day that had been decades in the making. During a Sept. 11 Clarke County Reservoir Commissi ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Sheriff

    Hector Dario Hernandez, 23, of Osceola was charged with contempt of court 2 a.m. Sept. 9. The original date of the offense was June 19, 2013.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Green Hills AEA meeting scheduled

    The Board of Directors of the Green Hills AEA will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. This meeting will be held by c ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • College news

    Des Moines Area Community CollegeDes Moines Area Community College (DMACC) President Rob Denson rece ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • Committee to review, approve Clarke County Hazard Mitigation Plan

    For more than two years, a committee of interested persons have been working on a hazard mitigation plan for the entire county.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • Clean up this fall at Highway Lumber

    Highway Lumber is now accepting entries for two $500 shopping sprees.Two local winners, selected at ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Fry receives Farm Bureau endorsement

    Iowa Farm Bureau’s PAC recently designated Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, as a “Friend of Agriculture.”Io ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Nawab joins Greater Regional Medical staff

    Greater Regional Medical Center welcomes Qurrat-Ul-Ain “Annie” Nawab, M.D., to the Greater Regional medical staff.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:27 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. 
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:27 am
  • Loebsack office now accepting Service Academy nominations

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, recently announced his office is now accepting applications for nomination to the U.S. Service Academies for the 20 ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • DAR news

    The Nancy McKay Harsh Chapter of the Daughter of the American Revolution meeting was held at The Homestead in Greenfield 9:30 a.m. Aug. 9.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Fry receives Iowa Corn Growers endorsement

    Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, recently received the endorsement of the Iowa Corn Growers Association PAC for the 2014 campaign cycle.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Joe and Joanie Boggs recognized with Governor Award

    Joe and Joanie Boggs of Weldon were honored at a special ceremony at the Iowa State Fair where they received the Iowa Farm Environmental Leader Award ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:22 am

    Osceola officially has a new city logo.During a Sept. 2 Osceola City Council meeting, the council ap ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • Fry stresses hometown, conservative values during fundraiser

    When Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, started his first campaign for state representative years ago, three words came to his mind — listen, learn and lead.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Escaped Decatur County inmate captured

    LEON — An inmate — who escaped from Decatur County Jail Friday — was captured by local and state law enforcement officers shortly before midnight Satu ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Reader Poll

    Clarke's homecoming coronation is 1:25 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26. What is your favorite thing about homecoming?
    The coronation
    The game
    The parade