Clarke County Newswire

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  1. Shiloh survivors meetRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Http

    ... which took place April 6-7, 1862. Delegations from Chariton and Woodburn were met at the train station by Clarke County veterans, other members of the Grand Army of the Republic Post and citizens. Headed by the drum corps, they were escorted to the ...

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  2. Get to know your supervisor candidatesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Http

    Two candidates are running in a local race in this year's November elections - Clarke County Board of Supervisors District No.

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  3. Another successful third grade field dayRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Http

    Five classes from Clarke Community School and one class from Murray arrived on buses at Clarke County Fairgrounds 10 a.m. on Wednesday morning and unloaded into the show arena at Clarke County Fairgrounds to organize and get ready for an educational ag learning day.

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  4. Louise Hart OsceolaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Http

    ... years. She was employed by Dr. Harkin's hospital, Dr. Lauvstad and Dr. Armitage at their medical clinic and Clarke County Hospital as an aide and later as a physical therapist assistant. When Louise retired from the hospital, she worked in the home ...

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  5. Darrell Reynolds OsceolaRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Http

    ... at a later time. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Darrell grew up on a farm in Clarke County, where his family farmed and operated a Grade A dairy farm. When he was 19, Darrell entered Iowa State University for six months ...

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  6. First saleRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Http

    During a Sept. 11 Clarke County Reservoir Commission meeting, the CCRC unanimously approved the purchase of land from Linda Abbott and Rick Oshel for the reservoir project in Clarke County.

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  7. SheriffRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Http

    ... with conspiracy to recruit a minor to sell drugs 11:58 a.m. Sept. 11. As of Sept. 12, Pett is being held in Clarke County Jail awaiting bond to be posted after being arraigned. Shane Kirk Busick of Murray reported two packs of cigarettes, a ...

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  8. Committee to review, approve Clarke County Hazard Mitigation PlanRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Http

    ... about the draft. There are several ways to access the plan in mid-September. Hard copies can be found at the Clarke County Emergency Management Agency in the courthouse in Osceola, Osceola City Hall, Murray City Hall and Woodburn City Hall. An ...

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  9. Noel Duane Hitt HumestonRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Http

    ... son of Mary Jewel (Chapman) and Walter Teddy Hitt, was born Sept. 8, 1925, on a farm in Franklin Township, Clarke County, and spent his early years in that area. When he was 17, his family moved from their farm near Derby to a farm near LeRoy, where ...

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  10. Heston-Danner reunionRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Http

    ... from Ohio in the covered wagon. The Heston family had the honor of hosting the national Heston reunion at the Clarke County fairgrounds in the early 1960s. These thoughts that I write to you came to me as I traveled by the old homesteads, remembered ...

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  11. Clarke County Farm Bureau Cookout contest overall winnerRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Http

    The 16th annual Clarke County Farm Bureau Cookout contest was held Saturday, July 19, in conjunction with the Clarke County 4-H and FFA fair.

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  12. Clarke County Fair cutest baby contest resultsRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Http

    Murray FFA Members hosted the fourth annual "Down on the Farm" Cute Baby Contest, Saturday, July 19, during the Clarke County Fair.

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  13. Cover crop tour plannedRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Http

    Clarke County and Decatur County Farm Bureaus have teamed up to bring the public a cover crop and soil health field tour and meeting, Monday, Sept.

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  14. Official DesignationRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Http

    On Tuesday, Aug. 19, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds was at Salford Farm Machinery in Osceola to designate Clarke County as the state's third Home Base Iowa Community.

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  15. Danny Jackson Grand RiverRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Http

    ... Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St., Osceola. The Rev. Chuck DeVos officiated. Interment was in Hebron Cemetery, Clarke County. Memorials may be given to his family for a fitting tribute. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Danny ...

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  16. Virginia Fenn MurrayRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Http

    ... in Osceola. Virginia was educated at Madison Country School No. 5, known as “Brush College” in Clarke County, and graduated from Murray High School in 1942. She went on to teach at a country school for a year. Virginia went on to teach ...

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  17. Danny Jackson - " Grand RiverRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Http

    Funeral services for Danny Jackson, 62, of Grand River will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Kale Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St., Osceola. Interment will be in Hebron Cemetery in Clarke County. Open visitation will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday with family present 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  18. Betty Kemp Port Orange, Fla.Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Http

    ... a Graveside Service at the Osceola Cemetery, lunch will follow at the church. Betty was born July 17, 1929, in Clarke County, Iowa, one of two daughters born to Ray Rarick and Leona (Woodard) Rarick. After graduation from Weldon High School in 1947, ...

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  19. Page begins term on city councilRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Http

    ... years and seven and a-half months. Gay is currently a stay-at-home father. McKnight has been a resident of Clarke County since 1991, eventually graduating from Clarke Community High School. He has children in Clarke Community School District and is ...

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  20. UnityPoint at Home grand openingRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Http

    ... said Todd Richard, vice president of operations for UnityPoint at Home. “Osceola is already home to Clarke County Hospital, a community network hospital affiliate of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines, and UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine ...

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