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  1. Larry Glenn OsceolaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Http

    ... Larry Lee Glenn, son of Eva Mae (Leeson) and Rolla Raymond Glenn, was born Sept. 1, 1936, in Clarke County. Larry grew up and has lived most of his life in the Clarke County area. He was inducted into the U.S. Army on Oct. 4, 1960. On May 20, 1961, ...

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  2. Frances Tolly OsceolaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Http

    ... Henrichs officiated. Interment was in Leon Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Osceola Fire Department or Clarke County Fair. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Frances was a homemaker and also worked outside of the home at ...

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  3. Judy Brown OsceolaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Http

    ... Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to her family to go to the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation and Clarke County Fair. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Judy Ann Brown, daughter of Florence “Mick” ...

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  4. Perfect presentsRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Http

    OST photo by AMY HANSEN The presents in Clarke County's Toys for Christmas program are ready to be wrapped for the holiday season.

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  5. Judy Brown OsceolaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Http

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, at Kale Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St. Interment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be given to her family to go to the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation and Clarke County Fair.

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  6. Darrell Flaherty OsceolaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Http

    ... along with Gerald Edwards, started Farm and Home in Osceola. He sold his interest in 1975. Darrell was on Clarke County Development Corporation Board and Clarke County Hospital Board. He was also a member of Clarke County Association of Realtors, ...

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  7. True act of kindnessRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Http

    Hibernating - that's what the animals at Clarke County Animal Shelter will be doing this winter, at least according to Jovee Blakely, 4, of Osceola.

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  8. Osceola to have Healthy Iowans meetingRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Http

    The Southern Iowa Council of Governments is partnering with the Healthy Clarke County Coalition, members of the Osceola community, Clarke County Public Health and the Iowa Department of Public Health to identify and implement strategies to make the Osceola community a healthier place to live.

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  9. Alice Gracey TruroRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Http

    ... United Church of Christ. The Rev. Shonda Deranaleau officiated. Interment was in Fields Cemetery in Clarke County. Kale Funeral Home, Truro, was in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be given to Truro Congregational United Church of Christ or ...

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  10. Peggy Otto MurrayRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Http

    ... St., Osceola. The Rev. James “Pete” R. Sheesley officiated. Interment was in Union Cemetery in Clarke County. Memorials may be directed to her family for a fitting tribute to be decided at a later date. Online condolences may be left ...

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  11. Alice Gracey - " TruroRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Http

    Funeral services for Alice B. Gracey, 93, of Truro will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Truro Congregational United Church of Christ. Interment will be in Fields Cemetery in Clarke County. Visitation with family present will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Kale Funeral Home, 445 N. West St., Truro.

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  12. Bob Piercy OsceolaRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Http

    ... Main St. The Rev. Chuck DeVos officiated. Interment was in Maple Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to Clarke County Animal Shelter. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com. Robert Eugene “Bob” Piercy, son of ...

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  13. Get connectedRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Http

    Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, whose hometown is Osceola, designated Clarke County as a Connect Iowa community during Clarke County Development Corporation's fall community development forum at the Lyric Theater Monday, Nov. 10. Connect Iowa, in partnership with the Iowa Economic Development Authority, is working to ensure that all Iowans can experience ... (more)

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  14. Helen Henry WoodburnRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Http

    ... Cora (Swartzlander) and Orven Pearl Crawford, was born Sept. 27, 1930, in Warren County. Helen was a lifetime Clarke County resident and spent many years as an Avon representative, was a member of Do Se Ola Square Dance Club and was an Elder for ...

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  15. Noel Duane Hitt HumestonRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Http

    ... Teddy Hitt and Mary Jewel (Chapman) Hitt. He was born September 8, 1925, on a farm in Franklin Township, Clarke County, Iowa, and spent his early years in that area. As a young man he attended Goshen Baptist Church. At the age of 12, his father led ...

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  16. Juanita Hanon Willett Surprise, Ariz.Read the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Http

    ... 1942 and started farming in Union County. Juanita attended Simpson College. Initially, she taught in Union and Clarke County rural schools, moving to Murray Community School, in the mid-fifties where she taught until retiring in the mid-eighties. ...

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  17. 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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  18. Get to know your supervisor candidatesRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | 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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  19. Another successful third grade field dayRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | 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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  20. Louise Hart OsceolaRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | 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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