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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 1:52pm
Candidates for federal, state and county office will learn the decision of voters regarding their future as elected officials. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Polls throughout Iowa will be open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. In Hancock County, contested...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 2:03pm
GARNER - Senator Tom Harkin’s Senior Constituent Advocate Kim Taylor, will present the Bronze Star Medal and the Prisoner of War Medal to the family of PFC Lawrence Butz. Lawrence served in the U.S. Army from May 1941 Until September 1945...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 11:25am
Russel Tebben, 81, of Corwith, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Iowa Specialty Hospital, Clarion.             A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 31, at St. John’...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 11:12am
            The West Hancock Community Schools had a visit from a live version of their mascot last week.             Angel, a 15-year-old bald Eagle from The...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:43am
Youngsters line up outside the Averhy Theatre for treats during the Halloween Treats on the Street event at Garner, Saturday, Oct. 25. Over 300 youngsters (and parents) took part in the costumed parade, sponsored by the Garner Chamber of Commerce...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:23am
  The West Hancock School Board approved changes to the high school dress code during their regular meeting Oct. 20.             High School principal Dan Peterson said he sought the...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:20am
GARNER – The Garner Chamber of Commerce welcomes Noordam Holdings, L.L.C., the new owners of North Iowa Printing Co. (NIPCO). Noordam Holdings purchased the business from Bob Sniezek who retired. The transaction became official, Oct. 10. A...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:03am
GARNER – As a former member of the Cedar Rapids City Council and a business owner, Monica Vernon enjoys talking to local government officials as she travels about the state campaigning. Vernon is the running mate of State Senator Jack Hatch...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:58am
GARNER – How do you know if a princess is a real princess? The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura drama and music departments will present musical, “Once Upon a Mattress,” Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7-8 at the high school auditorium. Both...
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 5:01pm
                    The West Hancock football team will host their first round playoff game tonight against Denver. The Eagles 28-6 victory over Bishop-...
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:56pm
                    The West Hancock volleyball team concluded their 2014 season last Tuesday at home. The Eagles fell to West Fork in the first round of...
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:52pm
      David may have been able to slay Goliath, but GHV wasn’t able to pull off that kind of upset last week as the Cardinals finished their football season against Clear Lake. The Lions moved down to Class 2A this season and...
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:49pm
  Cross-Country season ended for the GHV/WH girls’ squad last week as the Cardinals competed in the Class 3A State Qualifying meet. The Cards traveled to Perry on Thursday hoping to advance to the State Meet but were unable to extend...
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:47pm
It’s been an exceptional season to date for the GHV boys’ cross-country team and the Cardinals are finishing strong. After winning a number of team titles throughout the season the Cards won the biggest of the year on Thursday as they...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:40pm
A Britt native has been recognized at the national level for her excellence in music education and willingness to advocate for arts and talented and gifted education in the State of Iowa.          ...
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