VINTON – The Lions Kids Sight team has conducted similar screenings recently at daycares, Head Start and Tilford Elementary in Vinton. They will be testing kindergarten students at Shellsburg Elementary in October.
INDEPENDENCE – Right before the Varsity Mustang Homecoming Game September 25 the Board of Directors and Superintendent Jean Peterson unveiled the new signage rededicating the Press Box at Leinbaugh Field as the Roger Willey Press Box.
On 09/14/15 at approx. 8:12 am the Bremer County Sheriff's Office took a report of a possible intoxicated driver on Hwy 218 near Plainfield. Upon investigation, deputies arrested Dustin Bramley of Staunton, IL for OWI 2nd.