INDEPENDENCE – Monday, March 3 marked the 17th annual “Read Across America Day,” hosted by the National Education Association. Typically, the event is held in conjunction with Dr.
VINTON -- Looking for a plan that will help the city improve in the years to come.
It was kind of cool going to Oaktown Grade School as a young boy. My Grandpa Morrison worked as the janitor there.
VINTON — Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) presented Dick Meyer, president of the Benton County Fair Board, with a certificate for controlling the environment in which people have access to drink alcohol at the Benton Country Fair.
Bike enthusiasts everywhere just wait for spring to arrive so they can once again get out on the bike trails and with the right season just around the corner, many of them are already plotting their routes. When you look at the number of trails available to riders, you’ll find that Iowa has some of the best in the country; the Cedar Valley Nature Trail is considered by many to be one of the more scenic routes, especially the stretch in Buchanan County.
VINTON -- Scott Hansen, Benton County’s Emergency Management director, told members of the Izaak Walton League Tuesday night they should be prepared in case of an emergency.
AMES, Iowa -- The week of March 23-29, 2014, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will celebrate the land-grant mission of putting the university’s research and resources to work throughout the state of Iowa.
STORM LAKE -- Sarah Mackey, Center Point, has been awarded the prestigious full tuition Multicultural Scholarship from Buena Vista University (BVU). This scholarship is only given to four individuals annually.
VINTON -- The Benton County Emergency Management conducted a dress rehearsal Wednesday in preparation of a drill next month.
CEDAR RAPIDS — The Benton Community Bobcats couldn’t slow down the Central Clinton attack long enough to put an offensive stretch together to rally in the fourth quarter in a 58-47 loss in the… Comments (0)