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Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success, through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a...
I’ve traveled on the lower Mississippi several times. One of the best experiences is being able to visit beautiful ante-bellum plantations and mansions that have been lovingly restored as either private homes, museums or event centers.  Natchez, Mississippi is an amazing town filled with beauty,...
Pastor Appreciation Sunday was observed at Bolan Trinity UM Church on Sunday.  Pastor Cory received many cards and some gifts as we all appreciate her ministry especially during this Coronavirus pandemic.  Special music featured the taped song entitled, “Pastor’s Song.” After worship services on...
In our October meeting, we elected our officers for the 2020-2021 4-H year. Our officers are President Kelsie Kinne; Vice President Hannah Lanphere; Treasurer Tianna Charleson; Secretary Cece Hill; Recorder Sydney Schilling; Historians Paige and Blake Barker; Activity Coordinators Marli and Kamryn...
Mary Irons, a senior Animal Science student at  Iowa State University,  was one of 11 students enrolled in AnS 317B, Fundamentals of Equine Behavior and Training for Yearlings, this past summer and fall. As part of this class, each student spent time with 2-3 assigned horses, conditioning and...
It’s wonderful how many kind people know that I love cookbooks. My latest gift came from Becky Okerlund and is a Junior League book I had not seen before. “Pig Out: Selected Recipes from the Junior League” of Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa (1986, WCF Publications, Waterloo, Iowa) is a thick, spiral-...
Twenties Club met on Monday, October 12, at the Olson Pavilion with 14 members present. Hostess was Gerry Arnold with co-hostess Gloria Fallgatter. The meeting was called to order by Sandy Olson, president. The group started the meeting by reading the lyrics to Helen Reddy's song "I Am Woman."...
Pictured are those at Cynthia Vold Forde's one year old birthday party 80 years ago.
The NHS Class of 1957 had a 63 year reunion at the Woodfire Grille Restaurant in Diamond Jo’s Casino on October 3.   The “odd-year” reunion was a success, despite just a few attendees, due to COVID fears. Included were Jerry and Betty Brunsvold of Lake Mills, Ann and Dave Stevens of Northwood,...
The incoming undergraduate class at the University of Iowa for fall 2021 has yet again topped previous records in achievement with a higher average high school grade-point average (GPA), at 3.78, than any previous class. The average high school GPA for the classes of 2023 and 2022 were 3.76 and 3....
Our Share Shoppe is a treasure trove of goodies and cookbooks are just one of them. When people outgrow their cookbooks, some are donated to the Shoppe so are just waiting for cooks to scoop them up. The most recent one I found is OLD…so old that the cover price is 95 cents! It was published by...

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Northwood, IA 50459

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