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Courthouse records: Sept. 9, 2010

District court— Traffic: Other traffic violations— Justin L. Kirkwood, Hoyt, failure to wear seat belt, fine plus cost $5; Deborah A. Price, Tonganoxie, DUI and improper driving on laned roadway, $593.50 and two days in jail; Ronald L. Wilcox Jr., Ozawkie, failure to yield at a stop or yield sign and driving while suspended, $168.50. […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in County News,Courthouse Records | Read More »

Bank of McLouth to join with Everest Bancshares

The Bank of McLouth announced this week that an application has been submitted to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors requesting permission to complete an acquisition of the bank by Everest Bancshares Inc. Final approval and completion of the transaction is expected within 90 days of the acceptance of the application by the Federal Reserve. […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Friends of Center Place plan sale

Friends of The Center Place in Oskaloosa are planning a garage sale Oct. 1 at The Little Red Barn and are accepting donations good, clean, working items from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, and from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Sept. 27 through 30. Questions can be directed to Raenell at 785-863-3190. Other events […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in County News,The Independent | Read More »

Valley Falls High School names candidates, plans for homecoming

Valley Falls High School will hold its homecoming Friday, Sept. 10, with a football contest between the Dragons and the McLouth Bulldogs. Activities begin Thursday with a punt, pass, catch and kick competition at 6:30 p.m. and a car smash at 7:15. There will not be a bonfire this year, so activities should end by […]

September 10th, 2010 | Posted in County News,Schools,The Vindicator,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Huston Medical Center offers new x-ray technology

The F.W. Huston Medical Center, Winchester, now offers new x-ray technology called Computed Radiography for conventional X-ray services. Images produced by the CR reader are digital—completely computerized and stored electronically—which reduces the risk of lost or stolen films. This new equipment not only decreases the radiation dose received by patients, but also produces high quality […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Business,County News | Read More »

Meriden Library seeking to get on general election ballot

by Dennis Sharkey The Meriden Library board has withdrawn a petition to put a question to voters in November. Board members had collected the proper amount of signatures to put a question on the ballot, however, differences between the city of Meriden’s attorney and county counselors have stalled the process. County Clerk Linda Buttron said […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in County Commission,Government,Meriden,Municipalities,The Independent,The Vindicator | Read More »

Oskaloosa Bears upend McLouth, 32-6

Oskaloosa Bears Mitch Boucher breaks through a wall of defense put up by McLouth. Story and photos by Dennis Sharkey The Oskaloosa Bears used a fierce running attack and some timely defensive plays to upend rival McLouth on Friday night 32-6. After a three-and-out opening series for the Bulldogs, the Bears marched down the field […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Sports,The Independent | Read More »

City of Oskaloosa will not pay for time spent on letter

by Dennis Sharkey A letter written by B & G Consultants to building owner Phil Cline will not be paid for by the city of Oskaloosa. The council met with Brian Kingsley with B & G Consultants last week to get an explanation about the letter. Last month the city received a bill for $246 […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Oskaloosa | Read More »

Valley Falls could partner with Rural Water District No. 5

by Clarke Davis Consolidated Rural Water District No. 5 is in the process of developing wells to supply water to its customers and has the potential of being the backup water source for the city of Valley Falls. City councilman Paul Burns and utilities superintendent Daryl Courter attended a District No. 5 meeting recently and […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Government,Municipalities,Valley Falls | Read More »

Tiger golfers top 2nd tournament

The Jefferson West Lady Tiger Golf Team won its second consecutive golf tournament Sept. 1 at the Perry-Lecompton Invitational at Alvamar Golf Course in Lawrence. This was an all-day tournament that was shortened to nine holes because of inclement weather. The Tigers managed to win first place by 35 strokes over runner-up Council Grove. There […]

September 9th, 2010 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

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