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Jenkins hears from concerned Jefferson countians

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by Dennis Sharkey Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins will head back to Washington, D.C., next month with a sack of concerns after a stop in Oskaloosa last week. About 40 people stood and sat elbow to elbow in the Oskaloosa Public Library conference room last Friday to hear from their elected representative to Congress and to voice […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in Government,The Independent | Read More »

Jefferson County man sentenced to prison for shooting half-brother

Bryan E. Poeverlein

A Sarcoxie township man was sentenced to prison last week for shooting his half-brother.

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

School essay lands Father of the Year award for Perry man

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Story and photos by Carolyn Kaberline When Shane Hill of Perry was asked to write an essay about a father figure in his life, he had no trouble coming up with a subject: the man who adopted him almost three years ago, Thomas Hill. That essay led to Thomas being named the 2011 Kansas City […]

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Perry School District,Schools,The Vindicator | Read More »

Open house will honor Jim Marietta

An open house Aug. 31 at the Jefferson County Conservation District office will be held to honor Jim Marietta, district conservationist, who is retiring after 28 years.

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Sept. 1 is NAP application closing date for certain crops

Sept. 1 is the application closing date for certain crops under the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program.

August 28th, 2011 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Betty Lou Anderson

Betty Lou Anderson, 83, Meriden, died Aug. 21, 2011, at the Village Villa Nursing Center in Nortonville.

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Melville Gray

Melville W. Gray

Melville W. Gray, 85, died at Lawrence Memorial Hospital Aug. 20, 2011, after a brief illness.

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Georgia Pryor

Georgia L. Pryor, 69, Meriden, died Aug. 19, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Topeka.

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Hubert Kimberlin

Hubert A. Kimberlin

Hubert A. Kimberlin, 95, McLouth, died Aug. 17, 2011, at the F.W. Huston Senior Living Center, Winchester.

August 27th, 2011 | Posted in Obituaries | Read More »

Margaret Hendrix

Margaret Lorraine Hendrix, 90, rural Oskaloosa, died Aug. 12, 2011, at her home.

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