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Threshing Bee returns

Bill Robinson

Bill Robinson loads hay into the grain separator at the McLouth Threshing Bee Friday afternoon.

September 26th, 2013 | Posted in County News,Featured | Read More »

Fall Festival harvest sorghum in preparation for weekend

Sorghum maker Meryln Mahoney

A crew of 10 men armed with cornknives harvested an acre of sorghum cane Saturday morning near Meriden in preparation for the annual Fall Festival and Swap Meet at Cottonwood Station Sept. 28 and 29.

September 26th, 2013 | Posted in Featured | Read More »

Author describes trading city life for the farm

Author June Hilbert

June Hilbert was a city girl with no farm background. But she was wooed by a farmer and has spent almost 30 years chasing after cows that were on the wrong side of the fence or having trouble birthing a calf.

September 26th, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

Hopes the city will listen: A library with a vision

Delaware Township Library

The Delaware Township Library Board members would like the city officials to see their vision of making the library the cultural center of the community and help them create it.

“We really had our hopes up when we first approached the city, knowing they were moving to new quarters,” librarian Amy Lassiter said.

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted in The Vindicator | Read More »

Roadwork ahead

Road Work

A crew from Little Joe’s Asphalt goes to work during Monday afternoon’s heat.

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted in The Independent | Read More »

Jefferson County royalty

New Jefferson County 4-H Fair royalty was crowned Aug. 6 during fair activities.

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted in County News,Uncategorized | Read More »

Budget approved by commission

The county commission held a hearing to approve the county budget on Monday. Roughly five department heads were present for the hearing.

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted in Government | Read More »

Bricks for the historical church

Betty Jane Wilson

Betty Jane Wilson holds up a brick she intends to purchase as a fundraiser for the Historical Shrine Church project in Valley Falls.

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted in Featured,The Vindicator | Read More »

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