Home » County News You are browsing entries filed in “County News”

Summer intern will write for newspapers

Holly Davis

Holly Davis, who graduated from Valley Falls High School Sunday, will join the Davis Publications staff this summer. Among her duties will be writing news and feature stories for the Independent and Vindicator. She grew up as a member of the publishing family and is the daughter of Corey and Diana Davis, Valley Falls. She […]

May 22nd, 2013 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Festival Theme

The 2013 Oskaloosa Old Settlers’ Festival theme is “Honoring Jefferson Countians of Past and Present.”

May 21st, 2013 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Annual iris party delayed one week

“We have a problem. The iris party is next week and we have no blooms yet!” Jim McGrath said.

May 21st, 2013 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Nutrition, reading topics for summer program

Children from third grade up are invited to participate in a summer nutrition and reading program to be held in Oskaloosa starting May 31.

May 21st, 2013 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Jefferson County election results

Following are the election results from Linda Buttron, Jefferson County Election Officer.

April 15th, 2013 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Jefferson County Election results from April 2

Following are the unofficial election results from the Jefferson County Election Office. Only the two main questions and the few races are reported: Jefferson County North, USD 339 Bond issue passed with 77% support: Yes —333 No —98 Meriden-Ozawkie area library district question passed with 85% support: Yes—332 No—59 Races — USD 338, Valley Falls, […]

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

Presidential race brings 60 percent of Jefferson County voters to the polls

A total of 7,765 voters cast ballots in Jefferson County Tuesday, 60 percent of the total registered.

November 7th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Davis Publications offers subscriptions to electronic versions of county newspapers

In the past, JeffCountyNews.com has provided a small amount of news and features at no charge.

October 8th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Meeting will explore return of fireworks Lake Perry

A meeting to plan for a Perry Lake fireworks show next July 4th weekend is being held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at Dukes Bar & Grill at Lake Perry Yacht & Marina.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Enrollment drops despite high test scores at USD 338

It was the highest of the highs and lowest of the lows when the Valley Falls school board met Sept. 10.

September 24th, 2012 | Posted in County News | Read More »

Recently Commented