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09/17/2014 - 11:17am
The Jefferson and Keokuk County Farm Bureaus have teamed up to sponsor a traveling trophy for the Skunk River Rivalry between the Pekin and Sigourney athletic programs to highlight local youths.                 The competition for the trophy began with the 2013-2014 school year and covers all athletic events when the...
09/03/2014 - 12:47pm
The making of quilts began long before European settlers arrived in the New World. People in nearly every part of the world had used padded fabrics for clothing, bedding, and even armor. With the arrival of the English and Dutch settlers in North America, quilting took on a new life and flourished.        ...
09/03/2014 - 12:46pm
Manor House and Deer View Manor booth winners from the grand prize drawing and the bubble gum guessing contest at the 2014 National Night Out. Maleigh Eiben was the bubble gum winner with a guess of 601. There were 679 pieces of bubble gum in the jar. Kim Moore was the grand prize drawing winner of the Kindle Paperwhite.
09/03/2014 - 12:35pm
The Sigourney USDA Service Center participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge after work on Wednesday, Aug. 27 in their parking lot and then nominated other FSA and NRCS offices to do the same.
08/26/2014 - 1:54pm
On Tuesday, Aug. 19, Tri- County Community Schools kicked off the 2014-15 school year with a flag raising ceremony for grades 7-12.   Mr. Denny Phelps, the new superintendent, is a big advocate for this tradition, something he did when he was at Tri-County as principal starting in 2005.   Read the full article in the Aug. 27...
08/26/2014 - 1:49pm
Author, television host and farm equipment authority, Greg Petersonwidely known as “Machinery Pete” will be the keynote speaker at the Vision AG LLC/ Winfield Answer Plot Knowledge event on Thursday, Sept. 4 in Richland.   Read the full article in the Aug. 27 edition of the News-Review.
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