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Southern Iowa Junk Jaunt set for June 5-6 - Daily Iowegian
A Southern Iowa Junk Jaunt will be held in several local communities June 5 and 6. Brooke Johnson of Centerville is spearheading the event planning, and hopes it will help highlight what southern Iowa has to offer. “I think it’s really important that ...
Tight team race after first day of state meet - Daily Iowegian
LIVERMORE, Iowa — Seven golf teams were present for the opening day of the Class 3-A Iowa High School boys’ state golf tournament. And heading into Saturday, all seven still have some shot at winning. The first and last place team were separated by a ...
Music industry expert's advice for country radio stations? Play fewer songs by women - Daily Iowegian
Radio consultant Keith Hill brands himself as "the world's leading authority on music scheduling" and he has advice for country radio stations everywhere: Don't play too many songs by female artists. Seriously, he says — it's bad for ratings and he has ...
Centerville High School’s ‘Oz’ production recognized - Daily Iowegian
The recipients of the 2014-2015 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards have been announced with Centerville High School being recognized for their production of “The Wizard of Oz.” Centerville received special recognition for effective integration of ...
Centerville museum features hometown history - Daily Iowegian
Governor Terry Brandstad recently signed a proclamation making the week of June 8-14 Iowa Museum Week. While making the proclamation, the Governor stated, "Iowa's museums play a crucial role in preserving the historical fabric, natural resources and memory ...
Robert ‘Bob’ Michael Seeley - Daily Iowegian
Robert "Bob" Michael Seeley, 62, of Baxter, Iowa passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. A visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. at Bethany United Church of Christ in Baxter today. Funeral services will be on Saturday ...
Threat of shaming via billboards, Facebook nets Pa. county $40K in one week - Daily Iowegian
SUNBURY, Pa. — One Pennsylvania county's latest collection effort — publicly shaming people who owe money — has accounted for a $40,000 windfall in less than a week. The plan to out the more than 700 individuals who owe money in fines and court ...
May is Mental Health Month: Addressing Mental Health #B4Stage4 - Daily Iowegian
Unbeknownst to many, the month of May is known for more than just Cinco de Mayo or Memorial Day. May is Mental Health Month, recognized nationally by advocates, patients and healthcare providers alike. Although the month is nearly over, addressing mental ...
TBT: Manhunt near Unionville, Iowa - Daily Iowegian
May of 1962 was a busy month in Appanoose County. Not only did the Continental Flight 11 crash occupy law enforcement personnel, but just a few days later, Gayno Smith took a shotgun and killed five members of the Andrew McBeth family in Hedrick.
More than 500 attend first Bike Night - Daily Iowegian
Centerville’s first Friday Night Thunder Bike Night, held Friday, May 22 on the Centerville Square, was a success, drawing more than 200 bikes and 500 riders to the event. According to one of the organizers, Becky Maxwell, the turn out was what they were ...
Betty Virginia Greene - Daily Iowegian
Betty Virginia Greene, 91, of Silvis, Illinois, died Monday, May 25, 2015, while residing at Rosewood Care Center in Moline, Illinois. Cremation will take place at Trimble Crematory, and graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Philadelphia ...
Rilla L. Burgher - Daily Iowegian
Rilla L. Burgher, 90, of Centerville, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015 at the Centerville Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on Aug. 31, 1924 in Decatur, Illinois, the daughter of William and Daisy (Dickerson) Heintze. At a young age, Rilla moved with ...
Mildred Ethel (Gragg) Shepherd - Daily Iowegian
Mildred Ethel (Gragg) Shepherd was born on Dec. 20, 1915 southeast of Clio, Iowa to Myron and Iva (Hughes) Gragg and went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Corydon Nursing and Rehab in Corydon at the age of 99 years. Funeral ...
Blues based John-Paul Jones group to perform at Majestic - Daily Iowegian
The John-Paul Jones Group, featuring Centerville native John Paul Jones, will be performing two live blues/rock shows along with southeast Iowa’s own acoustic bluesman Tony Blew with comedic host Tiffany Buehneman at the Majestic Theater in Centerville.
Redettes miss state cut by six strokes - Daily Iowegian
MENLO — A strong season came to an abrupt end for the Centerville Redettes, who were in serious contention for a state berth at the 5x80 Golf and Country Club on Tuesday. The odds on favorite, Atlantic, won the Class 3-A Region 2 final by a wide margin.