JEFFERSON — The Panorama volleyballers came up short in a pair of two-game matches at Greene County Tuesday. South Central Calhoun (15-11) was a 25-11, 25-15 winner over Panorama (5-6), with Greene County (9-5) a 25-10, 30-28 victor. SCC defeated the hosts, 25-21, 21-18, in the other match. Angel PoldbergContinue Reading

September 13, 2021 No activity reported. September 14, 2021 Officers responded to a theft report in the 2100 block of Greene Street. September 15, 2021 Officers took a report of theft of services in the 500 block of Main Street. Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in theContinue Reading

Visitation for Barbara Ann Laws, 79, of Perry will be held from 1-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27 at Hastings Funeral Home in Perry. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Barbara died Sept. 19, 2021, at the MercyOne Medical Center inContinue Reading

As currently drawn, the Dallas County Supervisors districts date from 2011. Dallas County Temporary Redistricting Commission met Thursday to begin redrawing the map of the three Dallas County Supervisor districts in light of the new U.S. Census numbers. The supervisors, who are all Republicans, established the commission in May andContinue Reading

A two-vehicle crash on Iowa Highway 14, north of Marshalltown sent two people – William Murphy of Waterloo and David Muhlena of Union – to the hospital Tuesday afternoon. According to the Iowa State Patrol report, Murphy, driving a 2018 Chevrolet K2500, crossed the center line. Muhlena, driving a 2000Continue Reading

Art is starting to fill the south wall of the Tremont Building in downtown Marshalltown, where a Baltimore artist is turning a blank canvas into Marshalltown’s largest mural to date. Justin Nethercut, a globally traveling street artist, was selected as the finalist from more than 40 applicants from muralists acrossContinue Reading

Twelve men and one woman were awarded Quilts of Valor from the Central Iowa Quilt Sew-ciety members. The event was held at the Grace church. President Marilyn Kidd welcomed the guests, Marshalltown combined Legion and VFW, and Pastor Bob Kosbau. Veterans histories were read by guild members Gloria DeBower andContinue Reading

Tough times and hard news continue for Riverside Cemetery. General Manager Dorie Tammen received word the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied the latest funding appeal. After the August 2020 derecho ripped through the cemetery and caused hundreds of thousands of dollars of damages, Tammen applied for FEMA funds toContinue Reading

A strong Roland-Story team posted a 3-0 win over Perry in HOIC volleyball Thursday. The Norse won on scores of 25-15, 25-11, and 25-19. The guests saw their record climb to 15-4 overall and 4-0 in conference play with the win while Perry fell to 1-13, 0-3. Peyton Tunink hadContinue Reading