Lane named 2014 Missouri Livestock Person of the Year

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Bruce Lane of Lancaster, MO and formerly of California, will be honored at the 2014 Missouri Livestock Symposium on Friday, December 5, 2014, when he is inducted into the Missouri Livestock Symposium’s Livestock Person of the Year Hall of Fame. Lane is the 12th person to be selected for this honor.  Those selected have made…

Kirksville Leadership Institute Students Graduate


The Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce 2014 Kirksville Leadership Institute students recently graduated from the nine-month program.  The purpose of the Kirksville Leadership Institute is to build strong, competent leadership for the Kirksville area, motivate emerging and existing leaders, and develop each participant’s potential for community leadership and decision-making by exposing them to the realities,…

Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra Presents Concerts for Kids


Saturday, November 8, 2014, the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will present KIDSYMPHONY Concert for Families in three locations: 11:00 a.m. – Bridge View Center in Ottumwa; 2:00 p.m. – Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium in Mt. Pleasant; and 4:30 p.m. – Capitol Theater in Burlington. Performing Prokofiev’s masterpiece for children “Peter and the Wolf,” Southeast…

2014 Missouri Livestock Symposium Features America’s Cowboy


Ken McNabb of Cody, Wyoming returns to the Missouri Livestock Symposium as one of several nationally recognized equine experts sharing their knowledge with horse enthusiasts in Kirksville, Missouri on December 5-6, 2014. Although the Symposium will feature a superb equine experience, it also has nationally known authorities who will speak on beef cattle, sheep, meat…

“Catapult” at Indian Hills Community College

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OTTUMWA — Catapult, best known for their appearances on Season 8 of “America’s Got Talent,” will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, in Indian Hills Community College’s St. John Auditorium. Catapult performed four times for the “America’s Got Talent” judges and wowed millions of viewers with their impressive routines. Complimentary tickets will be…

3rd Annual Old Iron Show and Swap Meet

Saturday, September 27, 2014 – 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sunday, September 28, 2014 – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Wapello County Fairgrounds, Eldon, Iowa Hosted by: Eldon Masonic Lodge, New Hope Lodge #480 Attractions: car show (1958 and older), tractor show (at least 50 years old), and crafts Addmission: FREE Website:

Benefit for Little Christian


Benefit for Little Christian Where : Chariton Eagle’s Club When: Saturday September 13th, 2014 4-6 pm: Freewill Donation supper 6pm: Auction Ben and Nicole Clark – children of Rusty and Debbie Clark of Chariton, and Darla Tuinstra-Clasemn of Newton, found out at 21 weeks gestation that their unborn baby, Christian, was diagnosed with a Congenital…