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…

Heartland Humane’s Pizza Picnic in the Park

September 6, 2014 Heartland Humane’s  Pizza Picnic in the Park provided by Papa John’s  12 – 2pm Proceeds go to Heartland’s Bailout Fund to save City dogs. $5 for pizza (picnic tables to the right of the fenced area) Drawing for IHCC Season tickets, movie tickets and more. Earn tickets for Drawing by walking sweet…



OTTUMWA—Parents with students who have not registered for the 2014-15 school year in Ottumwa need to attend the following registrations:   ELEMENTARY Elementary students who did not pre-register may register on Wednesday, August 6 at their elementary school between 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. If you are unsure which elementary you attend, call the board office at…



The Villages of Van Buren will be hosting the 28th annual Bike Van Buren on August 16-17. Bicycling enthusiasts will pedal their way through 11 historical villages during the weekend event.  Different route options were implemented last year and because of their popularity organizers will continue to offer alternative routes to better accommodate all riders,…

Ol’ Time Music Festival to be held in Eldon

Live Music

Eldon— The 18th annual Ol’ Time Music Festival will take place August 8-9 at the Wapello County Fairgrounds in Eldon.  The festival will feature country, gospel and bluegrass performances.  Programs on the stage will begin Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. though participants are welcome to “jam” on the grounds anytime. The…