American Red Cross Urges Everyone to Get Ready for Emergencies

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DES MOINES, IA, Tuesday, September 02, 2014 — Disasters can strike at any time, and the American Red Cross serving Greater Iowa encourages everyone to take the first step during National Preparedness Month and join America’s PrepareAthon, creating a disaster plan for their household that can help keep people safe in an emergency. “Having an…

Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force

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WHAT/WHEN: Today, the Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force is rescuing 126 animals from the Lebanon Humane Society in Laclede County which currently is reorganizing.  The animals include 49 medium-to-large size dogs of various breeds, 12 small breed dogs, and 65 cats. The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force is acting…

Benefit for Little Christian

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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…

Cardinal High School earns Safe School Certification

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 Cardinal High School, located in Dike, IA, has earned Safe School Certification based on its work over the past several years to proactively address bullying. The certification helps schools create a safer environment in which students can better focus on learning, thus increasing their academic achievement. While certification does not guarantee that bullying will never…

Weather Alert

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SATURDAY… WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SATURDAY. * TEMPERATURE: HIGHS THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE A BIT WARMER THAN YESTERDAY REACHING BETWEEN 91 AND 94 DEGREES AND SATURDAY WILL TOP OUT IN THE MIDDLE 90S. HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 101 TO 105 DURING…