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…

Successful Iowa State Fair for Treasure Hunters

Iowa State Fair

State Treasurer Michael L. Fitzgerald announced today that thousands of Iowa State Fairgoers discovered lost treasures. “The Great Iowa Treasure Hunt booth had another successful year at the Iowa State Fair,” Fitzgerald said. “With over 7200 claims of unclaimed property being discovered, this was certainly an exceptional year. Claims totaled over $1.6 million, with the…

OTTUMWA COMMUNITY SCHOOLS REGISTRATION

OHS

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…

BIKE VAN BUREN XXVIII

VVB

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…