Oskaloosa Sweet Corn Serenade

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Thursday July 31st, starting at noon, Oskaloosa is having the Sweet Corn Serenade!  Everyone’s invited to the town square for a nice meal, fun activities,  vendors, and live music! The meal includes a hamburger and an ear of corn for $5. Extra corn can be purchased separately for 50¢ each ear. Schedule is as follows: …

CONCRETE IMPROVEMENTS CONTINUE

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Kirksville, MO) – The contractor for the City of Kirksville, Mihalevich Concrete Construction, will continue concrete slab improvements on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Improvements are expected to take approximately 4 weeks, and are dependent upon weather.  The streets receiving concrete improvements are as follows and are expected to be repaired in the order listed: •…

Second Annual Backpack Giveaway

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- Residents in Warrensburg and Kirksville are about to benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. The Cellular Connection, the largest Verizon Premium Wireless Retailer in the U.S., in a joint effort with its customers, announces today that it will be donating 100,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children through its School Rocks Backpack…

KIRKSVILLE – CONCRETE IMPROVEMENTS TO BEGIN

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Kirksville, MO) – The contractor for the City of Kirksville, Mihalavich Concrete Construction, Inc., will begin concrete improvements on Monday, July 28, 2014. Improvements are expected to take approximately a week, and are dependent upon weather.  The two intersections receiving concrete improvements are as follows: • Michigan Street at Ann Street • Michigan Street at…

COMMUNITY -WIDE BEAUTIFICATION EVENT – MAKE KIRKSVILLE SHINE

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Kirksville’s City Council has signed a proclamation recognizing August 2, 2014, and the week leading up to it, as a community-wide beautification effort known as Make Kirksville Shine. In preparation for our newest community members – Truman State University and A.T. Still University students – their guests, and other visitors, Kirksville residents and business owners…

Join Iowa Reading Corps at Cardinal Community Schools

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United Way of Wapello County is partnering with Cardinal Community School District to bring Iowa Reading Corps to Wapello County. Our goal is to help every Iowa child become a proficient reader by the end of third grade. In 2012, 23% of third grade students in Iowa were not reading at grade level. The challenges are…