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Student in the Spotlight — Henry Randall

Todays News

Building, deconstructing, searching. These are some of Anson Elementary School kindergartner Henry Randall’s favorite things to do at school and at home. In fact, Henry joins Extended Learning Program students most mornings to take part in fun projects. “We took a radio apart, like a ...

Auditions for ‘Grease’ set for May 19 and 20

Todays News

The Marshalltown Community Theatre will hold auditions for roles in its upcoming musical “Grease” at 1 p.m. May 19 and 6 p.m. May 20 at the Martha-Ellen Tye Playhouse, 709 S. Center St. It will be a cast of at least 17 people, for those age 16 and up. Rehearsals will begin the first week in ...

Local sexual assaults drive need for highly-trained nurses

Todays News

Since last fall, about a dozen sexual assault victims have come into Marshalltown’s emergency room. Though each case is invariably different, the staff members are trained to respond. Working with people on some of the worst days of their lives is not atypical in the medical field, but a ...

Iowa connections to Pope and Young Club convention

Outdoors Today

The POPE and YOUNG CLUB is an archery organization, a conservation promoting entity, and a keeper of extensive records of what archers with their bows and arrows can do as part of wildlife management programs in the states and Canadian provinces. Every two years, embers assemble at a convention ...

Self-impeach? Talk shifts toward Trump defiance of Congress

Todays News

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has introduced a new concept into the debate over President Donald Trump’s actions: “self-impeaching.” As Trump all but goads Democrats into impeachment proceedings , viewing the showdown as potentially valuable for his 2020 re-election campaign ...

Latest Matchstick Marvels is a 1970 Dodge Charger

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GLADBROOK — When viewed from a distance, Pat Acton’s latest work, a 1970 Dodge Charger, looks as though it could leap from its display and cruise right down the road. But when one looks closely, you can see the car is constructed from a staggering 720,000 matchsticks, creating a 2/3-size ...

College student clocks in 100 volunteer hours at ARL

Todays News

Making the lives of animals a little better and brighter are the goals of ISU student Scott Starr, who recently put in 100 volunteer hours at the Animal Rescue League of Marshalltown. He will return in late August when school resumes to put in about 120 more hours. Starr participates in the ...

Daily Record, May 11, 2019

Daily Record

Marshall County Courthouse Court Friday • Deandre Antonio Davis made an initial appearance on two counts of a probation violation charge. Aron Vaughn was appointed as counsel. The probation revocation hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. on May 20. Davis is being held without bond. • Lar ...

US-China talks break up after US raises tariffs

Money & Markets

WASHINGTON — Trade talks between the U.S. and China broke up Friday with no agreement, hours after President Donald Trump more than doubled tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports. Trump asserted on Twitter that there was “no need to rush” to get a deal between the world’s two ...

New class of Tigers get degrees

Todays News

It was a night to celebrate for hundreds of Marshalltown Community College and Iowa Valley Grinnell students, along with their friends and family who filled the bleachers at the Student Activity Center Friday evening. In all, 383 students took the next step in their lives after walking across ...

Names released in fatal crash on Highway 30 by Le Grand

Todays News

LE GRAND — Two people were killed in a crash on Highway 30 by Le Grand Thursday. Delbert Eakins, 79, and Geneva Eakins, 77, of Le Grand died in the accident, according to the Iowa State Patrol. They were traveling northbound on East Main Street in Le Grand when they pulled out in front of ...

Local man found not guilty on felony sexual abuse charges

Todays News

On Friday, a jury found Todd Lillibridge, 49, not guilty on three felony counts of sexual abuse in Marshall County District Court. His spouse Holli Lillibridge and son Dalton Lillibridge cried tears of joy as other relatives embraced when the final “not guilty” on count three was read by ...

House Democrat issues subpoenas for Trump tax returns

Todays News

WASHINGTON — A top House Democrat on Friday issued subpoenas for six years of President Donald Trump’s tax returns, giving Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig a deadline of next Friday to deliver them. Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, ...

Beef month celebrated in Central Iowa

Todays News

Iowa is one of the nation’s top producers of beef. Beef Month in May is meant to recognize the people who raise, process and sell beef products. All of the above takes place in Central Iowa, with farmers and sellers working with beef products day in and day out. “Bottom line, we want ...

Local man found not guilty on felony sexual abuse charges

Todays News

On Friday, a jury found Todd Lillibridge, 49, not guilty on three felony counts of sexual abuse in Marshall County District Court. His spouse Holli Lillibridge and son Dalton Lillibridge cried tears of joy as other relatives embraced when the final "not guilty" on count three was read by ...

Marshall County Courthouse Court — Thursday

Daily Record

• Kevin William Lingard made an initial appearance on a harassment-third degree charge. Christian Stickrod is appointed as counsel. A pre-trial conference is scheduled at 9:30 a.m. on June 5 in Magistrate Court. Bond will continue as posted until the conclusion of this case. A no-contact ...