Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Jul 2014 07:36:22 EDTWed, 23 Jul 2014 07:36:22 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssYoungster a good samaritanhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574150.htmlI received a good samaritan hand from a young Marshalltown lad last week. I was returning a collapsible wheelchair for a friend who lives in the 400 block of West Main in Marshalltown.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTWording was flawed; intent sincerehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574025.htmlIn response to the editorial "Ghetto comment way off base" (T-R 6/29/14) I would like to say that I regret the use of the word ghetto, because it inadvertently hurt the feelings of some in the communit.Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTA fond farewell to Marshalltownhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574026.htmlAs our 93-year-old mother, Verla MacCanon, moved from Embers Retirement Community in Marshalltown to Wesley Acres in Des Moines on July 15, it marked the end of the presence of the MacCanon family in Marshalltown spanning approximately 55 year.Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTA thank you from the fairhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/574027.htmlShowcasing the area's talented people is a large part of the Central Iowa Fair. We would like to thank everyone that exhibited items in the open class department at the fair. We hope you had fun and will come back next year.Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTErnst right choice for Senatehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/573884.htmlWell, election time is upon us once again and as usual the half-truths and out and out fabrications of facts is starting with vengeance. The "Tell the Voter what They Want to Hear" is running rampant and contains no real solutions to our problems.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT