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The Marshalltown Area United Way held its Final Campaign Report Luncheon inside the Fisher Community Center Auditorium on Thursday afternoon. Long-time Executive Director Nancy Steveson, center, was presented with an award for her nearly 40 years of service to the organization, by campaign co-chairs Marty Mitchell and Deb Mettlin.

‘Invaluable support’

Optimism and gratitude were in the air Thursday afternoon as the Marshalltown Area United Way held its Final Campaign Report Luncheon inside the Fisher Community Center Auditorium. This year’s goal to raise $750,000 to help support the organization’s 26 local agencies has nearly been ...

DailyRecord

Marshall County Courthouse Court • Carlos Mendoza made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse assault-first offense charge. Christian Stickrod is appointed as counsel. Mendoza pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is scheduled at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 10, 2018, in Magistrate Court. ...

Hoosiers victimize Hawkeyes, 77-64

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Collin Hartman dug in Monday night and gave the Indiana Hoosiers everything they needed. He scored 13 points, played defense and helped spur two decisive runs. On a night Juwan Morgan scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, it was Hartman’s continual plays that ...

Buck Dates

Buck Alan Dates

Buck Alan Dates passed away on November 19, 2017. Buck was born on May 2, 1934, in Lewistown, PA; the son of Louis and Florence Dates. He grew up in Hollywood, California, and graduated in 1951 from Hollywood High School. He then joined the United States Air Force. After basic training he ...

Louis “Louie” D. Ziesman

Louis “Louie” D. Ziesman, formerly of Eldora, passed away Monday, November 20 at the Oakwood Nursing Center in Clear Lake, Iowa. He is survived by a son, Brian (Abbie), of Mason City, and two nephews and their spouses. As per his request he was cremated and there will be no formal ...

Taste of Central Iowa

The apples are good and plentiful this time of year and it’s a good time to get out those slow cookers. Crockpot Apple Dumplings 2 Packages crescent rolls 2-3 apples, peeled and diced 2/3 c. sugar 1/3 c. brown sugar 1 stick butter, melted 1/2 c. apple juice - can ...

Community Schools Breakfast and Lunch menus.

All menus include milk. Menus may be changed without notice. BCLUW Breakfast Menu Monday — Mini Cinnis roll, pineapple, juice Tuesday — Pancakes, sausage patty, Mandarin oranges, juice Wednesday — Muffin, yogurt, pears, juice Thursday — Egg patty, biscuit, apple, ...

Wengert

Man pleads not guilty

The man accused of stabbing his father during an altercation at their State Center residence last month has plead not guilty to attempted murder. Brian Wayne Wengert, 44, submitted his plea on the attempted murder count and three other charges in Marshall County District Court late last week. ...

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Henry Hartwig, 80

Henry Hartwig, 80, of State Center, passed away on October 29, 2017. Visitation will be on Sunday, November 5, 2017, from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home, 1209 Iowa Avenue W, Marhalltown. The family will be having a private burial on Monday, November 6, 2017, at ...

Singer and Freedom Rock

A patriotic performance

Country singer Shane Owens stopped by the American Legion and the Marshall County Freedom Rock in Marshalltown Friday, after he was moved by an email sent to him by American Legion Post 46 Commander Randy Kessler. Kessler said Owens’ hit song, “19,” which tells the story of a local ...

StateRoundup

Compiled by Kathy Beane, Times-Republican Colfax-Mingo • Students enrolled in the general business class at Colfax-Mingo began learning the basics of business like supply and demand. These students quickly found themselves looking to the south to analyze the impact that Hurricane ...

Keep an eye on this number

Dear Heloise: Most people know enough not to give out their Social Security number to just anyone, but we all freely hand out our CELL NUMBERS. Your cell number is unique to you and is a gateway to your identity. It provides entrance to all the data contained on your phone, and can connect your ...

Bumper Jacksons

Bumper Jacksons at Stephens Auditorium

AMES — Like an old-time barn dance in downtown New Orleans, the Bumper Jacksons pull together a vast array of early American traditions into a deliciously cohesive sound that strikes you right in the heart. Hard-swinging grooves and roadhouse drinking songs are valleyed by delicate waltzes of ...

Carolyn “Carrie” Anne Osborne, 59

Carolyn “Carrie” Anne Osborne, 59, of Iowa City, Iowa, and formerly of Newton, Iowa, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017, at Iowa City Rehab and Health Care Center in Iowa City. There will a graveside service at 9:30 a.m., Monday, October 9, 2017, at the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, ...

Taylor Hrabak

MHS girls split swim triangular

INDIANOLA — The Marshalltown girls’ swimming and diving team claimed first place in seven of 12 events, but the Bobcats couldn’t cover Indianola’s depth in Thursday’s CIML double dual. The host Indians claimed both ends of the meet, beating Oskaloosa 76-16 while edging MHS 53-48 in ...

Hillary’s Charge of the Media as Pro-Trump

O f all the ridiculous excuses Hillary Clinton could possibly make on her book tour to explain why she couldn’t win the 2016 presidential election, the most ridiculous has to be that the national media favored Donald Trump. The easiest way to point and laugh? Witness the Clinton-loving ...

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Beulah “Bea” Buhrow, 90

Beulah “Bea” Buhrow, 90, formally of Laurel passed away peacefully at Bickford Cottage of West Des Moines on Friday September 8, 2017. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday September 13, 2017 at the Laurel United Methodist Church at 10:00 a.m., with a public visitation held the ...

Larson, L.ORGL

15 MINUTES

LARRY LARSON Resides: Marshalltown since 1962. Hometown: Iowa Falls FAMILY LIFE Family: I have been married 52 years. My wife, Cheryl, has given me four wonderful children. They have blessed us with nine grandchildren. They, in turn, have additionally blessed us with two ...

Ina Billerbeck

Ina Billerbeck, 97

Ina Billerbeck, 97, of Gladbrook, IA, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Grandview Heights Rehab & Healthcare, Marshalltown, IA. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, August 25, 2017, at Salem Church of Lincoln, Lincoln, IA. Visitation will be 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., ...

Harrell-May Eng

Engagement

Harrell — May Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Bartleson, of Toledo, and Jeff Harrell are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Jaci K. Harrell to Ryan E. May, son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel May, of Colfax. An August wedding is planned at the Immaculate Conception Church in Colfax. Jaci received ...