WHS Jazz Band Excels
The Washington High School Jazz Band was back at the WHS auditorium practicing ...
South O'Brien, Alta-Aurelia place at Triton Jazz Festival
FORT DODGE - The South O'Brien and Alta-Aureliaa Jazz Bands each placed in the top three of their class at the recent Triton Jazz Fest held here. South O'Brien took second place in Class 1-A and Alta-Aurelia finished third in Class 2-A, behind South Central Calhoun and Okoboji...
Parkinson's Support Group to meet
The Buena Vista County Parkinson's Support Group will meet at St Mark Lutheran Church, 1614 W 5th St., Storm Lake on Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 1:30 p.m. The meeting is open to anyone who has Parkinson's disease or who has an interest in learning more about it. The church has ample parking and the building is accessible...
MMC library media cart
Mary Deichmann, Library and Media Director at the MMC Primary Library, displays the new media cart that was purchased with grant money from the Cherokee County Legacy Foundation. In April 2014, the CCLF hosted its annual awards dinner at the Marcus Community Center. The foundation distributed $105,040 to fully or partially fund projects to 26 organizations in 2014 alone...
Knights of Columbus make donation
Don Agostine presented a check in the amount of $5053.82 to Calvin Carver, Executive Director of Cherokee County Work Services at the Knights' monthly meeting Jan. 21. The check is 90 percent of the total amount donated by generous area individuals and businesses in response to the Knights' annual "Project Outreach" appeal for persons with disabilities. $561.64 which is 10 percent of contributed funds was given to the Iowa Special Olympics program...
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