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Monday, June 29, 2015
CMS students create fountain mural (06/29/15)
Cherokee Middle School artists have created a mural near the Cherokee Community Center on the block structure that had at one time been an operating water fountain. The students who worked on the project - all former 8th grade students of 8th grade art instructor Linda Ducommun who will be starting high school this fall - are Kassidy Pingel, Angel Reyes, Taylor Richardson, Alisanne Struck, Alexa Timmerman, Ashlynn Samsel and Yesenia Fajardo...
Tractor Show on Willow Street (06/26/15)
The Sanford Museum Association will present an Antique Tractor Show on Saturday June 27th. Antique tractors will line East Willow Street in front of the museum. Music will be provided by Country Jammin'... The Cattlemen's Association will be grilling hamburgers. Meals are $5 for hamburger, drink, chips and bar or cookie - $6 for two hamburgers...
Bart Jones Iowa P.E. Teacher of Year (06/26/15)
OSKALOOSA - Three Iowa Physical Educators were recently honored in front of their peers as Iowa's 2015 Physical Education Teachers of the Year at the IAHPERD State Convention in Oskaloosa. IAHPERD 2015 Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year is Bart Jones. ...
Times Gone By (06/26/15)
Barnum and Bailey's circus in Cherokee last Friday was attended by one of the largest throngs of people ever assembled in Cherokee, It would be impossible to estimate the number of automobiles which were in the city. They came from all the neighboring towns, and from places fifty and seventy- five miles distant. A fair crowd was here when the parade commenced, but the bulk of people arrived in cars after dinner...