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Stories from Wednesday, October 4, 2006

Benefit for McDermott (10/04/06)
A soup supper to benefit the Jerry McDermott family will be held at the Cherokee Middle School on Sunday. Oct. 8, from 4 to 7 p.m. At the conclusion, a drawing will be held to award the bench provided by R.J. Thomas Mfg. The raffle was a joint effort by the Washington High School student council and the Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Student Leadership Team. ...
Valley Pharmacy features robotic prescription dispensing (10/04/06)
The latest technology is taking Valley Pharmacy of Cherokee back to the good old corner drug store days when pharmacists had time for personalized service and counseling. The pharmacy at 800 N. 2nd St. is now the only independent pharmacy in Northwest Iowa to utilize the new SP 200 Robotic Prescription Dispensing System from ScriptPro...
Todd/Son (10/04/06)
Tom and Hedi Todd announce the birth of their son, Jack Thomas Todd, born on September 21st, 2006 at 11:20a.m. He weighed 7lbs. 13oz. and Measured 20 inches long. He welcomed home by one brother Ben and one sister Paige. Grandparents are Ken and Jamie Todd of Quimby and Jerry and Becky Tuttle of Washta...
Basic Biittner: Double negative is a no-no (10/04/06)
Back in the day, our high school English teacher, "Mrs. D," taught our eager young minds that the proper use of the English language did not include the use of the "double negative." (An example of a double being "He didn't say nothing." I have been observing the flagrant use of another kind of "double negative" recently - the constant negative campaigning being done by political candidates in their television and radio spots...