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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Braves beat BC-IG, Westwood in tourney games (07/15/08)
CHEROKEE - The number one ranked Cherokee Braves got started on the right foot in their first-round Class 2A District Tournament game against Battle Creek - Ida Grove here on July 5th, topping the Falcons 10 - 0 , in a game shortened to five innings because of the "ten-run" rule...
Gray Matters:Deep roots (07/15/08)
Roots run deep and are tightly secured in the lush soil of northwest Iowa. I was reminded of this during a recent Sunday service at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Marcus. That morning, Brette Tillie Bentz, infant daughter of Adam and Bobbi Bentz, of North Liberty, Iowa, was baptized in that church, of which her Great-Great-Great Grandfathers, Johann Nicholas Specht and Jacob Mayer, were founding members in 1879. ...