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Stories from Friday, April 10, 2009

Cherokee Community Theatre to celebrate 50 years on April 25 (04/10/09)
In September 1958, Janet Koser and Edith Meloy of Cherokee attended a meeting of the Iowa Community Theater Association in Des Moines for the express purpose of receiving guidance in starting a community theater in Cherokee. Interest in starting a community theater in Cherokee had come about after Cherokee High School speech teacher Earl Sherman taught an Adult Education class entitled "Theater" in Cherokee...
Gaudian new pharmacist at Hy-Vee Pharmacy (04/10/09)
Hy-Vee Pharmacy, located at 800 N. 2nd St. in Cherokee, has a new pharmacist on its staff. Darcy Gaudian, a recent pharmacy graduate from Drake University, began working there on March 18, replacing Corey Anderson, who left to take a job at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake...
Easter Bunny visits students (04/10/09)
The Easter Bunny (along with help from the ladies of the Wa-Tan-Ye service organization) visited Roosevelt Elementary School on Wednesday, to the delight of many students, who each received an Easter egg from the bouncy bunny. Photos by Mike Leckband.
Cherokee girls open track season (04/10/09)
LE MARS - The Cherokee and South O'Brien girls sqauds were among those competing in the Le Mars Track & Field Invitational here Tuesday night. Taylor Woods led Cherokee with a first-place finish in the shot put with a 32-5 effort. Liz Dawson was second in the high jump with a 4-8 leap, and Clare Tuttle was third in the 100-meter hurdles in a time of 17.98...
Host Eagles win MMC track titles (04/10/09)
MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn girls rolled to the team title of the MMC Co-ed Relays here Tuesday night, totaling 158 points, followed by Remsen-Union 123, Akron-Westfield 104, Granville Spalding 93, Remsen St. Mary's 78, and Woodbury Central 12...
Jon W. Roberts (04/10/09)
Jon W. Roberts, 48, of Cherokee, passed away Thursday morning, April 09, 2009 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 11, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Pastor Jim Steen will officiate. ...
Basic Biittner - A Boss Experience (04/10/09)
Well, I have been to the mountain top and returned, a changed man. I'm speaking, of course, of the "Springsteen Experience -" my recent attendance at the second concert of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's "Working On a Dream" tour. If any of you out there ever have an opportunity to attend one of the Boss' concerts, I would certainly recommend you do so...