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Stories from Monday, March 15, 2010

Candidate Branstad in Holstein (03/15/10)
CCMA has busy year under new President (03/15/10)
The Cherokee County Ministerial Association elected a new president last fall, and she has jumped into the position, excited about what the group is doing. Pastor Missy Brown is in her second year of ministry at First United Methodist Church of Aurelia after serving in Colesburg, Iowa, before her arrival here...
Beta Sigma Phi Spring Craft Show slated for March 27 (03/15/10)
The 18th Annual Beta Sigma Phi Spring Craft Show will be held on March 27 at the Western Iowa Tech Community College Conference Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A tasty gourmet lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and the coffee pot will be on all day. You can also sign up for door prizes to be given away throughout the day...
Cherokee DEC awarded Legacy grant (03/15/10)
The Cherokee Drug Endangered Children (DEC) team recently announced that they were awarded a grant from the Cherokee County Legacy Foundation. This grant allows the DEC team to expand its efforts beyond helping substance abuse families only. They are now offering their services to low-income and at-risk families as well...
Daffodil Pick Up on Tuesday (03/15/10)
People who ordered daffodils for the Cherokee County Daffodil Days may pick-up the flowers at the Cherokee Public Library on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The daffodil is the American Cancer Society's symbol of hope in the fight against cancer and emphasizes the spirit of renewed life and the coming of spring. If you have any questions about your order call Brenda Parker at 434-2188 or 229-3109...
March to the Midway Point (03/15/10)
Ames, IA -- March 4th marked the halfway point of the Live Healthy Iowa 100 Day Wellness Challenge. The 19,695 participants have already reported 25,317,375 minutes of activity and logged 60,263 pounds lost - an awesome achievement for the first half of the Challenge!...
'Defender Gold' All-Star game March 20 (03/15/10)
SIOUX CENTER - Rosters are being finalized for the 2010 Dordt College Defender Gold Pizza Ranch All-Star Game to be held Saturday, March 20 at the De Witt Gym on the Dordt campus. Players from the Lakes, Siouxland and War Eagle Conferences will comprise the four rosters for the girls' and boys' games...
Nick Loughlin in Nationals (03/15/10)
Cornell College sophomore Nicholas Loughlin, left, a graduate of Cherokee Washington High, seeded second at 157 pounds, had his stellar season come to a premature end in the third round of consolations at the recent Division III National Wrestling Championships in Cedar Rapids. ...
Irlbeck/Ebert engagement (03/15/10)
Ed Jr. and Rose Irlbeck of Dedham are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Josephine, to Adam Bielfeldt Ebert, son of Jerry and Lynn Ebert of Washta. Mary is a 2009 graduate of Iowa State University where she received a degree in Animal Science. She currently serves as a Field Advisor for The Maschhoffs and is based out of central Iowa...
Happy birthday, Otto! (03/15/10)
Otto Frangenburg of Marcus will celebrate the enjoyment of 100 years of health and happiness at his home, 104 South Beech Street on Saturday, March 20th from 1 to 3 p.m. No gifts please. Photo contributed.
The right time for 'the right thing' (03/15/10)
Preparing for flood safety (03/15/10)
The forecast for probable spring flooding in the Midwest is likely accurate given all the snow we've received this brutal winter, and floodwaters are nothing to ignore or take lightly. Residents are asked to follow these safety tips if flooding occurs:...