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Stories from Monday, May 24, 2010

Wa-Tan-Ye luncheon (05/24/10)
Wa-Tan-Ye luncheon Recently the Cherokee Wa-Tan-ye service organization held its annual salad luncheon at the Cherokee Memorial Presbyterian Church. Proceeds raised go towards local scholarship to an area student. Pictured are, front row, left to right, Phyllis Parrott, Linda McClaren and Elaine Hollenbeck. Second row, left to right, Kathy Hupke, Mary Bofenkamp, Arleen Hultman, Shirley Beck, Jeanette Wilson, Eleanor Johnston and Mary Jo Carnine. Photo by Mike Leckband...
'Unwind Massage Therapy' now open on East Main (05/24/10)
Another new business opened its doors recently on Cherokee's East Main Street. The name of the business - "Unwind Massage Therapy" - describes the business aptly. It is a place for people to come and relax and unwind from the stresses of everyday life...
Cowboy Up! It's Rodeo time (05/24/10)
The 44th edition of the Cherokee PRCA Rodeo comes to the Cherokee County Fairgounds on Thursday, June 3, and will run through the evening performance on Saturday, June 5. Rodeo Stock Contractor will again be Northwest Iowa's own Rodeo Hall of Famer, Bob Barnes of Barnes/MJM PRCA Rodeo. The annual PRCA Rodeo is sponsored by the Cherokee Chamber of Commerce Rodeo Board...
Hy-vee, Casey's sponsor Veterans Honor Flight (05/24/10)
DES MOINES - Officials with Hy-Vee, Inc. and Casey's General Stores recently announced plans to jointly sponsor another Honor Flight trip for military veterans. The announcement came at a recent news conference held at the World War II Memorial Plaza just east of the Iowa Capitol...
Remember our troops! (05/24/10)
Open House at RV for retiring staff (05/24/10)
An Open House for four employees who are retiring from the River Valley School District - Becky Collins, Lorraine Jepsen, Laura Peuse and Bev Stoneking - will be held on Wednesday June 2 from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the Jr./Sr. High School in Correctionville . A program is scheduled to be presented at 7 p.m...
Scholarships and student loans awarded (05/24/10)
Valley Bank & Trust and Robert Grant, Co-Trustees for the Carroll C. Mongan Trust, are pleased to announce this year's recipients of the Carroll C. Mongan Trust scholarships and student loans. The Carroll Mongan Trust was established in 1995 to provide funds for Cherokee county students to further their post-secondary education. ...
Good Old Days ???? (05/24/10)
Have some fun (05/24/10)
At this time of year, soon -to- be graduating high school students are often lectured by somber adults about the serious responsibilities facing them. The graduates are challenged to take up the torch and make the world a better place. The challenge seems as great a burden now as at any time in our history with the presence of worldwide terrorism, environmental problems, and betrayal by some of our spiritual leaders and an uncertain economy, particularly in rural areas...