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08/15/2017 - 7:01pm
The mood was a happy one at Dralle’s Plumbing and Heating on July 27 as papers were signed for Mort’s Plumbing & Heating of Iowa Falls to acquire the company. The new ownership was effective Monday, August 14. The acquisition, termed a good fit by owner Tim Primus, was welcomed by all involved. Service will continue as normal with James Kinkade and Robert Dralle offering their...
08/15/2017 - 5:12pm
Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society, has named the 2017 recipients of its Distinguished Alumnus Award. Now in its 21st year, the award recognizes alumni who have demonstrated adherence to the ideals of Tau Beta Pi (integrity, breadth of interest, adaptability and unselfish activity) and to fostering a spirit of liberal culture on local,...
08/10/2017 - 11:15am
Two juveniles were injured in a Wednesday evening tractor roll over in southern Franklin County. According to a press release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 6:18 p.m., deputies received a report of a tractor rollover with injuries in the 1600 block of 40th St. Upon arrival, it was discovered that juveniles were...
08/08/2017 - 8:51pm
As part of his “Back to our Roots” RV Tour, United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue stopped by Sukup Manufacturing in Sheffield on August 5 to tour the industrial complex before making his way to Des Moines to be the keynote speaker at the Iowa Ag Summit. Perdue, the former governor of Georgia, spoke with ownership and...
08/08/2017 - 8:49pm
Veterans were honored for their service on Saturday, August 5 at a special program and lunch hosted by Pit Row Pub. Recognizing the service and sacrifice of area veterans and their families, the program included a 21-gun salute, the playing of Taps, and a speech from American Legion Post Commander Jim Zacharias. This is the second annual veterans...
08/08/2017 - 8:47pm
New to the Hampton business community this season is Flowers On Fourth, a floral shop, taking the former location of Sandee’s Flower Shop, 707 4th St NE, Hampton. Under the new ownership of Tiffany Winkowitsch, a Bristow-native, Flowers on Fourth will continue to provide floral arrangements like her predecessor, as of her grand opening on...
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