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Beef champions were named Saturday at the Monroe County Fair. Sheep and goats had champions picked on Friday and swine champions on Sunday. Nu…

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Conference champion Knoxville placed three players on the All-SCC first team in volleyball. Katie Keitges, a junior, was a unanimous pick, Reilly Finarty, a sophomore, and Marley McKay, a sophomore were named to the team, suggesting the Panthers will have a lot to say about next year’s race.


Robert William Gibson, age 92, of Oskaloosa and formerly of Albia, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at the Serenity House in Oskaloosa.

Harlon Eugene Hayworth, age 64, of Albia, passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at his home in Albia, under the care of Care Initiatives Hospice.