The Albia Lady Dee softball team is headed back to the state tournament in Fort Dodge. A three-run home run by Jena Lawrence in the bottom of the eighth inning gave the Dees a 9-6 victory over 12th ranked North Polk.
Eleanor (Selby) Rhoads, 87, of Newton died on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Park Centre. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home and Crematory. The family will greet friends from 1 p.m. until the time of service and again after the servi…
I’ve got 12 days to enjoy being 64 years of age and I guess 365 days to enjoy being 65.
Tomorrow is July 4. It is Independence Day. It is a day where picnics are held, ball games are played, fireworks are displayed and parades are seen. But back in 1776, the only fireworks took place in Philadelphia where a group of patriots had gathered from the 13 colonies to take the momento…