There was a point early in the fourth quarter with Albia clinging to a 41-34 lead that 6’5” senior Fort Madison center, Jason Fedler, blocked three straight Blue Demon break-aways to the basket. Junior forward Brayden Messamaker was at the other end of two of those. The fourth trip down, Mes…
Doran Wayne Pence, age 84, of Albia, formerly of Bloomfield, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 at UnityPoint Health - Iowa Methodist Medical Center. He was born on May 23, 1935 in Bloomfield to Rayburn Burton and Lucile Velma (Pilcher) Pence.
I have always liked the two books of Timothy in the New Testament. In these, Paul is writing to a young Christian, Timothy, who he has mentored and thinks so very highly of. In the years these were written, Paul is very near the end of his life around 67 A.D., about thirty some years after t…
The news from the Iowa High School Athletic Association in football brightened my day.