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  • Sewer project wraps up in October MOULTON — The Moulton City Council Monday, July 7 held a public hearing at 6 p.m. related to the funded Community Development Block Grant and progress for the sanitary sewer improvements.Comments were shared by Nichole L. Moore, executive director wi

    July 17, 2014

  • Lemonade, anyone Curious Kids Childcare, located in the Centerville Preschools Building by St. Mary’s Catholic Church, is having a lemonade stand fundraiser every Wednesday and Friday in July. The students will be selling lemonade from the playground parking lot betw

    July 17, 2014

  • 071814 Water Alliance Photo Alliance recognized by governor DES MOINES — The Rathbun Land and Water Alliance received two awards at the Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award ceremony held Tuesday, July 15 at the Wallace Building in Des Moines – the Water Quality Special Project Award and the Environmental

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Howard funeral procession route outlined The Centerville Police Department has announced the route that the procession for U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Robert “Bobby” Howard will take on Saturday, July 19.The procession will depart Lange Funeral Home at approximately 10:15 a.m. and travel south on

    July 17, 2014

  • Bill Riley Talent Search coming to Centerville DES MOINES — The Bill Riley Talent Search, and state wide presenting sponsor, Hy-Vee, are excited to announce a local show in Centerville. It will be held as part of the Appanoose County Fair at 7:30 p.m. on July 21. The show is open to the public.Th

    July 17, 2014

  • 071814 Arrest Photo Mystic man arrested after 15 minute pursuit A Mystic man was arrested following an approximately 15 minute chase that happened shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday.Timmy Leslie Leopard Jr., 32, of Mystic, was charged with felony eluding and reckless driving following the chase that had speeds climb o

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • A.C. history by Enfys McMurry © 2014 Enfys McMurry All rights reserved.July 18, 1918: Everyday of July 1918, the town heard of German reversals and retreats at the hands of the Allied forces. Among them, local boys were west of Chateau Thierry; they had taken the village of Veaux

    July 17, 2014

  • Square parking restrictions announced According to the Centerville Police Department portions of the Square will have restricted parking due to scheduled maintenance during the overnight and early morning hours of Monday, July 21, Tuesday, July 22 and Wednesday, July 23.From Monday, July

    July 17, 2014

  • Council discusses street resurfacing MORAVIA — Mayor Irene Brooks called the regular Moravia City Council meeting to order at 7 p.m. at the Moravia Municipal Building on Tuesday, July 8. Council members present included Kenneth Martin, John Baty, Charles Turner, G. E. Luse and Michael G

    July 16, 2014

  • A.C. history by Enfys McMurry July 16, 1932: On this morning of July 16, people were startled by a notice on the door of the Wooden State Savings Bank on the west side of the Square (Today: Cosby's Audio Video & Appliances). It said that the bank's "business is temporarily suspen

    July 16, 2014

  • Illinoisans and income moving to Iowa CHICAGO — More than 14,000 Illinois residents and $68 million in corresponding annual income have jumped the border to Iowa since 1995, according to a new report from the nonpartisan Illinois Policy Institute. The report highlights how years of Illin

    July 15, 2014

  • 071614 'Flagman' Photo Help honor World War II soldier Larry “The Flagman” Eckhardt is once again seeking local volunteers to help honor a fallen soldier from Appanoose County.Eckhardt is seeking volunteers to help set out flags along the route between Centerville and Moulton that will be used by the fun

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 071614 Sebolt Photo County Fair starts Monday The 2014 Appanoose County Fair kicks off Monday, July 21 for a six-day run.The 2014 Appanoose County Fair is dedicated to Curtis Sebolt for his many years of dedication to the fair.The nighttime entertainment line up starts Monday night, July 21 at 7

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • B.V. Sodbusters at Appanoose County Fair Members of the B.V. Sodbusters 4-H club invite Appanoose County fairgoers to visit the Exhibit Building to check out 4-H projects and the various animals in the barns.Members of the B.V. Sodbusters club have worked very hard the past year with helpin

    July 15, 2014

  • Autopsy completed for Ottumwa drowning victim The autopsy of a woman who had been recovered from Rathbun Lake this weekend was completed Monday morning.Kathy Sue Lukehart, 43, Ottumwa, a 1989 Ottumwa High School graduate, fell into the water from the dock near her boat.“The cause of death is goi

    July 15, 2014

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about the 2014 Appanoose County Fair. It starts Monday and wraps up on Saturday with a demolition derby at 8 p.m. So, the question of the week is, "How many days do you plan to go to the Appanoose County Fair?

A. I plan to attend all six days.
B. I plan to attend five days.
C. I plan to attend four days.
D. I plan to attend three days.
E. I plan to attend two days.
F. I plan to attend one day.
G. I do not plan to go to the fair this year.
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