Community members came together Wednesday, Nov. 7 for the monthly Kaffee Klatch meeting, held this month at Mercy Medical Center-Centerville.
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
The family of long-time local educator Frances Dooley gathered at the Centerville Preschool building Monday to celebrate the installation of a new bench dedicated to her memory.
In elections, write-in votes are inevitable. Perhaps a candidate decides too late for the ballot printers to include their name, and they opt for a write-in campaign. Or, there may not be enough candidates so voters must improvise.
Monday, November 12, 2018
Friday, November 09, 2018
Thursday, November 08, 2018
The local group, Save Our Square, has turned in an application hoping to receive $390,700 in grant funding from Iowa Great Places to help 15 buildings on the Centerville Square.
Veterans Day, November 11, is a special day to honor those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in times of conflict or peace. What makes this Veterans Day even more special is that it has in its origin an event that ended exactly one — hundred years ago. That event was the WorldWorld War I, …
The Appanoose County Board of Supervisors approved the purchase a new grader Monday, after hearing concerns from the county engineer on the age and condition of the county's grader fleet as winter approaches.
Councilmember Ron Creagan and his counterparts are hoping the third time will be the charm with the sidewalk trees that form a perimeter around the Centerville square.
Wednesday, November 07, 2018
America signaled they wanted a change in 2002. As a result, they turned out to the polls. That year, Appanoose County turned out 5,037 voters to aid in an effort that gave President George Bush a Republican Senate and a more solidly Republican U.S. House.
DES MOINES (AP) — Two years after Republicans swept nearly all state and federal offices in Iowa, Democrats showed they still have some life in the state.
Voters casting midterm election ballots in Iowa are divided over the state of the nation, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Democrats in Iowa captured a majority of the state's seats in the U.S. House in Tuesday's midterms for the first time in years, but Republicans kept control of the state's executive branch.
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Appanoose County Supervisor Chairman Mark Waits, a Republican, has been re-elected by a 401-vote margin against Democratic challenger Dean Kaster.
Monday, November 05, 2018
Appanoose County and the cities within had agreed — either by their own council action or in principle pending formal approval — to pool together a subsidy they thought would align with the requests of a private ambulance company.
Sunday, November 04, 2018
WHERE DO I VOTE?: There are 12 polling sites in Appanoose County. To see which one you should vote at you can call the Appanoose County Auditor’s Office at 641-856-6191. There’s also an online help tool at https://sos.iowa.gov/.
Thursday, November 01, 2018
The Centerville High School Drama Department proudly presents “Once Upon a Mattress” on Nov. 2-3 at Simon Estes Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Once Upon a Mattress is the musical retelling of the classic fairy tale-Princess and the Pea (with a twist).
Sheree Lange has been Centerville’s leader of cheerleading and tumbling for the last six years. It didn’t always look that way for the class of 2006 Centerville grad.
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
A Promise City man with a history of sexual abuse was sentenced to prison last week for a sex offender violation. Last week, he received a new charge related to the incident.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Monday, October 29, 2018
Many have already voted, but polls will open for election day on Tuesday. Voters will have three choices for one seat on the Appanoose County Board of Supervisors.
Sunday, October 28, 2018
In France, there is no higher military or civilian award than the Legion of Honor. On Friday, it was an American World War II veteran and Centerville resident Edward Bellendier who was pinned with the award.
Thursday, October 25, 2018
As a practicing surgeon, Dr. Christopher Peters said health care reform is among his primary focuses as he looks to unseat Democratic incumbent Dave Loebsack in November.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
The Centerville School District may privatize their driver’s education classes after hearing proposals from two companies during a work session Monday.
- Officer fires gun during traffic stop
- Centerville man charged with sexual assault
- Memorial bench honors longtime Centerville Teacher
- Teens charged with peeping Snapchat
- Conservation Board accepts bid for shower house project
- Moulton-Udell names student of the week
- Former Iowegian athletes update (Moravia)
- Save Our Square applies for Great Places grant
- MFA Oil Foundation awards grant
- Mickey Mouse, box of rocks earn votes