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Ballard drops first two RRC matches

Sep 18, 2014 10:50am

HUXLEY - The Ballard volleyball team suffered its second Raccoon River Conference loss of the week at home Sept. 11 as the Bombers were swept by Bondurant-Farrar.

Ballard suffered 25-16 and...

Collins-Maxwell-Baxter’s Bridget Hurley tips the ball during the Raiders’ match with Perry Sept. 11 at the Perry Invitational in Perry. (Photo by JONATHAN KRUEGER)

Raiders sweep Tigers for second victory

Sep 18, 2014 10:17am

MAXWELL - The Collins-Maxwell-Baxter volleyball team picked up its first home victory of the season Monday with a sweep over Madrid at Maxwell.

CMB claimed a 25-20 victory in the opening set...

The outpouring of community support was evident with a huge crowd on hand to celebrate the new building. (Photo Submitted)

Huxley bank celebrates new building, location

Sep 17, 2014 12:36pm

Last Thursday, South Story Bank & Trust celebrated the business’s new location at 905 N. Hwy. 69 with an open house and ribbon cutting event.

The approximately 700 people who attended...

Emmy Cuvelier

ISU Theatre kicks off 100th anniversary season with ‘Spring Awakening’

Sep 17, 2014 12:35pm

Emmy Cuvelier, a freshman in performing arts at Iowa State University from Collins, will be part of the ISU Theatre’s opener this season.

The ISU Theatre 2014-15 season marks the hundredth...

Collins-Maxwell Royalty

Sep 17, 2014 12:34pm

Collins-Maxwell crowned the 2014 Homecoming king and queen on Sunday evening. Queen is Abbey Appelgate, the daughter of Stacy Appelgate and Debbie Zeiser. King is Andrew Lindemoen, the son of Jeff...

Consitution Day/Constitution Week, Sept. 17-23

Sep 17, 2014 12:33pm

Submitted by Velma Reese

Sun Dial Chapter Member

For 227 years, the Constitution of the United States has been the backbone of the American government, binding together those who have...

Getting To Know Our Correspondents with 25 Questions

Sep 17, 2014 12:30pm

Barb McBreen, Cambridge

What do you do for a living? I do what I love doing — taking photos, writing stories and producing videos. The best part is that I do it for one of the best colleges...

HSS meals

Sep 17, 2014 12:29pm

Great meals, sponsored by Heartland Senior Services, are served to adults age 60 and over at the Huxley Shelter House at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The suggested donation is $3...

Maxwell EMS member Dee Gamble checking vitals on a firemen during a training burn.

Maxwell News

Sep 17, 2014 12:26pm

Maxwell EMS is currently having an online fundraiser thru the GoFundMe website, so they can purchase four “cooling chairs” to use in their rehab unit during fires and also during fire training....

Tractors are parked outside of the Collins Community Center while participants feasted on dinner provided by the Collins Christian Church Youth Group.

Collins News

Sep 17, 2014 12:22pm

C.A.P.O.O.T 2014

At the end of the day, the smell of fuel filled the fall air in Collins on Sunday, as tractor riders in the annual C.A.P.O.O.T returned home after another successful ride....