Latest News

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 3:29pm
When someone suffers from ailments like diabetes, for example, it is generally accepted that the person with the non-functioning pancreas is not really at fault. For some reason, this same logic has been largely overlooked when it comes to those who...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 3:27pm
As part of an effort by Farm Service Agency (FSA)to continue to preserve sensitive land areas, a continuous CRP program signup has been announced. According to Jason Gritsch, Private Lands Wildlife Technician for the Iowa DNR, the continuous sign up...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 3:24pm
For Austin Bayliss, the saying “no matter where you go in life, never forget where you came from” rings especially true. Never was this more apparent than last Friday, June 14, when Bayliss – the promoter of Central Empire...
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 3:53pm
Keota had runs score early, but their chances were limited. The Eagles’ runs were matched by Sigourney, and though Keota led by as many as two after 3 ½ innings, Sigourney responded to tie it back up 3-3. They would end up playing extra...
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 3:47pm
Summer of fun has begun around Keokuk County. Last weekend, Saturday, June 1st, the What Cheer Fairgrounds hosted the first of the summer figure eight races. With perfect temperatures and no rain, the races were a great way for Keokuk County...
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 3:46pm
Recent rainfalls delayed the Keota Education Foundation Golf Tournament by a week. This caused some of the pervious entered contestants to drop out, but for those left to compete in the tournament, held at Lagos Acres, the weather on Sunday, June...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 8:34am
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two part series on mental health awareness.   Sigourney - Mental Health Awareness Month was recognized in May, bringing with it a plethora of information in hopes of educating the average citizen on...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 8:32am
Keota –Keota City Council kicked off the June 3rd meeting with a Public Hearing regarding the “Notice of proposed sale of 508 North Davis Street, Keota, Iowa, 52248, by the city of Keota in exchange for property at 506 North Ellis Street...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 8:30am
Keota – Keota Fun Days are just around the corner. The Keota Veteran’s Memorial Committee has planned a special finale for the evening of Saturday, June 15, which will honor local veterans and the late Bill Hultman.    ...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 12:31pm
            For local musicians, James and Cass Moore, music is a way of life, passed down from father to son. Considering the legacy that follows James Moore since the early days of the Rock ‘N Flames, it is...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 12:27pm
            After serving as a police officer and human trafficking investigator, Michael (Mike) Ferjak is now spending his retirement educating citizens on the realities of human trafficking through his consulting firm...
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 3:48pm
Des Moines – Keota made it back to State meet May 16-18, this time competing in three events with four different athletes. Justin Moeller was the most versatile athlete among the four, competing in two track events and one field event....
Syndicate content