Iolan Merrill “Dan” Sherwood, 57, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.
He leaves behind his wife, Patricia; children Edwin Stone, Jill Cook and husband Larry and Dan Sherwood; grandchildren Summer, Christopher, Heather, Brandon, Joseph, Natalie and Payton; and his father, Charles Sherwood.
Cremation has taken place.
Funeral arrangements will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Pine Hills Cemetery, Davenport, Iowa.
Edward C. “Bud” Nott, Jr., 84, passed away Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at Greystone Assisted Living Center in Iola after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease and cancer. He was born March 4, 1932, in Abilene, Texas, to Clifford and Alene (Drennen) Nott. He graduated... [More]
Doris E. (Lackey) Aley, 86, died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, in Scottsale, Ariz. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 11 at St. Clare of Assisi Church in Surprise, Ariz., Father Hans Ryugt officiating. Cremation has taken place. Inurnment will be at Floral Hills in Raytown,... [More]
Patty Jean Talley, 87, Moran, passed away Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, at Meadowlark Hills, Manhattan, following a long illness. She was born in Joplin, Mo., Nov. 13, 1928, the daughter of Mary Helen (Kemper) Cormack and Kirk Shackleford Cormack.Patty was a graduate of Iola High School.... [More]
Scores of trainspotters young and old watched Union Pacific’s Steam Locomotive no. 844 bring all 23,000 pounds of its steel frame to a squealing halt in tiny Durand, just east of Yates Center on Thursday. Hailed as the “Living Legend,” the engine —... [More]
The statewide campaign to discredit Appellate and Supreme courts justices is rife with misrepresentations, Iola Rotarians learned Thursday. Donald Noland, a retired judge, and Bob Tomassi, a retired attorney, helped explain the contoversy. Noland served for 21 years as a Crawford... [More]
The report from field to field and farm to farm is the same — soybean yields are amazingly high, even those that followed wheat. “This is probably the best year I’ve had,” said Craig Mentzer, who farms north and east of Neosho Falls, and he’s been... [More]
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The Mustangs were in a great spot to secure the district title on Thursday night at home. Iola junior cornerback Isaac Vink intercepted a pass from Girard do-it-all quarterback Eric Wilson and sprinted back 30-plus yards for a touchdown to give his team a 25-24 lead with... [More]
The Mustangs are on the verge of accomplishing what seemed so improbable just a month ago.After a 1-4 start to the season, Iola coach Doug Kerr began talking about an undefeated October, which would be able to bring to fruition all of the goals that Mustangs had begun the season... [More]
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- Championship blues
- Prep playoff scenarios as final games come closer