Around Town

Miss Chelsea’s Dance Academy traveled to St. Louis, Mo., for the Dupree Dance Convention and competition in January. They received a double platinum, eight platinums, three gold awards and four first-place overalls. Front row from…

The Carlyle Church will resume Sunday Morning church services at 9:30 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 4, followed by Sunday School at 11 a.m.

LAHARPE — Wings of Warriors gathered for the club’s monthly meeting March 11 at the LaHarpe Veterans building, with 10 members attending. There, they learned the organization distributed 10 gift cards  to cancer patients last…

Howard Reiter gave the Communion Meditation titled “Undeserved Blessings.” We often ask God, “Why me?” when bad things happen. But we should also ask God “Why me?” when good things happen. Why am I blessed…

The Iola Kiwanis Club announcedWednesday it will not host its annual Easter egg hunt this year, due to precautions surrounding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The candy hunt typically is held on the courthouse lawn the…

Mayor Mack Colt reported the Iola sewage disposal system is considered one of the worst on the Neosho River. If the plant isn’t replaced, he warned, the state could forbid any additional connections to it…

The monthly meeting of the Prairie Dell 4-H Club took place remotely by Zoom on March 1. Riley Jay led the flag salute and 4-H Pledge. Parliamentarian Luke Wicoff reported on the Four Basic Principals…

The monthly meeting of the City Slickers 4-H Club was called to order by President Carly Dreher on March 14 at the Riverside Park Community Building, which was the first time having an in-person meeting…

HUMBOLDT — Humboldt Middle School has announced its third-quarter honor rolls for the 2020-21 school year. Eighth grade All A’s Sydnea Bumstead, Blake Ellis, Aisley Galloway, Anna Heisler, Jaryt Hess, Kyler Isbell and Shelby Shaughnessy.…

Greg and Jackie McIntyre hosted a birthday party at their home for their granddaughter Zoey’s ninth birthday. After lunch was served, ice cream and cake were enjoyed by the following guests: Zack, Kady, Kline and…