On the evening of July 13, 1992, former Texas Representative Barbara Jordan, suffering from multiple sclerosis, was wheeled onto the stage at the Democratic National Convention in New York, where she gave the night’s keynote speech.
Oct. 14, 1861, started out as a typical Monday for Humboldt, then a town of a few hundred souls.
“Beginnings: The Ultimate Chicago Tribute” is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Bowlus Fine Arts Center, along with a meet-and-greet opportunity with new Bowlus director Daniel Kays. Previous reports indicated an incorrect day for the events.
Things will lighten up in LaHarpe, thanks to two grants recently awarded to the city.
Bridal show Sunday
While most youngsters have yet to pick out their Halloween costumes, Teresa Gribble already has her sights set on Christmas.
The regular monthly meeting of the Prairie Dell 4-H Club was called to order by President Annika Hobbs Oct. 1 at the Allen County Courthouse. Emilia Wilkerson led the club in the flag salute and 4-H pledge.
The Allen County Democratic Party will host its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Moran Public Library.
It’s the moment when a singer hits a note that sends chills down your spine.
Both Iola High School and Iola Middle School jazz bands performed during the “Jazz at the Bandstand” event Tuesday downtown.