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“Ag in the Classroom” Introduced in Delaware & Buchanan Counties

“Ag in the Classroom” Introduced in Delaware & Buchanan Counties

The Delaware and Buchanan County Farm Bureaus are introducing a new ag program as an education tool. It’s called “Ag in the Classroom” and it’s a resource teachers can use to incorporate agriculture into their everyday lessons. Shelby Schaefers was hired last fall to get the program started. Schaefers can tie in agriculture with a

Beckman Musical Sold-Out for Second Time in School History

Beckman Catholic High School in Dyersville is giving an encore performance of their spring musical tonight. “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” sold out tickets for all three of its performances this past Friday, Saturday and Sunday and, unfortunately, even had to turn people away. So, they’ve added an additional show tonight at 7:30 pm. Director

Illegal Transport of Fuel Discovered in Fayette County

Authorities have discovered thousands of gallons of fuel have been illegally transported into Fayette County. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office has been conducting the investigation on the illegal transportation of thousands of gallons of petroleum and diesel fuel from Waverly to Arlington and Volga. The Sheriff’s Office learned a week ago that 22-year old Zachary

Manchester and Dyersville Ambassadors’ Visits

The Manchester Chamber Ambassadors recently visited several businesses in town to celebrate some major accomplishments. The Ambassadors visited Community Savings Bank’s newest location at 111 East Main Street. The new location houses their internet operations department. The group also held a ribbon cutting at Brehme Drug to celebrate Ashley Brehme’s new ownership of the business.

New Banners in Downtown Manchester

Manchester has some new banners hanging up downtown. The new banners say “Grow With Us”, with smaller banners reading “Family”, “Community” and “Opportunity” hanging on the other side of the street lamp poles. Manchester City Manager Tim Vick says the City purchases new banners every couple years with funds from the hotel/motel tax. This year’s banners

J’s Auto Begins Moving to New Location

J’s Auto started the process of moving to a new Manchester location on Monday. For years, J’s Auto Super Center has been located at 945 East Main Street. They started construction on a new building just south of West Main Street last year. Their new address will be 1112 West Main Street (just south of Dupaco). J’s Auto Body