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Published 10:31am Mar 11th
'Cruisin' the Decades': Kaitlyn Vanderheiden and Cassie McClain practice "I Hope You Dance."read article »
Published 9:41pm Mar 10th
The V-S bowling team updated the school board on its season during Monday's meeting.read article »
Published 9:41pm Mar 10th
The V-S School board saw this drawing of the proposed new synthic turf football field on Monday.read article »
Published 10:22am Mar 10th
Tilford students made 'Cat in the Hat' masks on Friday to celebrate Dr. Seuss's 110th birthday.read article »
· 11:36am March 11th, 2014 · 21 hours ago
For 18 years, from March of 1992 until March of 2010, I worked for newspapers. You probably remember newspapers: Those collections of pages of news, ads and pictures folded together and delivered to your door (or sitting on the shelf at the grocery store). I worked at the offices of six different newspapers in four different communities.
· 11:21am March 11th, 2014 · 21 hours ago
Our thanks to the members of TTT Iowa who, as members, collected and donated $215.00 to help support the Eastern Iowa Honor Flight as we continue our mission of honoring our veterans with a trip to Washington, DC to see the memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice. In the picture below, Maggie Ortgiesen presents EIHF Treasuer Roger Uthoff with the donation.
· 10:31am March 11th, 2014 · 22 hours ago
Tuesday, March 18th marks the date of the “Cruisin’ Through the Decades”, Middle School Vocal Concert. This program will be presented by the Vinton-Shellsburg 7th and 8th Grade Choirs and Show Choir. The performance will begin at 7:00 at the high school auditorium. Songs from the 1950’s through 2014 will be highlighted.
· 9:41pm March 10th, 2014
By next month's Vinton-Shellsburg School Board meeting, leaders will know what it will cost to resurface the track at the Karr Athletic Complex, as well as what it would cost to replace the grass football field with a synthetic turf field. The board unanimously agreed to seek bids for that project, as well as the new Ag Learning Lab, which combines classroom space and a livestock learning lab.
· 12:21pm March 10th, 2014
The Palace will NOT show Nebraska at 2 pm today, and very possibly not tonight. The Nebraska hard drive we received is bad, so we are in limbo waiting for a new hard drive to arrive. Unfortunately, this movie was not widely released, so there are no hard drives in the area. Patrons should check the website (www.
· 11:38am March 10th, 2014
On Wednesday February 26, 2014 the Vinton, Shellsburg FFA Chapter participated in Career Development Events at Hawkeye Community College for Sub-Districts. We had many members participating in many different events on this day. The results of Sub-Districts are: Creed—Drew Wiley, Gold- Advance to Districts Chapter Program—Hannah Seitz, Karley Kenney, Emily Cashman Conduct—Sydney Walker, Jessica Alderson, Keri Webster, Katie Isbell, Grace Milroy, Olivia Walker, and Emily Reisch, Gold -Alternate to Districts Extem...