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Spartans too much for Lady Bulldogs
Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton proved why they are among the top Class 1A teams in the state, as a fast start propelled them to a 75-34 win over Boyer Valley in Rolling Valley Conference play on Dec. 21 in Dunlap.
Bulldogs hold off Spartans
Boyer Valley used a huge third quarter to secure a 56-48 win over Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton in Rolling Valley Conference play on Dec. 21 in Dunlap. This was the Bulldogs third win in the last four games to close out the December portion of their schedule.
The Week Ahead
Jan. 4 - Jan. 15, 2022
Boyer Valley’s Heffernan and Mandel advance to 2020 State Cross Country
Boyer Valley’s cross country standouts Patrick Heffernan and Abby Mandel punched their tickets to the 2020 Iowa High School State Cross Country Championships.
2020 Hawkeyes Homecoming
West Harrison celebrated Homecoming Week in style, capping the week with an impressive Homecoming victory over Exira/EHK. 
Obituaries
Guilford B. Chase, 79
Guilford Byron Chase passed away Jan. 5, 2022.
Nancy L. Baker, 69
Nancy Louise Baker died on Jan. 4, 2022.
Helen I. Haberberger
Helen Irene Haberberger passed away.
Cory S. Reed, 44
Cory Scot Reed passed away on Dec. 10, 2021.
Florela G. Brewster, 86
Florela G. (Winey) Brewster died Jan. 1, 2022.
Celebrations
Birthdays

Richard Heller 90th birthday

Richard Heller of Portsmouth will mark his 90th birthday on Aug. 19. His family is planning a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to PO Box 92, Portsmouth IA 51565. His family …

Angela Smith celebrates 90 years

Angela Smith will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Aug. 4. Her family and friends are requesting a card shower for this special event. Cards may be sent to: Angela Smith, c/o Longview Nursing …

Anniversaries

Reehs celebrate 65 years

Richard and Lois Reeh celebrated their 65th anniversary on Thursday, July 9. Richard Reeh married Lois Skinner on July 9, 1955, while he was in the service; they lived in off-base housing at the …

Engagements

Wagner-Holcombe

Roger and Judy Holcombe of Missouri Valley announce the engagement of their son, Steven Holcombe, to Brei Wagner, daughter of Damon and Amy Wagner of Plattsmouth, Neb. Steven is a 2007 graduate of …

Births

Axtell birth announcement

Jason and Molly Axtell of Blair, Neb., are the proud parents of sons, Finley Michael Axtell and Henry Jennings Axtell. The twins were born Friday, July 3, at Methodist Women’s Hospital in …

Weddings

Mether, Harrison wed Jan. 3

Elizabeth Joy Marie Mether and Jamison William Rae Harrison, both of Missouri Valley, were married on Friday, Jan. 3, at the Logan Community Center in Logan. Pastor Chris Coolman performed the …

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