Amie Van Patten

04/26/2017 - 7:37am
         The Keokuk County Endowment Foundation held their annual awards on April 19 at the Ss. Peter and Paul Church. $97,350.00 was awarded to local organizations and township for various projects that they had applied for. There was $118,589.36 applied for this year, and the following 30 organizations were awarded these amounts:   Delta Community Housing ...
02/01/2017 - 7:14am
     At 10:32 a.m., January 31, the Keokuk County Sheriff's Department along with Sigourney Police, What Cheer QRS, ambulance, fire personnel and Air care assisted in a two vehicle accident near 112th Avenue on Highway 92, approximately 3 miles west of the Highway 21 junction. According to the Iowa State Patrol report, a...
12/28/2016 - 9:21am
          Sergeant First Class Michael DeWeese began his military career in September 1982 when he enlisted under the delayed entry program as a 63 Bravo (Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic) and served in the Active Army until April 1987. In April, Deweese transferred to the Iowa Army National Guard to serve...
11/16/2016 - 1:31pm
In a world where there is a separation, can two worlds learn to live together?     “Like” is the story of two isolated countries separated by an impassible crevasse. While the two countries were once one nation, the crevasse now keeps them completely isolated from each other. Despite no contact with one another, or the...
11/16/2016 - 1:27pm
With the bricks in place, Melanie Vermillion and Margie Thomas led in a celebration of the flag raising ceremony at the Keokuk County Freedom Rock on November 12. With Dan Behrens providing a flag that had been flown in honor of both his brother, Tom Behrens who was killed in Vietnam and father, Ken Behrens. The flag flew over the Capitol in...
10/26/2016 - 8:27am
  As the IMT Des Moines marathon took place on Sunday, October 16, Preston McNurlen could be seen and heard whooping and hollering as the wind blew against his face. Preston, a junior at Sigourney High School, has cerebral palsy. While in the same grade as his sister Madi, it can be said that she may be one of his biggest fans, attending...
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