Spirit of the Community Award

Brought to you by Community 1st Credit Union   This is your opportunity to nominate the person in your community…

44th Davis County Bluegrass, Country and Old Time Music Festival

Sept 17-20 at the Davis County Fairgrounds – Bloomfield IA 3 stages and a dance area all under cover – event held rain or shine. Plenty of buildings for jammin’! Free Admission – Donations Accepted . Food available on the grounds . Camping available beginning Sept 13th. See complete schedule at www.daviscountyfair.org   Sponsored by…

Keep Labor Day Celebrations Food-Safe

Keep cold foods cold, and hot foods hot Thousands of Iowans will gather for picnics, cookouts, tailgates, and family get-togethers this Labor Day weekend. The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) cautions that some of those Iowans will become ill in the following week or two, thanks to a food-borne illness. A food-borne illness is…

Model “A” Club Coming to SE Iowa

The Model A Club of Central Iowa will be traveling through Southeast Iowa on its annual fall tour the week of August 31. There will be eight states represented in the tour which is in its 20th year. The nationally recognized tour is referred to as the Great American Model A Ride Around Iowa (GAMRAI)…

Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb wins 2015 New Food Contest

Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb wins 2015 New Food Contest DES MOINES, IA (08/18/2015)(readMedia)– The Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb took top honors in the New Food Contest at the 2015 Iowa State Fair. The tasty new treat bested two other delicious finalists after receiving 117 votes. The winning food will be available throughout the Fair, August…

Give Your College Student a Healthy Start

Back-to-school vaccinations are not just for Kindergarteners   Summer is drawing to a close for many Iowa students returning to the classroom this month. Most parents are aware of the vaccinations needed for their child to start school as a Kindergartener, but college students need to be vaccinated, too. Recent cases of mumps, chicken pox,…