Thomas LaRose, Pickering, donated over a 100 stuffed toys to Today’s Civic Women’s Toys for Tots of Nodaway County campaign. TCW is accepting donations through Monday, December 10. LaRose took advantage of the $5 credit offered by the Nodaway News Leader for his new subscription.
The North Nodaway R-VI Board of Education met in open and closed sessions on November 13 to handle the following school district business. Superintendent James Simmelink reported the rough draft of the annual audit had been received on November 13. He had spotted two errors on the opening page; therefore, he made the decision to
The West Nodaway R-I Board of Education met in open and closed session on November 14 to handle the following school district business. With Elementary Principal Holly Brady on maternity leave, Superintendent Shannon Nolte read all the principals and superintendant reports. Nolte had help from one of the elementary teachers in completing the elementary report.
Thanks to the success of its United Fiber program, United Electric Cooperative will be waiving a fee for each of its meters. In December, United Electric will be waiving the service availability charge daily fee for each of its 9,819 meters. For residential customers, this charge is $1.50 per day adding up to about $45
The City of Maryville’s fall yard waste burning period of October 24 to November 6 has been extended by the city council. Due to recent rain and snow, the burn period has been extended through December 18. Materials permitted to be burned include leaves, small twigs and grass clippings, which can be burned from dawn until
Northeast Nodaway The Northeast Nodaway school board appointed an acting superintendent and addressed other business during its regularly scheduled meeting on November 15. High School Principal Jason McDowell was named acting superintendent by the board and signed necessary paperwork at the meeting. This move came after the board placed Superintendent Ken Grove on paid administrative
The Maryville City Council met on November 13 with a short agenda addressing purchases, contracts, a property lot split and a change order for concrete streetwork. • Approved a purchase/maintenance agreement with The Victor L. Phillips Company, Kansas City, for a Takeuchi trackloader with an annual lease of $12,232.68 for 36 months. • Signed a
The Stanberry Light Night will be from 5 to 7 pm, Friday, November 30 at the Stanberry Community Center. The chili supper is a free will donation. The featured performer is Ben Johnson, “our Hometown Elvis,” who will perform holiday songs from 5:30 to 6:30 pm. The event is sponsored by the Stanberry Planning and
The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group will meet at 6 pm, Thursday, November 29 at the Nodaway County Senior Center, 1210 East First Street, Maryville. The topic will be winter safety tips. Caregivers around the area come together to provide support, become informed and find strength in numbers while progressing forward in dementia and Alzheimer’s awareness.
Paws at The Pub is a monthly social event to benefit the New Nodaway Humane Society. The Christmas event will be from 5 to 8 pm, Wednesday, November 28 at The Pub, 414 North Main Street, Maryville. This is a chance for pups and owners to meet in a friendly, relaxed setting while raising awareness