The Clearmont City Council listened to Patty and Jack McElroy, residents, as they displayed their aerial map of the city of Clearmont at the January 21 meeting. The case McElroys were pleading was that several structures have been built in city alleys throughout the years. They believe either all properties along alleys should be surveyed.
The Nodaway County commissioners approved the projected 2020 income and expenditures during their budget hearing on January 28. The over $10.1 million budget projects slightly more in sales tax revenue and use tax monies as well as the road and bridge gravel taxes coming in less than in previous years for a total of $40,576
The Masonic Lodge Nodaway 470 will meet at 7:30 pm, Monday, February 3 at the lodge in Maryville.
Hopkins Community Betterment will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 pm, Monday, February 3 at the Hopkins Baptist Church basement. All interested individuals are invited to attend.
The Pickering Christian Church is conducting an outreach mission. Free bread and sweets may be picked up from 2 to 4 pm, Monday, February 3 and 17 at the east basement door.
Thank a Farmer Week is a celebration of the US food supply as provided by America’s farmers and ranchers. Within the first two months of the year, the average American will have earned enough income to pay for their annual food supply. It takes until late April to earn enough to pay for local, state,