Helping children read on grade-level by third grade is the mission of Jackson County Grade Level Reading Campaign according to Joanne Evans, director of the local GLR.
Attention Iowa Class of 2021 high school seniors who are pursuing programs of studies in any agricultural or natural resources field. The Jackson Soil & Water Conservation District is hosting a scholarship award.
Ten years ago, an ice age-old story began to unfold near a stream bank in Southeast Iowa when a landowner discovered a very large leg bone protruding out of the ground.
If it made Delmar a better place to be, then Delmar Lions Club members Ken Ewoldt and Gerry Farrell likely helped make it happen.
The Jackson County Farm Bureau has been designated a 2020 Outstanding County Farm Bureau by the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF).
AMES – Depending on your family situation and the value of your estate, forming a trust can be an important addition to your farm transition plan.
The Maquoketa Area Family YMCA will host a blood drive on Thursday, Dec. 24, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the gym located at 500 E. Summit.
Members of Maquoketa Woman’s Club met virtually Dec. 11 and learned a great deal more about each other than previously known. Playing a guessing game based on unique information contributed by each member, members learned that one in their midst was a chicken hypnotist, another had worked a…
The Optimist Club of Maquoketa purchased and donated 108 items for the Maquoketa Sentinel-Press Mitten Tree this year to help keep kids warm throughout the county. The club purchased hats, gloves, outfits for kids, slippers, hat and glove sets. Optimist Club of Maquoketa member Kate Krabbenh…
The New Year is just around the corner and that means new possibilities! At Eastern Iowa Community Colleges we offer students a number of options, from career/technical training leading directly to high-demand jobs to Associate’s Degrees with seamless transfer to four-year colleges and unive…
Twenty-one members of the Maquoketa Woman’s Club practiced “chair exercises” with YMCA fitness instructor Ruth Eltrich during their Zoom meeting on Nov. 13. Eltrich demonstrated ways to stretch, build strength and improve cardiovascular health in the confines of one’s own home. She shared …
Due to the increase in virus incidents in Iowa and Jackson County, there will be no services at the Fulton Community Church until further notice.