Wednesday Nov 27
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area
Thanksgiving Day will be partly sunny and cold. Highs around 30, with lows near 16. Details on page A-8.
The Des Moines Register
Police chase sends Jefferson school into lockdown
A Jefferson elementary school was locked down for about an hour Monday morning after a high-speed chase that started in Slater was called off near the campus, officials said.
WHO-TV Des Moines
Police Chase: Speeds Reach More Than 130 MPH
The chase started around 7:15 a.m. when a Motor Vehicle Enforcement officer noticed a car driving 103 mph near then town of Slifer in Webster County.
Professional Farm Manager Of The Year Named
PROFESSIONAL FARM MANAGER OF THE YEAR NAMED Nov. 18, 2013 Source: American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers The Professional Farm Manager of the Year Awards was presented to Kenneth L. Schmitt, AFM of Farmers National Company in Jefferson, Iowa.
KCCI-TV Des Moines
2 suspicious fires in same town
Suspicious fires break out a mile apart in Jefferson! One of the fires gutted a school bus.