Saturday Mar 8
James Allen Russell
James "Jim" Russell, 48, of Forrest City, Arkansas and formerly of Oskaloosa and Pella, IA passed away of cancer Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Family Medical Center in Butner, North Carolina.
The Des Moines Register
Lt. Gov. Reynolds announces STEM education town hall meetings across Iowa
Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced plans Thursday for a series of town hall meetings across Iowa about the importance of giving students an education in science, technology, engineering and math.
InMotion Wins Awards at Pella Invitational
Mount Pleasant High School's show choir InMotion qualified for the finals and finished as 2nd Runner-Up Saturday night at the Pella Dutch Masters Invitational.
COMMUNITY: Are you grips ready to roll
Editor's note: Steve Charters is in his 12th year as a pro at Twin Pines Golf Course.
The Washington Evening Journal
Couple exchange wedding vows
Kelsey Tompkins, daughter of Dan and Becky Tompkins of Davenport, and Garrett Feddersen, son of Roger and Nancy Feddersen of Ida Grove, were married in Des Moines on Aug. 24, 2013, at the Sylvan Theatre in Greenwood Park.