Mar 26, 2013
Bureau County Republican
Born June 11, 1944, in Santa Maria, Calif., to J. Pauline and Ralph Clutts, she married Wesley A. May June 25, 1966, in Sibley, Ill.
Firefighter injured in early-morning fire in Melvin
A firefighter was recovering at home Friday after he fell through a floor that collapsed during an early-morning blaze at a bar in downtown Melvin.
Ford County leases farmland for highest rent ever
At a public auction this week, cash-rent leases for three county-owned farms were awarded for a total of $122,860 per year - an increase of $34,740 from the winning bids from two years ago.
Rural Sibley woman killed in crash
A rural Sibley woman was killed Wednesday afternoon when her sport utility vehicle skidded out of control on a wet road and crashed into a utility pole.
Candidate filings set up handful of contests for GOP primary in Ford County
Voters in Ford County will have options when choosing the Republican nominees for some seats on the county board and for the county coroner's job in 2012.