31 min ago
Meskwaki code talkers' families to get medals, but hard feelings remain
Melissa Youngbear was hurt and disappointed when she walked away empty-handed from a ceremony authorized by Congress to honor her father and seven other Meskwaki men trained to use their native language to provide secure battlefield communication during World War II.
4 hrs ago
Morgan McFate is on Univewrsity of Northern Iowa Final 4 rugby team
South Tama High School 2010 graduate Morgan McFate is a member of the University of Northern Iowa women's rugby club team who are playing in the Division I Final Four this weekend at in Lake Myrtle, Fla.
9 hrs ago
South Tama Elementary recognized for "Breaking Barriers"
DES MOINES Six schools from across the state were honored by the State Board of Education today for significant progress in closing gaps in student achievement.
9 hrs ago
Tama County District Court
Luis Antonio Puentes, 19, Montour, pled guilty to a charge of 2nd degree harassment and admitted violation of terms of probation.
9 hrs ago
Iowa Juvenile Home update
In my previous column I talked about a meeting between a delegation from Toledo and the governor's office regarding the Iowa Juvenile Home .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Soil - Water to meet Thursday
The next regular meeting of the Tama Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioners will be held on Thursday, Dec. 5, at 8 a.m. at the District Office, located at 102 W Highway 30 in Toledo.
Annual Toledo-Tama Kiwanis Christmas tree sales underway
Nothing says "home for the holidays" like the fragrance of a freshly cut, real Christmas Tree.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Toledo Eastern Star hosts Grand Officers reception
Toledo Chapter #380, Tama. Order of the Eastern Star, participated Saturdav. Nov. 2, hosting a wonderful reception at the Courtyard by Marriott in Ankeny honoring the newly installed Grand Officers, named "The Candlelighters!" The Worthy Grand Patron is Brother Jerry Jones, who also serves as the Worthv Patron of the local chapter, lives in Tama ... (more)
This coming Sunday, I'm leaving for Tanzania, East Africa, for a two week Mission Trip.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The "rocks" deliverd to Solid Rock Bible Church
In late summer of 2012 we opened the doors for the first time to Solid Rock Bible Church.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Tama County Community Foundation---Thanksgiving, A Time to Give
When I was a little girl, my father would take me to church on Thanksgiving Eve or maybe Thanksgiving morning.
PPEL decision will be back before South Tama voters in Feb.
South Tama Schools Physical Plant and Equipment Levy will be back before voters in February of next year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
2013 city elections official results
The Tama County Board of Supervisors canvass of the 2013 city elections resulted in no changes in results for Toledo and Tama offices.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Tama County Jail Bookings & Arrests
Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always determined in a court of law.
Holiday spirit coming to Tama's Oak Park
Tama businesswoman Julie Chyma told the Tama City Council Monday night, Nov. 18, an image she had caught on the internet had inspired her to seek permission to transform the bandstand at Tama's Oak Park.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
South Tama FFA harvests, markets soybeans
On Friday, Oct. 25, the STC Agriculture Marketing 2 class harvested the 53 acre soybean field surrounding the high school and elementary.
Chamber opens season Nov. 30: Explode with Holiday Cheer
Young people can enjoy Breakfast with Santa from 7-10 a.m. at the Tama Civic Center, 305 Siegel, where the Tama firefighters and Ambulance service crew will be serving their famous pancake breakfast.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Tama Co. Court News
Ashley Rose Griego, 24, Toledo, entered a written guilty plea to a charge of maintaining a drug house - keeping, permitting or maintaining a premises or other environment for drugs.
Paige Van Dyk signs to play golf for the Panthers
South Tama outstanding senior golfer Paige Van Dyk plans to join her sister, Taylor, as a member of the University of Northern Iowa Golf Team.