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Meet Nevada’s school board candidates, all incumbents

Sep 03, 2015 11:44am

Three incumbents are running unopposed to retain their seats on the Nevada School Board this year. The election is this coming Tuesday. Here are their responses to a questionnaire prepared by...

New Nevada Police Sergeant Tracy Schmidt is shown with his wife, Stephanie, and their daughters, Kira, 7, and Ava, 5. (Photo Submitted)

Schmidt joins Nevada PSD

Sep 03, 2015 11:43am

Tracy Schmidt, 38, is the most recent addition to the Nevada Public Safety Department. Schmidt comes in as a sergeant with the Nevada Police Department, and was sworn in at the Aug. 24 Nevada City...

Correction in wording on Forsyth photo caption

Sep 03, 2015 11:42am

There was an error in the picture caption with last week’s Where Are They Now feature about Eric Forsyth. Rather than “…commanding an Air Force Base,” it should have read: “…working for the U.S....

C-N School Board approves transportation agreement

Sep 03, 2015 11:42am

The Colo-Nesco school board approved an operation sharing agreement during a special meeting held Aug. 31. This is the second agreement between the two schools, after both recently approved an...

Nevada FFA Meats Evaluation Team members with Mr. Cooper, Nevada FFA advisor, are (from left) Savannah Fitz, Madison Huynh and Madison Abraham. (Photo Submitted)

Nevada FFA earns Gold Award at State FFA Meats CDE

Sep 03, 2015 11:41am

A team of Nevada FFA members placed ninth out of 26 teams to earn a gold award at the Iowa FFA State Meats Evaluation Career Development Event. The contest was held Saturday, Aug. 29, at the ISU...

Nieces to recreate first woman’s solo journey on Lincoln Highway

Sep 03, 2015 11:40am

Silent Screen Star Anita King made the first female solo drive on the Lincoln Highway across America.

This year, three sisters are following in her footsteps as they recreate the journey of...

Prepare for this year’s trivia nights

Sep 03, 2015 11:40am

The Nevada Community School Foundation announces the following dates for Trivia Nights during the 2015-2016 school year: Oct. 17, Nov. 7, Jan. 9, Feb. 6, March 12 and April 2. The link to Sign Up...

Nomination period for the upcoming City Election

Sep 03, 2015 11:40am

Story County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Lucy Martin announces the candidate filing period for the upcoming city election to be held on Nov. 3. Seats on all 14 of the county’s city...

Zearing’s TLC Receives Grant

Sep 03, 2015 11:39am

Gretta Reischauer, Threshold Learning Center (TLC) director, and Al Hermanson, Story County Community Foundation (SCCF) advisory board member, enjoy children’s accounts of a muddy project during...

Nevada Woman Among ThoseWho Earn Parenting Award

Sep 03, 2015 11:39am

At the 17th Annual Rose McCay Parenting Achievement Awards Luncheon hosted by Youth & Shelter Services, Iowa’s First Lady, Chris Branstad, and Iowa State University’s First Lady, Janet Leath,...