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Terry Stokes, Jr. stands outside of the Talent Factory, where he will be doing a benefit “For Jayla” on March 1. (Photo by Lynn Marr-Moore)

Nevada’s Talent Factory to hold benefit ‘For Jayla’ ‘

Feb 26, 2015 10:58am

“The Laughter of a child is the light of a house”

- African Proverb

Jayla turned 6 years old this past...

C Avenue duplex owners not happy with possible city policy

Feb 26, 2015 10:54am

Several property owners of duplexes along C Avenue in Nevada were present at the Nevada City Council meeting Monday with concerns about the possibility of being charged to run second lines to the...

Charlie Hugunin, 18-month-old granddaughter of Lynn and Reed Moore, fights cystic fibrosis every day of her life. The Moores were honored as Rookies of the Year by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Iowa at a reception last week. (Photo by Lynn Marr-Moore)

A word from Lynn’s desk Continuing to fight for our Charlie

Feb 26, 2015 10:54am

I am putting the shoe on the other foot, so to speak. When my husband, Reed, and I were recognized last week as “Rookies of the Year” at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Iowa’s annual reception...

Speech contest volunteers needed

Feb 26, 2015 10:53am

Nevada High School Speech is bursting with excitement as we continue our speech season. The individual speech season started in December, with 14 different categories, from original oratory and...

Officer Dave Johnson has been promoted to the position of sergeant in the Nevada Public Safety Department. Johnson’s family members were present Monday evening to witness him being sworn in for his new role at the Nevada City Council meeting. He is pictured with his family members, including his wife Karen. (Photo by Marlys Barker)

Nevada promotes a detective to the role of sergeant

Feb 26, 2015 10:52am

Officer Dave Johnson has been promoted to the rank of sergeant in the Nevada Public Safety Department. His promotion was made official and he was sworn in during Monday evening’s council meeting...

Malachi Hornbuckle

Hornbuckle honored at Eagle Scout ceremony

Updated: Feb 26, 2015 11:12am

On Feb. 22, Malachi Hornbuckle, son of Jalene and Brian Hornbuckle of Nevada, received the Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout Award. The ceremony was held at the United Methodist Church in Nevada....

Mark your calendars for a town hall meeting

Feb 26, 2015 10:50am

The Talent Factory in Nevada is proud to present “Seeds of Our Future” on Tuesday, March 3, from 7-9:15 p.m. at the Talent Factory in downtown Nevada.

The idea for this event was started by...

Nevada Library News

Feb 26, 2015 10:50am

Teen Tech Support

As part of our Teen Tech Week, we encourage middle and high school students to bring any tech-related questions to our Teen Texperts for advice. This group of teens will...

Nancy Martens, a longtime friend of the late Jeanne Coverdale of Nevada, stands in front of one of 40 quilts that were made in honor of her 40-year friendship with Coverdale. The shows will be part of a show and fundraiser in British Columbia, Canada, where Martens lives. (Photo Submitted)

Coverdale’s 40-year friendship honored

Feb 26, 2015 10:50am

Hundreds of people affected and impacted by cancer will benefit from the proceeds of a show of 40 quilts. The quilts will then be distributed to over a dozen cancer organizations as fundraising...

Nominations sought for 2015 Story County Youth Volunteer awards

Feb 26, 2015 10:49am

The Volunteer Center of Story County and Iowa State University Student Activities Center are seeking nominations for the 2015 Story County Youth Volunteer Awards. Nominations are sought in...