BEDFORD – The Bedford Bulldogs scored 32 of the game’s final 38 points in beating Stanton/Essex 60-34 in the district opener for both teams, Friday, Sept. 13.
The Sidney Cowgirls had little trouble earning their second Corner Conference volleyball win of the season, Tuesday, Sept. 10, sweeping Essex 25-2, 25-13 and 25-10.
CLARINDA – Sidney senior Noah Jorgenson won his third cross country race of the season and the Shenandoah girls finished second at the Clarinda Cross Country Meet, Tuesday, Sept. 10.
Keygan Day passed for 204 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score, but Stanton/Essex couldn’t contain Lamoni’s offense in a 56-18 Demon victory, Friday, Aug. 30.
Essex volleyball dropped matches to Southwest Valley and East Mills, Thursday, Aug. 29 in a triangular played at Southwest Valley Middle School in Villisca.
Keygan Day and Colton Thornburg connected three times through the air for touchdowns as Stanton/Essex flew to a 40-6 season-opening win at Murray, Friday, Aug. 23.
OAKLAND – Essex/South Page senior Daniel Ohnmacht threw a three-hit complete game shutout and the Trojan bats also performed well in a 10-0 win over Riverside, Thursday, July 11 in a Class 1A District 14 1st round game.
The deadline for Iowa disaster survivors to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for recovery assistance has been extended to Tuesday, July 16, 2019. The deadline to apply for a low-interest disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) also has been…
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) is extending the prevented plant crop reporting deadline for Iowa producers affected by spring flooding and excessive moisture.
The Essex School Board appointed Lori Racine as a new school board member at a special meeting on June 12. Racine was one of two applicants who applied for the position.
ESSEX – The Essex/South Page Trojans scored double digit runs for the second time in as many games, but again lost as West Harrison earned a 22-12 win in five innings, Tuesday, June 4.
The Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) held an ad-hoc conference call on May 29 with governmental entities and members of the press to update them on current runoff conditions and operational decisions being made in response to those conditions. John Remus, Chief of the Missouri River Basin Wat…
The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, June 11, to discuss the proposed improvements to Iowa Highway 2, just east of the Missouri River, in Fremont County. This meeting will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Sidney High School Commons at 2754 K…
All teams, team members, survivors, caregivers, sponsors, and community members are invited to the annual Relay for Life of Fremont and Page counties on Sunday, June 9, at the Andersen Park in Essex. This is an American Cancer Society event designed to educate the community, celebrate surviv…
NEOLA – The Essex Trojanettes advanced to a Class 1A regional final with a runner-up score of 468 at Quail Run Country Club, Monday, May 13 in the first round of regionals.
SHENANDOAH – The Essex Trojanettes and Sidney Cowboys earned Corner Conference golf wins, Thursday, April 18 at Shenandoah’s American Legion Country Club, which is Essex’s home course this season.
The National Weather Service held a Spring Flood Outlook webinar on April 4, updating information about expected precipitation and flood possibilities in the MissouriRiver Basin and other drainage areas. While mountain snowpack melt is not expected to be an additional burden, in the eastern …
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, has awarded a $7.5 million contract for the initial breach repair along the Missouri River at Levee Unit L-575 near Percival, Iowa, to protect critical infrastructure.
Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate asks Iowans who receive a “No Activity in 4 Years” mailing from his office to respond quickly.
Both federal and state agencies are asking Iowans to report any dangerous containers displaced by floodwaters in western Iowa.
The Iowa Finance Authority announced a new down payment assistance program for first-time and repeat home buyers. The program offers a 0% loan for up to five percent of the sale price or $5,000, whichever is less and is repayable upon refinance or sale of the home.
For several weeks now, the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association has been working to help producers across the state adjust to the inclement and disastrous weather that has plagued Iowa. On April 11, 2019, USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Amanda De Jong announced emergency Cons…
A joint state/federal Disaster Recovery Center opened Wednesday, April 3 to help survivors of the recent severe storms and flooding get help with various disaster assistance programs.
SHENANDOAH – The Shenandoah Mustangs finished second and Sidney’s Noah Jorgenson broke the school record in the 800 meter run at the Mustang Relays, Monday, April 8.
CLARINDA – Shenandoah’s sprint relays were again strong and Essex’s Colton Thornburg took the long jump title in the Class 2A edition of the Clarinda Cardinal Relays, Friday, April 5.
RED OAK – The Sidney Cowgirls finished second in Class A and the Shenandoah Fillies third in Class 2A at the Red Oak Lady Tiger Relays, Thursday, April 4.