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  • Sheriff

    Hector Dario Hernandez, 23, of Osceola was charged with contempt of court 2 a.m. Sept. 9. The original date of the offense was June 19, 2013.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • Green Hills AEA meeting scheduled

    The Board of Directors of the Green Hills AEA will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at 12:00 p.m. This meeting will be held by c ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • College news

    Des Moines Area Community CollegeDes Moines Area Community College (DMACC) President Rob Denson rece ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Committee to review, approve Clarke County Hazard Mitigation Plan

    For more than two years, a committee of interested persons have been working on a hazard mitigation plan for the entire county.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Clean up this fall at Highway Lumber

    Highway Lumber is now accepting entries for two $500 shopping sprees.Two local winners, selected at ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Fry receives Farm Bureau endorsement

    Iowa Farm Bureau’s PAC recently designated Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, as a “Friend of Agriculture.”Io ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Nawab joins Greater Regional Medical staff

    Greater Regional Medical Center welcomes Qurrat-Ul-Ain “Annie” Nawab, M.D., to the Greater Regional medical staff.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:27 am
  • Loebsack representative to hold office hours

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, will have a member of his staff in southern Iowa for open office hours. 
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Loebsack office now accepting Service Academy nominations

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, recently announced his office is now accepting applications for nomination to the U.S. Service Academies for the 20 ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • DAR news

    The Nancy McKay Harsh Chapter of the Daughter of the American Revolution meeting was held at The Homestead in Greenfield 9:30 a.m. Aug. 9.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Fry receives Iowa Corn Growers endorsement

    Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, recently received the endorsement of the Iowa Corn Growers Association PAC for the 2014 campaign cycle.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Joe and Joanie Boggs recognized with Governor Award

    Joe and Joanie Boggs of Weldon were honored at a special ceremony at the Iowa State Fair where they received the Iowa Farm Environmental Leader Award ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:22 am
  • OFFICIALLY APPROVED

    Osceola officially has a new city logo.During a Sept. 2 Osceola City Council meeting, the council ap ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Fry stresses hometown, conservative values during fundraiser

    When Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, started his first campaign for state representative years ago, three words came to his mind — listen, learn and lead.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Escaped Decatur County inmate captured

    LEON — An inmate — who escaped from Decatur County Jail Friday — was captured by local and state law enforcement officers shortly before midnight Satu ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Disaster applications available at SCICAP Clarke County outreach office

    Gov. Terry E. Branstad recently issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for Clarke County in response to recent severe weather.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Showmanship winner on to state

    Berg Houge set a nice table and won the showmanship at the 16th annual Clarke County Farm Bureau cookout contest, Saturday, July 19.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Farmers’ Market going strong

    Clarke County Farmers’ Market is beginning it’s peak for the season.There have been 12 to 15 vendors ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • Clarke County Farm Bureau Cookout contest overall winner

    The 16th annual Clarke County Farm Bureau Cookout contest was held Saturday, July 19, in conjunction with the Clarke County 4-H and FFA fair.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • South Central Iowa Showdown held

    Wayne County Fair hosted the first-ever South Central Iowa Showdown 5:30 p.m. July 27 at Wayne County Fairgrounds in Corydon.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • 2014 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame Honorees celebrated at the Iowa State Fair

    AMES – Eighty-two counties and two state level Iowa 4-H volunteers were inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during the 2014 ceremony at the 4-H Ex ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Clarke County Fair cutest baby contest results

    Murray FFA Members hosted the fourth annual “Down on the Farm” Cute Baby Contest, Saturday, July 19, during the Clarke County Fair.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Queck named IFAA scholarship winner

    DES MOINES — Paul Queck of Peru was awarded the $1,000 FFA/IFAA Foundation scholarship by Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement (IFAA) during t ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Independent candidate

    “I am not for sale.”This is one of the slogans for Rick Stewart’s political campaign. He is an indep ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:13 am
  • Championship win brings long-term school spirit

    Winning a state championship is something that can be celebrated for an entire year.Clarke’s softbal ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • School board reverses decision in open enrollment after harassing letter is found

    Editors note: Osceola Sentinel-Tribune is not naming the mother or daughter in the article.A Clarke ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Cover crop tour planned

    Clarke County and Decatur County Farm Bureaus have teamed up to bring the public a cover crop and soil health field tour and meeting, Monday, Sept. 15 ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Make a Difference Community Mission Day planned

    People can help make a positive difference in their community.The public is invited to participate a ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Murray Jamboree baking contest

    These are the results from Murray Jamboree’s baking contest.Grand prize overall itemsLemon bundt cak ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Farm Bureau members head to Washington, D.C.

    Forty Iowa Farm Bureau leaders visited Capitol Hill and their elected officials during the annual national policy trip July 14-17 to discuss key farm ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Oswald elected to alternate Angus delegate

    Brian Oswald of Osceola has been elected as an alternate delegate to the 131th Annual American Angus Association® Convention of Delegates, Nov. 6, at ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Branstad, Reynolds endorse Fry in state house race

    Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds endorsed Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, in his campaign for state representative.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Lamoni Civil War Days planned

    LAMONI — Lamoni’s 12th annual Civil War Days Reenactment and Living History will take place Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend, August 30-31 in ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • FFA to host Thursday Night in the Park

    The FFA sponsored Thursday Night in the Park is planned 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, August 28 on the courthouse lawn.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • OFFICIAL DESIGNATION

    It’s good to be No. 3.On Tuesday, Aug. 19, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds was at Salford Farm Machinery in Os ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Bike safety event planned

    Clarke Drill Team and FFA will be hosting the first-ever Bike Safety Community Event.The event will ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Free trap shooting experience

    Russell Sportsmen’s Club and Southern Prairie Pheasants Forever will offer a free trap shooting experience for middle school and high school youths 2 ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Sketched out

    Weak. Doesn’t stand out. Generic. Sterile. Looks like a Q-tip, pop tab or Ouija board.These were som ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Hormel Foods, USDA to help improve development in malnourished children

    AUSTIN, Minn. — Hormel Foods Corporation announced promising results of the nutrition research portion of Project SPAMMY®.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • The Iowa Master Gardener program

    AMES – The Iowa Master Gardener program will hold 2014 fall trainings at 34 Iowa State University Extension and Outreach county offices beginning in S ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:37 am
  • Agriculture literacy efforts take center stage in new statewide organization

    A new, statewide organization was launched recently aimed at helping Iowans understand more about how and where their food and fuel is produced.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • Upcoming seminar answers questions on Medicare

    The Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is hosting a seminar on August 27 at Clarke County Hospital to answer common questions about M ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • Board approves Ridgely as curriculum director

    Clarke Community School District has a new curriculum director.During an Aug. 11 school board meetin ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • Civil War Sesquicentennial events planned

    The time span of 2011-15 marks the Sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of the Civil War. The Sons o ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • School board denies open enrollment request, even with racism allegations

    Editors note: Osceola Sentinel-Tribune is not naming the mother or daughter in the article.A mother ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY

    Miller Products is as good as gold in the industry.This month, the company is celebrating its 50th, ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:22 am
  • Answering the call

    When the emergency call was made, Miller Products came to the rescue.The year was 2010 and a man-mad ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Reader Poll

    Clarke's homecoming coronation is 1:25 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26. What is your favorite thing about homecoming?
    The coronation
    The game
    The parade