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  • Yogi Berra and Sunday worship

    Recently, baseball lost a voice that made many people laugh over the years of his life. Yogi Berra w ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Ku Klux Klan meetings

    There were whispered rumors in the early 1920s that the Ku Klux Klan had a branch organization in Osceola.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Protecting our unborn children

    Many of us were horrified and repulsed as we saw Planned Parenthood Federation leaders in undercover videos negotiating the sale of body parts from ab ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • W. H. Park

    William Herbert Park was born in Eddyville, Iowa, on May 23, 1870. His boyhood life was nearly all spent in Allerton. He graduated from Allerton High ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • When it’s cool to mock Christianity

    Mocking Christianity is the latest American sport.  There are countless articles espousing the evils of faith, laughing at the irrationality of belief ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:58 am
  • New state student assessment proposed rules released

    Last week, the State Board of Education voted to start the formal process of adopting a new state assessment to replace the current state tests in mat ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:56 am
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