CRAIG WILLIAM BAKER

Craig William Baker, son of Carroll and Leann (Porter) Baker, was born May 15,1955, in Creston, Iowa. Craig grew up in Taylor County and graduated from Clearfield High School in 1973. On March 28, 1976, Craig was united in marriage to Markeeta Jeanne Beggs and to this union three children were born: Matthew Craig, Marcy…

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MAX EDWARD GREENLAND

Max Edward Greenland, eldest child of Harland Gerald and Martha Frances (Moore) Greenland, was born February 6, 1929, in Des Moines, Iowa and passed away at age 89, at his son’s home in Ellston, Iowa on November 27, 2018. Max grew up in the Beaconsfield and Grand River areas and graduated from Grand River High…

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Raiders continue to succeed on the court

Mount Ayr 56, Lenox 28 Mount Ayr took down Lenox last Tuesday night by a score of 56-28, matching the exact score of the Raiderettes that came before them.   For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

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Board reviews improvement assessment

At their meeting Monday, December 10, members of the Mount Ayr Community board of directors reviewed the results of a School Improvement Needs Assessment recently conducted by the Iowa Association of School Boards on the Mount Ayr District.   For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

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Christmas events galore!

Christmas in Kellerton Southern Iowa Parks and Recreation and the Kellerton Volunteer Fire Department will host the Christmas Celebration and monthly meal on Saturday, December 15 at the Kellerton Community Center, beginning at 2 p.m.   For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

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AMANDA AUEN

Amanda Auen, age 30, of Carroll, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll. Open visitation will be 12-8 p.m. Friday, December 7 with family present from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Armstrong Funeral Home in Mount Ayr. A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December…

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