Area News

‘Haunted hike’ Saturday

The Ringgold County Conservation Board is once again sponsoring its Haunted Halloween Hike at the Dragoon Trace Nature Center at Poe Hollow Park (east of Mount Ayr on State Hwy 2) on Saturday, October 21.   For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

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Pool in need of costly repairs

“Pool or no pool.” That was the choice city superintendent Brent Wise offered to the Mount Ayr city council at one point in their meeting Monday, October 16.   For more information, sign in to the e-edition.

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1886 Mount Ayr ordinances discovered

You never know what you may find in a box stuck away in the corner of an attic, in a basement, or, in this case, in an office.   To see more on the Ordinances of 1886, sign in to the e-edition.

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BBC IN MOUNT AYR

There was some staring and finger pointing last Wednesday morning on the square in Mount Ayr.   To find out why, sign in to the e-edition.

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Football restroom, concession solution sought by board

Plans for a new stand-alone restroom/concession area at the football complex, a proposal to move to a full-day pre-school program and personnel decisions were highlights of the regular meeting of the Mount Ayr Community Schools board of directors Monday, October 9.   For more on this story, sign into the e-edition.

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Creston man dies in Ringgold County accident

An accident at the south intersection of Highway 2 and Highway 25 in far southwest Ringgold County claimed the life of a Creston man at approximately 7:40 a.m. Monday, October 2.   For more on this story, sign into the e-edition.

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