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Stories from Saturday, December 26, 2009

The Christmas Story (12/26/09)
St. Luke 2: 1-20 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed. And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria. And all went to be taxed, every one into his own city...
Demand increases, dollars shrink for preschool scholarships (12/26/09)
A group that helps Plymouth County residents at or below 200 percent of the poverty level send their children to preschool is feeling the pinch. Last year Northwest Iowa Community Empowerment offered 114 preschool scholarships -- 74 full-tuition and 40 half-tuition -- for eligible low-income families in Plymouth County...
Daycare has kids thinking of others for Christmas (12/26/09)
During the holiday season, it's easy to get caught up in exchanging gifts with friends and family, especially for children. One Le Mars daycare provider, however, is challenging the kids she cares for to "think outside the box" and give back to others...
Remember to recycle after Christmas (12/26/09)
Christmas wrap, cardboard boxes, holiday cards and envelopes -- they're all recyclable. "The residents of Le Mars can place it all in their blue containers and or blue bags," said Mark Kunkel, Plymouth County Landfill manager. Rural residents can take their Christmas recyclables to the landfill or put their blue bags in the dumpster at the Plymouth County Courthouse, Kunkel said...
Could an ACL tear halt your athletic career? (12/26/09)
Hinton stays perfect (12/26/09)
The Hinton girls basketball team remained undefeated after eeking out a 50-49 win on the road at Sergeant Bluff-Luton Tuesday. The Blackhawks, who improve to 9-0 on the season and 4-0 in the War Eagle Conference, edged the Warriors 17-16 in the final eight minutes to collect the win...
Crusaders drop Bulldogs in JV action (12/26/09)
The Le Mars JV boys basketball team dropped a 58-49 decision to visiting Bishop Heelan on Tuesday at Carey Gym. Chris Eckstaine scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead the 'Dogs. Brenden Collins made a trio of 3-pointers to finish with nine points and led Le Mars with three assists...
Hawks top Spartans (12/26/09)
A balanced scoring attack helped Remsen St. Mary's secure another win Tuesday night as the Hawks rebounded from a loss at Lawton-Bronson Monday. "Tonight we bounced back," said RSM co-head coach Scott Ruden, whose squad scored a 48-36 War Eagle Conference win at Spalding Catholic Tuesday. "Spalding's a tough place to play but the kids stepped up and played decent."...
Hawks outscore Spartans 20-8 in third to tally War Eagle win (12/26/09)
A huge third quarter helped Remsen St. Mary's power past Spalding Catholic 47-38 on the road in Granville Tuesday. "I think they knew I wasn't very happy with them," RSM coach Brad Gralheer described his halftime speech to the Hawks, who trailed 20-18...
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