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Stories from Wednesday, September 7, 2011

New industrial park planned in southwest Le Mars (09/07/11)
Creating new jobs is the goal of a Le Mars businessman developing 25 acres of farm ground for a new Le Mars industrial park. The land in southwest Le Mars, along 12th Street South and Sixth Avenue West, may be divided into 17 lots ranging from .75 acres to 5 acres...
Weiner to bring color to Arts Center as artist in residence (09/07/11)
Jean Weiner's laughter may be the first sound you hear when you step into the Le Mars Arts Center. Weiner, who is taking on the role of artist in residence at the center, is constantly bringing brightness to a room, whether with her demeanor or her brilliant watercolors...
Putze sees 'little things' important in telling agriculture's story (09/07/11)
Taking heed of and valuing the little things in life can be a "crucial" key to insuring Iowa's farms, its cities, towns and communities are vibrant and prosperous, according to Aaron Putze. "More often than not, it's these little things that we really have a tendency to overlook and that are the things that can make the biggest difference," said Putze, director of external relations for the Iowa Soybean Association and coordinator of Iowa's Food and Family Project...
Longtime Le Mars leader remembered (09/07/11)
A Le Mars man who owned a downtown business and served as a local government leader and dedicated community volunteer died Monday. Funeral services for Rudy Adler, 95, of Le Mars, will be at 11 a.m. Friday under the direction of the Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home, of Le Mars...
Gehlen invites community to 9/11 service (09/07/11)
Le Mars area citizens are invited to join Gehlen Catholic School students and staff for the 9/11 prayer service, "Honoring Our Living Heroes, As We Remember Sept. 11, 2011." The prayer service will begin at 8:45 a.m. Friday in the Bob Kneip Family Gym on the Gehlen campus...
Sentinel extra: Remembering 9/11 (09/07/11)
This edition of the Daily Sentinel includes a special publication "Remembering 9/11" which offers the newspaper's readers an opportunity to reflect on the 10th anniversary of terrorists attacks in the United States. The commemorative edition was published in cooperation with the History Channel, the Washington Times and the Newspaper in Education (NIE) program administered by the Newspaper Association in American Foundation...
CROSS COUNTRY: Lady 'Dogs race to third at Gary Meyer (09/07/11)
BRUNSVILLE -- The Le Mars Community and Gehlen Catholic girls finished back-to-back in the team standings at Tuesday's Gary Meyer Invite in Brunsville. Kenzie Theisen led the Lady Bulldogs, who finished third with 67 points, for the second meet in a row. Theisen raced to a fourth-place finish in 16 minutes, 34.10 seconds...
VOLLEYBALL: Lady Jays hammer Hawks to stay unbeaten (09/07/11)
REMSEN -- Second-rated (Class 1A) Gehlen Catholic made quick work of Remsen St. Mary's in War Eagle Conference play Tuesday evening in Remsen. "Our offensive firepower and balance proved to be very effective tonight," said Gehlen coach Mike Meyer, whose Lady Jays were 3-0 winners over the Hawks. "I was pleased with the team's performance."...
VOLLEYBALL: Lady Rockets sweep WEC match from Lady Westerners (09/07/11)
REMSEN-- Long weekends can keep a volleyball team from being sharp. After coming back from Labor Day weekend, two Plymouth County teams were hoping to not show any rust. Remsen-Union came out strong against Akron-Westfield Tuesday night in a War Eagle Conference match in Remsen. R-U cruised in the first two games and fought back to win game three and the match, 3-0...
CROSS COUNTRY: Seniors lead Le Mars to sixth-place team finish (09/07/11)
BRUNSVILLE -- The Le Mars Community boys registered a sixth-place team finish behind the senior leadership of Joe Herzberg and Zach Nemmers at the annual Gary Meyer Invite in Brunsville Tuesday. "I think our kids performed well," Le Mars coach Al Engebretson said. "We're seeing improvement, which is what we wanted."...
VOLLEYBALL: Blackhawks blank Falcons 3-0 (09/07/11)
(Sentinel photo by Roy Tucker) Hinton's Kasey Reuter attacks the ball during play against West Sioux on Tuesday. The Blackhawks won the War Eagle Conference match in straight sets (25-15, 25-19, 25-23). Hinton improves to 9-1 on the year and 3-0 in league play. Statistics from the match were unavailable...
Rudy D. Adler (09/07/11)
Rudy D. Adler, 95, longtime businessman and former mayor of Le Mars, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at the Good Samaritan Society-Le Mars. A Celebration of Life Service will take place at 11 a.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. The Rev. ...
JoAnn D. Janssen (09/07/11)
JoAnn D. Janssen, 77, of Le Mars, died Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at the Good Samaritan Society-Le Mars. Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at St. John's Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars with the Rev. Gary Landsness officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitations with the family present will be after 1 p.m. Sunday at the church...
Ilene L. Nelson (09/07/11)
Ilene L. Nelson, 91, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at the United Methodist Church of Le Mars with the Rev. John Battern officiating. Interment will be at Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitations with the family present will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitations will continue Friday morning from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church...
Deborah J. Palmer (09/07/11)
Deborah J. Palmer, 50, of Lakemoore, Ill., formerly of Le Mars, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at her home in Lakemoore from an apparent heart attack. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Carlsen-Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars, with the Rev. ...
Jason and Cheri Daum (09/07/11)
Cheri Schnepf and Jason Daum, of Cleghorn, were united in marriage July 16, 2011, at the rural Remsen home of Dan and Lori Sheehan, sister of the bride. The Honorable Judge Jeffrey Neary officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony. Cheri is the daughter of Loren and Sandy Schnepf of Le Mars. Jason is the son of Randall and Kim Daum, of Alton, and Vernon and Brenda Chadwell, of Elizabethtown, Ky...
Bobier-Binneboese (09/07/11)
Craig and Cathy Bobier, of Westfield, and Steve and Terrie Binneboese, of Hinton, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Catie Bobier and Josh Binneboese, of Davenport. The couple is planning an Oct. 8, 2011, wedding at River Hills Church in South Sioux City, Neb. The reception and dance will be held at the Marina Inn in South Sioux City...
Schorsch-Langel (09/07/11)
Kim and Barbara Schorsch, of Oakland, and Ken and Beverly Langel, of Le Mars, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Katie Schorsch and Joe Langel, of West Des Moines. The couple will be united Oct. 8, 2011, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in West Des Moines...
Walhof-Hughes (09/07/11)
Dean and Bev Walhof, of Orange City, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Elisa Walhof, of Orange City, and Troy Hughes, of Struble. He is the son of Robert and Jan Hughes, of Struble. The couple is planning an Oct. 8, 2011, wedding at 3 p.m. at Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Orange City. The reception will be held at 5 p.m. at the Hawarden Community Center...
Iowa Ethanol Plant Report (09/07/11)
Midwest Hay and Straw Co. - Tuesday, Sep 06, 2011: Maurice, IA (09/07/11)
Iowa Soybean Processor report (09/07/11)
9/11, Ten years later (09/07/11)
You would have to be living under a rock not to realize that Sunday will mark the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C. Many media outlets, including the Sentinel, will be running supplements or special programming about the day the world changed. ...
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