MMCRU advances Skills USA team to nationalsREMSEN/MARCUS — Students from the MMCRU industrial trades program competed at the SkillsUSA state leadership and skilled trades competition in various events. "We did have numerous students medal in...
Letsche is ready for new chapterMARCUS — The MMCRU Elementary School in Marcus will be saying good-bye to longtime first grade teacher Julie Letsche as she retires at the end of the 2021-22 school year. "I have thought about it for...
Akron Care Center to get an upgradeAKRON — The Akron Care Center is looking to the future of senior care as it makes plans to construct an assisted living addition to the center. Akron Care Center Administrator Patricia Raasch...
A sweet expansionWells announces $70 million project to be complete in 2024
A humbling honorPLYMOUTH CO. — Eight Plymouth County seniors have been recognized by Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg for their outstanding academic achievement at the 20th annual Governor’s...
Library benefits from a summer reading grantLE MARS — The Le Mars Public Library is one of 16 Iowa nonprofit organizations, libraries and schools to receive a share of more than $73,000 in Dollar General Literacy Foundation grant dollars for a...
Program will help unlock kids’ potentialLE MARS — A new program to help those students who are at-risk and unlock their potential will be offered at Le Mars Community High School in the 2022-23 school year. High School Assistant Principal...
Council amends budgetLE MARS — The May 17 Le Mars city council meeting opened with a hearing on a FY 2021-2022 budget amendment. Mayor Rob Bixenman opened the hearing, noting the hearing date and proposed budget had been...
Akron-Westfield Westerners swing into state(Photos Contributed) The Akron-Westfield boys and girls golf teams have advanced to the Class 1A state meets next week. The boys had the low team score at Denison on Monday to advance to the state...
Schlesser receives the Good Shepherd Award1LE MARS — Gehlen Catholic’s Director of Maintenance & Transportation, Mark Schlesser, has been selected to receive the Good Shepherd Award from the Diocese of Sioux City Catholic Schools. The award...
- LSTC honors its own (5/18/22)
- Kneip named BOQ (5/18/22)1
- Ready for state track (5/17/22)
- Inaugural grant awarded to Gehlen Catholic School (5/16/22)
- Some deputy salaries take quite a jump (5/16/22)
- Resignations, contracts come before LCS Board (5/16/22)
- LCS students take part in voting initiative (5/16/22)
- Ensuring a teacher’s memory will live on (5/16/22)
- Live, From Saturday Night (5/13/22)
- Supervisors give green light to ARPA funded projects (5/13/22)
- LCS cements agreements with Gehlen Catholic, WITCC (5/13/22)
- Remsen EMS unveils new look (5/13/22)
- Kerns advances to districts (5/13/22)
- Plymouth County schools ready to salute graduates (5/11/22)
- Westhoff bestowed with alumni honor (5/11/22)
- Le Mars boys soccer falls to BH/RV in postseason debutSIOUX CITY — The inaugural varsity season for the Le Mars Community boys soccer program came to an end at Memorial Field on Thursday in a neutral site Class 2A substate opening round game. The Bulldogs fell by a 4-2 score. Le Mars got out to a 1-0 lead at halftime in what Head Coach Ben Vonheeder said was one of the team’s most complete 40 minutes of play all season...
- State track continues with more noteworthy finishesEditor’s note: Results are from Thursday’s afternoon session for 2A/3A and Friday’s morning session for 1A. DES MOINES — Thursday afternoon action at the state track and field meet continued with the 2A and 3A classes at Drake Stadium with several local athletes showcasing their talents...
- Gehlen, RSM advance events to finals at state track (5/20/22)
- No. 10 RSM beats Newell-Fonda in substate repeat (5/20/22)
- Tritz advances to state golf for RSM (5/20/22)
- Akron-Westfield girls golf advances to state (5/20/22)
- Hurt earns repeat trip to state golf for Le Mars (5/20/22)
- Le Mars drops baseball doubleheader to No. 10 SB-L (5/20/22)
Frank Wilhelmi (5/23/22)A graveside service will be held for Frank Wilhelmi at 1 p.m., Sunday, May 29, at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. The service will include a 21-gun salute by Wasmer Post #241. Frank served in the U.S....
Mark Munday (5/23/22)Mark Miller Munday, 61, of Louisville, Kentucky, formerly of Le Mars, died Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. A visitation in conjunction with his mother, Catharine’s service will begin at 2 p.m., Thursday, May...
Catharine L. ‘Katie’ Munday (5/23/22)Catharine L. “Katie” Munday, 92, of Le Mars, died Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, at Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars. Catharine “Katie” Miller was born on May 25, 1929, to Edwin and Emma (Tank) Miller in...
Marlin Hillrichs (5/23/22)On Friday, April 15, 2022, Marlin Dean Hillrichs of McKinney, Texas, formerly of Akron, Iowa, passed away peacefully in his sleep after a long and fruitful life of 89 years. Marlin was born on Sept....
Help WantedCity of Le Mars, Iowa is seeking a Community Development Director. See job information and apply with cover letter, application and resume at www.lemarsiowa.com by 5:00 PM on June 10, 2022.
AuctionsONLINE ONLY AUCTION 4619 Hwy 143, Marcus, Iowa INTERNET BIDDING BEGINS: Wednesday May 25, 2022 OPEN HOUSE: Tuesday May 31, 2022 from 4:00 p.m until 7:00 p.m. Or by appointment AUCTION BEGINS CLOSING: Sunday June 5, 2022 starting at 6:00 p.m. Steve and Mary Beth Bouchard, Owners Auctioneer: Jim Klein @ Klein Realty & Auction Co. and Iowa Auction Group
Le Mars RummagesFriday May 27, 2022 Noon to 7 PM, Saturday May 28, 2022 9 AM to Noon. 657 Lombardi Road Le Mars, Iowa. All household goods and furniture. Yard tools and lawn furniture. No clothes. Lots of miscellaneous. No reasonable offers refused. Everything must go!
Help WantedLE MARS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS Head HS Building Custodian 45hrs/wk, $19.71/hr, health insurance and IPERS If interested, apply online at www.lemarscsd.org Open until filled EOE
For SaleFor Sale: Wooden newspapers carts, 5 tall, 8 short $5 Each Contact Monte, Le Mars Daily Sentinel 712-546-7031
For SaleFor Sale: 2 Miller/Bevco strap Matic 202 strapping machines $250 Each Contact Monte, Le Mars Daily Sentinel 712-546-7031
Le Mars Apartments for RentEfficiency apartment available June 1st. references/deposit required. No pets. No smoking. 712-540-0848
AntiquesStill Buying Coins, Antiques, Jewelry, Gold, Silver, advertising and Collectibles. IOWA PICKERS Jim Welden 712-501-9202
Help WantedFlatbed company looking for drivers. Extended hood Peterbuilts. DOT qualified drivers. Insurance Blue Cross Blue Shield. 7 paid holidays a year. Home time. Great benefits. 712-943-2030.
Help WantedLE MARS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS Full-time MS Custodian 8 hrs/day, $18.11/hr, 12 month contract IPERS, health/dental insurance, life insurance, disability insurance and paid vacations/holidays Must be willing to be a substitute bus driver; district will pay for training and certification. Part-time Franklin Custodian 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm, $15.81/hr, IPERS Coaching for 2022-2023: "Cheer Coach - Wrestling "9th Girls BB "Head Boys Varsity Soccer "Head 7th Football "Asst. Girls Soccer "Head Softball...
- A sweet expansion
- Resignations, contracts come before LCS Board
- Some deputy salaries take quite a jump
- Ensuring a teacher’s memory will live on
- Inaugural grant awarded to Gehlen Catholic School
- A humbling honor
- Schlesser receives the Good Shepherd Award
- Kneip named BOQ
- Program will help unlock kids’ potential
- Ready for state track