Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Speech team competes at POI contest
The Bedford HS Speech Team has a successful day at the POI Speech Contest Friday, Feb. 10, tieing Pleasantville for the most Outstanding Performer medals. Three Bedford students received Outstanding Performers medals and overall the team earned 14 I’s, 7 II’s, and two students performed for comments only.
Pinewood derby held Feb. 19
The annual Scouts Pinewood Derby was held on Sunday at the Bedford American Legion. The Bedford Lions Club served chili and vegetable soup prior to the derby. This year, the Pinewood Derby was opened up to the community to enter cars in the race in an open division.
Over 100 daddies and daughters attended the Tinker Tots Daddy-Daughter Dance on February 11. Face painting was one of the popular activities during the night.
City of Gravity receives ICAP grant
City of Gravity has received a $1,000 grant from the Iowa Communities Assurance Pool (ICAP), the city’s property and casualty coverage provider.