Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Inaugural Bedford School Hall of Fame inducts seven
The first annual Bedford Community School Hall of Fame was held Saturday, Sept. 24 in the commons area at the Bedford School. Seven were inducted into the 2016 Hall of Fame. Each inductee received a plaque which included a photo, their name, what category in which they were being inducted, and a description of their accomplishments. To see pictures of the inductees, see the Sept. 28 edition of the Bedford Times Press.
Absent Ballots for General Election available Sept. 29
Early voting for the November 8, 2016 General Election starts September 29th. If you do not wish to vote at the polls on Election Day, you may vote early at the Taylor County Auditor’s office during office hours Monday thru Friday, 8:00– 4:30.
MATURA OFFERS LOW-INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE
Applications will be taken starting November 1, 2016 for the 2016-2017 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. This program is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services through the Iowa Department of Human Rights/DCAA, and has been established to help qualifying low-income Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs.
Replica Vietnam War memorial to be set up at Living History Farms Sept. 29-Oct.2
Team Welcome Home is hosting The Wall That Heals, Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica and mobile education center. The Wall That Heals, a Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica and mobile education center will be set up on the front lawn of Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Road, Urbandale, Iowa.
Pictured above: Homecoming Court, from left, attendants Natalie Carlson, Paige Oldenkamp, Sydney Lauritzen; queen candidates Harley Meek, Elissa O’Dell, Whitney Henry and Joel King, queen and king, Holly Calfee and Bryson Cavin, flower girl and crown bearer; king candidates Clay Cox and Clell Beason; attendants Alex Johnson, Parker Davison, Jacob French. Pictured at right: Queen Whitney Henry, King Joel King, Flower Girl Holly Calfee and Ring Bearer Bryson Cavin.