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Annual Lenox Community Trust Grants available

By Editor | November 28, 2023 |

The Lenox Community Trust is once again offering grants to worthy, qualifying community projects. The Trust distributes funds for educational, cultural, civic, and charitable purposes that serve the community of Lenox. Recipients must be a nonprofit organization and the projects should serve a wide range of Lenox residents. Funding comes from generous donations of Lenox…

Bright Lights, Shining Hospitality season kicks off in Lenox

By Editor | November 28, 2023 |

First of Iowa’s popular gun deer hunting seasons opens Dec. 2

By Editor | November 28, 2023 |

Iowa’s most popular hunting seasons are less than two weeks away when more than 100,000 blaze orange clad hunters will be walking, posting, sitting and standing in Iowa’s timber and field edges hoping to tag an Iowa deer. The first deer gun season is Dec. 2-6; the second deer gun season is Dec. 9-17. The…

Annual Cookie Carnival December 2

By Editor | November 28, 2023 |

St. Patrick’s Annual Cookie Carnival will be held December 2 at 10 a.m. St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Stop in and for $10 a box, you can fill it with homemade holiday goodies. For more information, call 641-333-2565.

Taylor County Delinquent Tax List Published in this week’s Time Table

By Editor | June 6, 2023 |

The Taylor County Delinquent Tax list can be found inside this issue of the Lenox Time Table. The tax sale will be held by the Taylor County Treasurer on Monday, June 19, 2023 at the Taylor County Treasurer’s Office from 8 to 9 a.m. Bidders will place their bids online. No delinquent tax payments will…

Garbage rates go up with June billing

By Editor | May 30, 2023 |

The Lenox City Council approved an increase in garbage rates, pool managers, and a lease for a tractor for the golf course at their May 22 meeting. Due to an increase in landfill rates, Tom Christensen has asked for an increase in garbage rates as well as an increase in cost of living. Landfill fees…

Wind turbine meeting generates pros and cons

By Editor | May 2, 2023 |

A public meeting to discuss wind turbines drew a large crowd on April 25 at the Lenox Community Center. The meeting was hosted by the Taylor County Supervisors. Local residents, as well as residents from Adams, Union, Adair, and Fremont Counties, spoke for and against the turbines. People were given two minutes to voice their…

The Lenox Time Table Sports

Highway 34 girls wrestling

By Editor | November 28, 2023 |

The girls walked away with FIRST place as a team tonight at their first tournament of the year AND FIRST TOURNAMENT TITLE EVER @ SWAT Tournament @ Monday, Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm @ Nodaway Valley HS. Individual results from tonight’s SWAT tournament @ Nodaway Valley High School 105- Foster 2nd, Woods dnp 110- Parker…

Lenox Volleyball Adances

By Editor | October 24, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger volleyball club won a pair of postseason matchups this past week to advance along the regional trail as they are now just two match wins away from state. Monday the 16th the Lenox Tigers kicked off regional play against Mt. Ayr. The Raiderettes took the first set 18-25, the…

Tiger Football Wins Big

By Editor | October 10, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger football team moved to 6-1 overall and 4-1 in district play by winning at Southeast Warren last Friday night.  The Tigers scored 12 in the first quarter and another 12 in the second quarter to hold a 24-0 lead at halftime. The Tiger offense was clicking on all cylinders,…

Lenox Volleyball Rundown

By Editor | September 5, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson This past week the Lenox Tiger Volleyball club played a quad at home on Tuesday, and traveled to Malvern to play a single match against East Mills. The Tigers finished 1-3 on the week, but the match that was won against Clarinda was a true gritty team effort. Lenox kicked off the…

Baseball Goes 4-0

By Editor | June 6, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger baseball club had quite a week picking up four straight wins while outscoring their opponents by a combined margin 46-3! Perhaps even more impressive for the Tiger squad is they never played a full game taking down all four opponents in six innings or less. On Tuesday at Mt.…

Softball Looks to Rebound

By Editor | June 6, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson The Tiger softball team unfortunately didn’t have the same winning success as the baseball team, but none-the-less took steps of improvement last week. Tuesday Lenox fell at Mt. Ayr 12-5. There were five runs on seven hits, and three errors in the loss. Senior Cadence Douglas took the loss in the circle…

By Editor | May 23, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson                         The Lenox Tigers boys and girls track teams finished their seasons, and several senior careers, on a high note at the ‘Blue Oval’ for the 2023 Iowa State Track and Field Championships. Senior Cadence Douglas, Samson Adams, Isaac Grundman, and…

Lenox Golf Starts 2023

By Editor | April 18, 2023 |

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger golf team is off and swinging in 2023 with meets in Creston and Afton this past week. The Tigers coached by Tiffany Weller and Caleb Lange are off to a good start with room to improve after the first week of competition. The first meet of the year was postponed…

The Lenox Time Table Obituaries

November 22, 2023 Fred Haynes, 92

By Editor | November 21, 2023 |

Memorial Celebration of Life Services for Fred Haynes, age 92, of Lenox, will be held Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 10:30 AM at the Arising Methodist Church in Lenox. Visitation will be held Tuesday at the church from 4 to 7 with the family greeting friends from 5 to 7. Interment will be held at…

October 11, 2023 Jack Gourley, 89

By Editor | October 10, 2023 |

Memorial Graveside Celebration of Life Services for Jack Gourley, age 89, of Lenox, who passed away Friday, October 6, 2023 at the Clearview Nursing Home in Mount Ayr will be held Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 11:00 AM at the North Fairview Cemetery in Lenox with military honors. There will be a time of fellowship…

Gary L. Mains

By Editor | October 3, 2023 |

Gary L. Mains entered the world on November 17, 1937, the eldest child of J.W. (Weldon) and Dorothy Mains. He started his working days at an early age of 11, carrying bricks and mixing mortar doing home repair with his father. During sheep shearing season they would shear in southwest Iowa, Georgia, Alabama, and the…

September 13, 2023 Tom Lynam, Jr., 74

By Editor | September 12, 2023 |

Mass of Christian Burial Services for Tom Lynam, Jr., age 74, of Lenox, who passed away Friday, September 1, 2023 in Iowa City was held Friday, September 8, 2023 at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Lenox. Visitation was held Thursday at the Ritchie Funeral Home from 4 to 7 with the family…

Stephen Edward Sweeney, 79

By Editor | September 12, 2023 |

Help us celebrate the life of Steve Sweeney! Saturday, September 16, 2023 fro 4 to 7 PM at Lenox Community Center with a Eulogy at 6:30 PM. A light meal will be provided . . . We’ll bring the Budweiser, BYOB if you prefer something else. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family requests…

September 13, 2023 Ron Piercy, 92

By Editor | September 5, 2023 |

Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Ron Piercy, age 92, of Lenox, who passed away Sunday, August 27, 2023 at the Lenox Care Center will be held Wednesday, September 6, 2023 at 11:00 AM at the Area Bible Fellowship Church in Clearfield. Visitation will be held at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox on Tuesday…

Jeff Wood, 71

By Editor | September 5, 2023 |

A Memorial Cele-bration of Life Visitation for Jeff Wood, age 71, of Lenox, who passed away Friday, August 25, 2023 at the Lenox Care Center will be held Saturday, September 9, 2023, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the St. Patrick Catholic Church Parrish Center. Interment will be held at North Fairview Cemetery in…

August 30, 2023 Katherine Ann (Katy) Devine, 93

By Editor | August 29, 2023 |

Katherine Ann (Katy) Devine, 93, passed away on August 24, 2023, at Scottish Rite Park in Des Moines. Born at home on February 11, 1930 to Rolland and Ruth Buxton, in Lenox, Iowa; Katy played girls’ high school basketball, played the clarinet in the high school band, worked as a drug store soda jerk on…

August 23, 2023 Larry Ray Campbell, 88

By Editor | August 22, 2023 |

Larry Ray Campbell aka Grandpa Campbell, 88 a resident of Cainsville, Missouri was called home on August 13, 2023 after suffering from a long battle of cobalt poisoning. He was surrounded by his loving daughter and granddaughters doing things his way. Larry will always be remembered as a LEGEND for being one of the most…

James A. Rood, 92

By Editor | August 15, 2023 |

James A. Rood, age 92, formerly of Clearfield, Iowa, Richland, Iowa, Fairfield, Iowa, and Largo, Florida, passed away peacefully on July 25th, 2023 at his home in Largo, Florida. He was born on February 26, 1931 to Allen Dwight Rood and Lois Lorraine Bailey in Clearfield, Iowa. He was very active in sports as a young…