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PF to host Kids’ Fishing Day June 6

By Editor | June 1, 2021 |

Taylor County Ringnecks Pheasants Forever will host the Kids’ Fishing Day on Sunday, June 6 at Sands Timber Recreation Area near Blockton. This event is held during the state’s Free Fishing Weekend. Fishing licenses are not required during this time. The event will be held from 1-3 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and spend…

Class of 2021 graduation Ceremony is Sunday

By Editor | May 18, 2021 |

Commencement will be held for the Lenox High School Class of 2021 on Sunday, May 23 at 2:30 p.m. in the high school gym. There are 29 graduating this year. See a salute to the graduates in this week’s Lenox Time Table. Congratulations Class of 2021!

Lenox Alumni Banquet Set for May 29

By Editor | April 27, 2021 |

Lenox is planning their annual High School Alumni Banquet for Saturday, May 29, 5:30 p.m. at the Lenox High School Gym. They were unable to have the banquet last year and will be honoring the classes from last year as well as this year. Classes honored will be: ’60 and ’61 (60 years); ’70 and…

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Construction updates given at school board meeting

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

Construction updates, hirings, retaking of classes and class rank, were some of the business to come before the Lenox School Board on September 8. Drew from Estes Construction gave an update on the school project. Athletic field upgrades should be done before September 22. The paving contractor for the parking lot is scheduled to come…

Come and Go Community Baby Shower focuses on promoting prenatal and healthy families

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

A Come and Go Community Baby Shower will focus on promoting prenatal health and working with families with children up to 12 months who live in Taylor County. The shower is a cooperative effort between Quad Counties 4 Kids Early Childhood Iowa, Taylor County Extension Growing Strong Families, and Taylor County Public Health. The shower…

Century and Heritage Farm Families honored at Iowa State Fair Program celebrates farms that have been in the same family for 100 and 150 years, respectively

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation President Craig Hill and Vice President Joe Heinrich honored 681 Iowa farm families with Century or Heritage Farm designations at the Iowa State Fair. The program celebrates farms that have been owned by the same families for 100 and 150 years, respectively. Stan and Dorothy…

LMU moves forward with 2022 water main project

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

The Lenox Municipal Utilities Board gave the go ahead to replace the last of the water mains in Lenox at their September 9 meeting. The board also approved to replace the flooring in the LMU office. Jeff Godwin and Austin Sonntag from Snyder and Associates attended the meeting. Godwin said USDA will provide a loan…

Iowa PBS announces new Iowa Press moderator

By Editor | September 7, 2021 |

Kay Henderson, dean of the Iowa Capitol press corps, takes over September 17. Kay Henderson, dean of the Iowa Capitol press corps, takes over September 17 Kay Henderson, the dean of the Iowa Capitol press corps and long-time guest panelist on Iowa Press, will be the next host and moderator of the Iowa PBS public…

Candidates can begin filing for City, school board for Nov. 2 election

By Editor | August 24, 2021 |

Mayor, city council, and school board will be on the ballot for the November 2, 2021 election. Seats for up election include: Lenox, mayor and two council seats. Rosa Cruz and Tyson Brown are council members with terms expiring at the end of the year. In Bedford, mayor and all five council seats. Blockton has…

Lenox American Legion Auxilairy

By Editor | August 24, 2021 |

Lenox American Legion Auxiliary members met for a social evening on Tuesday, August 10th at St. Patrick Catholic Church. The following ladies enjoyed sampling delicious snacks throughout the evening: Linda Weeber, Linda Christensen, Maggie Peterson and Hoyt, Bethany Christensen, Jennie Tyler, Lahni Jean Robinson, Peggy Brown and Kathy Ecklin. 2021-22 handbooks were passed out to…

Lauren Hensley returns home to practice veterinary medicine

By Editor | July 20, 2021 |

Lauren Hensley has returned to her hometown to practice veterinary medicine and joins her dad, J.D. Hensley and partner, Wayne Haidsiak at Tri-County Veterinary Services. Lauren, a 2013 Lenox School graduate, started her first year of college at Northwest Missouri State University and was undecided as to what she wanted to do. Part of the…

Walk-in COVID vaccine clinic schedule

By Editor | April 27, 2021 |

Taylor and Adams County Public Health will be transitioning to walk-in clinics starting now through the month of May.  Currently they will be available at the following locations on the given day/time: TAYLOR COUNTY, UNITED CHRISTIAN PRESBRYTRIAN CHURCH – BEDFORD Wednesday, May 5th, 1 – 6pm Saturday, May 8th, 9am – 3pm Wednesday, May 12th 1…

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Cross Country is Off and Running

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

The Lenox Cross Country team is off and running this year as they competed in their first two meets this past week. The boys and girls teams are small, but might. Senior Mizael Gomez is the lone runner for the boys this season. He placed 65th out of 98 at Clarinda with a time of…

The Hay Stays, Lenox over Bedford 52-12

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

By Tyler Peterson The hay stays put for the fourth year in a row as the ‘Back-Forty Battle” was close early on before turning the Tigers way in the second half for a final score of 54-12 Tigers. The Tigers struck first on a rushing score from junior running back Isaac Grundman to lead 8-0…

Spencer Brown Takes his First NFL Snaps

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

By Tyler Peterson Lenox Tiger and Northern Iowa Alumni Spencer Brown has officially taken snaps in an NFL game. Spencer was drafted this past May by the Buffalo Bill in the third round of the 2021 NFL draft. He is operating as a backup Swing Tackle for the Bills this season. Swing Tackle essentially means…

Tiger Volleyball Looks to Turn a Corner

By Editor | September 14, 2021 |

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger Volleyball team had a tough past week, and are looking to turn a corner in their season to get back on track. The Tigers traveled to Bedford after the Labor Day weekend, and fell three sets to one in the Pride of Iowa match. The Tigers dropped the first set…

The Lenox Time Table Obituaries

September 08, 2021 Dick Van Gelder

By Editor | September 7, 2021 |

Dick Van Gelder, 96 Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Dick Van Gelder, age 96 of Lenox, who passed away Saturday, August 28, 2021 was at 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 2, 2021 at the Lenox United Presbyterian Church. Visitation with the family greeting friends will be one hour prior to services. Interment with military…

Angelene Stream

By Editor | September 7, 2021 |

Per Angie’s request, Private Memorial Graveside Services for Angelene Stream, age 48, of Polk City, Iowa, formerly of Lenox, who passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines was held. Instead of flowers memorials may be directed to the Mayo Clinic Research for Type 2 Diabetes. Memories may be shared…

September 01, 2021 Becky Nelson, 72

By Editor | August 31, 2021 |

Becky Nelson, 72 Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Becky Nelson, age 72, of Clearfield, who passed away Wednesday at Greater Regional Medical Center was held Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Clearfield Christian Church. Visitation was held at the Clearfield Christian Church on Friday from 4 to 7 with the family…

August 25, 2021

By Editor | August 24, 2021 |

Edward W. Naven Edward W. Naven was born November 12, 1919 at the family farm in Taylor County, Iowa to Clyde and Edith Naven. He left this earth on the 17th of August, 2021 to be with the Heavenly Father. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Margeleen, to whom he was married on…

August 18, 2021 Deloris (Dee) Jean Norton, 70

By Editor | August 17, 2021 |

Deloris (Dee) Jean Norton, 70 Deloris (Dee) Jean Norton, 70, of Lenox, IA passed away after a brief battle with cancer on Sun. Aug. 8, 2021. A Celebration of Life is scheduled from 11:00 a.m. Sunday, August 22, 2021, at the Lenox Community Center in Lenox, IA. Burial will take place in the morning before…

James Melvin Boyles, 88

By Editor | August 17, 2021 |

James Melvin Boyles, 88 James Melvin Boyles, age 88 years old, died on Friday, August 6, 2021. He was the son of Roger and Estel (Hardin) Boyles and was born April 7, 1933 in Rosendale, Missouri. He graduated from Bolckow High School. Jim was united in marriage to Donna Faye Boswell in 1951, and they…

August 04, 2021 Linda Wheeler, 52

By Editor | August 3, 2021 |

A Visitation for the Celebration of Life of Linda Wheeler, age 52 of Lenox who passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at the Corning Hospital were held Monday, August 2, 2021 at the Lenox Community Center with the family greeting friends from 5 to 7 PM. The family asks that in honor of Linda, donations…

Larry Weaver, 75

By Editor | August 3, 2021 |

Graveside Services for Larry Weaver, age 75 of Sharpsburg who passed away Sunday, July 25, 2021 at Corning Nursing & Rehab were held Friday, July 30, 2021 at 11:00 AM at the Athelstan Cemetery with military honors. Visitation was Friday at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox with the family greeting friends from 9:30 to…

July 14, 2021 David Heim, 62

By Editor | July 13, 2021 |

David Heim, 62, of Urbandale, Iowa, passed away on July 8, 2021, surrounded by his family and loved ones. David was born in Carroll, Iowa, to Roger and Barbara (Strunk) Heim, the oldest of 7 children, residing in Lenox, Iowa, where David graduated from Lenox High School before enlisting in the United States Marines Corps.…

Eleanor Ruth Stueckradt

By Editor | July 13, 2021 |

Eleanor Ruth Stueckradt passed away on July 4, 2021, in Corning, Iowa. Her memorial service was held Monday at 11:00 AM, July 12, 2021, at Pearson Family Funeral Service & Cremation Center in Corning, Iowa. Eleanor was born on January 13, 1942, at home in Corning to Lola (Schafer) and Glen Vogel. Her family moved…