Lenox Music Department Holiday Concert on December 7, 2020

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Lenox Music Department will present their Holiday Concert on December 7, 2020. It will be live streamed to the public. You can view the concert by going to the school website and click on the live stream icon or use the following link. http://www.citylinktv.com/channel/lenox/

Annual Lenox Community Trust Grants Available

By Editor | November 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

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…

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Rainbow Trout stocked in pond at Wilson Lake

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Taylor County Conservation Board (TCCB) has stocked at a pond at Wilson Lake Park with rainbow trout. The pond is located between the two shelters on the south side of the lake. “ This is a great opportunity for a child to catch their first fish,” said Nick Fehring, Director. Small spinner, jigs, or…

Lenox Depot Welcome Center is beautifully decorated for the holiday season. Businesses and organizations decorated trees to carry out the theme, “These are a few of our favorite things”.

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Council tables decision on angle parking

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Lenox City Council tabled a decision on angle parking on the south side of Ramsey’s Market and discussed paying for CPR certification for Lenox Public Library employees at their November 23 meeting. Three councilmembers, Tyson Brown, Karen Zabel, and Rosa Cruz were present. The council discussed Ordinance 389 allowing angle parking on the south…

Bright Lights Shining Hospitality

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Legion Family host Dec. 9Th Blood Drive

By Editor | December 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Lenox American Legion Family will be hosting a Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, December 9th at the Lenox Community Center from noon-6:00 p.m. Our county has been hit hard with the covid virus. Let’s turn that into a positive! If you have had the virus, your blood can be used to help others…

2020 State Forest Action Plan available for public comment

By Editor | November 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources submitted the 2020 State Forest Action Plan which is now available for public comment until December 11, 2020. The State Forest Action Plan includes a comprehensive assessment of forests in Iowa, which is a requirement of the Farm Bill and must be revised every 10 years in order for…

City council approves resolutions to finish out SRF water quality projects

By Editor | November 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Lenox City Council approved several resolutions at their October 26 meeting to finish out SRF water quality projects in the community. Jeff Godwin from Snyder and Associates was present with a change order for the SRF sponsored grade stabilization project at the golf course and a pay request. The amount of the project was decreased…

Enrollment numbers up; COVID response coordinator approved

By Editor | October 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Lenox School Board reviewed certified enrollment numbers, received an encouraging letter from an eighth grader, approved the addition of a COVID emergency response coordinator, received a positive report for good conduct by athletes and coaches at athletic events, and approved resolutions to cover negative Special Education balance at their October 14 monthly meeting. Superintendent…

Clearfield City Council deals with junk cars, property cleanup

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Junk cars, school playground, property cleanup, took up most of the Clearfield City Council monthly meeting on September 16. The council talked about the junk cars on the Tim Hovick property. Hovick was present. Hovick said the city’s attorney, Matt Hanson, had called him and said he needed to attend the council meeting. The council…

School board reviews proposal for Athletic training services; clarifies facility design questions

By Editor | September 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Chris Leonard presented a proposal for athletic training services to the Lenox School Board at their monthly meeting on September 9. The board also held a public hearing for an instructional support levy, discussed the design plans from DLR for the facility project, and approved new hires. Cassidy Nelson was also present at the school…

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09-31-2020 Marlin Brown, 87

By Editor | September 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Marlin Brown, age 87, of rural Corning, who passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 will be held Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 10:30 AM at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox. Visitation will be held Friday at the Ritchie Funeral Home from 3 to 7 PM with the family…

Tiger JV Baseball Recap

By Editor | July 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox Tiger JV Baseball team finished with a record of 8-3-1 on the year.  “We really improved as the year went on.” Stated Coach Brian Wood.  The JV Tigers started 0-2-1 in the first 3 games of the season, and finished out the season 8-1.  Coach Wood said experience on the…

Hoakison On to State

By Editor | February 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

By Tyler Peterson Lenox junior Chelsey Hoakison does something no other young lady at Lenox has done before. She is a District Champion Bowler and is headed to state! Hoakison dominated her field bowling her best sets of the year that catapulted her to the state meet. The State Bowling meet is set for Monday,…

Boys Basketball Heads to the Post Season

By Editor | February 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

By Tyler Peterson The Tiger boys basketball team fell twice this past week to end the regular season, and look forward to the postseason. Monday the Tigers traveled to Stanton and fell 25-79. It was a tough night scoring for all the Tigers as the Vikings kept them off balance all game. Friday was a…

Bedford/Lenox second Place Finish

By Editor | February 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

                By Jason Bucher The road to Wells Fargo started on Saturday, February 8th at Guthrie Center with Class 1A Sectional 13 wrestling. The Bedford/Lenox team had nine athletes compete with four of them winning their bracket to advance to districts in Underwood on Saturday, February 15th. The…

Double Dual at Mt. Ayr

By Editor | February 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

By Jason Bucher The Bedford-Lenox wrestling squad traveled to Mt. Ayr on Thursday, January 30th for a double dual with the host team and Maryville. Bedford-Lenox fell to the host team by a score of  42-33. Bedford-Lenox Finishes Third On Saturday, February 1st the Bedford-Lenox squad wrestled their last tournament before sectionals begin on Saturday,…

Tiger Boys Back in the Win Column

By Editor | January 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

By Tyler Peterson The Lenox boys basketball team’s week was nearly identical to the ladies as the boys lost their first two road games of the week before returning home to get a much needed victory. Tuesday the Tigers traveled to Mount Ayr and fell to the Raiders 76-26. Mount Ayr scored an unheard of…

Tiger Athletes Represent Well In All-District/All-Conference

By Editor | November 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

All-District Football and All-Conference Volleyball teams were released this past week, and Tiger athletes represented themselves, their teams, and our community very well. In Volleyball it was Junior Tyra Stoaks and Senior Kayla Yzaguirre headlining for the Lady Tigers. Stoaks was a Unanimous First-Team selection as a Hitter, and one of just five players in…

Volleyball Heads to the Postseason

By Editor | October 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Tiger young men traveled to Lamoni on Friday and ran into a buzz saw dropping to 7-2 overall and 3-2 in the district. The Demon’s of Lamoni held the Tigers to season lows in rushing, and also forced a season high three turnovers to hand Lenox their second loss in district play and season. Lamoni…

Tigers Fall to Warhawks

By Editor | October 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Lenox Time Table Obituaries

November 18, 2020 N. Marie Richie Simmons, 85

By Editor | November 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

N. Marie Richie Simmons, 85 N. Marie (Delaney) Richie Simmons, 85, formerly of Prescott, Iowa, entered eternal rest on Friday, November 13, 2020, at Accura Healthcare of Stanton, Stanton, Iowa. Graveside Services were 10:30 A.M., Thursday, November 19, 2020, at Prairie Rose Cemetery, rural Adams County, Iowa, with Mr. Matthew Novotny officiating. Pearson Family Funeral…

Elsie Preston, 97

By Editor | November 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Elsie Preston, 97 Memorial Celebration of Life Services for Elsie Preston, age 97, of Lenox, who passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020 in Omaha, Nebraska, was held Friday, November 13, 2020 at 4:00 PM at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox. Visitation followed the prayer service with the family greeting friends until 7:00 PM. There…

October 28, 2020 Doris Schuelke, 92

By Editor | October 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Doris Schuelke, 92 Funeral Services for Doris Schuelke, 92, will be held Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11 AM at Cummings Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday, October 23, 2020 from 3-7 PM with family greeting friends from 5-7 PM. Interment will be held at Lexington Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the…

October 21, 2021 Clara Viola Kilgore

By Editor | October 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Clara Viola Kilgore Clara Viola Kilgore was born 13 July 1924 to Walter Swen and Maude Charlotte (Lillie) Clay in Leon, Iowa and died peacefully in her sleep on 28 September 2020 at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr, Iowa. Clara was the 10th of what eventually became a family of 11 children, growing up in…

October 14, 2020 Ralph Marxen, 63

By Editor | October 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Ralph Marxen, 63 of Creston, IA, passed away at Unity Point Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, IA on Friday, October 2, 2020. Rev. Tim Maxa of Lenox, IA will officiate a Memorial Service at 1:00 PM, Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Pearson Family Funeral Service & Cremation Center, 809 W. Montgomery Street in…

October 07,2020 Dale K. Riley

By Editor | October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dale K. Riley Dale K. Riley passed away September 27th, 2020, with his daughters by his side in Ankeny, Iowa. Dale had been a long-time resident of Lenox, Iowa having lived there for the past 70+ years of his life before moving into an assisted living residence in Ankeny for his final 3 years. He…

Betty Richards, 62

By Editor | October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Betty Richards, 62 Funeral Celebration of Life Services for Betty Richards, age 62, of Lenox, who passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020, was held Friday, October 2, 2020 at 10:30 AM at the Ritchie Funeral Home in Lenox. Visitation was held at the funeral home from 3 to 7 with the family greeting friends from…

Grace Weese, 96

By Editor | October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Grace Weese, 96 Grace Weese, 96, Greenfield, formerly of Orient, died Friday, September 25, 2020 at the Greenfield Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Greenfield. Celebration of Life Memorial Services will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 3, at Powers Funeral Home in Creston. Masks are recommended and social distancing with be observed. Pastor Bill…

09-23-20 Dr. Glenn Dean “Doc” Windom, 88

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Bethany, MO: Dr. Glenn Dean “Doc” Windom, 88, Bethany, MO passed away at home on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020. Dean the son of Glenn and Agnes Windom was born May 3rd, 1932 in Clay Center, NE. He graduated from Lenox, IA High School in 1951.  He married Joan Lois Dodge January 12th, 1962. Dean served…

09-02-20 Julia Jayne Hinshaw, 76

By Editor | September 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Julia Jayne Hinshaw, 76 Julia “Judi” Jayne Hinshaw, 76, passed away on August 13, 2020 at Clearview Nursing Home in Mt Ayr, Iowa. Judi was born March 2nd, Julia Jayne Hinshaw, 76 Julia “Judi” Jayne Hinshaw, 76, passed away on August 13, 2020 at Clearview Nursing Home in Mt Ayr, Iowa. Judi was born March…