Homecoming 2020

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

General Election November 3, 2020

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Bethany Murphy, Taylor County Auditor and staff are committed to making sure that every eligible voter in Taylor County has the opportunity to vote and that their vote counts. Auditor Murphy is aware of voters’ concerns regarding COVID-19(Coronavirus). As the November 3, 2020 General Election is fast approaching, Auditor Murphy is encouraging those voters who…

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Compass House provides safe home environment

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Compass House, located at 104 South Main Street in Lenox, just north of Rockin’ Rollers, held a sale and open house in August. The sale was a success and they appreciated everyone who stopped by to find out who they are and to show their support. The Compass House has a program for women,…

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…

Council holds short meeting; approves Phase II pocket park; transferring real estate

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Lenox City Council met for a short meeting on Monday, Sept. 14 and approved special events permit, talked about the Pocket Park and Grove Street project, and approved a resolution for disposition and transfer of real estate. A special events was approved for the Homecoming parade on Friday, Sept. 18. Allison Kitzman, city administrator,…

Lenox Community School District Adapts to the new normal

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The school year is underway with lots of changes, many of which were necessary because of COVID-19. This year is an “All Hands on Deck” kind of year.  Despite the pandemic challenges, LCSD staff remains committed to producing “a safe and challenging environment for student growth in knowledge, character, and life skills.”  Every day our…

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…

New Cardiac monitors/defibrillators In service in TC ambulances

By Editor | September 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

A successful fundraising kickoff to purchase defibrillators for the Taylor County Ambulance has brought in close to half of the needed funds. So far, they have raised $54,586 of $130,600 needed. Jan Beach-Sickels, Taylor County Ambulance director, said that $34,586 is from donations from 210 donors. People have been very generous with sending money and…

LCHS Athletic Boosters annual Tiger apparel sale

By Editor | August 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

LCHS Athletic Boosters are looking forward to a new school year and have kicked off their annual sale of Tiger apparel. The Boosters mission is to promote positive parent and community involvement in support of all Lenox Tiger Athletic programs. Their involvement is done through volunteer service and financial support for the development of Pre-K-12…

he Lenox Stock and Saddle Club

By Editor | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Lori Sleep is Democratic candidate for Taylor County Auditor

By Editor | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

There will be a race for Taylor County Auditor in the November general election. Lori Sleep is a candidate on the Democratic ballot after being nominated at a special convention of the Taylor County Democratic committee. Lori, a rural Bedford resident, is currently employed at Precision Pulley in Corning as a Production Control Coordinator. She…

Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative Awards $400,000 for Innovation Projects and Housing Studies in Rural Communities Across Iowa

By Editor | July 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today, the Iowa Economic Development Authority announced $400,000 in Rural Innovation grants and Rural Housing Assessment grants that have been awarded to 21 communities across the state. This is the inaugural round for the Rural Innovation and Rural Housing Assessment programs, which were developed in 2019 by the Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative. The Rural…

The Lenox Time Table Sports

Tiger Volleyball has two Homecoming Week Wins

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Our Lenox Tiger Volleyball team traveled on Thursday to Pride of Iowa Conference foe East Union in Afton in triangular action against the Eagles of East Union and the Cardinals of Earlham. The Tigers started off the tri with a win over East Union 25-12 and 25-16. Senior Tyra Stoaks did the bulk of the damage…

Cross Country

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Although small the Lenox Cross Country team is mighty. Senior McKinna Hogan has been really excelling this year once again as she leads freshman Trenidy Shimer and sophomore Mizael Gomez into becoming great runners. This past week the team traveled to Corning in the Southwest Valley Meet and Hogan brought home a second place finish.…

The Hay is in the Barn

By Editor | September 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

The hay is in the barn once again this year as Lenox took down Bedford 46-6 in the Back Forty Battle for a 2020 Homecoming win. The now 4-0 Tigers had their most balanced offensive attack of the season passing for 194 yards and rushing for 334 to amass a total of 528 yards of…

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…

The Lenox Time Table Obituaries

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…

August 26, 2020 Frank William Bennett

By Editor | August 25, 2020 | 1 Comment

Frank William Bennett Friends and Family are invited to celebrate the life of Frank William Bennett who died unexpectedly at his home in Lenox, Iowa, on Thursday, August 20, 2020, shortly before his 62nd birthday. Funeral services was Tuesday August 25th at the Lenox Community Center. Visitation was 3-7 PM service followed at 7PM. Masks…

Melinda Huntington, 54

By Editor | August 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

Melinda Huntington, 54 Graveside Cele-bration of Life Services for Melinda Huntington, age 54, who passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa was held Sunday, August 23, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the North Fairview Cemetery in Lenox. Visitation followed the services at the Lenox Community Center. Memorials may be given in her…

August 12, 2020 Marian Barrans, 90

By Editor | August 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Marian Barrans, 90 Graveside Cele-bration of Life Services for Marian Barrans, age 90, of Lenox, who passed away Monday, August 3, 2020 were held Friday, August 7, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at the West Fairview Cemetery in Lenox. Open visitation was held Thursday at the Ritchie Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Memorials…

August 05.2020 David Paul Winslow

By Editor | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

David Paul Winslow A Celebration of Dave’s Life was held Sunday, August 2, 2020, at the Lenox Community Center, Lenox, Iowa. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lenox Volunteer Fire Department. Dave was born on January 3, 1947 and passed away at his home the morning of July 25. 2020, with…

Jay Russell Natzke, 53

By Editor | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Jay Russell Natzke, 53, died on Friday, July 17, 2020, in Kansas City, Missouri. Jay is survived by his father, Jim Natzke; his wife, Nicole Natzke (Maharry); his children, Lucas James and Nikolas Kirk; his sister, Kelly Schafer and his nieces Kate and Carey. He is predeceased by his mother, Bonnie, and his beloved dog,…

Edith Marie (Mrs. Hollis) Naven, 96

By Editor | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Edith Marie (Mrs. Hollis) Naven, 96, of Corning, Iowa, peacefully entered into eternal rest Thursday evening, July 23, 2020, at Goldenrod Manor, Clarinda, Iowa. Mrs. Naven, the former Edith Marie Fine was born at rural Siam, the third of four daughters of the late Ralph Douglas and Viva Amelia (Shields) Fine. She attended Siam School, and upon graduating from…

07/07/2020 Karol Lynn “Mike” Bailey

By Editor | June 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

Karol Lynn “Mike” Bailey was born October 8, 1945, in Creston to George Franklin Bailey, Sr and Lucille Mae (King) Bailey.  She graduated from Clearfield High School in 1964.  During high school Mike played basketball, ran track, was a cheerleader, a member of the high school band and enjoyed watching Dwight play baseball. After graduation,…

06-17 Doris Key, age 88

By Editor | June 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Doris Key, age 88 Private Family Graveside Celebration of Life Services for Doris Key, age 88, of Lenox, who passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at the Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston will be held at the West Fairview Cemetery in Lenox/  Memorials be directed to the Hospice Home in Creston. Memories may be…