Roughly 400 people in the Central School District gave feedback on what is good about the district, what could be better, and what qualities they want in the new superintendent.
This month, Dallas, Falls City, Independence and Monmouth will get new councilors — and a new mayor in Monmouth.
As we approach Christmas and the new year, a lot of us enjoy family gatherings and company parties. Most people are looking to have a good time and sometimes alcohol comes into play.
Also known as, “’Twas the Night Before Christmas”
Editorial for Dec. 21
Don’t talk behind our back. Just tell us. Help us get better.
Friday marks the 17th annual Monmouth-Independence YMCA Christmas Party and Auction. For the first time, the dinner and auction event is sold out.
Editorial for Nov. 23
Editorial for Nov. 16
Your candidate won, or didn’t.
We are ready for Nov. 9. We are experiencing voter exhaustion.
Editorial for Oct. 12
A Thursday forum on Measure 97, hosted by the Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce at the Monmouth Public Library, may not have swayed anyone in the audience one way or another, but it set a fine example of how a debate should be run.
The results are in for the most recent round of Smarter Balanced assessments, and it’s a mixed bag.
Thanks to fire volunteers in Falls City
Editorial for Aug. 31