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Cindy Ballantyne, of the CHI Health Missouri Valley AIC Department, was recently presented with the DAISY Award in recognition of her devoted care to patients in Harrison County.

WOODBINE -- Students grades 5-12 at the Woodbine School District went out into their community and spent some time serving others May 29, whether it was planting flowers along Walker Street or coloring with residents at the local nursing home.

Memorial Day programs were held around the county on May 27. It is a day to remember and honor those men and women who died serving our country. We also want to thank those who have served and are currently serving in the military, too.

LOGAN -- It was a big day for 34 preschool AM students at the Logan-Magnolia School District as they took part in a graduation ceremony the morning of May 23 in the auditorium. The PM classes ceremony, which included 46 kiddos some of whom are TK students, was held mid-afternoon.

OMAHA, NEB. -- Mrs. Dieatrick's and Mrs. Assman's first grade classes at the Woodbine School District recently took their first grade trip to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium.

The Woodbine and Logan-Magnolia high schools held their graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2019 on May 19. There were 28 seniors from Woodbine and 47 seniors from Logan-Magnolia. See articles and photo spreads of both ceremonies plus all the rest of the graduation festivities in the May …

WEST DES MOINES -- A Logan-Magnolia High School senior and a Woodbine High School senior were recognized by Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Governor Adam Gregg for their outstanding academic achievements at the 17th Annual Governor's Scholar Recognition Ceremony April 28 in Des Moines.

The Woodbine School Elementary Track & Field Day was held May 10. Grades kindergarten through sixth participated in events like the long jump and softball throw, among others.

The Rose Vista Prom, held at the Rose Vista campus in Woodbine, was Wednesday, May 8. More than 25 students enjoyed an afternoon of activities and food with the residents. Noel Sherer, administrator at Rose Vista, acted as the DJ for the dance. See a photo spread of the event in the May 15 i…

LOGAN -- The Logan-Magnolia School 2019 Ceremony of Roses was held Sunday, April 28 in the School Auditorium.

The Woodbine Fire Department held a fish fry out at the station April 19. All the workers stayed mighty busy because as a few people would leave, a new wave would be walking up to get in line. There was also a “to go” area. Department members were having a good time joking around and talking…

LOGAN -- Red, blue, green, yellow. There were eggs everywhere at the Westmont Care Center in Logan April 13.

WOODBINE -- If you like fun and cute original artwork, head down to Building Grounds & Heavy Metal Renaissance in Woodbine April 12 and 13.

MISSOURI VALLEY — Have you wondered where you could do yoga, get a health screening, watch square dancing and sit inside a LifeNet helicopter all in one day, in one place?

CEDAR FALLS — A Woodbine High School sophomore made her second trip to the All-State Individual Speech Festival this year.

Senator Rob Hogg (D-Cedar Rapids) and Senator Jackie Smith (D-Sioux City) have proposed a plan to help aid in disaster relief beyond what the Federal Government is offering those affected by the flood.

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Harrison County Conservation Board will extend the length of allowable consecutive camping days at the Willow Lake Recreation Area and Schaben Park campgrounds.

LOGAN -- The Logan-Magnolia School District held their grades K-4 spring concert March 26. The St. Patrick's Day-themed concert was originally set for earlier in the month but had to be rescheduled.

Each year, the America’s Farmers Grow Communities (AFGC) Program partners with local farmers to provide grants to local non-profit organizations.

The Board of Control of the Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) has selected Tom Keating to serve as its next executive director, starting July 1.

Monday, March 4 was the first day that absentee and early voting ballots for two upcoming special elections were available to the public.

WOODBINE -- Exposing people to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programming and the vast amount of resources available through it was the whole purpose of the Woodbine School STEM Festival February 28. 

LOGAN -- Fifteen new members were inducted into the AMOL Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) at an initiation ceremony in the Logan-Magnolia School auditorium February 26.

*Editor's Note: In a  prior print story, in the list of the main facets of the proposed project, there was an incorrect statement about one of them. And in another print story, there was an incorrect date stated for the election. The information below is correct. We apologize for the mistakes.

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LOGAN — The Logan- Magnolia School Facilities Committee got a better idea of the proposed plans for the School facilities update project from a presentation by two representatives from Incite Design Studio LLC, last Wednesday evening, January 23.

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The Harrison County Board of Supervisors recently appointed Ben McIntosh, of Missouri Valley, to replace Dean McIntosh, of Missouri Valley, on the Harrison County Conservation Board (HCCB).

WOODBINE — The Woodbine School Speech students performed very well at the District Large Group Speech Contest held in Clarinda January 19.

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*Editor's Note: The above photo, as cited, is a file photo and not of the accident reported on in this story. A crash occurred here in Harrison County on January 15, resulting in one fatality. Two others were injured in the accident.