TOP HEADLINES


  • The Calhoun County Board of Supervisors situated county boards and committees for the New Year at their organizational meeting, held on Jan. 4 at the Calhoun County Courthouse in Rockwell City and through the Zoom teleconferencing platform. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/12/2021 - 11:16am

  • Colten Riley (pictured above) was officially sworn in as a Lytton City Council member on Jan. 4 at Lytton City Hall. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/12/2021 - 11:14am

  • SCC senior grappler Jaydon Maschke applies the headlock as he pins West Central Valley’s Bodhi Mains in the 160 lbs. title match at the Crusader Invitational, held this past Saturday at the CR-B Gymnasium in Coon Rapids. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/12/2021 - 11:05am

  • SCC senior point guard Cole Corey lands the slam dunk during the third quarter of the Titans’ 63-26 conference victory over St. Mary’s of Storm Lake, held this past Friday at the SCC Middle School Gymnasium in Rockwell City. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/12/2021 - 11:01am

  • SCC senior Brielle Korleski drives through traffic and to the hoop during the first half of a Twin Lakes Conference matchup between the Titans and St. Mary’s of Storm Lake this past Friday at the SCC Middle School Gymnasium in Rockwell City. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/12/2021 - 10:58am

  • Shown above is One World Trade Center, also known as the Freedom Tower. SCC High School students may have a chance to visit New York City, with an information meeting set for 6 p.m on Thursday. [File photo]
    01/12/2021 - 10:52am

  • Pictured above is the southwestern portion of North Twin Lake. The Calhoun County Board of Supervisors will hold a virtual town hall meeting on the County Dock Management Area at the southwest corner of North Twin Lake at 7 p.m. on Jan. 19 via Zoom. [File photo]
    01/12/2021 - 10:48am

  • With big smiles beneath their masks, the Stewart Memorial Community Hospital staff are proud to announce they have been awarded the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s best hospitals in obstetrics. Pictured are (from left to right) Ann Lengeling, Chief Nursing Officer; Jenni Macke, RN, Director of Obstetrics; Dr. Derek Duncan; Dr. Susan Hornback; and Ashley Mork, RN, Nurse Educator. [Provided photo]
    01/12/2021 - 10:40am

  • Pictured (from left to right, clockwise) is Trent Blair, Tami Green, John McKenney, the frontline workers of Stewart Memorial Community Hospital and Calhoun County Public Health's Barb Riley and Shelly Schossow. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate; SMCH; Provided photos]
    01/05/2021 - 11:15am

  • At top are the Lytton Fire Department's station and the expanded South Central Calhoun Elementary School in Rockwell City. Above left is an illustration of COVID-19, and above right is SCC Superintendent Brad Anderson. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate; Illustration courtesy of the CDC; Provided photo]
    01/05/2021 - 11:09am

  • At top, the South Central Calhoun football team lifts its State Semifinalist trophy on Nov. 14 at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls. Pictured above (from left to right) are junior Emma Anderson (girls' basketball), Zane Neubaum (boys' basketball), Blake McAlister (wrestling) and Keagen Meyer (college signings).
    01/05/2021 - 11:01am

  • Lampe Funeral Home, based in Lake City, will become Lampe & Powers Funeral Home. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    01/05/2021 - 10:53am

  • The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office of Calhoun County will offer the commercial manure applicator program, set for 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday. [Provided photo]
    01/05/2021 - 10:35am

  • Sophomore Riley Batta drives to the hoop during the second half of SCC’s 74-45 win over MVAOCOU on Dec. 22 at the Dr. Steve Oberg Gymnasium in Mapleton. Batta scored 20 points on the Rams. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
    12/29/2020 - 10:25am

  • The new logo for the Lake City Police Department. The LCPD’s new emblem was approved by the City Council of Lake City at their latest meeting, held on Dec. 21. [Courtesy of LCPD]
    12/29/2020 - 10:17am

News


The Calhoun County Board of Supervisors situated county boards and committees for the New Year at their organizational meeting, held on Jan. 4 at the Calhoun County Courthouse in Rockwell City and through the Zoom teleconferencing platform. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
01/12/2021 - 11:16am
On the first working day of the year, the Calhoun County Board of Supervisors has to walk the balance of reorganization and continuity. They select their Chairman of the Board for the year ahead, along with placing either themselves or county...

Opinion

01/14/2021 - 11:47am
From My Desk Welcome to the first Minute with Mike of the first session of the 89th General Assembly. First of all, I want to want to thank the voters of House District 10 for this unbelievable opportunity to serve you in this beautiful building....

Sports


SCC senior grappler Jaydon Maschke applies the headlock as he pins West Central Valley’s Bodhi Mains in the 160 lbs. title match at the Crusader Invitational, held this past Saturday at the CR-B Gymnasium in Coon Rapids. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
01/12/2021 - 11:05am
No. 13 Titans go 2-1 in duals, win third straight Crusader Invitational When the South Central Calhoun wrestling team got back on the mats, the clock began to tick towards Feb. 6 – The Class 1A-Section 2 Wrestling Tournament. With the Titans...

Obituaries

01/06/2021 - 2:00pm
Johnny N. Onnen passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020. He was born in Lake City on July 25, 1947. He was the first-born child of Orville John Onnen and Kathryn Vought Onnen. He grew up and attended schools in Rockwell City. He was a member of the...

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