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Recent SCC graduate David Wedemeyer places the bag of pop tabs into the mailbox during a small dedication ceremony held last Thursday in Rockwell City. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
08/11/2020 - 10:14am
ISU Extension, Calhoun County 4-H unveils pop tab boxes in McAlexander’s memory On a warm and sunny Thursday afternoon, a small crowd gathered in front of the Calhoun County Expo Center in Rockwell City. There, a small dedication ceremony was held...

Opinion


One mile west of the intersection of Highway 4 and County Road D46 was the proposed county seat of Brooklyn, the “first county seat of Calhoun County.” However, Brooklyn never got past planning stages, due to the population settling along the Raccoon River and Lake Creek and objections over the distance. [Tyler Anderson/The Graphic-Advocate]
08/11/2020 - 9:31am
In addition to the 1966 transportation map that marked “functioning” and “no longer functioning” towns, the museum holds “Tour of Calhoun County” booklets dated from 1962 through 1968.  These booklets contain maps to driving tours of four quadrants...

Sports

08/11/2020 - 10:09am
Within the South Central Calhoun High School Gymnasium in Lake City, the sights and sounds of volleyball are back in vogue. Along with familiar faces, new players are called up from the junior varsity ranks, eager to make their mark on the SCC...

Obituaries

08/10/2020 - 7:46am
Marilyn DeVries Bannister, 74, died on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at home. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to P.O. Box 56, Lohrville, Iowa 51453. Marilyn...

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