A teary-eyed Bobbi Jo Wempe RN, received her third nomination for the coveted DAISY Award for Nurses from grateful family members on April 12. Photo courtesy SMCH
04/17/2024 - 7:30am
LAKE CITY – Bobbi Jo Wempe RN has been named Stewart Memorial Community Hospital’s (SMCH) latest nominee for the DAISY Award® for Extraordinary Nurses. The nomination is part of the DAISY Foundation’s & Purdue Global programs to recognize the...


06/20/2023 - 9:40am
Iowans are eager to affirm that life is a human right. To that end, the Iowa Legislature passed a fetal heartbeat law five years ago, protecting unborn lives after a fetal heartbeat is detected. And for the past several years, Iowans across the...


04/16/2024 - 7:30am
SAC CITY - Friday brought South Central Calhoun over to Sac City for the 2024 Raider Relays. SCC’s Ashley Schleimen won the discus with a distance of 111-04, and Tristin Gorden had runner up with 104-11. Gorden also won the shot put with a 35-09.5...


01/22/2024 - 2:16pm
Gilbert L. Hildreth, 75, of Rockwell City passed away Sunday, Jan. 21, 2024 at Sunny Knoll Care Centre. A Celebration of Life will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 PM Friday, January 26, 2024 at Palmer-Swank Funeral Home. A prayer service will begin at 3:...

The Graphic-Advocate

The Graphic-Advocate 
121 North Center St.
Lake City, IA 51449
Phone: (641) 456-2585

Mid-America Publishing

This newspaper is part of the Mid-America Publishing Family. Please visit for more information.