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Thursday, November 20, 2014
Area artist Liz Whisler of rural LeClaire has a collection of her paintings on display at First Central Gallery in DeWitt. One of her favorite paintings is of farmers operating an old steam engine. Whisler also made the pine frame and used a wire brush to create grooves and give it a more primitive look. Her exhibit can be seen through Friday, Nov. 28. Photo by Kate Howes


Central receives liability assessment
Central Community School Board members were appreciative of a risk control assessment conducted at the school Oct. 14 as they reviewed the results from the assessment at last week's board meeting.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Property issue dominates Calamus council meeting
Even though the Calamus City Council had a light agenda for its November meeting, a crowd of residents showed up to protest payment of a bill sent to the city for cleanup of a private property.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Boy Scouts study city government for citizenship badge
Boy Scouts from Calamus Wheatland Troop 37 attended the Wheatland City Council meeting Monday, Nov. 10, as part of their requirement to earn a citizenship in the community badge.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Auction set for old courthouse doors, other items
The Clinton County Building Maintenance department will auction off multiple pieces of used county property Dec. 2 at 10 a.m.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
New artist exhibit at First Central Gallery
Liz Whisler of rural LeClaire is the latest artist to be featured at First Central Art Gallery, located in the lobby of the Operahouse Theatre in downtown DeWitt.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Nine Sabers selected to All-3A District 6 squad
Entering the 2014 season, most of the talk surrounding the Central football team had to do with the talent-heavy district it was about to join.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

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