We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

Thursday, June 10: Star Walk, Eden Valley Refuge, 1415 50th Ave., Baldwin, 8:30 p.m. We will caravan from the nature center to McAndrews Wildlife Area. This walk is along a path winding up a large hill to a clear view of the sky. The area is largely grassland and known to host bobolinks and …

Building Better Birders Cruise — Monday, June 7, 6:30-8:45 a.m. & 9-11 a.m., Rock Creek: Are you interested in getting started birding? Do you want to get better at identification? Do you want to expand your life-list of birds seen? This is a great way to get all that accomplished on the…

Bauer Built, Inc., of Durand, Wisconsin, would like to announce Claire Kuehl, from Central DeWitt High School, as one of the winners of the G.F. “Sam” and Ethel V. Bauer/Bauer Built, Inc. Scholarship Award.

On May 27, 1951, Leland Hurley and Joann Anderson were the first to be married at Grace Lutheran Church, in DeWitt. They are celebrating 70 wonderful years together. 

Wednesday, May 26: Birds of a Feather, 10 a.m., Eden Valley. Learn about the fearsome Birds of Prey found in Iowa and their awesome adaptations that make them unique. A live presentation with our red-tailed hawk and barred owl will be given at Eden Valley Nature Center.

Central’s annual Scholarship Celebration was scheduled for Thursday, April 22, but was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The event gives student scholarship recipients the opportunity to personally thank and share dinner with donors, who help make their Central education possible.

Grace Adams and Chad Marlowe, both of Grand Mound, were married April 19, 2021, at Foothills Parkway, in Townsend, Tennessee. Rev. Tom Orange officiated the double-ring ceremony.