The Montgomery County Family YMCA will once again sponsor an Easter coloring contest.
As in previous years there will be three age groups for the contest and prizes will be awarded to all three groups winners. Boys and girls ages 1-4 are one group, 5-7 age group and 8-10 age groups. Pick up your entry at the front desk at the YMCA.
SHENANDOAH -- For the past three years, KMA and the Green Hills Area Education Agency have presented the Charles E. Lakin Outstanding Teacher Award. Two instructors within a 40 mile radius of Emerson -Lakin's hometown- receive the award each year for efforts in enticing students to come to school each day.
Iowa's President Ann Bennett of Villisca, a member of Wesley R. Miller Auxiliary #8998, was honored during the National Mid-Year Conference of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, held Feb. 20-23, in San Diego, Calif.
CORNING — Corie England, DVM, has opened Gravel Road Equine Ambulatory Service, LLC, also known as GREAS, LLC, March 1, an all equine ambulatory practice covering southwest Iowa and northwest Mo.
Dr. England is a graduate of Corning High School and Iowa State University where she received her Doctorate in Veterinary medicine Dr. England then completed an equine internship in New Hampshire and worked for an all equine practice in Pennsylvania for four years.