Severe weather dumped heavy rains and hail around parts of Montgomery County and southwest Iowa Wednesday, April 27. A confirmed tornado touchdown was reported 5 miles northeast of Stanton at around 3:30 p.m. Low-lying areas of the county saw flash flooding, and piles of hail were left next to the roadways. Photos of the storm can be viewed below.
The following events were filed with the Montgomery County Clerk’s Office between April 7 and April 13, 2016. All parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty. For details on these events, visit the public records
Tomorrow, April 20, is National Lima Bean Day. Although this is an old holiday that may have roots in an 18th-century English fairy tale, it remains so obscure some readers do not know what they’ve been missing.