2 days 15 hours ago
Sergeant First Class Steven Adams has retired after a 29-year career in the U.S. Army. SFC Adams retired on Jan. 8 in a ceremony at Fort McClellan near Anniston, Ala. He was joined in the ceremony by his mother, Goldie Adams, of Red Oak, and other members of his family.SFC Adams began his military...
2 days 15 hours ago
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office enjoyed an active 2022. Both the Red Oak Police Department and Red Oak Fire Department saw an uptick in mental health calls, and Montgomery County Sheriff Jon Spunaugle said the sheriff’s office was no exception, especially because the sheriff’s office tackles...
4 days 9 hours ago
Three years ago, Jeremy Clark, owner of ESB Clark Heavy Construction, was trying to find property in and near Red Oak to build a new facility.When he wasn’t able to find anything suitable for what he needed, he took matters into his own hands, purchased 54 acres just south of Red Oak city limits on...
5 days 12 hours ago
The Red Oak Fire Department is currently investigating a residential structure fire that occurred at 2439 Aspen Ave.   Fire department personnel received a call on Jan. 23 at approximately 7 p.m. from the property owner, Norman Hollesen, stating that he was contacted and advised that the house that...
6 days 11 hours ago
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors has agreed to the annual funding request from West Central Community Action.At the regular supervisors meeting Jan. 10, the supervisors met with WCCA executive director Wendy Mueller, who outlined some of the important things that WCCA does to help those...
American Cancer Society in Southwest Iowa (www.acsengage.org/southwestiowa) is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser on March 1-April 30 to raise funds...
January 27, 2023, 12:17 PM
Four officers were elected during the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Montgomery County extension council organizational meeting Jan. 26...
January 27, 2023, 9:39 AM
In celebration of National Unclaimed Property Day, held annually on Feb. 1, State Treasurer Roby Smith is sharing the newest report of unclaimed...
January 26, 2023, 5:48 PM
American Cancer Society in Southwest Iowa (www.acsengage.org/southwestiowa) is conducting a shoe drive fundraiser on March 1-April 30 to raise funds for ACS. American Cancer Society in Southwest Iowa will earn funds based on the total weight of the pairs of gently worn, used and new shoes collected...
January 27, 2023

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  • December 23, 2022
    Charm Carpenter The Red Oak Express The Stanton Viqueens remain undefeated after posting two Corner Conference wins last week. Stanton defeated Essex 70-19 on Tuesday, Dec. 13, on the road. The...
  • December 23, 2022
    Charm Carpenter The Red Oak Express Griswold began the week on the mats in Underwood on Tuesday, Dec. 13, dropping all three duals, but coming home with some individual wins. The Tigers fell to...
  • December 23, 2022
    Charm Carpenter The Red Oak Express The Southwest Valley basketball teams splits wins with Lenox and Southeast Warren with both the girls and boys teams going 1-1 on the week. In a competitive...

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