Loras and Jolene Bagge, of Delaware County, will be inducted into the 2020 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a virtual ceremony Sunday, Aug. 23. Eighty-six Iowa counties are participating this year and have selected 117 inductees for their outstanding service and dedication to 4-H.
A recent anniversary ceremony celebrating 100 years of Backbone State Park remembered the donation of land by Manchester resident E.M. Carr that became Iowa’s first state park. Among the speakers at the celebration was Manchester resident Mike Carr, the grandson of the park’s benefactor.
A Kehrli sweet corn stand sits along the side of the road with dozens of delicious ears for sale.
I have a few baseball-style caps that I’ve collected over the years. I have a couple of caps of my New York Yankees, a few golf caps, some Ed-Co baseball caps from my years as head coach and a couple caps from bands I enjoy. I have more caps than I can wear.
Even before COVID-19 hit American colleges and universities, even before their budgets imploded because of the pandemic, questions were being asked nationally about how these institutions spend their money.