Dollars for Scholars accepting scholarship applications
Davis County Dollars for Scholars is accepting Scholarship Applications for several scholarships. They include the Keith Burnam Memorial Scholarship for students seeking a business degree, the Davis County School District Employees Scholarship for education majors. They are also taking applications for the Pulaski United Methodist Church Scholarship, the Willa Proctor Memorial Scholarship, The Linda McCarty Winged Scholarship and the Davis County Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship. Applications are available at Lynch Realty and must be completed before July 17.
Leon Wilkinson of Bloomfield was honored as the honorary grand marshal of the Fort Bloomfield Rodeo Parade Saturday afternoon in Bloomfield. The parade and rodeo ended a three-day run by the Fort Bloomfield Rodeo in which hundreds of contestants were in the community to compete in several rodeo events.
Disaster relief available from flood and tornado damage
Governor Terry Branstad, has issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for Davis County in response to the tornado and severe weather that hit the county last month. The proclamation activates the Iowa Individual Assistance Program for the county. Grants of $5,000 for households with up to 200 percent of the federal poverty level or a maximum income of $40,180 for a family of three are eligible to apply for the grants.
Jimmie Dean Stockham, 67, of Monterey, died, July 5, 2015 at his home. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 10, at the Apostolic Christian Faith Church in Monterey with Joe Dotterer officiating. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Thursday with the family present to greet friends from 5-7 p.m. at the Wagler Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to the Apostolic Christian Faith Church. Online condolences may be left at www.waglerfuneralhome.com.
The Lady Mustang softball team will open Class 3A Region 5 Tournament play Wednesday night. Davis County travels to Monroe to face PCM in the Opening round game. Action begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday night.
Floor to Ceiling: Kitchens, flooring, bathrooms, window treatments and more! 2827 N. Court Rd., Ottumwa. 641-682-8379
Ride the rides at Toby's Carnival during the Old Soldiers and Settlers Reunion, July 30, 31 and August 1.
Drakesville Oval's 2nd Annual Car/Bike Show and Cruise In. On the Oval in Drakesville July 11. Featuring the Riverdogs Blues Band. Free movie in Oval 8:30 p.m.
Pam Houser, Professional Photographer, offering a clinic for adults and 4-Hers to critique, offer tips and inexpensive mats for 4-Hers at Courtyard Gallery July 11, 1 p.m.
Multi- Family garage sale. Furniture, Home Decor, Purses, Misc. Thursday 3-8 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Rain or Shine! 13181 Mink Blvd. Bloomfield
Mission Night/Service Grace Pointe Church of the Nazarene (Hwy 2) Sat., July 25 at 7 p.m. and Sun., July 26 at 10:45 a.m. Stories and experiences from three who have been across the world to share in God s work-including Bloomfield s own Linda Rowe and Beth Mckahan.
J's One Stop--Wednesday lunch: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, roll.