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Democrat wins awards at INA Convention

The Bloomfield Democrat won second place in general excellence in its class at the Iowa Newspaper Associations annual awards banquet last Friday night. The newspaper staff won several awards including best sports section, first place; best news feature, first place and third place; best personality feature, second place; excellence in editorial writing, second and third place; master columnist, second place and best news photo, first place. The newspaper also won several advertising awards including best ad featuring transportation, second place; best advertising special section, first place; best ad featuring service or merchandise, first place; best ad promoting an event, first place and best of class advertising, first place.
Posted on 08 Feb 2016 by Bdemo

Mutchler Commission to meet Monday afternoon

The Mutchler Community Center will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday afternoon. The Commission will hear reports from the treasurer and director and will discuss bills and other issues facing the center at this time.
Posted on 08 Feb 2016 by Bdemo


Clinton, Trump win DC Caucus vote

Preliminary figures suggest that close to 800 Davis County residents participate in the Iowa Caucus Monday night in Bloomfield. The Democrats had close to 300 people caucusing while the republicans had more than 530 people attend its caucus. The democrats generated 58 percent support for Hillary Clinton as she won the county support. Republicans supported Donald trump with 38.6 percent of the vote.
Posted on 02 Feb 2016 by Bdemo

Iowa Caucus is top story

Wednesdays Bloomfield Democrat features results from Monday night’s Iowa Caucus. Davis County Democrat put the majority of their support behind Hillary Clinton while the Republicans chose Donald Trump as their favorite to win the 2016 Presidential Election. More than 800 Davis County residents took part in the caucus with even more who attended just to observe the process. Other top stories include a citizens committee has agreed upon ballot language and has approved a proposed facilities bond issue for the Davis County School District. Cecil Reed has taken on the responsibility of running her own business in Davis County at the age of 23. In sports read about the girls and boys basketball teams who each picked up wins last week.
Posted on 03 Feb 2016 by Bdemo

 

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Lady Mustangs lose to Moravia, travel to Cardinal Monday

The Lady Mustang basketball team suffered a 72-50 loss to Moravia Saturday night. MChelle Allen led the team with 18 points. Mallory Wells had 16. Davis County travels to Cardinal Monday night for a non-conference game. Action begins at 6 p.m. with the junior varsity game.
Posted on 08 Feb 2016 by Bdemo

Mustangs beat Moravia, set to host Fort Madison

The Mustang boys basketball team beat Moravia 76-59 Saturday night. Stone Sample led the offense with 25 points while Nick Slayton had 19. Davis County returns to action Tuesday night with a game against Fort Madison. Action begins at 4:45 p.m. with the freshman game. The junior varsity and varsity games follow.
Posted on 08 Feb 2016 by Bdemo

Henderson brothers headed for districts

Walker Henderson and Dylan Henderson both earned qualifying spots in this weeks Class 2A District Wrestling Tournament. Walker won the 132-pound weight class during last Saturday’s sectional tournament. Dylan finished second following a wrestle-back match at 170 pounds.
Posted on 08 Feb 2016 by Bdemo
 


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Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo
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Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo