News


Council to meet Thursday night

The Bloomfield City Council will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday night to review information for an eLab Grant. The council will also review information for an Operator Americorps Grant. At 7 p.m., the council will discuss the purchase of equipment, host a public hearing on the city budget, consider hiring an employee for energy efficiency, consider an employee resignation and review applications for hotel motel tax revenue distribution. 

Posted on 05 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

High school to present 'Cinderella'

The Davis County High School will present the musical “Cinderella” Thursday and Friday nights at the Iowa Theatre. Performances begin at 7 p.m. and tickets are available at the door. 
Posted on 05 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Meeting set to discuss recreational room

The Davis County Old School Social Center will host a planning meeting Friday at 6 p.m. The meeting is being held to discuss a recreational room for youth at the center to include high school and college students. Parents are encouraged to attend. 
Posted on 05 Mar 2015 by Bdemo


Controversy arises over guns at hospital

Dr. Sean Brodale has proposed changing the  Davis County Hospital policy on banning guns to allowing staff members and visitors with concealed carry permits to bring weapons into the hospital. He feels changing the policy will increase safety. Sherriff Dave Davis, Police Chief Shawn Armstrong, Hospital CEO Kirby Johnson and others share their reactions in stories in the March 4 issue of The Bloomfield Democrat.
Posted on 04 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Other top stories

Other top stories in the March 4 issue of The Bloomfield Democrat: *A DCHS student is arrested for displaying a shotgun on school property. *Three Lady Mustangs were named to the all-conference basketball team. *Student-designed ads for local businesses are included in the Democrat Create-an-Ad section.
Posted on 04 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Images of the Past

Images of the Past this week features the Hamburger Inn and its 5-cent hamburgers.
Posted on 04 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Change marijuana laws

In his Stray Thoughts column, Randy Evans calls for the Legislature to change the medical marijuana laws.
Posted on 04 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

 

Deaths

Gleam Dabney

Madlyn Gleam Dabney, 87, of Bloomfield died March 3, 2015. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, at the Wagler Funeral Home with Minister Kevin Mote officiating. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, with family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are to the Savannah Christian Church.
Posted on 03 Mar 2015 by Bdemo
 


Sports

Baseball/Softball scoreboards

Lady Mustangs named to all-conference squad

Three Lady Mustang basketball players were honored last week with selection onto the South Central Conference All-Conference teams. Kate Birchmier was named a first-team selection. Mallory Wells and Mchelle Allen were named second team selections. Birchmier was also recently honored as a member of the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association Academic All-State Team. 
Posted on 05 Mar 2015 by Bdemo
 


Subsciptions
Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo
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"Cinderella"  presented by DCHS, March 5-6. Iowa Theatre, 7 p.m.Students, $5. Adults, $6. Tickets at door. Pictures with Cinderella and coach, $2.
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This weekend at the
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Current openings for licensed nurses, RN or LPN along with CNAs. New starting wage scale. Contact Davis Center for more information at
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Square dance lessons
March 9, 6-8 p.m.
Mutchler Community Center
Posted on 16 Jul 2014 by Bdemo