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Supervisors to meet Monday

The Davis County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday. The board will discuss road vacations for parts of Mink Blvd, and Rainbow Ave., at 9 a.m. They will discuss the use of the courtyard by Crisis Intervention at 10 a.m. and consider a liquor license for The Meadows. The board will meet with assessor Lois Heckethorn at 10:45 a.m. to discuss business property tax credits.

Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Bluegrass show is Saturday

The 13th annual Bluegrass Show will be held Saturday at the Iowa Theatre. The show starts at 7 p.m. Lori King and Junction 63, Highway Home Bluegrass and the Bluegrass Blondies are some of the bands that will be performing. Five Davis County youth will also perform. They are Mercedes Barker, Dayton Rysdam, Glenn Goodson, Hayden Watson and Lane Johnson. 
Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Chili supper set for Saturday

A chili soup supper fundraiser will be held Saturday from 5-8 p.m. at the Bloomfield Senior Citizens Center. Dave Thordarson will be serving his prize-winning chili. Free-will donations will be accepted with funds designated for upkeep of the building. 
Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Bdemo


Sheriff talks with students about drinking, driving recklessly

Sheriff Dave Davis spent time with high school students talking about hill jumping with vehicles and drinking parties in honor of deceased classmates. The sheriff has received public concerns about both activities. Wednesdays Bloomfield Democrat features a story about the problem. Other top stories include Dan Maeder being named battalion commander of his National Guard unit, and the Davis County Fair Board turning down a school proposal to swap land. 
Posted on 25 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Lawson earns all-state speech honor

Sara Lawson recently earned a I rating at state speech contest. She will participate in the All-State Speech program on March 30. Wednesdays Bloomfield Democrat details the results of all speech participants at the state competition. 
Posted on 25 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Maeder accepts battalion commander position

Davis County Superintendent Dan Maeder was recently promoted to Battalion Commander of the 234th Brigade Special Troops Battalion in Cedar Rapids. Maeder accepted the position, which places him in command of 500 soldiers. Maeder will hold the position while also performing his duties as Superintendent of Schools at Davis County. Read about Maeders new military command in Wednesdays Bloomfield Democrat.
Posted on 26 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

Main Street planning community reunion celebration

Bloomfield Main Street is planning a Davis County reunion celebration for June 27. Main Street is seeking community support to plan and host the event. Standing Hampton will perform a concert on the square and other activities are being planned. Any organization or individuals who would like to sponsor activities should call Main Street at 664-2309.
Posted on 26 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

'Dirty Laundry' to open Thursday night

Dirty Laundry will be presented by Davis County Middle School students Thursday and Friday nights. The Musical comedy will be at the Iowa Theatre and begin at 7 p.m. each night. Tickets for the show will be available at the door during each night of the performance. 
Posted on 26 Mar 2015 by Bdemo

 

Deaths

Danny Roberts

Danny Eugene Roberts, 68, of Drakesvile, died March 27, 2015. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Wagler Funeral Home. 
Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Bdemo
 


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