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Supervisors to meet Tuesday

The Davis County Supervisors will meet Tuesday at 9 a.m. The board will discuss and act on salary recommendations from the Davis County Compensation Board. Any salary increases approved by the supervisors will take effect on July 1, 2015. 

Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Bdemo

I CARE serves 199 kids

The I CARE program distributed donated gifts to families last Friday, concluding the 2014 program’s efforts.

Program Coordinator Anne Morgan told volunteer workers Friday morning that there were 86 families and 199 children who will benefit from the community’s generous support and donations. An additional 22 food boxes were also prepared and given out to adult individuals as part of the program.

I CARE is run solely on donations of gifts and money collected from individuals, businesses and service organizations. 

Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Bdemo

Menus

Bloomfield Senior Citizens Center menus for Dec. 23--Potato crusted fish fillet, baked potato, sour cream, creamed peas, and fresh fruit. Activities: Wii games at 9-11:30 a.m. Exercise at 9:30 a.m. Bingo at 12:45 p.m.

Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Bdemo


Council votes down interconnection changes

The Bloomfield City Council voted against a proposed ordinance that would have changed the city’s interconnection policy. The action means the city will continue to operate under its current policy. The council voted 3-2 against making the changes to the ordinance.

John Hilbert, Jason Skaggs and Jack Woolard voted against it while Earl Howard and Jerry Kincart voted in favor of the changes.

The council approved the Davis County Trails route through the Bloomfield City Park. The council approved a resolution authorizing the issuance of $1.5 million in water revenue capital loan notes.

The council also discussed whether or not the city would agree to reducing Highway 63 from four lanes to three for the streetscape project. No final decision was made.

The council also approved the resignation of Preston Roberts as the parks department employee. 

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 by Bdemo

Supervisors to meet Monday

The Davis County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday morning.

The board will meet with Donna Kinsler in regard to the dog ordinance at 10 a.m. The board will discuss support and a financial commitment for the streetscape project at 10:15 a.m. and will meet with CPC Diane Buss at 10:30 a.m.

The board will meet with Carol Herbert at 11:15 a.m. to discuss the HIPAA privacy policy. 

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 by Bdemo

School's Christmas break begins Monday

Students and teachers in the Davis County School District are taking part in their last day of classes before the New Year. The Christmas holiday break begins Monday for the school district.

Teachers return to work on Jan. 5, 2015 and will engage in professional development meetings that day. Students return to classes on Jan. 6. 

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 by Bdemo

 

Deaths

Andrew Glen Helton

Andrew Glen Helton, 24, of Pulaski, died December 20, 2014 at his home.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, December 26, at the Tabernacle Baptist Church with Pastor Tom Shipley officiating. The family will be at the church from 1 p.m. until the time of the service to greet friends on Friday afternoon. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to his family.

Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield is assisting the family and online condolences may be directed to www.waglerfuneralhome.com.

Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Bdemo
 


Sports

Baseball/Softball scoreboards

Friday night basketball scores

Girls’ game
Davis County........67
Albia.....................37
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Boys’ game
Davis County........46
Albia.....................76
Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Bdemo
 


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