The Davis County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday. the board will meet wit the courthouse security committee at 8:30 a.m. and with custodian Russell Lundstrum at 8:50 a.m. At 9 a.m. the board will meet with secondary roads, Don Tharp and will later discuss updating a regional 28E agreement.
Bloomfield Firefighters recently underwent training with new grain bin rescue equipment. The department learned techniques that will safely extract someone from being trapped. Wednesdays Bloomfield Democrat features a story about that important training. Other top stories include a story about how the outcome of the upcoming bond issue could affect the ability of the community to receive $3 million in grant funding. Shelly Bassett and Becky Eaton of Davis County spent a week cleaning up the Wapsipinicon River in northeast Iowa and were participants in Project AWARE. In sports, the annual fall sports preview appears in this weeks edition.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, for Carol Blackwell, who died Aug. 25. The outdoor service will be held at her home at 26372 240th St., Bloomfield. Memorials may be sent to the family who will donate the money in Carols name at a later date.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, at the Wagler Funeral Home for Dennis Birchmier, who died Aug. 26. Burial with military rites will be at the Troy Cemetery. Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Monday with a Christian Wake Service at 6 p.m. following by visitation until 8 p.m. Memorials have been established to St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church and Hospice of Wapello and Davis Counties.
A celebration of life for Billie Jean Dewes will be from 4-6 p.m. Saturday at the Wagler Funeral Home. The body has been cremated and no services are planned. Memorials have been established to Friends of the Bloomfield Public Library and Good Samaritan Hospice.
Funeral services for Evelyn Irene Johnson will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Wagler Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. with the family present at 10 a.m. to greet friends until the time of the funeral. A memorial has been established to the Christian Church.
The Mustang football team opens its 2015 season Friday night against Fairfield in non-district action. Davis County travels to Fairfield for the games, which begin at 5 p.m. with the freshman game and 7:30 p.m. for the varsity game.
Davis County Hospital & Davis County Medical Associates Dedicated. Compassionate. Healthcare. 509 N Madison, Bloomfield www.DavisCountyHospital.org Call us today: 641-664-2145
ISU Extension and Outreach Cooking Class. Using garden produce and 30 minute meals offered in August and September. Visit our website, FB page or call 664-2730 for more information.
Auditions for the Davis County Players upcoming production of the musical romantic comedy "The Wedding Singer" will be Sept. 1, 2, and 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Iowa Theatre in Bloomfield. Actors singers and dancers of all ages are encouraged to try out! Show dates are Nov. 12 through 15.
This weekend at the Iowa Theatre: "Inside Out" Rated PG. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 4 p.m.
J's One Stop--Friday Special: Pizza burrito, drink.
Free meal at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, north end of West St., Saturday, Aug. 29, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. chicken, noodles, mashed potatoes, dessert, drink. Caring for our Community with God s Help. Funding provided by ELCA World Hunger Grant. Delivery available in Bloomfield after 12:15 p.m. 664-3242