Posts With Keyword ‘Keokuk County’

Pick a Better Snack Program

Posted: Friday, May 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The “Pick a Better Snack” program will start its second year at an area school this fall and will also be implemented at another school thanks to a grant.  

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New Additions to Keokuk County 4-H Summer Camp Program

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The annual summer camp program offered by Keokuk County 4-H will have some new additions this year.

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Keokuk County Baby Born on Roadside

Posted: Friday, April 6th, 2012 at 6:24 am

On Tuesday morning, a firefighter from Keokuk County was driving his wife to an Iowa City Hospital to give birth. But, making it to the hospital wasn’t in the cards for Ashley and Jeremiah Hoylman. Jeremiah, the father, called 911 and asked for an ambulance, but there wasn’t time for that either.

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Keokuk Sheriff Election will Have Four Options

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With only hours left to file, the election for Sheriff in Keokuk County has 4 contenders. Incumbent Jeff Shipley, who was charged with OWI and had the charges dropped, is in the running.

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Four Contenders in Keokuk Sheriff Elections After OWI Charge

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

The race for Keokuk County Sheriff is heating up after current Sheriff Jeff Shipley was charged with OWI, although the charges were later dropped. Previously Ron George, a former Sheriff of Keokuk County, and Tom Hadley, and candidate in the 2008 Sheriff election had filed for candidacy.

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Keokuk County Sheriff Race Has Two Contenders

Posted: Friday, March 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Two familiar faces have entered the election for Keokuk County Sheriff. Ron George, a Democrat and former Sheriff of Keokuk County who lost to Sheriff Shipley in the 2008 race, filed candidacy papers on March 12th.

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Keokuk County Supervisors Talking Bridges

Posted: Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors meet on Monday night. One thing they will be discussing is the condition of five bridges throughout the county.

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Keokuk County Supervisors Look at 2013 Budget

Posted: Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Keokuk Board of Supervisors met on Thursday night to look at the budget needs for 2013. They heard from all of their departments during a meeting that went from 8am to 2pm.

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Keokuk County Shortfall Caused by Human Error

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Entities across Keokuk County recently received notices that tax revenue for the current fiscal year will be reduced because of an error.

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Keokuk County Sheriff Not Worried about New Gun Law

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

A new state gun law will be going into affect tomorrow, and Keokuk County Sheriff Jeff Shipley says he isn’t worried about the new gun law.

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Local Counties part of Treasurers website that is having problems

Posted: Thursday, November 25th, 2010 at 6:23 am

County treasurers in Iowa including several in south east Iowa are sticking with a struggling West Des Moines software company that hosts a website where residents can pay property taxes and motor vehicle fees online.

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Dispose of old Medication in Keokuk County Today

Posted: Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Keokuk County organizations are teaming up to help dispose of old, unwanted and expired medications this weekend.

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KC STAAR Kickoff a Success, Still Recruiting Members

Posted: Thursday, September 16th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The First KC STAAR Action Team meeting was held September 14th and attendance was higher then any previous meeting. 

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Keokuk County Establishes 4-H Endowment

Posted: Wednesday, September 8th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Keokuk County Extension Council has created a 4-H endowment fund that will provide support for 4-H Youth says Gene Moling, Regional Extension Education Director in Keokuk County.

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Washington And Keokuk Join Iowa County On Federal Disaster List

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Seven Iowa counties have been added to a presidential disaster declaration for public assistance after severe storms and flooding this summer.

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“Iowa Master Conservationist Program” Begins In July

Posted: Tuesday, June 15th, 2010 at 8:46 am

The Jefferson, Keokuk and Mahaska County Conservation Boards are teaming up with ISU Extension to offer a “Iowa Master Conservationist Program” beginning July 20th.

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Keokuk Co. Launches “Code Red” Notificaion System

Posted: Monday, April 12th, 2010 at 7:17 am

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Keokuk County has installed an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications.

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Keokuk Co. Launches “Code Red” System

Posted: Sunday, April 11th, 2010 at 5:56 am

Keokuk County has installed an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications.

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Water Garden Presentation in Keokuk Co.

Posted: Thursday, March 25th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Keokuk County Master Gardeners are offering locals tips for their water gardens this season.

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Region 15 Extension Hires New County Pgm. Coordinator

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 6:47 am

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Keokuk and Iowa County Extension have a new County Program Coordinator.

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