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04/18/2018 - 10:54am
WELLSBURG – For small town fire departments with tight budgets, it can be hard to find funding for equipment updates, says Wellsburg Fire Chief Greg Winger. But, thanks to generously awarded grant dollars, the Wellsburg Fire Department recently received over $40,000 to purchase much-needed safety equipment.
 
So far this year, the Wellsburg Fire...
04/18/2018 - 7:55am
 Two years and five days after an initial hearing on a proposal for a 45-turbine, 90 megawatt wind farm in western Grundy County drew a crowd of over 50 citizens both for and against the project, many of the same faces filed into the Kling Memorial Library and made the same arguments regarding a final rezoning application from EDF Renewable...
04/18/2018 - 7:45am
A vacant school facility in Holland that has been closed for over 50 years will in all likelihood be torn down after city officials accepted a bid for the purchase of the property at a recent meeting.             According to the minutes, Gale and Dixie Venenga, who reside in the community,...
04/17/2018 - 1:17pm
GRUNDY CENTER –  There was something special about seeing volleyball on the big screen for current and former Grundy Center volleyball players.   But the recently-released film 'The Miracle Season' is about so much more than volleyball, and Spartan head coach Lori Willis thinks that a lot of the film's values were...
04/12/2018 - 9:03am
The Grundy County Community Foundation awarded 30 grants totaling $113,881 to local nonprofits and government entities for community projects at its annual awards ceremony Monday night at the Grundy Center Community Center.             “The work these deserving organizations do to create...
04/11/2018 - 2:22pm
Visitors to Rick Schupbach's home may be astonished at the sheer number of plaques the long-time Grundy Center girls golf coach has on one of the walls in the lower level of his home.   Schupbach was at the helm for 14 state titles for the Lady Spartans in 26 years, and received a plaque as the head coach of each state title team.  ...
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