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Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:45pm
For the third straight game, the Keota Eagles put up 70 or more points and their success from behind the arc continued to play a big factor. They scored 77 points against defensive-minded English Valleys on December 4, while holding the Bears to...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:43pm
A big part of the early 4-2 season for the Keota boys’ basketball squad rests on the shoulders of their star point guard JD Stout. He’s already put up over 20 points per game, including dropping 40 in a big win over a tough lone tree...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:41pm
Ever since Jeff Sprouse took over the coaching duties at Keota, the Lady Eagles had never put together a winning streak. That ended on December 4 when the Lady Eagles held off English Valleys for a 41-36 win, their second win in a row in the early...
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:35pm
The SK bowling squad started their season at home by facing Washington on December 5, picking up a win on the boys’ side, while the girls took a loss to split the day. The girls weren’t expected to do much so early in the season, a...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 11:04am
Keota, Iowa- Several area businesses are picking up the pieces after a series of break ins during the overnight hours of December 3 into December 4. According to Keota Police Chief Doug Conrad, Keota Eagle Foods, Schmittys, and The Roost all...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 9:14am
Editor’s Note: I am one of the citizens involved in this rescue mission.             Since October of 2017, some concerned citizens in Keokuk County have been working towards creating an...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 4:14pm
LTC John R. Wehr, USA, Ret., age 74, entered into rest on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. John was born on July 27, 1944 in San Luis Obispo, California to the late Edward John Wehr and Betty Gretter Wehr.   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 4:14pm
Dan Showman, age 81, of Martinsburg, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at the Keokuk County Health Center in Sigourney, surrounded by his family.     Dan was born August 14, 1937, in Sigourney, to Brady and Mabel (Ryder) Showman...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 5:03pm
Since their loss to Sigourney just a few days prior, the Eagles’ offense has caught fire. They were stymied to under 50 points in the loss but bounced back to score 86 against Lone Tree and put up 71 against Tri-County on November 30, closing...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 5:01pm
The Sigourney-Keota Savages kicked off their wrestling season on November 29 by hosting Montezuma, Baxter, Cardinal and Waco in a duals meet. The Savages, backed by their home crowd, came away with three wins and one loss, which included some...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 1:11pm
Harper - The Spirit of Christmas could be heard wafting from the high ceilings of SS Peter and Paul’s Historic Church in rural Harper last Sunday, December 2, 2018. As the voices of the Mount Pleasant Concert Chorale & Iowa Wesleyan...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 1:01pm
The library at Keota Elementary is NOT a quiet place on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons after school. This is the time that the STEM club meets and the students are kept busy completing projects directed towards innovation and efficiency. Last week...
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