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While teaching about the My Plate dietary guidelines, Linda Burgart once had students taste food samples before revealing what each was.At the end of the session, Burgart, who teaches the Ag in the Classroom program for Chickasaw County Farm Bureau, instructed students to pass on what they learned....
The first time is always the scariest.Before your mind jumps into the gutter, this story is about giving blood.Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood, according to the American Red Cross website, which goes on to say blood is essential for surgeries, cancer treatment, chronic...
Weather and missed practice time could not discourage the talented Nashua-Plainfield Junior High Band, which overcame recent weather that impeded practice time to earn a “Superior” rating at the Northeast Iowa Bandmasters Association Large Group Contest in the Waverly Middle School Auditorium on...
The brick is in, the walls are up and when walking around what will be New Hampton’s soon-to-be middle school, one can definitely see a school building taking shape.“I know I say this almost every time we’ve done an update,” Superintendent Jay Jurrens said during a recent tour of the facility, “but...
As far as New Hampton speech coach Jason Speltz is concerned, any team that finished with 12 Division I ratings at the state individual contest has something going for it.The fact that New Hampton did that in a year like this, when the weather wreaked havoc with scheduling, is something special.“We...
The past couple of weeks, the Nashua-Plainfield Elementary students in Jill Kalvig’s physical education class have had more gym time, smiles and laughing than other units.The students have been asking since the beginning of the school year and it is finally again time for the roller skating unit in...
The weather earlier this week was quite simply the last thing New Hampton Superintendent Jay Jurrens wanted to see.And he wasn’t alone in that thought. He had plenty of folks agreeing with him at the Chickasaw County Engineer’s Office and Secondary Roads Department.The spring thaw came in a hurry...
Turning her love of music into a career is exactly what Hannah Pederson is doing while raising her three young children. Pederson Piano Tuning and Services is now open for business and specializing in tuning and maintenance of pianos.Pederson has grown up in Nashua and always had music in her life...
Chickasaw County will continue to buy down an increase in employee health insurance premiums using reserve funds and some new funds, as discussed on Monday.Renewal rates from Wellmark came in at what would have been almost an 8 percent increase over the current fiscal year, just 1 percent lower...
At the very least the titles — “Dirt on My Shirt,” “Ivan,” “The Grapes of Math,” and “Diary of a Worm” — sound cool as Nashua-Plainfield Elementary School kicked off its own version of March Madness with an assembly to kick off a new reading program.The event, which was held last Tuesday afternoon...

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