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CENTERVILLE — As Centerville hopes to return to in-person learning this fall, masks will be “strongly recommended” for everyone. With one exception: masks are requested on district buses.

CENTERVILLE — Superintendent Tom Rubel promised that parents will have more information on the district’s “return to learn” plan by the end of this week.

OTTUMWA — If there is one thing Indian Hills Community College Executive Vice President Dr. Matt Thompson wants people to know about the upcoming fall term, it’s this: “We’re open.”

CENTERVILLE — After positive tests had become sporadic in the Courier’s coverage area, officials in Appanoose County announced five new cases of the COVID-19 disease on Tuesday.

CENTERVILLE — The Centerville Redettes held an early lead as they battled against their second ranked opponent in as many nights Friday.

Even with COVID-19, there are still several fireworks displays around the region slated for the July 4 holiday.

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DES MOINES — A federal grand jury indictment has been handed down against a Fairfield man, formerly of Centerville, on charges he produced, distributed and received child pornography.

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CENTERVILLE — Multiple law enforcement agencies made two arrests of wanted fugitives from Marion and Mahaska counties Wednesday evening.

CENTERVILLE — The Centerville Community School District has made the decision to move forward with holding an in-person graduation ceremony for the class of 2020.

CENTERVILLE — A list of assurances to the state was due Wednesday, but there’s still much to be done in terms of planning before the Centerville Community School District will be ready for students this fall.

MORAVIA — Walker White’s sixth-inning grand slam sealed a historic win for the Big Reds on Saturday at Fenton Field. The win over the Mohawks was the first against former long-time head coach Bill Huisman, who is currently in his second season as head baseball coach at Moravia after coaching…

CENTERVILLE — Jodie McCoy, realtor of Hometown Realty, said she always has a passion for helping people, whether it is helping someone find their dream home or just making someone smile.

CENTERVILLE — The Centerville Redettes notched their second straight win Wednesday, walking-off against conference for Chariton 2-1.

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CENTERVILLE — A close game faded in the fifth inning, as the Centerville Big Reds found timely hits and walks to defeat the Davis County Mustangs Monday.

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CENTERVILLE — The courthouse in Appanoose County will begin reopening to the public after closing in mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic.

CENTERVILLE — Forty additional ballots have been counted following Tuesday night’s primary, and Linda Demry and Mark McGill have secured the Republican nomination for the upcoming Appanoose County Board of Supervisors election.

CENTERVILLE — It appears one newcomer and one incumbent will receive Republican nominations for two open seats on the Appanoose County Board of Supervisors. However, there are enough outstanding absentee ballots to potentially change the result.

CENTERVILLE — The Centerville City Pool won’t open this summer, but the council has approved an alternative for the those learning to swim.

At least weekly since 1883, the Daily Iowegian has printed in some form, under various names, and been delivered to Centerville and Appanoose County. The May 22 edition brings that to an end.

As one of the last managing editors of the Iowegian when Bob Beck owned the paper, my sadness at the newspaper’s demise is deeper than most. We hoped this day would not come, but given the shifts in advertising and reader habits that have occurred in the last 30 years, we aren’t terribly surprised.

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CENTERVILLE — The Shoppes at Bradley Hall will not reopen following economic challenges created by COVID-19.

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With the canceling of the spring sports season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no champions, no record breakers, no history makers, no senior nights. As that is the case, this series is created to honor those seniors and teams of the forever lost season of 2020.

With the canceling of the spring sports season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no champions, no record breakers, no history makers, no senior nights. As that is the case, this series is created to honor those seniors and teams of the forever lost season of 2020.

editor's pick

With the canceling of the spring sports season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no champions, no record breakers, no history makers, no senior nights. As that is the case, this series is created to honor those seniors and teams of the forever lost season of 2020.

Donald Trump Jr. and Vice President Mike Pence's former top aide are calling on the Trump administration to block a controversial gold and copper mine proposed in Alaska that the Obama administration said would cause permanent damage to a critical salmon fishery. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.