Flowers 4.JPG

Flowers, flowers and more flowers!

Posted July 6, 2015 at 9:17 pm

Linda Anderson’s favorite pastime is her flower garden. Even though she works 40 hours a week as a nurse in Rock Valley, she still finds time for the flowers. And it shows because her’s is one of the most beautiful gardens ever! The spot has been a popular place for wedding pictures and she is happy to share the garden with those who are interested in that type of thing.

“It is more relaxation,” Anderson said, than it is work. “It looks overwhelming in the spring, but once you’re out there it’s more relaxing.” Anderson loves the outdoors and when her kids left home, she needed a hobby that kept her busy and outside when she wasn’t at work. The flower garden was just what she needed.

Read Full Story…

    agnes and john.jpg

    SummerFest parade marshals announced

    This year’s Hull SummerFest parade marshals have both chosen to serve the community through their careers. John Scholten, owner of Scholten Plumbing and Heating 50 years, will be the Grand Marshal of the parade. Waylon Pollema, a deputy with the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office and a school resource officer, will be the Parade Marshal.

    Both men are honored and humbled by the recognition.

    John and his wife, Agnes, started

    Read Full Story…


    Boyden confinement considered a total loss

    On Saturday at about 2:20 p.m., the Boyden Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 3085 Jay Ave., three miles northwest of Boyden. When firefighters arrived at the scene, they noted a confinement building containing about 1,000 pigs, a feed bunk and several round bales were engulfed in flames.

    At that point, it was determined the Boyden Fire Crew should have some extra help fighting the blaze.

    “All assisting

    Read Full Story…

    Lyon County Riverboat Foundation

    Posted June 3, 2015 at 7:17 pm

    welcomes new board members

    New board members were welcomed to the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation during a meeting May 26. New members are Kathi Wilke replacing Julie Miller and

    Read Full Story…

    Boyden girls place in gymnastics tournament

    Posted April 15, 2015 at 7:09 pm

    Four Boyden girls are dedicated gymnastics participants. They spend the majority of their free time practicing and learning new things. They started out doing gymnastics at Galaxy Gymnastics in Sioux Center around the ages

    Read Full Story…

Index-Reporter Archived