Rozeboom serves with Northwestern’s Spring Service Project

Posted April 1, 2014 at 2:50 pm

As many local students experienced first hand over their spring break, some of the best things in life are what we share with others. Northwestern College student Carly Rozeboom was just one of those students who gave up her break from school to help those in need.

Northwestern’s Spring Service Project (SSP) program sends teams of students to several different locations in both the U.S. and abroad. Carly Rozeboom, a Hull native and junior at Northwestern went to Cary, Mississippi for the third time with SSP. From February 28 to March 9, Carly’s team of 18 students and two adult advisors worked with the Cary Christian Center. This organization works in several different areas with the goal of breaking the cycle of poverty through building relationships and demonstrating the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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    Upcoming Kulinary Kings event sure to satisfy

    This year marks the fourth annual Kulinary Kings, an event sponsored by Hegg Memorial Health Center, and a decided success for all involved. On April 12 at A&K Electric in Rock Valley, chefs representing local businesses will bring their best and most delicious creations for the community to enjoy. A total 750 tickets were sold in four days, ensuring that this year’s Kulinary Kings will again be a success.

    Nancy Dickmann, Hegg Memorial’s director of foundation development, is in charge of the event

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    Celebrate Hull at Awards Night and Miss Hull event

    The community is invited to celebrate Hull on April 12 at the Awards Night and Miss Hull event. This year marks the 50-year anniversary of the Miss Hull pageant and 43 years since the Little Miss Hull competition was added to the evening’s lineup.

    This year, there are seven juniors vying for the Miss Hull title and seven kindergarteners competing for the Little Miss Hull title. All girls must be residents of Hull.

    “For both Miss Hull

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    Fire destroys Storden home

    Posted February 20, 2014 at 4:09 pm

    •Family escapes without injury, but loses most

    of possesions

    Storden — The Storden Fire Department received a call a week ago last Wednesday at

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    Career fair held in Irene

    Posted February 20, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Thursday, Feb. 13, was the date of this year’s Regional Career Fair sponsored by the Southeast Enterprise Facilitation Project (SEFP) since 2004 in the Turner County, McCook County and/or Hutchinson County areas. There were 11 High Schools (Parker, Marion,

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    National Children’s Dental Health Month

    Posted February 20, 2014 at 3:21 pm

    February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, sponsored by the American Dental Association. It aims to raise awareness about the importance of children’s dental care.

    “Sometimes people think that

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    Chancellor Cafe opens with new owners

    Posted February 13, 2014 at 7:28 pm

    In November 2013, Mark Reiners, owner of the Chancellor Cafe closed the doors to the restaurant for the last time. Reiners was retiring and getting out of the business.


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    Casino cashes out

    Posted February 13, 2014 at 7:14 pm

    he Lyon County Riverboat Foundation (LCRF) announced 12 out of 22 grant applications received funding at the sixth semi-annual Competitive Awards Banquet on Thursday, February 6 at the Grand Falls Casino and Resort.

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