In sports the Penn basketball teams hoped to hold on to their current standings in the MCC. First they had to post a few more Ws. Did they do it? Or were there other forces to consider....? CRI and OSP's Jason Madison has the details.
Shoppers are noticing changes in one of Oskaloosa's biggest retail stores. JCPenney is changing its pricing by getting rid of the 500-plus sales the company used to hold each year. CRI went to the Penn Central Mall JCPenney to find out what has changed.
Mount Vernon--Fatoumata Samura (Fr., Bronx, N.Y., Dewitt Clinton HS) helped the William Penn women's track and field team break two more marks as the navy and gold competed at the Hilltop Invitational hosted by Cornell Friday and Saturday.
Oskaloosa's Schools Re-focus P.E. Curriculum Around Healthy Movement
Oskaloosa's schools have shifted focus in physical education courses district-wide. Healthy body movement is the primary goal. Last week Oskaloosa schools got a visit from the State Department of Education.
The following is from the Oskaloosa Municipal Water Department:
It has just come to the attention of the Water Department that there is a Des Moines based company sending out mailers about water service line warranties. If you have received this notice please DISREGARD.
The Mahaska County Y Dolphins Swim Team has begun its final swim to the finish, completing the last home meet of the season on January 28, 2012. This meet saw contestants from the Centerville, Washington, Newton, and Marion YMCAs swimming with the home town Dolphins.
Valentine's Day is less than a week away, but Oskaloosa business owners and managers say most local shoppers procrastinate when it comes to buying flowers and chocolate. I visited three businesses that sell Valentine's Day gifts to see how they're preparing for one of the biggest shopping days of the year.