The case involving the Director of the Stephen Memorial Animal Shelter, Lindsey Sime is heading to court. Sime is scheduled for arraignment this upcoming Monday, February 13th at 9 a.m. in the Mahaska County Courthouse.
Wednesday night, William Penn University focused all of its energy and attention towards school spirit. Students and community members filled the Penn Gym to cheer on the navy and gold against MidAmerica Nazarene in another basketball conference doubleheader.
William Penn women's basketball continues to climb the Heart Conference standings. The Statesmen are enjoying its best season since 2012, owning an 11-4 conference record and knocking off a couple of ranked foes.
The wind farm project slated for Mahaska County is still on course to be built this year. Construction is set for this April but a different company has taken over the project and the future day-to-day operation of the wind farm.