A group of local volunteers and the United Way of Mahaska County are partnering up to start a program aimed at keeping some elementary school students from going hungry over the weekend. Fifty-four percent of Oskaloosa Elementary Students are on free or reduced lunch.
The Oskaloosa Brand Leadership Team has given more than 20 brand presentations to local civic groups and organizations in town. The presentations are given to educate residents about Oskaloosa’s new ‘Simply Brilliant’ brand and to answer questions about it.
The Oskaloosa Football Season did not get off to an ideal start. This past week the Indians kicked off their 2015 campaign in disappointing fashion. Osky hosted Winterset and never got rolling in a 20-9 home loss.
Making Oskaloosa standout as a place to work, live and be entertained is the foundation of the "Simply Brilliant" rebranding effort. The Brand Leadership Team, a subcommittee of Main Street Oskaloosa, has been at the forefront of this revitalizing venture.