Lone Tree’s Freshest Graduates

Lone Tree preschoolers celebrated graduation on May 24.

Pleasantview Yard Sale

Pleasantview held its first yard sale on May 19-20 after doing a little spring cleaning. Mikayla Fisher, Marketing Director, said, “We’ve already decided to do it on an annual basis …

Kalona Mennonite and Historical Societies Golf Benefit

Eight teams played at the Kalona Mennonite and Historical Societies’ Golf Benefit Friday, May 19.   Sponsors for the event were Sharon Telephone Co, Iowa Collision & Paint, The …

The 2023 Mid-Prairie girls track and field team at …

At the 2023 State Track and Field championship meet in Des Moines the Mid-Prairie girls placed second in Class 2A with 49 points on May 20. 

Elementary students visit Voyage Home Museum

Highland 5th Graders, led by teachers Ryan Cortum and Jill Strubee, trekked from the Elementary School down to the museum on Thursday, May 11.   Although it was a warm day, energy, enthusiasm, …

Kalona Farmers Market Begins

The Kalona Farmers Market was off to a good start despite threatening weather Saturday, May 13.  This is the first time downtown streets were closed for the event. The farmers market will …

4-H Seniors


Hillcrest Junior/Senior Banquet

Hillcrest held their Junior and Senior Banquet on Saturday, May 6.

Highland, Lone Tree, Mid-Prairie at the Highland …

Highland, Lone Tree, and Mid-Prairie competed in the Highland Relays, a CO-ED track and field meet, at the  Highland High school on  May 1.  

Highland Prom


Day of Awesomeness

Mid-Prairie students in preschool - 8th grade enjoyed a Day of Awesomeness on April 24-25.   Each grade from East Elementary, West Elementary, and Middle schools had 1.5 hours of fun at the …

52nd Quilt Show brings visitors from across the …

Attendees come from almost all 48 continental states to see and buy quilts in Kalona at the Quilt Show on April 27 - 29.