• Jenkins Completes Honor Flight

    Jenkins Completes Honor Flight0

      By Denise Shannon This week, I had the opportunity and privilege to speak with a local gentleman about his wonderful experience and special opportunity of being able to go on a Great River Honor Flight. Mr. Stanley Jenkins, from Luray, explained to me that he had the opportunity to do an Honor Flight this

  • Kahoka Senior Center Celebrating 50 Years of Service

    Kahoka Senior Center Celebrating 50 Years of Service0

    The Kahoka Senior Center opened September 15th, 1969 at 475 N. Johnson Street, where it was opened 6 days a week. When it first opened there was much emphasis on serving the community.  Making lap robes for the local nursing homes and bandages for the county nurses.  The Center was open afternoons for sewing activities

  • One’s Power Within

    One’s Power Within0

    By Denise Shannon Over the weekend, on Saturday, Aug. 24th, 2019, in Keokuk, Iowa, there was an event that was held for the first time, called the Big Dam Strongman Competition.  But, what is exciting to report, is the fact that one of our local teens from Kahoka performed in this competition for her first