Itís hot, itís Iowa, itís time for the Wayne County Fair! Jul 17, 2017, 13:39
Supervisors appoint boards The Wayne County Board of Supervisors held their bi-monthly meeting July 10; after opening the meeting Chairperson David Dotts asked for approval of bills and Duffy Kester made the motion to approve the bills except for the $5,800 to ISAC. Jul 17, 2017, 13:36
Outlaw Truck and Tractor pull coming to Wayne County Fair The Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pull Association (OTTPA) is excited to be celebrating 35 years of pulling in the midwest and for the first time will be coming to the Wayne County Fair on Friday, July 28 at 7 p.m. The OTTPA has some local competitors for the local people to come out and root for, including last years puller of the year, rookie of the year and Pro Stock Class champion Gage Porter, who is leading the points again for the 2017 season. Admission is $14 per person after 4 p.m.; $9 per person before 4 p.m.; or your fair pass.
The OTTPA started as a smaller organization but today is recognized as one of the big three in the sport of truck and tractor pulling, Pullers from nine different states compete at 50 different events throughout the summer in eight different states on our "Thunder in the Dirt" summer series. They also have events at five state fairs, including the Iowa State Fair.
OTTPA competitors compete for over $1,500,000 in prize money and end of the year points fund.
Proudly showing the new dock at Humeston Lake Park are, left to right: Darin Dietz, contractor, Bonnie Friend, Wayne County Conservation Board Executive Director, Wayne County Conservation Board members: Diane Olson Schroeder, Jan Ledyard, Mike Lewis, Dave Dotts; Jerry and Linda Arnold, trustees for the Landrum Trust which made this possible.
Clarence Ormond Landrum was a carpenter in Garden Grove most all of his life. He lived very modestly, making sure his two handicapped children, Bonnie and Don, were provided for after his passing. Jul 10, 2017, 12:46
WAYCO Arts Council Children's Theatre Play Wizard of Oz WAYCO Arts reminds patrons that the summer 2017 Children's Theatre production will be Wizard of Oz. Mark your calendars for auditions on Monday, July 17 and performances on Friday, July 21 at 7 p.m. and Saturday afternoon, July 22 at 3 p.m. Jul 10, 2017, 12:45