By REBECCA MCKINSEYr.firstname.lastname@example.org
Following a lengthy discussion at a recent meeting, the Jefferson city council elected Tuesday evening to delay its decision to place no-parking zones on several streets near Hy-Vee.
Staff reportThe earliest school start date for the 2015-16 school year will be Aug. 23 under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Terry Branstad.
The previous law required school districts to start school no earlier than the week of Sept. 1, but allowed school districts to apply for waivers to start earlier.
By ANDREW MCGINNa.email@example.com
The discovery Monday by students that a decorative cardboard silhouette of a Jazz Age flapper is clutching a cigarette holder is, hopefully, the worst thing that can happen to Greene County High School’s 1920s-themed prom.
A town hall meeting to discuss a host of local developments and programs will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 20, in the Greene County Community Center in Jefferson.
The event — titled “We’ve come this far, what’s next?” — is open to the full county and surrounding region.
By DOUGLAS BURNSd.firstname.lastname@example.org
Mint Juleps, colorful ladies hats and Kentucky horse chatter could fill the new Wild Rose Jefferson early next May if a plan being eyed by the casino takes shape.