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Toledo Fire Dept. seeking volunteers

TOLEDO CHRONICLE- The Toledo Fire Department is looking for people to volunteer as firefighters and EMTs. On Thursday, Oct. 27, from 7:30-9 p.m., firefighters and emergency medical technicians will be on hand to meet with anyone who is interested. For people who enjoy being where the action is, ...

Vining plans “Heart Transplant” Oct. 16

TAMA NEWS-HERALD- The Community of Vining requests your presence for the"heart transplant ceremony” to be held on the south edge of Vining on Sunday, Oct, 16 at 1 p.m. The event will mark the restoration of the Vining “Heart of the Bohemie?Alps” sign which was stolen and then returned ...

Tama firefighters to host pancake supper Oct. 13

TAMA NEWS-HERALD-Tama firefighters will host their annual pancake supper at the Fire Station on Thursday, Oct 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The public is invited with a free-will donation accepted to support the local fire department. The event is being held in conjunction with National Fire ...

Tama Sesquicentennial planning is underway

TAMA NEWS-HERALD- After a bit of concern about Tama Sesquicentennial plans expressed earlier by some Tama city officials, Mayor Chris Bearden was able to say “I’m really happy with the group here tonight.” City council members Josh Youngbear, Robert Tyynismaa, Steve Baier and Dan ...

T-T Blood Drive is today – Wed. Oct 5

You can make a difference in your community by helping to maintain the local blood supply when you donate blood with LifeServe Blood Center. Please plan to donate blood at the Tama and Toledo Communities Blood Drive. The blood drive will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 5, from 2-6 p.m. at the ...

Jim Roberts featured on Historcial Society program

The Tama County Historical and Genealogical Society will meet tonight, Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. at the Museum in Toledo. Society member and retired South Tama teacher Jim Roberts will be telling of his experiences tracing the family tree, and sharing his interesting results. The public ...

Tama 150th meeting is set Monday, Oct. 5

TAMA NEWS-HERALD-The City of Tama will observe its 150th anniversary in 2012. An organizational meeting for a committee to plan activities to recognize the Sesquicentennial milestone will be held on Monday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Tama Civic Center. All interested in Tama’s historic ...

Weight Room Training and Effective Informing Are IVCE Classes

Mary Fasse-Shaw has come out of retirement to teach you how to be effective when you need to inform others. She has taught this skill successfully for several years, and she can put you at ease and give you the tools to be comfortable in a situation where you are responsible for dispensing ...

T-T Blood Drive set Wed. Oct. 5

TAMA NEWS-HERALD-DES MOINES - Donating blood is safe, simple and it saves lives! It takes just one hour to make a life-saving blood donation, which will impact the lives of up to three different hospital patients. You can make a difference in your community by helping to maintain the local ...