Toledo Public Library News: May 2024

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Summer will be here before we know it and that means FUN at the Toledo Public Library. The library will host programs and summer reading incentive programs for children and adults. This year’s theme is “Read, Renew, Repeat!” Kids will be using items from the recycle bin to create AWESOME ...

STC Class of 2024 graduation fills Roundhouse

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On Sunday, May 20, the seniors of South Tama County High School entered the high school as a student one last time. Adorned with gaps and gowns, the class of 2024 lined up and began their procession into the gym to the tune of Pomp and Circumstance. After the 117 graduates found their ...

Marty Hardon named 2024 Tama Citizen of the Year

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As is tradition, the yearly Tama Citizen of the Year Award was handed out during Friday night’s entertainment at the Lincoln Highway Bridge Festival. This year, Marty Hardon was the recipient of the award. He was nominated by Micaela Suchanek, who is one of Marty’s employees at ...

Sen. Grassley holds town hall at Tama County Courthouse

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TOLEDO - U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley was in Toledo last Monday, May 13, passing through as he travels across the state for his yearly 99-county tour. Grassley held his town hall in the big courtroom of the Tama County Courthouse with a sizable crowd in attendance. Grassley answered multiple ...

Tama County GOP to hold Sheriff Candidate Forum May 28

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The Tama County Republican Central Committee will host a primary candidate forum for Tama County Sheriff on Tuesday, May 28, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Reinig Toledo Civic Center. The event is free and open to the public. Candidates running for the Republican nomination for Tama County Sheriff ...

Supervisors declare EMS an essential service

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It was a rainy morning this Monday, and the usual group braved the puddles to gather for the supervisors meeting. It started like usual with the Tama County Engineer giving his report. Jerico is being delayed from starting dust control due to the rain, the DOT will take control of the dust ...