Birthday open house Nov. 30 Cecil “Perk” Shannon of Oelwein will celebrate his 80th birthday on Dec. 7. To mark the occasion, his family will host an open house from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Oelwein. All friends and family are... + continue reading
20 TigerHawks on All-District Academic Team FIRST TEAM (3.5-4.0 GPA) Trevor Hurd Daniel Streeter Dalton Lape Austin DeMuth Josh Mackey DJ Imoehl Andrew Roys Kedrick Bemiss Dakota Moore Ethan Lape Lincoln Johansen Derik Lau JD Prentice Darin Ney SECOND TEAM (3.25-3... + continue reading
Dating over 100 years: Part II, It was simple Shalee Hanson email@example.com The question: What was dating like then, and what is it like now? I had the privilege of trying to answer this question by interviewing a few people who were married more than 50 years... + continue reading
West Union welcomes new officer By Mike Van Sickle Union editor A Dunkerton native has been sworn in as a full-time West Union police officer. Prior to being administered the oath of office Monday by Mayor Kent Halverson, Benjamin Baskerville previously served as a reserve officer with the... + continue reading
Library project ticketed for no parking By Mike Van Sickle The proposed plans to finish the lower level of West Union Community Library hit a snag due to parking requirements in the City zoning ordinances. As reported in last week’s Union, the local library’s... + continue reading
Columns / Opinions
To the editor: Imagine haunting sights and sounds of horror continuing after Halloween has past. For many over-the-counter and prescription drug abusers, hallucinations are just one of the many... + continue reading
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