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Students in DC Schools' sustainability program to pick up recylable cans and bottles Tuesday

Redeemable cans and bottles will be picked up by DCHS students in all city residential areas east of Highway 63 tomorrow (Tues., Jan. 23). Students will go door-to-door or residents may leave redeemable bottles and cans outside their doors or garage doors. Receipts from the recyclables will be used to help fund the DC Schools' sustainability education programs. Students will revisit the easter half of the city to pick up cans and bottles on Feb. 20 and March 10.

School Board to receive initial proposals

The Davis County Community School District will receive initial proposals of the Davis County Community Education Association bargaining unit at a 4 p.m. meeting in the Board Room Tuesday, Jan. 24.

School district's building and grounds committee to meet Wednesday

The Building and Grounds Committee of the Davis County School Board will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the school board room. The board will discuss the bid pacakages for the renovation of the west wing of the middle school, which will take place during the summer months of 2018.


Supervisors to meet Monday

The Davis County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday. The board will host regular meetings the courthouse custodian at 8:50 a.m. and with the county engineer at 9 a.m. The board will meet with Sarah Leer ande Warren Halverson in regard to energy efficiency housing. They will meet with Lois Abel-Priester and Roger Wutrhich to discuss the library budget. The board will discuss financial support for Area XV Regional Planning and consider the Davis County Treasurer's smi-annual report.

 

Deaths

Robert Sullivan

Robert L. Sullivan Sr., 82, of Bloomfield, Iowa passed away on January 18, 2018 at the Bloomfield Care Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield with the Rev. Jack Knox and Ronnie Rominger officiating.  Cremation will follow the service with burial at the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield at a later date.  Visitation will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday with the family present to greet friends from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to his family.  Online condolences may be directed to www.waglerfuneralhome.com.

 


Sports

Baseball/Softball scoreboards

Mustangs lose to Fairfield, face Albia Tuesday

The Mustang boys' basketball team suffered a 68-17 loss to Fairfield Monday night in non-conference action. Trevor Slayton led the offesne with seven points. Davis County returns to action Tuesday night with games at Albia. The junior varisity boys will play at 5 p.m. followed by the freshman boys' game in Albia's second gymnasium. The varsity boys' will play Albia at 7:30 p.m. in the main gymasium.

Lady Mustangs travel to Albia Tuesday

The Lady Mustang basketball team travels to Albia Tuesday night for a set of South Central Conference games. The junior varsity girls' game will begin at 5 p.m. in Albia's main gym. The varsity girls will play at 6:15 p.m. and the freshman girls will play at 7:30 p.m. in Albia's second gym.

 


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