Category Archives: Feature

Veteran Salute

The Jasper County Freedom Rock, located on the southeast corner of the Sully square, honors all United States veterans. The rock was painted by Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II, of Greenfield, in June 2014. In 2021, Sorensen completed his tour of Iowa providing a unique-to-their-area Freedom Rock for all 99 counties. He is now on a 50...
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The DeeZee Spirit By Darrell Zegers

As I get older, I’m finding that life is full of things I’ve not known before - some good and some not so good. I’m scheduled for back surgery the day this article will be in the paper. I’m scared to death. I’ve never been in a hospital before. I’m always the guy that takes...
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The DeeZee Spirit By Darrell Zegers

  DZ Writes This Week... Some unusual things have been going on in my life. My grandchildren have moved in and out and haven’t managed to take their livestock with them. First, they left me with two cats and a dog. The cats don’t bother me much except one of them can howl like a tornado warning siren when...
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