Audubon County Archives

Gov. Declares Sunday Purple Heart Day

Gov. Terry Branstad has officially proclaimed Sunday, August 7, 2016 as Purple Heart Day. The Purple Heart is the oldest military decoration in the world still in present use and recognizes service members in wars and conflicts

Iowa Native Cloris Leachman Coming Home This Month

Des Moines Native and Oscar-winning actress, 90-year-old Cloris Leachman, will return to her hometown at the end of August to share stories about her career and participate in several events in her honor. Leachman will attend a

Registration For Statewide Walk Now Open

Iowa’s Healthiest State Initiative has announced their sixth annual state-wide walk is now open for registration. On Wednesday, Oct. 5, Iowans are asked to #StepItUp to 30 minutes of walking. The goal is to have walks organized

One Busy Weekend Ahead For Carroll Area

We are fast approaching what may well be one of the busiest weekends in the Carroll area. In addition to the shopping opportunities and deals to be had with the Highway 141 garage sales and the Iowa