A step closer to solving riddle of autoimmune disorders, Dr. Stanley Horner’s work begins

Before Dr. Stanley Horner, D.O., began his service at Wayne County Hospital, he may have already provided a clue to solving the mystery of...

Cobi Norris takes on the hurricane

There is no doubt for the people in its wake, 2017 will be known as the Year of the Hurricane. In early September, Hurricane Irma,...

Trevor Wolf moving on after six years as Wayne County Engineer

For the past six years, Wayne County Engineer Trevor Wolf has made the job of the Board of Supervisors easier. If there are complaints...

At school in Seymour and Wayne, Martha Comfort lives up to her name

Martha Comfort is one of the more unique entrepreneurs in southern Iowa. Her expertise is preventing sexual abuse, spreading her message in school districts...

Denver Broncos hire Wade Harman

On New Year’s Eve of 2018, the Atlanta Falcons fired offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian. It was just a normal Monday in the NFL, but Wayne...

Summer Cox killed by thief near Ottumwa

On Mon., Feb. 26, Seymour native and Allerton resident Summer Leanne Cox, 34, a mother of three children, was killed in a head-on vehicle...

Bruce Clark and friends bring thunder to classroom and museum

On Sat., April 21 and Sun., April 22, local Civil War reenacting units will hold a spring drill in Wayne County at the Allerton...

Kevin Cooney

For four decades, before his retirement in 2015, Kevin Cooney’s position as a KCCI news reporter placed him in correspondence with senators, governors, presidents...

Jackie Gunzenhauser earns her next degree

In the humid June heat of Little Rock, Jackie Gunzenhauser tested for her fourth-degree black belt with the sun at its height. Arkansas weather...

Tyler Anderson uses demolition derbies to help children eat lunch

Tyler Anderson holds a strong opinion about the school lunch program in the State of Iowa. He does not believe, regardless of the condition...
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