Category - Special Events

Schools planning holiday programs

Students from local schools are spreading the holiday spirit with music programs during December.
Following is the holiday concert schedule:
– Friday, Dec. 13...

Celtic guitarist Barlow to perform here

Albion Area Arts Council will present a holiday concert featuring acclaimed Celtic guitarist and recording artist Jerry Barlow at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Zion...

Phebe Randles marks 100th birthday

Phebe E. Randles, a native of the Albion area and a longtime teacher here, was honored with an open house on her 100th birthday last Friday, Nov. 8, at Wolf Memorial...

‘Pink with a Purpose’ held at BCHC

More than 100 people took part in a “Pink with a Purpose” event focusing on breast cancer last Wednesday evening, Oct. 30, at the Boone County Health Center Kvam...

Trick-or-treating to be early due to playoff

Due to the Boone Central state football playoff game at 4 p.m. this Thursday, Oct. 31, downtown Costume Parade in Albion will be earlier than previously announced, at...

Ground breaking Friday for new motel

A ground breaking ceremony will be held this Friday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m. at the site of the Cardinal Inn, a new Albion motel.
The ceremony will signal the start of...

Color Day activities set at Boone Central

Boone Central High School’s annual Color Day is set for Saturday, Oct. 19, and students will be observing special days through the week of Oct. 13-19.
Following is the...