Don't Miss Clarke FAMILY NIGHT Tuesday, November 13th

clarke schools osceola iowa family night

Since the start of the 2018-19 school year, Clarke School District has been hosting Family Nights for Clarke Students and their families. On the second Tuesday of each month organizers work to provide an evening where families can come together at the school to join in community,

Read more

Clarke County Fairgrounds To Be Stop on ISU’s PrISUm Solar Car Iowa Tour

alec osceola hosts iowa state university prisum solar car

As Iowa State University’s “#SunRun18” embarks on their 99-county tour showcasing Penumbra, “the world’s first practical Solar Utility Vehicle,” Clarke County Fairgrounds will be a special stop Monday afternoon focused on celebrating local manufacturing, advanced power innovations, and tech education. The event is hosted by Alec Osceola,

Read more

Osceola Summer Activities Start With Fern's Free Swim Mondays!

activities in osceola summer 2018

School is out, the temperatures are rising, and summer is in full swing! Summer in Osceola brings a lot of fun to the city, including baseball games, fair time, fishing, camping, and family fun. But one event that tops the list of activities for most families –

Read more

Monday Nights Mean Fern Underwood Free Swim Night

free swimming night in osceola

Summer in Osceola means a lot of things – baseball games, fair time, fishing, camping, and family fun. But to the kids and families of Osceola, Monday nights in the summer offer up a chance to swim and play at one of the area’s finest aquatic centers

Read more

City of Osceola Provides Huge Boost for 4th of July Celebration

4th of july osceola, osceola independence day 2016, osceola 4th of july celebration fundraising

With hopes set high, there’s still more you can do to help. Thank you, City of Osceola! At the City Council meeting on June 21, the council officially awarded the $10,000 matching fund contribution for our 4th of July Celebration! Our generous business donors and all of

Read more

5th Annual Osceola Fire Department BBQ Contest

osceola fire department 5th annual BBQ Contest

Fire up your grill, get your sauces and spice rubs ready, and join the Osceola Fire Department for their 5th Annual BBQ Contest on July 2nd at the Osceola Fire Station! This is going to be the biggest and best year for this delicious BBQ contest that

Read more

Volunteers Needed at The Village

The Village Early Childhood Center needs YOUR help! Our community preschool and childcare center, The Village, needs a little spring TLC. We are looking for volunteers of all shapes and sizes – no specific skills are required, just a willingness to help! The Village houses Clarke Community

Read more

Meet New Osceola Mayor Thomas J. Kedley!

In the last city elections, Osceola selected a new mayor with a bright vision for the city’s future. Have you met Mayor Thomas J. Kedley yet? Here is a quick snapshot of your newest city official! Thomas grew up in Clinton, Iowa, strongly involved with the parks

Read more

Questions and Answers Abound at Lt. Governor’s Town Hall Meeting

Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds of Iowa

Iowa Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds visited Clarke County via her Town Hall tour on November 3. An Osceola, Iowa native, Lt. Governor Reynolds gave opening remarks about her passion for helping her home community as well as what she and Governor Brandstad’s administration have accomplished in regards

Read more

See The Renovations At Clarke County Hospital In Action!

Our friends over at Clarke County Hospital will be gathering this week for a beam signing in celebration of the hospital’s latest renovations, adding more space and future services for our community. These improvements kicked off over a year ago and we’re starting to see real progress

Read more