Local news

West Liberty audit report

Auditor of State Mary Mosiman released an audit report on the city of West Liberty May 22. The city’s receipts totaled $18,486,131 for the year ended June 30, 2017, a 49 percent increase from …

Sports

Area golfers finish season one step from state

The Durant and Wilton girls’ golf teams competed in opening round Regional action May 14. Wilton competed in Class 2A while Durant played in 1A.The Wildcat girls traveled to Marengo Golf Course …

Opinion

Seniors deliver memorable Durant & Wilton commencement speeches

I write about it nearly every year. May is certainly one of the, if not THE busiest month here at the Advocate News. Recent success of spring sports teams has only added to the craziness for me in …

Family news

Linder-Croson wed in Florida May 5

Katelyn Ann Linder and Austin Gregory Croson of Walcott were united in marriage on May 5 in a destination wedding on the beach in Treasure Island, Florida. Minister Kurt Swan officiated the …

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