Geneva Prinz, 86, Lime Springs

--obit-Prinz, GenevaGeneva Prinz, age 86 of Lime Springs, Iowa died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at Regional Health Services of Howard County in Cresco, Iowa.

Geneva I. Prinz was born March 23, 1928 in Lime Springs to Lucius and Laura (Monthy) Roesler. Geneva attended grade school and high school in Lime Springs, graduating in 1946. The family attended the Lutheran Church, where she and her brother Kenneth were confirmed. A favorite family activity was driving to Rochester on Saturdays where they just looked around and had something to eat. Most of their activities centered around their church. All during high school and college, Geneva was a hired girl at her grandma’s house on weekends and during the summers. At school, she enjoyed the sports activities, being a forward on the basketball team and playing softball. She just enjoyed school in general.

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Is sheriff patrolling enough in Lime Springs?

By Marcie Klomp

Heather Knutson wants more police protection in Lime Springs and asked council at the Oct. 7 meeting if members would consider paying more for that protection.

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Soup, crafts, ghost tour

The Lidtke Mill Board wants to scare the heck out of people . . . but first supporters want to fill your tummy!

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Ham, meatball supper

It’s that time of year again. Greenleafton Reformed Church is having its annual Ham and Meatball Supper on Friday, Oct. 17, at the church from 4-7:30 p.m.

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Zion UMW salad lunch.

Zion United Methodist Church Women is having its annual Salad Luncheon on Friday, Oct. 17, starting at 11 a.m. for a free-will offering.

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Old Town Ghost tours

Tour Lidtke Mill as you’ve never seen it before, by attending the Ghost Tour on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 4-8. Folks will be visiting parts of the mill that have never been open to the public. It is your one and only chance this year to take part in this novel spooktacular event!

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Howard-Winn or Crestwood? —Officials Still Considering School District Rename

HOWARD COUNTY, Iowa: Officials in the Howard-Winneshiek Community School District (Howard-Winn) announce they are continuing to consider the Renaming of the School District. This topic has periodically been a point of discussion at regular monthly Board of Education meetings over the course of the last two years.

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