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Jefferson Forge Grand Opening plans

A free community BBQ will be a part of the festivities of The Forge Grand Opening celebration on September 7.  Local sponsors include Greene County Cattlemen, Pork Producers and Lamb Producers, Fareway, Hy-Vee and Deal’s Orchard.  The Iowa Beef Council is donating meat along with Moo Meat.  The Jefferson Kiwanis Club will be serving the […]

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Main Street Iowa Fall Workshop in Jefferson

Jefferson has been selected as the site of the fall Main Street workshop on Tuesday, Oct. 22 & Wednesday, Oct. 23.  All 54 Main Street communities and the Main Street Iowa staff are required to attend this workshop and other committee members are welcome, so plans are for 80 people to attend. Darlene Strachan with […]

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Reunion Rendezvous #ItsabigDeal is a big success

The first Reunion Rendezvous at the 40th Bell Tower Festival was a huge success.  With quite a few class reunions meeting over the festival with a float in the parade, this was the perfect shady spot to gather afterwards.  The committee organizing this event had a vision with flexible seating, table decorations, lighting in the […]

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Chews Jefferson

Chews Jefferson is the catchy title of a new event of the Promotion Committee in coordination of the Mahanay Bell Tower’s Tower Tunes Live concerts.  This is the third year of the daily live concerts from 12:15 – 12:30 pm with local musicians sharing their talents by playing the carillon.  Rick Morain was the carilloneur […]