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Statesmen Second in MCC Coaches’ Poll

Coach Henry of the Willaim Penn Men's Basketball program utilizes 2 GA's on the team currently.

Oskaloosa–The league’s head men gave a lot of respect to the William Penn men’s basketball team, but also offered up plenty to last year’s regular season champion as the Midwest Collegiate Conference preseason coaches’ poll was released today. William Penn was 24-10 (9-3 MCC) last year, winning the MCC Tournament crown and advancing to the […]

William Penn Athletics News–October 20‏

William Penn University Athletics

Fifth Place Expected of William Penn Women Oskaloosa–In a deep league race, the Statesmen women’s basketball team is slated to finish fifth as the Midwest Collegiate Conference preseason coaches’ poll was released today. William Penn (12-18, 3-9 MCC) picked up 26 points to take the fifth spot in the seven-team league. The MCC’s coaches have […]

MAIN STREET IOWA CHALLENGE GRANTS ANNOUNCED

Oskaloosa Main Street

Thirteen Communities Selected for Project Award October 15, 2014 (Des Moines, Iowa) — The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) awarded Oskaloosa Main Street a $75,000 grant for the Iowa Building. Twelve other Main Street Iowa communities also received grants. The grants will benefit local improvement projects such as façade upgrades and restoration, upper floor rehabilitation, […]

MHP Volunteer Dorothy Vos Receives Volunteerism Award

Dorothy Vos of Oskaloosa was named Mahaska Health Partnership’s 2014 Volunteer Shining Star by the Iowa Hospital Association. Shown at the award presentation are, from left, MHP Volunteer Coordinator Kim Langfitt, Shining Star Recipient Dorothy Vos and Director of Nursing Darlene Keuning.

MAHASKA COUNTY –Dorothy Vos of Oskaloosa was named Mahaska Health Partnership’s 2014 Hospital Auxiliary member and Volunteer Shining Star by the Iowa Hospital Association. Vos has been an active member of the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospital Auxiliary since 1997. She has volunteered countless hours in the Gift Shop and was appointed manager in 2004. With […]

New Aquatics Program Available for Third Grade Students in County

A participant at the Mahaska County YMCA Dolphins Swim Team event recent held in Oskaloosa.

Oskaloosa (October 20, 2014) – The Mahaska County YMCA is expanding Aquatics programming again this year, with funding from United Way of Mahaska County. All third grade students living or attending school in Mahaska County are able to receive a free session of swim lessons or stroke clinic between the months of September 2014 and […]

WPU Ends Non-Conference Road with Tough Day at Marian

William Penn Football in their home opener 2014

Indianapolis, Ind.–Little went the way of the visitors in a 37-14 MSFA crossover loss to #21 Marian Saturday. #6 William Penn (5-2), which was outgained 419-242, had its four-game winning streak abruptly snapped by the Knights. The squad will look to regroup next Saturday as it returns to Midwest League play for a home game […]

Tickets are still available for Chair Affair

2014 Chair Affair committee members are finalizing plans for the Oct. 25 auction, a fundraiser for the MHP Hospice Serenity House. The event, sponsored by the Mahaska Hospice Auxiliary, will feature more than 90 decorated chairs for auction. Shown are, from left: Chair Affair Chairperson Debbie Farrow, Ruthi Rogers, Ann Brouwer, Ann Fender, Debra Johnson and Janet Farner.

Tickets are still available for the Chair Affair, a fundraiser sponsored by the Mahaska Hospice Auxiliary to benefit the MHP Hospice Serenity House. Chair Affair is set for Saturday, Oct. 25 at the William Penn Musco Technology Center. According to event organizers, there are close to 90 creatively decorated and donated chairs to be auctioned […]

Halloween Bash at Eveland Access

Halloween Bash at Eveland Access

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Eveland Access Campgrounds 5:00 – 10:00 pm Event Schedule: (Location: Shelter House) 5:00 pm Snakes Alive! 5:30 pm Creative Contests & Games (for children & adults) • Coloring Contest (materials provided) • Pumpkin Contest (bring a decorated pumpkin) • Hedge Ball Bowling 6:00 pm Creepy Contests (for children & adults) • […]

Dessert Concert on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Dessert Concert on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

The Oskaloosa Senior High Orchestra and 7th & 8th Grade Orchestra, under the direction of Bruce McLellan, will present their annual Dessert Concert on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014, in the Oskaloosa Senior High School small gym. Attendees will enjoy pie and ice cream and an evening of wonderful music. Tickets are $5 and can be […]

Mahaska County Outreach presents check for $1,014.45 to MHP Hospice Serenity House

The Mahaska County Outreach Thrift Store, located at 114 N First St. in Oskaloosa, recently presented a $1,014.45 check to the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Serenity House. According to Mahaska County Outreach Store Manager Alice Moore, the donation was proceeds from the Thrift Store’s September Bag Sale. Shown at the check presentation are, from left: MHP Hospice Volunteer Coordinator Lisa McNulty, MHP Chief Operating Officer Erin Baldwin, Mahaska County Outreach Thrift Store Manager Alice Moore and Volunteer Keith Moore and MHP Hospice Coordinator Kim Stek. The Mahaska County Outreach Thrift Shop is a non-profit organization. All proceeds raised after normal store expenses are distributed to other non-profit organizations in the county.

The Mahaska County Outreach Thrift Store, located at 114 N First St. in Oskaloosa, recently presented a $1,014.45 check to the Mahaska Health Partnership Hospice Serenity House. According to Mahaska County Outreach Store Manager Alice Moore, the donation was proceeds from the Thrift Store’s September Bag Sale. Shown at the check presentation are, from left: […]

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