Sports Scores From Friday 6/22/12


Estherville Lincoln Central 10, Sioux Center 4
Estherville Lincoln Central 5, Akron-Westfield 1
George-Little Rock/Central Lyon 4, Okoboji 1
LeMars 7, Newell-Fonda 3
LeMars Gehlen Catholic 11, South O’Brien 1
Newell-Fonda 11, Cherokee, Washington 0
Remsen-Union 8, Hinton 1
Ridge View 18, AR-WE-VA, Westside 5
St. Mary’s, Remsen 2, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 1
Unity Christian 3, West Sioux, Hawarden 2 (8)


Gehlen 3, Sioux Center 0
Hinton 10, Remsen Union 7
MOC Floyd Valley 6, George Little Rock 1
MMC 5, Sergeant Bluff Luton 2
Okoboji 9, Sibley Ocheyedan 3
Spalding 7, Sioux Central 2
Remsen St Mary’s 15, Boyden Hull Rock Valley 3
Storm Lake St Mary’s 9, Newell Fonda 5
Western Christian 6, Cherokee 3

Leatrice M. Honkomp

Leatrice M. Honkomp, age 85, of Sheldon, Iowa passed away on Friday, June 22, 2012 at the Sunset Hospice Cottage in Worthington, Minnesota

Services will be at 10:30am Monday, June 25, 2012 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Sheldon, Iowa with Fr. Allan A. Reicks ~ officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Ashton, Iowa.

Visitation will be Sunday, June 24th after 4:00pm with the family present from 4:00 – 6:00pm at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon, A Christian Wake Service will be at 6:00pm and a Catholic Daughters of America Rosary will be at 6:30pm Sunday at the Funeral Home.

The Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Sheldon is in charge of arrangements. Online memorial condolences may be sent to:

Sports Schedule For Saturday 6/23/12

Tournaments at Hinton, Spalding, Estherville Lincoln Central and Harris Lake Park highlight the baseball schedule for today. On the softball side tourneys are set for Okoboji, Spencer and Harris Lake Park





Sheldon, Akron Westfield and Maple Valley Anthon Oto at the Hinton invite

BHRV, Gehlen, North Sentral Kossuth, Remsen St Mary’s, Sioux Center, Sioux Central, and Unity at day two of the Spalding invite

HMS at E-LC invite

Sibley Ocheyedan, Laurens Marathon and Newell Fonda at the Harris Lake Park invite


Sheldon, MOC Floyd Valley, Sioux Central, South O’Brien, Sibley Ocheyedan, Spalding, Graettinger Terrill and HMS at day two of the Okoboji invite

Akron Westfield, Sioux City Heelan, Cherokee, Denison Schleswig, E-LC, GLR-CL, LeMars, MMC, Newell Fonda, North Sentral Kossuth and Spirit Lake at day two of the Spencer tournament

Laurens Marathon and Unity Christian at the Harris Lake Park invite

Sibley City Agenda June 25th



Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Sibley will meet in regular session on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 5:00 o’clock PM in the Council Chambers, City Hall.


1.     Call to Order, Roll Call

2.     Approve Agenda

3.     Consent Agenda

– Approve Minutes from Previous Meetings

– Approve Bills and Bills Paid in Vacation

– Approve the Porch on Main Class B Native Wine Permit

4.     Ordinance Grant Interstate Power and Light Company the Right and Franchise to Acquire, Construct, Erect, Maintain and Operate a Natural Gas Distribution System in the City of Sibley

6.     Residential Lot Housing Incentive Program

7.     FY13 Salary Resolution

8.     FY13 Cigarette License Renewals

9.     $450,000 General Obligation Capital Loan Notes

– Resolution Fixing Date for a Meeting on the Proposition to Authorize a Loan and Disbursement Agreement and the Issuance of Notes to Evidence the Obligations of the City There under

10.   $2,690,000 General Obligation Capital Loan Notes, Series 2012

– Resolution Appointing Paying Agent, Note Registrar and Transfer Agent Approving the Paying Agent and Note Registrar and Transfer Agent Agreement and Authorizing the Execution of the Agreement

– Approval of Tax Exemption Certificate

– Approval of Continuing Disclosure Certificate

– Resolution Approving and Authorizing a Form of Loan Agreement and Authorizing and Providing for the Issuance of Capital Loan Notes and Levying a Tax to Pay the Notes

11.   Golf Course

12.   Council Concerns/Committee Updates

13.   Administrators Report

Ennola Ennor

Ennola Ennor, age 78 of Parkersburg, IA, formerly of George, IA died Fri., June 22nd, 2012 at Maple Manor Village in Aplington, IA.

Memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Tues., June 26th, 2012 at Central Baptist Church in George, IA with Rev. Allan Gerber officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Lawn Cemetery in George.

Visitation with family present will be Mon. June 25th from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Jurrens Funeral Home in George, IA.


Ivan Van Veldhuizen

Ivan Van Veldhuizen, age 74 of Sanborn, IA passed away at the Prairie View Nursing Home in Sanborn, IA on Friday, June 22, 2012. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26th at 10:30 a.m. at the First Reformed Church in Sanborn. Rev. Gary Hegstad will be officiating.

Visitation will be at the church beginning at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, with the family present from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Monday evening. Burial will be at Roseland Cemetery in Sanborn. The Sanborn Funeral Home in Sanborn is in charge of the arrangements for 74 year old Ivan Van Veldhuizen of Sanborn.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at