Posts With Keyword ‘Janet Ritchie’

IN DEPTH: Pioneer Day is Saturday at the Marion County Park

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Saturday is Pioneer Day at the Marion County Park, and Dr. Bob Leonard talks with Janet Ritchie with the Marion County Historical Society about what is happening at the event, and why it is important to know history, and teach our kids history.

Winners of the Marion County Festival of Trees – Favorite Tree Contest

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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As previously reported by KNIA/KRLS news the Marion County Historical Society hosted their annual Festival of Trees November 20th and 21st and recently made a donation to the Red Rock Area Community Action Program. The bulk of the money raised for that donation came from a favorite tree contest where visitors were able to vote for the best decorated Christmas tree by putting money in the cans beside them.

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Marion County Historical Society Donates to Red Rock Area Community Action

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Historical Society recently hosted their annual Festival of Trees at the Marion County Park.

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Knoxville Woman Inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame

Posted: Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A Marion County resident was recently inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame.

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