Side Ad 1
Marion Today Header
Fire Safety Week Poster Contest Winner
Fire Safety Week Poster Contest Winner
FEATURED PHOTO · - Photo Sumitted Austin Sellers (pictured with Deputy Fire Marshal Wade Markley) of Francis Marion Intermediate School is the 2014 winner of the Marion Fire Department Fire Safety Week poster contest. In addition to the overall winner, individual school winners include Rylie Bucklin at Echo Hill Elementary, Isaac Stanger at Linn Grove, Eysen Pollard at Indian Creek Elementary, Stephanie Seol at Wilkins Elementary, and Javari Williams at Novak Elementary. Submitted
Top News
Air Quality Advisory, Linn County
by Staff Report · December 5th, 2014
Linn County Public Health observed elevated ambient levels of fine particulate matter that are above the daily air quality health standard of 35 mg/m3 on Friday, Dec. 5.

Linn-Mar budget for at-risk student area remains stable
by Nancy Grindle · December 5th, 2014
Over a number of years now, Julie Jensen, Linn-Mar's Executive Director of Student Services, has managed the student assistance at-risk budget so that it has not required an increase in funding.

Advertisement Markley named District Chief / Fire Marshall
by Staff Report · December 5th, 2014
Wade Markley has been named district chief / fire marshal for the Marion Fire Department effective November 17.

Victorian Thyme opens in Marion
by Deirdre Ryan · December 5th, 2014
"I've always liked the Victorian Era; it's a simpler time. The fashion, the look and the decor, it's relaxing and interesting," said Jill Mohwinkle, Owner/Operator of the Victorian Thyme Beauty Boutique.

Linn-Mar names new Superintendent
by Staff Report · December 1st, 2014
Following an extensive search, the Linn-Mar Community Schools Board of Education is pleased to announce their selection of Dr. Quintin Shepherd, age 37, as the district's new superintendent of schools.

More News from the Marion Times
Top Opinions
Share your 'Bounty' with your loved ones
by John A. Westfall · December 5th, 2014
Thanksgiving was last week, a holiday that once celebrated the harvest season.

More Opinions from the Marion Times

Allen K. Tibodeau, 76
December 5th, 2014
Marion, December 13, 1937 - November 22, 2014

Donald K. Bolton, 76
December 5th, 2014
Central City, November 13, 1938 - November 16, 2014

Neal Clynton Brockmeyer, 87
December 5th, 2014
Delhi, October 2, 1927 - November 28, 2014

More Announcements from the Marion Times
Top Sports
Balanced attack lifts Indians
by Brandon Leonard · December 5th, 2014
Four Indians scored double-digit points to power the Marion girls' basketball team

Lions hot in season openers
by Brandon Leonard · December 5th, 2014
First-year coach Jamie Brandt started her varsity head coaching career off on the right foot as the Linn-Mar Lions girls' basketball team picked up a victory over Waterloo East in dominating fashion while edging Muscatine in a nail-biter.

Schmidt earns All-State honors for Linn-Mar football
by Brandon Leonard · December 5th, 2014
Linn-Mar senior quarterback Ryan Schmidt earned postseason honors from the Iowa Newspaper Association for his efforts on the gridiron during the 2014 football season.

Bys inducted into IGHSAU Hall of Fame
by Brandon Leonard · November 21st, 2014
Marion class of 2007 graduate Angela Bys was one of three individuals inducted into the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union's Volleyball Hall of Fame last Friday at the start of the Class 3A State
Championship match the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids.

Indians fall to West Delaware at State
by Brandon Leonard · November 21st, 2014
After an exhilarating four-set victory over Charles City in the opening round of the 2014 Iowa High School State Volleyball Tournament, the Marion Indians lost in a five-set heartbreaker to second-ranked WaMaC rival West Delaware. The loss ended Marion's season at a very impressive 34-8.

More Sports from the Marion Times
Contact the Marion Times
808 6th St. Suite 1
Marion, Iowa 52302
P: (319) 377-7037
F: (319) 377-9535 | Marion Times | The Only Newspaper Serving Marion First
News | Sports | Opinions | Obituaries | Robins | Hiawatha | Archives | Business Directory | City News
Like the Marion Times on Facebook
Web Development by Brian McMillin, LLC
News Calendar City News Photos Archives Marion Times