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Egg hunt

Betty the Bunny was the special attraction at the Beta Sigma Phi Easter egg hunt held Saturday at City Park. Betty posed for photos with participants before and after the hunt.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:05:02 -0500
Water bills in Belmond may go up again

After hearing about yet another water main break, members of the Belmond City Council were scratching their heads Monday night about how to pay for all the water leaks this spring.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:05:02 -0500
School to hire extra reading teacher

In an effort to increase reading test scores, another Title 1 reading teacher will be hired at Jacobson Elementary School. This new position was approved by the Belmond-Klemme school board at the April 10 meeting.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:05:02 -0500
Where are they now?

Leon Langlitz, 1976, is a consulting actuary and senior vice-president and principal of the Lewis and Ellis Actuarial Consulting firm in Overland Park, KS. His wife Denise is a technical education coordinator for the Olathe school district. They live in Lenexa.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:05:02 -0500
Entertainment guru Chelesvig to speak at BIDCO dinner

The Belmond industrial development group BIDCO will hold its annual meeting Monday, April 28 at Cattlemans/Belmond Country Club. A social time will begin at 6:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. followed by the business meeting.

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:05:51 -0500
Read the entire Belmond Independent online

You can see the complete Belmond Independent for this week online. Just click on the E-EDITION link at the top of the page and follow the instructions to subscribe.

Sat, 20 Aug 2011 17:48:24 -0500
Lots of Belmond Photos and Videos

Check out these videos and slideshows taken all over Belmond. There's lots to do for a town of just 2,500 people!

Mon, 26 Dec 2011 16:03:43 -0600
History of small town newspapers -- a video

Check out this video that explains how newspapers used to be put together. Lots of old machinery! -- NEWSPAPER HISTORY VIDEO

Mon, 26 Dec 2011 16:11:07 -0600
Online Databases
Click to search this book in our catalog Missing You
by Harlan Coben

Publishers Weekly An unlikely bond develops between NYPD detective Kat Donovan and 19-year-old Brandon Phelp...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Most Talkative
by Andy Cohen

Library Journal Cohen is an executive for Bravo Network and host of Watch What Happens: Live, a position tha...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Sean Griswold's Head
by Leavitt, Lindsey

Publishers Weekly A chronic worrier, high school freshman Payton Gritas has just had a massive wrench thrown into he...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Inside Out and Back Again
by Thanhha Lai

School Library Journal Gr 4-6-A story based on the author's childhood experiences. Ha is 10 when Saigon ...More

Click to search this book in our catalog The Midwife's Apprentice
by Karen Cushman

Publishers Weekly In reviewing this 1996 Newbery winner, PW said that Cushman "has an almost unrivaled ability t...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Angel's Ashes
by McCourt, Frank

Library Journal : McCourt is the eldest of eight children born to Angela Sheehan and Malachy McCourt in the 1920s. T...More
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