Cornell’s volleyball program has been recognized for academic excellence by the United States Marine Corps (USMC) and American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) for the ninth consecutive season.

Stacey Abrams’ name is usually tied to Georgia politics and voter rights activism. So why am I writing about her in this column? She has written a legal thriller While Justice Sleeps.

Noah Joseph Dahlstrom and Ariel Christine Smale were united in marriage Dec. 31, 2020, at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens in Des Moines. A 2022 reception is planned. The Rev. Asher Smale, father of the bride, was the officiant.

With his recent announcement that Mayor Hampton will not seek reelection, I would like to announce that I am running for mayor of Mount Vernon. My interest in running for mayor is predicated on my desire to be of service to this community.