Four picked as top Bulldogs


Congratulations to the Bulldogs of the month — Junior Juarez, sixth grade, Charlotte Zimmerman, sixth grade, Paige Lemley, Pre-K, and Ryder Wubbenhorst, Pre-K.

•The fighting Iola Bulldog’s varsity football team will host Anderson this Friday, Sept. 14, at 7 p.m.

While supporting the home team on Friday night lights stop by the bake sale. This event will go to support Iola High School Physics student as they raise money for a STEM-based field trip to iFly. The bake sale will take place by the concession stands during the football game.

Junior varsity two, junior varsity, and varsity Lady Bulldogs volleyball will play in Fairfield starting at 4 p.m.

•Senior yearbook ads are due on or before Dec. 21. You can go on for more details and pricing.

Balfour will be at Iola High School on Sept. 17 at 9:30 a.m. to deliver information to Juniors to order class rings. Balfour will return on Sept. 25 at 12:30 p.m. to take orders.

•The Iola Community Center is preparing for the Iola Hay Day Festival. It will take place Satur-day, Oct. 13, Homecoming Weekend. Festivities will begin at 8 a.m. with a 5K Bulldog Dash. At 9:30 our Parade will begin to travel down Main Street. Games and vendor booths will open at 10 a.m. and be open until 2 p.m. We will also have entertainment throughout the day. Bring your whole family and enjoy the day.

For information or to sign up for the 5K Bulldog Dash Contact Janie McDougald at

For parade information or to enter your float or vehicle, contact Sue Ellis at

For food vendor information, contact Jennifer House at

For vendor booth information, contact Brandy Bradicich at

To enter your child into the costume contest, contact Rose Womack at

The Iola Food Pantry needs volunteers to help stock shelves on Friday, September 14th from 1:30-3:30 on Saturday from 8:30-11:30 is the Food Pantry Distribution and we also need volunteers to help with that as well.

If there are any upcoming events or items, you wish to be seen in the article please call (979) 402-0947 or email The deadline for submitting an event or an-nouncement is Wednesday at noon.