February 11, 2016 - 8:54 am - Posted in Community Calendar

NCC logo and taglineVITA Tax Preparation Offered FREE at NCC!

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program at Northwest Iowa Community College offers FREE tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities, and the elderly who need assistance in preparing their 2015 tax returns.

Make your appointment ASAP, as times fill up fast.Walk-Ins are welcome, but be prepared to wait.To schedule an income tax appointment, please call 712-324-5061, EXT. 272. Leave a message with your name and telephone number (keep in mind that student volunteers will return phone calls only while classes are in session.)

Click here for a list of tax preparation dates available.

February 11, 2016 - 8:27 am - Posted in Community Calendar


February 19th

Serving from 5-7 p.m. or until fish is gone

St. Andrew church Dining Hall

708 8th Street, Sibley IA

fish fry

Fried Pollock, Cheesy Potatoes, Coleslaw, Bun and Drink

Carry-Outs will be available.

Adults (12 and up) $9

Children (4-11) $5

Under 4 Free

February 9, 2016 - 12:26 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

baked potato 1

The Ashton Ambulance service will be hosting a Baked Potato Supper on Monday February 22nd at the American Legion building on Main St. in Ashton, and will be serving from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a big baked potato with all your favorite fixings and a homemade treat for dessert. A free will donation will be taken at the door with the proceeds going toward the purchase of a new portable suction unit.

January 29, 2016 - 1:12 pm - Posted in Community Calendar

lent 1The Men’s Lenten Breakfast will be held on the following dates:



DATE                                  HOST                              DEVOTIONS

 February 24, 2016      Trinity Lutheran        United Congregational


March 9, 2016             First Presbyterian       First Baptist


March 23, 2016         St. Andrews Catholic    First Reformed


Each breakfast begins at 6:30 A.M.  Breakfast generally takes 15 to 20 minutes with devotions lasting approximately 15 to 20 minutes.  Generally, everything is completed by 7:15 A.M.


There is a free will offering for the breakfast with $5.00 being suggested at each breakfast.  The host church is responsible for the blessing as well as breakfast.  The program, including music, will be the responsibility of the church assigned to devotions.

January 25, 2016 - 11:26 am - Posted in Community Calendar

You’re Invited to the

Annual Rotary Sweetheart Dinner

Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Valentines day

Serving from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Full Turkey Dinner With All the Trimmings

(turkey, mashed potatoes & gravy, stuffing green beans

cranberry salad, rolls & butter and ice cream sundaes)

Sibley – Ocheyedan High School Commons

Ticket Prices: Children 8 & Under – $5

Adults – $10

Tickets available at Sibley State Bank,

Dekoter, Thole & Dawson Law Firm

Osceola Community Hospital

& from Rotary Members

A limited number of tickets are available

at the door .50 higher

Proceeds will be given to

Osceola Recreational Trails

Carry-out & delivery are available

To make arrangements call Arlene Kuehl 754-3807

January 19, 2016 - 9:29 am - Posted in Community Calendar

BullyingThe Osceola County Ministerial Association will be sponsoring a speaker at the Sibley-Ocheyedan High School on Wednesday, January 27th at 6:30 p.m., with snacks and beverages. All youth ages middle school through high school are invited to come and hear Phil Hamman talk about his life on dangerous street where bullies rules.

January 18, 2016 - 10:55 am - Posted in Community Calendar



January 11, 2016 - 10:35 am - Posted in Community Calendar


The Sioux Falls Community Blood Bank Bloodmobile will be holding their next blood drive on Wednesday January 20, 2016.  Our blood donations have dropped off greatly and we need everyone to consider donating. Please take some time out of your day and give the gift of life, the life you save may be someone you know.

The Sibley Pizza Ranch is helping to encourage donations by offering coupon good for $2 off their buffet for all blood donors. A special thank you to the Sibley Pizza Ranch for their support!

Please call the Osceola Community Hospital Laboratory to make an appointment at 712-754-2574 ext. 260. All donors must be at least 16 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. You can donate blood every 56 days. The Sioux Falls Blood Bank is the sole supplier of all blood and blood products for Osceola Community Hospital.

No hospitals in our area, including Osceola Community Hospital receive any blood or blood products from the American Red Cross.

music 5The Sibley Christian Reformed Church invites you to the concert of Valley Male Chorus from Rock Valley which will be given on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Christian Reformed Church. A freewill offering will be taken for the benefit of children and adults with disabilities who are currently receiving services at Hope Haven both locally and around the world. Everyone is invited to attend this afternoon of praise and thanksgiving.