Community Information

If you would like to submit an upcoming event or community announcement, please contact our staff at 465-8106 or send an email to We will also accept news from local clubs and engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements. You can post your community or club events on our calendar.
Submit an obituary/notice All obituaries must be placed by your mortuary or at: Deadline is 3 p.m. for publication the next day. The IPT is not responsible for spelling, grammar, or basic mistakes.

Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people; for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, Who is Christ the Lord.” Luke 2:10, 11

A few days ago, my daughter and I stopped by the library to drop off a book. As I pulled to the side of Third Street where the drop box is, my daughter exclaimed, “Ew, what’s that?” I turned to see what she was talking about and saw two fake dead crows hanging in a tree, like some macabre le…