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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
The partnership between the DeWitt Police Department and First Central State Bank once again yielded a donation to the DeWitt Police Foundation.   First Central State Bank hosted the annual Back the Blue fundraiser June 11, which offered tacos in a bag to event-goers. Combined with six First Central State Bank employees using Pay It Ohnward funds, the event netted $1,895.25 to go to the DeWitt ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, DCDC, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
1st Gateway Credit Union announces the appointment of Kayla Martens and Brandon Belt as Branch Managers located at the credit union’s Dewitt, IA and Sterling, IL locations, respectively. Additionally, the 1st Gateway mortgage team has expanded with the addition of Gerry Hardison as a Mortgage Loan Officer. In her new role, Martens will lead the team in the DeWitt office by growing its existing ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Donation Gardening Program PLANT MORE... GIVE MORE! Take extra garden produce to local food pantries! Tomatoes, Onions, Peppers, Cukes, Melons, Cabbage, Beans, Squash Drop off in DeWitt at Referral and Services Center, 615 8th St. The Referral Center is open Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM. For more information, CLICK HERE!
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
The DeWitt Police Department and First Central State Bank will once again partner to raise funds for the DeWitt Police Foundation.   The annual Back the Blue fundraiser will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, at First Central State Bank in DeWitt. The Taco Tuesday event will feature Happy Joe’s Taco in a Bag for $5, along with a water.   DeWitt area businesses that wish to order ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Rebecca Edwards has always gravitated toward careers where she can make a difference in the lives of others.  For nine years, that meant working in the healthcare industry. Now, she’s keeping that same empathetic mindset, albeit in a different career field.  First Central State Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Rebecca Edwards as a Customer Service Representative in the DeWitt ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, General News Article, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
The Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation appreciates the work of those in each Iowa community. The Blue Ribbon Foundation needs your help in recognizing special individuals as Iowans of the Day at the 2019 Iowa State Fair. We value your assistance in getting nominations from your communities.   You can find the details of what each Iowan of the Day will receive as well as information on how to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
First Central State Bank will host a shred day to help local residents dispose of secure records.  The event will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. May 8 in DeWitt at First Central State Bank. This event is free and open to everyone.  If residents are unable to make that timeframe, First Central State Bank will host several shred events over a two-day period. Other shred events will be May 8 from 11 ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Press Release
Monday, April 01, 2019
The Keep Iowa Beautiful Board of Directors has announced the 2019 annual award winners for enhancing the beauty, cleanliness and attractiveness of the state of Iowa. The four award categories are community, organization, corporate and individual. “The KIB award program is designed to recognize people and organizations that have gone the extra mile to help build stronger Iowa communities,” said ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, February 15, 2019
Ohnward Bancshares, Inc. is pleased to donate $481,021 to local individuals and community organizations across five counties during its 5th annual Pay it Ohnward campaign and 8th annual Grilling for Charity initiative. The Pay It Ohnward program provides up to $100 to employees to give to a deserving individual, family or organization of their choice. Many times, departments and branches combine ...read more
Categories: DCDC, Education, Human Interest, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 07, 2019
First Central State Bank CEO Brigham Tubbs has announced three promotions.  Matt McGuire, Caleb Jacobi and Carrie Carter have all been promoted at First Central, which has several locations in eastern Iowa, including Clinton, DeWitt, Eldridge, Goose Lake, LeClaire and Long Grove.  McGuire and Jacobi were promoted to Assistant Vice President, while Carter has been named the Loan Department ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Devin Luskey 10th Grader at Central DeWitt High School Age: 15 Parent/Guardian: Fallon Collins Devin was nominated as Student of the Month by Amy Grantz, Agricultural Science Teacher and FFA Advisor at Central DeWitt High School. Ms. Grantz shares that Devin's positive attitude, bright outlook on life and willingness to help others are three qualities that make him stand out in the classroom ...read more
Categories: DCDC, General News Article, Community, Education
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Sofia Flynn 1st Grader at Ekstrand Elementary School Age: 6 Parent/Guardian: Anne Flynn Sofia was nominated as Student of the Month by Abby Messerich, 1st Grade Teacher at Ekstrand Elementary School. Ms. Messerich says Sofia demonstrates what it means to be a great SABER and always sets a good example for other students! She practices great listening skills and patience, and she's always very ...read more
Categories: Community, DCDC, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Lane Walker10th Grader at Central DeWitt High SchoolAge: 15Guardian: Grandmother, MaryAnn Cowan  Lane Walker was nominated for the Student of the Month award by Mrs. Jackson, Special Education Teacher at Central DeWitt Intermediate School.  According to Mrs. Jackson, Lane has been a Unified Sports Team Member and “Best Buddy” for over 2 years with our Special Olympics team.  He has volunteered to ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, DCDC, Fun Facts

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