Vanessa Espinoza será la columnista de cultura latina interina

Dicen que las personas necesitamos la variedad en la vida, y los residentes de West Liberty ahora tendrán la oportunidad de leer el trabajo de una nueva escritora en las páginas del Index. …


Comet grapplers remain unbeaten

In an innaugural event, the West Liberty High School Comet girls hosted their own all-girls tournament on Monday, Jan. 10 as 62 wrestlers from 17 different schools participated in the four-person …


Rural fire district leader provides 'rest of the story'

I have been putting off writing this for some time, but after the articles concerning the fire and ambulance departments, the Index published the past two weeks (June 17 and 24), essentially throwing …

Obituaries/Family News

Marilyn M. Nebergall, 90

Marilyn M. Nebergall, 90, of Nichols, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, at Prairie Hills Assisted Living in Tipton, where she had recently resided. Visitation was held Monday morning, Jan. 17, at the …

  • Kathleen 'Katie' Meeks, 85

    Nichols native Kathleen “Katie” Meeks, 85, of West Branch, died Monday, Jan. 10, 2022 at Mercy …

  • Harold E. Kline, 86

    Harold E. Kline, 86, died suddenly on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022 at his home in rural Atalissa. Visitation …

  • Carl B. Ogren, 101

    Carl B. Ogren died peacefully the morning of Jan. 7, 2022 at the Lone Tree Care Center. He left this …

  • Dwain L. Hepker, 87

    Dwain L. Hepker, 87, died Monday, Jan, 3, 2021 at the Simpson Memorial Home in West Liberty. In …

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