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May 15, 2013
Gabbie Plessner, Jenna Ayres and Diane Campbell (left to right) recently participated in a service learning class at Brandon-Evansville High School. The class allowed them to learn from hands-on volunteer opportunities, as well as use the skills and knowledge they already had. (Contributed photo)
Students learn to serve the community
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Honor a professional
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
August 28, 2012
United Way to host Project Community Connect
August 28, 2012 - 11:00am
July 27, 2012
Sanford Health hosts community appreciation ice cream socials
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Women from throughout Douglas County will team up with Habitat for Humanity for the first local Women Build house. (Photo courtesy of Jennifer Guenther Photography)
Area women team up with Habitat for Humanity for Women Build
July 6, 2012 - 3:00pm
June 29, 2012
Lauren Roush, a recent high school graduate from Castle Rock, Colorado has been a part of Group Cares for two years. Last year, she was able to travel to Montana. (Photo by Caroline Roers)
Caring for a community
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Lake Mary Troopers 4-H Club participated in a community pride project at Nordic Meadow Apartments complex, for young adults with disabilities, in Alexandria in May. The 4-H club members planted vegetables and flowers around the grounds of the apartment building. In addition, the members made and painted bluebird and wood duck houses, which they put up around the property. The 4-H members are pictured with one of the bluebird houses that they made. Elden's Fresh Foods donated plants, and Viking Sportsmen ...
'Troopers' take pride in community
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
November 4, 2011
Annual community Thanksgiving dinner set
November 4, 2011 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Hundreds of residents showed up for a food drop organized through United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties on August 26 at Lake Community Church on County Road 44.
Long line forms for United Way's food drop
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Contributed photo
This German shepherd named Jael, owned by Sharolyn Sievert, was an outstanding graduate from one of last season's obedience classes.
Dog obedience training classes start September 13
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Alexandria's Heritage Business Park is designated as "Shovel Ready" and has 16 available lots.
Ready for new business
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 3, 2010
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Marion Szczesniak added a detail to the mural she completed Tuesday at the Miltona Magnet School's media center.
Firing up young minds for a new school year
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
Tourism heats up
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Leadership training offered in Alexandria
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Letter - Center brings back memories
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am