Iowa Public Radio We'll dive once more into the dazzling literary legacy of Nobel Prize-winning Caribbean poet and playwright Derek Walcott . Poet and playwright Derek Walcott died last week at 87 on his native Caribbean island of Saint Lucia. He wasn't...
3/22/2017
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, March 24, at the Bentley Funeral Home in Durant, Iowa . Graveside Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 25, at Walcott Cemetery. Military honors will be performed by the Walcott American Legion Post 548 and final...
3/21/2017
Quad-Cities Online At about 3:20 p.m., storm watchers were following a funnel cloud in the sky near Walcott moving northeast toward Jackson County. At 3:28 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Donahue, Iowa ,...
2/28/2017