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Last week was National Newspaper Week and we want to thank all of our readers for subscribing to the Mapleton Press or picking up an issue. We love covering this area from Mapleton to Charter Oak to … more
Even if you never drive on a country road, chances are that you will end up following a combine, tractor pulling a grain cart or wagon, or even a semi-truck hauling grain. Please be patient, the … more
As summer comes to an end, Iowa has had a number of events/activities to showcase why this state is so great! From RAGBRAI to the Iowa State Fair to the Field of Dreams game.A couple weeks ago, we … more
Most people remember where they were that day. Do you?I was in seventh grade at Southern Cal Middle School. I had a band lesson with my friend. When we walked into the band room, our teacher had the … more
As the 2021-2022 school year is about to get underway, where did summer go? It seems like yesterday, parents were standing around freezing at elementary field day in Mapleton. It isn’t supposed … more
I’ve thrown around the idea of having a garage sale the past couple of years. It seems my storage room in the basement keeps getting “fuller” especially now with three girls!As a … more
Rough gray columns of every size extended to the sky; cottonwood and boxelder trunks formed the walls on three sides. Patches of stinging nettle (I called them burning weeds) sharply jutted between … more
A couple weeks ago, I talked about how much I love the 4th of July in Mapleton. After going to Achievement Days last week, I was thinking about how much I also love Charter Oak Achievement Days.When … more
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