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Panorama graduate Daniel Nelson will be opening Springbrook Family Dentistry this August in Guthrie Center.
Daniel Nelson wants to be more than a dentist.  In opening his new practice, Springbrook Family Dentistry, the 2010 Panorama high school graduate is looking forward to becoming an active member of the Guthrie Center community. Nelson shared his excitement during Celebrate Guthrie Center on May 2...
The 2018 Guthrie  County Fair Queen Coronation was held at the fairgrounds in Guthrie Center Sunday night with a queen and two runner-ups crowned. They are (from left) Sara Pauley, Taylor Lemke, Sally Jo Geckler, MaKenna Woodvine, 2017 Queen, Chelsea Larsen, 2018 Queen, Samantha Sloss, first runner-up, Hope Arganbright, second runner-up, and Anna Duis.
The Guthrie County Fair is looking for it’s 2019 fair queen. The young lady chosen to wear this crown will not only have the privilege of representing Guthrie County at the 2019 Iowa State Fair Queen competition, but will also be awarded a $300 scholarship prize from the Guthrie County Fair Board...
Pictured during Guthrie's River Ruckus in 2010, the second year of the country music festival, are (from left) Grant Sheeder, artist James Otto, Emily Sheeder, and Merici Sheeder.
There are a lot of moving parts in the success of Guthrie’s River Ruckus, a country music festival that will celebrate its 10th anniversary in Guthrie Center this July. Grant Sheeder and Adam Faucher, two longtime friends who grew up together in Guthrie Center, are the event’s founders. Both say...
Dennis Flanery discusses the Guthrie Center Development Group and gives an update on the Guthrie Activity Center at Celebrate Guthrie Center on May 2.
In 2011, the Guthrie Center Area Development Group wrote down a list of goals they’d like to accomplish at a strategic planning meeting. The group wanted to attract Subway to town, build housing at Cameron Flats and complete other large projects to improve the town. Now, seven years later, Guthrie...
Erika Govig, owner of Pearls and Lace Country Boutique in Guthrie Center, congratulates seniors and presents a fashion show at the AC/GC senior tea.
Erika Govig always dreamed of owning her own clothing boutique. After years of hard work in the fashion industry, retail sales and non-fashion related careers, Govig’s dream came to life when she opened Pearls and Lace Country Boutique in Guthrie Center on May 6, 2017. This weekend, the boutique...
Nashville recording artist Clare Dunn visits with the crowd at the Guthrie County Fairgrounds in Guthrie Center Saturday night. The event is the first in Guthrie's River Ruckus "Eat and Greet" Series. Dunn performed a number of songs, held a Q&A session and mingled with fans during a photo and autograph period.
Guthrie’s River Ruckus hosted it’s first Eat and Greet event featuring Nashville recording artist Clare Dunn at the Guthrie County fairgrounds Saturday night.  Over 250 people took part in the event with food, drinks and live music. Dunn, who has been a fan favorite on stage at River Ruckus the...
Dale and Debbie Menning flip through sheets of some of their favorite music inside their home in Guthrie Center. The couple will celebrate 45 years of marriage in June and say their love of music has been a big part of their relationship.
One of the first songs they performed together was, “I got you babe,” by American pop music duo, Sonny and Cher. Flipping through pages of music inside their cozy home in Guthrie Center, the tunes come to life for Dale and Debbie Menning. Over the years you learn so many songs,” said Dale, while...
Ever since purchasing the Williams Building last fall, Main Street Guthrie Center has been working hard to renovate the two unused retail spaces and find new businesses to lease them. After months of repairs, renovations and volunteer work, an organization is finally preparing to move into the old...
All of the past Guthrie County Cattlemen's Association presidents are recognized at the 50th Anniversary Banquet on January 27. In attendance were (from left) Brock Robson, Randy Hughes, Rose Kastner, Gary Richter, Bob Downing, Dennis Menefee, Kevin Wirt, Roger Richter, Larry Crow, Randy Sparks, Dennis Cain, Lonnie Blass and Cale Kastner.
Every year, the Guthrie County Cattlemen’s Association holds its annual banquet, featuring fantastic food, a trophy auction and the crowning of the beef queen. However, this year marked a special milestone for the association. On January 27, GCCA members packed into the Guthrie County Fairgrounds...
Tony Mills with Karl Chevrolet serves as the guest speaker at the Midwest Partnership Annual Dinner Meeting on January 25. Mills discussed the history of the car dealership as well as the decision for the business to open a location in Stuart last summer.
Karl Chevrolet has plans for a multi-million-dollar enhancement project at its Stuart dealership, one that will leverage land in the front and north sections of the highly visible dealership. The move is aimed at extending Karl’s geographic reach. “We think we can make a larger impact to the north...

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