Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:51:39 EDTMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:51:39 EDT 4-H'ers to be inducted into Hall of Fame - A Vincent couple who have dedicated much of their lives to 4-H will be recognized during the State Fair as they are inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTVaccinations part of school prep less than a month to go before the start of the new school year, many parents are preparing to pack their children's book bags with pencils, folders and notebooks.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTDoing whatever needs to be done - In 2013, Shirley Webb earned her third master's title. Already a certified Master Gardener and a Master Conservationist, she was named a 2013 Master Farm Homemaker by Wallace's Farmer, a publication she's read most of her life.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTPart of First Avenue South downtown to close Monday blocks of First Avenue South in downtown Fort Dodge will be closed Monday and will remain off limits to traffic for a couple of months as the creation of the crosstown connector begins.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTThey play in the mud, toss horseshoes - There was a muddy mess Saturday morning at the Humboldt County Fair. Most people would, of course, try to avoid it.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT