Annual Hunter’s Breakfast

The Maxwell Firefighters held their annual Hunter’s Breakfast last Saturday at the fire station. They would like to thank all that came out to support their fundraiser; this year’s proceeds are going to the Story County Freedom Rock, which is located in Maxwell. For more information on the Story County Freedom Rock, visit their website at

Turkey dinner

First Presbyterian Church will be having their annual turkey dinner Sunday, Nov. 10, just a reminder this is a week later than they normally have it. The dinner will be held from 11:15 am - 1 p.m. On the menu - turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salad, dessert, roll, and beverage.

Free-will offering, and there are carry-outs available. If you would like to have a meal delivered, please call in advance to Bonnie Schauper, 515-387-1449 or Karren Plunkett, 515-387-8505.

Change batteries in smoke, carbon monoxide detectors

The Maxwell Fire Chief would like to remind all residents, this Saturday when you change your clocks back an hour, also change your batteries in your smoke detectors or carbon monoxide detectors.

(To report Maxwell news, please call Susan Livesay at 515-387-1346, or email her at