The current Benton County News building above was built in 1949 after a fire destroyed the previous structure.
Recently the Foley 9th grade wrestlers traveled to Hastings to participate in the state tournament and they claimed the championship title after dominating in the early rounds and defeating Scott West in the finals. Pictured above L to R, in the front row, are mat stats: Dani Rueckert, Loucynda Lewandowski, and Maddie Gorecki. Kneeling in the middle row: Cody O'Neil, Christian Halverson, Mark Dierkes, Nathan Garceau, John Larson, Cameron Kowitz, John Dierkes, Alex Moulzolf, and Coach Taylor Lewandowski. Standing in back are: Coach Chris Ratke, Jordan Beack, Lance Estwick, Justin Henry, Simon Bryce, Tyson Gothman, Mitch Rothfork, Mitch Trigg, Jackson Jovanovich, Ean VonWald, Carter Svihla, Tyler Jenson, Saylor Schmit, and Coach Jake Helmin.

Please check out the image gallery to see a variety of photos from recent community activities and sports.

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The People's History of Foley. Written and Compiled by Cecil Wade, Benton County News columnist.

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