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Restoration Project Begins in Iowa Capitol building

A restoration project has begun at the Iowa Capitol building to cover the hole located at the first-floor rotunda area. Workers are now filling the open, circular area near the formal office of the governor.

The construction used frosted glass and metal framing to cover the hole. And according to legislative facilities manager, Mark Willemssen, this project is part of the ongoing renovation at the Statehouse that hopes to restore the building to its original state.

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Gum Wrapper Prom Dress Pride of Iowa Teen

Would you believe the news that a teenage girl from Iowa made a prom dress out of gum wrappers? You should because this news is true.

A high school junior, Elizabeth Rasmuson, thought that a gum wrapper prom dress will be cheaper to make than to actually buy a dress. And so she did.

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Orange Bowl 2010 Score: Iowa Wins

The FedEx Orange Bowl 2010 has just concluded and it was an exciting football match between Iowa and Georgia Tech.

However, in the end, Iowa won with an Orange Bowl 2010 score of 24-14 at the Land Shark Stadium in Miami.

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