Events
Sat  |  April 29  |  8:00 am
Community Clean Up Day
Sat  |  July 1  |  12:00 am
55th Annual Leon Rodeo
Tue  |  July 4  |  2:00 pm
4th of July Parade and Celebration


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News

Friday, February 3, 2017
At the annual Leon Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year Banquet on Thursday, February 2, 2017, two outstanding community members were honored for... Read more
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
by The Leon Journal-Reporter The Decatur County Development Corporation is excited to welcome its new Executive Director, Shannon Erb. Erb replaces Ethan Pitt, who... Read more
Monday, September 12, 2016
by The Leon Journal-Reporter Attention Leon citizens…the City of Leon Administrator position has been filled. In fact, we have a 1991 CD graduate back in town to take on... Read more
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Don’t miss out on the annual CD cross country glow run/walk Saturday, October 1 (Saturday of Homecoming) at 7:45 p.m. You can run or walk the 5K or 1... Read more
Friday, September 9, 2016
The community of Leon and Central Decatur School District has a lot to be excited about at Central Decatur with the new facility upgrades and... Read more
Monday, September 5, 2016
The Central Trail FFA Chapter will host their annual truck and tractor pull on September 24 at the Decatur County Fairgrounds. The event will begin at... Read more
Thursday, September 1, 2016
by The Leon Journal-Reporter The Leon RAGBRAI Executive Committee reports a successful event in Leon, closing the books in the black! Income: Beverage Garden -... Read more
Monday, August 29, 2016
Highway Walkers Media, an adventure documentary film company based in Leon, IA, will screen their film, “Less Traveled: A Journey from Pine to Palm” in a free showing at the SCIT Theatre, Sunday... Read more
Monday, August 8, 2016
To show our appreciation to the community of Leon -- residents, businesses, local non-profits, food vendors, and volunteers -- the RAGBRAI Executive... Read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
The Leon Community Theatre presentation of State Fair is this weekend at Leon SCIT Theatre!  Friday, August 5th at 7pm Saturday, August 6th at... Read more
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
by Keegan BethardsLeon Journal-Reporter July 26th, the day there were more bicycles in town than citizens. If you happened to take a look out your window last Tuesday, you may have noticed the few... Read more
Sunday, July 24, 2016
LAYOUT OF DOWNTOWN SQUARE FOR RAGBRAI:   Beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 25 a large portion of the square will start closing to the... Read more
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Please join us for a participatory planning process on broadband technology and community vitality in Leon, including group work sessions and networking that... Read more
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
July13, 2016 The Decatur County Community, The City of Leon Police Department and the Central Decatur PTO are hosting a school supply and backpack... Read more
Friday, July 1, 2016
Several entities have partnered together, pooling their resources to continue to provide meals for seniors in the Community of Leon. These community partners include... Read more
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Happy Hippy, owned by Kari and Cory Byrd, opened on Tuesday, June 21 at 306 N Main Street (the old telephone office) selling herbs, t-shirts,... Read more
Friday, June 17, 2016
The 2016 Fourth of July Parade theme will follow the RAGBRAI theme of "Leon Was Born to Stand Out." Line-up and registration will begin at 2:00 p.m. at... Read more
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Advanced Tickets for the Leon Rodeo, July 1, 2, 3 and 4 are on sale now. Adult tickets are $6 ($7 at the gate) and children's tickets are $5 (ages 3... Read more
Friday, June 3, 2016
Be sure to check out the hanging baskets around the downtown square in Leon! Huge THANK YOU to Yutzy's Greenhouse in Decatur City for donating all of... Read more