The White Pole Road

Come take a drive!

Marathon Sale- Saturday, June 6th @ 8am

26 miles of “wheeling and dealing” from Adair to Dexter on the White Pole Road.


New this year— FREE line ad space in the Adair News and Four County Bulletin to promote your sale! This ad space is on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited so get your information in. Please list your name, street address, town, and a few highlighted sale items that make your sale unique. Advertising submissions are due Wednesday, May 27th and must be emailed to

If you would like to upgrade your advertising space and be included in the Four County Bulletin AND The Stuart Herald, prices start at $25. Contact or 515-523-1010 for more information.

Then be sure to check these local newspapers for all the Marathon Sale ads starting on June 2nd.

Happy Shopping!


Also... check out our new Reflections Along the White Pole Road book.  It's available for $25 and features a foreword written by Loren Kruse, Editor-in-Chief of Successful Farming; photography by Timothy C. Florer of Rural Iowa Ruins and Against the Current; and short recollections from older residents as interviewed by area students. 

Visit one of these locations to purchase your books.  You'll save money by buying local.

- Rolling Hills Bank & Trust, Exchange State Bank
CASEY- Rolling Hills Bank & Trust
MENLO- Rolling HIlls Bank & Trust, Kalbach Station
- Rolling Hills Bank & Trust, First State Bank, Morrison Chevrolet
- First State Bank

Not from the area?  Then visit or call 1-800-678-5752. 

This book project was made possible by the Empowering Adair County Foundation, the Guthrie County Community Foundation, West Central Cooperative, Adair and Guthrie County Farm Bureaus and the communities of Adair, Casey, Menlo, Stuart, and Dexter, Iowa.