The Iowa Flood Center said flooding this time of year is no longer an anomaly.
"Shelby is just one of those kids that you wish that you had 10 more of," Beckman Catholic High School teacher Dawn Mausser said of KCRG's September Student of the Month winner Shelby Westhoff.
The USDA Rural Development is an agency that grants loans or helps expand economic opportunities in rural areas and has state branches, which leads these efforts.
Plan on a mainly quiet morning with storms rapidly pushing across eastern Iowa this afternoon. It'll be cooler on the way home from school and work!