Archive for August, 2009

Daryl Jay Clipperton

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2009 at 4:14 am

Funeral service for Daryl Jay Clipperton, age 64, of Hamilton will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, August 31, 2009 at the Winfield-Evans-McCleery Funeral Home of Knoxville.

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Bobbie (Bob) Seibert, Sr.

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 4:59 pm

Funeral services for Bobbie (Bob) Seibert, Sr., of Norwalk, will be held on Monday, August 31, 2009 at the Apostolic Church in Knoxville at 2:00 p.m.

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Pella Christian Football at New London Re-scheduled for Saturday at 6PM

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 9:58 am

Pella Christian football at New London scheduled for tonight has been postponed to Saturday night at 6PM in New London.

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Lieutenant Governor Speaks in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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Lieutenant Governor Patty Judge was in Knoxville Thursday, as the guest speaker for the Marion County Farm Bureau’s 91st annual meeting.

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Central College Receives Special Rebate from Alliant Energy Company

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:29 am

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Central College recently received a nearly $26,000 rebate check from an Alliant Energy subsidiary company for its proactive efforts in reducing the college’s energy usage.

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Doctors Testify in McGinnis Murder Trial

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:28 am

The murder trial of 39-year-old Knoxville resident Steven Dean McGinnis continued Thursday in the Marion County Courthouse.

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Housing Market on the Upswing in Marion County

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:27 am

The national housing market saw a strong rebound from July to August, and that trend has been somewhat mirrored in Marion County.

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Knoxville Public Library Receives Accreditation

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:26 am

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A recently received accreditation means continued state aid and recognition for the Knoxville Public Library.

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Tourism Up During This Year’s Nationals at Vermeer Mill in Pella

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Tourism at the Vermeer Mill and Historical Village in Pella was up during this year’s Knoxville Nationals.

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Knoxville Test Scores Show Improvement

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:24 am

Student testing scores in Knoxville have showed significant improvement in the last year.

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Recent Meeting Was the Last for Two Pella School Board Members

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:23 am

This past week’s meeting was the final official obligation for two Pella School Board members who will not seek re-election for another term.

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Over 200 People Attend VA Event in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:22 am

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A soft rain fell on Knoxville as around 200 people attended a celebration and cookout at the VA Campus Thursday.

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Law Enforcement Continues Increased Focus on Intoxicated Drivers

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:21 am

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Area law enforcement agencies are continuing to focus on intoxicated drivers this weekend as part of the latest Special Traffic Enforcement Program, or “STEP” wave.

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Big Win for Pella Christian Volleyball

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:20 am

Pella Christian volleyball knocked off Winterset the number 13 ranked team in Class 3A last night in a hard fought match 3-2.

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Third Annual Farm Crawl Set for October

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:20 am

Marion County Farms are being featured in the third annual Farm Crawl October 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Pella Car Dealership Partners with KNIA/KRLS Radio to Recognize Local Teachers

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:19 am

KNIA/KRLS and Ulrich Motor Company of Pella have announced a new program that will recognize teachers in the Marion County Area.

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Pella Heads to Washington Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:15 am

5TH ranked Pella opens the football season tonight as they travel to Washington.

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Knoxville/PCM Battle Tonight to Kick Off 2009 Football Season

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:11 am

Week one of the high school football season kicks off tonight as Knoxville travels to P-C-M.

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Melcher Dallas Opens Football Season Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:00 am

Melcher-Dallas defeated Murray last season to kick off to the 2008 season, and the Saints will look to repeat the dominant result.

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Knoxville’s DesCamps Hopes for Big Senior Season With Drake Golf

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2009 at 6:00 am

Drake will have a Knoxville native playing for the Bulldogs Golf team this season.

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