Archive for October, 2009

Door-To-Door For Helping Hands

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 6:22 am

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Some Knoxville High School students will be trick-or-treating this Friday during Beggar’s Night, but in a different style than normal.

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Presentation on “Dying Well” Tonight in Pella

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 6:21 am

A community presentation on the difficult topic of “Dying Well” will be featured Thursday night in Pella.

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Ella M. Lemon

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 5:48 am

Funeral Services for Ella “Maurine” Lemon, aged 91, of Knoxville, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, November 2, 2009 at Williams Funeral Home of Knoxville.

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Playoff Football Scores from 10-28-09

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 9:49 pm

Pella – 31

Williamsburg – 24

 

Pella Christian – 25

Panorama – 30

 

PCM – 7

Kuemper Catholic – 36

 

Melcher-Dallas – 28

Ankeny Christian – 69

Madlyne M. Chappell

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 2:58 pm

Graveside Services for Madlyne M. Chappell, aged 83, of Chariton, will be held Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 11 a.m. at Chariton Cemetery in Chariton.

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Wednesday, October 28

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 8:21 am

Birthday Winner: Shawna Ford                                                                 Anniversary Winner: Rich and Connie Lambirth

Pella Christian Volleyball Blanks Eddyville-Blakesburg in Regional Quarterfinals

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Pella Christian’s volleyball team continues to work their way toward the State Volleyball Tournament, following a sweep of Eddyville-Blakesburg last night in the Regional Quarterfinals.

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Twin Cedars Advances to The Regional Semi-Finals

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:41 am

Twin Cedars continued its dominance through the class 1A volleyball Regional with a 3-0 sweep last night against North Mahaska.

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Melcher-Dallas Falls To GVP

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:40 am

Melcher-Dallas fell to Grandview Park Baptist last night in Class 1A Regional Volleyball.

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Pella Ready for Challenge at Williamsburg Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:39 am

After finishing the regular season 6-3 and earning the fourth seed out of Class 3A District 6, Pella travels to Williamsburg, the Class 3A District 5 champion tonight for a sub state matchup.

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Melcher-Dallas Looks To Match Up with Ankeny Christian

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:38 am

Melcher-Dallas travels to Johnston and plays number two seed Ankeny Christian Academy.

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Pella Christian Hosts Panorama in Football Postseason Opener

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:37 am

The Pella Christian football team opens its postseason campaign tonight, as the Eagles will host the Panthers of Panorama.

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PCM Battles Kuemper Catholic In Sub State Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:36 am

P-C-M will make the journey to Jefferson tonight to play Kuemnper Catholic in the class 2A sub state.

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Knoxville Looking Forward to Running at State Meet

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:35 am

The Knoxville boys will run in the state cross country meet for the first time since 2006 this Saturday.

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Central Volleyball Shines On Senior Night

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:34 am

Seniors took the stage for the Central College volleyball team Tuesday, helping the Dutch wrap up the home-season schedule with a swift 25-15, 25-7, 25-9 sweep of Buena Vista.

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Former Panther Swanson Ranked Nationally

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:33 am

Former Knoxville Wrestling Standout Josh Swanson is ranked 11th nationally in the pre season N-A-I-A polls for the 157 pound weight class.

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Central’s McKenzie Named Men’s Soccer Player of Week

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:31 am

Central College forward Brett McKenzie has been named the Iowa Conference men’s soccer player of the week.

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Central Men win, Women Fall

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:31 am

Central College found some second-half spark for the second straight outing and scored a 3-1 men’s soccer win over Augustana College Tuesday.

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Marion County H1N1 Vaccination Appointments for Select Groups

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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Marion County Public Health Officials are now scheduling H1N1 vaccination appointments for children aged 5 to 18 years old with chronic medical conditions that could lead to complications from the flu.

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Progress Slow-Going on Beach Reconstruction Project at Red Rock

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:29 am

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Work on the reconstruction of the North Overlook beach at Lake Red Rock has been slow moving, thanks to last week’s wet weather, but the project continues to move forward.

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