Archive for February, 2010

Defense Continues to be Strong Point for Pella Boys

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 5:55 am

The Pella boys basketball team has been known for two things this season…hustle and aggressiveness and defense.

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World Of Outlaws Head To Las Vegas This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 5:53 am

The World of Outlaws second stop of the season is at the Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend.

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Boeyink to Serve as Interim Central Women’s Golf Coach

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 5:53 am

Veteran coach Gary Boeyink, who helped launch the women’s athletics program at Central College in 1973, is serving as interim women’s golf coach for the 2010 spring season.

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Loyal Cox

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 2:23 am

Funeral Services for Loyal “Babe” Cox, age 88 of Knoxville will be held on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at Williams Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 2, 2010 from 3-7 p.m. with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will be held after the service on Wednesday at Graceland Cemetery in Knoxville. Online condolences may be sent to www.williamsfhknoxville.com.

Clarence Duinink

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 2:20 am

Funeral services for Clarence Duinink, 89 of Montezuma will begin at 10:00am Tuesday at the Holland-Coble Funeral Home in Montezuma. Burial will follow in the Jackson Township Cemetery in Montezuma. No visitation is planned. Holland-Coble Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Pella Area Quilt Guild Meeting

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 12:00 pm

Title: Pella Area Quilt Guild Meeting
Location: Third Reformed Church
Description: The Pella Area Quilt Guild are holding their next meeting on Tuesday, March 2nd at 7:00 pm at the Third Reformed Church in the lower level north, Room 101. The program is titled, “What You Can Do For Your Longarmer” by Vicki Swensen from Country Quilt Studio. New members and guests are always welcome.
Start Time: 19:00
Date: 2010-03-02

Knoxville Ladies Auxiliary VFW Ham and Bean Feed

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 11:59 am

Title: Knoxville Ladies Auxiliary VFW Ham and Bean Feed
Location: John Meyers VFW Post
Description: The Knoxville Ladies Auxiliary VFW are hosting a Ham and Bean Feed on Friday, March 19th from 5:00 to 7:00 at the John Meyers VFW Post. Cost is a freewill donation, and there will be sliced pie available for $1. Funds from the pie sale go towards the Cancer Fund.
Start Time: 17:00
Date: 2010-03-19
End Time: 19:00

SOS Meeting

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 11:55 am

Title: SOS Meeting
Location: Swamp Fox – Knoxville
Description: The Knoxville Save Our Stadium Committee’s next meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 10th. You’re invited to join them to hear the latest progress reports on the stadium and discussion of Homecoming activities at the Swamp Fox at 6:30.
Start Time: 18:30
Date: 2010-03-10

Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 11:54 am

Title: Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre
Location: Red Rock Cultural Center
Description: The 4th Annual Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre Old Time Radio Show is being held on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, February 26th, 27th, and 28th in the Lake Red Rock Cultural Center in Knoxville. Doors open at 6:00 on Friday and Saturday, and at 1:30 for the Saturday Matinee. Go to kniakrls.com for ticket information.
Start Date: 2010-02-26
End Date: 2010-02-28

Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 11:53 am

Title: Easter Egg Hunt
Location: Knoxville
Description: The 2010 Knoxville Community Easter Egg Hunt is coming up on Saturday, April 3rd at 1:00 at the corner of Madison and Lincoln Streets. This event is free and open to the public.
Start Time: 13:00
Date: 2010-04-03

Air Shingler Nailer

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 9:58 am

FOR SALE Porter Table Air Shingler Nailer….like new condition…uses full head nails…nails included $150 Call 641-842-4272

Rabbit Cage, Wanted…Split Season Firewood

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 9:57 am

WANTED Split seasoned firewood..FOR SALE Rabbit cage Call 641-891-2495

Riding Lawn Mowers, Snowblower Attachment

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 9:56 am

FOR SALE 3 riding mowers and a snowblower for a riding mower Call 515-745-0049

Wanted…Meat Slicer

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 9:54 am

WANTED Meat slicer Call 641-891-7753

Friday, February 26

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 8:23 am

Birthday Winner: Riley Collins

Anniversary Winner: Joe and Shannon Ruth

Vander Plaats to Visit Knoxville Tuesday

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Republican candidate for governor, Bob Vander Plaats will make a campaign appearance in Marion County next week.

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State Rep. from Pella Discusses Legislative Deadline

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 6:29 am

The end of this week marks second of two self-imposed deadlines for Iowa lawmakers.

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Knoxville Schools Work on Core Curriculum Implementation Plan

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville School Board received an update on the Iowa Core Curriculum at their meeting this week. 

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Habitat for Humanity Home in Pella Officially Sold

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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The newest house built by Habitat for Humanity of Marion County officially has new owners.

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Iowa Senate Passes Bill Requiring Employee Handbooks

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Senate recently passed a bill that would require all employers that have one or more employees to have a written handbook that complies with all federal and state laws.

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