Archive for May, 2010

Knoxville Schools Improve Electronic Communication with Parents

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Knoxville Schools implemented the JMC Student Record Management Software district-wide this year, and principals recently gave a report to the school board about the progress that has been made in electronic communication with parents.

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Ag Protection Programs Deadline is Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

The deadline for farmers to sign up for two agricultural revenue protection programs comes on Tuesday.

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KNIA/KRLS Candidates Forum Tomorrow Evening

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

KNIA/KRLS will be hosting a candidates forum for local political candidates on Tuesday.

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Scholarships Granted to Pella Nurses

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The Pella Hospital Auxiliary recently awarded seven scholarships to local students to help them get the education necessary to become a Registered Nurse.

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Pella Boys Golf Finishes 6th in Class 3A State Golf Meet

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:02 am

The Pella boys golf team improved on their score from day one by six strokes shooting a 334 on the final day of the Class 3A State Golf Tournament yesterday, and moved up one spot in the team standings to finish sixth overall with a two day total of 674.

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State Bound! Knoxville Edges Pella in Shootout

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:01 am

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Warm, sunny weather and a large crowd for both teams provided the ideal backdrop for a thrilling substate final between the Knoxville and Pella boys soccer teams.

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Brown Honors Hockett In Win; Anderson Takes 360 Feature; Stevenson Wins 305 Main

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Several drivers at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night paid tribute to Jesse Hockett by placing his number 77 somewhere on their cars.

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Pella Christian Softball Wins 2 of 3 at Weekend Tourney

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian softball team recovered from an early loss to win a pair of one-run games during a tournament at Southeast Warren on Saturday.

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Relays Push Central Men’s Track to Top 20 National Finish

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 5:59 am

Behind two sixth place finishes in relay events on Saturday, the Central College men’s track and field team earned another top 20 national finish as they completed the NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships in Berea, Ohio.

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Pella’s Gerber/Weseman Finish 8th in Class 1A State Doubles Tournament

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 5:59 am

Pella’s doubles team of Jared Gerber and Max Weseman ended their high school tennis careers with an eighth place finish in the Class 1A State Doubles Tournament at Byrnes Park Tennis Complex in Waterloo yesterday.

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Knoxville Loses First Baseball Games Of 2010

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

Knoxville baseball felt the sting of its first losses of the season at the Ames Invitational Saturday.

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Bishop’s Big Bat Helps Knoxville Softball Go 3-0 In Centerville Saturday

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 5:56 am

Knoxville went three-and-oh at the Centerville Softball Invitational Saturday.

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PCM’s Jennings Is 2A State Medalist While Mustangs Are Runner-Up; Pleasantville 10th

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 5:55 am

P-C-M’s Matt Jennings shot a second round 75 and was good enough to win the class two-A state medalist State Boys Golf Meet Saturday at the Lake Panorama National Resort in Panora.

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Sunday, May 30

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 7:31 am

Birthday Winner: Lyla Carter

Anniversary Winner: None

Saturday, May 29

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 7:27 am

Birthday Winner: Mark Krozier

Anniversary Winner: Mark and Beth Speltz

Memorial Day Celebrations Continue Monday

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Monday we celebrate Memorial Day, a day to commemorate the men and women who have lost their lives in the United States Military.

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Memorial Service Today in Pella

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Pella’s American Legion Van Veen-Van Hemert Post 89 will be holding a program today to remember veterans as part of Memorial Day weekend.

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Board of Supervisors Special Session Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session Tuesday morning.

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Final Local Graduation Will be Held Today

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:27 am

It’s graduation today for the seniors at PCM High School.

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KNIA/KRLS Local Candidates Forum Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

KNIA/KRLS will be hosting a candidates forum for local political candidates on Tuesday.

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