Archive for May, 2010

Memorial Day Weekend Safety Reminder

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

This Memorial Day weekend Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat urges residents to be very cautious and responsible. 

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Pella High School Seniors Take Part in Commencement

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Hundreds of friends and family members of Pella Community High School’s Class of 2010 filled the Kuyper Fieldhouse at Central College to celebrate the seniors graduation from high school.

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Memorial Day Celebrations in Knoxville Monday

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:28 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 Day Service in Pella Sunday

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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

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Knoxville City Council Special Meeting Recap

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in special session Friday afternoon.

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Memorial Day Changes Business Availability in Pella

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Saturday may be the last chance to handle certain items of business in Pella before the Memorial Day holiday extends the weekend.

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“Art 101″ to Open in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Brothers Felix and Frank Matthias are opening up shop to try and bring art awareness to the Knoxville community.

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County Attorney Candidate in Pella Today

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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A Republican candidate for the office of Marion County Attorney will be holding a meet-and-greet event this weekend in Pella.

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Knoxville Farmers Markets Open Today

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Opening day for the Knoxville farmers market will be held today. 

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Outdoor Fun Saturday at Lake Red Rock

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The Park Rangers at Lake Red Rock are offering a pair of programs this weekend aimed at young outdoor adventurers.

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Pioneer Days This Weekend at Historical Village

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:20 am

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The Marion County Historical Village will be full of pioneer craft demonstrators, displays, music, food and fellowship Saturday for this year’s Pioneer Days.

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Local Bank Wins Marketing Award

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:19 am

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A Pella-based bank was recently recognized with a top marketing award for banks in the state of Iowa.

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Pella Boys Golf Seventh After Day One of Class 3A State Golf Tournament

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:03 am

The Pella boys golf team struggled on a very tough course at The Harvester Golf Club and sits in seventh place after day one of the Class 3A Boys State Golf Meet.

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PCM Tied For 1st Place After 1st Round Of Class 2A State Golf

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:02 am

P-C-M and Waterloo Columbus are tied for the lead at the end of the first round of play at the class two-A boys state golf meet.

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Pella’s Gerber/Weseman Go 2-1 on Day One of Class 1A State Doubles Tournament

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:02 am

Pella’s top doubles team Jared Gerber and Max Weseman went 2-1 during day one of the Class 1A Boys State Doubles Tennis Tournament at Byrnes Park in Waterloo yesterday.

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Knoxville’s 22 Runs Blasts Winterset

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:01 am

Baseball fans at Winterset last night may have been thinking they were being treated to a football game rather than a baseball game.

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Knoxville and Pella Boys Soccer Meet Today for Shot at State

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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The Pella and Knoxville boys soccer teams meet head-to-head this afternoon, with a bid in the state soccer tournament on the line.

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PC Baseball Pounds Clarke in Quick Game

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian baseball team made quick work of Clarke, Osceola last night winning 16-0 to improve to 4-0 on the season.

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Pella Girls Soccer Drops Six Spots in Final Rankings

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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The final Iowa High School Girls Soccer rankings have been released, and the Pella girls took a bit of a tumble in Class 1-A.

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Pella Christian at SE Warren Tournament Today

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 5:59 am

After opening their season with a 7-5 win at Pleasantville, the Pella Christian softball team will continue its early season road trip today when they take part in a tournament at Southeast Warren.

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