Archive for July, 2010

One Day Left for Local Rider on RAGBRAI

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:58 am

Knoxville resident Brian Kendall has one day of riding left to finish his first-ever trip on RAGBRAI.

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NSCHoF & Museum Second Floor Tickets Available for Next Week’s 360 Nationals and USAC Non Wingh Nationals

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:57 am

With second floor tickets eighty-percent sold out for the 50th annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals presented by Lucas Oil, August 11-14, the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum continues to sell tickets for its air-conditioned second floor for the Arnold Motor Supply ‘360’ Knoxville Nationals next Thursday through Saturday , August 5-7, and the Non-Winged Knoxville Nationals next Sunday August 8th.

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Seven Central Athletes Named to USTFCCCA All Academic Honors

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 5:55 am

Seven Central College athletes were named to the U.S. Track and Field/Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team.

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Jennifer Nichole Poli

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 5:39 pm

Funeral services for Jennifer Nichole Poli, aged 20, of Chariton will be held on Monday, August 2nd, 2010 at 3:00 pm at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. Interment will be in the Chariton Cemetery. No family visitation is planned. Memorials are to be made In care of the Jennifer Poli Family.

Knoxville Baseball Ends Season with Trip to State Tournament

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 3:53 pm

The Knoxville High School baseball team’s season came to an end Friday afternoon after a loss to Charles City 12-1 in the semifinal round of the class 3A state tournament.

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Another Arrested As a Result of Recent Drug Warrants in Marion County

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 2:46 pm

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Another individual person has been arrested in connection with the recent drug busts in Marion County. 

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Knoxville Baseball Delayed Until 1pm

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 11:27 am

The Knoxville vs Charles City Class 3A Baseball State Semi Final has been delayed until 1pm due to earlier rains in Des Moines. KNIA/KRLS will have live coverage starting with the pregame at 12:45pm and first pitch at 1pm today from Principal Park

Wanted…Washer/Dryer

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:51 am

WANTED: washer/dryer…please call 641-318-1303

Garage Sale in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:45 am

GARAGE SALE: 1019 E. Marion St. in Knoxville 8-1 Friday 8-12 Saturday

Camper

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:44 am

FOR SALE:  camper…asking $4500 please call 641-891-2522

Window A/C

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:43 am

FOR SALE:  window AC…please call 641-205-9011

Space Heater, Saw & TV Stand

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:43 am

FOR SALE:  gas space heater, antique saw, TV stand…please call 641-842-6121

Tire Changer

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:42 am

FOR SALE:  tire changer…please call 515-480-2920

Piano, Buffet, Liquor Cabinet, Cornet, Aquarium & Keyboard

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 10:40 am

FOR SALE:  Wurlitzer console piano in maple, Cherry wood antique buffet, antique liquor cabinet with glass windows, Conn cornet w/case, 55 gallon aquarium, trolling motor, Casio CTK-500 keyboard…please call 641-842-4088

Leland D. Graber PhD.

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 9:59 am

Memorial services for Leland D. Graber age 85 of Pella will be Monday August 2nd at 6:30pm at the First Baptist Church in Pella.

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Three Arrested for Pseudoephedrine Purchase Violations

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 9:58 am

Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, South Central Iowa Drug Task Force, Iowa Counter Drug Task Force, Knoxville Police Department and the Pella Police Department executed several arrest warrants yesterday resulting in the arrests of three Marion County residents.

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Friday, July 30

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 8:10 am

Birthday Winner: Ray Glover

Anniversary Winner: Roger and Janet DeMoss

President Obama Declares Federal Disaster Proclamation for 33 Iowa Counties

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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President Barack Obama issued a major disaster proclamation Thursday afternoon for 33 Iowa Counties, including Marion.

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Now is Peak Time for Crop Dusting Activity

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Aerial spraying of the state’s crops is in full swing, as crop dusters around Iowa are buzzing over corn and soybean fields.

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Sheriff Warns Marion County Residents About Contractor Scams

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat advises residents to shop locally for home improvements in order to prevent being scammed by illegitimate out-of-state companies.

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