Archive for August, 2010

Pleasantville Football Supper

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 10:28 pm

Title: Pleasantville Football Supper
Location: Pleasantville Senior Center
Description: Due to maintenance at the New Hope United Methodist Church, their first football supper on Friday, September 3rd will be held at the Pleasantville Senior Center from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. They hope to be back in their basement starting on Friday, September 10th and before each home game during the season.
Start Time: 17:00
Date: 2010-09-03
End Time: 19:00

VA Awards Mowing Contract–May be Challenged

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 8:16 pm

The Veterans Affairs Central Iowa Health Care System in Des Moines has announced the award of a contract for grounds maintenance for the VA campus in Knoxville.

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Terry Dean Vancenbrock

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:20 pm

Funeral Services for Terry Dean Vancenbrock age 41 of Knoxville will be held on Friday, September 3rd at the Living Word Fellowship at 1:00 p.m.

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33rd Annual LWML Salad Luncheon

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 5:19 pm

The 33rd Annual Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Salad Luncheon will be held on Saturday, September 11th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Knoxville.  There will also be a craft and bake sale.  Cost for the luncheon is $5 for adults and $2 for kids 13 and under.  All proceeds will go towards Mission projects.

New Hope Church Ice Cream Social

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 5:17 pm

New Hope Community Church in Pella is holding their ice cream social on Thursday, September 9th from 4:30 to 6:30 pm.  They’ll be serving pork patties, brats, hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, homemade pie, and ice cream.  Cost is a freewill donation towards the building fund.

Calvary CRC Coffee Break Program

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 5:13 pm

The fall season of the Calvary Christian Reformed Church Tuesday morning coffee break programs will begin on Tuesday, September 14th at 9:45 and will dismiss at 11:15.  Bible study materials will be distributed, and they will begin the season studying the book of Jonah.  There are children’s activities for ages 3 to 6 and a nursery is provided for children age 2 and younger.  All programs are free.  For more information, call Cindy at 628-9037.

David G. Fleming

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 2:24 pm

[simage=3770,200,y,left] Funeral services for David G. Fleming, age 61, of Knoxville will be held on Friday at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m.

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Clifford DeMoss

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 1:57 pm

[simage=3771,200,y,right] Funeral services for Clifford DeMoss, age 60 of Knoxville, will be held Saturday, September 4th, 2010 at 11am at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home.

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Tuesday, August 31

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 8:15 am

Birthday Winner: Rick Descamp

Anniversary Winner: Joe and Tammy Thomas

Home Near a Lake Red Rock Tributary is Slipping Into the Water

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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There is a house sliding into a tributary of Lake Red Rock, and three more in the county are at risk, says Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson.

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Former Speaker of the House to Visit Pella

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:29 am

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One of the leading figures in the Republican party will be in Pella next Thursday.

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Sheriff Goemaat Says New Gun Laws Won’t Have a Large Impact on Issuance in Marion County

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Beginning January 1st of 2011, there will be new regulations implemented that affect the issuance of conceal and carry permits in the state of Iowa.

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Pella Indoor Pool looking to repair Roof

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Work is underway on repairs to the roof of Pella’s indoor pool.

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Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Receives Gift to Upgrade Equipment

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Radiology Department of the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics will soon receive an upgrade on equipment thanks to a substantial gift by the hospital foundation.

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Pella Community Schools Change Their Menu

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Pella Community Schools are becoming a little healthier, thanks to a some changes in the A la carte menu.

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Sergeant Alvin Olivier Retires from the Knoxville Police Department Today

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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After more than 32 years of service to the Knoxville community and its citizens, Police Sergeant Alvin Olivier will retire today.

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On-Field Training Staff Prepares For Season

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

Several organizations in Pella recently completed training for medical assistance on the sidelines for football games this fall.

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Leadership Red Rock Now Accepting Applications

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Leadership Red Rock is now accepting applications for their class of 2011.

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Monroe Man Charged With OWI

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

A Monroe man was arrested on multiple charges last week following a traffic stop by Prairie City Police.

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Sheriff’s Report August 30, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:19 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO SEVEN CALLS FOR SERVICE.

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