Archive for September, 2010

Girls Soccer to Expand to Three Classes Starting in Spring

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 5:55 am

The Board of Directors of the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union unanimously voted to expand Iowa girls’ high school soccer to three classes yesterday.

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Twin Cedars Positioning For Playoff Run

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Twin Cedars has a chance to clinch a winning season in eight-man District five tomorrow night against Seymour.

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Larry McMahan

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 5:36 am

Funeral services fro Larry McMahan age 65 of New Sharon will be at 11:00am Saturday at the Bethel Baptist Church in Oskaloosa. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00pm Friday at the Harden Funeral Home in New Sharon. Interment will be in the Union Mills Cemetery. Harden Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Injury Accident in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 1:24 pm

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The Knoxville Police Department, Knoxville Fire and Rescue and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call to an injury accident at 5th and Competine in Knoxville at approximately 12:40 this afternoon.

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Free Treadmill

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:25 am

FREE: treadmill…please call 641-780-3092

Dodge Neon For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:24 am

FOR SALE: 2001 Dodge Neon 103,000 miles…please call 641-891-5117

Garage Sales Sept. 29th

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 9:24 am

2398 Story Street in Bussey Friday 2-6pm and Saturday 8-4
2016 Highway 5 in Attica

Heavy Fog on Lake Red Rock

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 8:05 am

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Cool night temperatures and warmer lake and pond temperatures created fog over many bodies of water in Marion County early this morning and last night. This photo was taken at dawn from the north end of the Red Rock Dam on T-15.

Bull and Agan in Pella Today

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 7:39 am

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Marion County Republican party chair Irene Blom says that Republican candidate for Marion County Attorney Ed Bull and Republican candidate for the Marion County Board of Supervisors Craig Agan will be in Pella today to visit the city.

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Knoxville Schools Will Try Busing Middle School Students

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Beginning Wednesday the Knoxville school district is going to experiment with providing transportation for middle school students.

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Nice Weather Helps Farmers During Harvest

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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As soon as harvest began it seemed like farmers were delayed again by the rain that occurred last week.

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National Guard Armory Dedication Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Community leaders, members of the armed forces, along with representatives from federal, state and local governments will take part in a dedication ceremony this weekend to commemorate the completion of renovations at the Knoxville National Guard armory.

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Fall Colors Will Appear In The Next Two Weeks

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Summer is over and the leaves are about to start changing in Marion County as the fall colors should start to show in the next two weeks.

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New Class of KHS Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Selected

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Four former Panthers have been selected as the new inductees to the Knoxville High School Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Visual Artist at Central

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Starting on Wednesday, visual artist Ellen Wiener will hold a exhibition titled “Ways of Looking” as part of Central College’s inaugural year, Horizon’s of Opportunity.

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Five Knoxville Dancers Selected to the All-Iowa Dance Team

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Five members of the Knoxville High School K-line dance team have been selected as part of the 2010 All-Iowa Honors Dance Team.

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Another Teacher Granted Early Retirement In Pella

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

As KNIA/KRLS News recently reported, Superintendent Mark Wittmer along with several other Pella Community Schools Faculty were granted early retirement.

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2010 Farm Crawl This Sunday

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:22 am


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Area residents are invited to a free event this weekend to tour some of the finest family farms in south-central Iowa.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Continues

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Home Shopping Extravaganza continues today with another day of savings for KNIA/KRLS listeners.

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Sheriff’s Report September 28, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at 6:19 am

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

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