Archive for November, 2010

Dogs For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 9:10 am

For Sale: Shihpoos, $350, Dachsunds $350, Havazu (Havanese & Shihtzu mix) $435…call or text 820-0501

TV For Free

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 9:05 am

Free: Sharp TV 19″…call 842-4765

Firewood For Free

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 9:05 am

Free: Ash firewood, u-cut…call 842-6977

Franklin Vander Broek

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 8:29 am

Funeral services for Franklin Vander Broek, age 75 of Monroe, will be held on Wednesday, December 1st at 1:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church in Newton, with burial following at Silent City Cemetery in Monroe.

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November 29th

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 8:00 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER: Chris Arnold
ANNIVERSARY WINNER: Randy and Denise Emal

Industry Forum for EUL of the Knoxville VA Friday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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An Industry Forum about the potential Enhanced Use Lease of the Knoxville VA campus will be held this week.

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Superintendents Speak About IASB Convention

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Superintendents and board members from our local school districts attended the Iowa Association of School Boards convention earlier this month.

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Pertussis Clinics Available for Children in the County Next Month

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Though the Iowa pertussis outbreak has not yet affected Marion County this season it is important to take the necessary steps to prevent catching the disease.

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New additions at Big Rock Park

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Big Rock Park has seen several new additions this fall.

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Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is Planning Their Annual Banquet

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Now that the large fall/winter event has concluded, the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is working to plan their annual banquet.

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Vasef Speaking at Central on Tuesday

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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On Tuesday, the Iowa United Nations Association Executive Director will visit Central College to discuss the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as well as the possible secession of South Sudan in the large African nation of Sudan.

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Local Scouts Help Fundraise for Hickory Ridge

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Fundraising for the Hickory Ridge Wilderness Camp is in the home stretch with just $23,000 left to raise for the $405,000 project and local scouts have been doing their part to help.

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Garden Club Tour Of Homes Begins In Pella

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The 48th annual Pella Garden Club Tour of Homes begins this week.

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Knoxville Raceway Announces 2011 Season Schedule

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Knoxville Raceway has announced its 2011 schedule of events.

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Union Street Players Presents: Annie

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The Union Street Players production of Annie begins this week at Joan Kuyper Farver Auditorium at the Pella Community Center.

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Sheriff’s Report November 28, 2010

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:19 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO EIGHT CALLS FOR SERVICE. INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ONE RESCUE, ONE REQUEST FOR ASSISTANCE, THREE MOTORIST ASSISTS, ONE ALARM, ONE ACCIDENT, AND ONE DOMESTIC.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING EIGHT SUBJECTS,

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS TWO PEOPLE WERE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL.

CRANDALL,STACEY DESHAWN OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED

LEWIN,RHONDA MAY ASSAULT W/ INJURY X 2
BURGLARY 1ST DEGREE

AS WITH ANY CRIMINAL CASE, A CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION AND A DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY

Knoxville Boys Will Open Up Tomorrow At Albia

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:00 am

The opening tip of the Knoxville boy’s basketball season will be Tuesday in Albia.

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Year of Growth, Maturity Should Benefit Pella Christian Boys

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 6:00 am

The much anticipated basketball season gets its official start tonight for the Pella Christian boys basketball team, and few observers are more excited about the possibilities for this year’s team than Head Coach Larry Hessing.

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Pella Girls Basketball Emphasizing Defense in Early Season Practices

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:59 am

After a very tough season opener with top-ranked Ballard, the Pella girls basketball team has a few days off to recharge and continue to jell as a unit.

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Knoxville Girls Basketball Set To Open Up Tomorrow Night

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad has waited for what seems like forever to get the season started.

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