Archive for November, 2010

Dordt Throttles Central Women at Pizza Ranch Classic

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:57 am

Playing another NAIA school at the Pizza Ranch Classic at Northwestern College was none too kind to the Central College women’s basketball team, as they were dominated by Dordt College 106-58 yesterday.

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Central Men Blown Out in Minnesota

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:57 am

After handily defeating Concordia-Moorhead last season, the Central College men’s basketball team found itself on the wrong end of another blowout, as the Cobbers clobbered the Dutch 80-53 Saturday in Moorhead, Minnesota.

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PCM Boys Looking For A Challenging Trip To The Heart of Iowa Conference

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:56 am

The P-C-M Boys Basketball Squad is looking to have another solid season under long-time head Coach Fred Lorensen.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Making Preparations For Season Opener Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 29th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Melcher-Dallas will open up the boys basketball season tomorrow night against Moravia.

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November 28th

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 8:00 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER: Sue Wimms
ANNIVERSARY WINNER: Rick and Joe Van Donsler

Industry Forum for the Knoxville VA Campus This Week

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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An Industry Forum for interested developers to present their plans for the Knoxville VA campus will be held this week.

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Sinterklaas in Pella Yesterday

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

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Sinterklaas arrived in Pella yesterday for the 34th annual Sinterklaas parade.

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Final Day of the Holiday Craft Fair

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Sunday is the final day of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum’s second annual craft fair.

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Percussion Ensemble Performs Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:27 am

The Central College Percussion Ensemble will perform Tuesday in Douwstra Auditorium.

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Slight Unemployment Decrease in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Though unemployment in the U.S. remained unchanged and increased in Iowa the rate of jobless workers in Marion County decreased slightly for the month of October.

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Garage Fire in Pershing Tuesday Morning

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Indiana Township Fire Department, Knoxville Fire and Rescue and Marion County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a structure fire shortly after 5am Tuesday morning near Pershing.

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AIDS Memorial Quilt on Display

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Part of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display at Central College this week.

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Public Feedback Wanted For Hickory Ridge Project

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is looking for feedback from area residents about the Hickory Ridge Wilderness Camp.

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Construction on Main Street

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:21 am

For almost one month, work has been taking place on North Main Street in Pella to construct new water mains.

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Sheriff’s Report November 27, 2010

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:19 am

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

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Knoxville Boys Basketball To Open Season Tuesday In Albia

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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

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Knoxville Girls Basketball Eagerly Waiting Tuesday’s Opener

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 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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PCM Boys Looking For Great Things To Start The Season

Posted: Sunday, November 28th, 2010 at 5:56 am

The P-C-M Boys Basketball Squad is looking to have another solid season under long-time head Coach Fred Lorensen.

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William Verhoef

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:46 pm

Funeral Services for William Verhoef, aged 91 will be held on Monday, November 29 at 1:30 p.m. , at Covenant Reformed Church, Pella, Iowa.

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Margaret Van Vark

Posted: Saturday, November 27th, 2010 at 6:38 pm

Funeral Services for Margaret Van Vark, aged 95 of Pella, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, 2010 , at the Second Reformed Church.

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