Archive for December, 2010

Pella Regional Health Center Honors Employees

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Pella Regional Health Center recently hosted an Employee Recognition Breakfast to honor employees who have reached or will reach milestone anniversaries during the months from September through December.

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Local High School Teachers Stress the Importance of Being Involved in Music

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Several studies show that music education can be beneficial in a variety of ways such as improving early development, improving concentration and stress release.

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USP Auditions for Hitchcock Begin Next Month

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:23 am

After a successful production of Annie, the Union Street Players are getting ready to perform again.

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Knoxville Chamber Banquet Tickets Now Available

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Tickets are now available for the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce annual awards banquet.

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Knoxville Chamber Banquet Tickets Now Available

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am
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Tickets are now available for the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce annual awards banquet.

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Red Nose Ice Fishing Tournament Less Than One Month Away

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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The Red Rock Lake Association will present the 2nd Annual Red Rock Red Nose Ice Fishing Tournament next month.

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Sheriff’s Report December 27, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 6:19 am

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

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Knoxville Boys Basketball Looking Forward To 2011 And Starting Off Well

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 5:59 am

While last Monday’s loss to Chariton to end the first part of the Knoxville Boys Basketball season was disappointing, Coach Clint Driftmier says the players will get back at it this week in preparation for next Tuesday’s game with Grinnell.

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Boys Basketball Rankings

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 5:59 am

The latest Radio Iowa boys high school basketball poll has been released, with little changes in the rankings.

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Little Dutch Season Review

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 5:58 am

With the holiday break among us, it’s a good time to take a look at the first “half” of the season for our Pella Little Dutch.

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Knoxville Girls Basketball To Hold Scrimmage This Friday

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad will get in some time against other teams during the Holiday Break this Friday with a scrimmage with Pleasantville and Lynnville-Sully.

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Melcher-Dallas Boys Set For Second Half of Season

Posted: Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 at 5:42 am

Coach Jim Wells and the Melcher-Dallas boys basketball team finished the first half of the season with a 4-3 mark and are heading into the holiday break with an eye toward improvement.

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Dolores Dutemple

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 10:53 pm

Funeral services for Dolores Dutemple age 90, of Albia, will be held Wednesday at 11AM at Trinity United Methodist Church in Albia.

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Doug Doss

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 10:50 pm

Funeral Services for Doug Doss, age 51 of Milo, will be held Tuesday at 10:30AM at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Milo.

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Dennis Jones

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 10:43 pm

A Celebration of Life Service for Dennis Jones, age 69 of Derby, Iowa will be held on Wednesday at 2PM at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton.

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Arlene “Jean” Van Wyk

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 5:48 pm

Funeral Services for Arlene “Jean” Ferguson Van Wyk, age 81, will be held at 10AM Wednesday at the Iles Funeral Home-Grandview Park Chapel 3211 Hubbell Ave. in Des Moines.

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UPDATE: Two Transported to the Hospital for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 2:45 pm

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Two Knoxville residents were transported to the hospital for carbon monoxide exposure this morning.

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Trailer Home Fire in Pershing Sunday Evening

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 12:49 pm

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Several area agencies worked together to fight a trailer fire in Pershing Sunday evening.

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December 27th

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 8:00 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER:  Jennifer Hulvert

ANNIVERSARY WINNER:  Larry and Rose Ann Rowley

Update on Rollover Accident on Highway G76 Friday

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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As previously reported by KNIA/KRLS news, Columbia Fire and Rescue, Marion County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa State Patrol responded to a rollover accident on highway G76, west of highway 14 at approximately 1pm Friday.

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