Archive for January, 2011

Pella Christian Boys Escape ADM

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Pella Christian escaped ADM on Saturday with a 46-45 victory.

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Central Men’s Tennis Lose A Nail-biter

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Central College men were a serve away from a season-opening victory but were knocked off and are now 0-2 after suffering a 5-4 defeat against Nebraska Wesleyan Univ. and a 9-0 loss to Augustana College.

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Melcher-Dallas Girls Fall At SE Warren

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Melcher-Dallas fell to Southeast Warren in girls basketball last night 53-45.

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Pella Christian Rolls Over Eddysville-Blakesburg

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:55 am

The Lady Eagles took their momentum from a big win over South Tama Friday night and rolled Eddysville-Blakesburg 86-57 on Saturday.

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Knoxville’s Coaches vs. Cancer Next Saturday

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:54 am

Next Saturday is Knoxville’s Coaches vs. Cancer Night.

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Coaches Vs. Cancer Planned For Pella; Pella Christian

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 5:53 am

Pella Christian and Pella High Schools have joined together to put on a Coaches versus Cancer night.

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Knoxville Man Sentenced to 68 Months in Federal Prison

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 8:50 am

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A Marion County man, wanted in two southern states and caught in Knoxville last spring has been sentenced to 68 months in federal prison for possession of a stolen firearm and failure to register as a sex offender.

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Supervisors Discuss the Next Fiscal Year’s Budget

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in special session yesterday to discuss the 2011-2012 fiscal year budget.

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Van Engelenhoven Will Work For Slimmer Government

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven says he supports many of the Governor’s recent budget proposals.

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McKinley Weighs in on the Resolution in Support of a Veterans Recovery Center in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Senator Paul McKinley says he feels it’s important to find out what the Knoxville community thinks before the Iowa Senate approves a resolution in regards to the local VA campus.

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Titan Machinery Moving To New Location

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Titan Machinery is taking over the building that formerly housed Heritage Lace.

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Library Forums Collect Suggestions from the Knoxville Community

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Two public forums were held this week to get community input on what they would like to see in the future at the Knoxville Public Library.

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Jazzmania Returns To Central

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Central College has announced performers for its 32nd annual Jazzmania concert.

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Education Foundation Chili Cook Off Raises Funds for Knoxville Schools

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville Education Foundation held their most successful Chili Cook Off to date last week.

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Hunter’s Safety Classes Set To Begin

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Marion County Conservation Board, Marion County Sportsman’s Club and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are planning the annual hunter’s safety courses for 2011.

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Knoxville Chamber Banquet This Evening

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

This evening Knoxville residents will gather together at the Swamp Fox Pub and Grille to celebrate a great year and kick off an even better one at this year’s Knoxville Chamber of Commerce awards banquet.

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Pella High Students Compete In Science Bowl

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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A team from Pella High School will be competing in the Regional Science Bowl Saturday

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Sheriff’s Report January 28, 2011

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:19 am

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

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Pella Christian Boys Roll Past South Tama for Homecoming Win

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian boys overpowered South Tama for the second time this season, as the Eagles cruised past the Trojans 78-47 in last night’s Homecoming game.

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First Quarter Outburst Propels Pella Christian Girls to Victory Over South Tama

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian knocked down five 3-pointers in the first quarter against South Tama last night to jump out to a 21-8 advantage en route to a 60-45 Homecoming victory; as the Lady Eagles handed the Trojans their first loss in the Little Hawkeye Conference.

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