Archive for February, 2011

Class 3A Boys State Tournament Bracket Released

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 10:00 pm

After sub-state action wrapped up Monday night, the Class 3A Boys State Tournament Bracket has been released.

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Basketball Scores From Monday Night

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 9:45 pm

Class 3A

Bishop Heelan Catholic, Sioux City 76, LeMars 50
Dallas Center-Grimes 54, Ballard 28
MOC-Floyd Valley 69, Carroll 56
Marion 48, Benton, Van Horne 44
Mount Pleasant 43, Pella 42
Norwalk 84, Carlisle 54
Wahlert, Dubuque 62, Solon 49
Waverly-Shell Rock 80, Clear Lake 47

Final Bible Basics At Saint Anthony

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 12:00 pm

You’re invited to join St. Anthony Parish for the final Bible Basics program this Sunday.

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School Buses Deliver Children Safely To, From School

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 10:29 am

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Every winter our school bus drivers drive tens of thousands of miles through difficult driving conditions including snow, ice, and occasional blizzard conditions without incident.

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Computer Desk For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 9:45 am

FOR SALE: computer desk for $20

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Patio Funriture

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 9:29 am

FOR SALE: wood patio table and chairs, windmills, bird houses, and feeders…please call 641-625-4148

Snowmobile, Hot Wheels For Sale

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 9:21 am

FOR SALE: 440 Jag Articat snowmobile for $1000, Hot Wheels collection…please call 641-842-2259.

Monday, February 28

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 8:14 am

Birthday Winner: Megan Kingery
Anniversary Winner: None

Saturday, February 26

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 8:05 am

Birthday Winner: Hannah Hatch
Anniversary Winner: Roland and Ruby Van Vark

Knoxville School Board Meets Tonight

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville School Board will meet in regular session this evening.

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Branstad, Reynolds To Hold Town Hall Meeting At Vermeer

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds will be in Pella Wednesday.

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Supervisors Meet This Morning

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session this morning.

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School Board Meeting Preview

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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The Pella Community School Board will meet in regular session this afternoon.

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Melcher-Dallas LOSST Will Expire This Year if Not Renewed

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Melcher-Dallas’s Local Option Sales and Services Tax will expire at the end of this year if it is not renewed by voters during a special election tomorrow.

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Progess At Statehouse Normal, Van Engelenhoven says

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Progress in the state legislature is moving forward at a reasonable rate, says State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven.

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New Sheriff’s Deputy Says Things are Off to a Good Start

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A new, yet possibly familiar face can be seen around Marion County now that the Sheriff’s office has hired their new deputy.

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Ag In The Classroom This Thursday

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Area students who haven’t had much experience on a farm will get just that with an Ag In The Classroom event on Thursday.

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State Park Camping Reservations Now Available Online

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Though there is snow on the ground and daily high temperatures are still hovering around the freezing point, believe it or not spring is right around the corner and camping season will be here before too long.

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Pella Christian, PCM Advance To State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Both Pella Christian and PCM have made the class 2A Boys Basketball Tournament.

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Sheriff’s Report February 27, 2011

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:19 am

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

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