Archive for February, 2011

Debra A. Wilcoxson

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:14 am

Funeral services for Debra A. Wilcoxson age 55 of Melrose will be Wednesday at 10:00am at the Sinnott-Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Albia.

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William Peter O’Brien

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:09 am

A funeral mass will be held for Willaim Peter O’Brien age 65 of Pella on Wednesday at 10:00am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Pella.

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Keith Aldrich

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:04 am

Memorial services for Keith Aldrich age 76 of Pella will be Friday at 11:00am at the Second Reformed Church in Pella.

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Pella Christian Boys Headed To State Tournament

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:03 am

The Eagles are headed to the State Tournament after trouncing Panorama 63-46 Saturday night in a game heard live on 92.1 FM KRLS and kniakrls.com.

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PCM Boys Get Defensive In Substate Win Over West Marshall

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 6:01 am

The PCM boys have joined Pella Christian in the Class 2A State Tournament with a grinding 33-31 win over West Marshall.

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Pella Boys Must Get Past Mount Pleasant to Return to State Tourney

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:59 am

A return trip to the boys Class 3A State Basketball Tournament is on the line in Ottumwa tonight, as the Pella High Little Dutch face the Mount Pleasant Panthers in a substate showdown.  

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Central Track & Field Squads Close Indoor Season in Fine Fashion

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Iowa Conference Field Athlete of the Year Ethan Miller highlighted an outstanding weekend for the Central College women’s and men’s indoor track and field teams, as the men captured their second straight indoor crown, and the women finished in second place in front of the home crowd at H.S. Kuyper Fieldhouse.

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State Tournament Begins Tuesday for Pella Christian Girls

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:57 am

After running roughshod through Region 6 in Class 2A, the Pella Christian girls are just a day away from beginning play at the Girls State Basketball Tournament in Des Moines.  

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Knoxville Wrestling Making A Comeback

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:56 am

One program that is making strides at Knoxville is the wrestling program.

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Central Earns National Wrestling Qualifer

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:55 am

On par with a goal the Central College wrestling team was presented at the beginning of the season, the Dutch will be wrestling in March.

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Knoxville Little League Announces Rule Change For Bats

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:54 am

While the snow on the ground does not make one think of Little League Baseball…the Knoxville Little League is getting things together for the 2011 season.

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Larry Goldschmidt

Posted: Monday, February 28th, 2011 at 5:40 am

Funeral services for Larry Goldschmidt age 55 of Knoxville will be held Wednesday at Bybee and Davis Funeral Home Wednesday at 11am.

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Supervisors Meeting Preview

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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

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Brandstad, Reynolds To Visit Pella

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Governor Terry Brandstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds will be in Pella Thursday

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Knoxville School Board Meeting Preview

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

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

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Ag In The Classroom At Vermeer

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:27 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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Final Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre Performance Today

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre presents their annual winter production this weekend.

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Post Offices Look For Ways To Slim Down

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Agencies at all levels of government have been forced to adjust to a fragile economic recovery, and the United States Postal Service is no excecption.

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Williamson Man Found Guilty of Manufacturing Methamphetamine

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Sheriff’s Office aided the South Central Iowa Drug Task Force and the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement in an investigation on a Williamson man who was found guilty by a U.S. District Court jury for conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine.

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Deed Solicitation Legal But Unnecessary

Posted: Sunday, February 27th, 2011 at 6:23 am

A company in California has been soliciting Iowans for its services to obtain copies of property deeds.

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