Archive for March, 2011

Knoxville Community Chorus Concert

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:22 pm

Title: Knoxville Community Chorus Concert
Location: Knoxville
Description: The Knoxville Community Chorus will give a performance at the First United Methodist Church in Knoxville in Knoxville on April 3rd at 3:00pm. The public is invited.
Date: 2011-04-03

Knoxville Community Chorus Concert

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:21 pm

Title: Knoxville Community Chorus Concert
Location: Knoxville
Description: The Knoxville Community Chorus will give a performance at the at the Albia Theater at 3:00pm on April 2nd. The public is invited.
Date: 2011-04-02

Knoxville Community Chorus Concert

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:16 pm

Title: Knoxville Community Chorus Concert
Location: Knoxville
Description: The Knoxville Community Chorus will give a performance at the First Presbyterian Church in Knoxville on April 1st at 7:00pm. The public is invited.
Date: 2011-04-01

Former Church Leader Waives Preliminary Hearing

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:16 pm

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The former church leader accused of six counts of sexual abuse has waived his preliminary hearing.

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Donna M. Clarke

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 5:07 pm

Funeral services for Donna M. Clarke age 79 of Knoxville will be Monday at 10:00am at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Visitation will begin after 11:00am on Sunday at Bybee and Davis Funeral Home where family will receive friends from 3-5pm. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Foundation for the Cardiac Rehab Unit. Online condolences may be left at bertrandfuneralhomes.com

Marion County Horse Show

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 1:19 pm

Title: Marion County Horse Show
Location: Knoxville
Description: The Marion County Horse Show will take place Sunday April 10th at the Marion County Fair Grounds. The show starts at 10am. There will horse shows and competitions throughout the day. For more information call 218-9177. All proceeds go to Pony Express/Camp Sunnyside.
Date: 2011-04-10

Master Gardeners Will Touch on Composting This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 1:00 pm

The Marion County Master Gardeners and ISU Extension Office continue their free spring workshops this weekend. On Saturday from 10:30am-12pm join them at the Marion County Fairgrounds to discuss composting and have the opportunity to purchase a composting machine at cost. On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Samantha Smith speaks with Master Gardener Coordinator Karen Ackley about the spring workshop series and why composting is beneficial.

Randy Sikkema of the Pella Historical Society Talks About This Weekends Free Open House

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 1:00 pm

The Pella Historical Society is hosting a free open house for their attractions in Pella. Randy Sikkema explains why they decided to hold the event and what the Historical Society does.

Pork Production in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 10:43 am

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In the ninth part of an In Depth Special Edition Newsmagazine, Dr. Bob Leonard discusses the modern Pork industry with Kenny and Leeann Sutter of Pleasantville with Sutter Family Farms. The Sutter family is in the photo below, and the photos below are of farm operations.

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Thursday, March 31

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 9:56 am

Birthday Winner: Brittany Van Zee
Anniversary Winner: Wade and Johanna Puyear

Proposed Redistricting Splits Marion County

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 9:53 am

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The non-partisan Legislative Services Agency today released the first version of their redistricting plan for the state of Iowa.

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Bussey United Methodist Cantata

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:21 am

The Bussey United Methodist Church will be hosting an Easter Cantata.

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101 Class At Federated Fellowship

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 8:11 am

If you have been coming to Federated Fellowship in Pella for a while and want to know more about what they believe in, then this is the class for you.

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Frosted Over Windows Cause Accident in Knoxville and Serve as a Reminder to Drivers

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Though the calendar may say its spring, frost can still occur with the lower overnight temperatures and residents are reminded of the importance of making sure all windows are clear before driving their vehicles.

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New Transportation Study Reviews Structurally Deficient Bridges, Iowa Ranks Third

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:29 am

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A new study ranks Iowa 3rd in the nation by measure of structurally deficient bridges.

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Second Half of Property Taxes Due Today

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Today is the last day to pay the second half of the year’s property taxes without penalty.

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Pella Production Services Of COC Holds Breakfast Presentation

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:27 am

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Pella Production Services of the Christian Opportunity Center is hosting a presentation and breakfast today to highlight some of their new business plans and partnerships.

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Knoxville City Council will Not Move Forward with Purchasing a Tanning Bed

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Earlier this month the Knoxville City Council was approached with a request to seek bids for purchase of a tanning bed for the Recreation Center, at that time the matter was tabled and now the recommendation has been reversed.

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DNR Adds Features At Elk Rock Ramp

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Boaters and other outdoor enthusiasts will have at least two new amenities to take advantage of at the Elk Rock boat ramp this year.

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Energy Efficiency Program Saves the Knoxville School District Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville School Board voted to implement a comprehensive energy conservation program back in January of 2006, since then the district has saved more than $731,000.

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