Archive for March, 2011

Keith L. Ripperger

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 5:16 pm

Funeral services for Keith L. Ripperger age 83 of Lacona will be Friday at 10:30am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lacona.

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Billy D. McMillen

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 4:12 pm

Funeral services for Billy D. McMillen age 72 of Bertha, MN formally of Knoxville will be Thursday at 10:30am at the Domian-Anderson Funeral Home in Bertha, MN.

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How To Ease Back Into Outdoor Running With Trainer Amy Stevens On Today’s Let’s Talk Pella

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 2:08 pm

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Despite Tuesday night’s snow, lots of people have already begun running outside again this year. Amy Stevens, an athletic trainer at Pella Regional Health Center has some tips to get started running right, and the benefits of this kind of exercise on today’s Let’s Talk Pella.

Street Corner Symphony to Perform in Knoxville This Summer

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:35 pm


A nationally recognized a cappella group, featuring a former Marion County resident will perform in Knoxville this summer.

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Twin Cedars Football Clean Up Days

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:26 pm

Title: Twin Cedars Football Clean Up Days
Location: Bussey
Description: The Twin Cedars Football Program is holding a fundraiser for their entry fee into the William Penn University 8-man football camp this summer. If you have anything that needs cleaned up around home you can purchase a player for a 3 hour time slot to do any cleaning work. The dates of the clean up days are April 16th and 23rd. For more information call Coach Jarod Jensen at Twin Cedars High School at 944-5243 extension 285 for more information.
Date: 2011-04-23

Helen Bain

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:25 pm

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Memorial services for Helen Elizabeth (Booth) Bain age 92 of Knoxville and formerly Pleasantville will be held on Saturday at the Pleasantville Christian Church at 11 a.m.

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Knoxville School Board Moves Forward with Auditorium and Fitness Center Discussions

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

The Knoxville School Board discussed a variety of things at this week’s meeting including budget, contract negotiations, adding an auditorium and/or fitness center to the district and energy projects. On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Samantha Smith sits down with Superintendent Dr. Randy Flack to recap the meeting and discuss things going on in the district.

Changes in Agriculture

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 12:14 pm

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In the seventh part of a ten part In Depth Special Edition Newsmagazine, Calvin Bandstra of Leighton State Bank and Dr. Bob Leonard talk about changes in banking and agriculture over the 100 years since the bank was organized.

Noreen Faye Coulson

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 11:11 am

Funeral services for Noreen Faye Coulson age 66 of Pleasantville will be Friday at 11:30am at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Melcher-Dallas.

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Power Chair or Scooter Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 9:17 am

Wanted: Power chair or scooter…call 820-0268

Antique Table Saw and 4-Wheeler for Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 9:16 am

For Sale: Antique table saw and 4-wheeler for sale…call 891-6881

Blinds For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 9:11 am

For Sale: 2 vinyl vertical blinds darge beige and linen color. Fits window 60″ wide x 62″ long, outside mount, asking $50…call 891-1181 after 5pm

Scrubs For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 9:05 am

For Sale: Nurse/Doctor scrub tops and bottoms, size 2x, $4 each…call 318-1090

Critter Cage & Dryer For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:55 am

For Sale: Very large rabbit and bird ‘critter cage’ on rolling stand, $100; Maytag gas dryer, $35 obo…call 842-6081

Furniture For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:53 am

For Sale: Glass topped steel tables and lamps. Includes: 1 half-moon table, 1 coffee table, 2 end tables, 2 small lamps, 1 floor lamp, whole set $200 obo…call 780-1343

Bridal Veil For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:52 am

For Sale: Double layer white bridal veil with beading and sequins, $100 or reasonable offer…call 780-7874

Flower Girl Basket and Aisle Runner For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:50 am

For Sale: Hand made white satin and lace flower girl basket, $10; White aisle runner, $14…call 780-7874

Ipods for Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:49 am

For Sale: 8 gigabyte Ipod touch, less than a year old $175; 8 gigabyte touch, two years old $140…call 780-5239

Sign Up For “Loving Well” Video Series

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:34 am

Sign up continues for Beth Moore’s “Loving Well” video series for the women’s retreat from The First Reformed Church in Pella.

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Tuesday, March 29

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 8:06 am

Birthday Winner: Ben Rowley
Anniversary Winner: Doug and Cindy Van Donslaar