Archive for April, 2011

Ride Across Iowa in a Day Registration Due Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Time is running out to register for an ultra-distance bicycle ride that will make its way through Knoxville next month.

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Lifelong Friendships Develop For Tulip Queen, Court

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Tulip Queen Tricia Wisniewski says the past months spent with the Court have seen great friendships develop.

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Sheriff’s Report April 28, 2011

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:19 am

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

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Pella Girls Take First at Tulip Time Relays

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The girls track and field squads from Pella, Pella Christian and PCM were all in action in Pella Thursday night to take part in the Tulip Time Relays, hosted by the Lady Dutch.  

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Pella Girls Tennis Wins at Home

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

After a fairly lengthy lay-off caused by poor weather conditions, the Pella girls tennis team was finally able to return to competition on the courts Thursday; coming back with a 7-4 win at home over Grinnell.  

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Pella Christian 2nd, Pella 3rd in Home Triangular

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Though they were playing on their home course, the Pella and Pella Christian boys golf teams could not keep up with Norwalk, as the Warriors took first place in a triangular hosted by the Little Dutch at Bos Landen in Pella.

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Windy Conditions Challenge Local Girls Golfers at PCM Invite

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Pella girls golf team was one of three local squads – including the host team – that competed at Thursday’s PCM Invite.  

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Knoxville Boys Soccer Falls To Norwalk 1-0

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Knoxville’s Little Hawkeye Conference hopes took a hit last night with a 1-0 loss to Norwalk in boys soccer.

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Tiger Oust Pella Boys Tennis

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Little Dutch fell to Grinnell Thursday night 4-7.

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Knoxvile Girls 4th In Class A; Pleasantville 7th In Class B At Carlisle

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Knoxville was fourth in Class A at the Carlisle Girls Invitational in track and field last night.

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Pella Christian Girls Tennis Beats Oskaloosa

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Pella Christian girls tennis beat Oskaloosa eight/three.

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Pleasantville Girls Golf Continues Winning Ways

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:57 am

The Pleasantville girl’s golf squad kept its unblemished record alive with a triangular win over Lynnville-Sully and Keota.

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PCM, Pleasantville, Twin Cedars, Melcher-Dallas All Compete At PCM Classic Last Night

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Four local boys track and field squads competed at the P-C-M boys track and field classic last night.

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Knoxville Boys And Girls Tennis Fall To Newton

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Knoxville boys and girls tennis squads lost to Newton last night.

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Local Flavor To The Drake Relays Today

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:56 am

The high school portion of the 102nd Running of the Drake Relays begins today.

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Practice Night At Knoxville Raceway

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 5:54 am

Race fans will get a chance to watch sprint cars take hot laps tonight at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Rosie Van Den Berg

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 1:11 am

Funeral services for Rosie Van Den Berg age 74 of Pella will be held Monday May 2nd at 10:30am at the Third Reformed Church in Pella.

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Kathy Van Veen

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 at 5:04 pm

Funeral services for Kathy Van Veen, age 93 will be held Tuesday, May 3rd at 1:30PM at First Baptist Church in Pella.

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IN DEPTH: Cleaning Up Karr Cemetery

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Dr. Bob Leonard spoke with Val Van Kooten with Central College, Jerod Garland with Pella High School and a group of Pella High seniors as they worked to clean up the Karr Cemetery. Val also taught the group about dowsing for graves.

Acts Coming To Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, April 28th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Title: Acts Coming To Knoxville
Location: Knoxville
Description: Acts is coming to Knoxville on Saturday May 14th. The Knoxville Ministerial is inviting everyone to participate. They ask that you meet at the Marion County Fair Grounds show barn at 7:00am. All tools are supplied. Most projects will be focused around painting, clean-up, landscaping and other home repairs.
Date: 2011-05-14