Archive for May, 2011

High Winds Cause Damage In Pella

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Winds over 60mph damaged property in Pella.

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Winds Blow Over a Hy Vee Semi Sunday Morning

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

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High winds over 60mph blew over a Hy Vee semi near Whitebreast north of Knoxville on Highway 14, according to authorities and the National Weather Service.

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Many Options Available For Financing College

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Graduation has come and gone for many area students and for some the trek to college will begin with finding loans to help pay for it.

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Third Anniversary of Attica Tornado

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Today is the third anniversary of the Tornado that struck Attica, parts of Columbia, Tracy and Bussey.

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Flooding in Marion County on Sunday

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Over two inches of heavy rains that accompanied destructive winds in Marion County on Sunday morning also resulted in the flooding of local roadways.

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Central Begins Work On New Entryway

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Central College has announced the details of the new improvements being made to signs and the entryway near the Graham Center.

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Graduation Weekend Sends Graduates into the World

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Another year of High School time in Knoxville.

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Supervisors Meet in Special Session Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors will be meeting in special session Tuesday, May 31 in their conference room at the Marion County Courthouse.

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Plenty Of Tulip Bulbs Still Available

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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There are still plenty of nice tulip bulbs left, after several rainy days that slowed the process.

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First Knoxville Farmer’s Market of the Season a Success

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Knoxville Farmers Market opened for the season Saturday to a respectable crowd, according to organizers. A total of 20 vendors were sold their wares, ranging from fresh produce, baked goods, plants, and handcrafts. Organizers told KNIA/KRLS that among the 20 vendors, were six new ones.

Registration Scheduled For Pella Christian Grade School

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Registration for Pella Christian Grade School is coming up.

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Sheriff’s Report for May 30, 2011

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:15 am

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

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Pella’s Boyd Forces Playoff, Finishes Runner-Up at State Golf

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:02 am

Through 36 holes in the Boys Class 3-A State Golf Meet, Pella’s Lucas Boyd held a share of the lead with two other golfers, forcing a playoff hole to determine the individual state champion.  

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Sixth Place Finish at Individual State Tennis Meet for Pella Boys

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:01 am

The doubles team of Will Loux and Brannon Johnson of Pella High picked up one more win in day two of the boys Class 1-A Individual State Tennis Meet to earn a sixth place finish overall.  

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Knoxville Falls To Norwalk In Sub State Final

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Season came to a bitter end on Saturday with a 1-0 loss to Norwalk in the class 2A sub state final.

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Knoxville 1-2 at Centerville Softball Tournament

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Softball Squad went 1-2 at the Centerville Invitational yesterday.

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PCM’s Van Veen 7th In State Golf Meet

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

P-C-M’s Hunter Van Veen finished seventh at the Class two-A State Boys Golf Meet yesterday at the Spring Valley Golf Course in Livermore.

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Knoxville Softball Wins First Game Of Season

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Softball Squad went one-and-two at the Centerville Invitational Saturday.

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Central Track Squads Finish in Top-20 at National Meet

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Season-bests in the men’s 4×100 meter relay and women’s 4×400 meter relay helped the Central College track and field squads cap off a memorable performance at the NCAA Division III National Championships on Saturday.  

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Lasoski, Agan, Alexander Win At Knoxville Raceway On Saturday

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 5:56 am

After two weeks of rainouts, the Knoxville Raceway finally has sprint cars on the track last night.

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