Archive for May, 2011

PCM’s Van Veen 7th At 2A State Golf

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

P-C-M’s Hunter Van Veen finished seventh at the Class 2A State Boys Golf Meet yesterday at the Spring Valley Golf Course in Livermore.

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Lasoski, Agan, And Alexander Take Wins At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 5:54 am

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

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High Winds Blow over Semi on Highway 14 North of Knoxville: Road Now Open

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 9:28 am

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

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High Winds Damage Property in Pella

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 9:27 am

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Winds over 60mph damaged property in Pella.

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Marion County Celebrates Memorial Day Tomorrow

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

It’s Memorial Day weekend, and Knoxville veterans and scouts held a flag raising at Graceland Cemetery Friday morning.

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Many Loan Options For College Bound Students

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:29 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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Board of Supervisors Meet in Special Session Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:28 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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New Signs, Entryway Under Construction At Central

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

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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Knoxville High School Graduates

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

It’s High School Graduation time in Knoxville.

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Auditions Coming Up For Pella Shakespeare Company

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

After a one year hiatus, the Pella Shakespeare Company is back and auditions for local kids are next week.

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KAPOW! Comes to Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Red Rock Arts Alliance is starting Art in the Market at the Knoxville Farmer’s Market with KAPOW! Kids window painting on downtown business windows.

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Campaign Activity Picks Up In Marion County

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

As the presidential field slowly takes shape for 2012, Marion County is becoming a hotbed of campaign activity.

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Pleasantville Man Helps in Joplin

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A member of the National Guard from Pleasantville is currently helping with recovery efforts in Joplin, Missouri.

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Still Time To Apply For Iowans Helping Iowans Loans

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Flood victims of 2010 still have time to apply for financial assistance through the Iowans Helping Iowans program.

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Knoxville Boys Soccer Falls to Norwalk at Sub State

Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 5:04 pm

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad lost their bid for a state tournament berth 1-0 to Norwalk on Saturday in the Sub State.

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Local Man Assisting in Joplin

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

A member of the National Guard from Pleasantville is currently helping with recovery efforts in Joplin, Missouri.

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Area Graduations Held This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 6:29 am

In addition to the Memorial Day activities planned throughout the weekend, seniors will receive their diplomas in graduation ceremonies throughout the area.

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Memorial Day Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

It’s Memorial Day weekend, and Knoxville veterans and scouts held a flag raising at Graceland Cemetery Friday morning.

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Central College Receives Endowment Gifts

Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Two scholarship funds at Central College have received a generous boost.

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Pella Shakespeare Company Auditions Next Week

Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 6:27 am

After a one year hiatus, the Pella Shakespeare Company is back and auditions for local kids are next week.

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