Archive for June, 2011

Jason Brown Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Local country artist Jason Brown performs at the Knoxville Raceway Friday night.

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Dozens Of New State Laws Go Into Effect Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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More than 80 new state laws are scheduled to go into effect beginning Friday.

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Palin “Blown Away” By Film

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Before Sarah Palin came to Pella for the premier of “The Undefeated”, the former Alaska Governor was treated to a special screening with the film’s writer and director, Steve Bannon.

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Knoxville Bike Night is Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The next Knoxville Bike Night will take place tomorrow at the Knoxville Town Square.

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Fun For Pets At Thursdays In Pella

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Paws and Claws is the theme for this week’s Thursday in Pella event.

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Sheriff’s Report – June 30, 2011

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:15 am

JUNE 30, 2011

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 144 TOTAL PHONE CALLS INCLUDING TWELVE (12) 911 CALLS ANDSIX (6) INCOMPLETE OR ABANDON 911 CALLS.

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO EIGHTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ONE SUSPICIOUS PERSON, ONE SUSPICIOUS ODOR, ONE ACCIDENT WITH INJURIES, TWO PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENTS, ONE LIVESTOCK IN THE ROADWAY, ONE CONTROLLED BURN, TWO WARRANT CHECKS, ONE VEHICLE UNLOCK, TWO RETURN PHONE CALLS, ONE HAZARDOUS LEAK, ONE PARKING COMPLAINT, ONE HARASSMENT, ONE FOLLOW-UP AND TWO OTHER CALLS FOR SERVICE.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING EIGHTEEN SUBJECTS.

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THREE SUBJECTS WERE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL.

RANKINS, DUSTIN LEE OWI 1ST

SIMMONS, WILLIAM EARL ARREST WARRANT

HUDSON, KAYLA LYNN ARREST WARRANT

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AS WITH ANY CRIMINAL CASE, A CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION AND A DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY

Sorrow Underlies Exhilarating Win for Pella Christian Softball Over Pella

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:02 am

Emotions ran high in Wednesday night’s softball showdown between Pella Christian and Pella High – heard live on kniakrls.com – with the Lady Eagles leaving the field feeling both the joy of victory and the sadness of a loss in a 6-2 triumph over the Lady Dutch.

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Pella Baseball Defeats Pella Christian in Wild Game

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Two huge innings helped Pella defeat Pella Christian 14-9 in the teams’ final meeting of the season at Pella Christian last night in a game heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Knoxville Baseball Loses To Norwalk

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Knoxville fell to Norwalk in baseball last night 8-0.

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Knoxville Softball Falls To Norwalk; Christner Likes Improvement

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Knoxville lost to Norwalk in softball last night 10-2.

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Twin Cedars Still Has A Shot At the Bluegrass Championship

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 5:56 am

With just a couple of games remaining, the Twin Cedars Softball Squad is still in the running for the Bluegrass Conference championship.

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Georgia Bishop

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 3:20 pm

Fruneral services for Georgia Bishop age 91 of Chariton will be Friday July 1 at 10:30am at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton.

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IN DEPTH: UNDEFEATED

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

The movie–Undefeated, a film about former Republican Vice Presidential Candidate, and possible future Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin, debuted in Pella yesterday. Dr. Bob Leonard speaks with Steve Bannon, writer and director of the film, and Glen Evans, producer of the film.

Let’s Talk Pella-Visitors and Locals Who Came To See Sarah

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Today’s Let’s Talk features several people from the crowd of hundreds who came out Tuesday to see Sarah and Todd Palin in Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Brian Stickel and Marion County Fair Entertainment

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Brian Stickel, the Marketing Director at the Knoxville Raceway, about the upcoming entertainment at the Marion County Fair.

Let’s Talk Pella-The Crowd For Sarah Palin

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Shaylon Cochran speaks with the crowd assembled around the Pella Opera House hoping to catch a glimpse of the former Alaska Governor as she arrives for the premier of “The Undefeated”.

Grand AM

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 10:58 am

FOR SALE: 1996 Pontiac Grand Am…asking $2350 please call 641-891-9792.

Firewood

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 10:57 am

FOR SALE: firewood, Hot Wheels, Coon Hounds…please call 641-842-2259.

Nissan Maxima

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 10:56 am

FOR SALE: Nissan Maxima…asking $3100 please call 641-891-4613.

Outflows Increased At Red Rock

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 10:46 am

Outflows at Lake Red Rock have been reduced several times lately to mitigate the potential for flooding down stream and now outflows are being increased as the resevior fills up in order to maintain flood storage capacity.

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