Archive for August, 2011

City Accepting Sealed Bids for Used Ellipiticals

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:20 am

The City of Knoxville is currently accepting sealed bids on two used Precor Ellipticals being housed at the Knoxville Recreation Center’s cardio room.

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Sheriff’s Report – August 30, 2011

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:15 am

August 29, 2010
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO EIGHT CALLS FOR SERVICE, including but not limited to one report of a suspicious vehicle, one report of a reckless driver, picked up one subject on an arrest warrant, one motorist assist, one report of livestock on the roadway, one report of theft, one residential alarm, and one report of a property damage accident.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING EIGHTEEN SUBJECTS.
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS TWO SUBJECTS WERE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL;
Tracey James Murray Public intoxication.
Interference with official acts.
Scott Micheal Smith Arrest warrant.
(CAR)
AS WITH ANY CRIMINAL CASE, A CHARGE IS MERELY AN ACCUSATION AND A DEFENDANT IS PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY

Pella Christian Volleyball Gets a Boost from Fellow Athletic Program

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Following a strong weekend at the Ames Tournament, the Pella Christian volleyball team finds itself with a 6-1 overall record entering their first Little Hawkeye Conference match of the season.

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Pella Volleyball Focusing on Unforced Errors

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

A season-opening loss, marred by inconsistent play, has the Pella volleyball team re-evaluating what the girls need to do to improve their play.

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Knoxville Volleyball Sweeps Chariton For Season Opening Win

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad opened the 2011 season last night exactly the way it wanted…with a win.

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Knoxville Runners Start The Season In Runnells

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Cross Country Squads will hear the starter’s pistol for the first time this season as the Panthers travel to the Southeast Polk Invitational today to open the 2011 season.

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Conference Coaches Pick Central Football to Finish 3rd in League Race

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 5:57 am

The Central College football team has been tabbed by the other coaches in the Iowa Conference to finish third in the league race this season.

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PCM Coach Wants 6 Seconds Of Intensity

Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at 5:56 am

One thing that P-C-M Football Coach Greg Bonnett has instilled in his players is play for six seconds.

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Geocaching 101

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 3:25 pm

Title: Geocaching 101
Location: Knoxville/Pella
Description: Have some fun and give geocaching a try on Monday September 5th at 10:00am. Meet at the amphitheater at the North Overlook Campground. You\’re invited to bring your own GPS unit or barrow one. For more information call 628-8690.
Date: 2011-09-05

In Depth: The Kids are Back Part 6–High School Challenges

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Carolyn Jones was busy going through schedules when I arrived at her door, making sure that students at Knoxville High School were taking the classes they needed to pursue their career paths. I asked her about challenges that high schoolers face, and how parents can best help. She made some great points:

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House For Sale

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:09 pm

FOR SALE: house 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath…please call 641-218-9361.

House For Rent

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:09 pm

FOR RENT: house…please call 641-891-2724.

4 Wheelers

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:08 pm

FOR SALE: 2 4 wheelers and a camper…please call 641-891-5554

Couch

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:06 pm

FOR SALE: couch microfiber, dark blue…asking $125 please call 641-891-3186.

Tire Changer

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:06 pm

WANTED: Coats brand tire changer for motorcycle tires…please call 641-895-3181.

Free Firewood

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:05 pm

FREE: firewood…please call 641-218-8235.

Let’s Talk Pella-Cheri Doane

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Cheri Doane, Director of the Community Based Learning Center at Central College discusses her recent recognition with a Governor’s Volunteer Award and the importance of volunteering.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Severe Weather Emergency Management

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson about the importance of local broadcasting to emergency management and gives a recap of how he thinks things have gone this summer.

Change in Demolition Schedule of Old Knoxville Jr. High/High School

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 11:50 am

The schedule has changed related to the demolition of the old Knoxville Junior High and High School that was scheduled to start today.

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Revival At Knoxville Church of The Nazarene

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 10:18 am

Revival will be held September 18-21 at the Knoxville Church of The Nazarene

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