Archive for August, 2011

Fatal Car-Motorcycle Accident East of Tracy

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:32 am

One person is dead and two are injured after an accident on Highway 92 just east of Tracy yesterday.

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Filing Period For City Elections Starts Today

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

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The filing period for this year’s Knoxville City Council and Mayoral elections begins on Monday.

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New Hydroelectric Plant Will Power 18,000 Homes, Businesses

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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The new hydroelectric facility at Lake Red Rock will have the capacity to power about 18,000 homes and businesses.

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Demolition of Old Knoxville Jr. High/High School is Today

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The demolition of the old Knoxville Junior High and High School begins Monday.

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Central College Coaches Corner Premiers Tonight

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Football coverage continues Monday night with KNIA/KRLS.

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Knoxville Planning for 9/11 Commemoration

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The City of Knoxville has announced its plans for a September 11th commemoration this year.

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24 Hour Softball Fundraiser For Pella Christian Planned

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The annual marathon softball fundraiser for Pella Christian Grade School is coming up.

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Crops in Fair Condition, Need Rain

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

After a very wet June, the rest of the summer has been very dry, and area crops are suffering as a result.

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Central Names New Communications Director

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Central College has named a new Director of Communications.

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Construction Starting Back Up on Helping Hands Shelter

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Helping Hands is starting up more construction on their shelter on Main Street in Knoxville.

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Anytime Fitness Team Wins Pella Chamber Golf Outing

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Pella Chamber of Commerce held their annual Golf Outing Friday.

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Sheriff’s Report – August 29, 2011

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:15 am

August 29, 2011

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE received EIGHTY TWO PHONE CALLS, FIFTEEN 911’s, TWO INCOMPLETE 911’s.

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO FOURTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE, including but not limited to one suicidal subject, one attempt to locate, one personal injury accident, one missing person, one report of livestock on the roadway, one report of assault, one report of an animal bite, two reports of reckless drivers, two motorist assists, and three requests for extra patrol.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING TWENTY TWO SUBJECTS.

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS TWO SUBJECTS WERE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL;
Tara Russhelle Lyn Vecente charged with operating while intoxicated.
Joshua Gene Van Heukelom was served an arrest warrant.

Strong Play Continues for Pella Christian at Ames Volleyball Tournament

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 6:01 am

Facing one of the toughest pools of the field, Pella Christian emerged from the Ames tournament with a third place finish on Saturday.

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Knoxville Opens Volleyball Season At Chariton Tonight

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad finally gets the season underway tonight in Chariton.

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New Sports Show to Debut Monday on KRLS

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 5:58 am

A brand new program highlighting Central College athletics begins Monday night on 92.1 FM KRLS.  

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New Panther Uniforms Go Away From Tradition

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 5:57 am

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Fans that came to the Knoxville and P-C-M game were if they had not known by then, likely did a double take when the Panthers strolled out to the field for warm ups.

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Dobmeier, Garner, Van Haaften Get Sprint Wins At Knoxville

Posted: Monday, August 29th, 2011 at 5:55 am

Fans were treated to a quadruple header of racing at the Knoxville Raceway Saturday night.

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Filing Period for City Elections Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, August 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The filing period for this year’s Knoxville City Council and Mayoral elections begins on Monday.

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Hydroelectric Plant Will Power 18,000 Homes, Businesses

Posted: Sunday, August 28th, 2011 at 6:29 am

The new hydroelectric facility at Lake Red Rock will have the capacity to power about 18,000 homes and businesses.

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Red Rock Retro Radio Theater Performance Today

Posted: Sunday, August 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre will be presenting a performance today on KNIA/KRLS. Red Rock Retro Radio Theatre is a Marion County organization that was formed in 2006.

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