Archive for December, 2011

PC Boys Hoping to Remain Near Top of Wide Open LHC Race

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Though they’ve faced just two opponents in the Little Hawkeye Conference so far, the Pella Christian boys basketball team recognizes that they’ll have to battle in the always competitive league race.

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Even Undefeated Teams Need Improvement, says Pleasantville Boys Coach

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 5:59 am

From a fan standpoint, it can be hard to find any flaws in the way the Pleasantville boys basketball team has started the season; but from a coaches’ perspective, there’s always room for improvement.

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Better Offensive Possesions a Focus for Melcher-Dallas Girls

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 5:58 am

Since the Melcher-Dallas girls basketball team has returned to practice, they’ve put an emphasis on improving their play at the offensive end of the floor.

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Coaches vs. Cancer Looking For Alumni Game Participants

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Along with the games, fundraising, and honoring survivors and remembering those who has passed on…there is some time to have a little fun if you are a Knoxville High School alumni.

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Dutch Fouls Turn into Points for Clark; Central Women Fall in Florida

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Though they held a 10-rebound advantage and committed a season-low 12 turnovers, the Central College women’s basketball team could not maintain an early lead as Clark University defeated the Dutch 59-54 in the second – and final – game for Central at the Land of Magic Classic.

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IN DEPTH: Financing a Home

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Penny Sommar with the Iowa State Savings Bank in Knoxville tells us why now is the perfect time to buy–or refinance your home.

Let’s Talk Pella – Veel Hoeden Training

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Veel Hoeden has been offering all sorts of small business assistance in Pella for a little over a year.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Jackie Gingrich Cushman

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks to Jackie Gingrich Cushman, the daughter of GOP Presidential Candidate and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, about campaigning for her dad in Iowa.

Cadillac/Camper

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 10:00 am

FOR SALE: 1991 Cadillac Deville for $1600, 24 foot camper for $450…please call 641-203-9295.

Thursday, December 29

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 8:44 am

Birthday winner: Becky Stephens
Anniversary winner: Marilyn & Ron Simpson

Accident Near Marysville

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:32 am

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A two vehicle accident occurred yesterday afternoon at approximately 5:30pm on Highway 5 at the Marysville turnoff.

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Alleged Arsonist Has First Court Appearance

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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David Allen Brommel had a preliminary hearing for his arson case yesterday morning.

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Rick Perry’s Pella Visit

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Pella yesterday at an event at Smoky Row.

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Gingrich’s Daughter Supports Dad

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

[simage=6750,200,y,left] Jackie Gingrich Cushman thinks her dad is the right man to win the White House in 2012.

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Iowa Certified Public School Enrollment Report Released

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:27 am

The State of Iowa has released its certified enrollment numbers for public schools.

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Megan Hoogeveen Blood Drive Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

On Friday there will be a blood drive to honor Megan Hoogeveen.

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Knoxville Retailers Have Good Christmas Season

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Christmas was a good season to many retailers in Knoxville.

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Pella Police Encourage Responsibility During New Year Parties

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

New Years Eve is often a big party night.

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Keeping Children Sharp Over Break

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Christmas break is almost over, but the kids will still be in the house for a few more days.

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Short Segment Of Washington Street Closed

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

KNIA/KRLS has been told by the Pella Public Works Department that the 1200 Block of Washington, between West 4th Street and West 5th street, will be closed to all through traffic at 6:00 AM Thursday.

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