Archive for February, 2012

Knoxville/PCM Football Rivalry To Go On Despite Coaches’ Wishes

Posted: Monday, February 27th, 2012 at 5:58 am

If you would have asked both Knoxville and P-C-M Football staffs if they were going to play each other again after last season…they both would have said an emphatic no.

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Central Women’s Golf Team to Host Fundraiser Tournament this Spring

Posted: Monday, February 27th, 2012 at 5:54 am

The Central College women’s golf team will host its second annual Dutch Cup Golf Tournament later this spring in Pella.

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Sunday, February 26

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 10:10 pm

Birthday Winner: Terry Blom
Anniversary Winner: Dick and Diane Cushman (40th Anniversary)

Wendy Ann Harnden

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:13 pm

Memorial Services for Wendy Ann Harnden, age 57, of Knoxville, will be Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 3:00 pm at the Winfield Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Thomas Clarke

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 5:15 pm

A Mass of Christian Burial for Thomas Clarke, age 84 of Knoxville, will be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church at 10:00 am.

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Cobbins Trial Continues This Week

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:30 am

[simage=5136,200,y,left] The murder trial for Terry Cobbins, Jr. continues this week in Marion County District Court.

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Blake Van Vark Remembered In Daylong Event

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:29 am

[simage=7122,max,n,center,]On Saturday the Pella Pizza Ranch held an event in memory of Blake Van Vark.

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Knoxville School Board to Discuss Auditorium Construction Issues

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville School Board will discuss contraction issues with the auditorium project during their regular meeting tomorrow afternoon.

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Pella School Board Meets Monday

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:27 am

The Pella School Board will meet Monday for their regular meeting.

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Roberts Dismissed as Knoxville Fire Chief

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Knoxville City Manager Harold Stewart tells KNIA/KRLS News that Mike Roberts has been removed from the position of fire chief and is no longer a member of the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department.

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Pella Christian Girls Heading To State Tournament Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Pella Christian Girls Basketball Team is headed to the state tournament Tuesday.

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Low Chance of Flooding This Spring

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A variety of factors has led to a lower than normal chance of flooding this year.

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Pella Chamber Annual Meeting Luncheon A Success

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

[simage=7094,max,n,center,] The Pella Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting yesterday afternoon.

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Hunter Education Course Next Month

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Young hunters-to-be should consider signing up for the hunter education course next month.

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Marion County Habitat Holds Dessert Theater Event

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

[simage=7112,max,n,center,]On Friday the Pella Opera House hosted a benefit event for Marion County Habitat for Humanity.

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Sheriff’s Report – February 26, 2012

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:15 am

February 26th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 96 PHONE CALLS, AND 9 911 CALLS,

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO THIRTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ONE EXTRA PATROL, ONE MOTORIST ASSIST, ONE REPORT OF A TRAFFIC PROBLEM, ONE THEFT, SIX ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE, ONE ALARM, AND ONE SUSPICIOUS ODOR.

THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING THIRTY THREE SUBJECTS,

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THREE PEOPLE BOOKED INTO THE MARION COUNTY JAIL.

PRATT,RICK LEE OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED
NO INSURANCE
EXPIRED PLATES

SEDLOCK,ROGER JOSEPH OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
OPEN CONTAINER/MOTOR VEHICLE
FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL

SIEDLECKI,MARK CHRISTOPHER OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED
DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION
FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL

(SRG)

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

Knoxville And PCM To Meet This Fall In Football Despite Coaches Requests To End The Series

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 5:57 am

If you would have asked both Knoxville and P-C-M Football staffs if they were going to play each other again after last season, they both would have said an emphatic no.

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Saturday, February 25

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 12:16 am

Birthday winner: Lindsay Hoehns
Anniversary winner: No Anniversaries

Marion County Scoreboard

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 9:38 pm

Class 2A Substate Finals

PCM – 48
W. Marshall – 47

Audio Recordings Reveal What Cobbins Says He Knew

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

[simage=5136,200,y,left] Terry Cobbins Jr. admitted to knowing Michael Miller wanted his wife Theresa dead.

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