Archive for March, 2012

Experience Highlights Knoxville Girls Golf Squad

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 5:58 am

Two girls from last season’s Knoxville Girls Golf Squad will return for the Panthers in 2012.

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Pulliam Dominant on the Mound as Central Baseball Cruises to Victory at Loras

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 5:56 am

Senior Joel Pulliam struck out 12 batters and gave up just four hits for the Central College baseball team in a 5-0 complete game shutout of Iowa Conference foe Loras College Friday night.

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Marquee Match-up Pits No. 7 Central Softball Against No. 5 Luther Today

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 5:55 am

An incredibly challenging slate of games begins this afternoon for the Central College softball team, as the Dutch head to Decorah to face Iowa Conference rival Luther College in a doubleheader.

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Central’s Multi-Event Athletes Compete in Day One of Invite in St. Louis

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 5:54 am

A partial squad for the Central College men’s and women’s track and field programs completed their first day of competition in the decathlon and heptathlon at the Washington University Invitational Friday.

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Arie Klein

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 2:31 pm

Funeral services for 88-year-old Arie G. Klein of Pella will be Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. at the Third Reformed Church in Pella.

Visitation will begin at noon on Monday, April 2nd, with the family present from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Garden Chapel Funeral Home in Pella.

For those desiring, memorials may be made to the Third Reformed Church or the Susan G. Koman Foundation.

IN DEPTH: Modern Agricultural Equipment

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

What does modern technology have to offer today’s farmer?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Larry Hiemstra, with Barker Implement, Knoxville and Brad Cartwright with Titan Machinery, Pella.

Lely Grand Opening

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 1:15 pm

Lely USA held the grand opening of its new facility in Pella yesterday. Here are some images from the grand opening.

Let’s Talk Pella – Legislative Session Wrapping Up

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

The Iowa Legislature is working on finishing it’s final items.

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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Holy Week

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 12:08 pm

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church’s Holy week schedule is as follows:

Palm Sunday worship will be at 8:30 and 11:00 with classes at 9:45

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Friday, March 30

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 11:51 am

Birthday Winner: Dylan Keith
Anniversary Winner: Stu and Gail Vermeer

Union Mills Church Celebration

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 8:27 am

Union Mills Union Church is celebrating 150 years of service and the public is invited to a community celebration on Sunday, April 29th at 2:00pm in the church sanctuary.

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Martha Nieuwsma

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 8:10 am

Funeral services for Martha Nieuwsma, age 84 of Oskaloosa, will be held on Monday, April 2nd at 11:00am in the Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Oskaloosa.

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Clark Street Blocked in Pella

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 7:10 am

A trailer came disengaged from the tractor pulling it at Clark Street south of Oskaloosa at approximately 6AM this morning. No one was injured in the accident.

Miller Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

[simage=4718,200,y,left] A jury in Clarke County has found Michael Miller guilty of murder in the first-degree.

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Fatality In Accident at Hagens Tree Service

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Emergency services on scene At 12:45 p.m. Thursday afternoon Pella Police, The Marion County Sheriff’s Office, Pella Rural Fire, and Pella Community Ambulance responded to an accident at Hagens Tree Service.

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Sheriff Goemaat Comments on Decision Not To Run for Re-Election

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat says that deciding not to run for sheriff again was a tough decision.

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Job Fair for Older Adults Next Week in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A job fair is being held in Knoxville next week that’s especially geared for adults who are 55 and older.

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Lely USA Holding Public Open House Today

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

[simage=7307,max,n,center,]Thursday Lely USA held the grand opening ceremony for its new USA headquarters in Pella.

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Marion County Photo Contest Returns for 2012

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

As part of Iowa State Extension Week, the Marion County Extension Office has announced the return of the Marion County Photo Contest.

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Car Accident South of Pella

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

At about 12:15 Thursday afternoon, Pella Police, Pella Ambulance, and the Pella Fire Department responded to the scene of an accident on 163 South of Pella.

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