Archive for May, 2012

Betty Tonda

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 4:29 pm

Funeral services for Betty Tonda age 89 of Knoxville will be Saturday June 2nd at 11:00am at the Williams Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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State Soccer Score Update

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 2:30 pm

Class 2A Boys State Soccer Quarterfinals

Pella High – 1
Spirit Lake – 4

FINAL

Pauly Apostolopoulos – 79′

IN DEPTH: Pella Corp and the Knoxville Raceway Race for JDRF

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 2:00 pm

The Pella Corporation and the Knoxville Raceway are teaming up for a good cause–the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kathy Krafka-Harkema and Troy VandeKamp, with the Pella Corporation.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Superintendent Dr. Randy Flack

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Knoxville Schools Superintendent Dr. Randy Flack about what’s going on in the school district, including a technology update and discussion on the auditorium groundbreaking.

Lets Talk Pella – Summer Reading Program

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Today we will hear from Katie Dreyer, Youth Services Librarian at the Pella Public Library, about the library’s Youth Summer Reading Program.

Garage Sales

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 10:25 am

307 East Washington Knoxville

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Wooden Swings

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 10:23 am

WANTED: wooden swings…please call 641-828-6112.

House

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 10:23 am

WANTED: to rent a 2 bedroom house with basement…please call 641-842-3954.

Farm Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 10:19 am

Saturday 10:00am 3/4 mile south of Otley on 163…please call 641-861-0939.

Groundbreaking Set for Monday for Knoxville Auditorium

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Groundbreaking for the new Knoxville auditorium project has been set for 6:30 Monday evening.

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Pella Corp. and Knoxville Raceway Team Up with JDRF

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:29 am

Pella Corporation, the Knoxville Raceway, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation are teaming up for Racing to a Cure for Diabetes Night on Saturday.

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Knoxville Library to Kick Off Fundraising Efforts

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville Library is kicking off fundraising campaigns as part of their expansion project.

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Pella Public Library Summer Reading Program

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:27 am

The Pella Public Library has children’s summer reading programs as well. They share a theme with the Knoxville Public Library of Dream Big… Read.

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Knoxville City Council To Consider Rezoning Parts of VA

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Knoxville City Council will hold a public hearing next Monday as they consider rezoning portions of the VA Campus.

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Pella Boys Soccer Team in State Tournament Today

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Pella Boys Soccer Team is making its first state Appearance in decades at the State Tournament today in Des Moines.

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Lake Red Rock Beach Open For Summer

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

After opening for Memorial Day weekend, the beach near the Lake Red Rock Dam will be open for the remainder of the summer.

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FSA Program Sign-Up Deadline is Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:22 am

The deadline to enroll in a number of different FSA programs is this Friday.

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Pella Aquatic Center Open after Filter Problems

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:21 am

The outside pool at the Pella Aquatic Center faced some mechanical difficulties after opening on Memorial Day. The outdoor pool had problems with its filter, which City Administrator Mike Nardini says can be a common problem with pools over summer.

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Sheriff’s Report – May 31, 2012

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:15 am

May 31, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE received ONE HUNDRED THIRTY TWO PHONE CALLS and FIFTEEN 911 CALLS.

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Knoxville Wins Seesaw Softball Battle with Pella Christian

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:03 am

The Knoxville and Pella Christian softball teams needed extra innings to decide the outcome of Wednesday night’s Little Hawkeye Conference match-up, with the Panthers hanging on for a 7-6 win in 8 innings.

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