Archive for May, 2012

Evening Of Praise At Union Liberty Church

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 8:12 am

The Union Liberty Church east of Bussey will be hosting an evening of praise featuring Del and Friends on Sunday at 6:00pm.

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Technology Reports Show Active Year At Knoxville Schools

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

[simage=6095,200,y,left] Principals of the Knoxville schools gave technology reports during last night’s school board meeting.

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Pella School Board Discusses Good Conduct Code

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The Pella School Board met last night. They discussed changes to student/parent handbooks in the school district

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Knoxville Fire Chief Final Interviews Are Today

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Final interviews will take place Wednesday for the position of Knoxville Fire Chief.

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Pella and Pella Christian to Play at Principal Park

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Pella and Pella Christian High School Baseball players will get the chance to play on a special field later this month.

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St. Mary’s Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

St. Mary’s Catholic Church’s Spring garage sale will be held on Saturday from 8AM to 12PM.

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Supervisors Vote to Recreate Elderly Nutrition Department

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors approved recreating the Elderly Nutrition Department during their regular meeting yesterday morning.

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Iowa Teachers to Learn at Vermeer this Summer

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

High School teachers from a 70 mile radius of Pella will learn a little about manufacturing this summer at Vermeer Corporation.

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Knoxville Fire Department Holds Pancake Feed is Next Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department will be holding their annual open house pancake feed next Saturday.

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ACTS Ice Cream Fundraisers

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A Call to Serve Ministries of Iowa, or ACTS, is hosting Ice Cream Socials at their Warehouse through the month of June.

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Pleasantville Man Making Full Recovery after Weekend Accident

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A man is making a full recovery after being airlifted out of Pleasantville this past weekend.

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Central College Teachers Honored

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Central College has recognized several teachers this spring and awarded them with honors. Each of these awards are a category of the John Wesselink Outstanding Performance Award.

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Sheriff’s Report – May 30, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:15 am

May 30, 2012
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE RECIVED: 106 calls, and 6 911 calls.

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Pella Police Report

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:15 am

Pella Police Department Weekly Police Report
05/20/12 to 05/26/12

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Impressive Win Advances Pella Christian Girls in Regional Soccer Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:02 am

The Pella Christian girls’ soccer team advanced to the Region Semi-Finals with a 5-0 victory over Centerville Tuesday night.  

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Pella Girls Soccer Blitzes Chariton 10-0

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Bri Schroder and the Pella High girls soccer team made a statement about the type of team they are with Tuesday night’s 10-0 Regional Semifinal win over Chariton.  

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Arkema Shuts Down Eddyville-Blakesburg in 5-0 Win for Pella Softball

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Led by an outstanding all-around night by pitcher Bri Arkema, the Pella High softball team notched a solid 5-0 home victory over Eddyville-Blakesburg Tuesday night.  

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Marion County Scoreboard

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

SOFTBALL
Pella – 5  Eddyville-Blakesburg – 0
Pella Christian – 2   Albia – 17
Twin Cedars – 18  Mormon Trail – 1
Melcher-Dallas – 1 Moravia – 4

BASEBALL
PCM – 11   South Hamilton – 2
Pleasantville – 3  Martensdale-St. Mary’s 1
Twin Cedars – 12   Mormon Trail – 1
M-D – 8  Moravia – 3

Knoxville Plays Pella Christian In LHC Baseball Opener

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A five-day break will come to an end for the Knoxville Baseball Squad tonight when the Panthers travel to Pella Christian to open Little Hawkeye Conference action.

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PCM Bats Overpower South Hamilton in 11-2 Baseball Victory

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 5:59 am

PCM’s Bo Clymer came a home run away from the cycle and helped the Mustangs rough up South Hamilton 11-2 Tuesday night in Jewell.  

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