Archive for June, 2012

Saturday Photos from Around Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 12:54 pm

With such a busy Saturday in Knoxville, KNIA/KRLS was busy gathering photos and videos of the highlights of the day.

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Severe Weather Action Team Takes Action after Yesterday’s Storms

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:42 am

KNIA/KRLS’s Severe Weather Action Team took to the airwaves at about 4:30 yesterday evening after the National Weather Service called for a severe thunderstorm warning.

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Lots to Do at Ag in the City Today

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am


Ag in the City continues Saturday in downtown Knoxville.

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KNIA/KRLS Donates to Area Food Shelves

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The 10th Annual KNIA/KRLS Golf Classic was a success this year, with golfers from around the county participating at Bos Landen Golf Course.

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Living History to Entertain Crowd at Auld Park

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

A group of historians dressed in two layers of wool will be braving the heat to help educate and entertain in Knoxville Saturday.

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Ceremony held for New Pella Restaraunt

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Groundbreaking was held for a new business coming to Pella in the Fall. A Culver’s will be opening on the west side of Pella next to Applebee’s.

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Tips to Help Men Stay Healthy

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Today is the last day of Men’s Health Month.

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Local Law Enforcement Collect Donations for Special Olympics

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

Last weekend, the Pella Police Department, along with the Iowa State Patrol, were out in front of the Pella Walmart collecting donations.

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Nebraska Gardeners Will See Knoxville’s Beauty

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A group of Nebraska gardeners are visiting Knoxville Saturday to tour a number of gardens in the area.

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$6500 Raised for HCI Hospice Care Services Quality of Life Fund

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A fundraiser earlier this month raised nearly $6500 for hospice patients in need at HCI Hospice Care Services.

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Central College Chef Graduates from Culinary Program

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The chef and quality control supervisor at Central College recently graduated from the Culinary Enrichment and Innovation Program

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Prayer For Rain in Pella Today

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:19 am

A prayer for rain will be held this morning in Pella. Larry Van Zante, who organized the prayer, says he’s heard from farmers that the lack of rain is hurting their crops.

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It’s Over! Long, Hot Week Ends in 6-Hour Split Decision Between Knoxville and Pella

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:03 am

It was 11:46 p.m. – over six hours beyond the scheduled start time – when a strikeout delivered by Pella High’s Jacob Gleason finally ended Friday night’s Little Hawkeye Conference varsity baseball games between Knoxville and the Little Dutch; with Pella coming back in the nightcap with a 12-3 win after the Panthers’ thrilling 5-4 ten-inning win in the opener.

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Pella Softball Outlasts Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Pella scored two runs in the fifth inning and made the lead stick in a 2-1 victory over Knoxville in softball last night.

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Marion County Scoreboard

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

SOFTBALL
Pella – 2 Knoxville – 1
Pella Christian – 3 Norwalk – 8
Pleasantville – 12 Nodaway Valley – 0
Melcher-Dallas – 11 Murray – 2
Twin Cedars – 14 Seymour – 2

BASEBALL
Knoxville – 5 Pella – 4 (10 innings)
Pella – 12 Knoxville – 3
Pleasantville – 9 Nodaway Valley – 1
Melcher-Dallas – 5 Murray – 15
Twin Cedars – 20 Seymour – 0

Twin Cedars Overwhelms Seymour 20-0 to Stay Atop BGC Baseball Standings

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Triples were the order of the night for the Twin Cedars baseball team on Friday evening, as the Sabers crushed Seymour for the second time this season in a 20-0 five-inning blowout.

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Luna Leads Pleasantville Past Nodaway Valley

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Josh Luna fanned eight Wolverine batters and slapped a pair of hits Friday night in Greenfield, helping guide the Pleasantville baseball team to a 9-1 win over Nodaway Valley.

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Sabers Rout Seymour; Snag Share of BGC Title

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Twin Cedars clinched a share of the Bluegrass Conference softball crown Friday night by thumping Seymour 14-2 on Senior Night.

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Crozier Nears Milestone as Saints Pound Murray 11-2

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 5:58 am

A three-run homer by Morgan Mitchell highlighted an evening of potent hitting by the Melcher-Dallas softball team Friday night, as the Saints downed Murray 11-2 on the road.

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Knoxville Raceway Hopes Rain Stays Away

Posted: Saturday, June 30th, 2012 at 5:57 am

After two straight weeks of rainouts, the Knoxville Raceway is hoping that Mother Nature cooperates tonight.

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