Archive for June, 2012

Thursdays in Pella Cancelled

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

This week’s Thursdays in Pella has been cancelled. The theme was going to be Living Healthy, with exercise demonstrations and a health walk, but the heat made those activities impossible.

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Sheriff’s Report – June 28th, 2012

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:15 am

June 28th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 131 PHONE CALLS, AND 11 911 CALLS,

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Early Offensive Success Propels Pella Baseball to 15-5 Win Against Pella Christian

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Pella High erupted for 11 combined runs in the second and third innings on their way to a 15-5 five inning win on Senior night over cross town rival Pella Christian last night.

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Mueller Caps Another Comeback for Pella High in 5-4 Win Over Pella Christian

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Senior night was a memorable one for Pella High’s Lindsey Mueller, as she delivered a rip through the infield in the bottom of the seventh inning to cap off a 5-4 comeback win for the Lady Dutch over Pella Christian.

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Heartbreak At The Plate! Knoxville Baseball Falls To Norwalk In The 7th

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Baseball Squad was poised for back-to-back wins last night against Norwalk.

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Marion County Scoreboard

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

SOFTBALL
Knoxville – 4 Norwalk – 8
Pella High – 5 Pella Christian – 4
Pleasantville – 0 Clarke – 14
Melcher-Dallas – 3 SE Warren – 7
Twin Cedars – 11 Albia – 12

BASEBALL
Knoxville – 4 Norwalk – 5
Pella High – 15 Pella Christian – 5
PCM – 1 North Polk – 3
Pleasantville – 7 Chariton – 12
Twin Cedars – 12 Cardinal – 2 (5 innings)

Errors Costly In Knoxville Softball’s Loss To Norwalk

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 6:00 am

After jumping out to a 4-0 lead early on last night, the Knoxville Softball Squad committed costly errors and let the game get away and fell to Norwalk 8-4.

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PCM Battles to 3-1 Loss in Nine Innings Against North Polk

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 5:59 am

An outstanding match-up between a pair of top ten programs in Class 2A unfolded on the diamond in Prairie City last night, as PCM was edged out 3-1 in nine innings by North Polk.  

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Twin Cedars Blows Past Cardinal 12-2

Posted: Thursday, June 28th, 2012 at 5:58 am

Hunter Embray and Corey Harrell each went 3-for-3 at the plate to help lead the Twin Cedars baseball team to a five-inning 12-2 victory Wednesday night over Cardinal.  

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Pella vs. Pella Christian Baseball

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 7:20 pm

Pella Christian: 5
Pella: 15

Final – 5

Pella vs. Pella Christian Softball

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 7:19 pm

Pella Christian: 4
Pella: 5

Final

Opal De Heer

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 4:34 pm

Services for Opal De Heer, age 93 of Knoxville, will be held on Saturday June 30th at 11:00 AM at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home.

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IN DEPTH: Ag in the City–Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

It’s time for Ag in the City–in Knoxville.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Darrin Botkin and Larry Hiemstra with Barker Implement, and farmers Corwin Fee and Larry Rowley, with the Marion County Farm Bureau.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Heat Wave Safety

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Judi Van Hulzen, a nurse at Marion County Public Health, about ways to stay safe and cool during the heat wave this week.

Let’s Talk Pella – Animal Heat Safety

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Tim Yoder at Tri-County Veterinary Clinic explains the warning signs for pets and livestock that may be getting to hot in this weeks weather.

Lincoln

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 10:22 am

FOR SALE: Lincoln Towncar 57,900 miles…asking $9800 please call 641-842-7193.

Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 10:20 am

Multi family Friday and Saturday 8-3 501 Wabash Harvey

Motorcycle

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 10:18 am

FOR SALE: Yamaha 750 with full parts bike…asking $1600 please call 717-350-8422.

Washer/Dryer

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 10:16 am

FOR SALE: stackable washer and dryer…asking $350 please call 717-777-1797

Wednesday, June 27

Posted: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 9:39 am

Birthday Winner: Jim Bailey
Anniversary Winner: Ryan & Melinda Wadel