Archive for September, 2012

Willena Westra

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 9:04 pm

Services for Willena B. (Van Veldhuizen) Westra, age 81 of Pella, will be held on Thursday, October 4th at 10:00 AM at Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Pella.

Read the rest of this entry »

Harry C. Tibboel

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 4:10 pm

Funeral services for Harry C. Tibboel age 92 of of Pella, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 2nd at the Garden Chapel Funeral Home in Pella, with burial in the Oakwood Cemetery.

Read the rest of this entry »

Loweta B. Glenn

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 3:56 pm

Funeral services for Loweta B. Glen, age 96 of Albia, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 3rd at the First Christian Church in Albia.

Read the rest of this entry »

Sheldon Lowell Moon

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 10:50 am

Sheldon Lowell Moon, age 76 of Knoxville, passed away Saturday, September 29th at the Monroe County Hospital of Albia.

Read the rest of this entry »

Ag Secretary Bill Northey Campaigning for Heartsill

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey will be in the area tomorrow as he helps campaign for Iowa House candidate Greg Heartsill.

Read the rest of this entry »

Civil War Presentation in Pella

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The Scholte House is holding a Civil War exhibit that shows how Marion County Was affected by the Civil War.

Read the rest of this entry »

Allergies Hitting Hard this Fall

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

A runny nose, scratchy throat, watery eyes – all are symptoms of the season for many people who suffer through fall allergies.

Read the rest of this entry »

Gary Vermeer Fun Run Held Last Week

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

The Gary Vermeer Fun Run was held last night on the Vermeer Campus.

Read the rest of this entry »

Todd Receives Probation for Obtaining Prescriptions

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Katheryne Todd received one year of probation today after she pled guilty to obtaining a prescription medication without having a prescription in Marion County District Court.

Read the rest of this entry »

Unemployment Up in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Unemployment figures for August have been released by Iowa Workforce Development and Marion County’s unemployment is on the rise.

Read the rest of this entry »

Property Taxes Due Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Tomorrow is the last day that property taxes can be paid without a penalty.

Read the rest of this entry »

Dead Man’s Curve Set to Open at Central

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Central College theater students are getting ready to start their performance of Dead Man’s Curve on Wednesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville Veterans Alliance, VA Extend Deadline for Signing of Lease

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Knoxville Veterans Alliance Project Manager Mike Roberts tells KNIA/KRLS News that the Veterans Alliance and Department of Veterans Affairs have extended the target date for the signing of the Enhanced Use Lease at the Knoxville VA Campus.

Read the rest of this entry »

Pella Resident Represents Iowa Farmers in Washington

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A group of representatives in the fields of agriculture, shipping, and government gathered in Aberdeen, Washington earlier this month, among them was Cliff Mulder of Pella, representing the Iowa Soybean Association.

Read the rest of this entry »

Sheriff’s Report – September 30, 2012

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:15 am

September 30th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 125 PHONE CALLS, AND 15 911 CALLS,

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville 1-4 At Newton Invitational

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad was at the Newton Volleyball Invitational yesterday and it was a frustrating day for the Panthers who went 1-4 losing to two ranked teams.

Read the rest of this entry »

Knoxville Cross Country Looking Run Smart Races

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Cross Country Squads are finding their rhythm on the course these days.

Read the rest of this entry »

Steve Francis Adds Late Model Nationals To Win List

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Steve Francis has won a lot of races in his storied late model career.

Read the rest of this entry »

Marion County Football Scoreboard

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

Football Scores for Friday, September 28th:

Knoxville: 13
Carlisle: 34

Pella: 35
Chariton: 0

Pella Christian: 14
Ogden: 28

PCM: 28
Albia: 35

Pleasantville: 0
Lynnville-Sully: 70

Melcher-Dallas: 8
H-L-V, Victor: 33

Twin Cedars: 77
Seymour: 8

Todd Receives Probation for Obtaining Prescriptions

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

Katheryne Todd received one year of probation today after she pled guilty to obtaining a prescription medication without having a prescription in Marion County District Court.

Read the rest of this entry »