Archive for September, 2012

East 3rd to Reopen in Late Fall

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

Major construction is ongoing at one of Pella’s long term road projects.

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Dan-D Farms Corn Maze Now Open

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Dan-D Farms opens their corn maze this weekend.

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Fall Cleanup Begins in Pella

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Monday next week marks the start of Fall Cleanup week in Pella, where residents will be able to dispose of large items that don’t fit in garbage bins.

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Lighted Parade Registration Begins

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Fall may be just a week old, but the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce is already planning for the 2012 Living Windows and Lighted Parade event.

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National Public Lands Day Provides Volunteer Opportunities

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Volunteers are out at Lake Red Rock today to help cleanup the lake and campgrounds on National Public Lands Day.

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Property Taxes Due On Monday

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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

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Pella Resident Attends Grain Facility Opening

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:23 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.

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Oktoberfest in The Molengracht

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Pella celebrates Oktoberfest this weekend.

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Pella Takes Charge out of Chariton, Wins Homecoming Game

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:03 am

It was a happy homecoming for Pella, as they rolled to their third consecutive victory; shutting out Chariton 35-0 Friday night.

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Early Mistakes Doom Knoxville Against Carlisle

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Knoxville fell behind early to Carlisle on Homecoming night and could not recover from a 20-0 hole and fell to the Wildcats last night 34-13.

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Ogden Topples Pella Christian 28-14

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:02 am

It was a game of “firsts” for the Pella Christian football team in Ogden on Friday night; and unfortunately for the Eagles, they weren’t the good kind, as the Bulldogs rolled up a 28-14 win in Class 1A District 7.

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PCM Comes Up Just Short Against Albia

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:01 am

The PCM Mustangs rallied in the 4th quarter Friday night, but came up just short in a 35-28 loss at Albia.

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Lynnville-Sully Spoils Pleasantville Homecoming in Rout

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Bailey Samson rushed for over 100 yards and three touchdowns, quarterback Cale Van Wyk passed for two more, as the Hawks of Lynnville-Sully bulldozed the Pleasantville Trojans last night by a final score of 70 – 0.

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Twin Cedars Wallops Seymour 77-8

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

A 77-8 thumping of Seymour Friday night provided the Twin Cedars football team with just the bounce-back game they were looking for.

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Saints Dealt Sobering Blow at H-L-V

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Melcher-Dallas football team fell from the ranks of the unbeatens Friday night, taking a stunning 33-8 setback on the road at H-L-V.

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Pella High Included in Field at Today’s Newton Volleyball Invitational

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The Pella High volleyball team returns to competition today – their first since Tuesday’s reinvigorating 3-1 win over crosstown rival Pella Christian.

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Pella Native Leads Central at Women’s IIAC Golf Tournament

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Sophomore Kelsey Van Tasell fired a career-best 77 to crack the top five and lead Central College to fourth place after the first round of the Iowa Conference women’s golf tournament Friday.

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Central Looking to get back on Track in Today’s Homecoming Game

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Eliminating mistakes is the focus for the Central College football team as it prepares for its Iowa Conference opener Saturday against last year’s champion, the University of Dubuque.

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Marlar Takes Night Two Of The Late Model Nationals

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Mike Marlar won night two of the Ninth Annual Lucas Oil Late Model Nationals at the Knoxville Raceway last night.

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Melcher-Dallas vs. HLV-Victor Football

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 9:10 pm

Melcher-Dallas: 8
HLV: 33

Final