Archive for December, 2012

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics Gives to Community

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

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics staff members have been giving back during the holiday season.

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Central Renovating Building

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

Central College is working to renovate the interior of some of their buildings, beginning with the Graham Conference Center.

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Central Renovating Building

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

Central College is working to renovate the interior of some of their buildings, beginning with the Graham Conference Center.

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Sheriff’s Report – December 30, 2012

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

December 30th, 2012
IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE RECEIVED: 88 calls, and 10 911 calls.

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Martha Roozeboom

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:21 pm

Funeral services for Martha Roozeboom, age 90 of Knoxville, will be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Living Word Fellowship Church.

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Urgent Help needed Saturday

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Urgent: Volunteer help needed to move an elderly woman from 605 S Attica Rd to 1206 N Grant today. Bring a pickup if possible. Call 891-0322 or just show up. Any and all help would be appreciated.

Successful Food Drive Wraps Up

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

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This year’s KNIA/KRLS was a huge success with more food and more cash donations this year than last year.

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Monday is Last Day for Christmas Walk

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

The Christmas Walk at the Pella Historical Village closes at the end of the month.

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Water Main Break in Knoxville Friday Morning

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

A water main break Friday morning caused some people in Knoxville to be without water as they prepared for work.

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Vermeer Food Drive Sets Record

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

Vermeer Corporation has made a donation to area food shelves as part of their annual holiday food drive.

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Last Week for Gordon Exhibit in Knoxville

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

This is the last weekend that the Salute to Champion Jeff Gordon exhibit will be available for viewing at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum.

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Dollars for Scholars Benefit Before Pella vs. Pella Christian Game

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

Pella and Pella Christian basketball teams will be facing off on Friday next week.

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Marion County Calendars Still Available

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

A pair of 2013 calendars with ties to Marion County remain available if you’re still getting ready for the New Year.

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Memorial Blood Drive Held Today

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A blood drive is being held today in memory of a Pella girl who lost her life to a rare blood disease last year.

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Marion County Hits Lowest Drought Designation

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

Marion County’s drought designation has been downgraded.

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Sheriff’s Report – December 29, 2012

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:15 am

DECEMBER 28, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED A TOTAL OF 114 TELEPHONE CALLS INCLUDING 11 911 CALLS.

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Core Happy at 5 – 1 after First “Half” of Season

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

With six games under their belt, the Pella High boys’ basketball team sits at 5 – 1 with the toughest part of their schedule lying ahead.

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Traditional Tournaments Lie Ahead For Knoxville Wrestling

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

The Knoxville Wrestling Squad will continue its season a week from today at the P-C-M Invitational.

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Eagles’ Girls’ Coach Wanted More Aggressiveness in Hindsight

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

Pella Christian’s head girls’ basketball coach, Kevin Van Maanen said, after their 82 – 51 loss to number one ranked Western Christian, that he wished they had tried working it inside to their playmaker more often in the first half of the ballgame.

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Mood Still Upbeat for Winless Trojans’ Girls

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

After a rough start to their season, the Pleasantville girls’ basketball team headed back to practice Thursday night with their heads held high.

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