Archive for December, 2012

Central Women End Year with Win Over Saint Scholastica

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 5:57 am

The Central Dutch women will enter the 2013 part of their schedule with a 7 – 3 record after defeating St. Scholastica of Minnesota Friday afternoon, 70 – 63.

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Charlie E. Clark

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 3:11 pm

Funeral services for Charlie E. Clark, age 74, will be held Monday, December 31 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sinnott Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Albia with Pastor Rick Smith officiating.

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Caroline Irving

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 3:07 pm

Funeral services for Caroline Irving, age 86 of Columbia, will be Monday, December 31 at 11:00 a.m. inside the Columbia United Methodist Church.

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IN DEPTH: Health and Wealth Part 3

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

There are some big changes in tax law coming for 2013 that everyone should know about. In the third part of a special ten part In Depth Series on Health and Wealth.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Mike Ver Meer, with Schuring and Uitermarkt, CPAs, Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – 2012 in Review With the Mayor

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes takes a peak back at what was accomplished in Knoxville in 2012 with mayor Don Zoutte.

Let’s Talk Pella – Holiday Diets

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 12:59 pm

Cathy Pollock at Pella Regional Health Center talks about holiday diets around New Year’s and about New Year’s Resolutions.

Friday, December 28

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 12:45 pm

Birthday Winner: Julie Rees
Anniversary Winner: Charles & Delores Rus

Elva May Heerema

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 7:16 am

Memorial services for Elva May (Van Houweling) Heerema, age 99 of Pella will be held on Monday, December 31st at 10:30 am at Second Reformed Church in Pella.

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Water Main Break in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:31 am

A water main break has occurred in Knoxville this morning.

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Preparing for Fiscal Cliff Impact

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:30 am

As the deadline for the fiscal cliff looms less than a week from now, many people are starting to wonder how this package of tax increases and spending cuts will impact them.

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Power Plant Deconstuction to Effect Road Work

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

The planned deconstruction of the Pella Power Plant next year has changed some of the road work projects that were scheduled for next year.

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Expand the Dream Continues Success in 2012

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:28 am

After almost a year-and-a-half, National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum Director Bob Baker says the Expand the Dream campaign has been very successful.

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Local Band to Open for International Blues Artist

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:27 am

A group of Pella High’s Senior class will be the opening act for an international blues award winner.

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Conservation Board Christmas Tree Pickup

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Marion County Conservation Board will be offering curb-side pickup of Christmas trees next week in Knoxville.

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PCHS Students to Perform with Blues Artist

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A group of Pella High’s Senior class will be the opening act for an international blues award winner.

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Etnyre Nominated by Grassley for Military Academy

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Senator Chuck Grassley has made his nominations for the nations various military academies.

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Chili Cookoff

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Knoxville Education Foundation will be holding their annual chili cookoff next Friday before the basketball games against Newton.

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Renovations at Central

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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

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Knoxville Football Player and Coach to Shrine Bowl

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Two members of the Knoxville football program will take part in next summer’s Shrine Bowl.

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Sheriff’s Report – December 28, 2012

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:15 am

December 28th, 2012

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 100 PHONE CALLS, AND 14 911 CALLS,

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