Archive for January, 2013

PPBWF Coming Up

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

At February’s Pella Professional and Business Women’s Forum, tax professionals will be present to talk about tips and hints for preparing tax returns.

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Sheriff’s Report – January 29th, 2013

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:15 am

January 29th, 2013

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 123 PHONE CALLS, AND 19 911 CALLS,

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Pella, Pella Christian Play for a Good Cause

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Tonight’s doubleheader between both Pella and Pella Christian has a lot more meaning than what’s reflected in the standings.

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Knoxville Travels To Norwalk Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Knoxville heads to Norwalk tonight for a basketball double header.

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North Polk Stands in the Way of Eight Straight for PCM

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

PCM’s basketball teams have ridden good defense and well-executed offenses to seven-game winning streaks, and tonight, those are in jeopardy against two very talented North Polk teams.

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Trojans Look for Revenge against I-35

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

After a very busy week on the road, featuring four games in six days, Pleasantville’s basketball teams will play their next three games at home, starting tonight against an I-35 duo that swept the Trojans in Truro over a month ago.

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Twin Cedars Trounces Tri-County

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 5:58 am

It was an easy night in Bussey for the Twin Cedars’ varsity basketball clubs Monday, as each team won by a large margin over Tri-County.

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Close Games have not been Kind to Central Men’s Basketball

Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 at 5:56 am

Sitting at 9 – 9 currently, the Central men’s basketball team has not had a lot of luck when it has come to games decided by less than ten points.

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William A. Boddicker

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 4:36 pm

Funeral services for William A. Boddicker age 58 of Prairie City will be Thursday January 31st at 11:00am at the Prairie City Christian Church.

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Raymond L. Morse

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 4:32 pm

Services for Raymond L. Morse, age 78 will be held at 11:00am at the Fielding Funeral Home Saturday February 2nd.

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L.G. Sheldon

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 4:29 pm

Services for L.G. Sheldon age 57, will be held at Prairie Meadows Racetrack Casino Hotel on Saturday, February 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in Skinner Room C.

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IN DEPTH: Our First Responders Part 1

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Twenty four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, our first responders work to keep us safe. Where we run from danger, they run towards it. How many first responders are there in the county? How are they organized? What training occurs, and what challenges do they face? In the first part of a ten part special In Depth series join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Jeff Anderson, Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Senator Amy Sinclair

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Senator Amy Sinclair about last week in the Iowa legislature.

Let’s Talk Pella – Bald Eagle Day

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 12:59 pm

We hear from many people involved in Bald Eagle Day presentations at Central College’s Graham Conference Center.

Plastic Packing Peanuts

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:21 am

I have a bunch of plastic packing peanuts available for the person that was looking for them a little while ago. Call 891-4447.

Looking for Bed Frame/Box Spring

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:21 am

I am looking for a queen size split box spring with bed frame. Call 891-7824.

Car Hits Tree in SE Marion County

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:19 am

Highway 5 January 28, 2013

One woman was transported to Iowa Methodist in Des Moines after a one-vehicle accident this morning.

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Apartments for Rent

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:16 am

Two bedroom apartments available for rent in Pella and Bussey. For more information, call 204-1497.

Lost Cat

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:16 am

I lost my cat in NE Knoxville. It’s male and is orange striped. Call 842-4757 if you have seen it.

Toy/Table/Fireplace

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 9:15 am

For sale, a Kids’ Bouncy Horse for $50 OBO. Also, a Kitchen Table with Four Chairs for $75. Finally, a decorative fireplace that measures 3.5′ x 3.5′ for $75 OBO. If interested, call 318-1303.