Archive for April, 2013

Dan Van Kooten Recognized

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:27 am

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A local educator has been named as a finalist for a statewide award.

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Activities Planned for Dr. McKeever’s 50th Anniversary

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:26 am

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Dr. Earl McKeever is celebrating his 50th anniversary at Knoxville Hospital and Clinics this week, and the hospital has a number of activities planned.

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Knoxville FCCLA Students Advance in National Competition

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A group of Knoxville High School seniors are getting set to represent the school and their organization this summer.

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New MRI at Pella Regional

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Pella Regional Health Center recently installed new technology in the Harmeling Imaging Center.

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Upcoming Raffles Continue Progress for Kiwanis Miracle Playground

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:22 am

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The Knoxville Piecemakers Quilters Club is getting involved in the Kiwanis Miracle Playground Project.

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Tulip Time Dutch Baking Contest Winners

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Eighth Annual Tulip Time Dutch Baking Contest unofficially kicked off this week’s festivities last night.

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Knoxville’s 5 Gold Medals Net LHC Track Runner-Up; Girls 6th

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Everyone thought the Little Hawkeye Conference Track and Field Meet on the boys side would come down to Knoxville and Pella.

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Lady Dutch Tennis Stumbles Against Grinnell

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Grinnell seemed to be dominating in every sport on Monday, as the Pella High girls’ tennis team fell to the Tigers on Monday, 9 – 2.

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Pella Sweeps Track Meet, Wins Conference Titles

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Little and Lady Dutch of Pella stole the show on the track in Oskaloosa on Monday, as they each won the Little Hawkeye Conference meet.

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Eagles’ Girls Blank Centerville, Big Red Shuts out Boys

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian’s girls’ soccer team got back on track Monday night, shutting out visiting Centerville, 5 – 0.

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Competitive Little Hawkeye Conference Meets Go Grinnell’s Way

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

It was the Tigers of Grinnell that escaped the jungle of Willow Creek golf course in Des Moines with a Little Hawkeye Conference boys’ and girls’ title on Monday.

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Pleasantville Girls’ Golfers Tops in Conference Again

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Add another reason for Coach Dan Calhoun to smile, as his Pleasantville girls’ golf team won the Pride of Iowa Conference meet on Monday by 11 strokes.

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Mustangs’ Boys Second in Conference Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:59 am

In what Coach Mike Smith called an “off day,” his PCM boys’ golf team finished second in the Heart of Iowa Conference tournament on Monday to South Hamilton.

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Wells Earns At Girls All-Conference; Boys 6th At LHC Golf Meet

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:58 am

While the Knoxville girls did not have enough players to get a team score, Evy Wells earned all-conference with her 105, good enough for 12th place which was the final all-conference spot.

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Knoxville Boys Fall To Centerville In Tennis Makeup

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Boys Tennis Squad lost to Centerville yesterday in a makeup meet from two weeks ago by a final count of 7-2.

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Central Wraps Up Home Conference Schedule Today

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:57 am

With the Iowa Conference baseball tournament coming up on the other side of the weekend, the Central Dutch have a busy week in front of them to wrap up their regular season.

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Knoxville Boys Host Pella On The Pitch In Ken Locke Stadium Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 at 5:55 am

The Knoxville Boys Soccer Squad will host Pella tonight in a Little Hawkeye Conference battle.

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Jay V. Veldhouse

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 4:15 pm

Funeral Services for Jay V. Veldhouse age 84 of Pella will be at 10:00 A.M. Saturday May 4 at Pella Christian High School.

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IN DEPTH: Dr. Earl McKeever Part 1

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

A local doctor has been in practice for over 50 years, and is still going strong. What’s his story? In the first part of a two part program–

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Dr. Earl McKeever, with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics.

Let’s Talk Pella: RAGBRAI Coming To Pella

Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

RAGBRAI is coming to Pella. What’s the route, and how is Pella going to profit from the visit? Our guest today on Let’s Talk Pella is Jill Vande voort with the Pella Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.