Archive for May, 2013

Vacation Bible School at First Presbyterian Church

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 4:00 pm

First Presbyterian Church in Knoxville is holding Vacation Bible School June 24th to 28th.

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Suicide Support Group at Celebrate Community Church

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 3:39 pm

A suicide support group meeting is held the first Thursday of every month from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at Celebrate Church in Knoxville.

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IN DEPTH: Kevin Kincaid–Sonar Operator

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 2:00 pm

What was it like to be a sonar operator off the coast of the Soviet Union during the cold war? A local man knows. In the fifth part of a ten part in depth series on the men and women who serve in our military.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Kevin Kincaid, former Navy sonar operator, and CEO of the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics.

Burned Up Sump Pump Causes Brief Evacuation of Home

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 1:42 pm

A Knoxville family was evacuated from their home after a sump pump belt burned up and filled their basement with smoke.

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New Sharon Water Safe to Drink, T14 N. of Pella Closed

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 1:30 pm

New Sharon water is safe to drink, and T14 North of Pella is closed. Here is a list of other area flood related closings:

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Let’s Talk Pella-Jill Vandevoort

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Jill Vandevoort talks about Roger Brooks’ “Building Opportunity” workshop.

Toyota/Trailer/Generator

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:18 am

I am selling three items. First, a 1985 Toyota one ton pick-up for $1,600. Second, a 7′ x 16′ two axle car trailer for $450. Finally, an 12 HP generator for $450. Call 660-216-3715 for more information or if interested.

Electric Dryer

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:18 am

I am selling an electric dryer for $25 OBO. Call 820-0590.

Typewriter

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:17 am

Selling an electric typewriter for $25 OBO, please call 947-4561.

Sheet Sets

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:11 am

I’m selling a pair of sheet sets. One is a toddler bed sheet set with Dora the Explorer. Asking $20 for that. I’m also selling a real tree camouflage queen size sheet set for $40. Call 891-9958.

Yard Sale

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:10 am

Having a yard sale from 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. today and tomorrow at 706 W. Jefferson St. in Knoxville.

Maternity Clothes

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:09 am

I am selling a huge tote of maternity clothes for spring and summer. Sizes L & XL, Motherhood, Liz Lange and many more. Phone number is 641-628-8594.

Curtains

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 9:05 am

I’m selling four panels of Heritage Lace curtains in excellent condition. Call 780-1532 for more information.

South Overlook Boat Ramp Closed

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 8:48 am

As of Friday, May 31, 2013, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed the South Overlook Boat Ramp and a portion of the Volksweg Trail near the Marina Cove Recreation Area.

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Arrests Made in Guns and Ammunition Burglary

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:30 am

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Arrests have been made in a burglary in Knoxville. Knoxville Police Lt. Aaron Fuller and Marion County Sheriff Jason Sandholt tell KNIA/KRLS News that on Sunday, May 19, Knoxville Police were called to Coast Hardware in Knoxville in regards to a burglary. Numerous firearms and ammunition were stolen.

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2013 Wettest Iowa Spring in History

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:29 am

This past spring has set the record for the wettest Iowa spring, besting 141 years of state records.

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Sinclair, Heartsill Meet with Public in Knoxville This Afternoon

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:28 am

The final legislative coffee session of 2013 is scheduled for today in Knoxville.

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Plant Sale at Pella Farmer’s Market

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Pella Farmer’s Market will be hosting a plant sale on Saturday from 9am to noon.

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Streetscape Meeting Next Tuesday in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:26 am

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The City of Knoxville is hosting a town hall meeting next Tuesday regarding the downtown Streetscape Project.

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Posted: Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 6:25 am

Commencement

Central College has announced the establishment of the Arthur J. Bosch Endowment for Student Research.

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