Archive for June, 2013

Sports Scores from June 27th

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 9:47 pm

BASEBALL:

Game 1
Newton 3
Knoxville 2 (9 innings)

Game 2
Newton 1
Knoxville 3

Saydel 12
Pella 2 (6 innings)

Game 1
Oskaloosa 2
Pella Christian 3

Game 2
Oskaloosa 2
Pella Christian 3

Carlisle 3
PCM 5

Pleasantville 12
I-35 2

Sigourney 3
Twin Cedars 14

Melcher-Dallas 13
Mormon Trail 5

SOFTBALL:

Roland-Story 1
PCM 3

Pleasantville 0
I-35 12

Montezuma 1
Twin Cedars 11

Melcher-Dallas 11
Mormon Trail 1 (5 innings)

IN DEPTH: Coal Mining Part 3

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Marion County has a rich, coal mining history, and many of the people who live here today are descended from those hard-working mining families. Lets learn about this rich part of our history, from one of those descendents. In the third part of a three part series that first aired in 2010, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Doug Wilson, Coal Mining Historian, Knoxville

Knoxville Police Department Names School Resource Officer

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Knoxville Police Officer Kenny Hucks has been named the School Resource Officer for this upcoming school year.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville – Fireworks Return

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with Anita Brown, Krissy Link, and April Verwers – all members of the Knoxville Fireworks Foundation – about the return of Independence Day fireworks next week to Knoxville.

Ag in the City on Let’s Talk Pella

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster sits down to discuss Ag in the City with Teresa and David from Marion County Bank.

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Thursday, June 27

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner: Sonja South
Anniversary Winner: Eugene & Elizabeth Pouch

Up in the Air: Many Answers Still Unknown Regarding Health Care Future

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:30 am

There are many things still in flux.

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Ag in the City

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:29 am

The theme for tonight’s Thursdays in Pella is “Ag in the City” which gives citizens of the city, a brief glimpse into life on the farm.

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RAGBRAI Vendors’ Meeting to Discuss Food Safety

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Knoxville Logo Final Picture

RAGBRAI vendors have a chance to learn more about food safety requirements during a meeting next week.

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Final Preparations for Fourth of July

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Pella Chamber of Commerce is putting together the final plans for next week’s Fourth of July festivities.

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Drivers’ Ed. Students See Examples of Emergency Work

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Knoxville Drivers’ Education students spent time with emergency personnel Wednesday morning learning more about their operations.

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Local Restaurant Wins National Award

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:25 am

13 years after moving to Marion County, the Versteeg family, owners of the Pella Pizza Ranch have been named General Manager of the Year within the Pizza Ranch organization.

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Marion County Fair Queen Candidates Announced

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Eight young women will be vying for the crown of Marion County Fair Queen early next month.

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Geocaching Event at Red Rock

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

You’re never too old for hide-and-seek, and tomorrow night at Lake Red Rock, the corps of engineers is having a huge game using Global Positioning Systems.

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Multiple 5K Runs Coming Up in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Whether you want to get some competitive juices flowing or just want to take a stroll, there are several 5K run/walks in Marion County in the next few weeks.

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New Features on Pella Website

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Researching Pella online just got easier, thanks to a new upgrade to the facilities and reservations system.

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Sheriff’s Report – June 27, 2013

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:15 am

June 27, 2013

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Eagles’ Softball Edges Lady Dutch

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian withstood a late rally from Pella to win 4-3 in the rubber match of the crosstown softball rivalry Wednesday night.

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Eight-Run Seventh Propels Little Dutch over Eagles

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Patience was a virtue for the Pella High baseball team in the seventh inning; scoring eight runs to blow open an otherwise close game, 10 – 0 on Wednesday night.

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Knoxville Softball Keeps It Close, But Falls To Norwalk 5-3

Posted: Thursday, June 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

After falling in the final inning to Chariton on Tuesday night, the Knoxville Softball Squad gave Norwalk a good game, but was not able to get the timely hits when needed and fell to the Warriors 5-3.

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