Archive for July, 2013

Sunday, July 28

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 7:58 am

Birthday Winner: Jen Hardman
Anniversary Winner: Jeremy & Becky Jolly

Saturday, July 27

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 7:57 am

Birthday Winner: Carolyn Hansaker
Anniversary Winner: Norm & Suzanne Brown

School Board Election Registration Due Thursday

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:30 am

Time is nearly up for those interested in being on their local school district’s school board.

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Pella Police Department’s Traffic Initiative Week Three

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Week three of the Pella Police Department’s four week traffic initiative begins today.

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Nationals Events Start Up This Week

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Southern Iowa Speedweek starts this Thursday as the 360 Nationals start up at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Highlights of the Pella RAGBRAI Events

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Waldos and Kid

Even though most RAGBRAI riders spent less than 12 hours in Pella, the Tulip City spent nearly a year planning for their role as a pass thru and meeting community.

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U.S. Senate Bipartisanship Less Likely to Spread to House

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Some gridlock has been broken in one legislative chamber in Washington.

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Central College Names New Director of Annual Giving

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Central College has named new director of annual giving, Adam Hasselhuhn.

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Asbestos Removal Approved at Bussey Memorial Hall

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors took the next step in their deconstruction of Bussey Memorial Hall during their regular meeting last week.

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Regional Airport Discussion

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Should there be a new regional airport located between Pella and Oskaloosa?

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School Registration Dates and Times

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Registration at many area schools gets started this week.

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Central College Receives Gift for Central Teacher Academy

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Central College recently received a $25,000 gift for their Central Teacher Academy.

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Record Low Set Yesterday

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:20 am

A cooler-than-normal stretch last week wrapped up with a record low yesterday.

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Sheriff’s Report – July 29th, 2013

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:15 am

July 29, 2013

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Even With Momentum, Sabers Erring on Side of Caution

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:01 am

Having just knocked off the three-time defending Class 1A state baseball champions, Twin Cedars is quickly looking like the team to beat.

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Oskaloosa Game Stood Out to DeMeulenaere

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Looking back at their 2013 softball season, Pella High head coach, Krista DeMeulenaere recalls their doubleheader with Oskaloosa the most as one of their most memorable games of the year.

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Seniors Showed Much Perseverance this Season for Johnson

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Nate Johnson finished up the first year as head coach of the Pella Christian baseball squad with a record of 14 – 17.

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Knoxville’s Crossett; PCM’s Kain Help South Shut Out North In Shrine Bowl

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Knoxville’s Aaron Crossett and P-C-M Ethan Kain both had hands in the South Squad posting a 28-0 shut out over the North in the 41st Annual Iowa Shrine Bowl Saturday at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls.

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Douma Excited for Returners, Especially on Defense

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Defense was not a strongpoint of the 2012-13 Central men’s basketball team.

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Non-Weekly Drivers Take Wins At Knoxville Raceway On Saturday

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 5:56 am

The final tune up before the 360 Nationals was Saturday night, and several visitors dropped in to take one more practice round at the Knoxville Raceway.

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