Archive for November, 2013

Shop Local on Black Friday

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:29 am

It’s Black Friday and lots of stores are offering special deals.

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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:28 am

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month.

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Pella High to Add New Courses

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:27 am

During the Pella community school board meeting earlier this week, it was revealed that the high school is looking to add some additional course options for their students.

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Area Schools’ Winter and Holiday Concert Schedule

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Winter concerts are coming up at area schools.

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Pella and Pella Christian Holiday Music Schedule

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The Pella High Band and Orchestra will perform together inside the high school auditorium at 7:30pm on December 9th.

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Knoxville Police Chief Dan Losada Offers Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Today is Black Friday.

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Davis Folkerts and Friends Holiday Show This Weekend

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Seats are still remaining for the Pella Opera House’s annual Davis Folkerts and Friends Holiday Show.

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Visiting Nursing Services Of Iowa Navigators Help Nine Marion County Residents

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

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Visiting Nursing Services of Iowa navigators came to Marion County Public Health Department in Knoxville last week.

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Holiday Performances at Central

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The A Capella Choir, Chamber Singers, Handbell Choir and College-Community Orchestra will perform their annual Christmas Candlelight Concerts December 13th and 14th at 8 pm in Douwstra Auditorium.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Office Report – Friday, November 29

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:15 am

ON THURSDAY, HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO SEVENTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THREE RECKLESS DRIVERS, ONE VEHICLE UNLOCK, ONE ACCIDENT WITH PROPERTY DAMAGE, ONE CIVIL ISSUE, ONE MOTORIST ASSIST, ONE ANIMAL BITE, ONE REPORT OF HARASSMENT, ONE REPORT OF DISTURBING THE PEACE, AND EIGHT EXTRA PATROLS

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Baugh Will Fill Several Roles this Year

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Coming off of a spectacular freshman season as a member of the Pella Christian boys’ basketball team, Sebastian Baugh is primed for a huge sophomore year.

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Coaches vs. Cancer Already Taking Shape

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Coaches vs. Cancer day is January 25th at Knoxville High School.

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Rempe Adds More Honors to Senior Year List

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Senior Taelor Rempe’s name was found on a pair of impressive lists for postseason honors in Class 4A.

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With Talent Returning, Wilkins Stays Cautiously Optimistic

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 5:59 am

The Pleasantville boys’ basketball team had to part with a pair of talented senior starters after last season, but they bring back a boat load of equally-skilled players looking to improve on a 15-win, 2012-13 campaign.

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Central Soccer Squads Earn Academic Honors

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 5:56 am

Both the Central men’s and women’s soccer programs had some smart cookies on their squads this year.

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Giving Thanks

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:30 am

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Today is Thanksgiving, a time to stop and remember all the things we are thankful for in our lives.

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Thanksgiving Facts

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Thanksgiving as it’s known in the United States, is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November.

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Thanksgiving Safety

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Iowa Department of Public Safety reminds you that Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment.

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Shooting Club Requests Affiliation with High School

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

During the Pella Community School Boards meeting earlier this week, the Pella Shooting Club requested permission to be affiliated with the school.

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Red Rock Trail Designated as a National Water Trail by National Park Service

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:26 am

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Matt Kissinger, President of the Red Rock Lake Association says that the Red Rock Trail at Lake Red Rock has been officially designated as a National Water Trail by the National Park Service.

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