Archive for November, 2013

Electric Prices to Rise in 2014

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:25 am

During the Pella City Council work session Tuesday, it was revealed that Missouri River Energy Services recently notified the City of Pella that they would be raising their rates on January 1st by 5.3%.

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Public Health Says Food-Borne Illness Increases Following Holidays

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Judi Van Hulzen, RN with Marion County Public Health says their office often receives increased reports of food-borne illnesses and outbreaks following holidays that involve large family gatherings, such as Thanksgiving.

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Holiday Hours at Pella Regional

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Pella Regional will have special holiday hours today.

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Tips To Avoid Overeating During The Holidays

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

It is easy to overindulge during the holidays.

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How to Handle Holiday Depression

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The holidays can be a tough time to deal with depression, or the loss of a loved one.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Office Report – Thursday, November 28

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:15 am

ON WEDNESDAY, THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO FIFTEEN CALLS FOR SERVICE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FOUR ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, THREE RETURN PHONE CALLS, ONE REPORT OF LIVESTOCK IN THE ROADWAY, FOUR MOTORIST ASSISTS, ONE JUVENILE, AND TWO ACCIDENTS.

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Fall Sports a Catalyst for Pella Boys’ Basketball Success

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Fall sports were very successful for Pella High in 2013.

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Eagles’ Boys Lost, Bring Back Key Players this Season

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Gone are Riley Stursma, Blake Riggen, Austin Ver Meer, Caleb Morgan and the entire group of seniors that made up last year’s state boys’ basketball team.

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Conditioning Key For Knoxville Girls This Season

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The style of play for the Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad this season is an up tempo style plus press on defense. 

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Several Trojans Earn All-District Honors

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Seven different members of the Pleasantville football team found themselves on the Class A District 6 postseason awards list.

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Despite Height Disadvantage, Central Women Still Grabbing Boards

Posted: Thursday, November 28th, 2013 at 5:56 am

The Central women’s basketball team has prided itself on being very good at rebounding the ball, both offensively and defensively over the past couple of seasons.

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Caroling and Chili Supper at First Reformed Church

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:36 pm

First Reformed Church in Pella invites you to join them on Sunday, December 22nd at 3:30 PM for caroling.

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An Out-of-the-Box Christmas Musical at First Reformed Church

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:33 pm

Join First Reformed Church in Pella for their performance of And Out-of-the-Box Christmas Musical on Sunday, December 15th at 6:00 PM.

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Advent Study Book Club at First Reformed Church

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:29 pm

First Reformed Church in Pella is having an Advent Study Book Club on Wednesdays during December.

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First Reformed Church December Sermon Series

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:27 pm

Join First Reformed Church in Pella for their December sermon series The Impossible Possible: God With Us.

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Preparing Your Heart for Christmas at Trinity Reformed Church

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 4:59 pm

Trinity Reformed Church in Pella invites individuals and families to Preparing Your Heart for Christmas- an Evening for Prayer on Sunday, December 1st from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.

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Christmas Service at Harvey Assembly of God

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 4:50 pm

The Harvey Assembly of God will be holding a Christmas Service on Sunday, December 22nd at 6:00 PM.

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IN DEPTH: Butterball Turkey Talk Line

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving and it’s time to talk turkey. Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Marty Van Ness, with the Butterball Turkey Talk Line.

Let’s Talk Pella with Mike Nardini

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Pella, Justin Webster will talk to Pella City Administrator Mike Nardini about the City Council’s special work session held on Tuesday November 26th.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Dr. Randy Flack

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, Karen Overgaard is joined by Superintendent of Knoxville Schools Dr. Randy Flack.

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