Archive for November, 2013

Grill Cartridge

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 8:55 am

For sale, a grill cartridge for a built-in cooktop stove. It fits Maytag, Amana, Magic Chef and other models. Never been used, I’d like $70 for it. Call 842-4377.

Dresser/Vacuum/Figurines

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 8:54 am

Three items for sale. First, a triple dresser with matching chest of drawers. I’d like $200 for the set. Next, a Majestic filter queen vacuum that’s like new for $200. Finally, I have various figurines, including home interior masterpiece porcelain birds for $50 each and a complete set of home interior circle of friends figurines for $200. Call 891-9555.

Simon Estes Tickets

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 8:53 am

For sale, three tickets to the Simon Estes performance for Sunday, December 1 at the Knoxville Auditorium. Seats are reserved on the aisle. Face value is $35 per ticket. Call 891-5966.

McGinnis Denied Post Conviction Relief

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:30 am

McGinnis
A convicted murderer has requested post conviction relief, claiming his attorney was ineffective.

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City Council Held a Special Work Session

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

Pella City Council Nov 4th

The Pella City Council held a special work session yesterday.

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Knoxville Fire and Rescue Staff Conduct Frying Turkey Experiment

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

Knoxville Fire and Rescue staff recently conducted an experiment on deep-frying turkeys.

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Tuttle Cabin to be Featured in Pella Tour of Homes

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Tuttle Cabin Front View

This year’s Pella Tour of Homes will feature a historic house that is the oldest residence in a 20 mile radius of it’s location at 607 Lincoln Street in Pella.

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Marion County Board of Supervisors Met Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Marion County Board of Supervisors held their regular meeting Tuesday morning.

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Obstetrics Staff at Pella Regional Raising Awareness on Shaken Babies

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Shaken Babies Awareness

The Obstetrics Staff at Pella Regional is distributing purple newborn caps to build awareness for the more than 1,400 babies who are shaken and abused each year as a result of a parent or caregiver becoming frustrated with an infant’s crying.

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Marion County Aging Resources Seeking Volunteer For Board of Directors

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Jim Kingery, with the Marion County Board of Supervisors tells KNIA KRLS News that the Marion County Aging Resources Board is seeking a volunteer to serve on their board, after board member Duane Brouwer passed away.

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Central Students Return to a Packed Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Central students returning from holiday will have a busy first week back.

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Knoxville Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Thursday is Thanksgiving Day, and Katrina Nelson, Director of Public Relations at Knoxville Hospital and Clinics, says that the clinics in Knoxville, Pleasantville, and Melcher Dallas will be closed on Thursday, November 28.

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Get a Photo Taken in a Live Nativity Scene

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Anyone looking for a family photo opportunity can participate in a live Nativity scene at Second Reformed Church Saturday, December 7th from 11 am to 2 pm.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Office Report – Wednesday, November 27

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:15 am

ON TUESDAY, THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO THIRTY FOUR CALLS FOR SERVICE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EIGHT EXTRA PATROLS, ONE SUSPICIOUS PERSON, FOUR RETURN PHONE CALLS, FOURTEEN ATTEMPTS AT PAPER SERVICE, ONE ALARM, ONE MOTORIST ASSIST, ONE REPORT OF DEBRIS IN THE ROADWAY, THREE ACCIDENTS, AND ONE FOLLOW UP.

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Eagles Escape with Win Over Albia

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian’s girls’ basketball team moved to 2 – 0 on the year with a three-point win over Albia last night, 47 – 44.

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Des Moines North was Good Measuring Stick for Lady Dutch

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Dismantling Des Moines North on Monday night 91 – 71, the Pella High girls’ basketball team was able to shake off any first game jitters they may have had going into that contest.

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Expectations Higher For Knoxville Girls Basketball

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 6:00 am

The Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad while young…has experience.

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PCM Drops Second Straight Contest

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Poor free throw shooting and a low scoring second half were the big factor’s in PCM’s 52 – 34 loss to Nevada in girls’ basketball action on Tuesday.

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Rockets Blast Trojans’ Girls

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:59 am

Eddyville-Blakesburg gave the Pleasantville girls’ basketball team an unwarm welcome last night, as the Rockets beat the Trojans 77 – 39.

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Wayne Thumps Melcher-Dallas

Posted: Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 at 5:58 am

Turnovers were again a problem for the Melcher-Dallas girls’ basketball team to open up their season, falling to Wayne 65 – 39 last night.

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