Archive for September, 2014

Helen Goodwin

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 10:09 pm

A celebration of life for Helen Jean Goodwin age 78, of Flagler will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, September 24th, at the Harvey Assembly of God Church. Burial will follow services at the Eureka Cemetery of rural Harvey.

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Two-vehicle Crash Send One To Hospital In Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 8:46 pm

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One person was transported to Knoxville Hospital & Clinic’s after a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon.

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Small Grass Fire Quickly Extinguished South Of Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 8:45 pm

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The Knoxville Township Rural Fire Department responded to a small grass fire Sunday afternoon.

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Marguerite Trunnel

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 2:51 pm

Graveside services for Marguerite Trunnel, aged 92 of Prairie City will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Waveland Cemetery.

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Darrell Lee Turner

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 11:15 am

Memorial services for Darrell Lee Turner, age 72 of Prairie City, will be held on Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Coburn Funeral Home in Prairie City.

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Knoxville City Council To Meet Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A Vision Iowa grant request update from the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum will be presented to the Knoxville City Council Monday.

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Knoxville Loses 4 At Ballard; Looking Forward To More SCC Matches This Week

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Volleyball Squad had a tough day at the Ballard Invitational yesterday.

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Knoxville School Board To Review Financial Report Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Report will be presented to the Knoxville School Board Monday.

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Lake Red Rock Recreation Area Closed for Construction Starting Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:57 am

A recreation area at Lake Red Rock will be closed until further notice to allow for work on the dam project at Lake Red Rock.

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Arsonist In Knoxville & Indianola DHS Fires Granted Work Release After Less Than Two Years

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Convicted arsonist David Allen Brommel who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for setting fire to two Iowa Department Of Human Services facilities, including the one in Knoxville, has been granted work release after serving less than two years.

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Pella Police Remind Residents of Car Theft Prevention Tips

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:55 am

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After a recent string of car thefts in the area, the Pella Police Department is encouraging residents to be vigilant in preventing future thefts.

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Marion County Residents Should Have Plan In Case Of Emergency

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:54 am

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As part of National Emergency Preparedness Month, Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson tells citizens the first thing they should do first should an emergency occur is go to their plan.

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Phase Two of Sanitary Sewer Smoke Testing to Begin in Pella Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:53 am

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The City of Pella is preparing to enter into the second phase of special smoke tests to pinpoint where repairs are needed in the sanitary sewer system.

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Knoxville Senior Center To Offer Depression Screening Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:52 am

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A depression screening for seniors will be held next week at the Knoxville Senior Center.

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Pella Schools Happy with Teacher Leadership Program in Early Stages

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:51 am

Pella Community School Administration says they are happy with the progress of their teacher leadership program.

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Judy Sharp

Posted: Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 8:56 pm

Memorial services for Judy Sharp, age 51 of Knoxville will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home. Inurnment will follow in the Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will begin after 12:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to Judy’s Quilting Guild. Online condolences may be left at BertrandFuneralHomes.com.

Richard “Dick” Hamilton

Posted: Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 7:30 pm

Funeral services for Richard “Dick” Hamilton, age 75, will be held on Wednesday, September 24th at 1:30 pm at the Fielding Funeral Home. Family will greet friends on Tuesday, September 23rd from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Fielding Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Chariton Cemetery.

Burt Cross

Posted: Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 6:01 pm

Mass of Christian Burial for Burt Cross, age 74, will be Tuesday, September 23rd at 10:30 am at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Chariton. Family will receive friends Monday, September 22nd from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. A rosary service will be held at 5:00 pm on Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Circle of Life Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.pierschbacherfuneralhome.com.

Paul Anthony Newman

Posted: Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 5:56 pm

Funeral services for Paul Anthony Newman, age 44, will be held on Monday, September 22nd at 2:00 pm at the Fielding Funeral Home. Family will greet friends at the Fielding Funeral Home on Sunday, September 21st from 5:00-7:00 pm. Interment will be in the Chariton Cemetery.

Vital Men Gathering In Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 2:50 pm

Vital Men will be meeting Tuesday September 23rd from 6:30-8pm at the Bingley Building one the Marion County Fairgrounds.

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