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November 19th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 90 CALLS INCLUDING 13 911 CALLS.
THE MARION COUNTY JAIL IS CURRENTLY HOLDING 33 SUBJECTS.

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Threat Leads To Increased Security At Pleasantville Schools Tuesday

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

At approximately 9:30am Tuesday morning students at the Pleasantville Middle School reported to the School administration that a threatening note had been found in a restroom in the building.

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Pella Regional Holding Memory Screenings Though the End of the Month

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:59 am

Pella Regional Health Center is encouraging members of the community to be proactive about memory health.

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Sprinkler System “Strongly Recommended” For Grand Theater By Knoxville City Council

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville City Council made a strong recommendation that the Grand Theater install a sprinkler system while renovations are ongoing during their regularly scheduled meeting Monday.

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Fun For The Whole Family At Knoxville’s Living Windows With Kiddie, Carriage Rides

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:56 am

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Knoxville’s Living Windows is not just about the displays, but it’s also about fun for the whole family.

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“Rabbit Hole” Performances Begin at Central Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Central College Department of Theatre will be performing a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama starting tonight.

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Loebsack Rep Coming To Marion County Today

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:54 am

A member of Congressman Dave Loebsack’s staff will be in Marion County today for open office hours.

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Central Student Helping Those in Need by “Mapping” Area

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:53 am

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A Central College student is helping food pantries better serve those in need through mapping technology.

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Knoxville Library To Host William Penn University Open House Next Month

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:52 am

William Penn University College for Working Adults will be holding an open house in Knoxville next month.

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Young Professionals to Host Night of Sports Bingo Thursday

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:51 am

The Young Professionals of Pella will hold their monthly connection with a night of sports bingo this week.

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Bridge Repairs To Be Made Along Indiana Dr Near Pleasantville

Posted: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:50 am

The Marion County Road Department wants to inform drivers of an upcoming road closure on Indiana Dr west of Pleasantville.

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Follow-up on Pleasantville Incident

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 2:51 pm

Here is the text of an email sent to Pleasantville parents and staff at 2:45 this afternoon after the incident:

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IN DEPTH: DMACC in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 2:00 pm

Want to continue your education at DMACC? If so, it’s time to register.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Andrea Gotta, with DMACC, Knoxville.

Let’s Talk Pella – Historic Pella Trust New Director

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

We have an interview with the new director of the Pella Historic Trust, Lynn Hilga Branderhorst.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – National Diabetes Awareness Month

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined by Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Dietitian Hannah Ostrander to talk about National Diabetes Awareness Month.

Threat at Pleasantville Schools Today

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 12:38 pm

At approximately 9:30 AM students at the Pleasantville Middle School reported to the School administration that a threatening note had been found in a restroom in the building.

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November 18th Knoxville PD Report

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The following criminal, traffic or civil charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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Sprinkler System “Strongly Recommended” For Grand Theater By Knoxville City Council

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 8:27 am

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Install a sprinkler system in the Grand Theater. The Knoxville City Council made that strong recommendation during their regularly scheduled meeting Monday.

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November 18th Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED NINETY CALLS, THIRTEEN 911 CALLS, AND FIVE INC 911 CALLS.

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Charges Facing Knoxville Woman For Assault With A Knife

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 6:00 am

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A Knoxville woman has been charged with attempting to stab an individual with a knife.

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