Funeral services for Earl Martinache age 89 of Knoxville will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Ruckman Cemetery. Visitation will begin after 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House of Des Moines. Online condolences may be left at bertrandfuneralhomes.com.
Title: Humane Society Supplies Needed
Location: Marion County Humane Society
Description: The Marion County Humane Society is looking for a number of supplies this holiday season. They need bleach, pine sol, rubber cleaning gloves, spray bottles, dog food, cat litter, and many other supplies. For more information, call the Humane Society at 828-PETS.
Start Date: 2009-11-30
End Date: 2009-12-25
Title: Twin Cedars After Prom Breakfast
Location: Sussey Fire Station
Description: The Twin Cedars After Prom Committee will hold a pancake breakfast on Saturday, December 5th from 6:00 to 10:30 at the Bussey Fire Station community room. They’ll be serving pancakes, sausage, and scrambled eggs. A freewill donation will go towards the After Prom party at Twin Cedars.
Start Time: 6:00
End Time: 10:30
Title: Twin Cedars After Prom
Description: The Twin Cedars After Prom Committee will be holding a freewill donation spaghetti supper on Saturday, December 12th starting at 4:30 before the basketball game. For more information, call Twin Cedars High School.
Title: Lovilia Blood Drive
Location: Lovilia Community Building
Description: The Southeast Iowa Blood Center is holding a Lovilia Community Blood Drive on Monday, December 14th from 3:00 to 7:00 in the Lovilia Community Building. For more information, or to schedule your appointment call 1-800-452-1097.
Start Time: 15:00
End Time: 19:00
Title: Knoxville Wildlife Adventurers Meeting
Location: Knoxville Public Library
Description: The Knoxville Wildlife Adventurers invite you to their Christmas With Wildlife presentation on Saturday, December 5th at 11:00 at the Knoxville Public Library. There will be wildlife from Australia, Asia, Africa, Europe, South America, and North America. For more information, go to pellawildlifecompany.org.
Start Time: 11:00
The 3rd Reformed Church in Pella is holding “A Journey to Bethlehem” on Saturday, December 12th from 4:00 to 8:00 in the lower level of the church. All ages will enjoy this unique chance to experience the Nativity brought to life. You can come anytime between 4:00 and 8:00.
Birthday Winner: Pat Haning Anniversary Winner: Marlin and Carol Wineland
Birthday Winner: Jacob Petersen Anniversary Winner: None
Birthday Winner: Kathy DeHaan Anniversary Winner: Ricky and Misty Yenny
Like many of the area boys basketball teams, P-C-M will have to get things going in a hurry this week. In their first nine games all before the Christmas break, the Mustangs play Heart of Iowa Conference contenders Roland-Story, Gilbert, and Bondurant-Farrar and throw in that mix a game against Pella Christian this Thursday. Coach Fred Lorensen says with nine games in the next 23 days, there is no time to relax. P-C-M starts off with a road game against Colo-Nesco tomorrow night, then plays Pella Christian Thursday, and then new Heart of Iowa Conference member Nevada on Friday.