Archive for October, 2014

IN DEPTH: KPAC Bravo! Concert Series

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 2:00 pm

What’s the Knoxville Performing Arts Bravo! Concert Series? Who’s behind it, and why?

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Pennie Sommar, Jackie Duffy, Megan Phillips, Dr. Randy Flack, and Paul Ferrone, with the KPAC Bravo! Concert Series Committee.

Loretta Ann Wooldridge

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 1:25 pm

Memorial services for Loretta Ann Wooldridge age 76 of Knoxville will be Monday November 3rd at 1:00pm at Riverside Church in Knoxville.

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Let’s Talk Pella – State Senator Ken Rozenboom

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Iowa Senate District 40 Senator Ken Rozenboom discusses the 2014 Election and how’s he’s helping his fellow Republicans on the ballot as he approaches the middle of his term.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – The Knoxville Dance Team

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today on Let’s Talk Knoxville, we’re joined Knoxville Dance Team members Katie Goodwin, Kaelyn Hough, Molly Kellar, Jaden Hamilton, Kalie Kirkwood, Mikayla Becker, and Vickie Adrian to talk about the 2015 Iowa State Dance Team Solos Competition on Saturday.

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Harris Arthur Van Waardhuizen

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 10:41 am

Visitation for Harris Arthur Van Waardhuizen age 86, of Pleasantville, will begin at 10:00 am Sunday, November 2 with the family to receive friends from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Mason Funeral Home.

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Mary E. Rose

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 10:39 am

Funeral Service for Mary E. Rose, 91, of West Des Moines, will be held Monday, November 3, 2014, at 2:00 pm at Bybee and Davis Funeral Home.

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New Hope Church Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 10:30 am

New Hope Community Church, Washington At West 5th in Pella is having a soup Supper on November 6th.

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October 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST 24 HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RECEIVED: 82 CALLS, 8 911 CALLS

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Jacob A. Van Wyhe

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 7:54 am

Memorial services for Jacob A. Van Wyhe, age 81 of Pella, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 3, 2014, with burial to occur before services at Tracy Christian Reformed Church of Tracy, Iowa.

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Lady Dutch Lose in Four Nail-Biting Sets

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am

It was as close as a four-set match could have been. Pella High’s volleyball team was defeated by Indianola last night, 28 – 26, 25 – 22, 20 – 25, and 26 – 24 in the semifinals of the Class 4A regional tournament.

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Several Political Meet-N-Greets In Knoxville, Pella Today

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:00 am

Early Voting

With Election Day Tuesday, there’s no shortage in the number of political meet and greets coming to the area.

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Knoxville’s Caldwell To Be Inducted Into Wrestling Hall of Fame

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

A Knoxville native will be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame this spring.

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Senator Rozenboom Working on Behalf of Republicans on the Ballot

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:59 am

Rozenboom-KenScale

One area politician’s name is not on the ballot this year, but he’s still on the campaign trail supporting candidates.

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Eagles Get Rematch with Rockets Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:58 am

Surviving the second round of the Class 2A regional volleyball tournament even with a key injury, Pella Christian hits the road to Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont tonight for a semifinal match-up with the Rockets.

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Knoxville Dance Team To Compete In State Competition Saturday

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:58 am

Several members of the Knoxville Dance Team are competing in the 2015 Iowa State Dance Team Solos Competition this weekend.

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Doren Enters Guilty Plea on Charge Stemming from September Arrest

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:57 am

Brecken Doren

A Pella man arrested for sexual exploitation has entered a plea.

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Knoxville’s 8th Grade Mock Trial Team Wins At Regional Competition, On To State

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:56 am

Knoxville Middle School’s 8th grade mock trial team were winners at their regional competition last week.

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Pella Opera House Hosting “Rock Legends” in Two Weeks

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:55 am

The Pella Opera House is hosting a band that will be playing rock n’ roll tributes and more next month.

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Registration for 2014 Center Of Influence Event In Knoxville Ends Today

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:54 am

Today is the final day for Knoxville employers to register for the 2014 Center of Influence event being hosted by the Iowa National Guard and Iowa Employer Support of the Guard and Reserves, or ESGR.

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Pella High Students Recognized for All-State Music Auditions

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 5:53 am

Numerous Pella High School students have earned All-State recognition in the music department.

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