Archive for October, 2015

William Worrall

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 7:50 pm

A celebration of life for William A. “Bill” Worrall, age, 83 of Knoxville will be held on Tuesday, November 3rd at the Winfield Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Marion County Area Scoreboard 10-31-15

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 3:52 pm

Football:

Central College: 31 Simpson College: 24 Final

Dorothy Garrington

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 2:18 pm

Funeral Services for Dorothy Garrington age , 86 will be held at 11:00 a.m.,on Monday, November 2nd. At the Fielding Funeral Home in Chariton. Visitation will be held an hour before service at the Fielding Funeral Home.

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Oct 31st Marion County Sheriff’s Report

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 8:00 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS CENTER FIELDED 121 CALLS INCLUDING 6 911 CALLS.

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Pleasantville Woman Arrested on Neglect, Drug Charges

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

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A drug bust in Pleasantville has led to the arrest of a woman for allegedly exposing a young child to drugs.

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Fort Dodge to Signal End of 2015 Cross Country Season Today

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 6:00 am

Following some impressive running, the Pella High cross country teams, and Grant Dunsbergen from Pella Christian, will compete at the state meet in Fort Dodge today.

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Second Vehicle Stolen Tuesday in Monroe Found in Ankeny

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:59 am

Monroe Police say the second of four vehicles stolen earlier this week has been recovered.

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Knoxville’s Clingman and Purvis Hope To Strike State Meet Qualifiers For Indianola In Girls Swimming

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:59 am

Girls swimming teams from around the state will try to qualify for the state meet today.

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Bravo! Concert Series Begins 2nd Season Tonight with a “Winter Dance Party”

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:58 am

The 2nd Season for the Bravo! Concert Series gets underway tonight.

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Tulip Queen Candidates Set to Perform in Two Weeks

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:57 am

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Thirteen ladies will perform in two weeks to determine the 2016 Tulip Time Royal Court.

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Dance Teams from Marion County Schools Compete in State Solo Competition Tonight

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:56 am

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Six school districts from Marion County will send a total of 26 students to participate in the Iowa State Dance & Drill Team Association solo competition.

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Knoxville Noon Kiwanis Production of “The Jungle Book” Held Today

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:54 am

The Missoula Children’s Theatre is presenting “The Jungle Book” at Celebrate Community Church in Knoxville today, courtesy of the Knoxville Noon Kiwanis.

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Pella High School Band Parent Organization to Hold Craft and Vendor Fair

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:53 am

The Pella High School band parents are setting up for an annual tradition next weekend.

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2015 Best of the Red Rock Area Voting Ends This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:52 am

Voting for the 2015 Best of the Red Rock Area contest will end Sunday.

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Two PCM Runners Compete at State Meet Today

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:52 am

Chris Ellens and Payton Schut will take the Fort Dodge Cross Country Course this afternoon for the 2015 Iowa High School State cross country meet.

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Trojans Rely on Strong Defense To Succeed In Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:52 am

The Pleasantville Trojans once again relied on their stingy defense to carry them to victory over the Broncos of Belmond-Klemme 27-6 last Wednesday.

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Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:51 am

Daylight saving time ends Sunday at 2 a.m. Clocks should be set back by bedtime on tonight.

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More Beggars’ Night Activities Tonight in Marion County

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:50 am

Communities in Marion County will continue the Beggars’ Night festivities this weekend.

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Central and Simpson Meet for the 93rd Time Today on the Gridiron

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central and Simpson first met on the gridiron in 1905 – and they’ll lock horns for the 93rd time this afternoon at Bill Buxton Stadium in Indianola.

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Jason Andringa Begins Tenure as Vermeer President and CEO

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2015 at 3:22 pm

Jason Andringa New CEO

Beginning Sunday, Jason Andringa will serve as Vermeer Corporation’s President and CEO.

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