Archive for April, 2016

Central Baseball Digs Deeper Hole with Two Friday Losses

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The wheels might have finally fallen off for the Central baseball team.

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Scores Down From Round Two, Central Men’s Golf Still Third

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:49 am

On a dreary day up in Decorah, the Central men’s golf team was able to find some rhythm like they had in round one of the Iowa Conference tournament.

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Knoxville Raceway Set For Week 3 Of Racing

Posted: Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Tonight is week three of the Lucas Oil Championship Cup Series at the Knoxville Raceway.

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Let’s Talk Knoxville- Knoxville Schools Superintendent Cassi Pearson- West Elementary Expansion Project

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On Today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Superintendent Cassi Pearson discusses the West Elementary Expansion Project and the effect of AEA on Education in the state.

Let’s Talk Pella – Tulip Queen and Royal Court

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

The 2016 Tulip Queen and Royal Court discuss their travels around the state and preview next week’s festival.

Friday, April 29

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 8:00 am

Birthday Winner: Kay Jensen
Anniversary Winners: None

Knoxville’s Credit Rating Improves

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 6:00 am

Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the City of Knoxville’s general obligation unlimited tax rating to A1 from A2.

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Van Sant Wins Fifth at Drake to Highlight Pella’s Day in Des Moines

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 6:00 am

The beginning of the 2016 Drake Relays was a fairly memorable one for the top long jumper in Class 3A.

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Tulip Queen and Court Shift Focus from Travels to Festival Next Week

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:59 am
Photo by Pella Historical Society

Photo by Pella Historical Society

Pella’s royalty is wrapping up their travels around Iowa, and are preparing for their biggest three days of the year.

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Knoxville Finishes 2nd At 19-Team Moravia Invitational

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Boys Golf Squad finished second at the 19-team Moravia Invitational yesterday at Honey Creek Golf Course.

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Lady Dutch First in Home Track and Field Meet, Eagles, PCM, Twin Cedars Have Top Three Finishers

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:58 am

With a good portion of their team focused on today’s Drake Relays, the Pella High girls’ track and field team still won their home Tulip Time meet last night.

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Marion County Nutrition Program Appreciates Volunteers

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville Senior Center is holding an appreciation event for their volunteers tonight.

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Knoxville Boys and Girls Tennis Down Albia

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Boys Tennis Squad defeated Albia yesterday 7-2.

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Pella Parks Staff Confident Thousands of Tulips Will Greet Guests Next Week

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:57 am

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City of Pella parks staff is confident that a larger number of flowers will be hanging around for the festival than last year.

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Music Boosters Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:56 am

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The Knoxville Music Boosters will be holding a garage sale tomorrow at the Knoxville High School Commons to help raise money for new KHS band uniforms.

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PC Boys’ Golf Takes Third in Home Conference Triangular

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:56 am

A shorthanded Pella Christian boys’ golf team finished behind Norwalk and Grinnell at Bos Landen yesterday in PC’s home triangular.

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Flowers Blooming a Big Boon for Businesses in Pella

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:55 am

Tulips Welcome Windmill

The recent swath of large crowds in Pella, as has become customary leading up to Tulip Time, has been a big boost to local businesses.

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Pella 3rd; Knoxville 6th At Grinnell Boys Invitational

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:55 am

Pella finished third while Knoxville cross the line in sixth at the Grinnell Boys Invitational last night.

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100 Men on a Mission Contribute to Backpack Buddies

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:54 am

100 Men on a Mission gave $3,100 to Backpack Buddies of Knoxville yesterday.

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Historic Pella Trust Moves Downtown; Tuttle House Tours Begin Next Week

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 5:53 am

Historic Pella Trust

Fresh off nearly half a year of hard work, big changes have happened at Historic Pella Trust.

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