Archive for January, 2017

Thomas Schrader

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 9:25 pm

Funeral services for Thomas Schrader, age 88 of Melcher-Dallas, will be held on Sunday, February 5th at 3:00 pm at the Williams Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Marion County Scoreboard 1-31-17

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Girls Games

Pella Christian vs Indianola 47-56 (Final)

Knoxville vs E-B-F 38-52 (Final)

Pella vs Norwalk 54-26 (Final)

PCM vs South Hamilton 53-21 (Final)

Boys Games

Pella Christian vs Indianola 55-50 (Final)

Pella vs Norwalk 67-56 (Final)

PCM vs South Hamilton 61-79 (Final)

Betty Darlene Rose

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 4:33 pm

Funeral services for Betty Darlene Rose age 85 of Knoxville will be Saturday February 4th at 10:30am at the Winfield Funeral Home in Knoxville.

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Verna Umble

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 4:28 pm

No services are planned for Verna Umble age 77 of Pella

Kenric Van Wyk

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 2:22 pm

Funeral services for Kenric Van Wyk age 50 of Grand Rapids, MI will be Saturday at 11am at the Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Oskaloosa. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery near Leighton.

IN DEPTH: Public Safety Part 2; Pella Fire

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Who are our public safety professionals and volunteers, and why do they do what they do? In the second part of a ten part program, join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Chief Doug Van Gorkom, Assistant Chief Joel Braafhart, and Captain Randy Bogaard with the Pella Fire Department.

Let’s Talk Pella – Flag Essay Contest

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Fifth Grade Students Noah Nunnikhoven of Pella Christian, as well as Alexis Klein and Steven Gaul, who both attend Jefferson Intermediate, share their flag essay submissions with the American Legion Post in Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville- Diabetes Education- Marion County Senior Nutrition Site- Dawn Allspach- Kline and Alicia Pettyjohn

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville Dawn Allspach-Kline and Alicia Pettyjohn with Marion County Senior Nutrition talk about classes being held about self-care for diabetes in partnership with Telegen.

Judy Ver Meer

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 10:36 am

Funeral Services for Judy Ver Meer age 76 of Pella will be Thursday, February 2nd at 10:30 a.m. First Christian Reformed Church in Pella.

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Mary K. (Spading) Dugger

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 10:33 am

A Memorial Service will be held for Mary K. (Spading) Dugger age 75 on Saturday, February 4th at 10:30 a.m. at First Reformed Church in Pella.

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Exercise Bike

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 10:24 am

WANTED: an exercise bike…call 641-628-3346.

St. Anthony Parents/Kids Get To Know You

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 9:42 am

The St. Anthony Catholic Church in Knoxville invites parents of children 0-5 years old to join them on Sunday February 12th from 11:45-1:00pm for a social gathering in the hall.

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Tuesday, January 31

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 8:00 am

Birthday Winner: Sherri Church
Anniversary Winners: Jim & Fran Wadle

Pella Christian Girls Look for Major Upset, Boys Trying to Find Winning Ways

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian heads west for a girl-boy basketball doubleheader tonight against Indianola.

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Heartsill and Sinclair Holding Town Hall in Knoxville

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 6:00 am

Representative Greg Heartsill and Senator Amy Sinclair will be holding their first town hall in Knoxville during this new session of the legislature on Friday.

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Knoxville 6th At Southern Iowa Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Wrestling Squad finished sixth and second among South Central Conference trams at the Southern Iowa Invitational, which is the unofficial S-C-C Tournament.

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Top Three Finishers in Flag Essay Contest Read to Veterans

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 5:59 am

Fifth grade students had the opportunity to read essays about the flag to veterans last night at the American Legion in Pella’s meeting.

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Knoxville Girls Host Eddyville Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 5:59 am

Just one week after losing by 39 points to Eddyville-Blakesburg, the Knoxville Girls Basketball Squad will get another chance at the Rockets tonight.

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Pella Traveling to Norwalk as Basketball Teams Hit Homestretch

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 5:58 am

The Pella basketball teams will attempt to repeat a sweep of Norwalk tonight, this time on the road.

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Knoxville School Board Considers KEA Proposal Today

Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 5:58 am

The Knoxville School Board will discuss a proposal for a six percent increase in funding of salaries and benefits for teachers that the Knoxville Education Association has requested.

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