Archive for October, 2017

Second Lunch and Learn for THRIVE Knoxville to be held Monday

Posted: Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at 4:54 am


In less than a week the second Lunch and Learn meeting will be held for THRIVE Knoxville.

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Senator Ernst’s Regional Directors to hold Office Hours Friday

Posted: Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at 4:52 am


Regional directors from U.S. Senator Joni Ernst’s office will hold traveling office hours in Knoxville on Friday.

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Pain Management Specialist Joins Staff at Pella Regional

Posted: Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at 4:51 am


Interventional Pain Management Specialist Thomas Klein is now practicing with Dr. Wes Rayburn in the Iowa Ortho office at Pella Regional, located near the Specialty Clinic.

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Vernon Vanden Hoek

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 2:27 pm

Funeral services for Vernon Vanden Hoek, age 70, of Sully will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, November 3rd, at the First Reformed Church in Sully.

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Lewis Chilcote

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 2:26 pm

Funeral services for Lewis Chilcote age 96 of Oskaloosa will be Thursday at 10:30am at the Langkamp Funeral Chapel.

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Union Liberty Church Bazaar

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 2:15 pm

The Union Liberty Church in rural Bussey will hold their annual bazaar on Saturday November 4th from 4-7pm with a freewill soup supper from 5-7pm.

IN DEPTH: Need a Job?

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Want a job as a welder? If so, Vermeer and DMACC have a deal for you.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Angie Neville, with DMACC.

Fire Damages Historic Building on Franklin Street in Pella

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 1:45 pm

A historic Pella landmark at 914 Franklin Street in Pella was badly damaged by a fire this morning.

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Monroe UMC Turkey Supper

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 1:44 pm

The Monroe United Methodist Church annual turkey supper will be Tuesday November 7th from 5:30-7:00pm.

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Let’s Talk Pella – Welding Instructor of the Year

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Career Academy of Pella Instructor Sheila Graham discusses recent honors she received.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – VA Caregiver Coffee Event

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville we speak with Jessica Van Vark with the Knoxville VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic who talk about the VA Caregiver Coffee event coming up on Friday.

Car Drives into Wash N Dry in Knoxville

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 9:51 am

A car drove into the Wash N Dry laundry in Knoxville at approximately 9:30 this morning.

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Marion County Sheriff’s Report for 10-30-17

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 8:49 am

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Tassel Ridge Winery Weekly Anniversary Grand Prize Winners

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 7:45 am

Monday, October 30

Ray & Lois Klyn

Monday, October 30

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 7:45 am

Birthday Winner: Barb Isley
Anniversary Winners: Jeff & Brenda Golden

Sunday, October 29

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 7:44 am

Birthday Winner: Justin Petersen
Anniversary Winners: Jamie & Hannah Vander Veer

Area Runners Perform Well at State Meet

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 6:01 am

Several area runners earned individual all-state honors, while the Pella Girls Cross Country team finished in second place overall in class 3A on Saturday during the Iowa State High School Cross Country Meet.

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Knoxville’s Purvis Reserves 2 Events At State Swimming Meet

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Knoxville’s Taylor Purvis was able to qualify in two events and was a part of three events that set school records as she will represent Indianola in the State Swimming Meet next week at Marshalltown.

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Pella Volleyball Team Looks for Return Trip to State Tournament Tonight

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 6:00 am

Pella hosts Bondurant-Farrar tonight in the class 4A region 4 volleyball final, with the winner advancing to the state tournament.

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Pleasantville Meet the Candidates Night is Tonight

Posted: Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 5:00 am


A Pleasantville Meet the Candidates Night will be held tonight at Webb Shadle Memorial Library.

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