Archive for January, 2018

Dale Richard Hume

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 11:22 am

Funeral services for Dale Richard Hume, age 82 of Monroe, will be held on Tuesday, January 23rd at 10:30am at the Monroe United Methodist Church.

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Knoxville Basketball Sweeps Chariton On Coaches vs. Cancer Night

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:59 am

Two games that were nail-biters and a day and night of fund raising for Cancer research all wrapped up into one as Knoxville swept Chariton in games heard live on AM 1320 and 95.3 KNIA on Saturday.

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Pella Bowling Teams Split with Newton on Senior Day

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:59 am

Saturday was senior recognition day as the Pella Dutch bowling teams hosted the Newton Cardinals.

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Knoxville Wrestlers Win Colfax-Mingo Classic; Hatch Gets 300th Win

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:57 am

The Knoxville Wrestling Squad took home top honors at the Colfax-Mingo Classic on Saturday winning every dual.

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Pella Wrestling Finishes 5th at Williamsburg

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:57 am

The Pella Wrestling team finished 5th at the Williamsburg Invitational Saturday.

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Local BGC Teams Fall In The First Round Of Conference Tournament

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:53 am

It was not a good start to the Bluegrass Conference Tournament for our local teams.

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PCM Wrestling Dominates Heart of Iowa Conference Championships

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:52 am

The PCM wrestling team has once again placed first overall in the Heart of Iowa Wrestling Championships held yesterday at Roland-Story High School, with an overall team score of 223.5, a full 58 points ahead of second place Gilbert.

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Second-Half Defense Pushes Central Men’s Hoops to Win; Women Fall at Coe

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:50 am

Limiting the Kohawks to just 26 points in the final 20 minutes, the Central men’s basketball team capped off a busy and tiring schedule of games with a 77 – 67 victory over Coe on Saturday, in a doubleheader heard live on 92.1 KRLS.

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Simpson Basketball Swept at Buena Vista

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:49 am

The road trip to Storm Lake for a pair of evening basketball games did not go the way of the Storm, as Simpson was swept in the women’s/men’s doubleheader by the Beavers of Buena Vista, 74-62 and 88-82 respectively.

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Iowa Division I College Scoreboard 01/21/18

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:47 am


Men’s Basketball

Iowa – 64
Purdue 87

Iowa St. – 70
Texas Tech – 52

Drake – 61
Missouri St. – 58

UNI – Tonight @ Southern Illinois

Women’s Basketball

Iowa – Tonight @ Minnesota

Iowa St. – 59
West Virginia – 69

Drake – Friday @ Illinois State

UNI – Friday @ Bradley

10th Annual Knoxville Coaches vs Cancer event Paints the Panther Gym Pink Saturday

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:01 am


Knoxville High School hosted their 10th Annual Coaches vs Cancer event Saturday.

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Knoxville School Board to learn more about Teachers on Call

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 5:00 am


The Knoxville School Board will meet in regular session tomorrow.

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Governor Reynolds Stops in Pella as Part of Unleashing Opportunity Tour

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:59 am

Governor Kim Reynolds and acting Lt. Governor Adam Gregg made a stop in Pella as part of their Unleashing Opportunity tour.

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Donation Deadline for the Friends of the Library Book Sale is Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:58 am

The Friends of the Library three-day book sale will be held this week at the Knoxville Public Library.

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Pella School Board to Review 2016-17 Audit

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:57 am

The Pella School Board will review their previous year audit at their regular meeting Monday.

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Knoxville City Council Approves Purchase Agreement for East Elementary Building

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:56 am


As a part of Monday’s Knoxville City Council meeting the council voted to approve a purchase agreement with the Knoxville School District for East Elementary in the amount of $1.

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Pella City Council Discussing Vermeer Trail Options at Special Session Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:55 am

The Pella City Council is holding a special meeting Tuesday, and following regular business, will continue discussion about two long-term projects for the community.

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Economic Development Board Approves Award to 3M in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:54 am

On Friday the Iowa Economic Development Authority board awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to 3M in Knoxville for their expansion project.

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Tulip City Speech Teams to Host All-City Speech Night at Pella High School

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:53 am

Pella and Pella Christian speech teams are coming together for the annual All-City Speech Night.

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Jason Carter’s Lawyers File New Motions in Carter vs Carter Civil Trial

Posted: Sunday, January 21st, 2018 at 4:52 am


A hearing has been scheduled for Thursday, January 25th in the Bill Carter vs. Jason Carter civil trial following motions from the lawyers for Jason Carter.

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