Archive for March, 2018

For Sale

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:13 pm

2015 Toyota Tacoma, 4×4, v-6, double cab, 32,000 miles

842-3365

 

IN DEPTH: Mission Uganda

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 2:00 pm

A local man has a mission we can all get behind–helping children in Uganda go to school.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Nuper Nunnikhoven, from Pella.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Knoxville Federated Garden Club

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we talk with Sandra Chrisman and Mary Dee Dykstra with the Knoxville Federated Garden Club about their upcoming Garden Gala

Let’s Talk Pella – Fire Department and Fight for Air Climb

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Pella Fire Chief Doug Van Gorkom and Firefighter Jeremy Scott discuss the department’s involvement in the annual Fight for Air Climb.

Click here to donate to Pella Fire, with proceeds benefiting the American Lung Association.

Marion County Sheriff’s Report 3-30-18

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 12:00 pm

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 34 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

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Thyrza Steward

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 10:52 am

Memorial services for Thyrza Steward, age 89 of Pella, will be held Tuesday, April 3, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church.

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Bison Who Survived Direct Lightning Strike Five Years Ago Dies at Neal Smith Refuge

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 9:15 am

Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

A popular bison that gained national attention at the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in Prairie City for surviving a direct lightning strike has died.

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Friday, March 30

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner: Carolyn Rozenboom
Anniversary Winners: Stewart & Gail Vermeer

Pella Sweeps Knoxville In Girls Tennis

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 6:00 am

The first meeting between Pella and Knoxville on the tennis courts went to the Pella girls 9-0 over the Panthers yesterday.

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Pella Girls Golf Wins Opener in Dreary Conditions Against Lynnville-Sully

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 5:59 am

Despite windy and cold conditions, the Lady Dutch Golf Team had their first win of the season Thursday.

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Pella Christian Soccer Opens Season With Win in Overtime Thriller Over PCM

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 5:59 am

It took two overtimes to settle the score as the Pella Christian Soccer team edged out PCM in the 2018 season opener at Eagle Lane.

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Knoxville Boys And Girls Golf Get Going Tonight

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 5:58 am

The golf season will tee off at Pine Knolls Golf Course today as the Knoxville Boys and girls will host West Central Valley.

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Pella Boys Soccer Team Edged Out by Winterset in Opener

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 5:57 am

Pella fell to Winterset in its first match of the 2018 season 1-0 Thursday night.

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PCM and Pella Christian Girls Soccer Prep for Season with Scrimmage

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 5:52 am

In a final tune up before the regular season starts next week the Pella Christian and PCM girls’ soccer teams clashed for a scrimmage on Thursday night.

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Flooding Among Deadliest Weather Phenomenons

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:59 am

A sometimes overlooked aspect of severe weather is often the most dangerous.

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Pella Firefighters Climb for All Who Suffer From Lung Disease

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:57 am


The Pella Fire Department started climbing in the Fight For Air Climb in honor of Susan Van Gorkom who had a double lung transplant. Susan is the wife of Fire Chief Doug Van Gorkom. But now they climb to honor all firefighters and family members who suffer from lung disease.

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Knoxville Federated Garden Club to Hold 17th Annual Garden Gala

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:56 am

The Knoxville Federated Garden Club is holding their 17th annual Garden Gala on April 7th at Dyer-Hudson Hall on the Marion County Fairgrounds.

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Good Friday is to Remember Crucifixion of Christ, According to Christian Faith

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:55 am

Today is Good Friday, a day of important remembrance to those in the Christian faith.

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Semi and Dump Truck Collide on Highway 5

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:54 am

A two-vehicle collision occurred on Highway 5 approximately two miles north of Pleasantville shortly before noon.

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Pella Christian Remembering Former Counselor Saturday with 5K

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 4:53 am

Pella Christian High School is celebrating the life of a former counselor.

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