Archive for September, 2018

Central Theatre Department to Present Blithe Spirit

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 at 4:51 am

The Central College theatre department presents Blithe Spirit at the Pella Opera House to launch Homecoming festivities.

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PCM Celebrating Homecoming This Week

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 at 4:49 am

PCM is celebrating homecoming this week.

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Rain Drops on Marion County Tuesday

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 7:49 pm

Main Street in Pella at 11:30 a.m.

Rounds of showers and thunderstorms dropped rain over most of the county today.

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Howard Jaarsma

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 6:18 pm

Funeral Services with Military Honors for Howard Jaarsma age 88 will be Friday, September 21st at 1:30 pm at the First Reformed Church in Pella.

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Lightning Strikes Home in Pella

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 5:51 pm

UPDATE at 7:10 p.m.: Lightning struck a house at 1018 210th Place in Pella earlier this evening.

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J. Allegra Shediwy

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 3:45 pm

A graveside memorial service and burial for Allegra Shediwy, age 97, will be held Saturday, September 22nd at 11 a.m. at the Oakland Cemetery in DeSoto.

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Tammie Lynn Coram

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 3:36 pm

A private Celebration and Reflection of Life for Tammie Lynn Coram, age 53 of Harvey, will be held on a later date determined by Tammie’s family.

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IN DEPTH: HCI Bucket Bash

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 2:00 pm

A local nonprofit that helps us find comfort at the end of life is holding its annual fundraiser in Knoxville–the HCI Care Services Bucket Bash.

Join us today as Dr. Bob Leonard goes “In Depth” with Azure Christensen, Foundation Executive Director of HCI Care Services and Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa.

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Nana Jana Fun Run

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, we talk with Dan Dennison about the Nana Jana Fun Run.

Let’s Talk Pella – Changing of the Season

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 1:00 pm


Dr. Paul Weihe, Biology Professor at Central College, discusses what to look for during the changing of the seasons from summer to autumn in south-central Iowa.

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:49 pm

Car trailer – $150
2600 skid loader – $1,500
Hammer drill and bits – $75
660-216-3715

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:48 pm

Food dehydrator – $40
Water softener
Hospital bed
891-6881

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:47 pm

1999 Chevy 5-10 pickup parts
641-217-1051

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:46 pm

1925 mantle clock
218-1459

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:45 pm

Dining room table (with leaf) and 4 chairs on wheels – $150
641-891-9008

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:44 pm

Frigidaire – self cleaning oven – electric – $150
Panasonic counter microwave – $40
641-820-0386

Marion County Sheriff’s Office Report – September 18, 2018

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 12:00 pm

IN THE PAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO 21 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

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Hay Bale Fire in Rural Columbia

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 8:50 am


No injuries are reported at a hay bale fire near Columbia on Tuesday morning.

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Tuesday, September 18

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 7:52 am

Birthday Winner: Marcia Allen
Anniversary Winners: Brad & Sarah Adams

Pella, Pella Christian Hosting Conference Volleyball Foes Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 5:59 am

Both Tulip City volleyball teams are back to Little Hawkeye Conference action at home tonight.

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