Today's News

  • Eight-Man Football Playoff Semifinals Preview

    Thursday, 12:06 p.m. at the UNI Dome, Cedar Falls

    The Knights (12-0), making their third state semifinals appearance in five years and first since winning the 2011 state title, went relatively unchallenged in winning their first three playoff games by an average of 41.6 points per game in home blowouts. The Eagles (10-2) who have had a tougher route to Cedar Falls beat two ranked teams on the road only to face the top ranked Knights in the semifinals.


  • Fremont-Mills heading back to the UNI Dome

    TABOR - It took all of 15 minutes in Friday’s quarterfinals for the Fremont-Mills football team to wrap up a trip to the UNI Dome and a spot in the Eight-Man semifinals for the third time in the last five years.

    The Knights scored on all eight of its first half possessions and had the game on a running clock with 7:44 to go in the first half with a 48-0 lead. With the outcome never in doubt, Fremont-Mills cruised to a 67-12 victory over Lamoni before a reporter-estimated crowd of 500 in Tabor.

  • Glenwood School menu 11.12.14

    Glenwood Community Schools
    November 13-19, 2014
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Biscuit with gravy and fruit.
        Friday – Cereal, toast and fruit.
        Monday – Cereal, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – Breakfast wrap and fruit.
        Wednesday – Pancake on a stick and fruit.


  • Mills County District Court 11/12/14

    Judge Greg Steensland
        Joshua James Evans, Crescent – assault while displaying a dangerous weapon, pleaded guilty, sentenced to two years in prison with credit for time served, ordered to pay $625 fine, court costs and fees; false imprisonment, pleaded guilty, sentenced to one year in prison, ordered to pay $315 fine, court costs and fees.

    Judge Mark J. Eveloff

  • Glenwood Senior Center 11.12.14

    Week of Nov. 6-12
    Meals served at 11:45 M-F
    $3.50 for Seniors 60 and up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks and dessert.
        Thursday: Roast beef in gravy, mashed potatoes, Chuckwagon corn, dinner roll / marg., birthday cake or white cake square.
        Friday: Chicken and noodles, peas and carrots, spinach side salad, dressing, white/wheat bread / marg., sliced peaches.

  • Mills County Storehouse Expanding Food Pantry

    A major expansion is planned for the Mills County Storehouse Food Pantry in Glenwood.

    An addition on the west and southwest corner of the Storehouse building will provide an additional 1,000 square feet of storage space and enhance the food pantry’s ability to assist a growing number of Mills County families in need, spokesperson Barbara Kaiman said.

  • Rams’ season ends in regionals

    CRESTON - There would be no comeback for Glenwood on this night.

    Just 18 days after the Rams rallied back from a 2-1 deficit in an emotional Senior Night victory, Creston smacked 62 kills and never let Glenwood back into the final game of a 26-24, 25-16, 21-25, 25-12 Panther victory in the Class 4A, Region 3 opening round last Monday.

  • Fremont-Mills volleyball one win from state tournament berth

    ATLANTIC - The Fremont-Mills volleyball team won its 15th match in a row with a 25-23, 25-9, 25-16 sweep of Ar-We-Va in the Class 1A, Region 2 semifinals Friday in Atlantic to advance to tonight’s regional final against Gehlen Catholic.

    The Knights (22-5) started slow against the Rockets, a surprise regional semifinalist with an 11-15 record, but finished strong in the final two games to reach the regional final for the second straight season.

  • Fremont-Mills advances to state quarterfinals

    TABOR - With its running game stalled, Fremont-Mills turned to its passing game to punch holes in a fired up Melcher-Dallas defense and got a dominating performance from its own defense in a 51-14 Eight-Man playoffs second round victory Monday.

    Fremont-Mills will host Lamoni (10-1) in Tabor Friday in the state quarterfinals.

  • Glenwood School menu 11.5.14

    School Menu
    November 6-12, 2014

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Long John and hashbrown.
        Friday – Cereal, toast and fruit.
        Monday – Cereal, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – Pancakes and fruit.
        Wednesday – Cinnamon roll and hashbrown.