Today's News

  • Election Day Is Nov. 4

    Election Day in Mills County is less than a week away.

    Polls will be open Tuesday, Nov. 4, from 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.

    Four Republican candidates are on the ballot for positions at the county courthouse and all four are unopposed – Richard Crouch (county supervisor), Becky Dix Killpack (county treasurer), Lisa Tallman (county recorder) and Tricia McSorley (county attorney).

  • Glenwood Senior Center 10.29.14

    Located at
    20 N. Vine St., Glenwood
    Open Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday and Thursday, 10 - 11 a.m.
    Coffee Time: Mon. - Fri. 8 - 11:30 a.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.; Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games and Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.
    Week of July 24 – 30
    (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.

  • Glenwood School menu 10.29.14

    Menu for week of
    Oct. 30 – Nov. 5, 2014

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

  • Mills County District Court 10/29/14

    Judge James Heckerman
        Nikki Ann Segebart, Denison – gathering where controlled substances are used, pleaded guilty, sentenced to five years in prison with credit for time already served, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
        David Michael VanFosson, Shambaugh – O.W.I., pleaded guilty, sentenced to two days in county jail (may serve sentence in Page County or in Urban Dreams program), ordered to pay $1,250 fine, court costs and fees.
    Judge  Mark Eveloff

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 10/29/14

        Oct. 16 - A vehicle driven by Dawn Harris of Pacific Junction was southbound on 195th Street approaching road construction on Highway 34 and failed to stop at a posted stop sign. The vehicle proceeded into the westbound lane where it was struck by a second vehicle driven by Jewel Harper of Glenwood. No injuries were reported.


    The Knights (9-0) make their fifth straight playoff appearance hosting East Union (5-4) in the Eight-Man opening round Wednesday in Tabor.


  • Rams sixth, eighth at state qualifier

    CARROLL - Glenwood’s Cuentin Gray missed a state cross country bid by 17 seconds as the Ram boys placed sixth and the girls eighth at the Class 3A State Qualifying Cross Country Meet at Kuemper Catholic Thursday.

    Gray placed 13th with a time of 18:35. Sergeant Bluff-Luton’s Scott Miles was the 10th and final state qualifier in the boys meet with a time of 18:18.

    Bishop Heelan’s Alex Povone won the district individual championship with a time of 17:23 and led the Crusaders to the team title.

  • Kuemper downs Rams in regular-season finale

    Kuemper Catholic smacked down 36 kills  in a 25-14, 25-16, 25-21 sweep of Glenwood in Hawkeye 10 Conference volleyball last Tuesday.

    Glenwood (16-13 overall, 5-5 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) struggled with its hitting against the Knights (18-8 overall, 5-5 in the conference), finishing with a .115 kill efficiency and 22 kills.

    The Knights also had 11 blocks.

    Jana King led the Rams with six kills and 11 assists. Kali Mumm and Lyndie VanNess each recorded five kills.

    Libero Olivia Scarborough recorded 17 digs.

  • Knights wrap up district, perfect 9-0 regular season

    ESSEX - Fremont-Mills scored a season-high in points and recorded just a single first down in Friday’s 67-12 victory over Essex.

    With three kick returns for touchdowns and a school-record seven interceptions, the Knights’ defense dominated the field position game, wrapping up a perfect 9-0 regular season in Eight-Man, District 8 Friday.

    “Our special teams and defense gave us short fields to work with all night,” said Fremont-Mills coach Jeremy Christiansen.

  • Wolverines close season with rout of Sidney

    SIDNEY - All but eliminated from playoff contention, the East Mills football team wanted to make a point in its season-finale.

    And boy did they.

    The Wolverines rolled up 422 total yards, including 287 on the ground, in a 46-12 rout of Eight Man, District 8 runner-up Sidney Friday.