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Today's News

  • Sudden Death

    Dale Lingle thought his 16-year-old son was simply sleeping off a late night of computer and video games when he found him still lying in bed in the middle of the afternoon  July 18.

    “He was a typical teenager. In the summer, he would stay up late on the computer and playing video games,” Dale said. “I went in to get him out of bed and he didn’t wake up.”

    More than two months after his death, Codie Lingle’s family finally knows with some certainty what caused the death of their son and brother.

  • Rams sixth at Harlan Invite

    The Glenwood boys cross country team got a 15th place finish from Cuentin Gray as the Rams finished sixth as a team in the Harlan Cross Country Invitational Saturday.

    The Rams finished with 126 team points.

    The host Cyclones were the team champion with 46 points. Harlan placed five runners in the top 16. Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson’s Eldon Warner was the individual champion with a time of 16:48.
    Gray ran an 18:25 for 15th place.

  • Knights start fast in 56-26 win over East Mills on Homecoming night

    Fremont-Mills got off to hot starts in each half and East Mills dug itself an early hole it couldn’t dig out of in a renewal of an old rivalry on Homecoming in Tabor Friday.

    The Knights (5-0 overall, 3-0 in the district) opened the game with three quick scoring drives to take an early 22-0 lead before East Mills had run eight offensive plays en route to the 56-26 victory in Eight-Man, District 8.

    Fremont-Mills then followed up on their 30-12 halftime lead with three straight TDs to open the second half.

  • Creston hands Glenwood homecoming loss

    Fans on hand for Glenwood’s homecoming matchup with Creston Friday night were treated to an impressive display of fireworks – during and after the game.

    In a back-and-forth slugfest that featured five touchdown plays of 50 yards or longer, Creston came away with a 42-19 victory, gouging the Ram defense for six touchdowns and 521 total yards.

    Creston improved to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in Class 3A, District 8, while Glenwood slipped to 1-4 and 0-3.

  • Pursuit Ends In Motorcycle Crash

    A motorcyclist being pursued by the Iowa State Patrol was arrested and transported to a Council Bluffs hospital after crashing his bike in Mills County shortly before 4 p.m. Tuesday.

    The motorcyclist, a male, crashed in the ditch of the eastbound lane of U.S. Highway 34, approximately one-half mile east of Highway 275 (Tabor turnoff). He attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended by law enforcement officers.

    The motorcyclist was transported by Glenwood Rescue for treatment of multiple injuries. His identity has not been released.

  • Absentee Ballots Nov. 4 2014 Election

        Ballots for the Nov. 4 general election absentee voting in Mills County are available now at the Mills County Auditor’s Office.
        To request an absentee ballot, call the Mills County Auditor’s Office at 527-3146 or go to www.millscoia.us and print off a request and mail it in to the auditor’s office. You may vote at the auditor’s office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.     

  • Glenwood Police Reports 9/24/14

    Incidents
        Sept. 16 -  Mariah Storrow of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        Sept. 22 - Loleta Cadena of Glenwood reported a theft.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 9/24/14

    Incidents
        Sept. 18 – Paul Johnson of Glenwood reported a forgery.
        Sept. 20 – Justin Hilworth of Omaha reported criminal mischief.
    Accidents
        Sept. 18 – A vehicle driven by Brigham Timm of Malvern proceeded through a yield sign on Marion Avenue and collided with a second vehicle driven by Brandy Welch of Hastings, who was westbound on East Fourth Street. Minor injuries were reported at the scene but no one was transported to the hospital.

  • Mills County District Court 9/24/14

        Judge Mark Eveloff
        Terry Joe Halvin, Red Oak – driving with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Michael Franklin Pollock, Omaha – driving while license is barred (habitual offender), pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $315 fine, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood School menu 9.24.14

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Sept. 25- Oct. 1, 2014

    Breakfast
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Long John and hashbrown.
        Friday – Cereal, toast and fruit.
        Monday - Cereal, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – French toast sticks w/syrup and fruit.
        Wednesday – Cereal, crackers and fruit.

    Lunch