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Today's News

  • Howell perfect on comeback trail for Wolverines

    East Mills Wrestling Coach Claude Lang had the unfortunate pleasure of grappling with his star heavyweight David Howell at a practice shortly before the conclusion of the winter break.

    Lang was the lone coach on the staff whose weight class was comparable to the Wolverines’ 285 pound Howell.

    “He had been building up all his aggression for that one day and it was not a fun practice for myself,” Lang said of his senior heavyweight. “He literally beat me up and it was not fun.”

  • East Mills wins Corner Conference crown

    MALVERN — For the first time since 2011, the East Mills boys basketball team cut down the nets at the Corner Conference Tournament.

    East Mills (14-2 overall) defeated Sidney in a defensive-minded 35-27 slugfest in front of a packed East Mills High School gymnasium Saturday night for the conference title game.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 1/29/14

    Incidents
        Jan. 3 – Kyle O’Banion reported criminal mischief.
        Jan. 4 – Kum and Go of Glenwood reported a gas drive off.
        Jan. 18 – Anna Marasco of Glenwood reported  criminal mischief.

    Accidents
        Jan. 2 – A vehicle driven by William Stewart of Glenwood caught fire for unknown reasons near Fourth and Linn Streets. No injuries were reported.

     

      

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 1/29/14

    Incident
        Jan. 13 – Stephanie Reichart of Carson re-
    ported a criminal mischief.

    Accidents
        Dec. 19 – Bret Sheppard of Malvern was traveling east on Highway 34 when the driver lost control due to icy road conditions and struck a second vehicle driven by Charles Edwards of Shenandoah. No injuries were reported.

  • Mills County District Court 1/29/14

    Judge Greg Steensland
        Thomas M. Anderson, Glenwood – operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Chasity Rae Anway, Council Bluffs – unlawful possession of a prescription drug, pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, one year probation, ordered to undergo substance evaluation, pay, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 1/29/14

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

    Meals
    (served at 11:45 M-F)
        $3.50 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • glenwood Community Schools menu 1/29/14

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Jan. 30 - Feb. 5, 2014

    Breakfast
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Waffle Sticks & Syrup.
        Friday - Cereal & Toast.
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers.
        Tuesday - Donut & Cheese Stick.
        Wednesday - Breakfast Pizza.

    Lunch

  • Williams free throws lifts Knights to first Corner Conference championship

    TABOR - The year was 1967.

    It was the “Summer of Love,” “To Sir With Love” by Lulu was on top of the pop charts and “Bonanza” was the top rated TV show.

    It also happens to be the same year the Fremont-Mills girls basketball team last played in the Corner Conference Tournament title game.
    Until Friday.

  • Former Officer, Mayoral Candidate Injured In Accidental Shooting At West Elementary Playground Friday

    Former Glenwood police officer and 2013 Glenwood mayoral candidate Douglas Trent Good has been identified as the man who sustained an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound to the leg while waiting in a vehicle for a child in the lower playground parking lot of West Elementary School Friday afternoon. Good was transported from the scene to a metro area hospital by Glenwood Rescue. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Good is a certified firearms instructor, providing gun handling instruction to individuals seeking a permit to carry.

  • ENGAGEMENT - Valeria Kishkunas/Colin Smith

    Valeria Kishkunas and Colin Smith of Decorah have announced their engagement.

    Valeria is the daughter of the late Lynn Kishkunas of Cleveland, Ohio, the late Louis Kiskunas of Lebanon, Mo., and granddaughter of the late Louis and Ellen Kishkunas of Glenwood.

    Colin is the son of Patrick and Toni Smith of Decorah.

    Valeria is a graduate of University of Northern Iowa with a  mastr’s degree of music in vocal performance.