Today's News

  • Mills County District Court 8/8/12

    Judge James Heckerman
        Jeffery Wayne Davis, Glenwood – O.W.I., pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to two days in county jail, one year probation, ordered to undergo substance abuse evaluation, pay $1,250 fine ($625 waived with proof of driver’s license in four months), court costs and fees.
        Zachary Clay Younts, Tabor – public intoxication, sentenced to two days in county jail with credit given for time served, ordered to pay court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 8/8/12

    July 31 – BP-Amoco, Glenwood, reported a gas drive-ofJuly 31 – Debra Oliva, Glenwood, reported harassment.
        July 31 – Denise Jacobsen, Glenwood, reported criminal mischief.
        Aug. 1 – Captain Video, Glenwood, reported a theft.
        Aug. 1 – Debra Choate, Plattsmouth, reported a forgery. 

  • Mills County Sheriff 8/8/12

        July 29 - Christopher Hilton, Glenwood, reported a theft.
        July 29 – Robert Templeton, Silver City, reported a burglary.
        July 30 – Greg Stein, Glenwood, reported a burglary and theft.
        July 30 – Roberta Morris Estate, Emerson, reported a burglary.
        Aug. 1 – Fred Ruhge, Malvern, reported a burglary and theft.
        Aug. 2 – Briane Pierce, Malvern, reported a theft.

  • UPDATE: Subway Restaurant Robbery

    The Glenwood Police Department is continuing its investigation into the Saturday evening robbery of the Subway restaurant in Glenwood.

  • Jail Bond Issue Vote Aug. 7

       Next Tuesday, Aug. 7, voters will decide the fate of a $6.4 million bond issue for the construction of a Mills County Law Enforcement Center being proposed to house the Mills County Sheriff’s Office and a 24-bed jail. The facility would be located on Railroad Ave. in Glenwood, replacing the county’s current jail that was built in 1915.

  • City Hall Open For Business

    Nothing out of the ordinary on the agenda and a  handful of people in the audience.

        At first glance, last Tuesday’s meeting of the Glenwood City Council had the look of just another meeting, but as council member Craig Florian stated near the conclusion of the meeting, “History’s being made tonight.”
        It was a night of historic significance because the council was meeting for the first time in its new chambers in the new City Hall.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu Aug 2-8

    Open Mon. - Fri. 8-4,
    Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday & Thursday, 10 - 11 a.m.
    Coffee Time: Mon. - Fri. 8 - 11:30 a.m. • Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.; Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards & Games: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.
    Meals (served 11:45 M-F)
    ($3 for Seniors 60 & up, Reserve day before by
    noon at 527-4213.)
        Thursday, Aug. 2: Rotisserie Chicken Qtr., Baked Potato w/SC., Carrot Coins, Oroweat Fiber Bread, Applesauce.

  • Mills County Sheriff 8/1/12

        July 14 – Jane Burchett of Henderson reported a burglary and theft.
        July 16 – Mackenzie Steinman of Glenwood reported a trespassing.
        July 16 – Lowell Forristall of Carson reported a theft.
        July 16 – Ames Construction of Burnsville, Minn., reported a theft.
        July 17 – Jake Bohrer of Malvern reported a theft.
        July 23 – Susie Webering of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 8/1/12

        June 23 - Taylor Carter of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        July 13 - Anne Hoffmeier of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        July 14 - Becky Armstrong of Glenwood reported a serious assault.
        July 15 - Mediacom of Red Oak reported vandalism.
        Jacob Morrison of Glenwood reported an assault.
        July 16 - MidAmerican Energy of Glenwood reported criminal mischief.

  • Mills County District Court August 1, 2012

    James Heckerman
        Billy Ray Hunter, Tabor – defendant admits to violating terms of probation, found to be in contempt of court, sentenced to 180 days in county jail with credit given for 36 days served, ordered to pay court costs and fees, released from probation.
        Troy Edward Grindle, Glenwood – third-degree theft and driving while license is barred (habitual offender), pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to two years probation, ordered to pay court costs and fees.