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Today's News

  • Knights fall to Tigers, 49-34

        RED OAK — The Fremont-Mills girls basketball team lost its season-opener on the road last Tuesday with a 49-34 loss to Red Oak.
        Red Oak outscored the Knights in the second half 26-16, including 14-4 in the third quarter, as they pulled away for their first win over the Class 1A Knights since 2010.
        “What a relief. Getting the goose egg off the win column is always good,” Red Oak Head Girls Basketball Coach Dan Martinez said.

  • Rams’ dominate Yellowjackets in season-opening, 57-9 rout

        The Glenwood girls basketball team rang in the new season with a resouding 57-9 victory over Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson last Tuesday.
        The Rams scored the first 15 points of the game and never looked back in the dominating season-opening win before a reporter-estimated crowd of 500 in Glenwood.
        The win wasn’t the test Glenwood coach Barry Loeffelbein was hoping for but he’ll take it.

  • Legion Brass In Silver City

    Members of Silver City’s Gordon May American Legion Post 439 rolled out the red carpet for American Legion national vice commander Glenn Hickman last Tuesday evening, Nov. 13.

        Hickman, a U.S. Air Force veteran from Grove City, Ohio, made an appearance in Silver City as part of his 28-stop tour of Legion posts in central and western Iowa.
        Hickman was accompanied on his tour by state commander Lyle Schaffer of Galva and state membership chairman James Demarest.

  • GMU Changing Water Treatment Process

    Glenwood Municipal Utilities has announced a change in its treatment of the city’s drinking water supply.

  • 25-year Sentence For Ex-county Employee

    A former employee of the Mills County Treasurer’s Office has been sentenced to serve 25 years in prison for the theft of funds from the auto licensing department.

    Tammy Jo Gammon, 43, pleaded guilty to the Class B felony in November. She was sentenced Monday in Mills County District Court by Judge Timothy O’Grady.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 11/21/12

    Incidents
        Nov. 9 – Harry Kuhl of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Nov. 11 – Nicholas Harper of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Nov. 13 – Jim Hughes Real Estate reported a burglary and theft from a vacant house.
        Nov. 14 – Bill Narron of Glenwood reported criminal mischief and a theft.
        Nov. 16 – Michael Schneider of Glenwood reported a theft from his property.
     

  • Mills County Sheriff 11/21/12

    Incidents
        Nov. 6 – Craig Schoening of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Nov. 6 – Loess Hills Harley Davidson of Pacific Junction reported a theft.
     

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 11-21-12

    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)
    $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Mills County District Court 11/21/12

    Judge James Richardson
        Robie Edward Shaw, Council Bluffs - operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Kenneth Hartwell, Glenwood - third-degree criminal mischief, third-degree theft, fourth-degree criminal mischief, fourth degree theft, pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to 14 days in county jail, two years probation, ordered to submit DNA, pay court costs and fees.

  • Bar Owner Unhappy With Police

    A Glenwood bar owner claims his business lost between $600 - $1,000 in sales because police officers refused to allow  his establishment to stay open an additional hour when Daylight Saving Time ended at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4.