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Today's News

  • Rams sixth at West Des Moines tourney

        The trio of Glenwood wrestlers reached the finals and the Rams placed sixth as a team at the West Des Moines Valley Invitational on Saturday.

  • Creston downs Glenwood, 61-54

        Colby Taylor and Luke Neitzel combined for 35 points for Creston in a 61-54 victory over Glenwood in boys Hawkeye 10 Conference basketball on Friday.

  • Glenwood girls rout Creston, move to 5-0

        The Glenwood girls stayed perfect on the season with a 75-45 Hawkeye 10 Conference victory over Creston on Friday.

  • Williams, Fremont-Mills hot in 60-25 victory

        Macy Williams scored 22 points and Taryn Williams 11 for the Fremont-Mills girls basketball team in a 60-25 victory over Heartland Christian last Tuesday.
        The Knights dominated from the opening tip with a 20-2 run to start the game. Fremont-Mills also held a 41-22 rebounding edge and limited the Eagles to 27 percent shooting (10-of-37).
        Macy Williams made 10-of-15 shots, dished out six assists and grabbed five steals.

  • East Mills ISL Extended 5 Years

        MALVERN - The East Mills Community School District Board of Education has approved a renewal of the district's Instructional Support Levy (ISL) for an additional five years.

  • Santa Gig Began As Hobby For Glenwood Man

    Glenwood resident Bob Fisher started a holiday hobby that has lasted for 10 years -because of his son’s wedding.

        Fisher’s son, Christian, asked all the men in his wedding party to grow beards for the big day. Bob had never grown a beard , but eventually agreed.
        Bob’s wife, Jan, liked the sight of him with a beard and encouraged him to keep it after the wedding. At that point, she got an idea.

  • Santa Began As Hobby For Glenwood Man

    Glenwood resident Bob Fisher started a holiday hobby that has lasted for 10 years -because of his son’s wedding.

        Fisher’s son, Christian, asked all the men in his wedding party to grow beards for the big day. Bob had never grown a beard , but eventually agreed.
        Bob’s wife, Jan, liked the sight of him with a beard and encouraged him to keep it after the wedding. At that point, she got an idea.

  • Pearl Harbor Attack Touched Glenwood

    Seventy years ago today, on what started off as just another peaceful Sunday morning, news of an unimaginable event was relayed across America through a series of “special bulletin” radio broadcasts.

    The  Empire of Japan had carried out a surprise military attack on Pearl Harbor - a strategic U.S. naval base in Hawaii. The first reports indicated mass casualties and injuries, major destruction to U.S. battleships and aircraft, numerous buildings ablaze and a state of chaos in and around Pearl Harbor. War was imminent.

  • Blue Devils edge East Mills

        The Nishnabotna girls basketball team edged East Mills 33-26 in Corner Conference basketball Friday.
        The Wolverines (0-4) got eight points from Devin Laughlin and six from Amanda Hatcher.
        Katie Sowers chipped in with five points, six rebounds and three assists.

    Underwood 47,
    East Mills 22
        The East Mills girls basketball team struggled shooting the ball in a 47-22 loss to Underwood on Thursday.

  • Wolverines 2-0 after 65-41 win

        The East Mills boys basketball team won their second straight game in convincing fashion to open the season with a 65-41 victory over Nishnabotna on Friday.
        Luke Schafer led a balanced scoring effort for the Wolverines (2-0 overall, 1-0 in the Corner Conference) with 14 points. Kaleb Richter and Pierre Bassich added 10 points each with Daniel Duysen and Colden Hillyer chipping in with nine and eight points each, respectively. Hillyer also pulled down seven rebounds.