Today's News

  • Glenwood Police Reports 11/7/12

        Oct. 14 – Glen Haven Home in Glenwood reported a theft.
        Oct. 24 – Subway in Glenwood reported a forgery.
        Oct. 27 – Kwik Shop in Glenwood reported a gas drive off.

        Oct. 30 – B.P in Glenwood reported a forgery.


  • Two On Ballot For Council Seat

    One seat will be up for grabs on the Glenwood City Council in next Tuesday’s general election.

        Steve Fornoff faces a challenge from Jeremy Wade Rodman for an at-large seat on the council. In August, Fornoff was appointed over Rodman to fill the seat vacated by Clare Bangs in a 3-1 vote of the council. That seat had become open when Bangs moved outside the city limits.
        There are no other seats up on the five-member council.

  • Early Voting Ahead Of 2008 Presidential Election

    By Monday afternoon, more than 2,400 Mills County residents had already cast their ballot for next Tuesday’s general election.

        Election officials expect that number to continue to rise as Election Day nears, greatly surpassing the 2,447 Mills County ballots that were cast early in 2008, the last presidential election year.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 10-31-12

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Nov. 1-7

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Scrambled Eggs and Toast
        Friday - Cereal and Crackers
        Monday - Cereal and Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut and Crackers
        Wednesday – Breakfast Pizza
        Thursday - Chicken Strips, Steamed Broccoli, Cherry Tomatoes, Orange Wedges, Bread & Butter, Milk.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10-31-12

    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.

    (served at 11:45 M-F)
    $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 10/31/12

        Oct. 10 – Jimmy Espinosa of Glenwood reported a theft.

        Oct. 16 – NAPA Auto Parts of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Oct. 19 – A vehicle driven by Robert Huntsman of Glenwood attempted to turn south onto Walnut Street from Sharp Street when the vehicle struck the curb and a stop light.

  • Tigers sweep East Mills in district opener

        Griswold ended the East Mills volleyball team’s season last Tuesday with a 25-18, 25-20, 25-21 sweep of the Wolverines in the Class 2A, Region 3 opening round.
        The Wolverines (9-15) finished with 29 kills but struggled with their consistency, hitting at .099.  Amanda Bazer led the way with 13 kills. Kendra Croghan added six and Jessie Doyle four. Doyle added nine digs.
        Stephanie Frink had 14 set assists.

  • Stanton gets fourth straight win over Knights

        The fourth time wasn’t the charm for Fremont-Mills volleyball team.
        Stanton got 14 kills from Carmen Subbert and hit .441 as a team in a fourth straight victory over the Knights this season in Tuesday’s 25-14, 25-11, 25-13 win in the Class 1A, Region 2 quarterfinals.
        The Knights (18-10) hit just .159 in the loss, finishing with 18 kills. Taryn Williams led the way with 10 kills and Macy Williams added three. Macy Williams also pitched in three aces.

  • Glenwood girls eighth at regionals

        The Glenwood girls cross country team missed qualifying for the state meet with an eighth place finish at the Class 3A Regionals in Atantic on Oct. 22.
        The Rams finished with 216 points.
        Dallas Center-Grimes was the regional champion with 52 points. Harlan was the meet runner-up with a team score of 74.
        Natalie Shearer led the Rams with a 28th place finish. Lizzy Young was 30th.

  • Reeve runs at state cross country

        Glenwood’s Jeff Reeve placed 97th at the Iowa State Cross Country meet on Saturday at the Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge.
        Reeve ran a 17:58.13. The senior placed 32nd last year.
        Boone’s Chandler Austin was the individual champion with a time of 15:24.26. Teammate Albert Meier was second in 15:35.20.
        Decorah placed four runners in the top 12 to take home the team title with a score of 62.

    Rams just miss state bid