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Today's News

  • Engineer killed in train crash was Glenwood graduate

        The names of the two crew members who were killed in an April 17 train crash east of Emerson have been released by the Federal Railroad Administration.
        The two crew members have been identified as Patricia Hyatt, 48, and Tom Anderson, 48, both of Creston. Hyatt and Anderson were both on the eastbound coal train that rear-ended a Burlington Northern Sante Fe maintenance train at approximately 7 a.m. Sunday, April 17.
        Hyatt served as a conductor while Anderson was the train’s engineer.

  • Highway 34 bridge project aiming for Fall 2013 finish

        The Iowa Department of Transportation has released an updated timeline for the U.S. Highway 34 – Missouri River Bridge project that will link western Mills County with Sarpy County in eastern Nebraska.
        The timeline calls for the $138 million project to be completed as early as the fall of 2013.

  • No. 3 ranked Rams routs Creston, 11-1

        Another cold, damp night. Another Glenwood boys soccer win.
        Coming off a dominating 6-0 victory over Atlantic on Monday the Rams traveled to Creston  Thursday in the rain and cold and left with a 11-1 victory.
        “It was about the same as Monday,” said Glenwood coach Mike Artist. “Cold and damp against a very similar team I thought. They (Creston) are down quite a bit from last year and once they got a goal, we sort of bounced back and controlled it.”

  • Glenwood girls edge Red Oak on links

        The Glenwood girls golf team defeated Red Oak 243 to 285 in a dual meet at the Glenwood Golf Course last Monday.
        Bobi Jo Rockwell was the top medalist for the meet shooting a round of 50.
        “We were without two of our starting line up as Chelsee Bird and Chloe Newman were both home sick,” said Glenwood coach Kathy Konigsmark. “The rest of the team came through.”
        Freshman Madi Woodrum shot a 62 and Josie Lauridsen shot a 64 for Glenwood.

  • Knights take title at Stanton Invite

        The Fremont-Mills boys ran away with the team title at the Stanton Invitational Track Meet last Monday.
        Braving cold and rainy weather, the Knights racked up 176 points to the host Vikings’ 113.
        The East Mills boys posted a third-place finish with 102 points.
        The Knights’ Kevin Herrick took home a pair of golds with top finishes in the 400-meter hurdles and the 400-meter dash.

  • Rams’ Cooper wins gold at the Sioux City Relays

        Carlie Cooper placed first in the 3,000-meters for Glenwood at the Sioux City Relays on Saturday at Morningside College.
        On a cold and rainy day, the Rams competed without several of their athletes due to prom preparations for that evening in Glenwood. Despite missing some top runners, the Rams did put up some good performances at the meet.  
        Cooper's time of 11:48.27 won the 3000 meter run and teammate Morgan Naughton finished sixth.

  • Glenwood girls tennis wins second straight

        The Glenwood girls tennis team improved its record to 2-0 on the season with a 7-2 victory over Atlantic in  a Hawkeye 10 Conference dual last Tuesday.  
        Ana Van Scoy, Rachel Tucker, Chloe Newman, and Abee Stipe each claimed their second victories of the season.
        Van Scoy was strong on first serves and played very aggressively at the net, said  Ohm, which helped her beat the Trojans’ No. 1 Liz Metheny, 10-6. 

  • Glenwood boys track win four golds at Sioux City Relays

        Despite being hit by what coach Mark Starner called the “prom bug” the Glenwood boys track team still managed four gold medals at the Sioux City Relays on Saturday.
        “We had a lot of athletes leave the meet early to get back to prom,” said Starner. “We ran things well despite the bitter cold and gusty head winds down the home stretch. It would have been interesting to see how many more athletes would have had the opportunity to stand on the awards stand had we not had a conflict with prom.”

  • Jensen’s late goal carries Glenwood to Hawk-10 win

        The Glenwood boys soccer team got their second straight Hawkeye 10 Conference shutout with a 1-0 victory over Kuemper Catholic on Thursday in Carroll.

        The Rams’ Tyler Jensen booted in a goal with :47 left in the game to seal the victory for Glenwood.
        “It wasn’t a sloppy game but it wasn’t that pretty either,” said Glenwood coach Mike Artist.

  • Glenwood girls blank Denison, 4-0 on road

        The Glenwood girls soccer team went on the road last Tuesday and earned its second win of the season with a 4-0 victory over Denison.