Today's News

  • Glenwood Senior Center 9.10.14

    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. and 1 - 4 p.m.;
    Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games and Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.
    Week of Sept. 11-24
    (served at 11:45 M-F)
        $3.50 for Seniors 60 and up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks and dessert.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 9/10/14

        Aug. 27 – Garry Milbourn of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Aug. 30 – Timothy Digiacomo reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 8/20/14

        Aug. 30 – A vehicle driven by Austin Miller of Glenwood crossed the center line on a curve on eastbound Fairview Drive and struck a second vehicle driven by Kendra Johnson of Glenwood.
        Sept. 2 – Kathy Swaim of Glenwood reported a burglary, theft and criminal mischief.
        Sept. 8 – Dillon Jackson of Glenwood reported a burglary, theft and criminal mischief.

  • Mills County District Court 9/10/14

    Judge Kathleen Kilnoski
        Ryan Nicholas Greiner, Silver City – possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, six months probation, ordered to pay $315 civil penalty, court costs and fees.
        Darryk James Leu, Malvern - possession of a controlled substance (marijuana), pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, six months probation, ordered to pay $315 civil penalty, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood sweeps Atlantic in volleyball

    The Glenwood volleyball team got eight kills from Kali Mumm and seven from Halie Darrow in a 25-15, 25-18, 25-15 sweep of Atlantic in Hawkeye 10 Conference volleyball Thursday.

    The Rams (5-4, 1-0 in the conference) racked up 32 kills in the win.

    Jana King recorded 16 set assists and Myranda Starner 11. Ram liberio Olivia Scarborough led the defense with 17 digs.

    Rams 2-4 at
    Harlan tourney

    The Glenwood volleyball team finished 2-4 against stiff competition at the Harlan Invitational Aug. 30.

  • East Mills has ‘tough day’ at Clarinda tourney

    The East Mills volleyball team went 0-4 at the Clarinda Tournament on Saturday.

    The Wolverines dropped decisions to the host Cardinals 21-16, 21-15, to Treynor 24-22, 21-11, to Shenandoah 21-17, 21-11 and to Bedford 25-18, 26-24

  • Rams fall in double OT heartbreaker

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - Wins and losses in football often come down to a handful of plays throughout the course of a game.

    In Glenwood’s 42-41 double-overtime loss to Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson, it came down to the final two plays.

  • Darnold runs wild in 68-9 East Mills home victory

    The East Mills football team racked up 540 total yards, including a career-high 223 yards rushing and four touchdowns from Cavin Darnold in a dominating 68-9 victory over West Harrison Friday in Malvern.

    “West Harrison had some good players and good skill but I think we got the better of them. I think we were the more prepared team,” said East Mills coach Andy Irwin.”

    The Rams’ 540 total yards are a three-year high and their 418 rushing yards is among the top five rushing performances ever by the school in eight-man football.

  • Glenwood girls sixth, boys fourth at A.L. Invite

    The Glenwood girls placed sixth and the boys fourth at the Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln Cross Country Invitational on the campus of Iowa Western Community College on Saturday.

    In damp, cool conditions, the Sioux City East girls ran away with the team crown with four runners among the top 13 finishers. Harlan took home the title on the boys side with 51 team points.
    Missouri Valley’s Alexis Cook won the girls individual title with a time of 15:42 while Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson’s Eldon Warner was the boys champion in 16:49.

  • Ground Broken On Auxiliary Gym

    The Glenwood Community School District held a ceremonial groundbreaking Friday at the future site of the high school’s auxiliary gymnasium and locker room addition.

    HSR Associates, Inc. designed the $3.8 million project and Omaha-based contractors Meco-Henne will handle construction. Construction will be completed by the opening of the 2015-2016 school year.