Today's News

  • Glenwood Senior Center

    Senior Center Events
    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. • 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 for Seniors 60 & up, Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.)

  • FACEBOOK Prize Winners

    Congratulations to the following winners in The Opinion-Tribune's "Like us on Facebook" prize give-away for the month of April:

    $50 gasoline gift card - Sheryl L. Speegle-Morris.

    6-month online subscription to The Opinion-Tribune - Maggi Wyatt and Amellia Hansen.

  • City Hall Bid Process Reopened

         It’s back to the drawing board for the city of Glenwood when it comes to selecting a general contractor for the first phase of renovations at the former Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints building on the southeast corner of Town Square.
        The building will eventually serve as the new City Hall - housing administrative staff, city council chambers, the Glenwood Municipal Utilities offices and the Glenwood Police Department.

  • Kay Fast 'Humbled' By Teaching Award

    Glenwood Community High School vocal music instructor Kay Fast was honored last week as one of two recipients of the Charles E. Lakin Outstanding Teacher Awards. Red Oak kindergarten teacher Melinda Smits was also recognized. Fast’s award was presented during a surprise ceremony in front of her colleagues, students and family members.    

  • GRC Sets Example For Recycling

    Recycling exists in many forms.
        Currently every municipality in Mills County has a recycling bin or drop-off location inside their city limits preventing at least one material from reaching the landfill and the waste stream.

  • Rams suffer first loss in shootout

        The Glenwood girls lost a 3-1 shootout to North Scott in a 2-1 decision at the A-D-M Invitational Soccer Tournament last weekend.
        The Rams (9-1) were deadlocked at 1-1 with North Scott after regulation and two overtimes leading to the shootout in the tournament’s final game.

  • A-H-S-T’s Faust will coach Glenwood football

        Cory Faust is Glenwood Community High School’s new football coach.
        Faust, who was offered the  Glenwood job last week and accepted, takes over for Brian Albert who resigned April 11. Faust will also teach math at the high school. He comes to Glenwood after nine seasons as head coach at A-H-S-T High School in Avoca.

  • Glenwood Public Library Memorials

    Glenwood Public Library memorial
        LeRoy and Donna Schoening gave to the Library Foundation Fund to the Renovation and Building Fund in memory of Kenneth Albert “Kenny” Asmussen.
        Paul McKie (A high school classmate) gave to the Library Foundation Fund to the Renovation and Building Fund in memory of Elizabeth O. “Betty” Barnes.
        Steve and Tammy Roenfeldt gave to the Library Foundation Fund a gift for Furnishing in memory of Wayne E. and Marjorie E. Blackman.

  • E-Mills wins own Wolverine Relays

        MALVERN - The East Mills boys won eight gold medals along with seven silver medals to win its own Wolverine Relays last Tuesday in Malvern.

  • Glenwood girls, boys sweep Co-Ed Ram Relays

         For what is believed to be the first time in school history,  the Glenwood girls and boys track teams swept the team titles at the Co-Ed Ram Relays.