Today's News

  • Glenwood summer food program 7.23.14

        The Summer Food Service Program, sponsored by the Glenwood Community School District is free to all children 18 and under. The program will run through Friday, July 25 at the following locations:
        Glenwood Middle School, 400 Sivers Road. Breakfast 8 - 9 a.m., lunch 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
        Kid’s Place Daycare, 103 Central, first floor at the Glenwood Resource Center campus. Breakfast 8 – 8:30 a.m., lunch 11 - 11:45 a.m. Limited seating is available.

  • Read Between The Wines

    By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

    Several Glenwood women sat at Vine Street Cellars on a warm Thursday evening talking about books they recently read at “Read Between the Wines,” a book discussion group from the library.

    The group is the brainchild of adult services librarian Teresa Buckingham, who started the group in 2012.

    “It’s always been a dream of mine,” Buckingham said. “I can’t think of anything neater than getting together over wine and talking about books.”

  • City Opts For 'FM' Hearing Assist System

    An upgrade in technology is coming to Glenwood City Hall.
    The city council has given its approval to the installation of an “FM” assisted listening system and an audio visual system that can be utilized for guest presentations at council meetings and employee training sessions.

    The FM system transmits audio signals to a receiver worn by the listener - typically a headset or neck loop. The system complies with Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) guidelines, city administrator Brian Kissel said.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 7.16.14

    Located at 20 N Vine St., Glenwood
    Open Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.
    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday and 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.

    (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 7/16/14

        July 10 -Douglas Lear of Silver City reported  fraudulent practices.
        July 13 - Nicholas Wray of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        July 14 - Malvern Farm Service Reported a theft.


  • Glenwood Police Reports 7/16/14

        July 11 - Steve Eckhart of Glenwood reported a theft.

        July 12 - A vehicle driven by Colton Rausch of Glenwood was southbound on So. Hazel Street when the vehicle accelerated around a vehicle parked at a four-way stop sign, traveled through the intersection, where the driver lost control of the vehicle, struck a stop sign and came to rest in a parking lot. No injuries were reported.

  • Mills County District Court 7/16/14

    Judge Greg Steensland
        Bragun Michaelsen, Pacific Junction - violation of probation on original charges of first-degree theft, second-degree theft and third-degree theft, sentenced to time served, ordered to submit DNA, pay $3,500 civil penalties, court costs and fees.
    Judge Timothy O’Grady

  • Glenwood baseball routs Storm Lake in twinbill

    The Glenwood baseball team out-scored Storm Lake 28-5 in a pair of double-header victories Friday at A.C. Nuckolls Field.

    The Rams (20-9 overall, 13-6 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) plated seven runs in the first inning of a 13-0, five-inning victory in game one and then came back into the nightcap to smack 19 hits in a 15-5, five-inning win.
    Glenwood combined for 28 hits in the double-header.

    Nolan Robinson was 5-for-5 in the two games with  four RBIs. Brady Wheeler and Dru Little each recorded four hits and Corey Bertini three for Glenwood.

  • Rams’ season ends in regional semifinals

    NORWALK - It was too much Taylor Good and too little offense for Glenwood in its Class 4, Region 7 semifinal on Saturday.

    Norwalk’s sophomore pitcher limited Glenwood to three singles, fanned nine and faced just four over the minimum in a 5-0 victory that ended the Rams’ season.

    “She was tough,” Glenwood coach Mark Starner said. “We only saw about five pitchers like her all year. We don’t see enough pitchers like her. She was tough on us all night.”

  • Fremont-Mills’ season ends in extra-innings

    TABOR - Essex plated five runs in the top of the ninth inning to edge Fremont-Mills 8-3 in Class 1A, Region 7 softball in Tabor last Wednesday.

    The Trojanns had rallied once before, scoring two runs in the top of the seventh to force extra innings after the Knights entered the frame with a 3-1 lead.