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  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 3/05/14

    Incidents
        Feb. 27 - James Holmes of Pacific Junction reported an identity theft.
        Feb. 27- Chase Prime of Columbus, Ohio reported a theft.
        Feb. 28 - Justin Spahn of Glenwood reported an identity theft.

    Accidents

  • Rams can’t get past Cyclones in substate final

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - This time, it was the second run that got Glenwood.

    In it’s two previous meeting with Harlan, the Rams were out-scored 36-11 in the first quarter of a pair of regular season losses.

    In Monday’ substate match up, with a state tournament bid on the line, the Cyclones opened the game on a 13-2 run. Glenwood weathered that storm, out-scored Harlan 17-11 in the second quarter and trailed just 24-19 at the half.
    Then the third quarter happened.

  • Mills County District Cour 3/05/14

    Judge James Heckerman
        Justin R. Wright, Glenwood – probation revoked on original charge of domestic abuse assault, second offense; ordered to receive care at inpatient treatment program before placement in correctional facility, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
        Hope Rae Blevins, Ashland, Neb. – held in contempt of court for violation of probation, sentenced to 180 days in county jail with credit for time already served, released from probation, ordered to pay court costs and fees.

  • Wolverines headed to state basketball

    ATLANTIC - “I was like, please go in.”

    That was the thought running through Noah Meyer’s mind as he put up a potentially game-tying shot with under a second to go in regulation of East Mills’ Class 1A substate final versus Nodaway Valley.

  • Howell earns win at state

    The East Mills wresting team placed 69th at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament last weekend.

    The Wolverines got a consolation round victory by heavyweight David Howell for their three team points. East Mills tied with Alta-Aurelia, Northrund Kensett, Sigourney-Keota, Southwest Iowa, Wayne-Corydon and West Sioux for 69th place.

    “I felt like we wrestled pretty well,” said East Mills coach Claude Lang. “Every match we wrestled was really close. We were one move away from winning just about every match.”

  • Titans ends Rams’ season in regionals

    Council Bluffs Lewis Central girls basketball used a 13-5 third quarter run to pull away in a tightly contested Class 4A Region 8 38-32 semifinal victory over Glenwood in Council Bluffs Saturday.

    “It was a tight game all the way and very low scoring,” Glenwood coach Barry Loeffelbein said. “There was some good defense; neither of us could make shots and they got hot in the second quarter. We came back a bit but we couldn’t get shots to fall.”

  • Viqueens too much for Knights in regional semifinals

    RED OAK – Carmen Subbert scored 27 points to lead Stanton past Fremont-Mills 52-29 in the Class 1A girls regional girls basketball final Friday in Red Oak.

    Subbert’s 27 points came on 11-of-19 shooting. The senior added seven rebounds and three blocks to put the Viqueens in the regional finals and one game from a state tournament bid.

    “It feels good,” Subbert said after the game. “It’s been a long time since we’ve been to the finals. Just to get this far is a great accomplishment.”

  • Rams roll in districts with 79-36 victory

    ATLANTIC - Jacob Lewis and Corey Bertini combined for 38 points and Glenwood opened the game on a 21-5 run in a very business-like 79-36 dismantling of Winterset Monday night in the Class 3A, District 16 opening round in Atlantic.

    “I felt good with our approach and focus tonight,” said Glenwood coach Curt Schulte after the game. “We set the tone early that first quarter and maintained that for 32 minutes.”

  • Clark, Malcom earn first state victories

    DES MOINES – Josh Clark and Matt Malcom both earned their first wins at state but the Glenwood wrestling team missed out on a medal for the third straight season at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines last weekend.
    Bettendorf edged 2013 champion Southeast Polk for the traditional state team title by just four points in the team standings.

  • Mills County District Court 2/26/14

    Judge
    James Richardson
        Derek Keith Fox, Glenwood – violation of probation on disposition for charges of O.W.I. and possession of a controlled substance, probation revoked, ordered to complete sentence of serving two days in county jail, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
     
    Magistrate
    Lyle Mayberry
        Mary M. Palen, Hastings – fifth-degree theft, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $65 fine, restitution, court costs and fees.