Today's News

  • Kuemper downs Rams in regular-season finale

    Kuemper Catholic smacked down 36 kills  in a 25-14, 25-16, 25-21 sweep of Glenwood in Hawkeye 10 Conference volleyball last Tuesday.

    Glenwood (16-13 overall, 5-5 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) struggled with its hitting against the Knights (18-8 overall, 5-5 in the conference), finishing with a .115 kill efficiency and 22 kills.

    The Knights also had 11 blocks.

    Jana King led the Rams with six kills and 11 assists. Kali Mumm and Lyndie VanNess each recorded five kills.

    Libero Olivia Scarborough recorded 17 digs.

  • Knights wrap up district, perfect 9-0 regular season

    ESSEX - Fremont-Mills scored a season-high in points and recorded just a single first down in Friday’s 67-12 victory over Essex.

    With three kick returns for touchdowns and a school-record seven interceptions, the Knights’ defense dominated the field position game, wrapping up a perfect 9-0 regular season in Eight-Man, District 8 Friday.

    “Our special teams and defense gave us short fields to work with all night,” said Fremont-Mills coach Jeremy Christiansen.

  • Wolverines close season with rout of Sidney

    SIDNEY - All but eliminated from playoff contention, the East Mills football team wanted to make a point in its season-finale.

    And boy did they.

    The Wolverines rolled up 422 total yards, including 287 on the ground, in a 46-12 rout of Eight Man, District 8 runner-up Sidney Friday.

  • Knights sweep Wolverines in regional

    TABOR - Fremont-Mills got stronger as the night went on and finished with 28 kills in a business-like 25-19, 25-14, 25-17 Class 1A, Region 2 opening round victory over East Mills in the Lied Gymnasium last Tuesday.

    The Knights (20-5 overall, 7-1 in the Corner Conference) earned their 15th straight victory and avenged a Sept. 9 loss to the same Wolverines with Tuesday’s post-season win.

  • Rams can’t hold onto lead in 45-16 loss to Dallas-Center Grimes

    GRIMES - Glenwood jumped out to a 16-0 lead on Class 3A, District 8 leader Dallas Center-Grimes but the Mustangs rallied to score the final 45 points in a 45-16 victory Friday.

    The Rams got off to a quick start with a pair of touchdown runs by Kolten Wilwerding – a 44-yard scamper and a one-yard plunge – sandwiched around a Connor Weis 28 yard field goal for a 16-0 first quarter lead on the district champion Mustangs.

  • New Mo. River Bridge Opening Wednesday At 3 p.m.

    The U.S. Highway 34 - Missouri River bridge is scheduled to open Wednesday, Oct. 22, around 3 p.m.

  • Police Investigating Vehicle, Lawn Equipment Thefts

    The Glenwood Police Department is investigating the theft two vehicles from Best Finish Auto and lawn and garden equipment from Jim Hughes Real Estate in the past week.

    Saturday, Oct. 18, or Sunday, Oct. 19, a red Dodge Dakota and maroon Chevrolet Silverado were stolen from Best Finish Auto at 209 Sharp St.

    Between 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15, and 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, two John Deere lawn mowers (2010 model z-925 and 2013 model z930m), two echo trimmers and a black axle trailer were taken from Jim Hughes Real Estate at 410 S. Locust St.

  • Mayor Says She’ll Fill Library Board Posts On Her Own Terms

    Glenwood Mayor Kim Clark had some choice words for a member of the Glenwood Library Board of Trustees at last Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Glenwood City Council.

    Speaking to trustee Michelle Wright, Clark said she will not be rushed into filling two vacant seats on the five-member library board, and she will select the two people she feels are the most qualified to serve. Clark made it known she was not pleased with an e-mail Wright had sent to fellow trustees Terri Craig and Margo Young concerning the manner in which the selection process was being carried out.

  • Bridge Opening Marks End Of A Long Road For Glenwood's Larry Winum

    Larry Winum admits there was a time or two when he thought the U.S. Highway 34-Missouri River Bridge might not happen, but an occasional bump in the road never stopped the Glenwood banker and president of the Mills County Economic Development Foundation from pressing ahead and pursuing a project he believes will stimulate long-term growth for Glenwood, Mills County and southwest Iowa.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 10.22.14

    Located at 20 N. Vine St., Glenwood
    Week of Oct. 24 – 30
    (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.
        Thursday: BBQ pork ribette patty, hot dog bun, baked beans, fresh green bean and tomato salad, fresh whole plum.
        Friday: Taco salad, (taco meat, shredded cheese, lettuce, tomato, kidney beans, tortilla chips, sour cream, taco sauce), fresh fruit salad.