Today's News

  • Glenwood Senior Center 7.2.14

    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 District Court 7/2/14

    Greg Steensland
        Michael David Trader, Springfield, Ill. – domestic abuse assault, pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, sentenced to one year probation, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
    Tim O’Grady
        James J. DiMauro, Glenwood – interference with official acts, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $65 fine, court costs and fees.

  • Rams Topple Creston, Drop Twin Bill To Harlan

    The Glenwood varsity baseball team posted a 1-2 record last week, defeating Creston 3-1 on Tuesday night and dropping a pair of games to Harlan on Thursday by identical 7-3 margins.

    In the win over Creston, four Glenwood pitchers - Cob Baker, Brady Wheeler, Zak Mumm and Wyatt Schultz - teamed up to limit the Panthers to four hits. Cobb picked up the win, giving up just one hit in three innings of work.

  • Glenwood Softball Sweeps Harlan In Doubleheader

    Glenwood swept a Hawkeye 10 Conference softball doubleheader from Harlan Thursday night, 10-2, 12-10.

    Lisa Nebel tossed a three-hitter for the Rams in the opener. She recorded four strikeouts and didn’t walk a batter in the victory.

    Glenwood jumped out to a 7-0 lead after three innings and never looked back.
    A trio of Rams had two hits in the game - Sara Ingoldsby, Bailey Starner and Ashley Hirt.

    Nebel and Molly Dean both drove home a pair of runs.

  • Mills County District Court 6/25/14

    Richard H. Davidson
        Brent Harley Crawley, Glenwood – possession of drug paraphernalia, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $100 fine, court costs and fees.
        Donald Dale Elliott, Glenwood – O.W.I. (second offense), pleaded guilty, sentenced to seven days in county jail with credit for time already served, driver’s license revoked for one year, ordered to pay $1,875 fine, court costs and fees.
    Susan K. Christensen

  • East Mills Options Include K-12 School

    The fate of the East Mills School District’s buildings and, perhaps, the future of the entire school district is in the hands of the East Mills School Board.

    After months of study, speculation and rumor, the district’s board-appointed strategic planning committee has made its recommendation on how the cash-strapped and geographically divided school district should proceed in the short and long term.

  • Farmers' Market Season

    By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

  • Glenwood Police Reports 6/18/14

        May 30 - A garbage can fell off a garbage truck on westbound Highway 34 and lodged in the bumper of a second westbound vehicle driven by Kim Clark of Glenwood.

        June 6 – A vehicle driven by Lisa Boone of Omaha was attempting to pull into a parking stall when a second vehicle, driven by Jeff McKinney of Glenwood, approaching from behind, failed to notice and struck the rear of Boone’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 6/14/14

        June 6 – Michael Scott of Plattsmouth reported a theft.
        June 9 – Mickie Perian of Pacific Junction reported  criminal mischief.
        June 10 – Brandy Welch of Glenwood reported a theft and burglary.
        June 10 – Rilla Schmitt of Glenwood reported a theft.


  • Mills County District Court 6/18/14

    Judge Tim O’Grady
    Peggy Gurney, Red Oak – operating a motor vehicle on an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay a $50 fine, court costs and fees.

    Judge Susan K. Christensen
    Robert Joe Coddington, Red Oak - possession of a controlled substance, pleaded guilty, deferred judgment, one year probation, ordered to pay $315 civil penalty, court costs and fees.