Today's News

  • Omaha man dies in I-29 crash

        An Omaha man was killed on Interstate 29 Monday when he attempted to make a U-turn in a construction zone south of Glenwood.

        John L. Agnew, 74, of Omaha died when his pick-up truck was struck by a southbound semi-truck shortly after 8:45 a.m. Monday.

  • Glenwood taking board meetings on the road

        The Glenwood Community School District Board of Directors is about to take its show on the road.
        The board voted unanimously last Monday at its regular monthly board meeting to rotate the board’s meetings during the 2010-2011 school year between Glenwood, Mineola, Silver City and Pacific Junction.
        Glenwood Superintendent Devin Embray spearheaded the proposal, modeling the plan to rotate venues after a similar schedule at his former school district in the Independence Community School District.

  • County-wide reappraisal underway

        The Mills County Assessor's Office is currently in the process of a county-wide reappraisal.
        When all is said and done, the assessor’s office, with the assistance of an outside contractor, will have reappraised more than 17,000 parcels in the county sometime next year.

  • Swimming pool sale put on hold

        Two matters confronting the Glenwood City Council were put on hold last week - the completion of sidewalk repair work on Town Square and the potential sale of property that once housed the city’s outdoor swimming pool.

  • Fremont-Mills spikes Clarinda Academy

        The Fremont-Mills volleyball team dominated Clarinda Academy 25-6, 25-10, 25-9 in a Corner Conference sweep last Thursday.

  • Titan defense too much for Rams

        For the second week in a row the Glenwood offense struggled and a district foe took advantage.

  • Rams take Corning cross country title

        The Glenwood girls won the middle school, junior varsity and varsity divisions at the Corning Cross Country Meet on Thursday.

  • Wolverines still looking for first victory

        The Nishnabotna volleyball team swept East Mills 25-12, 25-20, 25-12 in Corner Conference volleyball action last Tuesday.
        The Wolverines (0-6 overall, 0-3 in the conference) got seven kills from Kelsey Croghan and four from Shelby Sommerla.
        Jordan Jennings added 10 assists and two digs. Devin Laughlin added 11 digs.

    Villisca 25-25-25
    East Mills 21-12-20

  • Rams sweep Shenandoah in Hawk-10 play

        The Glenwood volleyball team swept Shenandoah 25-20, 25-18 and 25-18 Hawkeye 10 Conference play last Tuesday.
         “Tonight was a great night for Glenwood Volleyball.  Freshman, junior varsity, and varsity all completed the night with wins,” said Glenwood coach Kara Huisman. “We did some great things and it is exciting to see us continue to improve.”
        Morgan Lucy led an aggressive Glenwood attack with 14 kills.

  • Knights shutout Essex, move to 4-0

        The Fremont-Mills football team improved to 4-0 on the season with a 66-0 victory over Essex on Friday in Tabor.