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Today's News

  • Crash Victim Was Riding Stolen Motorcycle

    A motorcyclist being pursued by the Iowa State Patrol was arrested and transported to an Omaha hospital after crashing the stolen bike in Mills County shortly before 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23.

    Chad Larsen, 36, of Council Bluffs crashed in the ditch of the eastbound lane of U.S. Highway 34, approximately one-half mile east of Highway 275 (Tabor turnoff). He attempted to flee on foot but was apprehended and arrested after climbing over a barbed-wire fence and falling down repeatedly while trying to get away through a nearby farm field.

  • Kickin' It With The KISS

    Kenny Spencer admits he never envisioned his career in professional football leading to a prominent role on a reality TV show or personal friendships with rock-and-roll music legends Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS fame.

    Spencer, a 2005 Glenwood Community High School graduate, is the place kicker for the LA KISS, an Arena Football League (AFL) team partially owned by the two band members from KISS and the focus of the 10-week 4th and Loud docu-series that began airing in August on Tuesday nights on AMC (9 p.m. CDT).

  • The Last Lap

    As the Glenwood girls track team circled the track in their triumphant victory lap celebrating the team’s second straight Hawkeye 10 Conference title at Ram Memorial Field, Glenwood coach Brad Rasmussen could only watch.

    And cry.

    The usually stoic longtime coach couldn’t hold back the tears as he watched his team surrounded by reporters. All the coach wanted to do was celebrate with his team.

  • Hurley sparks Knights in 1A meet

    For the second straight season, Fremont-Mills’ Kelsey Hurley qualified in four events for this week’s Iowa State Track Meet.

    Hurley won the high jump, 200-meter and 400-meter dash and anchored the sprint medley relay to gold to lead the Knights to a second place showing in the team standings at the Class 1A state qualifying meet at West Harrison Thursday.

    The state track meet opens Thursday at Drake University in Des Moines and runs through Saturday.

  • Glenwood sweeps regional, district titles

    A week after sweeping the team titles at the Hawkeye 10 Conference track meet on their home track the Glenwood girls and boys track team did the same on the road, winning the Class 3A qualifying meet in Atlantic Thursday.

  • Mills County District Court 5.20.15

    Judge
    Kathleen Kilnoski
        Mitchell Stephen Waller, Glenwood – Found to be in contempt of court for violation of probation on original charge of assault while participating in a felony, sentenced to 180 days in county jail with credit for time already served, ordered to pay court costs and fees.

  • Fremont-Mills boys win Corner Conference crown

    The Fremont-Mills boys won the team title and the girls were a close second at the Corner Conference Track and Field Meet last Tuesday in Tabor.

    The Knight boys, runners up to East Mills a years ago, were dominant at times in winning their sixth conference title in the last eight years.

    Fremont-Mills finished with a high score of 165 points. Nishnabotna was a distant second with 118 points.

  • Glenwood girls, boys sweep Hawk-10 Conference titles

    Not even Mother Nature could stop Glenwood on this night.

    The Ram girls and boys track teams overcame lightning and a torrential downpour that delayed action for over an hour to sweep the team titles for the second consecutive season at the Hawkeye 10 Conference Track and Field Meet at Ram Memorial Field Thursday.

    The Glenwood boys cruised to their fifth straight conference title with 136 team points to easily out-do second place Harlan’s 101 points. Atlantic was third with 98.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 5.13.15

    Glenwood Community Schools
    May 14-20, 2015

    Breakfast
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Long John and hashbrown.
        Friday – Cook’s choice and fruit.
        Monday – Cereal, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – French toast, syrup and fruit.
        Wednesday – Cook’s choice and fruit.

    Lunch

  • Glenwood Senior Center 5.13.15

    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.

    Week of April 24 – 30
    Meals
    (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.