Today's News

  • Glenwood Senior Center 3.18.15

    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 March 24 – 30
    (served at 11:45 M-F)

  • Mills County District Court 3/18/15

    Lyle Mayberry
        Blake Dean Holland, Glenwood - possession of drug paraphernalia, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $65 fine, court costs and fees.

    Judge Jeffrey L. Larson
        Nicholas Kane Hunter, Glenwood – O.W.I., pleaded guilty, sentenced to two days in county jail with credit for time served, completed Urban Dreams program, ordered to pay $1,250 fine, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 3/18/15

        March 6 – A school bus driven by Brian Pavelka of Glenwood was attempting to back to the curb at the circle drive at Glenwood Community High School when the bus struck a legally parked vehicle. No injuries were reported.

  • Mills County District Court 3/11/15

    James Heckerman
        Joshua Robert Saunders, Omaha – driving while license is barred (habitual offender), pleaded guilty, sentenced to 12 days in county jail with credit for time served, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
        Devin Brandon Jackson, Mineola – possession of a controlled substance, pleaded guilty, sentenced to time served in county jail, driver’s license suspended for 180 days, ordered to pay court costs and fees.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 3/11/15

        March 6 – A vehicle driven by Chad Booton of Council Bluff was slowing to turn south off eastbound Highway 34 when a second eastbound vehicle driven by Autumn Avis of Glenwood rear ended Booton’s vehicle. No injuries were reported.

  • Glenwood School menu 3.11.15

    Glenwood Community Schools
    March 12-18, 2015

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Long John and hashbrown.
        Friday – Cereal, toast and fruit.
        Monday – Cereal bar, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – Biscuit with sausage, gravy and fruit.
        Wednesday – Break-fast wrap and fruit.



    The Glenwood boys basketball team continues its underdog status in its opening round game at the state tournament against top seeded Williamsburg. The Raiders enter having won 20 straight games, including its last three post-season games by an average of 11 points per game. Glenwood, the No. 8 seed, won its three post-season games by a combined eight points to get to 12-12 on the season and make the school’s first state tournament since Harry Truman was President.

  • Knight comeback comes up short at state

    DES MOINES - A first half of 29 percent shooting and a near eight minute scoring drought while getting down 33-22 would be enough to dampen almost any coach’s mood.

    Not Fremont-Mills Coach Rod Williams.

    “There’s no quit in these kids. I knew, at halftime, I had no doubt, this game would be decided in the last possession,” Williams said after the game.

    Williams was right.

  • Rams headed to state

    ATLANTIC - It has been 63 years since Glenwood last played in the Iowa State Basketball Tournament.

    Make that, had been.

    The Rams battled back from an 11-2 deficit to open the game and avenged two regular season losses to Denison with a 54-49 victory in the Class 3A, substate finals in Atlantic Monday to earn a bid to the state tournament for the first time since 1952.

  • Rams down Atlantic in district opener

    ATLANTIC - The Glenwood boys basketball team avenged two regular-season losses to Atlantic with a 70-69 victory in the Class 3A, District 16 opener Monday in Atlantic.

    With the win, the Rams (10-12) will play Harlan (15-6) Thursday in the district finals at Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln. Tip off is set for 7 p.m.

    “This was a great win tonight,” said Glenwood coach Curt Schulte after the victory over Atlantic. “It was a great district atmosphere and we came up big.”