Today's News

  • PPEL measure passes in East Mills

    The second time turned out to be the charm for the East Mills School District’s Physical Plant and Equipment Levy.

    On Tuesday voters in the district approved a PPEL levy increase of $1.34 per $1,000 of taxable valuation for a 10-year period after rejecting a similar referendum in September 2014. The measure passed with 54 percent of the votes saying yes to the increase.

  • Wolverines 2-1 at Shenandoah

    The East Mills wrestling team went 2-1 in quadrangular at Shenandoah last Tuesday.

    The Wolverines recorded victories over Griswold 48-6 and Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton 45-17. The lone loss came to the host Mustangs, 42-30.

    “We have been working on trying to create more opportunities to score in matches recently,” said East Mills coach Claude Lang. “We did a great job of taking chances and just ‘going for it.’”

  • Hot shooting lifts Glenwood past Clarinda, 72-38

    Glenwood hit 6-of-10 first half three pointers and 13 different Rams scored in a 72-38 rout of Clarinda in Hawkeye 10 Conference boys basketball last Tuesday.

    The Rams (8-8 overall, 4-4 in the conference) turned a nine-point lead after a quarter into 35-15 halftime lead thanks to some hot shooting from the perimiter and patience on the offensive end.

  • Currin comes up big in win

    Logan Currin scored 21 points and Keegan Wederquist 16 to lead East Mills to a 56-49 victory over Sidney in Corner Conference boys basketball Friday.

    The Wolverines (11-5 overall, 10-3 in the conference) used a 25-15 third quarter run to pull away from the Cowboys.

    Currin hit 6-of-8 three pointers en route to his team-high 21 points. Wederquist added 12 rebounds and a pair of steals.

    Jacob Cain and Dylan Lucas paced Sidney with 12 points each.

    East Mills 57,

    Stanton 46

  • Malcom first, Rams fourth at Hawkeye 10 meet

    Matt Malcom won his second straight conference wrestling title and Glenwood finished fourth in the team standings at the Hawkeye 10 Conference Tournament Saturday in Glenwood.

    Creston edged Council Bluffs Lewis Central 245 to 235 in the team scores to wrap up its fourth straight conference crown. The Panthers finished with three individual champs and 10 top six finishers.
    The Rams finished fourth with 213 points, 10.5 behind third place Clarinda.

  • Glenwood School menu 2.4.15

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Feb. 5-11, 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 – Cheese omelet, toast and fruit.
        Wednesday – Cheese omelet, muffin and fruit.

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 2/4/15

        Jan. 17 – Randi Mower of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Jan. 17 – A vehicle driven by James Nausler of Omaha was found abandoned in a ditch off of Deacon Road. When emergency personnel arrived Nausler returned and told officers he had injured his hand with a chainsaw and was driving himself to the hospital when he passed out and the vehicle ended up in the ditch. The driver was transported to the hospital. His condition was not known at press time.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 2/4/15

        Jan. 17 – Suzan Reeve of Glenwood reported a violation of a no-contact order.
        Jan. 27 – The Western Inn of Glenwood reported a burglary.
        Jan. 30 – Newman’s Thriftway of Glenwood reported a burglary, theft and criminal mischief.
        Jan. 28 – Kristin Stiles of Plattsmouth reported a serious assault.

  • Glenwood School menu 1.28.15

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Jan. 29- Feb. 4, 2015

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Cinnamon roll and hashbrown.
        Friday – Cereal, toast and fruit.
        Monday – Cereal, crackers and fruit.
        Tuesday – French toast, syrup and fruit.
        Wednesday – Breakfast pizza and fruit.


  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 1/28/15

        Jan. 17 – Shad Cooper of Rienzi, Miss., reported a theft.
        Jan. 17 – Ronald Sargent of Pacific Junction, reported a theft and criminal trespassing.
        Jan. 17 – John Fraissinet of Pacific Junction, reported a burglary.