Today's News

  • 'Chaos and Panic'

    Dave Swanson’s first experience at running the Boston Marathon was memorable – just not for the right reasons.

     “It was great for a couple hours, but then everything changed,” the 1982 Glenwood Community High School graduate said Sunday as he reflected on the terrifying aftermath of the April 15 bomb blasts that marred the world’s most-celebrated marathon.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 4/24/13

    Open Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sat. 8 - 11 a.m.

    Exercise Classes (6 weeks): Tuesday & Thursday, 10 - 11 a.m.

    Coffee Time: Mon. - Fri. 8 - 11:30 a.m. & 1 - 4 p.m.; Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.;
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon.
    10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games & Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.

    Bridge for beginners and experienced players: Thursdays, 12:30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

    (served at 11:45 M-F)

  • Rams shutout Riverside, 6-0

    The Glenwood defense bottled up Riverside, allowing just one shot on goal, in a 6-0 rout of Riverside in non-conference girls soccer last Tuesday.

    The Rams (3-1 overall, 1-0 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) got on the board early and often against the Bulldogs. Just three minutes into the game Sydney Gutschenritter connected with Sydney Stivers on an assist and goal. Sarah Homan and a Riverside own-goal later and Glenwood was in control 3-0 at intermission.

  • Rams split pair at Omaha South

        The Glenwood boys soccer team bounced back from a tough loss to host Omaha South to win its second game at the Omaha South Soccer Invitational last weekend.

  • Glenwood girls tennis 3-1 after sweep of Harlan

    The Glenwood girls swept Harlan 9-0 in a Hawkeye 10 Conference tennis dual last Tuesday.

    The Rams won six of their singles matches and then followed that up with dominating play in the doubles portion, allowing just four total points in the three matches.

  • Trojans trim Rams, 5-4

    The Glenwood boys tennis team suffered a 5-4 loss to Atlantic in a chilly Hawkeye 10 Conference road match Friday.

    Chris Chekal claimed his third victory of the season for Glenwood beating Scott Caslow in their No. 3 match.  

    “The beginning of the match was a close one but Chekal took control at the end and won 10 – 6,” said Glenwood coach Callie Ohm.  

  • F-M girls, boys in top three at West Harrison Invite

    The Fremont-Mills girls were second and the boys third at the West Harrison Invitational on Thursday.

    The Knight girls racked up 105 points to finish second behind team champion Woodbine’s 182 points. The boys finished with 136 points behind champion Missouri Valley and the host Hawkeyes.

    Leading the way for the Fremont-Mills girls was Andrea McClary (high jump) and Taryn Williams (long jump and 100-meter hurdles), who both scored gold medals. The Knight shuttle hurdle relay team also had a top time of 1:13.70.

  • Glenwood boys, girls second at C.B. Lewis Central relays

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - The Glenwood girls and boys track teams both placed second at the Council Bluffs Lewis Central Co-Ed Relays last Tuesday.

    Harlan edged a Glenwood boys team with a juggled line up, 141 to 133 in the boys standings.

    Glenwood entered the meet hoping to qualify last minute competitors for this week’s Drake Relays in Des Moines. Glenwood coach Mark Starner came away from Lewis Central disappointed with his team’s focus and effort.

  • All-American Family

    The day in 1992 Michael Moreno earned NCAA Wrestling All-American honors, perhaps the youngest fan in the building was rooting for the Iowa State senior and former Glenwood state champion.

    Michael Jr., then less than a year old, in his mother Kristi’s arms, was “cheering” Dad on as he defeated Bloomsburg University’s Brad Rozanski 3-1 in the seventh place match at 134 pounds to finish his Cyclone career as an All-American.

  • Glenwood gets win over LC on links

    Glenwood Girl’s golf team defeated Council Bluffs  Lewis Central in Hawkeye 10 Conference girls golf last Monday.

    Adria Skarnulis led the way for Glenwood shooting a 51 and tying for first place with the Titans’ Amber Huttmann. However, Amber would go on to win the playback hole receiving medalist honors with Skarnulis taking runner-up honors.

    Devon Arbogast shot 65 and has improved considerably from last year cutting her score down 10 strokes, said Glenwood coach Kathy Konigsmark.