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Today's News

  • Viqueens too much for Knights in regional semifinals

    RED OAK – Carmen Subbert scored 27 points to lead Stanton past Fremont-Mills 52-29 in the Class 1A girls regional girls basketball final Friday in Red Oak.

    Subbert’s 27 points came on 11-of-19 shooting. The senior added seven rebounds and three blocks to put the Viqueens in the regional finals and one game from a state tournament bid.

    “It feels good,” Subbert said after the game. “It’s been a long time since we’ve been to the finals. Just to get this far is a great accomplishment.”

  • Rams roll in districts with 79-36 victory

    ATLANTIC - Jacob Lewis and Corey Bertini combined for 38 points and Glenwood opened the game on a 21-5 run in a very business-like 79-36 dismantling of Winterset Monday night in the Class 3A, District 16 opening round in Atlantic.

    “I felt good with our approach and focus tonight,” said Glenwood coach Curt Schulte after the game. “We set the tone early that first quarter and maintained that for 32 minutes.”

  • Clark, Malcom earn first state victories

    DES MOINES – Josh Clark and Matt Malcom both earned their first wins at state but the Glenwood wrestling team missed out on a medal for the third straight season at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines last weekend.
    Bettendorf edged 2013 champion Southeast Polk for the traditional state team title by just four points in the team standings.

  • Mills County District Court 2/26/14

    Judge
    James Richardson
        Derek Keith Fox, Glenwood – violation of probation on disposition for charges of O.W.I. and possession of a controlled substance, probation revoked, ordered to complete sentence of serving two days in county jail, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
     
    Magistrate
    Lyle Mayberry
        Mary M. Palen, Hastings – fifth-degree theft, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $65 fine, restitution, court costs and fees.
     

  • Mills County Sheriff Reports 2/26/14

    Accidents
        Feb. 17 – A vehicle driven by Melissa Mueller of Council Bluffs was eastbound on Highway 34 when the driver lost control on the slick road surface, attempted to take evasive action and went off the road, striking several trees. No injuries were reported.
        Feb. 17 – A vehicle driven by Kevin Koester of Atlantic was southbound on Highway 59 when the vehicle left the road and struck a street sign. No injuries were reported.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 2/26/14

    Located at 20 No. 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.

    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.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 2/26/14

    Incidents
        Feb. 1 – Joanna Morrison of Pacific Junction reported a harassment.
        Feb. 7 – Tasty Morsils of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Feb. 9 – Newman’s Food Pride of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Feb. 10 – Glen Haven Home of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Feb. 10 – Colton Rausch of Glenwood reported a burglary and criminal mischief.

  • Rams' Malcom, Clark advance to second round at state wrestling

    The Iowa State Wrestling Tournament got underway at Wells Fargo Arena today with a pair of Glenwood wrestlers advancing to tomorrow’s second round.

    The Rams’ 132-pound Matt Malcom scored a 13-0 major decision over Jakeb Bakken of Iowa City West in the opening round.

    Josh Clark, a first time state qualifier, earned the Rams’ second win of the day when he won a 15-9 decision over Johnston’s Nathaniel Standish.

  • Chamber Names Glenwood Couple Citizens of the Year

        Bruce and Marlene Sprain will be recognized in March as the Glenwood Area Chamber of Commerce’s Citizens of the Year.
        The Sprains will be among the Mills County residents honored for their public service at the chamber’s annual Betterment and Beautification Dinner and Awards program March 6 at The Fountains Ballroom.

  • School District Adopts Weapons Policy For Peace Officers

    The Glenwood School Board unanimously approved a resolution last Monday that will allow off-duty law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms while on school property.
    The board voted 4-0 to approve a new policy that will require off-duty officers who plan to carry weapons on school property to first be approved by the school district. Existing policy allows only on-duty law enforcement to carry firearms on school property.