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Today's News

  • Bones Found At Fire Scene

    The Council Bluffs Police Department confirmed Wednesday bones were found at the scene of a New Year's Eve fire in Mills County and investigators are trying to detemine if the bones belong to a missing Council Bluffs man, 26-year-old Travis Bach.

  • Wolverines pull away from Trojans

    East Mills used a 16-2 fourth quarter run to pull away from Essex for a 46-26 Corner Conference victory Friday.

    The Wolverines (11-2 overall, 10-0 in the conference) led 30-24 at the end of the three quarters before exploding in the fourth quarter.

    Kolten Wederquist led the Wolverines with 12 points, seven rebounds, four steals and four blocked shots. Jacob Schafer and Logan Currin each added 10 points.

  • Top ranked Harlan runs away from Rams

    Harlan used a 10-0 run to close out the third quarter to pull away from Glenwood for a 71-40 Hawkeye 10 Conference girls basketball victory Friday.

    The Class 3A, No. 1 ranked Cyclones opened the game with hot shooting rolling up a 9-0 lead and a 15-3 spread after a quarter.  Glenwood cut the lead to 20-12 midway through the second quarter but Harlan stretched its out to 30-17 at the half.  

  • Glenwood drops second straight

    Harlan opened the game on an 18-2 run and ran away with a 61-39 victory over Glenwood Saturday night in Harlan.

    Gage Shatava led Glenwood (8-5 overall, 4-3 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) with 17 points. Cole Kennedy and Drew Konfrst each added six.

    Trey Lansman scored 24 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out six assists to lead Harlan (11-1 overall, 7-1 in the conference).

    C.B St. Albert 66,
    Glenwood 53

  • Fremont-Mills’ Williams enters 1,000 point club

    Macy Williams has always looked up to her big sister Chelsey on the basketball court.

    Chelsey, now Zimmerman, was a 5-foot-10 do-it-all scorer and a three-year starter for the Knights in the mid-2000s. She could and did play all five positions on the basketball court, finishing as the school’s all-time leading scorer in 2005.

    On Friday, little sister joined elite company.

  • Knights’ pressure too much for Devils

    Tabor - In a 4-1 record since the holiday break, the Fremont-Mills girls have turned up the pressure to the tune of more than 12 steals per game.

    Friday night was no different.

    The Knights grabbed nine steals and forced 11 turnovers in the first quarter alone as they sprinted out to a 25-7 lead en route to a 61-24 victory over Nishnabotna Friday in Corner Conference action in Tabor.

  • Trail Blazers

    Dozens of Mills County residents took part in a series of public forums earlier this month to share their thoughts on the potential for the future of a county-wide trail system in Mills County.

  • Architect Selected For Auxiliary Gym

    The Glenwood Community School District Board of Directors has tabbed HSR Associated, Inc. to design and spec the district’s proposed $3.5 million gymnasium and locker room addition to the high school.

    At last Monday’s regularly-scheduled school board meeting, the board voted 3-2 to retain the La Crosse, Wisc. architectural, engineering and interior design firm from a group of applicants that made their pitch to be the district’s architect at a Jan. 10 special board meeting.

  • Merci Beaucoup

    By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

    Last fall, Myron Roker received a special package at his home in Glenwood. Inside the white envelope was a letter from Consulat General de France A Chicago and a medal making him a Knight of the Legion of Honor, France’s highest military distinction given to living U.S. veterans who risked their lives during World War II while fighting on French territory.

  • WEDDING - Ashley Fultz/Dylan Griffin

    Ashley Loren Fultz and Dylan Thomas Griffin of Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., were united in marriage at the Omaha Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. Carol Lynne officiated the ceremony. A reception followed at the hotel.

    The bride is the daughter of Danny and Janice Fultz of Glenwood. She’s on active duty in the U.S. Air Force and has studied dental assisting at Iowa Western Community College and esthetics at LaJames International.