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Today's News

  • East Mills stays perfect with 41-7 road victory

    East Mills’ Logan Currin threw for a career-high 289 yards and four touchdowns while the Wolverine defense held Riverside to just 30 yards rushing in a 41-7, Class A District 9 football victory Friday.

    “We knew this would be a physical, athletic team and kids wanted to come out and make sure we made a statement early,” said East Mills coach Andy Irwin.

    With the Bulldogs determined to slow the Wolverines’ running game, they loaded the box. Currin,  the East Mills signal-caller, was ready.

  • A-D-M edges Glenwood in wild district shootout

    A-D-M edged Glenwood 48-38 in a wild, Class 3A District 1 match up that saw both teams combine for more than 900 yards and 12 touchdowns Friday in Adel.

    For Glenwood a little too much Tiger offense proved the difference.

  • F-M rolls to homecoming victory

    TABOR – It was a happy homecoming for Fremont-Mills Friday night as the Knights rolled to a hard-fought 45-34 victory over CAM.

    Quarterback Jason Rusten passed for three touchdowns and ran for another as the Knights improved their record to 2-1.

    “They (CAM) were everything we expected,” Fremont-Mills coach Jeremy Christiansen said. “Physically, I thought we were able to handle them. Defensively, I thought we played well until we’d have a blown assignment.”

  • Knights sweep Wolverines in Corner Conference

    TABOR - Andrea McClary and Madison Powers combined for 16 kills as Fremont-Mills swept East Mills 25-19, 25-16, 25-16 in Corner Conference volleyball  Thursday.

    The Knights (4-1 overall, 1-1 in the conference) led throughout the match with their strong hitting. Fremont-Mills hit .141 as a team and added 10 ace serves.

    Delaney Langfelt had 27 assists for the Knights.

    East Mills was led by Kendra Croghan and Stephanie Frink with six kills each. Emmy Duysen had nine set assists and two aces.

  • Blum, Bahr, Staiert Elected To School Board

    Incumbents Dave Blum and Ann Staiert along with newcomer Michelle Bahr have been elected to serve on the Glenwood School Board.

    Blum, Bahr and Staiert were the top three finishers for three at-large seats in Tuesday's school board election, tallying 283, 281 and 268 votes respectively. Incumbent Henry Clark finished in fourth place with 163 votes.
     

  • Administrator Resigns After Getting 2nd Ticket For DUS

    A Glenwood Community School District administrator has resigned after being ticketed a second time in 11 days for driving under a suspended license (DUS).

    The resignation of Joseph Giangreco, the district’s director of student services since 2009, was accepted Monday night following a 51-minute, closed-door discussion by the Glenwood Board of Education.

  • Restoring The Stars and Stripes

    It’s called the National 9/11 Flag, but as Denny and Carolyn Deters will attest, the tattered flag that survived the World Trade Center explosions is recognized today as a symbol of our nation’s resilience and compassionate response to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

    “What we say at the foundation is that we’re not about 9/11, we’re about 9/12,” Carolyn said. “We’re really about the compassion the rest of the country showed to New York after 9/11.”

  • Mills County Sheriff Report 9/11/13

    Incidents
        Aug. 26 – Peterson Construction of Pacific Junction reported a theft.
        Aug. 29 – Logan Saddler of Council Bluffs reported an assault and trespassing.
        Aug. 31 – Charles Newman of Hastings reported criminal mischief.
        Sept. 2 – Jody Parrish of Emerson reported a burglary and theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 9-11

    Incidents
        Aug. 25 – Kum & Go of Glenwood reported a gas drive off.
        Aug. 25 – Sara Kalagias of Glenwood reported a theft.
    Accidents
        Aug. 30 – Thomas Flynn reported hit-and-run damage to his vehicle that was legally parked on N. Vine Street.

  • Glenwood harriers place seventh at Pella Invitational

    The Glenwood boys cross country team placed seventh at the Pella Invitational Cross County Meet on Saturday.

    Iowa City West was the team champion with all five of their runners placed in the top 11 for a total of 31 points to easily out-pace second place Pella’s 68 points.
    Thomas Pollard of Gilbert ran away with the individual title with a time of 16:13.