Today's News

  • Titans get past Glenwood for third time, end Rams’ season

        The third time was not the charm for Glenwood.
        Council Bluffs Lewis Central overcame a strong Ram defensive effort and got 16 points from Paige Beacon and 14 from Alexis Spielman in a 51-38 Class 4A, Region 7 semifinal in Council Bluffs on Saturday.
        The loss was the Rams’ third straight this season to the Titans who advanced to the regional finals.
        The game was tied at 10 after a quarter but the Titans out-scored the Rams 26-14 over the next two quarters to take control.

  • Third quarter dooms Knights in 50-27 regional loss to Bedford

        If head coach Rod Williams and his Fremont-Mills girls basketball team could have skipped all third quarters this season, they just might have.

  • Hoffman, Peckham get first wins at state

        DES MOINES - Hunter Hoffman and Cole Peckham both earned their first wins at state but the Glenwood wrestling team went home without any medals for the second straight year at the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines last weekend.
        Southeast Polk, who also won the state dual title, had 11 medalists on Saturday and ran away with the traditional state title, racking up 180.5 to runner up Bettendorf’s 134.5.

  • Glenwood Community School District Menu 2/20/13

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Feb. 21-27, 2013

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - French Toast & Hashbrowns
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut or Yogurt
        Wednesday - Pancake on a Stick
        Thursday - Turkey & Noodles, Steamed Peas, Carrot Sticks, Watermelon, Biscuit, Milk.

  • mills County District Court 2/20/13

    Judge Timothy O’Grady
        Shelly Jean Logemann, Council Bluffs – driving while license is barred (habitual offender), unlawful possession of prescription drugs, pleaded guilty, sentenced to 53 days in Mills County Jail on each count, driver’s license suspended for 180 days, ordered to pay $315 fine on each count, court costs and fees.
        Tammy Jo Gammon, Glenwood – ongoing criminal conduct, pleaded guilty, sentenced to 25 years in prison, ordered to pay restitution, court costs
    and fees.

  • Glenwood Senior Center 02/20/13

    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.

    (served at 11:45 M-F)

  • School Board Votes To Terminate Principal's Contract

    The Glenwood Board of Education voted unanimously late Tuesday afternoon to terminate the contract of Glenwood Community High School principal Kerry Newman.

    According to wording of a motion passed at a special meeting of the board, Newman will have five days to contest the termination. She has been on paid leave since Jan. 18.

  • Mills County Sheriff Report 02/13/13

        Feb. 4 – A vehicle driven by Damon Govig of Red Oak was southbound on Highway 275 towing a trailer when the driver said he fell asleep at the wheel and the trailer entered the east ditch and jackknifed against an embankment.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 02/13/13

        Feb. 1 – Jennifer Kaasch of Omaha reported a theft.
        Feb. 6 – Herbert Mayhew of Glenwood reported an identity theft.

  • mills County District Court 2/13/13

    Kathleen Kilnoski
        Tyler Jason Chambers, Glenwood - operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Brandon Matthew Swanson, Glenwood - violation of no-contact order, pleaded guilty, sentenced to seven days in county jail, ordered to pay court costs and fees.