Today's News

  • Legion Brass In Silver City

    Members of Silver City’s Gordon May American Legion Post 439 rolled out the red carpet for American Legion national vice commander Glenn Hickman last Tuesday evening, Nov. 13.

        Hickman, a U.S. Air Force veteran from Grove City, Ohio, made an appearance in Silver City as part of his 28-stop tour of Legion posts in central and western Iowa.
        Hickman was accompanied on his tour by state commander Lyle Schaffer of Galva and state membership chairman James Demarest.

  • GMU Changing Water Treatment Process

    Glenwood Municipal Utilities has announced a change in its treatment of the city’s drinking water supply.

  • 25-year Sentence For Ex-county Employee

    A former employee of the Mills County Treasurer’s Office has been sentenced to serve 25 years in prison for the theft of funds from the auto licensing department.

    Tammy Jo Gammon, 43, pleaded guilty to the Class B felony in November. She was sentenced Monday in Mills County District Court by Judge Timothy O’Grady.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 11/21/12

        Nov. 9 – Harry Kuhl of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Nov. 11 – Nicholas Harper of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Nov. 13 – Jim Hughes Real Estate reported a burglary and theft from a vacant house.
        Nov. 14 – Bill Narron of Glenwood reported criminal mischief and a theft.
        Nov. 16 – Michael Schneider of Glenwood reported a theft from his property.

  • Mills County Sheriff 11/21/12

        Nov. 6 – Craig Schoening of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Nov. 6 – Loess Hills Harley Davidson of Pacific Junction reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 11-21-12

    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)
    $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Mills County District Court 11/21/12

    Judge James Richardson
        Robie Edward Shaw, Council Bluffs - operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Kenneth Hartwell, Glenwood - third-degree criminal mischief, third-degree theft, fourth-degree criminal mischief, fourth degree theft, pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to 14 days in county jail, two years probation, ordered to submit DNA, pay court costs and fees.

  • Bar Owner Unhappy With Police

    A Glenwood bar owner claims his business lost between $600 - $1,000 in sales because police officers refused to allow  his establishment to stay open an additional hour when Daylight Saving Time ended at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 11-14-12

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Nov. 15-21, 2012
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Pancakes on a Stick
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut & Crackers
        Wednesday – No School


  • Mills County District Court 11/14/12

     Richard H. Davidson
        Zachary Aaron Rowan, Glenwood - O.W.I. (2nd offense), pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to seven days in county jail with credit given for time already served, one year probation, ordered to submit DNA, undergo substance abuse evaluation, pay $1,875 fine, court costs and fees.
    Jeffrey L. Larson