Today's News

  • Glenwood girls 12th at Atlantic meet

        The Glenwood girls placed 12th at the Atlantic Invitational Cross Country Meet on Thursday at the Nishna Hills Golf Club.
        Harlan easily out-distanced second place Shenandoah 67 to 112 in the team scoring.
        Glenwood’s 315 points trailed 11th place Atlantic by 23 points.
        Natalie Shearer was the top finisher for Glenwood, placing 52nd with a time of 17:27.34. Teammate Sarah Homan was just .56 behind in 53rd place.

  • Ram harriers first at South Central Calhoun

        The Glenwood boys cross country team swept the team and individual titles for both the varsity and junior varsity at the South Central Calhoun Invitational in Lake City last Tuesday.
        The Glenwood varsity boys scored 42 points to edge Woodward Academy’s 87 points and take home the team trophy.
        James Fuller was the top individual finisher with a time of 17:25.41.

  • Stanton downs FM in Corner Conference semifinals

        Stanton downed Fremont-Mills 25-17, 25-19, 25-16 in the second round of the Corner Conference tournament last Tuesday.
        Taryn Williams led the Knights (13-5 overall, 5-1 in the conference) with 10 kills. Madison Powers added six kills and Macy Williams five.
        Kendall Fichter had 18 assists.

    Fremont-Mills 25-25-25
    Sidney 15-17-23
        The Fremont-Mills volleyball team defeated Sidney 25-15, 25-17, 25-23 in the Corner Conference tournament opening round last Monday.

  • Creston gets defensive in win over Rams

        A tough Creston defensive effort limited Glenwood to just 193 total yards in a 14-0 loss on Friday at Ram Memorial Field.

  • Rams get pair of Hawk-10 wins

        Emily Blum smacked 11 kills and Grace Newman six for Glenwood in a 25-14, 25-16, 25-23 sweep of Denison on Thursday.
        As a team, the Rams (13-12 overall, 3-4 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) had 23 kills in the win.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10-10-12

    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. • Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.; Ladies’ Coffee: Mon. 10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games & Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.

    Meals (served 11:45 M-F)
        $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Mills County Sheriff 10/10/12

        Sept. 14 – Jessica Appley of Red Oak reported arson.
        Sept. 15 – Jean Curtis of Hastings reported a burglary.
        Sept. 17 – Vanderhaag’s of Council Bluffs reported a burglary.
        Sept. 17 – Farm Service of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Sept. 18 – Carol Liles of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Sept. 24 – U.S. Cellular of Omaha reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 10/10/12

        Sept. 21 – Garland Larsen of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        Sept. 21 – Glenwood Water Department reported a theft.
        Sept. 22 – West Elementary School in Glenwood reported a burglary.
        Sept. 26 – Smiley’s Garage of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.


  • City Suspends Recycling Fee

         The Glenwood City Council has voted to suspend the collection of its $1.25 recycling fee from city residents after closing its recycling center Oct. 1.
        The city voted in July to terminate its contract with Dihne Recycling and closed the Tyson Street recycling drop off location Oct. 1. The recycling center had been plagued for years by complaints about its unsightly appearance and costs associated with the site.

  • A Sobering Message

    High school and middle school students from Glenwood were reminded of the importance of making smart choices during a special homecoming week presentation by the survivor of a fiery automobile crash.