Today's News

  • Political Forum

    Around 50 people turned out Thursday night at the county courthouse in Glenwood for a candidates' forum sponsored by the Mills County Republican Party Central Committee.

  • Relay For Life Ambassadors

    The 2012 Mills County Relay for Life is set for June 2-3 from 4 p.m. - 8 a.m. at Ram Memorial Field in Glenwood.

        More than 1,000 walkers are expected to participate in the annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
        The Relay for Life committee has selected four ambassadors for this year’s event.

  • Glenwood defeats Missouri Valley, 6-0

        The Glenwood boys soccer team wrapped up its regular season on Thursday with a 6-0 rout of Missouri Valley.
        Tyler Jensen scored two goals and Blake Beier, Bryce Cap, Trenton McNeel and Ross Van Slyke each added a goal.
        For the game, Glenwood held a dominant 45-2 shots-on-goal advantage.
        Glenwood opens district play tonight at 5 p.m. at the Ram Soccer Fields.

    Glenwood 2,
    Denison 0

  • Newman, Tucker qualify for state tennis tournament

        Rachel Tucker and Grace Newman became just the third Glenwood doubles team to qualify for state after finishing second at the Class 1A, Region 2 meet in Red Oak on Thursday.

  • Pittmon’s big day leads East Mills Wolverines to top 10 showing

        DES MOINES - Nick Pittmon felt good.
        His legs were loose. The conditions were perfect. His head was clear and in the moment.

  • Glenwood boys seventh at state

        DES MOINES - The Glenwood boys track team didn’t repeat as Class 3A state champions at the Iowa State Track. But you’d be hard-pressed to a find a coach less disappointed with how his team performed than Glenwood boys coach Mark Starner.

  • Mills County Sheriff 5/23/12

        May 7 - Bryan Mick of Omaha reported a theft.
        May 7 - Vander Haag of Council Bluffs reported a burglary.
        May 7 - Douglas Lincoln of Pacific Junction reported a theft.
        May 8 - James Paul of Hastings reported a theft.
        May 9 - A&M Greenpower of Pacific Junction reported a theft.
        May 10 - Brian Knowlton of Wapakomets, Ohio reported a burglary.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 5/23/12

        April 29 – Erin Gray of Glenwood reported a simple assault on her daughter.
        May 3 – Deborah Wilcoxson of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        May 4 – Alexandra McGlade of Glenwood reported a harassment by personal conduct.
        May 5 – Jeffrey Jamison of Glenwood reported the theft of his motorcycle.
        May 6 – Emily Congdon of Glenwood reported a criminal mischief.

  • Mills County District Court May 23, 2012

    Kathleen Kilnoski
        Ryan Everett Curts, Carson - defendant, admits violation of probation on original charge of possession of a controlled substance, sentence of 28 days in county jail imposed, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
        Shawn W.C. Hazel, Omaha - driving a motor vehicle with a suspended license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $25 fine, court costs and fees.

  • Barcode Technology On Election Day

    Primary election voters residing in the city of Glenwood and Glenwood Township will have the opportunity to take part in a new electronic check-in process when they go to the polls June 5.

         Mills County is one of 55 counties in Iowa to implement a bar code scanning process designed to improve the election check-in process. Precinct Atlas is the name of the computer program established in Cerro Gordo County in north central Iowa. The program is the first of its kind in the country and has received positive reviews.