Today's News

  • Nine Knights punch tickets to state track

    TABOR - The Fremont-Mills girls and boys track teams combined to punch nine tickets to the Iowa State Track Meet at Friday’s state qualifying meet on the Knights’ own track in Tabor.

    The Fremont-Mills girls squad was second in the team standings to regional champion Logan-Magnolia. Council Bluffs St. Albert, the defending Class 1A state champions, won the boys district crown with 146 points. The Knights placed third on the boys side with 80 points.

    The East Mills girls were ninth with 24 points while the Wolverine boys finished 10th with 22 points.

  • Glenwood girls dominate at state qualifier; boys third

    A year ago, the Glenwood girls track team qualified in 13 events but didn’t score a single point at the Iowa State Track Meet.

    With a school-record 16 event qualifiers this year after Friday’s state qualifying meet at Carroll – where the Rams won nine events and the regional title – needless to say, a scoreless finish on the blue oval at Drake this year appears unlikely.

  • Encouraging News For I-29, Highway 34 Repairs

    Two major highways in western Mills County damaged by Missouri River flooding could be reopened to traffic by the end of May.

    Interstate 29 (between U.S. Highway 34 and the Missouri border) and Highway 34 (between the I-29 interchange and Missouri River bridge) are targeted to open to “limited mobility” by the end of the month. Both highways received extensive damage during spring flooding and have been closed to traffic for nearly two months.

  • Abraham Lincoln hands Glenwood 8-1 dual loss

    Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln earned an 8-1 victory over Glenwood in non-conference boys tennis Thursday.

    The Lynx won five of six singles matches and swept the doubles portion in the win.

    The Rams’ lone win came in the No. 6 singles with Ryan Blum’s 8-5 victory over Mike Wales.

  • Rams bounce back for 8-0 win at Treynor

    Kyle Jorgensen, Sam Lampman, John Palmer and Turner Reich each scored two goals for Glenwood in an 8-0 victory over Treynor in boys soccer Thursday.

    Glenwood coach Cort Lovato said his team took control early and never let up.

    “The boys were able to score in the first couple minutes,” he said. “It was a big change from Tuesday at Sioux City North, which was our focus. We needed to come out and play at a fast pace. The boys were able to do that and continue the pace the rest of the half and game.”

  • Fremont-Mills wins fifth straight Corner crown

    TABOR - Different year, same result.

    The Fremont-Mills boys and the Sidney girls successfully defended their titles at the Corner Conference Track and Field Meet by each winning their fifth consecutive team title.

    The Knight boys squad out-paced the Sidney boys 166 to 148 for their crown while the Cowgirls edged Fremont-Mills in the girls standings, 157 to 142.

    The East Mills boys were sixth with 51 points and the girls finished fourth with 52 points.

  • Rams first, second at H-10 meet

    COUNCIL BLUFFS - The Glenwood girls scored a Hawkeye 10 Conference meet record 193 points to win their fifth team title in six years Thursday at Council Bluffs Lewis Central.

    The Rams ran away from the conference field with 193 points, the most ever amassed at the conference meet. Atlantic was a distant second with 115 points.

    The Glenwood boys were second in the team standings to Atlantic by a score of 145 to 125.

    The Glenwood girls won nine of 17 events, placed in the top three in five others and double-scored in a total of nine events.

  • Nickerson To Replace 'Hutch' As GCHS Principal

    Less than a month after Glenwood Community High School Principal Richard Hutchinson announced he was stepping down from his administrative position, his replacement has been named.

    And the school district didn’t have to go very far to get him.

    In a special meeting on Friday, the Glenwood Community School District Board of Education officially approved the hiring of Rick Nickerson as the new principal.

    Nickerson has served as assistant principal at the school since 2012.

  • Rams rout St. Albert 7-0

    The Glenwood boys soccer team continued its winning ways with a 7-0 rout of Council Bluffs St. Albert Thursday in Glenwood.

    The Rams (5-6), winners of their last three, picked up two first half goals and cruised to the win.

  • Rams cap perfect week with dual win

    The Glenwood boys gold team capped a perfect week with 157 to 189 dual victory over Council Bluffs St. Albert at Fox Run Golf Course in Council Bluffs.

    The Rams’ Ryan Leath shot a 1-over-par 37 to win top medalist honors at the dual. Medalist runner-up honors went to Glenwood’s Dax Lappala with a round of 39.