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Today's News

  • Glenwood bounces back from first loss with 16-6 road victory

    Sydney Biermann and Erin Stanley each smacked home runs for Glenwood in a 16-6 softball victory in five innings at Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson Friday.

    The Rams (10-1), just one night after being no-hit in a 10-0 loss to Council Bluffs Lewis Central, were aggressive at the plate all night against the Yellow Jackets (4-4). After scoring five first inning runs, Glenwood added seven more in the fourth in  a game they never trailed in.

  • Highway 34 Crash Claims Life Of Clarinda Man

    A crash on U.S. Highway 34 south of Glenwood claimed the life of a 34-year-old Clarinda man last Tuesday, June 5. The accident occurred shortly after 12:15 p.m., one-half mile west of Kidd Road.

  • Rams stay perfect with sweep of Kuemper

    A pair of quick starts at the plate and a pair of equally impressive pitching performances from Sydney Biermann and Taryn Bertini helped Glenwood to a sweep of Kuemper Catholic in Hawkeye 10 Conference softball Thursday.

    Glenwood won game one 13-9 and then came back to shutout the Knights 9-0 in the nightcap. With the wins the Rams improve to 6-0 on the season.

    “Our girls are playing with a lot of confidence right now,” said Glenwood coach Kylie Stanton.

  • Rams’ season ends one win short of state

    The game wasn’t over at halftime but that was all Council Bluffs Lewis Central needed.

    The No. 1 ranked and two-time defending state champion Titans looked the part in the first half as their experienced, attacking front line picked Glenwood apart for six first half goals en route to a 9-0 victory to punch their ticket to state in the Class 2A, Region 2 finals in Council Bluffs Monday night.

  • Glenwood fourth at state team tennis

    WATERLOO - The Glenwood girls tennis team capped its historic season with a fourth place finish at the Class 1A, Girls State Tennis Tournament at the Byrnes Park Tennis Center in Waterloo Saturday.

  • Mills County Relay For Life Set For Saturday, June 9

    The 22nd annual Mills County Relay For Life (RFL) will be held Saturday, June 9, at Glenwood Lake Park. The event will begin with opening ceremonies at 5 p.m. and conclude with fireworks after the 10 p.m. closing ceremonies.

    The relay is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. This year’s relay will mark the third time the event is being held at the Davies Amphitheater and Glenwood Lake Park.

  • County Supervisor Richard Crouch Tops Challenger John Stacey In Republican Party Primary

    Incumbent Mills County Supervisor Richard Crouch advanced to the November general election by defeating challenger John Stacey, 600-268, in the June 5 Republican primary election.

  • Glenwood boys soccer season ends in district semifinals

    A two goal burst just before halftime turned a back-and-fourth 1-0 game into an insurmountable lead for Harlan in a 6-1 victory over Glenwood in the Class 2A, Substate 8 semifinals in Harlan last Wednesday.

    “We played a very good team tonight,” said Glenwood coach Cort Lovato. “They are fast and move the ball very well at all three levels of the field. We were able to play with them during stretches, however they were able to capitalize on our mistakes and put some in the net.”

  • Ram softball opens season 3-0

    Sydney Biermann and Brielle Smith each smacked home runs for Glenwood in a Hawkeye 10 Conference softball sweep of Council Bluffs St. Albert Thursday.

    Biermann tossed a 1-hitter in the Rams’ 10-0, five inning game one win. The junior struck out 10 and helper her cause at the plate with a grand slam and five total runs driven in for the game.

    In game two, Taryn Bertini recorded the win in the circle in the 13-1 victory that was stopped after three innings.
    Smith belted a two-run home run and Brooklyn Hanshaw stole four bases in the game two win.

  • Glenwood golfers fifth at Class 3A regionals

    The Glenwood girls placed fifth in the Class 3A Girls Golf, Region 2 state qualifier at River Valley Golf Course in Adel Monday.

    Creston shot a 341 to win the sectional title. Centerville was the runner up with a 371. Both punched their tickets to this week’s state golf meet at the Coldwater Golf Links in Ames.

    Two-time defending champion Atlantic was third with a round of 382.