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Today's News

  • Study Could Lead To An East Mills School Closure

    A facilities study by a Jefferson-based consulting firm could provide the blueprint for the future of the East Mills School District.

    The district has contracted with Iowa Schoolhouse Construction and Planning Services to conduct a facilities study of the district’s four buildings between Malvern and Hastings. The district formally approved a contract with Iowa Schoolhouse in January at a cost of $8,500.

  • Aquatic Center Plan Calls For Local Option Sales Tax To Relieve Property Tax Burden

    After weeks of analysis and number crunching, city officials and supporters of a $4.75 million aquatic center say they now have a clearer understanding of what the proposed project’s financial impact would be for Glenwood residents.
        

  • First Lady Of The Nebraska State Patrol

    By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

    Nebraska State Patrol Capt. Brenda Konfrst knew as a young adult what she wanted to do with her life.

    “I got to do a four-hour ride-along with a state trooper,” Konfrst said. “To this day, I cannot remember that trooper’s name, but I had a complete blast. It was something I was interested in to begin with, but that made me say ‘that’s what I want to be.’ ”

  • Glenwood's New Principal Coming From Urbandale

    Richard Hutchinson, Sr. has accepted the principal job at Glenwood Community High School. Hutchinson, 55, was one of seven candidates interviewed for the position that became open when current GCHS Principal Shane Stephens announced in March he was stepping down due to health issues. Hutchinson was offered and accepted the position last week. 

  • East Mills fourth, F-M seventh at Shen

    Travis Tupper and Sam Rew each won a gold medal for East Mills at the Mustang Relays in Shenandoah last Tuesday.

    Glenwood was the meet champion with 168 team points. East Mills finished fourth at the meet with 65 points.

    Tupper won the 200-meters and placed second in the 400 while Rew won gold in the high jump and placed sixth in the 110-meter high hurdles.

    Fremont-Mills placed seventh as a team with 57 team points.

  • Glenwood sends six to Drake Relays

    The Glenwood boys and girls track teams combined to qualify in six events at the 2014 Drake Relays this week in Des Moines.

    Dane Kruse qualified in the 110-meter high hurdles and will also run a leg of the 4x100-meter relay. Those who could run the 4x100 for Glenwood also include Jon Van Scoy, Mavrick Decker, Spencer Smith, Josh Lee and Nick Beier.

  • Glenwood wins 11 gold medals at Mustang Relays

    Track team victories don’t come more dominating than the Glenwood boy’s at the Mustang Relays in Shenandoah last Tuesday.

    Sure the Rams racked up 168 team points, nearly doubling up second place Clarinda’s 87 points, to win the team title. But it was how Glenwood did it that was impressive.

    The Rams won all six relays and compiled gold medals in five other events to literally run away with the meet title.

  • Glenwood second half too much for Cylones

    The Glenwood girls soccer team scored all four of its goals in the second half en route to a 4-0 Hawkeye 10 Conference victory over Harlan at Creighton University’s Morrison Stadium Thursday.

    After a scoreless first half in which Class 2A, No. 10 ranked Glenwood had plenty of chances to find the net, the Rams came out more aggressive in the second half but coach Amy Benson said other than a single lineup up change, she changed very little of her team’s strategy during the break.

  • Leu header lifts Rams to win

    OMAHA - Harlan was the aggressor early but a Ryan Leu header late was the difference for Class 2A, No. 10 ranked Glenwood the victor late in a 2-1 Hawkeye 10 Conference boys soccer match at Morrison Stadium on the campus of Creighton University Thursday.

  • Glenwood girls dominate field to win Ram Relays

    The Glenwood girls track team swept the field events and added six more gold medals to win their own Ram Relays Thursday.

    Glenwood racked up a dominating 206 team points to win their first Ram Relay title since 2002 and easily out-distance runner up Harlan’s 150.5 points. Clarinda was a distant third with 103 points.