Today's News

  • Speech Hall of Famer

    By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

    “Success breeds success” is the motto of Marrianne Driml.

    Driml certainly breeds success herself. She taught English, world literature and communications at Glenwood Community High School for 38 years, retiring in 2008. She coached the high school speech team for 31 years and still volunteers to help speech students.

    “I know I’ve coached 100 to 150 people,” Driml said.

  • Mills County Sheriff Report 10/23/13

        Oct. 10 – A vehicle driven by Mark Totasek of Omaha was westbound on Highway 34 when his vehicle blew a tire and struck a concrete barrier. No injuries were reported.

        Oct. 16 – Sta-Bilt Construction of Harlan reported a theft.
        Oct. 16 – Mickie Perian of Pacific Junction reported a trespassing.
        Oct. 18 – Lake Ohana Market reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 10-23-13

        Sept. 28 – A vehicle driven by Kaylena Pavelka of Glenwood was southbound on North Walnut Street when the vehicle left the road and struck a vehicle parked in a driveway and then a mailbox before continuing on to First Street. The driver was ticketed for OWI and numerous traffic offenses.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10/23/13

    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. & 1 - 4 p.m.; Sat.; 8 - 11 a.m.;
    Ladies’ Coffee: Mon.
    10 - 11 a.m.
    Cards, Table Games & Dominoes: Mon. - Fri. 1-4 p.m.
    (served at 11:45 M-F)
    $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Glenwood Community Elementary Schools Menu 10/23/13

    Glenwood Community Schools Oct. 24-30, 2013

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Breakfast Pizza.
        Friday - Cereal & Toast.
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers.
        Tuesday - Donut & Cheese Stick.
        Wednesday – Biscuit & Sausage Gravy.
        Thursday – Mini Corn Dogs, Broccoli Salad, Baked Beans, Fresh Red Grapes, Milk.

  • Rams drop third straight

    Trevor Frain raced 55 yards for a touchdown on Creston’s opening play from scrimmage and Glenwood never seemed to recover in a 49-21 Class 3A, District 1 loss on Friday.    

    Creston (5-2) sprinted out to a 28-0 lead before Glenwood got on the board just before halftime to make it 28-7 at the break.

  • Big plays carry Fremont-Mills to 52-12 victory win

    Fremont-Mills scored touchdowns on plays of 30, 33, 39, 43 and 68 yards as the Knights cruised to a 52-12 victory over Nishnabotna in Eight-Man, District 8 football Friday in Hamburg.

    “This was a very up and down game for us,” said Fremont-Mills coach Jeremy Christiansen. “We overwhelmed them at times but we also had a lot of breakdowns here and there.”

  • Knights can’t hold off Viqueens in Corner Conference championship

    For one game, the Fremont-Mills volleyball team showed defending nine-time champion Stanton it came to play in the Corner Conference championship match Thursday.

    “The girls came out like gangbusters,” said Fremont-Mills coach Tracy Malcom. “We went into this game driven. We say that before every game, and we were on as far as setting and hitting. We were sharp and polished. We were on target exactly where we wanted to be.”

  • Wolverines caged in 10-0 district loss to A-H-S-T

    MALVERN - If “three yards and a cloud of dust” is as old of a football adage as it is passé in today’s era of the spread offense then Friday night in Malvern must have looked like throwback night.

    A-H-S-T and East Mills engaged in a good, old fashioned slug fest that featured a combined 93 rushing attempts as the Vikings rode the game’s lone touchdown to a 10-0 victory over the Wolverines to stay perfect on the season and seal up the top spot in Class 1A, District 8.

  • Glenwood Community Elementary Schools Menu 10/16/13

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Waffle & Syrup.
        Friday - Cereal & Toast
        .Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tue.sday - Donut & Cheese Stick.
        Wednesday – Pan-cake on a Stick.

        Thursday – Chicken Nuggets, Steamed Broccoli, Celery Sticks, Fresh Sliced Watermelon, Homemade Roll, Milk.