Today's News

  • Essex ends Knights’ season

    TABOR - Essex pitcher Haley Fundermann held Fremont-Mills scoreless through six innings while the Trojan offense smacked 13 hits to end the Knights’ season with a 9-3 victory in the Class 1A, Region 8 softball quarterfinals last Wednesday.

  • Stanton steps down as Rams’ softball coach

    Glenwood softball coach Tim Stanton is stepping down as the Rams’ softball coach after 11 seasons at the helm.

    Stanton actually came to his decision to step down after this season a few years ago. Stanton’s daughter Jaelin, a starting second baseman for the Rams this season, graduated this year.

  • Rams fall in 1-0 Harlan heartbreaker

    Call it a fluke, a cruel twist of fate or a unlucky break – the result is the same.

    A pitch from Lisa Nebel got past catcher Bailey Starner and Harlan’s Logan Schaben slid in safely to score the game’s only run to end the Glenwood softball team’s season with a 1-0 loss in the Class 4A, Region 8 Quarterfinals at H. Jack Field Saturday.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 7/3/13

        July 8 – Robert Reeves of Glenwood reported  criminal mischief.
        July 11 – A motorcycle driven by Frank Trent of Cabot, Ariz., was westbound up a hill on Green St. when he attempted to turn north onto Grove St. and lost control of the vehicle, causing the driver to fall and strike his head on the pavement.
        The driver was wearing a helmet, but began to lose consciousness. He was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

  • Mills County Sheriff Report 7/17/13

        July 7 – A vehicle driven by Nancy Ruwe of Malvern was westbound on 221st St., southeast of Pacific Juntion, when she lost control of the vehicle, veered onto the  right shoulder, over-corrected and crossed the center line into the eastbound lane. The vehicle then went off the roadway to the right, where it struck a tree. The driver was transported to the University of Nebraska Medical Center by Pacific Junction Rescue.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 7/17/13

    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 drink & dessert.

  • Glenwood baseball splits with Kuemper Catholic

    The Glenwood baseball team stayed alive in the Hawkeye 10 Conference baseball title race with a split with Kuemper Catholic on Saturday in Carroll.

    The Rams (22-6 overall, 15-2 in the conference) dropped a 5-1 decision in game one and bounced back in the nightcap with a 15-4 victory.

    In game one, with a conference title potentially on the line for the Knights (22-6 overall, 16-2 in the conference) as well, Glenwood coach Bret Elam suspected his team would face the Knights’ ace in Chris Halbur (5-0).

  • Rams lock up second place in Hawk-10

    With Harlan running away with the Hawkeye 10- Conference softball crown with a near perfect 17-1 record, Glenwood softball coach Tim Stanton knew his team was out of the title hunt heading into its final weekend of conference play.

    But second place, Stanton knew, was there for the taking if the Rams could get past Kuemper Catholic in a rain postponed double-header in Carroll on Saturday.

  • Grassley Town Hall Meeting

    Immigration reform, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and gun control were three of the major topics addressed by Republican U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley during a town hall meeting in Glenwood last Monday, July 1.

    Grassley fielded questions for an hour from an audience of about 75 people at the Senior Center.
    The senator answered several questions about the effects the Affordable Care Act will have on Iowans.

  • Glenwood On Google Map

    Glenwood Community School District is hosting a Google Apps for Education Summit  July 15-16.
    The summit, which is co-sponsored by the school district and the Green Hills Area Education Agency, will bring southwest Iowa educators together to discuss using Google and Google apps in teaching and technology curriculum.