Today's News

  • mills County District Court 4/17/13

    Richard H. Davidson
        Thomas James Adams, Glenwood – driving while license is barred (habitual offender), pleaded guilty, sentenced to 60 days in county jail with credit given for time served, one year probation, ordered to pay court costs and fees.
        Keith Alan Wilson II, Glenwood – found to be in violation of probation and in contempt of court on charge of sex offender registry violation, sentenced to 120 days in county jail, ordered to pay court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 04/17/13

        April 8 – Branden Blain of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        April 9 – Lincoln Farm and Home reported a gas drive-off.

  • Mills County Sheriff Report 4/17/13

        April 8 - Ashley Klindt of Henderson reported a harassment.
        April 9 - Charlie Dashner of Glenwood  reported a theft.
        April 14 - Roy Seeley of Pacific Junction reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Community School District Menu 04/17/13

    Glenwood Community Schools
    April 18-24, 2013

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Cheese Omelet & Muffin
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut or Yogurt
        Wednesday – Pan-cake on a Stick


  • County-wide Trail System Discussed

    Later this year, Mills County residents will likely be asked to give their opinion on the possible establishment of a county-wide trail system, one that would link the entire county to the 63-mile Wabash Trace Nature Trail.

    “It’s an idea that’s just being discussed and explored at this point,” Anne Smith of the Mills County Public Health Office said Friday. “We’re still in the early stages of exploring to see if people would want a county-wide trail system in Mills County.”

  • State Fire Marshal Approves Burn Ban

    A county-wide burning ban went into effect in Mills County at 4 p.m. Monday.

    Mills County Emergency Management Coordinator Larry Hurst said the ban prohibits all open burning in Mills County, including within the boundaries of all incorporated cities.

    “The conditions have been extremely dry over a long period of time,” Hurst said Friday when announcing the ban. “In the past few weeks, our local fire departments in Mills County have been getting called out on numerous grass and land fires.”

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 4/10/13

    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 School District Menu 04/10/13

    Glenwood Community Schools
    April 11-17, 2013

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Breakfast Wrap
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut or Yogurt
        Wednesday – Biscuit & Sausage Gravy
        Thursday - Chicken Nuggets, Steamed Corn, Cherry Tomatoes, Chilled Pears, Hot Roll, Milk.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 04/10/13


        March 28 – A vehicle driven by Jaelin Stanton of Glenwood was attempting to back out of a driveway on Sharp Street when a vehicle driven by Michael Ruby of Malvern, who was delivering mail along Sharp Street, struck Stanton’s vehicle.
        April 1 – A vehicle driven by Charles Caley of Glenwood failed to yield at a stop sign on eastbound Tyson Street and collided with a southbound vehicle driven by Cynthia Bell of Sidney, on South Locust Street, .

  • District Names New West Principal

    Glenwood Superintendent Devin Embray has formally recommended the hiring of Genie Wickham as the new principal at West Elementary School.

    If approved at the April 8 Glenwood Community School District Board of Directors’ meeting, Wickham would take over for Kevin Farmer as West’s new principal on July 1. Farmer announced in February he would be retiring at the end of the current school year.