Today's News

  • Drainage Issue At New Glenwood City Hall

    Glenwood’s new City Hall renovation costs are going up.
        The Glenwood City Council approved over $10,000 at last Tuesday’s regular meeting to cover the costs to repair a drainage issue on the property.

        City financial director Brian Kissel said the new funds will be used to correct a flooding issue that was occurring in the basement of the City Hall property, located at 5 N. Vine St., when it was purchased this summer.

  • Plea Agreement?

    Mills County Attorney Eric Hansen said a plea agreement has been discussed, but he would like to see a former employee of the Mills County Treasurer’s Office serve time in jail for the alleged theft of around $35,000 from the auto department over a six-year period from 2005-2011.

  • 'Winter Warm Up' clothing donations

        Winter Warm-up will be held from 12 - 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, in the fellowship hall of Grace Methodist Church, 112 North Walnut, in Glenwood.
        Anyone needing a winter coat, hat, gloves, scarf, blanket, or other winter clothing, is invited to come and select the winter clothing needed - size infant to adult. There is no charge and no identification is required.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 10/17/12

        Aug. 24 - Yates Plumbing and Heating Reported a burglary and theft.
        Aug. 31 - Mariann Kinart of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Sept. 30 - Elizabeth Horn of Glenwood reported a simple assault.
        Oct. 1 - Bryson Mansfield of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.
        Oct. 1 - Cassandra Allen of Tabor reported an assault.
        Oct. 1 - Shelly Biggs of Glenwood reported a harassment and theft.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10-17-12

    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. • 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 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.)

  • Mills County District Court 10/17/12

    Jeffrey L. Larson
        Dee Dee Sue England, Glenwood – driving while license is barred (habitual offender), sentence suspended to seven days in jail, one year probation, ordered to pay $625 fine, court costs and fees.
        Shanna Marie Black, Glenwood – driving with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 10-17-12

    Glenwood Community Schools  Oct. 18-24, 2012

    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday – Pancake on a Stick
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut or Yogurt
        Wednesday – French Toast & Sausage
        Thursday - Mini Corn Dogs, Steamed Green Beans, Broccoli Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Pudding, Milk.

  • Furniture store has been a fixture on Square

        A retail fixture on the south side of Glenwood’s Town Square is closing its doors.

  • F-M downs Nishnabotna, 68-6

        A week after seeing its 16-game winning streak snapped, Fremont-Mills bounced back for a 68-6 victory over Nishnabotna on Friday.
        Fremont-Mills racked up 381 yards, including 316 on the ground, in the win.
        Mackenzie Lang rushed four times for 87 yards and a touchdown. The sophomore added a TD reception and picked off two passes on defense, returning one for a 35-yard touchdown.

  • Wolverines held to season-low 111 yards in 24-10 loss to A-H-S-T

        The East Mills football team dropped its third straight game on Friday with a 24-10 setback to A-H-S-T.
        The Wolverines (3-4 overall, 2-3 in the district) trailed 17-0 at the half as they struggled to move the ball against the aggressive Viking defense. East Mills finished with a season-low 111 total yards, including 37 yards rushing on 30 attempts.