Today's News

  • Bar Owner Unhappy With Police

    A Glenwood bar owner claims his business lost between $600 - $1,000 in sales because police officers refused to allow  his establishment to stay open an additional hour when Daylight Saving Time ended at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 11-14-12

    Glenwood Community Schools
    Nov. 15-21, 2012
    (100% fruit juice and milk served with breakfast)
        Thursday - Pancakes on a Stick
        Friday - Cereal & Crackers
        Monday - Cereal & Crackers
        Tuesday - Donut & Crackers
        Wednesday – No School


  • Mills County District Court 11/14/12

     Richard H. Davidson
        Zachary Aaron Rowan, Glenwood - O.W.I. (2nd offense), pleaded guilty, sentence suspended to seven days in county jail with credit given for time already served, one year probation, ordered to submit DNA, undergo substance abuse evaluation, pay $1,875 fine, court costs and fees.
    Jeffrey L. Larson

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 11-14-12

    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. & 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.

  • GOP Candidates Carry County

    As expected, Republican candidates prevailed in last Tuesday's general election in Mills County.
        Republicans Lonnie Mayberry and Ron Kohn were elected to occupy two seats on the Mills County Board of Supervisors, garnering 4,351 and 3,381 votes respectively. Jack May, a candidate by petition, finished a distant third with 2,657 votes.

  • All-State Music Honors

    The Glenwood Community High School Music Department was represented by 14 students auditioning for the Iowa All-State Chorus and Band on Oct. 20 at Harlan High School. Selection for membership in the All-State ensembles is the highest individual honor a high school musician can achieve. Approximately 17 percent of those that audition are selected for membership in these prestigious groups.

  • 90 Years Of Service

    In all reality, little has changed for the Glenwood Rotary Club over the past 90 years.

        Members still meet on Thursday nights for dinner and an evening of fellowship, the club has 22 members (the same number it had in 1922) and most importantly, the club is continuing its mission of giving back to the Glenwood Community.

  • Glenwood Community Schools Menu 11-7-12
  • Mills County District Court 11/7/12

    Judge Jeffrey Larson
        Justin T. Nuckolls, Pacific Junction – operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, pleaded guilty, ordered to pay $50 fine, court costs and fees.
        Dustin Wayne Griffin, Pacific Junction – defendant admits violation of probation, original sentence on charges of burglary and criminal mischief imposed.

  • Mills County Sheriff 11/7/12

        Oct. 26 – David Kowskie of Glenwood reported a theft.
        Oct. 26 – Amy Hummell of Emerson reported criminal mischief.

        Oct. 29 – A vehicle driven by Eric Parsons of Council Bluffs was southbound on 221st Street when the vehicle went off to the right and the drive over-corrected causing the vehicle to cross the center line and go off the road, strike a tree and roll over. The driver was transported to Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs.