Today's News

  • Creston gets defensive in win over Rams

        A tough Creston defensive effort limited Glenwood to just 193 total yards in a 14-0 loss on Friday at Ram Memorial Field.

  • Rams get pair of Hawk-10 wins

        Emily Blum smacked 11 kills and Grace Newman six for Glenwood in a 25-14, 25-16, 25-23 sweep of Denison on Thursday.
        As a team, the Rams (13-12 overall, 3-4 in the Hawkeye 10 Conference) had 23 kills in the win.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10-10-12

    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.

    Meals (served 11:45 M-F)
        $3.25 for Seniors 60 & up. Reserve day before by noon at 527-4213. Includes drinks & dessert.

  • Mills County Sheriff 10/10/12

        Sept. 14 – Jessica Appley of Red Oak reported arson.
        Sept. 15 – Jean Curtis of Hastings reported a burglary.
        Sept. 17 – Vanderhaag’s of Council Bluffs reported a burglary.
        Sept. 17 – Farm Service of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Sept. 18 – Carol Liles of Pacific Junction reported a burglary.
        Sept. 24 – U.S. Cellular of Omaha reported a theft.

  • Glenwood Police Reports 10/10/12

        Sept. 21 – Garland Larsen of Glenwood reported a harassment.
        Sept. 21 – Glenwood Water Department reported a theft.
        Sept. 22 – West Elementary School in Glenwood reported a burglary.
        Sept. 26 – Smiley’s Garage of Glenwood reported a burglary and theft.


  • City Suspends Recycling Fee

         The Glenwood City Council has voted to suspend the collection of its $1.25 recycling fee from city residents after closing its recycling center Oct. 1.
        The city voted in July to terminate its contract with Dihne Recycling and closed the Tyson Street recycling drop off location Oct. 1. The recycling center had been plagued for years by complaints about its unsightly appearance and costs associated with the site.

  • A Sobering Message

    High school and middle school students from Glenwood were reminded of the importance of making smart choices during a special homecoming week presentation by the survivor of a fiery automobile crash.

  • Oak Township Projects Debated

    Two projects being proposed in Oak Township were the focus of debate and sometimes contentious discussion during a 3.5-hour meeting of the Mills County Zoning Board of Adjustments Tuesday, Sept. 25.

        By the time the night was over, the board had approved one special use permit and tabled another.

  • Rams 3-2 at Tri-Center volleyball tourney

        The Glenwood volleyball team placed third at the Tri-Center Invitational on Saturday.
        Glenwood finished the day with a 3-2 record, recording wins over A-H-S-T 21-17, 21-8, Adair-Casey  21-16, 21-14 and Riverside  21-11, 21-16. The Rams dropped decisions to Red Oak 14-21, 19-21 and the host Tigers 23-21, 14-21, 11-21
        "This was a good tournament for us,” said Glenwood coach Maria Jacobus.
        Emily Blum and Bailey Starner were named to the all-tournament team

  • Underwood rallies from 19 down to defeat East Mills

        Underwood battled back from 19-0 against East Mills to score 28 unanswered points in a 28-19 victory over the Wolverines on Friday.
        East Mills (3-3 overall, 2-2 in the district) took advantage of three Underwood turnovers in the first half to build its lead. All three Eagle turnovers led to Wolverines scores.
        Caleb Barney got East Mills on the board early in the second quarter, scoring on an 88-yard run.