Today's News

  • 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.

  • Glenwood boys second, girls fifth at Shen

        The Glenwood boys placed second while the girls were fifth at the Shenandoah Invitational Cross Country Meet on Thursday.
        The boys were edged by the host Class 3A No. 10 Mustangs 31-42 in the team standings.

  • Cowboys end Knights’ streak

        SIDNEY - All streaks eventually come to an end.
        The Fremont-Mills football teams’ streak came to an end on fourth down in Sidney on Friday.

  • Homecoming Hammerin’

        Turning in what coach Cory Faust called their most complete performance of the season, the Glenwood Rams rolled to a 35-15 homecoming victory over Sergeant Bluff – Luton Friday night at Ram Memorial Field.

     The win improved the Rams’ record to 2-4 on the season while Sergeant Bluff – Luton fell to 0-6.

  • Glenwood Senior Center Menu 10-3-12

    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.