Today's News

  • Tractors Headed To Belgium

    Five antique tractors from Mills County have begun a month-long journey to their new home in western Europe.

        The tractors were among 25 sold during an auction last month at the Robert Leick property north of Glenwood. Four of the tractors sold to online bidder Marc Geerkens of Belgium belonged to Leick. The fifth was owned by Elmer Niemoller of Mineola.

  • GCSD Revenue Purpose Statement

         On Feb. 7, Glenwood Community School District voters will have an opportunity to vote on a new Revenue Purpose Statement directing the school district's spending of its 1-cent sales tax revenues.

  • Medal Of Courage

    Glenwood's Ryan Sell was among four Omaha firefighters recognized last week with a Medal of Courage for their efforts in saving the life of a man trapped in a collapsed trench earlier this fall.

        Sell and fellow members of the Omaha Fire Depart-ment's Special Operations Team rescued 41-year-old Jeff Schnider during a delicate 3 1/2-hour operation on Sept. 16. Schnider, a plumber, was laying pipe in a new subdivision in west Omaha when the trench gave way.

  • A dozen Knights score in 89-23 rout

        Fremont-Mills had 12 different players score in an 89-23 victory over Heartland Christian last Tuesday.
        Fremont-Mills led 26-8 after a quarter and 51-14 at halftime.
        The Knights' Corey Morrical led the way with 16 points and Jace Kemp added 14. Logan Wood chipped in with 10 points while Chase McCollum and A.J. Scarborough added eight points each.
        Zach Nichols led Heartland Christian with 15 points.

    Fremont-Mills 52,
    Underwood 42

  • Wolverines get first win

        Katie Sowers and Devin Laughlin combined for 30 points as East Mills got its first win of the season with a 47-37 victory over Sidney on Friday.

  • East Mills boys basketball off to 4-0 start

        The East Mills boys basketball team had its 20-point first-half lead trimmed to as few as six in the second half before a fourth quarter Wolverines run put Sidney away 53-38 in Corner Conference basketball on Friday.

  • Rams sixth at West Des Moines tourney

        The trio of Glenwood wrestlers reached the finals and the Rams placed sixth as a team at the West Des Moines Valley Invitational on Saturday.

  • Creston downs Glenwood, 61-54

        Colby Taylor and Luke Neitzel combined for 35 points for Creston in a 61-54 victory over Glenwood in boys Hawkeye 10 Conference basketball on Friday.

  • Glenwood girls rout Creston, move to 5-0

        The Glenwood girls stayed perfect on the season with a 75-45 Hawkeye 10 Conference victory over Creston on Friday.

  • Williams, Fremont-Mills hot in 60-25 victory

        Macy Williams scored 22 points and Taryn Williams 11 for the Fremont-Mills girls basketball team in a 60-25 victory over Heartland Christian last Tuesday.
        The Knights dominated from the opening tip with a 20-2 run to start the game. Fremont-Mills also held a 41-22 rebounding edge and limited the Eagles to 27 percent shooting (10-of-37).
        Macy Williams made 10-of-15 shots, dished out six assists and grabbed five steals.