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Today's News

  • East Mills’ Schraft leads area Drake qualifiers

    East Mills’ Janette Schraft will compete in four events at the 109th running of the Drake Relays which begins Thursday in Des Moines.

    Schraft will be running the 400-meter hurdles, the 800, the 1,500 and 3,000-meters at Drake Stadium.
    Glenwood will also be well represented at Drake with five qualifiers.

    The girls’ 4x100-meter relay team will run on the blue oval, as will the boys 4x100 team.

  • Rams run well at Kansas tune-up for Drake Relays

    The Glenwood boys and girls track team got in a nice primer meet for the upcoming Drake Relays by traveling to the Kansas Relays in Lawrence, Kan. last weekend.

    The Glenwood boys qualified in five events for the Kansa Relays: Nate Kennedy in the 100-meter and 400-meter dash and the Rams’ 4x100, 4x200 and the 4x400-meter relays qualified for Kansas.

  • FM girls seventh, boys ninth at Underwood meet

    The Fremont-Mills girls and boys track teams traveled to the Underwood Co-ed Invitational Friday.

    The Knights girls placed seventh as a team with 50.25 points and the boys finished with 34 points to place ninth.

    The host Eagles swept the girls and boys team titles with 108 and 141 points, respectively.

    Sophie Phillips and Clara Schaaf has strong days for the Fremont-Mills girls.

  • Ram tennis tops LC, improves to 7-0

    The Glenwood girls tennis team knocked off previously unbeaten Council Bluffs Lewis Central and ran its record to 7-0 on the season in an 8-1 Hawkeye 10 Conference victory Friday.

  • Rams’ depth comes up big at own Relays

    The Glenwood girls won just two events at it’s own Ram Relays Thursday.

    And they still won the meet in a crowded field of top teams in southwest Iowa.

    “It was just another great team effort,” said Glenwood coach Cory Faust. “The girls are doing a good job of controlling their attitude, effort, and preparation, and we have some upperclassmen who really set the tone well with their leadership.”

  • Supervisors appoint Ford to county treasurer’s post

    A familiar face at the county courthouse has been appointed to the position of Mills County Treasurer.

    Jill Ford was administered her oath of office last week after her appointment was formally approved by the Mills County Board of Supervisors. She replaces Becky Killpack, who resigned earlier this year to take a position in the Pottawattamie County Treasurer’s Office.

  • F-M girls fourth at AHSTW Co-ed meet

    The Fremont-Mills girls track team finished fourth at the AHSTW Co-Ed Relays Thursday in  Avoca.

    The Knights won three events and placed in the top three in four others to finish with 103 points. Underwood was the meet champion with 164 points.

    Clara Schaaf won gold in the long jump and the 100-meter hurdles and Sophie Phillips bested the field in the discus to pace Fremont-Mills.

    The East Mills girls placed sixth as a team behind top finished by Janette Schraft in the 400-meters, 1,500-meters and 3,200-meters.

  • T.J.’s ‘own goal’ helps Rams improve to 2-0

    The Glenwood boys soccer team stayed perfect on the season with a 2-1 road win thanks to a fortuitous bounce off a Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson defender on Thursday.

    With the match knotted at 1-1, a throw in by the Rams’ Trevor Stanley ricocheted off a Yellowjacket defender and into their own goal for what turned out to be the game-winner.

    Glenwood coach Cory Lovato said the win was big for his team on a night they were short-handed. The Rams had just 13 players suited up and only one sub played all game.

  • Glenwood girls down A.L 1-0

    Mia McCorkle’s goal in the eighth minute was all Glenwood needed in a 1-0 victory over Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln Thursday.

    McCorkle’s goal came on a wild play when a through ball from Kari Schuppan was mishandled and ultimately bobbled away by the Lynx’s goal-keeper. McCorkle didn’t give up on the ball, tracked it down and booted in the score.

  • Rams sweep in season openers

    The Glenwood girls tennis team opened its season Thursday with a pair of home victories over Sioux City East and Sioux City West.

    The Rams were perfect in a 9-0 win over East and a 9-0 win over West.

    Glenwood never trailed and never gave up more than two games in the win over East. Ellie Osterloh, Brooklyn Taylor, Ruby Crow and Cameron Rounds all shutout their opponents in singles matches.