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  • Heat Breaks Two Long-Standing Records Over Memorial Day Weekend
    by News on May 27, 2018 at 10:45 pm

    Two records for heat were shattered in Marion County over the weekend. The daytime high of 93 degrees Saturday afternoon broke a 38-year-old record of 91. Another record was crushed with 97 degree air reported for multiple hours Sunday, as the previous high mark of 93 was set in 1895. Heat index values will top […]

  • Sunday, May 27
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 12:21 pm

    Birthday Winner: Elaine Van Wyk Anniversary Winners: Non […]

  • Saturday, May 26
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 12:16 pm

    Birthday Winner: Richard Hunt Anniversary Winners: Sam & Jill Vande Weerd […]

  • State Bound: Pella Soccer Team Edges Fairfield for 5th-Ever State Trip
    by News on May 27, 2018 at 11:01 am

    Pella’s boys soccer team qualified for their 5th ever state tournament in the sweltering heat Saturday, edging Fairfield 2-1. Both teams were tied with under 14 minutes remaining in regulation, when Ethan Poulter extended his season school record of goals to 31 by finding the back of the net late, with Pella’s stellar defense holding […]

  • Panther Softball Takes Two In Centerville
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 10:59 am

    Knoxville got two wins in the Centerville Softball Invitational on a hot and humid day. The Panthers got by Keokuk 3-2. Reilly Finarty went five innings with four strikeouts and helped her own cause in a big way by slugging the season’s first home run. Maddy Findley got the other homer while Jordyn Franck had […]

  • Pella’s Galeazzi Cards 76 for Top 25 Finish at State Tournament
    by News on May 27, 2018 at 10:59 am

    Pella’s individual golfer in the Class 3A State Meet in Fort Dodge had a solid finish to his first ever trip to the final tournament of the season. Sophomore Luke Galeazzi carded a 76 Friday, good for 161 overall in the tournament, which placed in a tie for 25th out of 62 individuals participating in […]

  • Pella Softball Drops Two at North Polk Tournament
    by News on May 27, 2018 at 10:59 am

    After red hot bats were hitting early and often for the Lady Dutch in their first two games, their offensive production cooled off in the record breaking heat during tournament play Saturday. Pella fell 7-3 to Lynnville-Sully and 10-0 to North Polk. After racking up 27 hits in their first two games against Ballard and […]

  • Martensdale-St. Mary’s Shows Little Mercy In Win Over Twin Cedars
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 10:53 am

    Twin Cedars played one of the brand names of high school baseball in Iowa, and lost to Martensdale-St. Mary’s 16-1. The Sabers have a special Memorial Day game with B-C-L-U-W on Monday. […]

  • Anderson Amongst Fastest in Iowa
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 10:52 am

    Fresh off a state title last week at the Iowa High School State Track and Field Meet, PCM’s Noah Anderson validated himself as one of the fastest humans in the entire state. His 21.66 seconds time in the 200m dash not only allowed for a class 2A crown but also was near the top for […]

  • Long Ball Lifts Trojan Softball Past Raiders
    by Sports on May 27, 2018 at 10:52 am

    The Pleasantville softball team has had no shortage of offensive success in the first week of the season and the Trojans got it done with the long ball against Mount Ayer. Pleasantville went yard three different times in an 8-4 win to stay undefeated on the season. The Trojans struggled early, only mustering up two […]