Steve Spriester, a 1985 graduate of Fremont-Mills High School, has been an integral member of the KSAT news team for nearly 30 years. KSAT is the No. 1-rated news station in San Antonio, Texas. (Courtesy Photo - Steve Spriester/KSAT)
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ROOTED IN MILLS COUNTY Fremont-Mills Alum Steve Spriester Enjoying Rewarding Career As Television Journalist There’s been a constant in Steve Spriester’s 35-year career as a television journalist – sharing stimulating stories that have had a positive impact on his community. From his reporting on...

Lisa Stewart is the Director Of Nutrition for the Council Bluffs Community School District.
2 weeks 5 days ago
Overseeing the nutrition program for a public school district with 8,880 students is an enormous responsibility that’s been both challenging and gratifying for Lisa (Lothrop) Stewart, a graduate of Glenwood Community High School. Stewart, a Registered Dietitian and School Nutrition Specialist, is...

Glenwood bicyclist Joe Edwards with his Mondial Award.
3 weeks 5 days ago
To some, its 24,854.8 miles. To others, 40,000 kilometers. In geographic terms, it’s roughly the circumference around the earth. For Joe Edwards, it’s the combined distance he’s bicycled across the United States in the last decade. Edwards is a randonneur, a practitioner of long-distance cycling....
East Mills and Fremont-Mills combined for four first team selections on the All-Corner Conference Basketball first team released last week....
March 4, 2024, 11:51 AM
Glenwood’s Kayden Anderson was tabbed for the first team on the All-Hawkeye 10 Conference basketball team released last week. Anderson was unanimous...
March 4, 2024, 11:49 AM

Glenwood Police Chief Eric Johansen demonstrates the Project Lifesaver bracelet with Sgt. Blake Westerhold.
The Glenwood Police Department has a new tool at its disposal to protect at-risk individuals who are prone to wander and become confused in their...
February 28, 2024, 2:06 PM
East Mills and Fremont-Mills combined for four first team selections on the All-Corner Conference Basketball first team released last week. Conference champion East Mills had two first team selections on the boys first team in Jackson Embree and Layne Mastin. Embree and Mastin were joined on the...
March 4, 2024

News


  • Glenwood Police Chief Eric Johansen demonstrates the Project Lifesaver bracelet with Sgt. Blake Westerhold.
    February 28, 2024
    The Glenwood Police Department has a new tool at its disposal to protect at-risk individuals who are prone to wander and become confused in their surroundings.Project Lifesaver is a search and rescue...

  • Polling sites will be open from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5.
    February 28, 2024
    As the vote to extend the Glenwood Community School District’s Revenue Purpose Statement grows near, the district is answering questions on what it has done and what it intends to do with the...

  • Steve Spriester, a 1985 graduate of Fremont-Mills High School, has been an integral member of the KSAT news team for nearly 30 years. KSAT is the No. 1-rated news station in San Antonio, Texas. (Courtesy Photo - Steve Spriester/KSAT)
    February 28, 2024
    ROOTED IN MILLS COUNTYFremont-Mills Alum Steve Spriester Enjoying Rewarding Career As Television JournalistThere’s been a constant in Steve Spriester’s 35-year career as a television...

Sports

  • March 4, 2024
    East Mills and Fremont-Mills combined for four first team selections on the All-Corner Conference Basketball first team released last week.Conference champion East Mills had two first team selections...
  • March 4, 2024
    Glenwood’s Kayden Anderson was tabbed for the first team on the All-Hawkeye 10 Conference basketball team released last week.Anderson was unanimous first team selection after helping to lead...
  • February 12, 2024
    Seven Glenwood wrestlers will compete in this week’s state tournament after a strong showing at the Class 2A state qualifying meet in Glenwood Saturday.The Rams’ Brody Black (106 pounds...

Features


  • Pat Staebell retired as the school counselor at Northeast Elementary at the end of the school year. He was a counselor at the school for 32 years.
    June 6, 2023
    Pat Staebell, the only school counselor Northeast Elementary has ever known, retired at the end of the 2022-23 school year.The LeMars native has been a fixture at the school since 1991.“I still...

  • GCHS Interim Principal Lorraine Duitsman
    May 30, 2023
     A new principal isn’t the only change coming to Glenwood Community High School.Following Principal Cole Albright’s sudden resignation earlier this month, the Glenwood Board of...

  • The Rhapsody In Gold vocal jazz choir from Glenwood Community High School earned a sixth-place trophy at last week’s Iowa Vocal Jazz Championships in Spirit Lake. From left: baritone Connor Edick, alto Evan Belt, tenor Dallis Taylor, soprano Aubrey Mullanix and bass Aaron McQueen.
    April 4, 2023
    The group may be small in numbers, but the Glenwood Jazz Choir made a loud statement at last week’s Iowa Vocal Jazz Championships.The five-member ensemble brought home a sixth-place trophy from...

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