Ella Marvel performs with the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band during a Rams' football game.
1 day 11 hours ago
 A freshman baton twirler is bringing a new twist and new look to the halftime shows and on-field performances of the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band. Ella Marvel is believed to be the Marching Rams’ first baton twirler in 40 years. The daughter of Jeremy and Katy Marvel has been...

Glenwood's West Elementary School is one of only five schools in Iowa to receive Blue Ribbon School recognition from the U.S. Department of Education.
1 week 1 day ago
Glenwood’s West Elementary School has earned a rare and prestigious national honor. Friday, the U.S. Department of Education announced that West Elementary is among only five schools in the state of Iowa and 297 nationally to be named a Blue Ribbon School in 2022. In making the announcement, U.S....

Alex and Morgan Heard with babies, Arden (left) and River.
4 weeks 1 day ago
The old adage goes, “You want to hear God laugh? Make a plan.” After years of waiting, paperwork and legal hoops jumped through, Alex and Morgan Heard finally completed the adoption of their first child. Baby girl River arrived Nov. 11. One month later, the Heards got a second surprise: they were...

Queen candidates are (from left) Natalie Goodman, Miah Urban, Emily Williams and Aspen Crouse. King candidates are Davis McGrew, Mason Crouse, Peyton Embree and Ryan Stortenbecker. - COURTESY PHOTO / MALVERN LEADER
The East Mills Community School District is celebrating Homecoming this week. Coronation is taking place Wednesday in the high school gymnasium. A...
September 27, 2022, 5:37 PM
Discussions continue to take place concerning the future of the property that currently houses the Glenwood Resource Center (GRC). In April, Gov. Kim...
September 27, 2022, 5:29 PM

Fremont-Mills quarterback Taylor Reed breaks a tackle on first down run in the Knights’ 44-25 victory over East MIlls in Tabor Friday.
TABOR - Fremont-Mills overcame a slow start and erased a double-digit halftime deficit before pulling away for a 44-25 homecoming win over visiting...
September 26, 2022, 12:29 PM

Ella Marvel performs with the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band during a Rams' football game.
 A freshman baton twirler is bringing a new twist and new look to the halftime shows and on-field performances of the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band. Ella Marvel is believed to be the Marching Rams’ first baton twirler in 40 years. The daughter of Jeremy and Katy Marvel has been...
September 28, 2022

News


  • Ella Marvel performs with the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band during a Rams' football game.
    September 28, 2022
     A freshman baton twirler is bringing a new twist and new look to the halftime shows and on-field performances of the Glenwood Community High School Marching Band.Ella Marvel is believed to be...

  • Queen candidates are (from left) Natalie Goodman, Miah Urban, Emily Williams and Aspen Crouse. King candidates are Davis McGrew, Mason Crouse, Peyton Embree and Ryan Stortenbecker. - COURTESY PHOTO / MALVERN LEADER
    September 27, 2022
    The East Mills Community School District is celebrating Homecoming this week.Coronation is taking place Wednesday in the high school gymnasium.A community pep rally and bonfire are also planned for...
  • September 27, 2022
    Discussions continue to take place concerning the future of the property that currently houses the Glenwood Resource Center (GRC).In April, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the closure of the state-...

Sports


  • Kevin Coots placed ninth at the Harlan Invite Saturday.
    September 26, 2022
    The Glenwood girls and boys swept the team titles at the Harlan Cross Country Invitational Saturday at the Harlan Golf and Country Club.Behind Bryant Keller’s second place finish the Glenwood...

  • Payton Longmeyer darts through the Des Moines Hoover defense in Glenwood’s 49-7 victory Friday.
    September 26, 2022
    Glenwood scored the game’s first 42 points and Kayden Anderson finished with a career-high five touchdowns passes in the Rams’ 49-7 Class 4A, District 6 win over Des Moines Hoover Friday...

  • East Mills’ Miah Urban dishes up one of her game-high 29 set assists in last week’s win over Fremont-Mills.
    September 26, 2022
    East Mills knocked off Corner Conference rivals Sidney and Stanton on its way to the championship at the Bedford Volleyball Tournament Saturday.The Wolverines (22-7 overall, 3-1 in the conference)...

Features


  • The Kindness chains from Northeast Elementary School classrooms were linked together for the school assembly.
    March 29, 2022
    Simple acts and words of kindness were celebrated during an all-school assembly last week at Northeast Elementary School.Earlier this year, students at Northeast were challenged to do kind things and...

  • Glenwood had two high school jazz bands and one middle school jazz band perform at the Dick Bauman Jazz Festival.
    March 2, 2022
    Glenwood hosted the 23rd annual Dick Bauman Jazz Festival on President’s Day.High school and middle school bands from throughout southwest Iowa performed at Glenwood Community High School - in...

  • Ashlie Salazar
    February 22, 2022
    Ashlie Salazar may be Northeast Elementary School’s new principal but she’s not new to Glenwood.The Muscatine-native and current second grade teacher at Titan Hill Elementary in the...

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