Knoxville — The count at the end of the evening on Saturday was in excess of $17,000 with a few items still be to accounted for. This surpasses last year's total by almost $3,000. Look for more details as they become available.
Wreaths placed at Graceland Cemetery
Volunteers braved a cold and blustery Saturday morning to lay wreaths in honor of Americans veterans at Graceland Cemetery.
Community responds to need
Since our last report, all 250 children, whose names were left with the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce in need of a Christmas gift, will have a present Christmas morning.
Nominations sought for Chamber Impact Awards
Nomination forms are available for the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce's annual IMPACT Awards.
KHC Receives Excellence in Patient Care Award for Doctor Communication
Knoxville Hospital & Clinics has received an Excellence in Patient Care award from Studer Group for their exemplary “doctor communication” ratings on the HCAHPS patient survey.
Red Ribbon Bakery receives check
Representatives from the Iowa Innovation Gateway were in Knoxville Monday to present Lisa Marshall with a check for $5,000.
Wreaths to be placed at Graceland Cemetery
The Oskaloosa/Mary Marion Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will conduct a Wreaths Across America ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 11 a.m., at Graceland Cemetery.
Ladies' Night is December 5
Knoxville businesses are working together to host a ladies' night event on Thursday, Dec. 5. On that night, several shops will be open until at least 8 p.m.
President Obama's Thanksgiving Declaration
Text of President Barack Obama's official Thanksgiving proclamation for 2013.
M-D kids collect for food pantry
Melcher-Dallas Elementary students exceeded their goal of collecting 1,000 items of food for the Melcher-Dallas Food Pantry.
Republicans host Veterans Day salute
The Marion County Republicans held a Salute to Veterans at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame and Museum this morning.
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