Digital Access

Digital Access
Access newtondailynews.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
News, sports, local and regional entertainment and more!

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.
Local

Jasper County Parents as Teachers to celebrate receiving Iowa Family Support Credential

The Jasper County Parents as Teachers has been awarded the Iowa Family Support Credential and will be celebrating this achievement from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Newton Public Library.

The Iowa Family Support Credential is awarded to family support and parent education programs that are validated through external evaluation to be in adherence to the Iowa Family Support Standards. The Jasper County Parents as Teachers will be presented with the Iowa Family Support plaque during the event, and the public is invited to attend for lunch and to be part of the celebration.

Jasper County Parents as Teachers, part of the Jasper County Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse, is only the 27th program in Iowa to achieve this honored distinction. To RSVP or learn more, contact program director Jackie Sparks at (641) 831-4531 or jccpca@gmail.com.

Loading more